Business Outlookfor the valleys
kDON'T MISS The Vindicator's 2005 Business Outlook section, which takes the pulse of the economy in the Mahoning and Shenango valleys. Manufacturing, health, services, finance, development, retail, entertainment and other sectors of the local economy will be examined. This year's cover story focuses on the success of local franchise businesses.
Actor Ossie Davisfound dead in Fla.
k OSSIE DAVIS, the actor and civil rights activist, has died at age 87, apparently of natural causes. He was found dead Friday in his hotel room in Miami, where he was shooting the film "Retirement."
Faith in prisons
kPRISONS in Maryland are using a faith-based program to help rehabilitate inmates.
Still going strong
kHE GAINED FAME from the pillbox hat he made for Jacqueline Kennedy and, at 91, celebrity fashion designer Oleg Cassini is still on top.
k GAIL O' GRADY from NBC's "American Dreams" stars in "More Sex and the Single Mom," a TV movie that airs Monday on Lifetime.
Keep Annan out
kWITH U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan's son in the thick of the oil-for-food program in Iraq, Annan should stay as far away as possible from the ongoing investigation.
kThis will come later tonight. This will come later tonight. This will come later tonight.