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Man falls 40+ feet in Wellsville

WELLSVILLE — A   man who fell 40 to 50 feet from a tree stand was rushed to a hospital in


Scrappers win

Todd Martin and Nick Petrucci hit homers in the six-run eighth inning to help the Mahoning Valley


Task force checkpoint leads to one alcohol arrest

The Mahoning County OVI Task Force reported it arrested one person...


Liberty Wal-Mart plans are on hold, for now

LIBERTY — Township officials have received word that the much-anticipated Wal-Mart project may


Youngstown signs management deal for 20 Federal Place

YOUNGSTOWN — The city’s board of control signed a two-year contract today at $15,350 a


Jury begins deliberations in Moonda case

AKRON — The fate of Donna Moonda is now in the hands of the jury. Jurors got the case at 3:30


Hagan seeks pardon for Jim Traficant

COLUMBUS — A Youngstown lawmaker is writing a letter to the President seeking the early


Trumbull CSB builds new residential facility

WARREN – Ground was broken Thursday for a new $4-plus million Trumbull County Children


Ryan discusses bill to increase VA funding with vets in Campbell

CAMPBELL — Jim Stankish of Youngstown, a retired Marine, wonders how the federal government


Driver uses stolen pickup to smash glass doors at Sparkle Market

YOUNGSTOWN — The driver of a stolen Chevrolet pickup truck lowered the tailgate and then


Out-of-towners with flat tire get robbed in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN — The occupants of a disabled car told police they were robbed around 1:30 a.m.


U.S. Route 224 in Ellsworth to close Monday

ELLSWORTH — Beginning Monday, U.S. Route 224 between state Route 45 and state Route 534 here


Motorcyclist charged with street racing in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN — A 33-year-old Warren motorcyclist charged with street racing was arraigned today


Youngstown woman charged in Campbell vehicular assault

CAMPBELL — A Youngstown woman who allegedly attempted to run over her ex-boyfriend with a car


Niles police investigating two attempted rapes

xxxxxx NILES — Police are investigating two attempted rapes in the city. A 34-year-old woman


Signup Sunday for fallen officers bike ride

YOUNGSTOWN — Sign-up for the annual motorcycle run for fallen police officers is 9 to 11 a.m.


Cheap gas alert! | $2.77 in Hubbard

The cheapest gas in the area is $2.77 at the Flying J on 2226 N. Main St. in Hubbard, according to


NEWLY MARRIED | Couples tie the knot

Check out today's <em>Vindicator</em> and Vindy.com for the wedding announcements for


Vindy.com News Podcast for July 5, 2007

The Vindy.com podcast for Thursday, July 5 is available in the file below. Hear the day’s


WOMEN’S NBA

WOMEN’S NBA EASTERN CONFERENCE WLPctGB Detroit114.733— Indiana114.733— Chicago88.50031⁄2


Man dies in accident

Man dies in accident BRISTOLVILLE — An 18-year-old man was killed Tuesday night when his vehicle


CLASS B PLAYOFFS

CLASS B PLAYOFFS WEDNESDAY’S LINESCORE ASTRO FALCONS 10, SIMON ROOFING 0 Simon


Russia wins 2014 Winter Olympics

The Black Sea resort of Sochi defeated South Korea’s Pyeongchang, 51-47. GUATEMALA CITY (AP) —


Wier pitches one-hitter for Falcons

The Astro Falcons beat Simon Roofing, 10-0, in a Class B playoff game. STRUTHERS — Matt Wier


THISTLEDOWN RESULTS

THISTLEDOWN RESULTS WEDNESDAY 2nd—Fool's W (Urieta-Moran)3.402.802.40 Boardwalkbillie


TUESDAY’S GAMES

TUESDAY’S GAMES AMERICAN LEAGUE Boston 4, Tampa Bay 1 Cleveland 5, Detroit 4, 11 innings


Faith-based initiative gets grant

The money will fund a resource-opportunity center based at Heart Reach Ministries. YOUNGSTOWN


Long ball propels Bucs past Brewers

Adam LaRoche and Ryan Doumit belted two-run homers in a 5-3 win. PITTSBURGH (AP) — Independence


Kinsman troop visits nation’s capital

The troop of 12- and 13-year-old-boys coordinated the trip. KINSMAN — Summer is far from


A little rain on this parade

Boxer Kelly Pavlik served as the parade’s grand marshal. AUSTINTOWN — It may have seemed like


Venus rises, Serena falls in England

No. 1 Justine Henin overcame an injured Serena Williams in three sets. WIMBLEDON, England (AP) —


STANDINGS New York-Penn League

Pinckney Division WLPct.GB State College (Pirates)115.688— Auburn (Blue Jays)106.6251


ON AREA DIAMONDS

ON AREA DIAMONDS Youth baseball & softball TRI-T COLT (15-18) Players Division Boardman


LADY LIBERTY: You don’t have to go to New York City to see the Statue of Liberty. A replica of

LADY LIBERTY: You don’t have to go to New York City to see the Statue of Liberty. A replica of the


TODAY

TODAY 8 a.m. (ESPN2) Tennis: Wimbledon. 8:30 a.m. (VS.) Yachting: America’s Cup. 10 a.m. (GC)


Dusty Baker forged connection to Hank Aaron, Barry Bonds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Before Dusty Baker broke into the majors with Atlanta in 1968, he already had a


FLYING HIGH INC. | What it’s all about

Founder: Jeff Magada is founder and executive director. A former civilian employee with Austintown


WIMBLEDON

WIMBLEDON Wednesday’s results At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Wimbledon,


GAME TIME

GAME TIME Today Who: Scrappers vs. Jamestown Jammers First pitch: 7:05 p.m. Radio: WNIO-AM


ROUNDUP | Wednesday’s other games

AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 6, Yankees 2 NEW YORK — Johan Santana pitched seven crisp innings to win


To Russia with love

To Russia with love Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered the 2014 Olympics to Sochi on


Not their night: Indians fall 6-4

Detroit caught the breaks, ending the Tribe’s six-game winning streak. DETROIT (AP) — Kenny


BASEBALL

BASEBALL Columbiana tournament — for 7-8 players begins Saturday. Call (330) 482-0237. Poland


Scrappers snap five-game skid

Jansy Infante had five hits as Mahoning Valley beat Jamestown 11-6. NILES — Jansy Infante went


His swing’s ugly; his record isn’t

Allen Doyle is trying to be the first player to win three straight Senior Opens. HAVEN, Wis. (AP)


Library keeps kids busy

During the summer, kids may fall behind academically — but they may learn self-reliance. Will


Nadal finally tops Soderling, but raps unfriendly manner

Their animosity contrasted to the genteel setting of the Wimbledon tournament. WIMBLEDON, England


ARENA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

ARENA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS WILD CARD National Conference June 29: Philadelphia 41, Orlando 26


It soon will be time for the silly and the serious to celebrate 7

Saturday is the big day for gamblers, and for tying the knot. YOUNGSTOWN — The number seven.


SCOUTS | Troop 93

The Boy Scouts of America Troop 93 of Kinsman Township: Scouts: Lance Barnovsky, Daniel Hess, Tim


MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER EASTERN CONFERENCE WLTPtsGFGA D.C. United742232317 New England634222416


America’s ’dog day afternoon

You knew it was going to be a special day when Joey Chestnut first opened his mouth. To talk, that


AMERICAN LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE GABRHPct. ISuzuki Sea8033357123.369 MOrdonez Det7929866110.369 Jeter


LADY LIBERTY

LADY LIBERTY Her little sisters To see pictures and find locations of other Statue of Liberty


Funny Cide back in winner’s circle to end losing skid

The 2003 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner finally won after six losses. FARMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) —


Replicas persevere in Lawrence Co.

One in Youngstown was stolen in 1965. NEW CASTLE, Pa. — At one time, you didn’t have to travel


Where are the female coaches?

Thirty-five years after Title IX, female coaches are harder to find than ever. FRESNO, Calif. (AP)


Army Band to visit

Ushers will be available to help those with special needs. NORTH LIMA — At least 60 soldiers


AREA

AREA Sharon Speedway HARTFORD — Sharon Speedway is set to play host to back-to-back nights of


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Vindy.com News Podcast for July 5, 2007