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How healthy is Valley? Not very, study shows

Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties all ranked near the bottom of Ohio counties in the survey


Kushner companies practiced 'bare-faced greed'

Numerous complaints have been lodged against the development company run by a top presidential adviser


Winning $457M Powerball ticket sold in Pa.

The specific location of the sale has not been revealed


Fired federal prosecutor campaigns for Dettelbach in Ohio

Dettelbach faces Republican state auditor Dave Yost for attorney general


'Black Panther' stays hot in No. 1 spot for 5th straight weekend

The last time that happened was nine years ago


26 year-old killed in Lawrence County car crash

Speed was believed to have been a factor in the fatal accident


Trump lashes out at probe, Mueller -- by name

The chief executive appears to be moving away from a strategy of cooperation


Putin wins re-election to 4th term in landslide

Allegations of voter fraud in Russia abound


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O’GRADY HAT TRICK

Defending champ again wins Hubbard Open

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Argus Lodge honors 25-year members

Argus Lodge honors 25-year members


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Students present donation to Akron Children’s Hospital

Students present donation to Akron Children’s Hospital


Holy Family School students recently presented Akron Children’s Hospital with a check in the amount of $1,000. Proceeds were raised from a cornhole tournament in which all the kindergarten through eig

Holy Family School students recently presented Akron Children’s Hospital with a check in the amount of $1,000. Proceeds were raised from a cornhole tournament in which all the kindergarten through eighth-grade students participated during Catholic Schools Week. Kelsey Moreton from Akron Children’s Hospital accepted the donation on behalf of the hospital. Above, front row from left, are Sophia Brenner, Lilian Dambrogio and Nathan Koch. Back row, from left, are Kathy Stoops, principal; Carly Odom; Daniella Patrone; David Vuksanovich; Dalton Nickell; T.J. Richey; Joseph Sfara; and Moreton.


Wean Foundation awards five grants

Wean Foundation awards five grants


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Cub Scouts learn process of fingerprinting

Cub Scouts learn process of fingerprinting


For the Week of Sunday, March 18, 2018

Michael T. Owens to Alex T. Fletcher, Overhill Road, Boardman, $100,000. MCD Construction LLC to


Books released for Women’s History Month

Books released for Women’s History Month Two books have been released celebrating Women’s History


Blood Drives

Blood Drives mONDAY Westminster Presbyterian Church, 119 Stadium Drive, Boardman, 1:30 to 7 p.m.


COLUMBIANA, TRUMBULL COURTS

COURTS columbiana county NEW CASES Manual Espasandin et al v. Roxanne Riggs et al, personal


Lawmaker: Make Labrador retriever state dog of Ohio

Associated Press COLUMBUS An Ohio lawmaker has proposed making the Labrador retriever the


HARDCOVER FICTION

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


School-walkout unity also lays bare division among students

Associated Press As she addressed the crowd during the walkout at her Idaho high school, Kylee


Man unsuccessfully appeals dismissal of his own charges

Associated Press CLEVELAND Ronald Bergrin appears to have both won and lost Friday when a


Parents of children who habitually lie can breathe a huge sigh of relief – the New York Times

Parents of children who habitually lie can breathe a huge sigh of relief – the New York Times says


Judge tosses challenge to harassment ban

Associated Press AKRON A federal judge has dismissed a constitutional challenge to an Ohio law


BUSINESS DIGEST || YBI lunch

YBI lunch YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Business Incubator will have a “Bring Your Lunch & Learn”


US probes deaths in Hyundai, Kia cars when air bags failed

Associated Press DETROIT Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and


Land of attractions, cities of design

If You Go www.visitfinland.com by Barbara Barton Sloane Special to The Vindicator Design


Mueller reviews notes of McCabe

Associated Press WASHINGTON Andrew McCabe, the onetime FBI deputy director long scorned by


Shooting outside Ohio mall injures 1

Associated Press BEACHWOOD The police chief in a Cleveland suburb where a shooting prompted the


Small-business opportunity

By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writer NEW YORK A slowdown in home sales is creating


Agenda Monday

Agenda Monday Brookfield Township trustees, 3:30 p.m., special meeting, administration building,


YEARS AGO FOR MARCH 18

Today is Sunday, March 18, the 77th day of 2018. There are 288 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


YEARS AGO FOR MARCH 17

Today is Saturday, March 17, the 76th day of 2018. There are 289 days left in the year. This is St.


Facebook bans data firm affiliated with Trump

Associated Press Facebook suspended Cambridge Analytica, a data-analysis firm that worked for


TRAVEL DIGEST || Science Behind Pixar exhibit to open in Chicago

Science Behind Pixar exhibit to open in Chicago CHICAGO Discover the science and technology


ARMED FORCES

ARMED FORCES VETERANS Council is seeking candidate nominations AUSTINTOWN The United


METRO DIGEST || Submit info for Holy Week, Easter

Submit info for Holy Week, Easter The Vindicator will run a listing of area services open to the


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman Courtney and Charles Worley, Youngstown, girl, March 16. Jalela


Associated Press

Associated Press EAST CLEVELAND An offer from the law director of a beleaguered Ohio city to not


MetroParks chairman says trip down Mahoning River was ‘a real eye opener’

MetroParks chairman says trip down Mahoning River was ‘a real eye opener’


LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHS

BANKING Home Savings announced the promotion of Ken Ballway to senior vice president, deputy chief


Heart Ball proves a success

Staff report LIBERTY The annual Tri-County Heart Ball, themed “The Red Party,” recently took


QB-starved Jets nab Colts’ No. 3 draft pick

Indy falls to six in this draft


SENIOR CITIZENS

AARP 4611 East, Youngstown, will meet for an executive board meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday at


Wean Foundation awards five grants

WARREN Staff report At its March board of directors meeting, The Raymond John Wean Foundation


SENIOR SIDELIGHTS

Girard Multi-Generational Center, 443 Trumbull Ave. will offer the following opportunities: Monday,


Stenson maintains PGA lead

DeChambeau falls to one stroke back


Documentary on McGuffey Wildlife Preserve will be screened

Staff report LIBERTY A documentary film about the McGuffey Wildlife Preserve will premiere


Logano cruises to Xfinity victory

Allgaier finishes second


Senior menu

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


Down with wall, up with increased port security

Opinion: By Robert Weiner and Ben Lasky Special to The Vindicator President Donald J. Trump visited


Phantoms’ Peeters blanks Gamblers

Youngstown holds on to second place in USHL’s Eastern Conference


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Swizzle Stick Day, noon to 4 p.m.: Open house (free admission and


FEDERATED CLUBS

WEDNESDAY Youngstown Area Federation of Women’s Clubs will meet at noon at Caffe Capri, 8000


Ramirez beats Imam to win WBC 140-pound title

Former Olympian won by decision


Anti-frackers in Y’town keep tilting at windmills

Editorial: A group of self-appointed guardians of Youngstown are at it again, pushing an amendment to the


Youth leads Gonzaga past Ohio State

A spectator during Gonzaga’s Final Four run a year ago, the confident, extroverted freshman could be the ticket for a return trip


James’ triple-double powers Cavs’ victory

Green nets 21 for Cleveland


Cussler’s latest novel is thrilling adventure

By JEFF AYERS Associated Press “The Rising Sea: a Kurt Austin Adventure” (G.P. Putnam’s Sons),


New film reveals Miss Piggy’s backstory MORE MUPPET SECRETS

By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES Only Miss Piggy’s creator knows the depths


Here’s how to max out your Roth IRA in 2018

By ANNA-LOUISE JACKSON NerdWallet Hitting the maximum speed limit for the first time while


Author nails newsroom culture in mystery ‘The Echo Killing’

By OLINE H. COGDILL Associated Press “The Echo Killing” (Minotaur Books), by Christi Daugherty


Penn State defeats OSU

Associated Press CLEVELAND Bo Nickal reversed an early attack from Ohio State’s Myles Martin and


mahoning valley race course

mahoning valley race course SATURDAY’S RESULTS RACE 1 $16,000 - 3 yo’s & up, 1M, CLM $15,000 2


prep sports at a glance

BASKETBALL The Frank Bubba Classic all-star basketball games will be played on MArch 27 at Warren


GARDEN CLUBS

monday Master Gardeners will meet for coffee at 9:30 a.m. at the Mahoning County OSU Extension


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Rust Belt Theater Company premieres ‘Rockin’ Horribles’

Audience participates in opening-night performance


Vital records office


WORLD DIGEST || Lawmakers quibble over details of $1.3T US spending bill

Lawmakers quibble over details of $1.3T US spending bill WASHINGTON Top-level congressional


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Letters to the Editor: March 18, 2018

Opinion: Repeal HB 70, reform school funding in Ohio I write in response to your March 11 editorial,


Military parade is fantasy

Opinion:


Chamber event


Rare coins shop


OSHA update


Chamber connection


Retail sales


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Y'town schools boss tells the truth

Opinion: Here’s the bottom line of the brutally honest appraisal of the Youngstown City School District from


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School walkout was a day of learning

Opinion: Wednesday’s National School Walkout became a great lesson. But oddly, the lesson was for the