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FRIDAY'S DRAWINGS

OHIO Night drawings: Mega Millions: 11-19-28-32-45 Mega Ball: 10 Pick 3: 0-5-6 Pick 4: 7-2-1-3


MOUNTAINEER RESULTS FRIDAY

MOUNTAINEER RESULTS FRIDAY 1st--Special Offer (Beech) 15.406.803.60 Castle Hill (Davila)


Spring tea serves as fund-raiser

Reservations for the tea party are due by April 13. POLAND -- The meeting room at Poland Library,


Mayfair in lead, weather winning

Mayfair was one of 63 players who did not finish their round. ASSOCIATED PRESS DULUTH, Ga. --


Director finds a piece of himself in 'Millions'

A career of departures turns in yet another direction. By DIXIE REID SCRIPPS HOWARD Danny


HOW HE SEES IT Beware the man with short index finger

Opinion: By BILL FERGUSON KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS Hey guys -- have you been thinking about signing up


Museum offers spin through history

The facility is the only outdoor windmill museum in the nation. KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- At the


TELEVISION Kojak returns to cable

This Kojak follows a different New York street. By DUSTY SAUNDERS SCRIPPS HOWARD NEWS SERVICE


Indians beat Braves -- then lose in 10th

The Pirates beat the Twins in a regular season tuneup. ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA -- Tim Hudson


WINNING NUMBERS | March 26-April 1

OHIO Friday 4/1 Night drawings: Pick 3, Pick 4, Buckeye 5, Mega Millions, Mega Ball, Day


Near-perfect lap gives Herta pole

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Bryan Herta felt the pressure after messing up the lap that was


Area residents flock together in Florida

There were 95 relocated Newton Falls Tigers in attendance this winter. DAVENPORT, Fla. -- Some


Clijsters rebounds from injury, tops Sharapova for the Nasdaq title

Roger Federer plays Rafael Nadal for the men's title today. KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) -- From corner


MONDAY

MONDAY XWoodland will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the village recreation center. TUESDAY XA 40th


COSMETICS Makeup counter offers some real dangers, too

Bacteria showed up when students tested at department stores. STAMFORD ADVOCATE The siren songs


West gets tourism boost

The nearing bicentennial of the historical journey has tourists stopping at sites. BISMARCK, N.D.


Deron starts with D: Illini guard shuts down Garcia

The Louisville standout scored a season-low four points on 2 of 10 shooting. ST. LOUIS (AP) --


Powell steps up for 2nd-half surge

After early foul trouble, Illinois' big man finished with 20 points. ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Roger


Schwellinger- Thomas date set for late summer

XEngaged and planning a summer wedding are Susan Schwellinger and Travis Thomas, 524 E. Liberty St.,


LIFE & amp;WORK

LIFE & amp;WORK Time change pains k DAYLIGHT-SAVING TIME, which began at 2 a.m. today,


Styles have changed over time

The most important step was the invention of the overhead garage door. KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS


U.N. chief jumps the gun in saying he won't resign

Opinion: United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan's "Hell no" reply when asked if he would resign in light


Mahoning Valley students win Achievement Scholarships

More than 120,000 students were in the competition. The National Achievement Scholarship program


PLAY BALL! Schilling, Bonds begin on sidelines

The American League season opens tonight in Yankee Stadium. By RONALD BLUM ASSOCIATED PRESS


Local residents sing the pontiff's praises

A Valley Jewish organization praised the pope for improving relations between Jews and Catholics.


Interest in garden items is blossoming

Gardening was an important pastime in America in the late 19th century. By the middle of the


WHAT TO DO

WHAT TO DO Experts agree the risk of contracting an infection from using samples at the makeup


FUGITIVE OF WEEK

FUGITIVE OF WEEK John Bryant The FBI and Crime Stoppers of Greater Youngstown are asking the


Richter-Kiraly ceremony set for September 2006

XNEWTON FALLS -- David and Debi Richter 15034 Robinson Road, are announcing the engagement of their


Floods are nature's way of showing who's boss

Opinion: Floods are nature's way of showing who's boss EDITOR: In response to the letter of March 27,


SATURDAY'S RESULTS TRACK AND FIELD WARD INVITATIONAL

SATURDAY'S RESULTS TRACK AND FIELD WARD INVITATIONAL (At East Palestine High School) BOYS Team


TIME CHANGE

TIME CHANGE It's time to spring ahead and lose an hour of sleep. Daylight savings time begins at 2


HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY Mildred Brant

Birth date: March 20, 1905. Residence: Boardman. Celebration: A party was held March 20 at Mr.


Fighting on a second front

Opinion: Miami Herald: Military veterans who fight and are injured in service to their country shouldn't have


PLAYERPOST.HT.WT.YEARHOMETOWN

PLAYERPOST.HT.WT.YEARHOMETOWN 1-Jason PerryCB5-8160Jr.Warrensville Heights. 2-Mike AndrewsLB6-


UHS STUDENTS INDUCTED

UHS students inducted YOUNGSTOWN -- Ursuline High School recently inducted the following students


SCHIAVO CASE Faiths differ on theology of dying

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR Editor's note: Prior to the death of Terri Schiavo on March 31, the


'ALL MY CHILDREN'

'ALL MY CHILDREN' While Lily identified Braden as the man who killed Edmund, Ethan still insisted


Twins survive struggle in womb

In about half of the cases of this rare condition, both twins die. YOUNGSTOWN -- Connor and


Playhouse production will bring art alive

The fun-filled evening will start with a benefit party. YOUNGSTOWN -- Arts Alive II, a benefit


Tennessee's next big test is upstart Michigan State

The Lady Vols have the most tradition of the Final Four teams. ASSOCIATED PRESS INDIANAPOLIS --


3 picked for Hall of Fame

Ken Jakubec, Gaza Kochy and Ron Voitus have been honored. YOUNGSTOWN -- The Youngstown Road


Police probe theft of $30,000 from charitable agency

No charges have been filed in the case. YOUNGSTOWN -- City police are investigating the theft of


Shues plan movie project

Shues plan movie project LOS ANGELES -- When we say "Gracie" is a family flick, we mean it. That


SCOUTS

SCOUTS Harvey honored Brandon E. Harvey, son of Larry and Phyllis Harvey of Austintown, received


Augustus overwhelming choice as player of year; McCallie tabbed

Their teams could meet in the NCAA Championship game on Tuesday. INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- LSU's


MAHONING COUNTY

MAHONING COUNTY Forum Health At Home offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays at 11 locations in


Ramsbottom 50th celebrated at party hosted by children

XSTRUTHERS -- Brad and Dorothy Ramsbottom of Struthers celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary


Choffin Career Center now features its own production studio.

Choffin Career Center now features its own production studio. YOUNGSTOWN -- Unlike many movie and


About that lost hour

About that lost hour kThe Vindicator surveyed Valley residents on what hour of the day would they


Feds to meet with Warren, police officials

By PEGGY SINKOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL STAFF WARREN -- Officials from the U.S. Justice


Madsen goes for 20 career wins at Ohio State

COLUMBUS -- Pitcher Mike Madsen of Canfield is in his last season for the Ohio State University


Air quality in Mahoning Valley to be forecast daily

AUSTINTOWN -- The Eastgate Regional Council of Governments has begun daily air quality forecasts.


Cerny pitches Lakeview past Ursuline, 4-1

YOUNGSTOWN -- Freshman Kailynn Cerny allowed only three hits and struck out six as Lakeview High


Use a helper with your circular saw

If you don't use your power tools on a pretty regular basis, you may need a little bit of help when


Ex-Harding girls basketball coach pleads innocent to killing his wife

Her body was found in a closet in the couple's home. By PEGGY SINKOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL


'HOTEL'

'HOTEL' Moby V2, s Need a good night's sleep? Check into Moby's "Hotel," because the sample-


SOFTBALL Canfield wins S.C. tourney; Boardman is 3rd

Mooney posted its first win while South Range won a league game. MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Freshman


& lt;B & gt;ALEXANDER, & lt;/B & gt; Pearl Josephine, 78, of

& lt;B & gt;ALEXANDER, & lt;/B & gt; Pearl Josephine, 78, of Youngstown, formerly of


Rental cars cheaper at nonairport sites

Rental cars cheaper at nonairport sites WASHINGTON -- Taxes and fees for car rentals this year


Butt of unkind jokes should find new friends

Dear Annie: I am a 16-year-old girl having trouble with teasing. I've had low self-confidence issues


Blasko-Dunn date announced by their parents

XThe engagement of Joy Elizabeth Blasko of Boardman and Joshua Matthew Dunn of Negley is being


55-PLUS MINERAL RIDGE

55-PLUS MINERAL RIDGE XMembers of 55-Plus Club of Mineral Ridge will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at


The pet adoption reunited one man with his dog who had run away.

The pet adoption reunited one man with his dog who had run away. BOARDMAN -- Anyone familiar with


HOW HE SEES IT Cobalt could show way to brighter future

Opinion: By ERIC PLANEY SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR Sunday morning, my good friend Tony Paolone (another


& lt;B & gt;BOBBY, & lt;/B & gt; Margaret A., 64, of Boardman;

& lt;B & gt;BOBBY, & lt;/B & gt; Margaret A., 64, of Boardman; calling hours Tuesday


'1-2-3 IMAGINE' Sesame Street Live fascinates children

Adults can come under the spell as well. By L. CROW VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT YOUNGSTOWN --


MiniPage activities meet many state and national educational standards. This week's standards:

MiniPage activities meet many state and national educational standards. This week's standards:


MUSLIM FAITH Pair of women work toward changing face of Islam

Many believe it is a violation of Islamic law when a woman leads men in prayer. During her


Has-been assessments disturb retiring Wallace

The former series champion has struggled since 2003. BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- Nothing makes Rusty


Licenses for dogs to be inspected in Mercer County

MERCER, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement will


Mourners gathered in St. Peter's Square and Poland to honor 'a marvelous man.'

Mourners gathered in St. Peter's Square and Poland to honor 'a marvelous man.' VATICAN CITY (AP)


SPRING TRENDS Suited for action

You don't have to reserve new spring clothes for picnics and parties. Many of the season's freshest


High-flying fun

THE VINDICATOR GRAVITY HAS ITS ADVANTAGES BUT weightlessness is where all of the fun is. At least


West Branch, Leetonia win division titles at Cope

North Canton won the Division I and overall championship. SALEM -- North Canton Hoover, West


Barry Bonds placed on 15-day DL

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants placed Barry Bonds on the 15-day disabled list


Tibetan healing arts tour to stop in Girard

GIRARD -- The Sacred Earth and Healing Arts of Tibet, a national tour of representatives from the


Research focuses on heart disease

DALLAS MORNING NEWS DALLAS -- New research from two teams of Dallas scientists may lead to better


YMCA aims to build new branch

The Boardman branch has about 12,000 members. By DENISE DICK VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER


hOhio photographer publishes new book

hOhio photographer publishes new book Environmental photographer Ian Adams, a Cuyahoga Falls


COMPOSTING SEMINARS

Composting seminars CANFIELD -- The Green Team, Mahoning County's recycling agency, will host two


PULSE TEEN CLUB

PULSE TEEN CLUB Concert schedule Avon Oaks Ballroom will host a grand opening April 9 of a new


Petland store chain says new law in Athens unfairly singles it out

Athens hopes the law reduces the number of pets the shelter kills each year. ATHENS (AP) -- A pet


Client initiated sex, attorney says

The encounter took place while the assistant prosecutor worked in his private practice. By


Runners ward off uninvited April chills

Harding's Jay Provitt was named MVP of the East Palestine invitational. By JOE SCALZO VINDICATOR


Parasites may be the cause of her guinea pig's irritability

Dear Heloise: I read the letter from a reader about her problems with her guinea pig. Perhaps she


Top 10

TOP 10 Golf courses The top public courses (with greens fees) in America, from Golf Magazine:


HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL DeChellis' triples lead Range

Springfield and Western Reserve posted non-league victories. STRUTHERS -- Joe Marino's double and


Billboards are no substitute for show of force on streets

Opinion: Just days after U.S. Attorney Greg White, U.S. Marshal Peter J. Elliot and Youngstown Police Chief


Provocative play prompts discourse

Talking about attitudes proves to be a part of the process. By L. CROW VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT


'So glad to be back' in Struthers

The private circus is used to raise money for various charities. STRUTHERS -- Leland Clegg is


HOW HE SEES IT U.S. gives Pakistan, its ally, a pass

Opinion: By DANIEL SNEIDER KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS President Bush and his administration have no problem


CAL THOMAS Liberal bias in colleges bleeds into classrooms

Opinion: You had better sit down and firmly grip your bowl of Corn Flakes while reading this shocking news:


Today is Saturday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2005. There are 273 days left in the year. A reminder:

Opinion: Today is Saturday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2005. There are 273 days left in the year. A reminder:


Pope John Paul II

Opinion: Members of an entire generation of Catholics have been baptized, received their first Holy


EMPLOYMENT City job fair held for first time

The organizer hopes to make it an annual event. YOUNGSTOWN -- Nicholas Inchak is keeping his


VETERANS

VETERANS Brooks to speak YOUNGSTOWN -- Brig. Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, U.S. Army Chief of Public


Company may change tune about breaks

The company criticized Boeing for accepting similar tax reductions. SEATTLE (AP) -- The parent of


NBA ROUNDUP | News and notes

Race for final playoff spots tight: Recent slumps have all but removed the New York Knicks from the


NBA ROUNDUP | Friday's other games

Mavericks 100, 76ers 83 PHILADELPHIA -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 29 points, going 14-for-14 from the


The Vindicator

The Vindicator UNDER THE LIGHTS: Svetlana performs her aerial chiffon during the opening night of


Divine Mercy services

Divine Mercy services CAMPBELL -- The public is invited to join St. Elizabeth, St. John the


information

INFORMATION If you go Mid-America Windmill Museum: www.midamericawindmillmuseum.com or (260)


hanks in part to Andrew Revella's vision, many teenagers soon will find themselves in tune with another positive beat.

hanks in part to Andrew Revella's vision, many teenagers soon will find themselves in tune with


WFMJ again clear winner of sweeps

News holds its own with the overall audience. THE VINDICATOR YOUNGSTOWN -- If ever there was a


St. Paul Homes set to open new facility

The health care center will be able to serve 192 residents. GREENVILLE, Pa. -- St. Paul Homes


GARDEN FORUM | Activities planned

Call Eleanor Young, (330) 758-8273, or Dorothy Haddox, (330) 799-1613, for reservations or


SPRING TRAINING STANDINGS AMERICAN LEAGUE

SPRING TRAINING STANDINGS AMERICAN LEAGUE WLPct Toronto169.640 Los Angeles1811.621


MIKE HARDEN Stained-glass artist concentrates on his message

Michael Whapham remembers precisely what led him to his youthful fascination with stained glass:


It is a question of life, death and cost

Opinion: By JAMES P. PINKERTON LONG ISLAND NEWSDAY The Terri Schiavo case reminds us that Americans are


EXHIBITION BASEBALL AT A GLANCE

SPRING TRAINING STANDINGS AMERICAN LEAGUE WLPct Los Angeles1911.633 Toronto1610.615


SIGNATURE EVENTS IN 2005

SIGNATURE EVENTS IN 2005 June 1 to July 4, "Explore! The Big Sky," Fort Benton, Great Falls,


Today is Sunday, April 3, the 93rd day of 2005. There are 272 days left in the year. On this date in

Today is Sunday, April 3, the 93rd day of 2005. There are 272 days left in the year. On this date in


High Fly streaks to Fla. win

Trainer Nick Zito snapped his winless streak in the Florida Derby. HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) --


Sharing realities of school

The teacher hopes her experiences give people an even-handed perspective. CLEVELAND (AP) -- The


'Forget-Me-Not' gala focuses on the future

The black-tie event will feature a tribute to retired Judge Robert Lisotto. BOARDMAN -- Plans are


Doors available in many styles

A door can cost from around $900 to more than $10,000. KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS SANTA ANA,


Spring wedding for Kelly Naples, Marek Radomski

XCANFIELD -- George and Robin Naples, 166 Hilltop Blvd., are announcing the engagement of their


YSU

YSU Basketball program needs cash for better salaries Fanfare: This is not an indictment or


LECTURE WEDNESDAY

Lecture Wednesday SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. -- Dr. Alondra Oubre, a medical anthropologist and author of


IRAQ 32 injured in attack on Abu Ghraib

A lieutenant said the attack was well-organized. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Insurgents attacked the Abu


The vicar of Vatican City told thousands in St. Peter's Square that death was imminent.

The vicar of Vatican City told thousands in St. Peter's Square that death was imminent. CHICAGO


BASEBALL Red Sox, Yankees launch season

The longtime rivalry resumes tonight in Yankee Stadium. NEW YORK (AP) -- They are linked, like


Speaker tells students how to meet, date, mate

Ellen Gootblatt gave no-nonsense advice about how to find a mate for life. YOUNGSTOWN -- Ellen


300 GAMES

300 GAMES Arrowhead Lanes: Mark Towler Jr. in S.A.B.A. Tour. Bellwick: Rex Rager in Spiech


NBA Cavaliers take royal beating as Kings score season high

Cleveland fell to sixth place in the East with the 128-109 blowout loss. CLEVELAND (AP) -- For


Sabathia is centerpiece, eyes return to playoffs

He was a rookie four seasons ago when Cleveland made the playoffs. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Four Octobers


PREP SPORTS AT A GLANCE

FRIDAY'S SCORES BASEBALL Hubbard 3, Chaney 1 Western Reserve 14-18, Rayen 4-0 Canton Central