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Friday playoff game score updates


Wesley Clark says Romney fails commander-in-chief test

Wesley Clark says Romney fails commander-in-chief test YOUNGSTOWN Wesley Clark, a retired four-


Brookfield plays Edgewood tonight

Brookfield plays Edgewood tonight BROOKFIELD — The undefeated Brookfield High football team will


New Georgian PM to president: “Out of your palace”

New Georgian PM to president: “Out of your palace” TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Georgia’s recently


19-year-old Youngstown gang member headed to prison

19-year-old Youngstown gang member headed to prison


Cuomo: ‘No reason to panic’ over gasoline shortages

Cuomo: ‘No reason to panic’ over gasoline shortages NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo


Ohio 'cleaning fairy' pleads guilty to criminal charge

Ohio 'cleaning fairy' pleads guilty to criminal charge


Pa.-based Sheetz chain to shake up top execs

Pa.-based Sheetz chain to shake up top execs


Oil falls on storm-related supply concerns

Oil falls on storm-related supply concerns NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices fell today as two Northeast


Hamas PM blasts Palestinian leader over TV remarks

Hamas PM blasts Palestinian leader over TV remarks GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas’ prime


Ohio adoptive father pleads guilty in child rapes

Ohio adoptive father pleads guilty in child rapes


Government, defense spar on Ohio bomb-plot sentence

Government, defense spar on Ohio bomb-plot sentence


Schilling calls suit political, denies wrongdoing

Schilling calls suit political, denies wrongdoing PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Red Sox pitcher


Police make arrests in Canfield Road shooting

Police make arrests in Canfield Road shooting


Students ready to spread nonviolence message throughout Youngstown area

Students ready to spread nonviolence message throughout Youngstown area


Mich. man admits killing woman in sex fantasy

Mich. man admits killing woman in sex fantasy BROOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 55-year-old ex-


Teen charged in fatal shooting of Ohio man

Teen charged in fatal shooting of Ohio man


Youngstown-Warren area shows fewer unemployment claims

Youngstown-Warren area shows fewer unemployment claims


Coast Guard probing cause of tall ship’s sinking

Coast Guard probing cause of tall ship’s sinking ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — The Coast Guard has


Pittsburgh tattoo parlor has 250K pennies on floor

Pittsburgh tattoo parlor has 250K pennies on floor


No charges for woman who slammed boy on school bus

No charges for woman who slammed boy on school bus GALESBURG, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor says a


Cincy casino seeking 400 workers in job slots

Cincy casino seeking 400 workers in job slots


Pa. police suspect pot in cop's car was 'prank'

Pa. police suspect pot in cop's car was 'prank'


Man pleads in girlfriend’s son’s death

Man pleads in girlfriend’s son’s death INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man faces up to


Ohio school closed because of illness

Ohio school closed because of illness


Ohio woman gets 5 years in prison for child rape

Ohio woman gets 5 years in prison for child rape


Krista Ronci | Joseph Dombroski

SALEM Krista Lynn Ronci and Dr. Joseph Andrew Dombroski exchanged marriage vows Aug. 25 at St.

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Stefanie LuBonovic | Jason Hazen

POLAND Holy Family Church was the setting of the 1:30 p.m. June 30 wedding ceremony for Stefanie

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Danielle DeMarco | Adam Meek

ORLANDO, FLA. The Peabody Hotel provided the setting for the Sept. 22 wedding of Danielle DeMarco

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Debra A. Arbogast | Michael A. Fette

YOUNGSTOWN First Unitarian Universalist Church provided the setting for the Oct. 20 wedding of

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Stephanie Gilida | Matthew White

YOUNGSTOWN St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church was the setting of the 2 p.m. July 7 exchange of

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Jamie L. Rivello | Daniel A. Monico

BOARDMAN Jamie L. Rivello and Daniel A. Monico, both of Boardman, exchanged marriage vows July 28

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Megan Sponcil | Christopher Kline

NEW WATERFORD Megan Sponcil of New Waterford became the bride of Christopher Kline of Salem during

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McKenzie Crowell | Steve Cross

YOUNGSTOWN McKenzie Lee Crowell and Steve Jason Cross, both of Poland, exchanged marriage vows

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Police: Man fatally stabbed mother on Halloween

Police: Man fatally stabbed mother on Halloween LANSDALE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a suburban


Man waives hearing in shooting of costumed girl

Man waives hearing in shooting of costumed girl FREEDOM, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who


Kristyn Mistovich | James Woodward

boardman Kristyn Marie Mistovich of Boardman and James Peter Woodward of New Albany, Ohio,

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CLUB CALENDAR

ASSOCIATIONS Greater Youngstown Monitoring Association Scanner Club will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 10 at


Man ordered to trial in toddler’s death

Man ordered to trial in toddler’s death BEAVERDALE, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man


Hospice benefits from awesome luncheon

BOARDMAN Hospice of the Valley will have a benefit luncheon titled Awesome Aussie 2012 from 11

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Lions Club gives awards for service

Lions Club gives awards for service YOUNGSTOWN John Woodside, Lions District Governor, gave


Poland school to benefit from frozen yogurt fundraiser

Poland Union Elementary will have a fundraiser at Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt Nov. 12-13.


LOUIE TODAY: Covelli, fracking, Latino radio, Editor Todd, Louie's Election Eve

The Covelli Centre's Eric Ryan joins Louie in the studio with the facts about the centre's operations.


Downtown streets to close Saturday for YSU homecoming parade

Several downtown streets will be closed Saturday for the Youngstown State University Homecoming Parade.


Health fair Tuesday at Windsor House in Liberty

Windsor House at Liberty Health Care Center, 1355 Church Hill-Hubbard Road, is hosting an “Elect to Improve Your Health” fair from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday.


Valley clergy to pray for voting at elections boards

Clergy from throughout the Mahoning Valley will join together at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Mahoning and Trumbull counties boards of elections to encourage people to vote in-person at the boards.


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Bidinotto’s goal in second OT lifts Cardinals over Blazers

Bidinotto’s goal in second OT lifts Cardinals over Blazers

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Cruze sales for October up 34% over ’11

October sales of the Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze were up 34 percent over last year, continuing three straight months of exceptional sales.


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Valley pastors: Turn off cynicism; tune in values on Election Day

On Election Day, the most politically charged time of year, a group of Valley pastors is promoting a nonpartisan, ecumenical gathering around the Lord’s table.

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Paul Ryan to cap off campaign in Vienna

The last campaign stop for Paul Ryan, the Republican vice-presidential nominee, before Tuesday’s election is a rally at Winner Aviation at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport in Vienna Township.

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End of an era, and beginning of the next in Poland

Somewhere in Poland this week, there’s a seventh-grader dreaming about becoming the next Libby Rogenski.

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Thiel's Barzak has killer instinct

Thiel standout holds the school’s career kills record By JOHN BASSETTI bassetti@vindy.com Is


Drilling OK’d for site near Poland park

By Burton Speakman bspeakman@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The first horizontal drilling permit issued


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Fitch expects Iggy’s best

PLAYOFFS BEGIN


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WR Port Authority OKs contract deal for DeLeon

The Western Reserve Port Authority approved a compromise Thursday that ends its contract next month with its executive director and offers her an incentive- laden six-month deal with a base pay of $47,500.

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Rematch at Bo Rein for Niles, rival Hubbard

Niles hoping to reverse its recent fortunes against AAC rival Hubbard By STEVE RUMAN


Mahoning commissioners act on Struthers park improvements

By Peter H. MILLIKEN milliken@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County commissioners awarded a


Action brings attention to epilepsy

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County commissioners have designated November as “Mahoning


Ohio court: Old DNA in acquittals may be kept

Associated Press CINCINNATI DNA taken from someone acquitted of a crime may be retained and


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A day for Austintown's 'Mr. Bill'

Bill Sheldon, an Austintown schools custodian for 18 years, hugs Lynn Kirk Elementary students who created songs, books and poems for him. Sheldon, who was diagnosed with lymphoma in August, is undergoing chemotherapy. His weakened immune system has caused him to change his work assignment.

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McKinley students catch Halloween spirit

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vinsy.com McKinley Elementary School students got the opportunity to

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Holy Family students stage mock debate

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Linda Taylor’s eighth-grade students became politicians

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Greenwood employees help one of their own

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com When Greenwood Chevrolet employee Kevin Juillerat suffered

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‘Team 14’ advances to Super Bowl

Team 14. That’s the way people in Austintown are referring to a group of 9 and 10-year-olds who

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AMS honors fall sports teams

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Student-athletes were recognized for their efforts during

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Fitch honors area senior citizens at dinner

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Senior citizens were treated like royalty during Fitch High

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$250K bond set for suspect in home invasion

Bond was set at $250,000 Thursday night for a 28-year-old Canfield man who is accused of being the driver in the Tuesday home invasion that left one man dead.

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Canfield Lions Club continues service

By ALISA MANNA neighbors@vindy.com The Canfield Lions Club volunteered at Hilltop Elementary

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Hilltop Elementary gets into Halloween spirit

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Hilltop Elementary School students pulled out all the stops

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Boardman Sports Briefs

Glenwood football wins Spartan Bowl In the 2012 Spartan Bowl, Boardman Glenwood’s football team


Austintown Sports Briefs

ALF 140-pounders advance to title game The Austintown Little Falcons 140-pound team improved to


Canfield Sports Briefs

Golfer Dom Carano named first-team NEO At the 2012-2013 NE Ohio Golf Coaches Association meeting


Austintown Community Briefs

AMS craft show Austintown Middle School, located at 800 S. Raccoon Road, is hosting its 29th


SENIOR SALUTE: BAND EDITION

Names: Dustin Ayers and Tierra BrownInstruments: Percussion and Clarinet Q. When did you start

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C.H. students get creative with pumpkins

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Students at C.H. Campbell Elementary School let their

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Austintown Bounce celebrates Halloween

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Eerie creatures, monsters and bedazzled princesses covered

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Lemonade teaches students the benefits of entrepreneurship

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Second-grade students in Karen DiVito and Stephanie

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Boy Scout Troop 25 honors members

Boy Scout Troop 25 hosted its annual Fall Court of Honor a few weeks ago in Fellowship Hall at

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Wednesday, Nov. 7

Wednesday, Nov. 7 Girls Varsity Basketball Cardinal Mooney at Poland, 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov.


Scarnecchia, Kohl vows set for Nov. 10

Amanda Scarnecchia and Ross Kohl, both of Cincinnati, are engaged to be married Nov. 10. The


Boardman boys cross country wins district title

The Boardman boys cross country team captured its first district championship since 1990 by

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Halls of Halloween hail at Robinwood

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Robinwood Lane Elementary School overflowed with ghouls,

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Robinwood raises money for breast cancer awareness

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Robinwood Lane Elementary School students and staff showed

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Sallmens mark 50th anniversary at family event

Fred and Lucille Sallmen of New Castle marked the 50th anniversary of their wedding July 8 at a


Mary McCabe to be bride of Zachary Cook

Francis and Diane McCabe and Richard Jr. and Patricia Cook, all of Youngstown, are announcing the


Miss Rutkousky, to be bride of Alex Amendolea

Robert and Patti Rutkousky of Canfield are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Kristin


Danielle Pavlansky v Phillip Pantalone

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Pantalone are making their home in Arlington, Va., after their wedding April 14


Boardman runners qualify for state meet

Boardman junior cross country runners Mark Hadley and Alan Burns will compete at the state meet

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Robinwood students cast their ballots

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Robinwood Lane Elementary School fourth-grade students

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SENIOR SALUTE: BAND EDITION

Name: Marisa Melito Instrument: Percussion Q. When did you start playing your instrument?

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Fitch English teacher honored with award

By EARTHA TERRELL eterrell@vindy.com Students and faculty members at Fitch High School are

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Canfield Scaregrounds offers thrills and chills

By ALISA MANNA neighbors@vindy.com The Canfield Scaregrounds Haunted House and Hayride has

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Boardman Community Briefs

Free haircut for veterans For the second consecutive year, the Great Clips franchisees in the


Boardman library hosts Nook for the Novice

By ALISA MANNA neighbors@vindy.com The Boardman library offered its adult program, Nook for the

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Elizabeth Keffler, Stephen Cannon plan Nov. wedding

David J. and Bonnie Keffler of Canfield are announcing the engagement and upcoming wedding of their


METRO DIGEST || Road closings for YSU parade

Road closings Youngstown Several downtown streets will be closed Saturday for the Youngstown


options

options What: Election Day Communion. When: 7 p.m. service Tuesday, Election Day. Where: Zion


Team Leaders

SCORING OFFENSE PointsAvg. Crestview56356.3 Brookfield46446.4 Austintown Fitch42042.0


Staggering Chiefs fall to Chargers

Associated Press San Diego Norv Turner can breathe a little easier after his San Diego


This week’s Q&A Western Reserve’s Andy Hake

Western Reserve High was coming off the best season in school history, reaching the state semifinal


Week 1 playoffs at a glance

Austintown Fitch (9-1) at Cleveland St. Ignatius (9-1) Division I, Region 1 quarterfinal


Team standings

independent AllPtsOpp Brookfield10-0464118 Austintown Fitch 9-1420 94 Youngstown Christian


Canfield Community Briefs

Pottery painting store open in Boardman Canfield’s Eva Popovec opened The Art Caf , a


Birthdays

Birthdays Singer Earl “Speedo” Carroll of The Cadillacs and The Coasters is 75. Singer Jay Black


METRO DIGEST || Extrudex death

Extrudex death north jackson The Mahoning County Coroner’s office has determined that John J.


Week 10 statistics Individual leaders

RUSHING AttYdsAvgTD Nick Blower, Crestview140172912.421 De’Veon Smith, Howlnd18317079.325


Danica’s one regret about bumping Cassill? Execution

Associated Press fort worth, texas Danica Patrick has only one regret about purposely bumping


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Orrville ousts South Range

Raiders’ best season comes to end in four games vs. Red Riders

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Israel confirms killing Arafat deputy

Israel confirms killing Arafat deputy JERUSALEM Israel acknowledged Thursday it killed


Riding with …

Riding with … Dave Blaney Last week: The Hartford native finished 35th place at the Tums Fast


Ex-Penn State president Spanier charged in the Sandusky case

The “conspiracy of silence” that protected Jerry Sandusky extended all the way to the top at Penn State, prosecutors said Thursday as they charged former university President Graham Spanier with hushing up child sexual abuse allegations against the former assistant football coach.

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Division IV Football

Division IV Football Matchup: Brookfield vs. Ashtabula Edgewood or Beachwood When: Today;


Mahoning board of elections cut from lawsuit

By Ashley Luthern aluthern@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County Board of Elections has


Superstorm Sandy

Superstorm Sandy Latest developments NEW HAMPSHIRE Surprise “microburst” from vestiges of


Halloween | Holiday happenings

Trick-or-treat hours and other Halloween activities in the five-county area as submitted to The


Buckeyes won’t take Illinois lightly

Associated Press COLUMBUS Andrew Norwell has firsthand knowledge of Illinois’ surprising


LOTTERY

LOTTERY thursday’s numbers OHIO evening drawings: Pick 35-2-7 Pick 45-1-5-6 Pick


newsmakers

newsmakers ‘Oh, Pretty Woman’ co-writer Dees dies MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. Bill Dees emerged from


Years Ago

Today is Friday, Nov. 2, the 307th day of 2012. There are 59 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


POLICE CALLS IN GIRARD, LIBERTY

POLICE CALLS A summary of recent criminal activity in Girard and Liberty: GIRARD Oct. 26


Browns believe they’re closing the gap

Associated Press BEREA They’ve been on the bottom for so long it seems as if the Browns are


MAHONING COUNTY COURTS

courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Richard E. Truitt, 60, of 6875 S. Pricetown Road,


Poland Community Briefs

Free haircut for veterans For the second consecutive year, the Great Clips franchisees in the


Shale institute funding

Shale institute funding buffalo The University at Buffalo’s shale institute has a budget of more


Agenda Saturday

Agenda Saturday Liberty Neighborhood Block Watch, 12:30 p.m., township administration building,


Chesapeake credit rating lowered

Chesapeake credit rating lowered NEW YORK Standard & Poor’s lowered Chesapeake Energy’s credit


Report delivers mixed message on drilling

By KEVIN BEGOS Associated Press PITTSBURGH Shale gas and oil drilling pose environmental and


Sharon man shot in robbery at home

Staff report sharon, pa. A man was shot in his living room as he struggled with robbers during a


Campaigns invade other sides’ turf

Associated Press MASON, Ohio Romney-Ryan signs sit on nearly every block in this southwest Ohio


Well off Route 7 almost complete

By JAMISON COCKLIN jcocklin@vindy.com North Lima D&L Energy Group of Youngstown announced it


Births

Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Ashley McCollum and Joseph McMurry, Struthers, girl, Oct.


oddly enough

oddly enough Police called for shot woman find Halloween zombie BIRMINGHAM, Ala. Police in


To ‘frackmolish’ or not to ‘frackmolish’

To ‘frackmolish’ or not to ‘frackmolish’ The city of Youngstown is improving in many aspects.


Turnovers taking toll on Penguins

By Joe Scalzo scalzo@vindy.com youngstown While there’s no quick fix for Youngstown State’s


Montgomery considered for Wright Bros. museum

Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. The Wright Brothers Aeroplane Co. is considering making


Council votes to allow leasing of city land

In a somewhat heated and confrontational environment, City Council approved legislation by a 5-2 vote to allow the city to solicit offers from companies to lease city-owned land for gas and oil drilling.


BRIDGE

BRIDGE Both vulnerable. South deals. NORTH x4 3 uA K 2 v5 4 wK Q J 10 9 7 WEST EAST


Hamilton County a key national battleground

Associated Press CINCINNATI The eyes of the nation are on Hamilton County, Ohio. At least for


Training offered at earned-income tax credit workshop

Staff report WARREN The YWCA of Warren and Catholic Charities will host a free earned- income


Cincinnati jury acquits wheelchair comic’s promoter of disorderly conduct

Associated Press CINCINNATI A jury on Thursday found a man not guilty of a disorderly conduct


Bill Sheldon Pasta dinner

Bill Sheldon Pasta dinner Friends and family of Bill Sheldon, an Austintown schools custodian,


Early voting

Early voting About 22 million people already have voted in the upcoming election, either by mail


Mahoning County

Mahoning County Austintown Township ERIC PETROLEUM CORP Tod M. Nagy, Debra A. Nagy Beaver


CHS reports $3.2 billion in revenue

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Community Health Systems reported $3.2 billion in revenue, an increase


Cavs’ big men add new dimension

Akron Beacon Journal independence When the Cleveland Cavaliers’ coaching staff huddled together


“undercover boss” (8 p.m., cbs): It’s the fourth season of “Undercover

“undercover boss” (8 p.m., cbs): It’s the fourth season of “Undercover Boss,” and we’re stunned that


Shale myths

Shale myths 1. Fracking causes earthquakes. 2. The oil and gas industry is exempt from


GAME WATCH

GAME WATCH OHIO STATE VS.: Illinois, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. TV/RADIO: ESPN;WNIO (AM-1390), WBBG


Clint loses faith

Opinion: By James Rainey Los Angeles Times If you saw “Trouble With the Curve,” you know Clint Eastwood


Country Music Association Awards Winners

Entertainer of the Year: Blake Shelton Single of the Year: “Pontoon,” Little Big Town Album of


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v “It’s A Wonderful Life,” 8 p.m.: Holiday season has begun. Trumbull


Denzel soars in ‘Flight’

By Roger Moore McClatchy Newspapers Whip Whitaker had an epic layover in Orlando — an all-


An update on lawmaker action and other activities at the Ohio Statehouse related to horizontal

An update on lawmaker action and other activities at the Ohio Statehouse related to horizontal


Cruising along

Associated Press DETROIT Most major automakers reported sales increases in October despite


The EPA has a birthday

Opinion: The EPA has a birthday Ironton Tribune: As the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency celebrates 40


Officials: No delay in rescue effort in Libya

Associated Press WASHINGTON CIA security officers went to the aid of State Department staff less


Drillers opt for benign additives

By Timothy Puko The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review pittsburgh Industry experts call it continuous


The Rev. Lonnie Simon led an extraordinary life of service

Editorial: There are a few men and women in the Mahoning Valley who have been pioneers in movements that


Which America do you want?

Opinion: Both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney say their candidacies in Tuesday’s election reject the past to


Candidates making final push

Associated Press DOSWELL, Va. Five days before the election, Republican challenger Mitt Romney


Vortex receives citation

Staff report new castle, Pa. A New Castle business has been cited by the U.S. Occupational


REVIEW

REVIEW ‘Flight’ Grade: B+ Credits: Directed by Robert Zemeckis; cast includes Denzel


Couples night at CMAs

Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. It was couples night at the Country Music Association Awards


Flood of concerns

Associated Press NEW YORK Frustration — and in some cases fear — mounted in New York City on


Surplus clothing

Surplus clothing West Side Community Center, 304 Matta Ave., Youngstown. Clothing giveaway for


Are drilling sites set in Mahoning?

I had the opportunity to observe a drilling unit or processing facility in the Harrison-Guernsey-


OSU student helps build link to industry

By JAMISON COCKLIN jcocklin@shalesheet.com columbus Vince Melillo didn’t see a whole lot of


Consumers give economy a lift

Associated Press WASHINGTON A flurry of data issued Thursday sketched a brightening view of the


Early voting was a chore

Opinion: Early voting was a chore My first problem in fol- lowing the instructions on the yellow sheet in


TOP 10

TOP 10 Fracking is not a new technology. It has been in use since the 1950s. By BURTON SPEAKMAN


Different, but similar

YCS, Warren JFK are more alike than history suggests By STEVE RUMN sports@vindy.com In an


Biden, Clinton were a hit

Opinion: President Barack Obama was a no-show at his rally with former President Bill Clinton at Youngstown’s


Senator seeks longer distance between drilling and homes

In a move designed to increase safety in oil and gas drilling, a state senator from Boardman has proposed doubling the distance gas and oil wells must be from homes.


Canfield Little Cards 120 JVs win title

The Canfield Little Cardinals 120-pound JV squad captured the YAC JV championship for the second

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Suit filed in Ellsworth zoning case

By PETER H. MILLIKEN milliken@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN A specially appointed deputy zoning


Defense looking better

Associated Press PITTSBURGH There’s a look Dick LeBeau gets on his face when the Hall-of-Fame


First Place Financial shares plummet

By JAMISON COCKLIN jcocklin@vindy.com WARREN Shares of First Place Financial Corp.