Sounds of summer
k WARMER WEATHER makes some music fans long to hear hot musicians. Entertainment Extra offers a list of musicians, including Bruce Springsteen, above, scheduled to play in Ohio in coming months.
WAR IN IRAQ
kTHE BODIES of more than 50 people have been fished out of the Tigris River south of Baghdad, and officials said Wednesday that they may be the corpses of hostages.
Love for literature
k ABOUT 3,000 pupils have gathered for the English Festival at Youngstown State University. The event offers workshops, writing contests and more.
Teacher hits bus, charged with DUI
kA TEACHER from Lloyd Elementary in Austintown was charged with DUI after she hit a bus on her way to school Wednesday.
k TOENAIL FUNGUS can be a difficult ailment to alleviate. A writer tells Joe and Teresa Graedon that cornmeal can help fix those toes.
Fears of inflation
k THE FEDERAL RESERVE sounded a warning about inflation in its Beige Book report, saying business activity expanded in some regions, but it was being accompanied by higher prices.
Babies need help
k WORLD LEADERS must not delay launching an aggressive campaign to reverse the skyrocketing infant mortality rate, a Vindicator editorial says.
k YSU'S FOOTBALL TEAM prepares for its spring jersey scrimmage 3:30 p.m. Friday at Stambaugh Stadium. Coach Jon Heacock sizes up the team.