Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks:

v Latino Food Festival, noon to 7 p.m.: Native food, music and culture of several Latin American countries are featured at this event (free admission) at the OCCHA Hall, 3660 Shirley Road, Youngstown; 330-781-1808.

v Youngstown Flea, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Handmade items, antiques, art, vintage clothing and other unique merchandise will be available in the first Youngstown Flea of the summer. It’s outside at Covelli Centre, downtown.

v Idora Park Experience, 4-8 p.m.: Artifacts and even food from old Idora Park in Youngstown will be on display ($5) outside at the Black Horse Tavern, 100 W. Liberty St., Girard; 330-774-4107.

v “Hairspray,” 7:30 p.m.: Tickets are going fast for this hit musical production ($15) at the Youngstown Playhouse; 330-788-8739.

v “Death Trap,” 8 p.m.: Dramatic thriller ($12) at Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles; 330-652-1103.

“The Wizard of Lies” (8 p.m., HBO): Robert De Niro brings his epic talent to television in this film about disgraced financier Bernie Madoff, who orchestrated one of the largest frauds in U.S. history and sent thousands of investors to financial ruin. Directed by Barry Levinson, it examines Madoff’s Ponzi scheme – his deception, lies and cover-up. Michelle Pfeiffer plays Ruth Madoff, Bernie’s longtime spouse and unwitting partner.

For complete listings, see TV Week magazine, included with today’s paper.


“Community Connection” (Sunday at 6:30 a.m. on 21 WFMJ-TV and 11 a.m. on WBCB-TV): Wendy Robinson of Warriors Inc. will join host Madonna Chism Pinkard to give an update on the organization, including the 13th Unity in the Community Parade and Community Day.

Next, Dr. Ann York Romanoff and Councilman Julius Oliver of the Alliance for Congregational Transformation Influencing Our Neighborhoods will discuss the recent election in Youngstown and announce a town-hall meeting at which the racial divide will be discussed.

“A Conversation With Dee” (Sunday at 7:30 a.m. on WYTV-TV): Host Dee Crawford will talk with the Youngstown parks director about summer youth camps.

“Senior Focus” (Saturday and Sunday at 9:30 a.m. on Armstrong Cable channels 20 and 100): United Way’s Kathy Mock and volunteer Paula Kacir will join host Bill Adams to talk about the Go Forward Give Back program, in which senior citizens can earn college credits for volunteer work.


‘Potter’ fans warned


British police are warning Harry Potter fans not to put themselves in danger by walking along an active railway line to a landmark from the fantasy films.

British Transport police say there has been an increase in the number of people walking down train tracks to the Glenfinnan Viaduct in the Scottish Highlands.

The Hogwarts Express is shown steaming across the viaduct in several Harry Potter films.

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