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2018 Greatest Golfer FRIDAY scores, SAT tee times

Greatest Golfer of the Valley enters its 9th season next week, and for the 6th straight year — the Farmers National Bank 54-hole adult amateur tournament has surpassed 250 Valley golfers. Registration for this and the other events wraps this weekend.


Steward spokeswoman: More workers losing jobs, community caused closure

The number of employees affected by the closure of Northside Regional Medical Center is higher than originally reported by Steward Health Care.


Sherrod Brown hears Lordstown workers' frustration with GM

Mike Kudlovsky of Youngstown, a United Auto Workers Local 1112 member who has built vehicles at the General Motors Lordstown plant for more than 32 years, is frustrated.


Omorosa: Evidence on Trump goes well beyond tapes

Omarosa Manigault Newman has a stash of video, emails, text messages and other documentation supporting the claims in her tell-all book about her time in the Trump White House, a person with direct knowledge of the records told The Associated Press Friday.


Panezich files second appeal of sports memorabilia fraud conviction

A man who led what prosecutors called the largest sports-memorabilia fraud case in the country will again appeal the conviction that followed his guilty plea.


Facebook post leads to domestic violence, fire in house with kids

Township police responded to a house fire related to a domestic violence episode on Beechwood Drive Thursday night, according to a police report.


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Dad jailed on $500,000 bond in stabbing death of baby

Dad jailed on $500,000 bond in stabbing death of baby


Actual number of impacted Northside workers is 468

Actual number of impacted Northside workers is 468


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard, Liberty and Hubbard

Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard, Liberty and Hubbard


Brown touts new incentive bill as he meets with UAW

Brown touts new incentive bill as he meets with UAW


Trump praises Manafort during jury deliberations

Trump praises Manafort during jury deliberations


Current Miss America: Leadership bullied, silenced me

Current Miss America: Leadership bullied, silenced me


Ohio’s unemployment rate rises slightly from June to July

Ohio’s unemployment rate rises slightly from June to July


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Man says he pointed gun at nieces to scare them at store

Man says he pointed gun at nieces to scare them at store


Drugs found at home on Potomac Avenue

Drugs found at home on Potomac


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Bob Dylan will return to Covelli Centre

Bob Dylan will return to Covelli Centre


Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Woman claims attack by other woman was revenge

Woman claims attack by other woman


Trump nixes $92M military parade, blames DC for high cost

Trump nixes $92M military parade, blames DC for high cost


UPDATE | Bond set at $500K for man accused of killing daughter

Man in custody after child is stabbed to death


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Northside nurses say Steward didn’t do enough to attract patients

Laurie Hornberger, president of Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association at Northside Regional Medical Center, speaks at a news conference at the hospital. She said she believes Steward Health could have done more to increase the number of patients at the hospital before it announced its closing this week.


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Monahan, Ciotola-Drevna, Gennaro capture Long Drive titles

Felicia Ciotola-Drevna won the women’s title for the second year in a row.


YSU’s Kennedy eying a bounce back year

Zak Kennedy wanted harder practices and his wish has been granted this fall.


Houck family highlights importance of palliative care ahead of Meritage of Miracles

Pediatric palliative care in the Valley has grown, thanks to Meritage of Miracles.


Slain woman’s family: Don’t let Meloro become Liberty chief

Victim’s sister responds to news of flawed death probe.


Boardman has high hopes

Boardman showed signs it can hang with the state’s elite last year.


Even with Meyer sidelined, Buckeyes appear to be formidable

Expectations are again high in Columbus.


Grant provides funding for Liberty grade-school program

Liberty will have afterschool programs for kids in kindergarten through second grade.


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Nonprofit group sponsors fundraiser bowling event

A family-oriented fundraiser bowling event is set for 6 to 9 tonight at Camelot Lanes, 628 Boardman-Canfield Road.


SPORTS DIGEST || Browns, Bryant meet to see if there's a future

Browns, Bryant meet to see if there’s a future CLEVELAND Dez Bryant and the Browns are still in


STILL SEXY

STILL SEXY More than 50 years into career, Rod Stewart isn’t slowing down By JOHN CARUCCI


Dana School of Music YSU jazz greats in concert at Ford

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Five successful alumni of the jazz program at Youngstown State


New welfare enrollees will have to wait for benefit approvals

Mahoning County residents planning on enrolling for welfare benefits for the first time will have to wait until after Aug. 28 for approval.


Diamond won’t let disease slow him

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer NEW YORK Neil Diamond may have retired from the road due to


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New YBI equipment symbol of future of American manufacturing, Youngstown

Tim Thomas, left, Appalachian Regional Commission co-chairman, talks with Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel and U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan of Howland, D-13th, during a check presentation at the Youngstown Business Incubator for new additive manufacturing equipment purchased with grant dollars awarded from the commission.


Home invasion suspects in custody

Two are being held in Denver; one in Youngstown.


No charges filed in police shooting case

Person shot at was not hit


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VET: Wall That Heals is best medicine

Chuck Jaros rubs the name of his uncle, who died in the Vietnam War, at the exhibit.

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Omarosa: Tape shows $15K offered for silence

Associated Press WASHINGTON Omarosa Manigault Newman on Thursday released another audio


Unhappy returns for Steelers QBs

Tramon Williams had a 25-yard interception return for a TD on the first play from scrimmage.


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Brier Hill Italian Festival, 5-11 p.m.: Find a parking spot and


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH No kidding: Goats chow down in Idaho neighborhood BOISE, Idaho About 100 escaped


CLUB CALENDAR

CLUBS Monday Night Writers will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Small Meeting Room at the


Lester strong, Happ homers as Cubs top Pirates

Jon Lester wasn’t overly excited about winning for the first time in just over a month.


SOCIETY DIGEST || Vocalists to be featured Saturday

Vocalists to be featured Saturday SHARON, PA. Samantha Connell and Lauren Faber, Westminster


WORLD DIGEST || Google clarifies policy on location-tracking

Google clarifies policy on location-tracking SAN FRANCISCO Google has revised a help page that


Vatican expresses ‘shame, sorrow’ over abuses in Pa.

Associated Press VATICAN CITY The Vatican expressed “shame and sorrow” Thursday over a scathing


BUSINESS DIGEST || Elections complaint

Elections complaint WARREN The Warren Area Board of Realtors announced Thursday it and the


YEARS AGO FOR AUG. 17

Today is Friday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2018. There are 136 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Ross and Amanda Davis, Struthers, boy, Aug. 15.


PGA TOUR

PGA TOUR Snedeker shoots first-round 59 at Wyndham GREENSBORO, N.C. Brandt Snedeker predicted


OTHER INDICTMENTS

Thursday, a Mahoning County grand jury also indicted: Latoya Martin, 35, Cordova Avenue, receiving


Police seek help to find missing boy

Staff report AUSTINTOWN Austintown police are searching for 11-year-old Christian Shuler who is


Agenda Friday

Agenda Friday Brookfield Township trustees, 10 a.m., neighborhood meeting, 5816 Amy Boyle Drive.


Valley July housing sales mixed

In Mahoning Valley, 539 houses sold in July 2018.


Record-breaking fire tornado killed firefighter

Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO In the history of California wildfires, there has never been


Betras game plan for Dem hopeful for Mahoning auditor falls apart

Opinion: Mahoning County Democratic Party Chairman David Betras has had his sights sets on Auditor Ralph T.


Feds indict man on charges of keeping a drug house

Also faces drug, firearm charges


2 indicted in West Side stabbing death

Victim found stabbed in apartment


Man who lamented family’s disappearance arrested in deaths

Associated Press FREDERICK, COLO. After his pregnant wife and two daughters disappeared,


Aretha Franklin, queen of soul, dies at 76

Associated Press NEW YORK The clarity and the command. The daring and the discipline. The


Surplus food/clothing

Surplus food/clothing Zion Lutheran Church, 3300 Canfield Road, Cornersburg. Food giveaway 9:30


METRO DIGEST || Pro-TJX rally set

Pro-TJX rally set WARREN A rally in support of the TJX HomeGoods project is scheduled to take


Can Twitter change its ‘core’ and still remain Twitter?

Associated Press NEW YORK After long resisting change, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wants to revamp


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Opinion: By Jill Richardson OtherWords The first thing I heard about glyphosate – the active ingredient


Let Wall in Warren help heal wounds of Vietnam

Editorial: Forty-five years ago, this nation ended its involvement in a raging 20-year conflict that scarred


QUEEN OF SOUL

QUEEN OF SOUL Time line March 1942: Aretha Franklin is born in Memphis. Her father, a prominent


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 41.510.65 Aqua America, .20


Laura Brown v Matt Miller

COLUMBIANA Laura Brown and Matt Miller were united in marriage May 25 during a ceremony at The


OTHER TRUMP DEVELOPMENTS

President Donald Trump has put more judges on the circuit courts this far into


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Children go on summer adventures in Boardman Park

Boardman Park hosted its annual Adventure Day Camp for 10 weeks this summer.

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Chrystin Ritter v Jonathan Rickert

YOUNGSTOWN The wedding of Chrystin Ritter and Jonathan Rickert was solemnized July 14, 2017, at


Pop icons come into focus at Paint by Sticker event

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Creative children came to the Boardman library on July 18

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Family members mark combined total of 110 years of marriage

boardman The Georgeanna Parker Pavilion in Boardman Township Park was the setting June 26 for the


Julie Olbrych to be bride of Anthony Pope

BOARDMAN Mr. and Mrs. Ron Olbrych of Boardman are announcing the engagement of their daughter,


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Junior Women’s Club hosts summer concert

The Poland Junior Women’s Club hosted the Butch Nichols Combo band July 30 as part of their annual summer concert series.

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Aug. 7

Aug. 7 Summons: Christina Todd, 50, was handed a summons during a traffic stop on Fairground


Harry Potter fans solve clues to find lost diadem

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Sleuths and fans from throughout the area came to the

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YACCB plays Austintown Park

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com The Youngstown Area Community Concert Band played in

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Canfield Community Briefs

Blessing of backpacks at Lord of Life church A blessing of backpacks will take place at Lord of


Poland Community Briefs

Friendly Squares to dance at Canfield Fair The Niles Friendly Squares will be performing square


Austintown Community Briefs

Friendly Squares to dance at Canfield Fair The Niles Friendly Squares will be performing square


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CHS cheerleaders host Kiddie Cheer Camp

Canfield cardinal spirit was flying high in the high school gym during the Canfield High School cheerleaders’ annual Kiddie Cheer Camp Aug. 6-8.

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Aug. 7

Aug. 7 Assault: Two employees with a South Meridian Road auto-care business each reported having


Gotta Move 2.0 promotes physical activity in the summer

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Austintown library has expanded their Gotta Move story time,

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Boardman Community Briefs

Friendly Squares to dance at Canfield Fair The Niles Friendly Squares will be performing square


Canfield Sports Briefs

Neighbors wants fall sports news Sun and warmer days will soon come to pass and fall athletics are


CHS art students highlighted at show

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Nine Canfield High School art students in grades 10-12 have

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Chipotle to retrain workers after Ohio illnesses

Associated Press NEW YORK Chipotle says it will retrain all restaurant employees on food-safety


Ohio high court won't hear appeal from dismantled ECOT

The Ohio Supreme Court dealt a big blow to the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow with a ruling last week, and now it has decided it won’t hear another appeal that had been filed by the same dismantled online charter school.


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Cars cruise at the Austintown senior center

The Mahoning Valley Olde Car Club hosted its weekly Cruise Night at the Austintown Senior Center on Aug. 7.

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Anthony performs wonders of magic and illusion

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Families were wow-ed with a performance by magician and

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Harry Potter fans solve clues to find lost diadem

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Sleuths and fans from throughout the area came to the

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Boardman Park to open table reservations for semi-annual event

Boardman Park will be having its semi-annual Baby Bargain Boutique on Sept. 22 from 9 a.m. until 1


Boardman Park to open table reservations for semi-annual event

Boardman Park will be having its semi-annual Baby Bargain Boutique on Sept. 22 from 9 a.m. until 1


Lecturer discusses the benefits of local trees

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com On July 11, Ohio State University Associate Professor Jim

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Boardman Park to open table reservations for semi-annual event

Boardman Park will be having its semi-annual Baby Bargain Boutique on Sept. 22 from 9 a.m. until 1


Boardman Park to open table reservations for semi-annual event

Boardman Park will be having its semi-annual Baby Bargain Boutique on Sept. 22 from 9 a.m. until 1


Embroidery guild shares skills and fellowship

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Fans of all types of needlework, but especially quilting,

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Embroidery guild shares skills and fellowship

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com Fans of all types of needlework, but especially quilting,

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CHS soccer players recognized at Meet the Team event

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Members of the 2018 Canfield High School boys and girls

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Lecturer discusses the benefits of local trees

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com On July 11, Ohio State University Associate Professor Jim

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Children shimmy and shake with musical crafts

By NATALIE WRIGHT nscott@vindy.com The Poland library was the location of the Shimmy, Shake and

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