Iwo Jima at 60
kAS THE NATION and world mark the 60th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima, a 79-year-old California man argues he has been overlooked for his role in the historic flag-raising at Mount Suribachi.
Boardman to markits 200th birthday
kBOARDMAN'S bicentennial will kick off next Sunday with a bash at the Performing Arts Center. Other events are planned throughout the year.
My darling, my vinyl
kFANS of vinyl records have many reasons for clinging to a musical format of the past.
Red hats and fun
kTHE RED HAT SOCIETY, which touts 800,000 members in 36,000 chapters, is all about fun for women over 50. Sue Ellen Cooper, above, is its founder.
kNAME THAT BAR: Find out the name of downtown Youngstown's soon-to-open wine and martini bar.
A winning dayfor YSU teams
kYSU'S MEN'S basketball team defeated Eastern Michigan 74-60 as part of the ESPN Bracket Buster Saturday before 2,000 fans at the Beeghly Center. Also on Saturday, the women's team outshot No. 23 UW-Green Bay, 60-56.
kLUXURY is the watchword for contemporary bathrooms.
kRETRACE the black experience through space and time at Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.