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Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett on 'Facts of Life,' dies at 92

She also was a Broadway actress


Fire damages Tiffany's bar in Boardman

Canfield assisted in extinguishing the blaze tonight.


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Olde Car Club raises $3,500 for young cancer patient

Nora’s family members said the kindness and generosity of the Mahoning Valley are overwhelming


Deputies seek armed teen who held up boy’s lemonade stand

Deputies seek armed teen who held up boy’s lemonade stand


Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle on I-70 dies

Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle on I-70 dies


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Struthers Rotary funds dredging of Yellow Creek pond

The Rotary offered to fund the entire project and donated $5,000 to the MetroParks.


Oregon police chief orders review of use of force at protest

Oregon police chief orders review of use of force at protest


Vintage plane crashes in Swiss Alps, killing 20 on board

Vintage plane crashes in Swiss Alps, killing 20 on board


5,000 defy heat for Wings-n-Wheels in Howland today

Vintage cars and classic planes delight large crowd


'Murphy Brown' weighs in on MeToo movement in series return

'Murphy Brown' weighs in on MeToo movement in series return


US teacher rows solo across Atlantic in record time

US teacher rows solo across Atlantic in record time


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Indians top Angels 4-3

Ramirez homers, Bieber wins again as Indians top Angels 4-3


Learn the Wright stuff at Air Force museum Family Day

Learn the Wright stuff at Air Force museum Family Day


Dog leads rescuers to injured Molokai hiker

Dog leads rescuers to injured Molokai hiker


H.F. Lenfest, former media mogul, philanthropist, dies

H.F. Lenfest, former media mogul, philanthropist, dies


'60 Minutes' exec named in misconduct article delays return

'60 Minutes' exec named in misconduct article delays return


Hall of Fame speeches get political in Canton, Chattanooga

Hall of Fame speeches get political in Canton, Chattanooga


Judge nixes forcing Charleston history test on tour guides

Judge nixes forcing Charleston history test on tour guides


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'Mission: Impossible' bests Winnie-the-Pooh at box office

'Mission: Impossible' bests Winnie-the-Pooh at box office


Liberty, Girard spar over diverse water rates

Liberty officials are exploring options to potentially lower water prices for residents in the northern part of the township who – for decades – have paid the highest rate of any town in their region.


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Penguins’ new look

Vitas Hrynkiewicz has grown a goatee and Gavin Wiggins cut his long hair. Together, the senior offensive linemen with new looks are ushering in a new era for the offensive line.


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East alums hail return of Golden Bear

“Once a Golden Bear, always a Golden Bear” was the mantra repeated over and over at Saturday’s East High School alumni reunion on the school grounds.

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SPORTS DIGEST || Kokrak to replace Westwood at PGA

Lee Westwood of England has withdrawn from the PGA Championship next week with an injury, missing the major for only the second time since he first played it in 1997.


Climb a virtual mountain to help kids with behavioral, mental issues

The foundation was founded by Dr. Ronald Dwinnells, who recently completed a real climb to the 19,563-foot high summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in eastern Africa with his daughter, Abbey Dwinnells.


Draper’s strong performance leads Scrappers over Batavia

Several players called up to Lake County


AAA safe driving course for senior citizens is Aug. 14 and Aug. 16

The instructor will share, through interactive classroom-based instruction, the most up-to-date information on mature driver’s education.


Lewis urges national unity

7 deliver speeches at Hall of Fame


METRO DIGEST || Get Inked for Animals fundraiser

Stigmata Tattoo & Piercing, 119 W. Lincoln Highway, will host its fifth annual “Get Inked for Animals” fundraiser for Legacy Dog Rescue from 12:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.


Owens shuns Canton in beef with Hall of Fame voters

His gold jacket made it to Memphis


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Salem couple on teen pregnancy show

AT A GLANCE What: “Unexpected” When: 10 p.m. Channel: TLC By GUY D’ASTOLFO


Crash closes portion of I-76

A Coraopolis, Pa., woman was injured when the tractor-trailer she was passing Saturday on Interstate 76 in Milton Township blew a left front tire, causing the truck driver to lose control and sideswipe her Honda Civic.


Public or private? Trumbull Democrat voting method remains murky

Again at Wednesday’s Trumbull County Democratic Party Central Committee meeting regarding the appointment of Niles mayor to replace Thomas Scarnecchia, who retired 30 months into his four-year term, a question was raised about whether the process would provide anonymity to the voters.


En route to Ohio, Trump slams LeBron

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman quickly distanced the first lady from her husband's criticism of James, and a number of other national figures and athletes launched pointed rebuttals and support for James, who just opened a school for at-risk kids in Akron.


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Trump replays well-worn rally rhetoric to his base in Ohio

While he didn’t mention Akron native LeBron James, Trump did invoke similar rhetoric while training fire on one of his new favorite targets, Democrat Rep. Maxine Waters of California. He tore into Waters, who is also black, and derided her as “an extremely low IQ person.”


Vienna, Campbell, Y'town, Newton Falls host National Night Out events Tuesday

Several Mahoning Valley communities are hosting National Night Out community events Tuesday to show support for local police departments.


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More questions than answers a year after Liberty pond death

Diane Pullin of Jacksonville, Fla., looks over the pond where her older sister's body was found with a mowing tractor a year ago. Liberty police initially declared the death an accident, until the former Trumbull County coroner ruled it a homicide in March.

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Ohio judge sued over refusal to OK transgender teens’ new names

Associated Press CLEVELAND An attorney for the mothers of three transgender teens in Ohio said


Gordon’s presence felt on field

Browns teammate wearing missing teammate’s gear


Do you really know what your kid’s doing on that smartphone?

By MARTHA IRVINE AP National Writer CHICAGO Ayrial Miller is clearly annoyed. Her mother is


Right-wing rally, counter-protesters clash

Right-wing rally, counter-protesters clash PORTLAND, Ore. Small scuffles broke out Saturday as


Change, tradition; a walk through the Baseball Hall of Fame

Change and tradition mark ... By TED ANTHONY AP National Writer COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. “The best


NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS Royal couple at friend’s wedding on Meghan’s 37th birthday LONDON Weeks after tying


GARDEN CLUBS

FRIDAY Sweetbrier Garden Club will meet at noon for an informational meeting and tour of the Waste


Kings of the road

Truex has chance to join Gordon, Stewart


How to be a happy timeshare owner

By LIZ WESTON NerdWallet Many people are desperate to shed their timeshares. That provides


Suspect in Houston slaying deeded home to Ohio woman

Associated Press PAINESVILLE An Ohio woman who was an acquaintance of the man suspected of


SENIOR SIDELIGHTS

Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, video class on


Facebook opens up on vote meddling, but is the shift real?

AP Technology Writer NEW YORK For a company bent on making the world more open, Facebook has


HARDCOVER FICTION

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The President is Missing” by James Patterson and Bill Clinton (Little,


A guide to when and when not to buy it

By BETH J. HARPAZ AP Travel Editor When you book flights online, you’re typically prompted to


Election crackdown runs into speed-tweeting human ‘bots’

Associated Press CHICAGO Nina Tomasieski logs on to Twitter before the sun rises. Seated at her


Common threads

Shepherd of the Valley resident continues friend’s ministry, sewing for children Staff report


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Youngstown company showcases products at White House

When Mike Kovach started City Machine Technologies, Inc. 33 years ago, he never dreamed his business would one day take him to the White House.


SENIOR CITIZENS

Canfield AARP 3104 will meet at 1 p.m. Monday at the Canfield Presbyterian Church, 140 W. Main St.


YEARS AGO FOR AUG. 5

Today is Sunday, Aug. 5, the 217th day of 2018. There are 148 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Senior menu

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


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Brittany Fisher and Mark DiGiacomo, Youngstown, boy, Aug.


notices

notices baseball Prospects — 16-U and 14-U teams will be holding tryouts today for their 16-U


Farm bureau land, homeowner conference is Aug. 17

The conference will be at Grand Valley High School in Orwell


Blood Drives

Blood Drives MONDAY Newton Falls United Methodist Church, 336 Ridge Road, Newton Falls, 1 to 7


Runners TO YOUR MARKS …

Runners TO YOUR MARKS … Upcoming races & walks AUGUST SATURDAY — 2nd annual Run With A


Report on cost of school supplies

Report on cost of school supplies COLUMBUS Huntington Bank last week released its annual


LIMELIGHTS & CAREER PATHS

LIMELIGHTS & CAREER PATHS EXPANSION Kisling, Nestico & Redick, a large Ohio personal-injury law


AREA GOLF CALENDAR Upcoming scrambles & outings

AUGUST TODAY — 28th Annual Lowellville High School 4-Person Golf Scramble with an 8 a.m. shotgun


Logano survives soggy Xfinity race

Allmendinger finishes second


Thomas opens up 3-stroke lead at Bridgestone

Woods struggles to fall 11 shots back in Akron


Linebackers Matakevich and Bostic compete for Steelers job

Two young linebackers are competing to replace Ryan Shazier.


Keep coal, nuclear as options for electricity

Opinion: Keep coal, nuclear as options for electricity In the article in the July 22 Vindicator – “Killing


COURTS

COURTS columbiana county new cases Cathie Elliott v. John and Helen’s Third Generation et al,


KARZMER: Firestone bids adieu to PGA players

Next year’s tourney will be a Champions event


ON AREA LINKS Local golf leaguES

bedford trails golf course Mahoning Valley Men’s Golf League Low Gross — Carman Narducci, Mike


Mr. Freeze breezes to W. Va. Derby win

Winner paid $15.20


Spiritual book club will host meeting

Spiritual book club will host meeting CANFIELD The Ursuline Center Spiritual Book Club offers an


LATEST LINE

LATEST LINE NFL Thursday FavoritePoints (O/U)Underdog BUFFALO21/2 (34)Carolina


PRO GOLF Saturday’s roundup

Champions Perry shoots 12-under 60 for lead at 3M Championship Blaine Minn. Across the


IN THE CUP! Area holes-in-one

Matt Conti aced the 150-yard No. 2 at Tanglewood Golf Course on July 27. He used a 9-iron. James


ODOT

ODOT Road work These traffic advisories from the Ohio Department of Transportation for are for


Cardinals, Gyorko pummel Pirates

Jedd Gyorko drove in three runs while Kolten Wong, just off the disabled list, and Yadier Molina both had three hits


Betras needs to bump & grind

Opinion: Although he won’t admit it, Mahoning County Democratic Party Chairman David Betras knows he blew it


Agenda Monday

Agenda Monday Boardman Township trustees, 7 p.m., public meeting, government center, 8299 Market


The future’s only constituency is conscience of the present

Opinion: “Science, like the Mississippi, begins in a tiny rivulet in the distant forest.” – Abraham


Two seriously injured in Falls crash

NEWTON FALLS A two-vehicle crash in Newton Township at about 7 p.m. Saturday on Newton-Tomlinson


AROUND THE HORN Saturday’s other MLB games

AMERICAN LEAGUE Red Sox 4, Yankees 1 BOSTON Nathan Eovaldi pitched eight dominant innings and


Kluber grounds Angels

Trout misses another game


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GM CEO Barra continues to play games with Valley

Editorial: By her silence regarding the future of General Motors’ Lordstown assembly complex, company Chief