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KOKRAK WATCH ? finishes 3-under at Disney

KOKRAK WATCH Warren grad finishes 3-under at Disney


Shootout in downtown Warren leaves one man dead, another wounded

Shootout in downtown Warren leaves one man dead, another wounded Staff report WARREN Policer


New details, characters emerge in lead-up to resignation of Petraeus

New details, characters emerge in lead-up to resignation of Petraeus Associated Press WASHINGTON


For the love of YSU, dozens of alumni return to campus

For the love of YSU, dozens of alumni return to campus By BOB JACKSON new@vindy.com


Korean War locomotive engineer among those honored at Mahoning courthouse Veterans Day ceremony

Korean War locomotive engineer among those honored at Mahoning courthouse Veterans Day ceremony By


Regional final football sites set

Regional final sites announced


Expect bigger natural-gas bills this winter in Mahoning Valley

Expect bigger natural-gas bills this winter in Mahoning Valley Staff report YOUNGSTOWN With


Natural-gas customers in Ohio paid more after choice

Natural-gas customers in Ohio paid more after choice Associated Press COLUMBUS Consumers of


Obama marks Veterans Day with accolades, wreath at Arlington cemetery

Obama marks Veterans Day with accolades, wreath at Arlington cemetery Associated Press


Israeli aircraft strike Gaza Strip; Netanyahu warns of major confrontation

Israel aircraft strike Gaza Strip; Netanyahu warns of major confrontation Associated Press GAZA


Proposed Ohio regulations for landmen, drilling prove divisive

Proposed Ohio regulations for landmen, drilling prove divisive Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The


Sloats celebrate 60th anniversary with two events

WARREN Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sloat of Warren celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in August at

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Breast-cancer survivors to meet


Collection earmarked for Warm Hands

Collection earmarked for Warm Hands SHARON, PA. During the Hermitage Light Up the Night parade


Angels of Easter Seals to host brunch

Staff report BOARDMAN Angels of Easter Seals Holiday Brunch and Sweet Shoppe will be Dec. 5 at

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MASONIC GROUPS

MASONIC GROUPS MONDAY LB Circle, an auxiliary of Miriam Chapter 278, OES, will meet at noon at


GARDEN CLUBS

GARDEN CLUBS MONDAY Hitchcock Woods will meet at Gordy’s Specialty Market, 1419 Boardman-


SENIOR MENUS

Easter Seals offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays in Columbiana and Mahoning counties for people 60


SENIOR CITIZENS

60-Plus Club at St. Brendan Church will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday for its monthly meeting in Maxwell


FEDERATED CLUBS

WEDNESDAY Fortnightly IV will join the Youngstown Area Federation of Women’s Clubs at 6 p.m. at A


BOOKS DIGEST || Monday Night Writers meeting scheduled

Monday Night Writers meeting scheduled CANFIELD Area writers, both published and unpublished,


SENIOR SIDELIGHTS

Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, open exercise at


Free movie night about U.S. forests Wednesday

The Mercer County Conservation District is sponsoring a free movie night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, highlighting the largest land habitat in the world, showcasing many of the seasonal forests in the United States.


Food-safety program for farmers Wednesday

An educational program for farmers concerning food safety will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Mahoning County Extension Office, 490 S. Broad St.


Waste reduction seminar Friday in New Castle

The Lawrence-Mercer Recycling/Solid Waste Department will conduct a waste reduction seminar from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce.


Ursuline rolls past Cuyahoga Heights to set up showdown with Kirtland

Ursuline rolls past Cuyahoga Heights to set up showdown with Kirtland By Joe Catullo


Did 1 text save GM Lordstown millions?

By ED RUNYAN runyan@vindy.com WARREN State Rep. Sean O’Brien, sitting in the audience at


Dover runs past Poland in 2nd half

Tornadoes QB Mason Mamarella keys comeback By Matthew Peaselee mpeaslee@vindy.com green The


Youngstown, suburbs sealed Obama’s big victory

By DAVID SKOLNICK skolnick@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Republican Mitt Romney failed to win one


SVSM speed too much for Eagles defenders

SVSM speed too much for Eagles defenders By TOM WILLIAMS williams@vindy.com AUSTINTOWN


Truck hits, kills girl, 9, in Salem; man arrested

By JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. jgoodwin@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Salem police have arrested a man


Dominant effort keeps Youngstown State in postseason hunt

By scott holland sports@vindy.com macomb, ill. In order to get its sixth win of the season


Skating event at Covelli celebrates adoption

By JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. jgoodwin@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Howard Dunham, his wife, Robin, and 12 of


Missed opportunities doom Crestview in loss

By Steve Ruman sports@vindy.com warren It was expected to be a showcase of offenses, with


Farrell entrepreneurs get their feet wet in shoe industry

By jeanne starmack starmack@vindy.com farrell, pa. You can’t always go bare when it comes to


Hope Classic set for Dec. 8 in Struthers

Staff report STRUTHERS Teams from Struthers, Ursuline and LaBrae will be part of the inaugural


CCA probationers work at Supermax prison

By PETER H. MILLIKEN milliken@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN A pilot program gives probationers living


Miles of pipe added between drilling sites in Pulaski, Pa.

By BURTON SPEAKMAN bspeakman@vindy.com PULASKI, PA. The signs of pipeline development and


Campaign to provide $20K in free coats to Valley kids

Staff report WARREN The third annual Ronald McDonald House Charity “Give-A-Coat” campaign will


For love of country and 'Stinky'

Don Freer of Howland stands by a photo of 'Stinky,' one of 11 B-17 bombers he flew in World War II with this crew. Freer crashed the craft during enemy fire, but survived and became a POW of Germany. Today he is featured in a documentary about the nose art painted on U.S. bombers, filmed for the 70th anniversary of the bombing offensive against Germany.

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Steelers’ Sanders to appeal fine

Associated Press PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders leg cramp against


Beljan out of hospital, keeps lead at Disney

Associated Press lake buena vista, fla. Charlie Beljan was in a hospital bed in the middle of


Maturity aids Keselowski in Cup

Associated Press avondale, ariz. It would have been easy for Brad Keselowski to wreck Jimmie


Schmaltz, Weberg power Gamblers

By greg gulas sports@vindy.com youngstown Nick Schmaltz and Sebastian Weberg each scored a


Change looms as Browns reach open week at 2-7

Associated Press CLEVELAND Jimmy Haslam has officially owned the Cleveland Browns for three


SEC newcomer Texas A&M takes down the Tide

Associated Press tuscaloosa, Ala. Johnny Manziel and No. 15 Texas A&M shook-up the national


Area colleges

Area colleges Saturday’s games DIVISION II Tiffin 34, Lake Erie 14 TIFFIN Freshman


Nebraska rallies to top Penn State

Associated Press lincoln, neb. Nebraska did it again. For the second straight week and fourth


Unbeaten Notre Dame shuts down BC

Associated Press boston Everett Golson ran for a touchdown and threw for two more on Saturday


V&M Star’s new plant reaches milestone; good news for area

Editorial: We will never get tired of say- ing it: The Mahoning Valley is benefitting from a $1 billion-plus


Documentary to be shown at benefit for Beaver Creek

Staff report Calcutta An event to benefit the Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center will


Take time for war-monuments tour

Opinion: We’re proud today to offer a special salute to our veterans that is timed nicely with Mother


METRO DIGEST || Storm response

Storm response YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Crisis Response Unit has been deployed to Lindenhurst,


ARMED FORCES DIGEST

ARMED FORCES DIGEST VETERANS World War II pilot honored in Warren CHAMPION Steven L. Pesko,


Frustrated residents protest outside utility

Frustrated residents protest outside utility NEW YORK Even as the lights came on for many who


career paths, limelights

communications InfoCision, an Akron-based call-center with offices in Boardman, Austintown and


Blood Drives

Blood Drives today St. Elizabeth Health Center Donor Room, 1044 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, 9


THE HEAT IS ON

By JAMISON COCKLIN jcocklin@vindy.com youngstown As if the winter heating season isn’t


BRIDGE

BRIDGE Both vulnerable. South deals. NORTH x10 7 5 u10 9 3 vK Q J wA J 8 2 WEST EAST


It’s time for General Assembly to return its attention to Nitro’s Law

Opinion: It’s time for General Assembly to return its attention to Nitro’s Law I would like to bring atten-


Meeting planned to discuss zoning rules

Meeting planned to discuss zoning rules mineral ridge Weathersfield Township Zoning Commission


Putting vacuums to the test

Sleek shapes and trendy colors such as sienna, taupe and goldenrod are turning some of the latest


COLUMBIANA, TRUMBULL COUNTY COURTS

COURTS Columbiana COUNTY docket State v. Bobby J. Hill, judgment for plaintiff. Meadville


Fitness business getting smarter

McClatchy Newspapers You swipe your gym membership card or sign in, and the screen on the cardio


Time to tackle chores

McClatchy Newspapers Ready to hunker down for winter? Not so fast. Now’s the time to tackle a


Pop culture Q&A

Pop culture Q&A By Rich Heldenfels Q. A new show, “Made in Jersey,” was on CBS for two episodes


Matter of life and death

Opinion: The most important decision a government can make is to take a human life. Yet the decision, in


ROSEMOND | Son's picky eating causing concern

McClatchy Newspapers Q. My 8-year-old son was born prematurely and weighed only 3 pounds. He is


Rep. Ryan’s support of Obama puts him in a strong position

Editorial: First the bad news for Democrats in Ohio: Out of the 16-member delegation in the House of


A Veterans Day tribute

Editorial: A Veterans Day tribute The tradition that we observe today has its direct roots in Armistice Day,


Holiday light show planned at park

Staff report Columbiana The Columbiana Area Tourism Bureau has released the schedule of events


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Global Lens Film Festival, 7 p.m.: Foreign film fest will show


Mum’s the word

Feast your eyes on the bounty of fall flowers submitted for this month’s “Mum’s the Word” feature.


Ask Mr. Know It All

Q. We still watch reruns of “The Crocodile Hunter,” starring Steve and Terri Irwin. What has become


Was Ohio Dem chair vindicated?

Opinion: Ohio Democratic Party Chairman Chris Redfern called in to the Louie Free radio talk show being


Vatican reacts to gay-union initiatives

Associated Press VATICAN CITY The Vatican is digging in after gay-marriage initiatives scored


birthdays

birthdays Comedian Jonathan Winters is 87. Jazz singer-pianist Mose Allison is 85. Guitarist Vince


Here’s more about subpar TV sound

Q. I recently purchased a 42-inch LCD HDTV. I enjoy the picture quality but the acoustics could be


Inside the homes of presidents

Inside the homes of presidents Step into the homes of the leaders of the free world in “Houses of


CORRECTION

CORRECTION The dates of three events were listed incorrectly in the Good Morning column on Page A2


MILESTONES

MILESTONES STATE PATROL Trooper of the Year Trooper William J. Sattler, a 27-year veteran of


Good night, ‘Twilight’

By Roger Moore McClatchy Newspapers It’s been five years since Kristen Stewart was plucked from


Births

Births ST. Joseph Health Center Kristy Fryer and Harley Hoagland, Warren, boy, Nov. 9.


Official: Emails led to probe

Associated Press WASHINGTON The scandal that brought down CIA Director David Petraeus started


Easy Street’s ‘Annie’ a delight

By Stephanie Ottey entertainment@vindy.com youngstown In a time of economic concern, after a


Agenda Monday

Agenda Monday Milton Township Records Retention Commission, special meeting, 9 a.m., town hall,


Entrepreneurial spirit born anew in Japan

McClatchy Newspapers TOKYO Before last year’s devastating earthquake, college student Tatsunori


Hain, Allen lead YSU men’s hoops to win

Staff report Washington D.C. Senior Blake Allen and freshman Bobby Hain each scored 19 points to


‘Awakening’ at Oakland is beautiful, emotional

By Lorraine Wardle entertainment@vindy.com Youngstown “Spring Awakening,” which opened Friday


Years Ago

Today is Sunday, Nov. 11, the 316th day of 2012. There are 50 days left in the year. This is


record reviews

Aerosmith Album: “Music from Another Dimension!” (Columbia Records) Grade: C In the decade


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