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Covelli exec nominated to CMA board

Boots hit the pavement when a country music act comes to town, leading Youngstown to be a prime stop for many top country performers.


Marc Kovac offers 10 things to consider about the election

Republican nominee Donald Trump won Ohio on his way to a national victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton, and GOP candidates had strong showings down the ticket in the Buckeye state.


3rd shift being cut at GM Lordstown due to soft small-car market

In a dimly lit union hall, leaders of two local United Auto Workers unions talked about the turning point at the General Motors Lordstown Complex.


Brookfield man who shot girlfriend ruled competent to stand trial

A man who told police he shot his girlfriend Feb. 22 at their home on Ulp Street in Brookfield because he was jealous pretended to have symptoms of psychosis but is competent to stand trial, a judge ruled today.


Ex-Niles treasurer forfeits retirement only while on probation

Phyllis J. Wilson, who stole $142,772 over 41⁄2 years as Niles assistant treasurer, will receive none of her $1,176 monthly retirement check during the five years of her probation, an appeals court has ruled.


YSU dental students offer free care to kids from autism center

Rita Nicholas was proud of how her 6-year-old son, Logan, handled his first dental experience – especially since he had never visited a dentist and is on the autism spectrum.


Mitchell pleads guilty in attack of jail guard

A man accused of attacking a corrections officer at the Mahoning County jail pleaded guilty Tuesday in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court to a charge of attempted murder.


Akron woman accused of threats to Kathy Miller in September

An Akron woman surrendered to authorities Tuesday evening on an arrest warrant that accuses her of sending threats to township resident, Kathy Miller, 69, in September.


Protests across US condemn Trump', call for impeachment, elimination of electoral college

Thousands of protesters around the country took to the streets today to condemn the election of Donald Trump as president.


717 area code in central Pennsylvania to get 223 overlay

717 area code in central Pennsylvania to get 223 overlay


CEO: FirstEnergy will exit competitive electricity business

CEO: FirstEnergy will exit competitive electricity business


Four Square Block Watch meeting is Thursday night

Four Square Block Watch meeting is Thursday night


Lowellville Village Safety Committee meets Thursday

Lowellville Village Safety Committee meets Thursday


Akron woman faces harassment charge involving Kathy Miller

Akron woman faces harassment charge against Kathy Miller


Voters in Ohio city OK measure decriminalizing marijuana

Voters in Ohio city OK measure decriminalizing marijuana


Why today's Vindy front page does not have "Trump Wins"

Today's printed edition of The Vindicator should have had a triumphant image of our new president-elect, Donald Trump.


Trump victory sets off protests on both coasts

Donald Trump's victory sets off protests on both coasts


Police: Ohio officer shoots, kills suspect in armed robbery

Police: Ohio officer shoots, kills suspect in armed robbery


Obama says he's heartened by Trump's call for unity

Obama says he's heartened by Trump's call for unity


Lockup List Wednesday – Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity.


Ving CEO to host workshop for Global Entrepreneur Week

Ving CEO to host workshop for Global Entrepreneur Week


BREAKING NEWS | GM Lordstown cuts shift; 1,200 jobs at risk

GM Lordstown cuts shift


Clinton says election loss is painful

Clinton says election loss is painful


Judge accepts man's guilty plea to attempted murder

Judge accepts man's guilty plea to attempted murder


Pennsylvania man convicted of trafficking girl, 15, for sex

Pennsylvania man convicted of trafficking girl, 15, for sex


2 convicted of murder in Ohio bystander’s slaying over $80

2 convicted of murder in Ohio bystander’s slaying over $80


City man charged with weapons, drug offenses

City man charged with weapons, drug offenses


Ex-Ohio cop who misused database, stalked women has early release

Ex-Ohio cop who misused database, stalked women has early release


Marijuana, gun control, minimum wage hikes win at the polls

Marijuana, gun control, minimum wage hikes win at the polls


Robbery reported at Dollar General on Market Street

Robbery reported at Dollar General on Market Street


Ohio dad faces new murder charge after boy beaten in 2007 dies

Ohio dad faces new murder charge after boy beaten in 2007 dies


FOOD SALES AND DINNERS

THURSDAY Bethel Lutheran Church, 425 Crestview Drive, Boardman, will host a dine-in or drive-


Connected ‘Friends’ again, after the election

By the time this column appears, the election will be over. Or, at least, I hope it’s over.


Dutch, Mexico: Trump will be judged 'on his actions'

Dutch, Mexico: Trump will be judged 'on his actions'


Trump election elicits fears, some cheers around the globe

Trump election elicits fears, some cheers around the globe


Connected Links of the Week – Nov. 9

Tweets and photos from around the Valley.


BREAKING NEWS | Donald Trump wins presidency

Several news outlets have declared Donald J. Trump the 45th president of the United States.


BREAKING | Donald Trump wins Pennsylvania

BREAKING | Donald Trump wins Pennsylvania


PRESIDENTIAL RACE | Dow futures, Asian shares tumble as Trump leads

Dow futures, Asian shares tumble as Trump leads vote count


YSU football team staying positive

Jody Webb: “You have to remember everything we’ve been working for is still in front of us.”


Trump’s victory in Mahoning Valley is one for record books

Trump was the first non-incumbent Republican to win Trumbull County since 1928


Hawks hand Cavaliers first loss

Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 28 points.


With Trump victory, America falls for snake-oil salesman

Opinion: A recent segment of “Jeopardy,” the hit TV game show, had this Final Jeopardy clue: “In the late 1800s, Clark Stanley was a notorious seller of this two-word product, which he advertised as a curative liniment.”


Ed Puskas: Valley’s title hopes rest with five

The Mahoning Valley hasn’t sent a football team to a state final since 2013 and hasn’t won a title since 2011.


Youngstown voters reject anti-fracking issue for 6th time

But they approve a part-time workers rights charter amendment


Two Austintown levies fail

Mahoning County levies fare well, except for Austintown police and road levies


Broncos tame pesky Golden Flashes

Associated Press kent Justin Franklin rushed for 134 yards and a touchdown and Fabian Johnson


SPORTS DIGEST || Mooney extending presale playoff tickets

Mooney extending presale playoff tickets youngstown Cardinal Mooney is extending presale tickets


Voters OK Warren tax, nix Hubbard school levy

By SARAH LEHR slehr@vindy.com WARREN Trumbull County voters approved a half-percent income tax


Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. returns for benefit concert

IF YOU GO What: Murphy Meets Motown concert, featuring Landau Eugene Murphy, with Glenn Leonard,


Incumbents fare well in Valley congressional races

Portman, Johnson and Ryan win easily


Youngstown woman gets two OVIs, shot in arm all in one day

Received second one after leaving OSP post in Canfield


Warrants issued for two in Backpage robbery scheme

Total of five charged for separate robberies so far involving site


Republicans appear on track to keep control of House, Senate

Combined dispatches WASHINGTON Republicans were poised to keep control of the House on Tuesday


Three Democrats are victorious in Trumbull seats in House and Senate

Three Democrats are victorious in Trumbull seats in House and Senate


Lepore-Hagan and Boccieri coast to easy victories

Lepore-Hagan wants to reintroduce bill to amend Youngstown Plan


Two Trumbull commissioners win new terms

Two Trumbull commissioners win new terms


Prospect of Trump presidency shakes financial markets

Associated Press HONG KONG The rising prospect of a Donald Trump presidency shook financial


Treasurer Yemma wins solid victory

Treasurer Yemma wins solid victory


Trump wins presidency in astonishing victory

Donald Trump was elected America's 45th president Tuesday, an astonishing victory for a celebrity businessman and political novice.


RESULTS

RESULTS An * denotes incumbents. A X denotes winner. # Results not available at press time


Tuesday’s other NHL games

Sharks 3, Capitals 0 WASHINGTON Martin Jones stopped 24 shots, Brent Burns scored his fifth


Three Democrats are victorious in Trumbull seats in House and Senate

Three Democrats are victorious in Trumbull seats in House and Senate


Man’s body found behind W. Side plaza

Man’s body found behind W. Side plaza YOUNGSTOWN Police do not suspect foul play in the death of


voting percentages

voting percentages by counties in the valley CLINTONTRUMP Mahoning49%46% Trumbull44%51%


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Woman is accused of drinking, taking forklift to move her blocked van CHEYENNE,


COLUMBIANA CO.

COLUMBIANA CO. 5TH HOUSE DISTRICT XTim Ginter* (R)31,335 yJohn R. Dyce (D)12,751 COMMISSIONER


Judge orders exam in church shooting trial

Associated Press A judge announced Tuesday that he has ordered another competency exam for a white


Washington moves into fourth position in CFP

Alabama, Clemson and Michigan still hold the top three spots. Ohio State is fifth.


WEDNESDAY’s OTHER NBA GAMES

WEDNESDAY’s OTHER NBA GAMES Nets 119, Timberwolves 110 NEW YORK Brook Lopez scored 26 points,


Feds give 21 year sentence to Cruz Ramos

Receives a common pleas court sentence today


Incumbent Mahoning County commissioners easily win re-election

Incumbent Mahoning County commissioners easily win re-election


Turkey, Syrian Kurds at loggerheads over offensive

Associated Press ANKARA, Turkey Turkey said Tuesday that the U.S.-backed and Kurdish-led forces


Opporktunity for something new for Thanksgiving

By Dana Cizmas Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (TNS) If you want to tweak your predictable Thanksgiving


TOMORROW in VALLEY 24

TOMORROW in VALLEY 24 Keith Urban brings his ‘Ripcord’ tour to Covelli Centre.


1 dead, 2 injured in shooting near Calif. voting site

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting near Calif. voting site Someone with an assault rifle killed one


Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have

Each week, this column offers recipes from Valley cookbooks. If your organization would like to have


Penguins nab late winner over Edmonton

Associated Press pittsburgh Conor Sheary scored twice, including the winner with 1:42 left, to


Vallourec reports 3Q earnings

Vallourec Star’s parent company, Vallourec, reported a loss of $176 million in net income.


VETERANS DAY

VETERANS DAY Scheduled events A list of services, ceremonies and other events for Veterans Day


Curry hits NBA-record 13 3-pointers

Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. Stephen Curry let it fly from the top of the arc, backpedaled


Investigators probe mass grave in Iraq

Associated Press BAGHDAD The stench of death drew Iraqi soldiers to the unsettled plot of land


US job openings rise slightly in September

Associated Press WASHINGTON U.S. employers posted slightly more job openings in September, a


Regulators order more wells to be closed in Oklahoma

Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY Oklahoma regulators are ordering the shutdown of more disposal


veterans day

veterans day What’s open/closed A checklist of local, state and federal institutions and local


Cuban, ESPN at odds over automated content

Mark Cuban said Monday that he banned Marc Stein and Tim MacMahon from Mavericks home games to bring attention to the issue of companies using automation in sports coverage.


BUSINESS DIGEST ||

Racino revenue AUSTINTOWN Penn National Gaming’s Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course


World Series a boon for Fox

World Series a boon for Fox NEW YORK The Chicago Cubs’ thrilling World Series victory dominated


Important facts are being ignored in bluster over Obamacare news

Opinion: By Michael Hilttzik Los Angeles Times In all the knee-jerk hand-wringing over the announced rate


YEARS AGO

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 9, the 314th day of 2016. There are 52 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Thanksgiving Day shopping is here to stay — with tweaks

Associated Press NEW YORK Thanksgiving Day shopping – a delight to some, an anathema to others –


At OSU, Schiano gets ‘master’s’ in coaching

Greg Schiano is re-inventing himself in Columbus.


Place faith in farmers

Opinion: By Daren Bakst The Heritage Foundation Washington just can’t stop meddling in agriculture. Its


BRIDGE

BRIDGE Neither vulnerable, North deals. NORTH xA 6 uJ vK Q J 5 4 2 wA J 10 9 WEST EAST


New school manual aids in attack on trafficking

Editorial: TRue or false? Slavery in America ended with President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation,


ITunes top five songs for the most recent week:

ITunes top five songs for the most recent week: v “Closer”: The Chainsmokers (feat. Halsey) v


How to make the world’s best waffles

By Bethany Jean Clement The Seattle Times (TNS) We all know that superlatives have lost whatever


HOUSE & SENATE

HOUSE & SENATE Sen. Rob Portman, Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13th, and Rep. Bill Johnson, R-6th, easily win


TRUMBULL CO.

TRUMBULL CO. 32ND SENATE DISTRICT XSean J. O’Brien (D)55,664 yRobert J. Allen (R)33,605 63RD


MAHONING CO.

MAHONING CO. 58TH HOUSE DISTRICT XMichele Lepore-Hagan* (D)28,203 yCorrine L. Sanderson


Election shows no signs of major problems

Associated Press WASHINGTON Voters around the country faced long lines, occasional broken


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Youngstown Community School, 7:30 a.m., 50 Essex St. Lisbon school board, 5


Tease photo

Home-grown and healthy CULTIVATE CAFE

College campuses usually have a notable number of fast food restaurants, and Youngstown State University is no exception to this rule. However, just a few blocks north of the university, there’s a new cafe serving locally-grown cuisine that’s both healthy and delicious.


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