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Youngstown Flea's widens reputation, fan base

The Youngstown Flea is growing in both size and reputation.

Valley kids, adults take train rides today to yesteryear

Cory Smith’s two grandchildren are much too young to remember the Mahoning Valley’s steel-producing days, but they know how to crank out enjoyment from a slow caboose ride.

Downtown rockin' tonight with Fiction Forest at B&O

Well-known local bands, JD Eicher, The Vindys, and Spirit of the Bear were among 15 groups slated to appear at today’s Fiction Forest event at the B&O Station by the Mahoning River, downtown.

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Boardman Little League wins third straight district title

Boardman pitcher Ryan Conti delivers during the 12-U Little League District 2 championship Friday night at Fields of Dreams. Conti and Dylan Barrett combined to shut out Poland, 2-0.

Columbiana County native still in running to be awarded Manson estate

Two men who claimed the most direct line of descent to murder mastermind Charles Manson were eliminated Friday from the bitter battle over Manson’s estate, leaving a Columbiana County native still in the running.

Astro Falcons stay alive in Class B 16-U series

Dylan Durkos allowed six hits and struck out one in the shutout.

Former YSU president Randy Dunn separating from Southern Illinois University

Randy J. Dunn, who left as Youngstown State University’s president in 2014 to become president of Southern Illinois University, will officially separate from SIU on Monday.

Big innings help Boardman win 10-U district title

Boardman clinched a berth in the state tournament, which begins July 28 in Cambridge.

Mom hears shots, finds son who falls through doorway

Delmas Pippin is Youngstown’s ninth homicide victim of the year.

Howland wins 9-U district championship

Brayden Kovarik tossed a four-hitter and struck out six.

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West Side Cats Bike Run & Summer Festival is Sunday at the Austintown Park

Bikers get free lunch after their bike run.

Rosta returns to cage tonight

Downtown Boxing Club light heavyweight Dalton Rosta will meet Devon Williams of Philadelphia.

Man wanted for dragging OSP trooper turns himself in

Trooper dragged for a mile and a half was released from hospital.

Record reviews

Rick Astley Album: “Beautiful Life” Grade: B Rick Astley rick-rolled the world two years ago

‘Works in Progress’ event seeks artists

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN “Spiral: Works in Progress,” a performance event, is seeking artists in

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Gustavus teen at fair carries on family tradition and ‘loves his cows’

The 26 dairy cattle entered in the Trumbull County Fair this year by Zac Logan and his family fill up more than half of a barn.

Young pop star charts own course with album, tour CHARLIE PUTH FINDS HIS PATH

By NICOLE EVATT Associated Press BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. Charlie Puth is done playing by the

Defense attorneys ask judge to consider intoxication of Niles teen murderer

Defense attorneys for Jacob LaRosa, who is waiting to learn what his punishment will be for killing, robbing and attempting to rape his elderly neighbor, asked Judge W. Wyatt McKay to keep in mind how intoxicated LaRosa, then 15, was at the time of the crimes.

Man nearly shot by Niles cops gets 18-month sentence

Eric H. Gladhill, 45, of Vienna Avenue in Niles, who narrowly escaped being shot by Niles police April 10 after he descended the stairs of his home holding a toy gun, was sentenced to 18 months in prison Thursday.

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Youngstown’s oldest residence honored with state marker

Sylvia J. and Philip Imler, owners of the Kyle-McCollum House in Youngstown, stand near the state historical marker unveiled Friday at their home. The house is the city’s oldest continuously inhabited residence on its original site.

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Bell’s four hits power Pirates over Brewers

Josh Bell singled, doubled twice and tripled in Pittsburgh’s 7-3 victory.


LPGA TOUR Henderson, Hedwall share lead at Marathon SYLVANIA Brooke Henderson shot a bogey-


NASCAR MONSTER ENERGY CUP Truex wins pole at Kentucky Speedway SPARTA, Ky. Defending champion

Bieber, bullpen help Tribe hold off Yanks

The Indians snapped a seven-game losing streak against the Yankees.

Mbappe, Modric stars to watch in World Cup final

France and Croatia will meet for the title on Sunday.

$12K in jewelry, coins reported stolen on S. Side

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN More than $12,000 worth of jewelry and coins were stolen during a

Jennifer Handel v Matt Brennan

BOARDMAN St. Charles Borromeo Church was the setting at 1:30 p.m. May 26 for the marriage ceremony

Agency watchdog slams former HHS chief Price on costly travel

Associated Press WASHINGTON The government wasted at least $341,000 on travel by ousted Health

Warren woman assaults man with ax, police report

CHAMPION A Warren woman, 26, was taken into custody after police said she assaulted her boyfriend

Anderson beats Isner in marathon Wimbledon semifinal

To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn’t really seem fair.


TODAY 8 a.m.: Gate C opens 9 a.m.: Open Class Draft Horse Halter judging, Draft horse area 10

In World Cup soccer, timing’s an issue because the game never stops

I’ve been forced to watch a lot of World Cup football this year, because I’ve been traveling outside

‘It keeps us safe’: A restroom in NYC is set up to stem overdoses

Associated Press NEW YORK At an unassuming storefront on a busy Brooklyn street, people sign up

UK police: Bottle was source of pair’s poisoning

Associated Press LONDON British detectives investigating the poisoning of two people with a


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS Before Michael Avenatti began representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her


Today is Saturday, July 14, the 195th day of 2018. There are 170 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED

8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after being relocated

Associated Press NAIROBI, KENYA Eight critically endangered black rhinos are dead in Kenya after

132 die in Pakistan election violence ahead of Sharif return

Associated Press LAHORE, PAKISTAN The deadliest attacks in Pakistan’s troubled election campaign

Hillary to teachers: Keep up the fight

Associated Press PITTSBURGH Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says

RELIGION DIGEST || ACTION clergy breakfast

ACTION clergy breakfast YOUNGSTOWN St. John Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., will host the

Wanted man’s shoes give him away

On the run from charges relating to July ‘17 shooting

WORLD DIGEST || Woman sentenced for trying to sell daughter, 2, for sex

Woman sentenced for trying to sell daughter, 2, for sex CONROE, Texas A Houston woman accused of


ODDLY ENOUGH Judge: Collarless cabbie shouldn’t be sent to jail DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. A Florida

BUSINESS DIGEST || Ribbon-cutting event

Ribbon-cutting event BOARDMAN The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber announced Paramex Capital

Pompeo is urged to reunite migrants

Associated Press MEXICO CITY Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday urged a U.S.

Papa John’s starts pulling founder’s image from marketing

Associated Press NEW YORK Papa John’s, which has featured founder John Schnatter as a spokesman

Police chief in Ohio dies of fentanyl OD

Associated Press REYNOLDSBURG An autopsy shows a police chief in an Ohio village where one of

mlb roundup

mlb roundup Friday’s other games AMERICAN LEAGUE Red Sox 13, Blue Jays 7 BOSTON Kevin

Trump buys survival insurance with his selection of Kavanaugh

Opinion: By Dick Polman Cagle Cartoons Feel free to tell yourself that President Donald Trump chose Brett

METRO DIGEST || Marshall entrance to I-680 closed

Marshall entrance to I-680 closed YOUNGSTOWN The ramp from Marshall Street to Interstate 680

Vatican drafting guidelines on proper uses for sold churches

Associated Press VATICAN CITY The Vatican is drafting guidelines to help Catholic dioceses find

Marchers mock Trump, protest his visit to the UK

Associated Press LONDON Thousands crammed the streets of central London on Friday to vent their

Laura Brown | Matt Miller

Laura Brown | Matt Miller

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Forecast calls for US to become world’s top oil producer next year

By DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writer The U.S. has nosed ahead of Saudi Arabia and is on pace to

Vaniks mark 50th anniversary at dinner party

Vaniks mark 50th anniversary at dinner party

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Ladies firearm class

Ladies firearm class Vienna The Fish & Game Club of Vienna, 1508 Youngstown Kingsville Road, is

Take time to watch a purple martin nest

Since technology has made it possible to spy on nesting birds, nest cams enable anyone with an

Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 47.15-0.25 Aqua America, .20

Chrystin Ritter | Jonathan Rickert

Chrystin Ritter | Jonathan Rickert

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Simones mark 60th anniversary at family picnic

Simones mark 60th anniversary at family picnic

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Dinner calls long overdue

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons Maybe a new Utah law will revive the lost art of parents calling

Julie Olbrych, to be bride of Anthony Pope

Julie Olbrych, to be bride of Anthony Pope

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Millers mark 75th anniversary at dinner

Millers mark 75th anniversary at dinner

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OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendar

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Stefany Goehring, Zachary Sefcik to wed July 28

Stefany Goehring, Zachary Sefcik to wed July 28

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Trumbull school districts wisely study shared services

Editorial: The Liberty, Brookfield and Mathews school districts are not unlike the vast majority of the 34


Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Marva Barnes and James Smith, Youngstown, boy, July 11.

Johansson quits trans drama after backlash

Johansson quits trans drama after backlash NEW YORK Scarlett Johansson has pulled out of the

Ashtabula fishing: Greatest show on Earth

Remember the three-ring circus, the nonstop whirl of colors, calliope music, acrobatics, clowns and

Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Trumbull County Fair, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.: Today’s schedule includes

Roy Moore says Cohen duped him, threatens suit

Associated Press GADSDEN, Ala. Defeated Senate candidate Roy Moore is talking about a defamation

Indictment: Russian officers meddled in US election

Associated Press WASHINGTON Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the

Jennifer Handel | Matt Brennan

Jennifer Handel | Matt Brennan

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