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Bason's bond set at $210K in crash that killed her kids, brother

A 25-year-old Warren woman accused of killing three people in her vehicle while driving the wrong way on state Route 711 is in the Mahoning County jail on $210,000 bond.


MetroParks cops spot man matching suspect's description

Mill Creek MetroParks police spotted a man Thursday who matched the description of the suspect who harassed a jogger earlier this week, according to a police report.


Warriors beat Cavs 108-85 to clinch NBA title

The Warriors swept the Cavaliers 4-0.


Boyd violates bond 2nd day in a row

Prosecutors filed a motion to revoke a Boardman man’s bond a day after he appeared before a judge on a previous bond violation.


Cops hit with pepper spray during call to downtown bar

Two city police officers received minor injuries when they were hit by pepper spray while trying to remove several women from a downtown bar.


CDC warns of salmonella risk from pre-cut melon

The Center for Disease Control issued a warning to consumers Friday to avoid pre-cut melon products following a quickly moving salmonella outbreak.


Phantoms co-owners sell their share of team

Loneys have been running Youngstown Phantoms since 2014.


Lasseter, Pixar co-founder, to step down at end of year

Lasseter, Pixar co-founder, to step down at end of year


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Car flips on South Avenue, knocks over phone pole

Car flips on South Avenue, knocks over phone pole


Police chased suspect in MetroParks attacks on Thursday

Police chased suspect in MetroParks attacks on Thursday


Bond set at $210K for woman accused in fatal wrong-way crash

Bond set at $210K for woman accused in fatal wrong-way crash


House Republican factions hunt for immigration deal

House Republican factions hunt for immigration deal


Ellsworth Fire Dept. does search, rescue training Monday

Ellsworth Fire Dept. does search, rescue training Monday


New charges filed against Manafort in Russia probe

New charges filed against Manafort in Russia probe


Flu season was one of the deadliest for US children

Flu season was one of the deadliest for US children


Justice Department takes aim at heart of health law

Justice Department takes aim at heart of health law


Fox News’ Charles Krauthammer writes he has 'weeks to live’

Fox News’ Charles Krauthammer writes he has ’weeks to live’


Driver killed in Ohio head-on collision ID’d as girl, 13

Driver killed in Ohio head-on collision ID’d as girl, 13


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Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


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Man faces charges after assault in Girard home

Man faces charges after assault in Girard home


Girard man facing public indecency charges in trouble again

Girard man facing public indecency charges in trouble again


Y'town man tells police he was robbed at gunpoint

Y'town man tells police he was robbed at gunpoint


Street fighting contest set for Aug. 5 at Covelli

Street fighting contest at Covelli


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BISTRO 1907 – From the beginning

Watch The Vindicator’s time-lapse video of how the new bistro inside downtown’s DoubleTree came to be — in 2 minutes.

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Matthew West to headline concert at Canfield Fair

Matthew West to headline concert at Canfield Fair


Funeral home tells PD that laptop with records stolen

Funeral home tells PD that laptop with records stolen


Woman who pepper-sprayed city officers faces charges

Woman who pepper-sprayed city officers faces charges


Ex-Senate aide charged with lying about reporter contacts

Ex-Senate aide charged with lying about reporter contacts


Trooper gets jail sentence for punching handcuffed suspect

Trooper gets jail sentence for punching handcuffed suspect


Commission told not all schools will have guards

Commission told not all schools will have guards


Officials: 386 injured in Gaza

Officials: 386 injured in Gaza


Trump may eye Ali pardon, though late champ may not need one

Trump may eye Ali pardon, though late champ may not need one


NJ cops rescue pig near a Dunkin' Donuts, name him 'Pork Roll'

Police in New Jersey say they found a lost pet pig wandering near a local Dunkin' Donuts and nicknamed it "Pork Roll."


US customs offers to repay immigrant's life savings

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has offered to repay nearly all of the money seized from a U.S. citizen


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Summary of police activity in Canfield and Austintown

Summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield and Austintown


UPDATE | CNN’s Anthony Bourdain dead at 61

The network is reporting that the Emmy-winning host and chef committed suicide.


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Spy Convention | LIVE NOW

Asif Khan and Zafar Sheik and the members of Spy Convention will perform live on Vindy Radio.


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LIVE at 9:30 a.m. | Local band Spy Convention on vindy.com

Local band Spy Convention will play live at 9:30 a.m. today on vindy.com.


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Facing Finals sweep, LeBron commends ‘stacked’ Warriors

The end of the series, season and maybe his second stint in Cleveland, are near


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Bill with TJX addition goes to governor

The Ohio Legislature approved the legislative amendment, pushing up a possible TJX referendum.


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Woman reports frightening experience while running in Mill Creek Park

Woman said man followed her, performed sexual act in front of her on park trail.


Luke Fulton commits to Michigan State

Cardinal Mooney linebacker picks Spartans after receiving 33 Division I offers


Proponents push to raise age to buy tobacco to 21

However, it would not prohibit people under 21 from smoking.


TO won’t go to HOF induction

Terrell Owens always likes being the center of attention


Browns, Johnson reach new deal

Terrell Owens always likes being the center of attention


Paraplegic man accused of several charges after long chase

Charges include failure to comply with a police order and resisting arrest.


SPORTS DIGEST || Canfield's Cianciola named first team All-Ohio

Cianciola named first team All-Ohio columbus Canfield boys tennis standout Tim Cianciola


2 Youngstown women injured after beating with baseball bat

The suspects had an ongoing issue with one of the victims, according to a police report.


You might have reservations about ‘Hotel Artemis’

‘Hotel Artemis’ Grade: 1 star (out of 4) Rating: R for violence and language throughout, some


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‘Ocean’s 8’ covers familiar territory but with women

Sandra Bullock anchors the cast as Debbie Ocean, the never-before-mentioned sister of George Clooney’s Danny Ocean, who has taken up the family business to varying degrees of success (we meet her in a parole hearing) and prefers to work without “hims.” “Hers,” she later explains, can go unnoticed.


Hype is justified for horror hit ‘Hereditary’

‘hereditary’ Grade: 3 stars (out of 4) Rating: R for horror violence, disturbing images,


Reigning champ Florida headlines super regionals

Super regionals are the next stop on the NCAA Tournament’s road to Omaha


Colangelo resigns as 76ers president

Bryan Colangelo may not have authored any of the tweets himself, but he seemed to provide private information that went into them


Driver in triple-fatal 711 crash turned herself in

She faces aggravated vehicular homicide charges and driving without a license.


Malvasi indicted for role in fatal crash

A Mahoning County grand jury indicted 19 others Thursday.


Continuing students’ tuition remains the same

Youngstown State University’s tuition will remain the same for undergraduate continuing students


Mahoning commissioners apply to fund community projects

Nearly $900,000 in projects includes improvements to roads and neighborhoods.


Youngstown man guilty in 2016 shooting death

The court revisited the case after a 2017 mistrial.


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Dancers helping hurricane victims in Puerto Rico

Dance instructors Samir Andrades and Megan Thomas will use proceeds from their Latin dance classes to aid hurricane victims in Puerto Rico. They will go on a mission trip in July to deliver supplies and teach dance classes on the island.

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Judge loses his job over leniency in assault case

Editorial: Brock Turner will never adequately pay for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman behind a


Head for the hills with joy

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons In my experience, the study’s findings are true. According to


Give your plants a peel

Dear Heloise: Take a banana peel, cut it up into small chunks and place the pieces around the roots


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 49.10-1.03 Aqua America, .20


PENNSYLVANIA State to gas drillers: reduce air pollution

Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. Pennsylvania will begin enforcing tougher air-pollution


Study says kids’ vaping not up, but some are skeptical

Associated Press NEW YORK Vaping held steady last year in high-school students and declined in


Youngstown’s mayor, city council at loggerheads over major issues

Opinion: There were issues between Youngstown Mayor Jamael Tito Brown and members of city council before the


Bike trek will support school

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN SMARTS (Students Motivated by the Arts) recently hosted a kickoff


Scientists reap data from Hawaii’s rumbling Kilauea volcano

Associated Press HONOLULU Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano may be disrupting life in paradise with its


Asylum-seekers, undeterred by Trump, line up at border

Associated Press TIJUANA, MEXICO Undaunted by President Donald Trump’s tough talk on


Trumbull Republicans’ election of officers provides contrast to Democrats

Trumbull Republicans’ election of officers provides contrast to Democrats


Sex workers slam Giuliani for saying Daniels isn’t credible

Associated Press LOS ANGELES President Donald Trump’s attorney, Rudy Giuliani, said Stormy


CLUB CALENDAR

AUXILIARIES Auxiliary of St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital and St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital


YEARS AGO FOR JUNE 8

Today is Friday, June 8, the 159th day of 2018. There are 206 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Ashley Brayman and Luis Brito, Youngstown, boy, June 6.


MAHONING VALLEY SCRAPPERS 2018 schedule

JUNE 15 — West Virginia at Mahoning Valley, 7:05 p.m. 16 — West Virginia at Mahoning Valley,


Notable projects preserve history

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning Valley Historical Society Board of Directors has revealed


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Bear trashes interior of Connecticut woman’s car CANTON, Conn. What might be the


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v “Bullets Over Broadway,” 7:30 p.m.: Farcical musical ($15, $12 for


BUSINESSSFlbdigest

Attorney: Tower buyer, seller are not affiliated youngstown An attorney representing the buyer


Woods to play with world’s No. 1, 2

Associated Press Tiger Woods will play the opening two rounds of the U.S. Open with Justin Thomas


DOJ offers new briefing as lawmakers dispute spy claim

Associated Press WASHINGTON Trying to combat President Donald Trump’s allegations of misconduct,


Agenda Saturday

Agenda Saturday Poland Township trustees, 10 a.m., special meeting, government center, 3339


OSU: More reports of abuse by doctor

Associated Press COLUMBUS Former student-athletes from more than a dozen Ohio State sports teams


Trump: Summit about ‘attitude,’ not preparation

Associated Press WASHINGTON Heading into his North Korea summit with characteristic bravado,


Trump’s trade talk tough ahead of G-7 meetings

Associated Press WASHINGTON Before President Donald Trump sits down with a third-generation


Commerce Secretary: US reaches deal with China’s ZTE

The Commerce Department said ZTE must also put $400 million in escrow – a sum that it would forfeit if it violated the agreement.


SOCIETY DIGEST || Association seeks volunteers

Association seeks volunteers BOARDMAN The Down Syndrome Association of the Valley is hosting its


Woman sentenced for beating twin sons

Woman sentenced for beating twin sons YOUNGSTOWN A Youngstown woman received a four-year prison


Ovechkin, Capitals win first Stanley Cup

After 43 seasons, the Washington Capitals are finally sitting on top of hockey


NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS Pippa Middleton reveals she’s pregnant LONDON Pippa Middleton is following in her


Dodgers’ bullpen downs Pirates

Dodgers use nine relievers to beat Pirates


Jockey Mike Smith back on familiar turf

Associated Press NEW YORK Walking into Belmont Park is like old home week for Mike Smith.


Man’s bond revoked

Man’s bond revoked YOUNGSTOWN A Poland man charged with 34 counts of compelling prostitution,


THURSDAY’S OTHER MLB GAMES

AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 7, White Sox 2 MINNEAPOLIS Jose Berrios pitched his second complete game


Report shows rise in US suicide rates

Report shows rise in US suicide rates SEATTLE Suicide rates inched up in nearly every U.S. state


ON THE LINKS more pro golf

pga Power takes early lead at St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn. Phil Mickelson got the strong finish he


Contributed photo | Melissa Shields

Contributed photo | Melissa Shields The Fire and Ice All-Star cheer team, IGNITE, (Youth 2


SANDLOT ROUNDUP Recent Cene Park games

Class B Knightline 5, Prospects 1 Knightline scored four times in the bottom of the sixth


Analysis: HUD plan would raise rents for poor by 20%

Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. Housing Secretary Ben Carson says his latest proposal to


Stephens eyes second grand slam

When the French Open final was played a year ago, Sloane Stephens was nowhere near Roland Garros


Courtney Nolan | Richard Rosen

MONTEREY, CALIF. Richard Patrick Rosen of Boardman and Courtney Nolan of Westlake were married


CHS honors students at Academic Awards Program

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com The Canfield Parent-Teacher Association hosted its 35th

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Amstutz and Dunham head to Regionals after victory at Districts

The Boardman boys track team will sent two athletes to the 2018 OHSAA Regional Championship after


Austintown Community Briefs

Hopewell Theatre has auditions for upcoming show The Hopewell Theatre announced auditions for


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CHC third-graders learn Canfield history

C.H. Campbell Elementary School third-grade students learned about Canfield history during their day-long Canfield History Walking Tour on May 29.

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Dogs provide therapy at Beeghly Oaks

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com Beeghly Oaks Center for Rehabilitation and Healing invited

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Students learn the history of their township

The Poland Historical Society led third-grade students from Dobbins Elementary on a tour around the township on May 23.

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Concert choir gives special performance

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Austintown Fitch concert choir performed a selection of

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May 15

May 15 Burglary: To an apartment in the 1500 block of Fountain Square Drive, from which a


Boardman Sports Briefs

Mooney golf team hosts fundraising scramble On June 9, there will be a Cardinal Mooney golf team


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Boy Scouts spend Earth Day cleaning the Mill Creek MetroParks

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Whispering Pines District of the Great Trail Council of

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CVMS band students present spring concert

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com The Canfield Village Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade

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Stadium Drive celebrates the end of the school year

Stadium Drive Elementary gave their students a day of play on May 24 as a way to celebrate the end of the school year.

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Library welcomes writer and hiker for presentation

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Boardman library invited author and accomplished hiker

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Maggie Vinopal, Brian Slavens Jr. plan July vows

Charles and Marianne Vinopal of Boardman and Brian and Kathleen Slavens of Poland are announcing the


Boardman Community Briefs

Butler takes second at bee Eighth-grader Brendan Butler, a student at Boardman Glenwood Junior


Hanleys observe their diamond anniversary

BOARDMAN Martin and Mary Ann Hanley recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during a


Poland Community Briefs

Tri-Gold Prime Time Chapter ABWA celebrates anniversary The ABWA Tri-Gold Prime Time Chapter


May 17

May 17 Arrest: Police on East Main Street charged Krista Rubosky, 30, of Hitchcock Road, Boardman,


Hilltop appreciates students

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Students at Hilltop Elementary School were celebrated during

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POLICE BLOTTER

April 25 Identity fraud: A Jennifer Drive man found out his credit-card number had been used


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Students and staff honor retiring principal

Austintown Elementary School honored their principal on his last day before entering retirement on May 29.

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Mr. and Mrs. Pompeo will be honored in June

POLAND Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pompeo of Poland will be honored in observance of their 60th wedding


Students participate in 38th annual Civic Day

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com The 38th annual Civic Day, sponsored by the Rotary Club

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Canfield Community Briefs

Gathering Place to have event on June 11 Lord of Life Church, located at 550 N. Broad Street in


POLICE BLOTTER

May 20 Arrest: Police were dispatched to St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital to pick up Carly C.


Second graders become historical figures for project

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Austintown Elementary School’s second-grade classes began

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Spanish Club celebrates Latin cultures with fiesta

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com Ursuline High School’s Spanish Club hosted their annual


Holy Family students honored for academic achievement

Holy Family School celebrated academic achievement for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students on

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Fitch honors veterans at baseball game

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com Austintown Fitch honored the veterans in the community with a

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Kiwanis Club uses trivia night to raise funds

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Austintown Kiwanis Club had their trivia night in the

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Spanish Club celebrates Latin cultures with fiesta

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com Ursuline High School’s Spanish Club hosted their annual

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The Inn celebrates Mother’s Day

By ZACK SHIVELY zshively@vindy.com The Inn at Poland Way celebrated Mother’s Day with families

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