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Activist targets justice's home for development

Village officials resist suggestions to turn the house into a commercial resort. LOS ANGELES TIMES

MAHONING COUNTY COMMISSIONERS 4 public utilities contracts approved

The Mahoning Avenue bridge will be renamed to honor Joseph Caskey. By NANCY TULLIS VINDICATOR

Strike stuns leader of ACE

There are no negotiating sessions scheduled between the two sides. By DAVID SKOLNICK VINDICATOR

Smoke bomb does damage to vehicle

YOUNGSTOWN -- A smoke bomb placed under a 2003 Ford Sport Wagon owned by a Cardinal Mooney High

49ers count on Nolan to find success

Success with Baltimore was a key factor in the hiring. KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS SANTA CLARA,

Masters rental buildings to be demolished for parking lot

The CIC property committee didn't have enough members to take action. By DAVID SKOLNICK

Man sentenced 3 years for shooting

YOUNGSTOWN -- A Campbell man received a six-year sentence Tuesday for his involvement in a 1999

AUSTINTOWN Board, teachers approve contract for next two years

Teachers agreed to pick up a portion of their health care costs. By JEANNE STARMACK VINDICATOR

Thinking outside the typical cob

By STEPHANIE WITT SEDGWICK WASHINGTON POST Corn has sweet pleasures all its own. With just a

On 'Yo Mamma' show, Fez will look for trash-talkers

On 'Yo Mamma' show, Fez will look for trash-talkers NEW YORK -- Wilmer Valderrama, who plays Fez

MAHONING COUNTY Trial date scheduled for Beaver Twp. man

The lawyer for Christopher Aczel wants his client's bond to be reduced. YOUNGSTOWN -- Trial is set

MERCER CO. Copy machine leasing discussed

Commissioners discussed what to do with the former county jail. By MARY GRZEBIENIAK VINDICATOR

Senior quarterback's patience is rewarded

He first played wide receiver, flanker, running back and slotback. KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS

SCHOOLS Officials reach consensus on site for new facility

The new building would enhance the Williard Avenue neighborhood, the mayor says. By PETER H.

October wedding for Miss Giuliani, Mr. Richardson

XPlans for the autumn wedding of Mia Giuliani and Joshua Richardson, both of 4637 Woodhurst Drive,

Sexy star of FX fire drama likes to keep things hot

Callie Thorne has proved to be quite versatile. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS NEW YORK -- Even Callie

Simple changes help motorists to conserve fuel

Avoiding gas stations near freeways and keeping tires inflated can help cut costs. LOS ANGELES

LAWRENCE COUNTY Commissioners designate Adamo as county warden

Adamo has been a deputy sheriff for the county for four years. By VIRGINIA ROSS VINDICATOR

Actress on fire

Actress on fire k CALLIE THORNE mixes sex appeal, emotional trauma and humor in her starring role

Teacher questions Creatore's role in insurance consortium

The consortium of schools had been self-insured. AUSTINTOWN -- An Austintown Fitch High School

Kids' cellphones: What next?

Opinion: Christian Science Monitor: One Boston television station begins every late-night newscast with the

Man assaulted, his wallet and car stolen

YOUNGSTOWN -- A Hubbard man who had gone to visit a friend Monday afternoon on Woodcrest Avenue on

Vliek-Chumita wedding to be at university chapel

XBOARDMAN -- Daniel A. and Joann M. Chumita, 2325 Hunter's Ridge, are announcing the engagement of

Commissioners consider levy for library

The library board would consider building a larger new branch in Cortland. WARREN -- Trumbull

TRUMBULL COUNTY Rescue training to begin shortly

Equipment is now being delivered, inventoried and assembled. By TIM YOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL

School board OKs changes in busing

The initial pickup point for children riding buses had been the high school. AUSTINTOWN -- The

Caregivers group to hold discussion

NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Children Support Group will have a

SHUCKING AND JIVING For pleasure, corn exacts a little pain

Corn makes you pay upfront. The hardest part is the first step, removing the husk. After that, the

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2005. There are 136 days left in the year. On this

Opinion: Today is Wednesday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2005. There are 136 days left in the year. On this


BIRTHS St. Elizabeth Health Center Trent and Katherine Daily, 3437 Glenmere Drive, Youngstown,

Men charged in homicide

Men charged in homicide YOUNGSTOWN -- One of two men charged in a May 7 homicide will stand trial

Potato protocol prevents putridness

Dear Heloise: It seems that no matter what I do, I can't use the potatoes I buy before they start

Danielle Dunn, Douglas Blue to wed in October

XPOLAND -- Jamie and Yvonne Dunn, 8340 Morningside Drive, are announcing the engagement and coming

MAHONING COUNTY Commissioners' meeting

Commissioners also handled these matters Tuesday: Awarded Milton Township water improvement


IF YOU GO Who: Brain Surgeons When: Aug. 18 Where: Nyabinghi, 1229 Salt Springs Road,

Wedding plans set for Michele Aey and Mark Shane

XPOLAND -- Gerald and Nancy Aey, 695 E. Western Reserve Road, are announcing the engagement of their


NONFACULTY SALARIES Youngstown State YSU officials say members of the striking Association of

Chefs' Secrets to fill the mind, stomach

Participants will be taught how to prepare several selected courses. YOUNGSTOWN -- Food, fun and

ROCK MUSIC Former BOC drummer still doesn't fear reaper

Alan Bouchard's Brain Surgeons will operate at Youngstown's Nyabinghi Thursday. By JOHN BENSON

Scrappers' bad start ends in a 5-2 defeat

The five-game series ends tonight. JAMESTOWN, N.Y. -- Mahoning Valley starting pitcher Scott Lewis


hEarthquake hits Japan SENDAI, Japan -- The earthquake was powerful enough to sway skyscrapers 185

Hold on: Bonds could return to S.F. in September

KNIGHT RIDDER NEWSPAPERS CINCINNATI -- Shifting into an upbeat mode, Barry Bonds expressed

Fruity drinks offer plenty of pleasure

Let your imagination run a little wild to create some flavorful, fun concoctions. FOOD NETWORK

Growing killings linked to jail issue

A byproduct of a gun reduction program was a full jail, a police lieutenant said. YOUNGSTOWN --


REGION Meridian Services selects four new board members YOUNGSTOWN -- Meridian Services Inc. has

Decision to come on hiring new chief

WARREN -- Trumbull County commissioners will consider today whether to begin the process to hire a

CORTLAND City council approves motion on water usage

Cortland lawmakers put a stop to unmetered water use. By TIM YOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL STAFF

Orphanages aren't the dungeons of lore

Opinion: By MARTHA RANDOLPH CARR LONG ISLAND NEWSDAY Jamie Foxx, Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, Angelina

Policy lets students play multiple sports

Students must declare a primary and secondary sport. By VIRGINIA ROSS VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT

Transportation department begins to address Route 224 traffic issues

A Web site has been established to keep the public updated on study progress. By DENISE DICK

JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER Commissioners ask for restored phone services

Commissioners pointed out to the judge that they are the contracting authority. By ROGER G. SMITH

Report cards bring mixed results

Struthers, Salem, Lisbon and Weathersfield were among local districts to show improvement. By

Pavlik gets primed to return to ring

Bouts are planned for next week and October. YOUNGSTOWN -- There's one thing about middleweight


Lefty's new rep Among his peers, the perception of Phil Mickelson as a major force changed


Inside *Kris Benson recovered from a shaky start and hit a two-run single against his former team,

Publisher Johnson ignored in death

Opinion: A giant in American journalism, a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and many other

Army has a weird sense of fair play

Opinion: WASHINGTON -- Who says the Army plays favorites when it comes to rank -- that field latrines are

Mayor vows safety won't be compromised

The law director said the investigation should be completed quickly. JOHN W. GOODWIN JR.

Getting saucy with the kernels

WASHINGTON POST The key to these sauces is the melted butter. It needs to be hot to coax the herbs

JOB & amp; FAMILY SERVICES/CSEA Bidders get last chance to propose new sites

By ED RUNYAN VINDICATOR TRUMBULL STAFF WARREN -- Trumbull County commissioners will give bidders

A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman:

A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman: POLAND Aug. 11 Arrest: Police

Two men stealing beer assault employee

AUSTINTOWN -- An employee of Superior Beverage was assaulted during a theft Tuesday in the parking

Gaza becomes a de facto state in dire need of aid

Opinion: Just as only Richard Nixon could have gone to China, only Arial Sharon could have ceded Gaza to the

Online lessons on unprotected sex

Opinion: By ANDREW J. McCLURG WASHINGTON POST Kiss-and-tell is as old as love itself. Fortunately, most

Danielle A. Russell of Boardman attended Youngstown State University. In her engagement announcement

Danielle A. Russell of Boardman attended Youngstown State University. In her engagement announcement

Police investigate cause of Pa. fire death

GREENVILLE, Pa. -- Sheakleyville Fire Department officials are investigating the cause of a fire

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Preschools host open house tours this week

BOARDMAN -- Lads 'n' Lasses Academy and Wee Care Day Care and Learning Centre will host open houses


THURSDAY XCroatian Home of St. George Lodge 66 will hold a pasta dinner from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the


*Michael Robinson knows he's not exactly the peoples' choice as Penn State quarterback. *With one

BOARDMAN Township zoning ordinance prohibits displaying temporary, portable signs

It's an issue of sign pollution and sight obstruction, the inspectors said. By DENISE DICK

Sally Leaguers delight the fans

Opinion: CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Realism is overrated. Putting it aside makes possible some sweet things, such as


COURTS MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses David A. Fox, 37, of 5796 Villa Marie Road,