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Lordstown students plan Day of Advocacy

Student walkouts are planned in schools across the country Wednesday


Woman pulled from Mahoning River

A woman pulled from the near-freezing waters of the Mahoning River late Saturday by first-responders was transported to Trumbull Regional Medical Center suffering from hypothermia.


Two arrested in Struthers on meth charges

Two arrested in Struthers on meth charges


Harvick wins third straight NASCAR race

Kevin Harvick raced to his third straight NASCAR Cup Series victory Sunday.


Virginia earns No. 1 overall seed in NCAA Tournament

Virginia earns No. 1 overall seed in NCAA Tournament; other top seeds are Villanova, Kansas and Xavier.


Arizona State, Oklahoma, Syracuse make NCAA Tournament

Bubble teams Arizona State, Oklahoma, Syracuse make NCAA Tournament; Notre Dame, Louisville left out of 68-team field.


Tiger falls just short in Valspar Championship

Casey wins at Innisbrook as Woods come up short by a putt.


10,000 view St. Pat's parade; big winners announced

The Boardman High band won best of parade.


'Black Panther' takes No. 1 box-office spot 4th week in row

A Disney rival came in second place.


High court to hear arguments on traffic cameras April 24

This case comes from Toledo


Officials lift boil alert for West Side, Austintown

Tests show the water is safe to drink


'March for Our Lives' sister rally on gun violence set in Mercer

It will be one of nearly 600 such rallies across the nation to draw attention to the safety of our nation's youth.


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UPDATE: Youngstown's second homicide victim of 2018 ID'd

A shooting at another South Side neighborhood Saturday night was unrelated to the homicide case.


Trump plan calls for 'hardening' of schools to prevent violence

It also seeks to raise the minimum age to purchase assault weapons to 21


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Lakeview finishes unlikely title run

Lakeview defeated Struthers in a Division II district final Saturday.

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Mackenzie Sambroak’s tour de force

Mackenzie Sambroak, Roosevelt Elementary fifth-grader, found her strength by correctly spelling tour de force and becoming The Vindicator’s 85th Regional Spelling Bee champion

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Crawford, Stein, DelGarbino win state wrestling titles

Canfield’s David Crawford and Tyler Stein and Girard’s Jack DelGarbino won state titles Saturday night.

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Ohio auditor cites five local boards for public-records violations

State auditor issued 321 public-records citations to public entities in 2017

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Addict says of her troubles: I don’t succeed in relationships

Addict says of her troubles: I don’t succeed in relationships


UConn fires Ollie amid probe

The combination was too much for UConn: an NCAA investigation and a second straight losing season.


YouTube helps Wickens win St. Petersburg pole

The rookie knocked Will Power off the pole and will lead the field to green.


YSU’s Zallow fifth in NCAA 60 hurdles final

Chad Zallow ran a time of 7.720 seconds in College Station, Texas.


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Sales tax slide presents challenge for county governments

As shoppers move online, sales tax collection system presents challenges, compounds revenue losses


Browns send Shelton to Patriots

Cleveland gets a third-round pick in 2019.


Audio problem forces Stein to wait

Tyler Stein had to adjust his pre-match routine, but won a title anyway.


Shooting scene on Youngstown’s South Side

Heavy presence as police shut down intersection of Summer and Earle


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Trump channels Jimbo – again

Opinion: By uttering the words “Buy American” during his announcement Thursday of steep new tariffs on steel


Detractors will not kill the ‘Youngstown Plan’

Editorial: Let us not forget why the Youngstown City School District was restructured by an act of the


area bowling scores

amron lanes H.D. Davis CPA Mixed Doubles — Justin Cowan 259-777, Lou Colapietro 247-656, Ken Combs


Community Legal Aid, with offices in Youngstown and Warren, is offering free workshops this month

Community Legal Aid, with offices in Youngstown and Warren, is offering free workshops this month


School will host community night

School will host community night CAMPBELL Campbell Memorial Elementary/Middle School will host


SENIOR CITIZENS

1418 Auxiliary Seniors will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bedford Trails Golf Course Restaurant on


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman Laura Canale-Keane and Alexander Keane, Canfield, girl, March 9.


Trump: Don’t fall for moderate talk

Associated Press MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. President Donald Trump told western Pennsylvania voters


Penalty doesn’t hamper Keselowski in Xfinity

Brad Keselowski overcame an early pit-road speeding penalty Saturday.


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Letters to the Editor: March 11, 2018

Opinion: New tariffs are weapons against global trade cheats The Vindicator is exactly right – steel


Ed Puskas: Browns seek momentum with moves

Browns GM John Dorsey geared up for free agency with a flurry of trades.


Agenda Monday

Agenda Monday Youngstown school board, 5:30 p.m., special meeting to discuss finances and a board


Maple Leafs end skid vs. Penguins

Nazem Kadri scored twice as the Toronto Maple Leafs snapped a four-game losing streak.


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Seeking Youngstown's special Irishman

Opinion: The 40th annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration parade embarks today in Boardman, with Pete Gabriel

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Blood Drives

today Brookfield Fire Department, state Route 7, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. MONDAY Elks Lodge 305, 824


HARDCOVER FICTION

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s Press) 2. “Fifty Fifty”


85th VINDICATOR REGIONAL SPELLING BEE

85th VINDICATOR REGIONAL SPELLING BEE How contestants fell Forty-four students from the


MILESTONES

scouts Christopher Martin Brady, grandson of James and Shirley Olson of Liberty, has earned his


MASONIC groups

THURSDAY Ladies Oriental Shrine members will meet at 11:30 a.m. Johnny’s Restaurant, 7807 Market


BOWLING | News and notes

Two inducted into Mercer County HOF WEST MIDDLESEX, PA. Anthony Boggs of Struthers and John


SENIOR SIDELIGHTS

Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, active exercise


Time Traveler to make world debut in Branson

Time Traveler to make world debut in Branson BRANSON, MO. Silver Dollar City’s attraction Time


Senior menu

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


YEARS AGO FOR MARCH 11

Today is Sunday, March 11, the 70th day of 2018. There are 295 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Boardman schools to sponsor meeting

Boardman schools to sponsor meeting BOARDMAN Boardman schools will host a State of the Schools


GARDEN CLUBS

THURSDAY Johnny Appleseed Garden Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. at The Fireplace, 2075 E. Western


Coben has 5-book deal with new publisher

Coben has 5-book deal with new publisher NEW YORK One of the world’s top thriller writers,


Male delivery

1. What titular police precinct captain did Hal Linden play in a 1975-82 show? 2. Kelsey Grammer


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Kappa Alpha alumni to host council meeting

Kappa Alpha alumni to host council meeting


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Student wins ‘Best of Show’ at Holy Family science fair

Student wins ‘Best of Show’ at Holy Family science fair


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Youngstown Bluecoats receive donation

Youngstown Bluecoats receive donation


In Afghanistan, war without an objective – 6,000 days in

Opinion: “The war is over.” – Donald Rumsfeld, secretary of Defense in Afghanistan (April 2002) “I


Republic Steel plans restart of plant, bringing back 1K jobs

Republic Steel plans restart of plant, bringing back 1K jobs LORAIN Republic Steel said it plans


Youngstown fraternity to host council meeting

Staff Report Howland Youngstown Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. will host its


Opinion: Football is becoming safer and can save lives

The many benefits if football too often get overlooked.


Joe DeRosa to speak to Curbstone Coaches

Joe DeRosa to speak to Curbstone Coaches beaver township Veteran collegiate basketball referee


FEDERATED CLUBS

WEDNESDAY Fortnightly IV will meet at 7:30 p.m. for dinner and a movie. Hostess and facilitator is


Trump rallies supporters in Pa.

Associated Press MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. President Donald Trump told Pennsylvania voters Saturday


Cholesterol drug lowers risk of death, heart attack

Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. A newer cholesterol drug, used with older statin medicines,


On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Art Trail

By Anita Snow Associated Press MEXICO CITY With her unibrow, braided updo, colorful clothing