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Former cafe operator at Fellows gardens suing MetroParks for $150K

The former operator of the Garden Cafe at Fellows Riverside Gardens seeks $150,000 from Mill Creek MetroParks for alleged breach of contract.


Valley shoppers, retailers readying for bigger Black Friday

Ina Madison, 67, of Youngstown is a committed shopper. So, it’s no surprise that she plans to head out for the Black Friday shopping experience that starts Thanksgiving Day.


State's summer jobs program, thought lost, back again next year

The summer employment program for young people from low-income families, which had been slated for termination by the state, will return next year, Robert E. Bush Jr., Mahoning County Job and Family Services director, has told the county commissioners.


Forever family for Jamie, after kidney transplant, needs help to expand home

Trumbull County Children Services recently has identified an adoptive family for Jamie, 5, the little girl who received a lifesaving liver donation last year, and her brother Jeremiah, 7.


Adoption Day features 'empty nester' who refilled house with foster kids

Kim Anderson of Liberty says reaching her 50s with two grown children who no longer lived at home was no reason to think about retirement or being alone.


Woman charged with harassing deputy found not guilty by insanity

A judge has ruled that a woman charged in April with harassing a deputy sheriff – and other law-enforcement officers and officials – was suffering from a severe mental illness and is not guilty by reason of insanity.


Boil alert for parts of Youngstown and Austintown

Boil alert for parts of Youngstown and Austintown


Jury finds against Rolling Stone suit in rape story

Jury finds against Rolling Stone suit in rape story


Arraignments today in big heroin and marijuana case

Arraignments today in big heroin and marijuana case


18 accused in heroin bust arraigned today

18 accused in heroin bust arraigned today


Two from Struthers nabbed in Poland burglaries

Two from Struthers nabbed in Poland burglaries


Police ID woman found behind Austintown motel

Police ID woman found behind Austintown motel


UPDATE | Police call off search for reported gunman

UPDATE | Police call off search for reported gunman


UPDATE | Pittsburgh chief resigning after no-confidence vote

Pittsburgh mayor, police chief to address resignation rumors


Calvary Towers residents evacuated after fire report

Calvary Towers residents evacuated after fire report


Pro Bull Riders will return to Covelli Centre

Pro Bull Riders will return to Covelli Centre


23-year-old robbery suspect in custody

23-year-old robbery suspect in custody


US trade deficit in September at lowest level in 19 months

US trade deficit in September at lowest level in 19 months


Man jailed after Hermitage Walmart worker shot in store

Man jailed after Pennsylvania Wal-Mart worker shot in store


Market indexes inch higher in early US trading

Market indexes inch higher in early US trading


US employers add solid 161K jobs; wages up by most since ’09

US employers add solid 161K jobs; wages up by most since ’09


Chicago expecting throngs of fans for Cubs victory parade

Chicago expecting throngs of fans for Cubs victory parade


3 city patrolmen promoted to detective sergeant

3 city patrolmen promoted to detective sergeant


CLUB CALENDAR

ASSOCIATIONS NARFE Chapter 14 will have its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Saxon Club,


Second amendment freedom dinner set for Nov. 12

Freedom dinner will take place Nov. 12 at Yankee Lake Ballroom.


Fast game likely as Hubbard, Mooney clash

Concession sales tonight at Stambaugh Stadium likely will take a major hit.


Warren mom of infants who OD'd on heroin convicted; faces 6 years

Mother of two children who became unconscious because of drugs convicted of child endangering


Sanders tells YSU crowd cornerstone of Trump's campaign is 'bigotry'

Sanders also criticized Trump’s ‘stupidity involving climate control’


Coates’ return has Eagles inspired

Warren JFK has rematch with Toronto


Lancers oust Rebels in three

Defending champs dominated Crestview


Youngstown school employees want order

Teachers wanted their concerns to be heard at the Thursday afternoon academic distress commission meeting


Western Reserve’s Rowley ready for her 4th trip to state CC meet

Blue Devil has a Naval Academy dream


Catholic journalist offers insight into Pope Francis

First Friday of Greater Youngstown hosted speaker Robert Mickens


Tribe’s amazing season ends without title

Injuries didn’t prevent Cleveland from taking Cubs to limit


Red Kettle Campaign is Salvation Army’s biggest fundraiser

Even though the 2016 World Series between the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs just wrapped up and plenty of fall foliage can still be seen throughout the area, the fact remains that holidays are just around the corner.


Seagal awarded Russian citizenship

Associated Press MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin has awarded Russian citizenship to


Gibson roars back with ‘Hacksaw Ridge’

By JOCELYN NOVECK AP National Writer Is “Hacksaw Ridge” Mel Gibson’s redemption? Is it his


Canfield businessman gets 13 years for auto fraud

Prosecutors were seeking 15 years


Report: Gay characters hit record high on TV

By LYNN ELBER Associated Press LOS ANGELES A record number of gay characters are featured on


Community Health Systems has 7 sales transactions underway

ValleyCare Health System’s parent company, Community Health Systems, has three hospitals in the Mahoning Valley


METRO DIGEST || WWII, Korean War vet honored

A Columbiana County veteran who served in World War II and the Korean War was honored Thursday for his post-military service in the state.


Youngstown drug dealer pleads guilty

Lebron Charles Bunkley could get up to life in prison and be fined up to $10 million.


Akron man detained on federal complaint accusing him of sex with Girard girl

Akron man detained on federal complaint accusing him of sex with Girard girl


Early votes in Valley lag behind ’12 levels

A little more than 62,000 early general-election ballots were cast in the three counties as of Thursday


Fellows Gardens growing with 400 new roses

Gardeners this week planted 145 roses in Fellows’ iconic rose garden, replacing damaged flowers and filling in voids. The planting effort is part of a project that will extend into next summer. By July, a total of 400 new roses will fill the garden in bursts of red, pink and yellow.


Sister Jerome’s Mission College Scholarship

Sister Jerome’s Mission, a program of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, and the program’s advisory

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Oct. 17

Oct. 17 Burglary: Prescription medications were stolen from an attached garage at a home in the


Poland Sports Briefs

Varsity boys tennis coaching position open The following coaching position is open at Poland


SENIOR SALUTE — BAND EDITION

Name: Justin Tremonti; Max Franko; Noah Lee; Dan Sheehan; Madison Cercel; Jessica Weetman: Sarah

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Pets participate in fall fun

By ALEXIS BARTOLOMUCCI abartolomucci@vindy.com Paw Platoon hosted a Fall Fun fundraising


Pumpkin patch painting party

By ALEXIS BARTOLOMUCCI abartolomucci@vindy.com The Poland library hosted a Painting Party for

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Austintown students share Falcon pride

By ALEXIS BARTOLOMUCCI abartolomucci@vindy.com Students and families from Austintown

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Student volunteers help teach tennis

By ALEXIS BARTOLOMUCCI abartolomucci@vindy.com The Down Syndrome Association of the Valley and

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Sarah Navarra v Kerstin Smith

Sarah Navarra and Kerstin Smith were joined in marriage June 4 at St. Charles Church. The 1:30 p.m.


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Halloween party brings in large crowd

Austintown Bounce worked with Home Savings and Loan to host its annual Halloween Party on Oct. 21.

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Boardman Community Briefs

Local school hosts Veteran’s Day Luncheon The students and staff at West Boulevard Elementary


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Lions Club provides warmth for children

The Boardman Lions Club partnered with Target to host the eighth annual Coats for Kids project on Oct. 4 at Target.

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CPD partners with CLSD on safety initiative

The Canfield Police Department has partnered with Canfield Local School District to present a collaborative safety initiative which will provide Child Safety Fingerprint ID Kits to all kindergarten students and new elementary students to the district.

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Canfield Community Briefs

CVMS Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Everyone has been touched in some way by cancer. Pancreatic


Poland Community Briefs

Celebrate Short Fiction Day Space is still available for area fiction writers who want to be part


Cars cruise in for summer family picnic at Beeghly Oaks

By ALEXIS BARTOLOMUCCI abartolomucci@vindy.com Beeghly Oaks hosted the first annual car show

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Austintown Community Briefs

Local church to have Kolachi drive through There will be a Kolachi Nut Roll drive through at The


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Band students raise money at pasta dinner

The Poland Seminary High School band hosted its annual pasta dinner on Oct. 2 at the PSHS cafeteria.

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BOARDMAN

BOARDMAN Oct. 21 Attempted burglary: A woman returned to her apartment in the 8100 block of


Poland student wins cross country championship meet

On Oct. 22, Mason Matiste, current eighth-grader from Poland Middle School, travelled to Lancaster

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Sarah Beeman • Tyler Hissong

Sarah Marie Beeman, of Findlay, Ohio, formerly of Canfield, and Tyler David Hissong, also of


Susan Mandl v Michael Ramsey

Susan Diane Mandl became the bride of Michael Patrick Ramsey on April 2 at The Colony Golf Club in


SPORTS digest

Phantoms fall to Lumberjacks MUSKEGON, MICH. The Youngstown Phantoms were unable to overcome a


Ryan tosses 4 TDs as Falcons blow out Bucs

Matt Ryan threw for 344 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Atlanta Falcons tighten their grip on first place in the NFC South with a 43-28 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night.


Study: Tax hikes on rich didn’t hurt economy

Study: Obama tax hikes on rich didn’t hurt economy, or rich AP Photo NY114 Eds: Adds link. With


Emission cuts needed to meet climate goals

Associated Press STOCKHOLM The world is nowhere near on track to achieve the ambitious


Chances look slim for repeat of ‘nightmare’ of no winner

Associated Press WASHINGTON What happens if America wakes up on Nov. 9 to another undecided,


YEARS AGO

Today is Friday, Nov. 4, the 309th day of 2016. There are 57 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Shop wisely when it comes to store credit cards

Associated Press Store credit cards may sound tempting with their discounts and loyalty


Strange view: Cubs look ahead for how to a repeat

Core of team is young


Surplus food/clothing

Surplus food/clothing East Side Crime Watch, 1001 Oak St., corner of Fruit Street, Youngstown,


LATEST LINE

LATEST LINE NFL Sunday FavoritePointsUnderdog KANSAS CITY71/2Jacksonville


TV/RADIO

TV/RADIO TODAY 5 a.m. (GC) Golf: Turkish Airlines Open. 12:30 p.m. (NBCSN) Auto racing: NASCAR


ON THE AIR This weekend’s football games on TV & radio

TODAY 6 p.m. (CBSSN) College football: Central Michigan at Miami. 6:30 p.m. (WPIC-AM 790) High


POLICE CALLS IN POLAND, BOARDMAN

POLICE CALLS A summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and Boardman townships: POLAND


Politics digest: Portman widens lead over Strickland in new poll

New poll: Portman has double-digit lead COLUMBUS Incumbent Republican Rob Portman has jumped to


Why health care eats more of your paycheck every year

Associated Press Millions of Americans are finding out this month the price of health insurance is


BRIDGE

BRIDGE Both vulnerable, North deals. NORTH xA 10 3 u4 3 vA 8 5 3 2 wA 10 6 WEST EAST


Multi-faceted Heyward-Bey embraces roles

He’ll start Sunday against Ravens


Avoid the hype

Associated Press Cellphone carriers are going all in on unlimited data. T-Mobile ditched its


FBI probes ‘Trump’ tag at black church

Associated Press GREENVILLE, Miss. The FBI opened a civil- rights investigation into the arson


Driver pleads guilty to amended charge

Driver pleads guilty to amended charge AUSTINTOWN A former Florida truck driver pleaded guilty


Raffle to take place at InfroCision

Raffle to take place at InfroCision BOARDMAN InfoCision Management Corp. will have a live


Clinton, Obama urge Americans to get serious

Associated Press JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Donald Trump warned Thursday that a cloud of investigation


Outcome of presidential election is difficult to predict, but Clinton likely won’t fare too well locally

Opinion: This is the most challenging presidential election to predict in my nearly three decades as a


Canfield woman got scammed on World Series ticket, missed game

Canfield woman got scammed on World Series ticket, missed game


Duck season! Return of Letang, Murray sparks Penguins romp

Defenseman contributed goal, assist


Man Up, Mahoning Valley, to risks of prostate cancer

Editorial: Over the past decade, a growing network of organizations in the world, the nation, the state and the


As seizures top 400 in US, carfentanil trade thrives

SHANGHAI Seizures of the deadly chemical carfentanil have exploded across the United States, with


UM, Huskers on track to title game, for now

Ohio State could be spolier


Just do your job, justices

Opinion: By Eric J. SEGALL Los Angeles Times The U.S. Supreme Court recently released its December


Births

Births St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital Tashee Ortiz and Brandon Thomas, Campbell, boy, Nov. 2.


Judge: Iowa police slaying suspect hit, exploited mom

Judge: Iowa police slaying suspect hit, exploited mom DES MOINES, Iowa An Iowa man jailed


Doctor Strange dazzles

Film is a mesmerizing visual delight


Capital murder defendant charged with harassment

Five deputies, fellow inmate, among victims


Cheese Quesadilla, Salsa, Broccoli, Carrots & Ranch, Fruit Variety, Milk

Cheese Quesadilla, Salsa, Broccoli, Carrots & Ranch, Fruit Variety, Milk Chicken Nuggets, Tater


Danielle A. Blair • Marlon Moses

Danielle A. Blair became the bride of Marlon Moses Aug. 6 at World Fellowship Interdenominational


HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: WEEK 11 Previews of this weekend’s area playoff games

TONIGHT BRECKSVILLE-BROADVIEW HEIGHTS at WARREN HARDING What: Division II, Region 5


James powers Cavs past Celtics

Cleveland unbeaten in 5 games


Agenda Saturday

Agenda Saturday Lowellville school board, 9 a.m., special meeting in executive session to discuss


Brecksville at Warren Harding

Brecksville at Warren Harding Howland at Akron Hoban Hubbard at Cardinal Mooney Struthers at


MAHONING COUNTY COURTS

COURTS MAHONING COUNTY Marriage licenses Kyle J. Tolla, 32, of Maysville, N.C., and Kaitlyn M.


Wells Fargo bank discloses SEC probe for sales practices

Associated Press NEW YORK Wells Fargo has confirmed that the Securities and Exchange Commission


TRANSACTIONS

TRANSACTIONS BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Exercised the 2017 contract option on


GOLF

GOLF PGA Tour Shriners Hospitals for Children Thursday At TPC Summerlin Las Vegas Purse: