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Springfield schoolboys fight over text messages

Village and Springfield Township police responded to a report of students gathering to watch a fight on Circleview Court.


New charge in LA airport weapons arrest

New charge in LA airport weapons arrest LOS ANGELES (AP) — A teacher pleaded not guilty Thursday


Canfield man indicted for his role in fatal shooting in Boardman

Canfield man indicted for his role in fatal shooting in Boardman


Oil prices rise after year’s biggest drop

Oil prices rise after year’s biggest drop By The Associated Press Oil prices rose above $85 per


Court: Alleged torture victims can’t sue Rumsfeld

Court: Alleged torture victims can’t sue Rumsfeld CHICAGO (AP) — A federal appeals court in


Breastfeeding baby doll: Creepy or groundbreaking?

Breastfeeding baby doll: Creepy or groundbreaking?


Eastern Gateway moving to new, larger space in Warren

Eastern Gateway moving to new, larger space in Warren WARREN Eastern Gateway Community College


Bus driver convicted in fatal Virginia crash

Bus driver convicted in fatal Virginia crash BOWLING GREEN, Va. (AP) — The driver of a bus that


Cleveland State to ban tobacco on campus by next September

Cleveland State to ban tobacco on campus by next September


Pollution linked to gas drilling is clearing up

Pollution linked to gas drilling is clearing up


Ohio drops to 15 illnesses in meningitis outbreak

Ohio drops to 15 illnesses in meningitis outbreak


Life sentence in Ariz attack that wounded Giffords

Life sentence in Ariz attack that wounded Giffords TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The man who pleaded guilty


4 injured in central Ohio fire

4 injured in central Ohio fire


Fraud? No, spider delays Mass. town's vote count

Fraud? No, spider delays Mass. town's vote count


Ohio elections chief urges bipartisan talks on law

Ohio elections chief urges bipartisan talks on law


Area chiropractors accepting food donations for the needy

Area chiropractors accepting food donations for the needy


Ohio AG: No sentence deal in Craigslist killings

Ohio AG: No sentence deal in Craigslist killings


World markets remain volatile despite Greek vote

World markets remain volatile despite Greek vote


Ohio college student pleads guilty in rape flier case

Ohio college student pleads guilty in rape flier case


Mahoning County dog owners can buy licenses online beginning Dec. 1

Mahoning County dog owners can buy licenses online beginning Dec. 1


Loughner to be sentenced for Ariz. mass shooting

Loughner to be sentenced for Ariz. mass shooting


Weekly US jobless claims fall to 355K last week

Weekly US jobless claims fall to 355K last week


Accused Ohio pill mill doctor died of overdose

Accused Ohio pill mill doctor died of overdose


Ohio Senate leader discusses next session's agenda

Ohio Senate leader discusses next session's agenda


Lawyers for condemned Pa. inmate drop clemency bid

Lawyers for condemned Pa. inmate drop clemency bid


Storm brings new outages for Sandy-battered states

Storm brings new outages for Sandy-battered states


OSHP troopers seize pot, prescription drugs on Ohio Turnpike

OSHP troopers seize pot, prescription drugs on Ohio Turnpike


Obama, GOP leaders lay down markers on budget deal

Obama, GOP leaders lay down markers on budget deal


Pa. man waives hearing in friend's shoving death

Pa. man waives hearing in friend's shoving death


$1M bond set for suspect in Ohio slaying

$1M bond set for suspect in Ohio slaying


Poland business donates to Second Harvest

Poland business donates to Second Harvest


Boil-water advisory issued for parts of Brookfield

Boil-water advisory issued for parts of Brookfield


OUT-OF-TOWN BIRTHS

Brian and Pam (Grabert) Rowan of Columbus are announcing the arrival of their first child, a son,


Leetonia library event is free

Library event is free LEETONIA The Friends of the Leetonia Community Public Library will present


'Be a Santa to a Senior' campaign to begin Monday

youngstown Home Instead Senior Care is partnering with area non-profit agencies and retailers to


Spaghetti dinner Sunday to help Debbie Cope

Before Sept. 19, 2012, Debbie Cope of East Palestine lived her life as she expected — time at home, time with friends and family and time at her job at Sheely’s Furniture and Appliance in North Lima.


Green Team offering business recycling grants

The Green Team Recycling Division of Mahoning County is offering a state grant opportunity for recycling at local businesses.


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Remarkable turnaround | Liberty happy to still be practicing

Liberty senior Sherron Walls stands just 5-foot-7 and he’s gone from being 160 pounds of muscle in August to 160 pounds of lumps in November.

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Congenital amputee gives Valley students lesson in motivation

Kyle Maynard has accomplished a lot in 26 years.

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Crestview, Kirtland could light up the scoreboard

It is tradition at Mollenkopf Stadium for fireworks to ignite whenever Warren Harding scores a touchdown on its home field.

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Cornell prof discusses shale myths at YSU

By BURTON SPEAKMAN bspeakman@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN A Cornell University professor well known


Shale industry company may move to Campbell

By JEANNE STARMACK starmack@vindy.com CAMPBELL A company that cleans wastewater from shale


Kent State climbs on NCAA’s main stage

Golden Flashes are knocking on the door of the AP’s Top 25

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DANCE BY DESIGN at Chaney Visual and Performing Arts School

Math and science don’t usually come to mind when considering the elements of dance, but a production by Chaney Visual and Performing Arts School students demonstrates how art, math and science mesh.

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Matta still sorting through starting lineup for opener

By BOB BAPTIST Columbus Dispatch COLUMBUS LaQuinton Ross is a stone-cold outside shooter who


Ohio Supreme Court to decide if picketing law constitutional

By PETER H. MILLIKEN milliken@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed to decide


Meyer gauges how former teams handled bye week

Associated Press Columbus It’s only through trial and error that Ohio State coach Urban Meyer


Warren officer honored at ceremony

By JORDAN COHEN news@vindy.com NILES Patrolman Ben Harrell, a 15-year veteran of the Warren


Ex-PSU president Spanier arraigned

Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. Former Penn State president Graham Spanier was arraigned and


Mental exam OK’d for suspect in Youngstown boy's murder

By JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. jgoodwin@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The mental competency of a city man


Election shows diversity, change in mindsets

Associated Press WASHINGTON Tuesday’s presidential election results showed the American voting


12 things to consider from the election

A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange ponders the results of Tuesday's election as reported on the front page of Wednesday's "Newsday" of New York. The re-election of President Barack Obama led U.S. investors to dump stocks Wednesday.

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METRO DIGEST || Native American presentation canceled

Presentation canceled Austintown The Native American Display and look at Native American life


Man sentenced for apparent road rage

By JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. jgoodwin@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN A 40-year-old Youngstown man will spend


Cuts loom in Liberty after failure of 2 levies

By danny restivo drestivo@vindy.com liberty Liberty Township is facing budget cuts after two


There’s no stopping us

Opinion: There’s no stopping us Tuesday’s Doyle McManus column, “And the winner is: gridlock,” delivers a


POLICE CALLS IN CANFIELD, LIBERTY, GIRARD

POLICE CALLS A summary of recent criminal activity in the city of Canfield, Liberty and Girard:


VETERANS Day EVENTS

A list of services, ceremonies and other events for Veterans Day as submitted to The Vindicator.


Dow Jones drops 313 day after Obama win

By JAMISON COCKLIN and BURTON SPEAKMAN news@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Area business leaders


Mass. pharmacy board chief fired

Mass. pharmacy board chief fired BOSTON The director of the Massachusetts pharmacy board has


Officials approve lease for building

Staff report WARREN Trumbull County commissioners approved a one-year, $48,626 lease for the


Bowling Green too much for Ohio

Associated Press athens Anthon Samuel ran for 181 yards and two touchdowns to help Bowling Green


Why were Trumbull County election results so late?

By ED RUNYAN runyan@vindy.com WARREN People watching election returns into the night may have


Wilson says it’s unlikely he’ll run again

By DAVID SKOLNICK skolnick@vindy.com After losing his second congressional race in a row,


Holocaust survivor to speak at campus

Staff report Sharon, Pa. Holocaust survivor and human-rights activist Dr. Inge Auerbacher will


birthdays

birthdays Actor Norman Lloyd (“St. Elsewhere”) is 98. Singer Patti Page is 85. CBS newsman Morley


Playhouse presents ‘Our Lady of 121st St.’

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Playhouse will present the area premiere of “Our Lady of


Ohioans clear that Senate seat is not for sale to highest bidder

Editorial: Republican state Treasurer Josh Mandel, who promised to serve out his four-year term when he was


Complaining is raised to an art form by choir

By GUY D’ASTOLFO dastolfo@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN “Comedians like to joke about rape. Toilet


Titanic expert to speak at Packard

Staff report WARREN Bruce Caplan, an expert on the ill-fated cruise shop Titanic, which sunk in


MAHONING COUNTY COURTS

courts MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Joseph W. Suverison, 45, of 9937 Delray St., Unit 4,


Births

Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Matthew and Holly Grossen, Columbiana, girl, Nov. 6.


Surplus food

Surplus food Price Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, 920 Dryden Ave., Youngstown, fresh produce and


The soul of Youngstown inhabits The Building

By JOHN BENSON entertainment@vindy.com Seven years after Anthony LaMarca packed his bags for New


BRIDGE

BRIDGE North-South vulnerable. South deals. NORTH xJ 5 2 uJ 4 vQ 9 6 wA K J 7 3 WEST


NEw this week

NEw this week Skyfall (PG-13) Secret agent James Bond’s loyalty to his superior, M, is tested


NIGHTLIFE

Backyard Bar and Grill, 8942 Youngstown-Pittsburgh Road, Poland; 330-757-2476 Thu: Karaoke with


Specialty Strip to take part in expo

Specialty Strip to take part in expo masury Specialty Strip & Oscillating Inc. in Masury will


Pot votes in 2 states challenge drug war

Associated Press DENVER First came marijuana as medicine. Now comes legal pot for the people.


Foster wants team to collect experiences

Associated Press COLUMBUS As Jim Foster grows older, his thoughts often flood back to those he


Years Ago

Today is Thursday, Nov. 8, the 313th day of 2012. There are 53 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


oddly enough

oddly enough Deer crashes through Pa. carpet store CASTLE SHANNON, Pa. This deer wasn’t


Pianist's latest release has a mythical quality

Deno Frangopoulos’ soothing musical spirit is again on display in “Icarus Bleeds.”


Steelers secondary thriving without Polamalu

Will Allen has done well replacing the oft-injured all-pro safety Associated Press PITTSBURGH


More loans boost consumer credit

Associated Press WASHINGTON Americans took out more student and auto loans in September to boost


Workers get support for strike

Staff report niles Representatives from several labor unions marched through Niles on Wednesday


newsmakers

newsmakers Broker charged with defrauding Hanks LOS ANGELES A Southern California insurance


Day 2: NHL, union back to bargaining

Associated Press NEW YORK The NHL and its players’ union kept talking Wednesday, a day after


Cavs’ rookie Zeller out with concussion, fracture

Associated Press CLEVELAND Cavaliers rookie Tyler Zeller’s first NBA road trip has been ended by


Undercover deputies seize 937 pounds of pot, arrest 2

Assocaited Press FAIRFIELD, Ohio Undercover sheriff’s deputies in southwestern Ohio’s Butler


Portrait art exhibition will open at the Hoyt

What does a paving-company employee, a parole officer for juvenile felons, a civil engineer and an employee for the National Academy of Sciences have in common?


Full planes seen for Thanksgiving

Associated Press NEW YORK The recipe for Thanksgiving travel is likely to make travelers a


Arms Museum prepares holiday exhibit

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Preparations are underway for the fifth annual “Memories of Christmas


Darrell Royal, 88 Turned Longhorns into national powerhouse

Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas A son of Depression-era Oklahoma, Darrell Royal came to Texas to


Gay-marriage supporters end losing streak and look ahead

Associated Press NEW YORK For years, foes of same-sex marriage had a potent talking point:


New storm takes aim at NY, NJ

Associated Press NEW YORK A nor’easter blustered into New York and New Jersey on Wednesday with


‘Ol’ Blue Eyes’ cabaret show

Staff report BOARDMAN “Broadway and Ol’ Blue Eyes,” a cabaret-style show about singer Frank


Valley sales-tax figures are mixed bag

By JAMISON COCKLIN jcocklin@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Sales-tax collection across the Mahoning


"Spring Awakening"

Director brings fresh vision to musical about adolescent angst at the oakland


WTG

today Onstage “Rent,SDRq 7:30 p.m., Ford Theater, Bliss Hall, Youngstown State University;


Willow bark or aspirin for the heart?

Q. My doctor has encouraged me to take baby aspirin daily to reduce my risk of heart problems and


At least 48 die in Guatemala quake

Associated Press SAN MARCOS, Guatemala A 7.4-magnitude earthquake rocked Guatemala on


Food donation

Food donation WARREN The Warren Family Mission is seeking donations of food for its annual


AUDITIONS

AUDITIONS ACTORS “Finale,SDRq Victorian Players and J&B Production Arts Services, Dec. 3 and 4,


"Nunset Boulevard" Cindy Williams stars in musical stage show

Anyone familiar with the phrase “Schlemiel! Schlemazel! Hasenpfeffer Incorporated” knows that Cindy Williams has been making her dreams come true in film, television and on stage for roughly 40 years


“last resort” (8 p.m., abc): Don’t let the submarine thriller “Last

“last resort” (8 p.m., abc): Don’t let the submarine thriller “Last Resort” take a dive in the


A world market

Opinion: Waukegan News-Sun: Gasoline prices in Lake County have been on a recent rollercoaster ride. The


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .66, 25.24 —.64 Avalon


CD RATES

CD RATES The table shows the annual percentage yield as of Wednesday. All yields given in percent.


Election preserves status quo

Opinion: WASHINGTON America’s 57th presidential election revealed that a second important national


Most important issues missing in presidential campaign

Opinion: By Michael Hiltzik Los Angeles Times You know all that talk about how Superstorm Sandy will


President gets a second act

Opinion: Second terms have rarely been kind to American presidents. Our last two-term leader, George W.


WIC provides much needed assistance

By WILLIAM K. ALCORN alcorn@vindy.com AUSTINTOWN The Women, Infants and Children program is


METRO DIGEST || Red Kettle Campaign Kick-Off

Campaign Kick-Off Boardman The Salvation Army Mahoning County Area Services will have its 2012


HEALTH DIGEST || International Survivors of Suicide Day

Suicide prevention HUBBARD Hubbard is participating in the American Foundation for Suicide


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