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Healing field marks anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks

The tribute stretches over 10 acres. MARIA STEIN, Ohio (AP) -- Volunteers placed thousands of


Safety testing company battles counterfeiters

The problem is getting worse, a UL official said. WASHINGTON (AP) -- For 112 years, Underwriters


Northern Iowa falls to North Dakota

The Division II Sioux pulled off the 35-31 upset win at the UNI-Dome. ASSOCIATED PRESS CEDAR


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DIRECTOR REFLECTS ON PAST, FUTURE

During Lou Zona's tenure, the Butler has branched out in many ways. SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR


'Potty talk' really pulls her chain

Q. My 3-year-old son constantly uses what I call "potty talk." He uses the words poop and poo-poo


2 Trumbull fires reported 7 minutes apart

HOWLAND -- Two structure blazes in northern Trumbull County kept firefighters and county 911


Scoring summary: YSU 34, Maine 14

Maine7700--14 Youngstown St.67147--34 First Quarter YSU--Mason 13 run (kick blocked), 3:06. Me


Bricks to help rebuild gardens

Paving bricks can be engraved as a memorial to family or friends. By DENISE DICK VINDICATOR


Best Bets on TV Tonight

"The Wire" (10 p.m., HBO): "The Wire" returns for a fourth season, with the point of view changing


Northfield Results

NORTHFIELD RESULTS SATURDAY 1st--Manhattan Slick5.002.402.40 I'm Chaser (Popio)3.603.00


AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING TEAM

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NFL PREVIEW | Today's games

NEW ORLEANS at CLEVELAND 1 p.m., FOX Opening line: Browns by 3. Series record: Browns lead 1-0.


JENNY DECENSO MATTHEW POLKOVITCH

JENNY DECENSO MATTHEW POLKOVITCH XYOUNGSTOWN -- The wedding of Jenny Lynn DeCenso, 5508 Southern


IF YOU GO

IF YOU GO Who: The 5 Browns When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday Where: W.D. Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning


Weird ...

WEIRD ... Why do men have nipples? It's an interesting question and one that was answered, along


Maine's a pain, but YSU wins

The Penguins' defense blanked the Bears in the second half. By PETE MOLLICA VINDICATOR SPORTS


Konerko's homers, Garland's pitching power White Sox

Kevin Kouzmanoff hit a three-run homer for Cleveland in the 10-8 loss. CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul


THIS WEEK'S SOAPS

ALL MY CHILDREN Refusing to abandon Dixie, Zach walked out on Kendall. Kendall's lack of faith in


EMA gets new base in Lisbon

The EMA is an agency people don't care about until there is a problem, the director said. LISBON


Arthritis help

Arthritis help NILES -- The Arthritis Exercise Program is offered at the Niles Senior Citizen's


AGENDA MONDAY

Agenda Monday Canfield Township trustees, 5:30 p.m., 21 S. Broad St. Austintown Township


Men's Garden Club sponsors two-day horticultural show

YOUNGSTOWN -- The Davis Educational and Visitors Center in Fellows Riverside Gardens at Mill Creek


NEXT UP \ This week's events

YSU Today -- Soccer at Kent State, 1 p.m. Today-Monday -- Women's golf hosts YSU Invitational at


Roddick serves self into final

He beat Mikhail Youzhny. Now comes a far tougher task: Roger Federer. NEW YORK (AP) -- Andy


Official calls on insurgents to join reconciliation effort

No major insurgent group has agreed to join. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Iraq's Sunni Arab vice


PGA TOUR-CANADIAN OPEN

PGA Tour-Canadian Open Saturday At Hamilton Golf and Country Club Ancaster, Ontario Purse:


Canadian Football League

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Foundation to sponsor third fall fashion show

The event will feature young people fighting cancer and those who care for and support them.


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& lt;B & gt;ANGEL, & lt;/B & gt;Anna, 97, of Struthers; calling hours Wednesday


TOUGH TEST AHEAD

Tough test ahead New coach Jimmy Connors has helped Andy Roddick regain his mojo. But it might not


Ohio soldier killed in combat in Iraq

WILLIAMSFIELD, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio soldier was killed during combat operations in Iraq, the U.S.


Player's parents get a taste of big game

Sue Datish said she's impressed with how friendly the people in Texas are. By ROB TODOR


CARRIE JARVIS KEITH BOYER

CARRIE JARVIS KEITH BOYER XCANFIELD -- The exchange of nuptial vows took place at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 5


'SHADOWLANDS' Play is a moving love story

The author referred to the world as the 'shadowlands.' TRACEY D'ASTOLFO VINDICATOR


Iran and EU agree to more talks

The talks could be Iran's last chance to avoid sanctions. VIENNA, Austria (AP) -- Senior


Bookmobile aims to add patrons

The new bookmobile went into circulation last month. By LAURE CIOFFI VINDICATOR PENNSYLVANIA


Rose on top of crowded Canadian scoreboard

In Oklahoma, Cristie Kerr shot 61 -- the top single-round score on the LPGA Tour this year.


IN THE CUP! Area holes in one

Mill Creek par 3: Aces were made by Marc Gorvet of Youngstown, on the 80-yard, No. 2 hole with a


Russell's yardage powers Beaver Local

HUNTING VALLEY -- Ethan Russell ran 16 times for 160 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Beaver


Local

LOCAL Lecture to focus on serial killers WARREN -- Former FBI agent and true crime author Jim


TRICIA LITCH ERIC FOLEY

TRICIA LITCH ERIC FOLEY XYOUNGSTOWN -- Tricia Litch and Eric Foley, both of 7481 Valley View


Peace Corps volunteer

Peace Corps volunteer NEW SPRINGFIELD -- Emily L. Chaples, 22, has been accepted as a Peace Corps


Grandma was off base with remark about moms

Dear Annie: I am a male in my mid-30s and very successful. I've been divorced for several years and


Peterson steps up to lead receivers

The fifth-year senior had five catches and two TDs against Maine. By CHUCK HOUSTEAU VINDICATOR


TOP 25 ROUNDUP | Saturday's games

No. 4 (tie) Auburn 31, Mississippi St. 0 STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Brad Lester rushed for two


Group has plans to get mill working

The current mill owners are retiring. By LAURE CIOFFI VINDICATOR PENNSYLVANIA BUREAU VOLANT,


Atlantis makes 'majestic' liftoff

A review of video from the launch found no significant damage. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Space


Fire departments look toward consolidation

The level of commitment required of emergency medical technicians has grown dramatically. By ED


Farmers angered by vandalism that leaves crop circles in fields

MARION, Ohio (AP) -- Farmers are angry about an increasing number of crop circles popping up in


Vindicator file photo

Opinion: Vindicator file photo SEVENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO: The Mahoning Rifle Club's junior team from American


No. 6 West Virginia has no trouble with I-AA E. Washington

The Eagles were a late addition to the schedule and were paid $450,000. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) --


NICOLE CLEMENTI MICHAEL WILLIAMS

NICOLE CLEMENTI MICHAEL WILLIAMS XRIVIERA MAYA, Mexico -- Nicole Marie Clementi and Michael Evan


Woods destined for golf greatness

Is Tiger Woods a real, live human being? Does he bleed real blood? Does he put his pants on, like


Region prepares for emergency

In Pennsylvania, funding is distributed on a regional basis. VINDICATOR STAFF REPORT Officials


Paulino, Bay lead Pirates to 7-4 victory over Reds

Pittsburgh's win kept Cincinnati 31/2 games behind in the NL wild card race. CINCINNATI (AP) --


Buckeyes mess with Texas

Troy Smith helped his Heisman hopes and OSU took a big step toward the Fiesta Bowl. By ROB TODOR


AREA BOWLING SCORES

AREA BOWLING SCORES Highlights On Sept. 6, Ron Ilich rolled his first 300 game in the Window


THE 5 BROWNS Siblings put their own spin on classical music

Their second album was No. 1 on the classical charts for 20 weeks. By JOHN BENSON VINDICATOR


NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE PLAYOFF

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE PLAYOFF First Round (Best-of-3) Brooklyn vs. Staten Island Saturday:


Bermuda readies itself for Florence

The island's only airport was closing. HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) -- Residents of Bermuda installed


MELANIE PROFERA BRIAN WISHAK

MELANIE PROFERA BRIAN WISHAK XNILES -- The exchange of nuptial vows took place at 1 p.m. July 29


9/11 spawns religious arrogance

Opinion: Five years after 9/11, arrogant religious certitude remains widespread and ruinous. That certitude


Bush's grand plan set to begin

The 2005 Heisman Trophy winner makes his pro debut today in Cleveland. CLEVELAND (AP) -- New


Zona marks 25 years as director of Butler

Zona marks 25 years as director of Butler LOU ZONA, above, reflects on the past and future as he


Quite fun, in fact

By RON BERTHEL ASSOCIATED PRESS Although many people find the Internet a handy tool for digging


POPE BENEDICT XVI VISITS HIS HOMELAND

Pope Benedict XVI visits his homeland MUNICH, Germany -- Greeted by a thunderous chorus of church


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Michigan clobbers Chippewas; Notre Dame next

Northwestern was beaten by I-AA New Hampshire and Rutgers blanked Illinois, 33-0. ASSOCIATED PRESS


Forum Health Women & amp; Infants Pavilion

Forum Health Women & amp; Infants Pavilion April and Mike Beck, Austintown, girl, Sept. 9.


Local Sports Digest

YSU Cross country AKRON -- YSU freshman Justin Dickman finished eighth to lead the men's squad


SHAMONE GORE STACEY GADDY

SHAMONE GORE STACEY GADDY XYOUNGSTOWN -- The exchange of nuptial vows took place at 1 p.m. Aug. 5


JANELLE PICCIANO RYAN JANKOWSKI

JANELLE PICCIANO RYAN JANKOWSKI XYOUNGSTOWN -- Hawaii was the honeymoon destination of Ryan A.


Canfield Road man held on rape charge

YOUNGSTOWN -- A city woman stopped police in the street around 5 p.m. Saturday and said she had been


A MUSICAL FAMILY: The 5 Browns are, from left, Melody, Gregory, Deondra, Desirae and Ryan. The group

A MUSICAL FAMILY: The 5 Browns are, from left, Melody, Gregory, Deondra, Desirae and Ryan. The group


From girl to woman

Ancient traditions mark the transition when a girl turns 15. By SARAH POULTON VINDICATOR


Ceremony to recognize new members of Mahoning County Bar Association

YOUNGSTOWN -- New Mahoning County Bar Association members will be recognized at a ceremony at 11


Apartment fire sends resident to hospital

SHARON, Pa. -- A First Street woman was taken to Sharon Regional Hospital after a fire damaged her


Boardman boys, Mooney girls win

EAST PALESTINE -- The Boardman High boys and Mooney girls defended titles at the East Palestine


Experts: Hoarding requires intervention

School bus drivers and meter readers often phone in complaints. By PATRICIA MEADE VINDICATOR


Another major terrorist attack is a certainty, officials say

Terrorists are always looking for new ways to strike. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The threat of terrorism


Beds of stone not a hard choice for some

Fans of the bed swear the beds help their backs. By ERIC HSU MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS HACKENSACK,


Parties gear up for busiest primary night

The GOP is looking to keep control of the House and Senate. WASHINGTON (AP) -- In Arizona, one


On airport patrol, officer thinks like a terrorist

Intelligence officials worry about black-market missiles. WASHINGTON POST WASHINGTON --


SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER TODAY -- Ohio Red Bulls benefit outing at Dogwood Golf Course. Shotgun start at 8 a.m.


Judge sentences man to prison for thefts

One man is going to prison for a burglary that netted him and his partner $6. MERCER, Pa. -- A


SARAH MEDVEC TERRY MCDERMOTT

SARAH MEDVEC TERRY MCDERMOTT XYOUNGSTOWN -- Sarah Joy Medvec and Terry McDermott, both of Gahanna,


County in Florida plans to vaporize trash in landfill

One official doubts that plasma technology will erase the need for landfills. FORT PIERCE, Fla.


OAKLAND PLAY REVIEW Performances bring tragedy to personal level

Actress Molly Galano gave a riveting performance. By GUY D'ASTOLFO VINDICATOR ENTERTAINMENT


JENNIFER CAMPBELL DAVID GOLDSTEIN

JENNIFER CAMPBELL DAVID GOLDSTEIN XHANALEI, Hawaii -- The beach at Hanalei Bay on the island of


PATRIOT DAY Ohio Sept. 11 observance

GOV. BOB TAFT has ordered all flags on state-owned property to fly at half-staff from sunrise to


JENNIFER MANCHESTER JOE MURPHY

JENNIFER MANCHESTER JOE MURPHY XHUDSON -- The marriage of Jennifer Manchester, 1144 Cox Drive,


Senate expected to debate proposal on interrogations

WASHINGTON (AP) -- To many of President Bush's allies, it is time to free intelligence officials


Notebook: Ohio State vs. Texas

Streaks snapped: Ohio State stopped a few Texas streaks. The Longhorns had won 16 games in a row at


Area colleges: Saturday's games

Azusa Pacific 31, Malone 6 CANTON -- Marcus Lampkin ran 26 times for 87 yards and a 2-yard


Islam will release an album this fall

Islam will release an album this fall NEW YORK -- The artist formerly known as Cat Stevens will


MICHELE THORNTON JAMES DIERKES

MICHELE THORNTON JAMES DIERKES XLOWELLVILLE --Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church was the setting


Hiznay's goals carry Poland

Walsh Jesuit beat Mooney. BOARDMAN -- Katie Hiznay scored twice Saturday as the Poland High girls


Novotny 70th is celebrated at Mass, party

XSTRUTHERS -- The 70th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Novotny, 442 Ninth St., was


Teacher dies after having heart attack in class

EUCLID, Ohio (AP) -- A 42-year-old teacher who collapsed in his middle-school classroom died of a


Dykes, Villagrana, Rodemoyer give WVU local flavor

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- When the No. 6-ranked West Virginia University football team plays host to


Brothers resentenced in check scheme

AKRON (AP) -- Two brothers who owned eight Northeast Ohio convenience stores and allegedly defrauded


INDIANA 24, BALL ST. 23

Indiana 24, Ball St. 23 MUNCIE, Ind. -- Third-string quarterback Kellen Lewis rallied Indiana for


CHALKS AND 'DOGS | Pro picks

Indianapolis (- 3) at New York Giants: The Manning bowl with the party line (set by Archie?): Peyton


NANCY SNAVLEY ERIC ENSLEY

NANCY SNAVLEY ERIC ENSLEY XYOUNGSTOWN -- Nancy Elizabeth Snavley, a daughter of Al and Ruth


Band Nights: Musical performances

Area band nights scheduled this week: TRUMBULL COUNTY Vienna: Five marching bands will perform


U.S. OPEN

U.S. OPEN Saturday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse:


FRIDAY

FRIDAY Wimodaughsis will meet at noon at Piccadilly Parlour in Canfield. Hostesses will be Ann


OVERVIEW Radio Maria

Catholic radio: Radio Maria began broadcasting in Ohio in June, the sixth English-language version


Fugitive of the week: Darrin S. Stevenson

The FBI/Mahoning Valley Violent Crimes Task Force is asking the public to help find the fugitive of


WOMEN'S NBA PLAYOFFS

WOMEN'S NBA PLAYOFFS FIRST ROUND (Best-of-3) EASTERN CONFERENCE Connecticut 2, Washington 0


Scoring summary: Ohio State 24, Texas 7

Ohio St.7737--24 Texas0700--7 First Quarter OSU--Gonzalez 14 pass from T.Smith (Pettrey kick),


AMERICAN LEAGUE

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Glut of home listings fails to materialize yet

Many people thinking about selling their homes might wait until spring, a Realtor said. By ED


local Football

SATURDAY'S RESULTS FOOTBALL BEAVER LOCAL 24, UNIVERSITY SCHOOL 7 Beaver Local06612--24


After a struggle, Catholic station comes to Ohio

The station has no direct connection with the Catholic Church. WEST MILTON, Ohio (AP) -- Bringing


Mahoning county

MAHONING COUNTY Forum Health At Home offers hot, nutritious meals at noon weekdays at nine


TRUMBULL COUNTY

TRUMBULL COUNTY Marriage licenses Adam D. Balzer, 24, of 5264 state Route 82 N.W., Newton Falls,


NFL

NFL FavoritePointsUnderdog Denver4ST. LOUIS TENNESSEE3NY Jets NEW ENGLAND91/2Buffalo TAMPA


RICHELLE SEIDITA JOSEPH BETTURA

RICHELLE SEIDITA JOSEPH BETTURA XYOUNGSTOWN -- Living in Austintown after a honeymoon at Ocean


MONDAY

MONDAY L.B. Circle, an auxiliary of Miriam Chapter 278, OES, will meet at noon at West Glen


Find a haircut that suits your face shape

Knowing the contours of your face and what complements it are the key. SCRIPPS HOWARD Thinking


Late-summer garden party honors Simpsons on their 50th anniversary

XSTRUTHERS -- The gardens at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Simpson on Hopewell Drive was the setting


Giving the kids cell phones gives peace of mind

Cell-phone companies are marketing their products to younger consumers. By ELAINE GASTON


Inside: Columbiana County opens its state-of-the-art Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. A10

Inside: Columbiana County opens its state-of-the-art Office of Homeland Security and Emergency


Akron scores on final play to beat Wolfpack

ASSOCIATED PRESS RALEIGH, N.C. -- Dennis Kennedy's third 1-yard touchdown run -- on the last play


Children host surprise party in celebration of Galmans' 44th

XYOUNGSTOWN -- The 44th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Galman, 127 E. Myrtle Ave., was


David Wright 3-for-3 in Mets' win over L.A.

Atlanta closed to within five games of San Diego for the wild card. ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK --


Temple on the Hill Hi-Twelve conducts officer installation

YOUNGSTOWN -- Temple on the Hill Hi-Twelve Club 720 held its seventh annual installation of officers


Notebook: YSU vs. Maine

Defense: The YSU defense had a good second half against Maine. They held the Black Bears to a


JAMIE IGNAZIO RICK WALSKI

JAMIE IGNAZIO RICK WALSKI XYOUNGSTOWN -- A honeymoon on the Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui


Quincea & Ntilde;era History and Traditions

QUINCEA & Ntilde;ERA HISTORY AND TRADITIONS Quincea & ntilde;eras are among the oldest


LOOK TOP-NOTCH Learn to accent the positive

The oval is considered the most versatile face shape. Many other face shapes seek hairstyles to make


Wang records 17th win as Yankees slip past Orioles

Derek Jeter had two hits and an RBI in the 3-2 victory. ASSOCIATED PRESS BALTIMORE -- The New


Salvation Army offers applications for 2006 Christmas assistance

YOUNGSTOWN -- The Mahoning County Salvation Army is providing applications for 2006 Christmas


Swallowing small amount of mercury poses no risk

Q. This concern has plagued me for 21 years, and I need to know once and for all if I can stop


Survey reveals toll on children

NEWSDAY Interviews with more than 500 surviving family members and first responders of the Sept.


MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER

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Captured ex-fugitive enters no plea

He was charged with several attempted murder counts. BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A former fugitive


JOAN DEPIORE TIMOTHY REARDON

JOAN DEPIORE TIMOTHY REARDON XMASURY -- The wedding of Joan M. DePiore of Masury and Timothy J.


Fall Market to be sponsored by Canfield Junior Women

CANFIELD -- The Junior Women's League of Canfield will sponsor its 37th annual Fall Market on


Trustees vote to admit men to women's college

Many in the crowd turned their backs on the interim president. LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) -- Amid boos


STEPHANIE KIBLER JOEL GENSLER

STEPHANIE KIBLER JOEL GENSLER XBOARDMAN -- The Rev. Dane Meuschke officiated as Stephanie Lynn


Baseball

BASEBALL Lordstown Park -- is where Valley Sting will have 14U tryouts on Sept. 16 from 5-7 p.m.


TODAY

TODAY St. Elizabeth Health Center Donor Room, 1044 Belmont Avenue, Youngstown, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Substance over style in victory

Maria Sharapova easily captured her second Grand Slam title. NEW YORK (AP) -- Maria Sharapova


BASEBALL STANDINGS

BASEBALL STANDINGS AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division WLPctGBL10StrHomeAwayIntr New York8456.600


Today is Sunday, Sept. 10, the 253rd day of 2006. There are 112 days left in the year. On this date

Opinion: Today is Sunday, Sept. 10, the 253rd day of 2006. There are 112 days left in the year. On this date


Families work hard to keep memories of loved ones alive

The families have established a foundation and donated in the victims' honor. By DENISE DICK


Crestview wins twice; Girard downs Howland

Boardman won two in Beloit and Mooney defeated three opponents at home. NEW WATERFORD -- The


Quinn leads No. 4 Irish to rout over Penn State

Notre Dame jumped out to 20-0 lead en route to a 41-17 victory. SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Brady


Boxing Schedule

SCHEDULE National TV in parentheses Sept. 14 At The Orleans Hotel-Casino, Las Vegas (OLN), Kid


BEST-SELLERS

BEST-SELLERS Publishers Weekly For the week ending Sept. 2. HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Rise and


MEN

MEN C & amp;V Wholesalers -- Low gross: (A) Jim Dunn Jr. 34, George Bisker, Bill Braham 37,


SENIOR CITIZENS

AARP 2520 Poland Chapter 2520, AARP, will meet at 1 p.m. Sept. 18 at Poland United Methodist


Stewart eliminated from The Chase with poor finish

He finished 18th behind winner Kevin Harvick in the final tuneup. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- In a


Cleaning up an image

New signs for the Riverbend Business Park will greet visitors. By DON SHILLING VINDICATOR


SCORES

SCORES EAST Alfred 14, Thiel 0 American International 20, Bryant 7 Army 17, Kent St. 14, OT