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William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died

William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died


Cleveland police identify woman hit and killed with her own vehicle

Cleveland police identify woman hit and killed with her own vehicle


Former Ohio State students air claims of sex abuse by doctor

Former Ohio State students air claims of sex abuse by doctor


Austintown athlete signs Letter of Intent to West Point

Austintown athlete signs Letter of Intent to West Point


Columbiana County announces temporary warming facilities for those without power

Columbiana County announces temporary warming facilities for those without power


Trump says he will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently

Trump says he will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently


Ohio unemployment rate unchanged from September to October

Ohio unemployment rate unchanged from September to October


Jury awards $5M each to Ohio men wrongfully imprisoned for murder

Jury awards $5M each to Ohio men wrongfully imprisoned for murder


Obama's memoir sells more than 725,000 copies

Obama's memoir sells more than 725,000 copies


DeVos proposes overhaul to campus sexual misconduct rules

DeVos proposes overhaul to campus sexual misconduct rules


Former Y'town priest removed from Phoenix diocese

Former Y'town priest removed from Phoenix diocese


UPDATE | Brownlee Woods Library to reopen Saturday, power restored

Brownlee Woods Library to reopen Saturday, power restored


Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


East Judson woman hears gunfire before bullet flies through window

East Judson woman hears gunfire before bullet flies through window


Tech companies, retailers weigh on US stocks; oil prices up

Tech companies, retailers weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up


UPDATE | Judge orders White House to return Acosta pass

Judge: White House was wrong to revoke Jim Acosta's press pass


Jennie-O Turkey recalls raw ground turkey

Jennie-O Turkey recalls raw ground turkey


Poland library celebrates Day of the Dead

The Poland library hosted a Dia de los Muertos sugar skull decorating celebration on Nov. 1. Librarian Annette Ahrens organized the event.

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Canfield Rotary Club hosts Community Showcase

Canfield residents were given the opportunity to learn more about what their community has to offer while attending Canfield Rotary Club’s first Community Showcase, which was coupled with the annual Pancake Breakfast, on Nov. 4.

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Canfield celebrates long standing rivalry with annual bonfire

Canfield celebrated their long time rivalry with Poland during their annual Battle of 224 Bonfire on Oct. 25.

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Students win prizes for non-violence posters

Six Boardman High School students were chosen as winners in Youngstown’s annual Non-Violence Week poster competition.

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Dunham crosses state championship line in 42nd place overall

Junior Mitchel Dunham ran a time of 16:50 placing 42nd overall at the 2018 OHSAA State CC Championship on Nov. 10.

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Girl Empowerment Mentorship Program visits Macy's

The Girl Empowerment Mentorship program at Boardman took a field trip to Macy’s on Nov. 5.

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Fed judge: Claudia Hoerig's case can't move to federal court

Fed judge: Claudia Hoerig's case can't move to federal court


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WEATHER WATCH | Power outages expected to continue through the weekend

WEATHER WATCH | Power outages expected to continue through the weekend


Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard and Liberty

Summary of recent criminal activity in Girard and Liberty


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VINDY POLL - When is it too soon to put up a Christmas tree?

When is it too soon to put up a Christmas tree?


Valley leaders to launch “Drive It Home” campaign

“The end goal is to get product and commitment here in Lordstown,” UAW Local 1112 President Dave Green said.


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New crop of Girard receivers catching Waid’s passes

Girard’s Nick Malito outruns Perry’s Jaylen Anderson to score a touchdown during the regional semifinal Nov. 10 at Bo Rein Stadium in Niles. Malito is one of a crop of new receivers who stepped up to replace quarterback Mark Waid’s top three targets from last season: Michael Belcik, Anthony Backus and Devin Wilson, who all graduated.


Ryan has reportedly signed letter opposing Pelosi as speaker

Ryan would vote against Pelosi as speaker on House floor, his spokesman says.


Hubbard’s Mosora learned to win from his older brother

Lukas Mosora was taught lessons in resiliency in the way only a younger brother can be.


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Vettori indicted, accused of theft from deceased client

Suspended Mahoning County Area Court Judge Diane Vettori allegedly helped Dolores Falgiani prepare a will before her death in March 2016


Warren JFK, Cuyahoga Heights have made deep postseason runs

The teams have combined for 28 playoff games since 2015.


Warren officer who rescued man from house fire: ‘That’s what I’m here for’

Despite all the training and protocols in police work, there is no protocol that tells an officer to enter a burning building to rescue someone.


SPORTS DIGEST || Struthers to host Coaches vs. Cancer

The Struthers boys basketball team will host the inaugural Northeast Ohio High School Coaches vs. Cancer doubleheader on Nov. 29 at Struthers Fieldhouse.


PREP ROUNDUP

NLI SIGNINGS Klingensmith to play lacrosse at Walsh CANFIELD Canfield senior Lacrosse player


North Canton woman federally indicted in 4 bank robberies

Fellicia Smith, 41, was a suspect in at least a dozen bank robberies in Northeast Ohio, police said last year.


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Latest ‘Fantastic Beasts’ covers a lot of ground

Eddie Redmayne stars in “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.”


Method 8 to screen latest film, ‘Pimbolton Park’

Staff report BOARDMAN Method 8 performing arts group will screen its latest movie, “Pimbolton


ROY CLARK, 85 Country guitar great hosted TV show 24 years

By KRISTIN M. HALL Associated Press Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who


Martino clinches individual title in recent PDRA season finale

Tom Martino battled through three qualifying rounds and six rounds of competition to clinch the individual world championship.


Mahoning sheriff requests $23.8M from criminal justice fund

Mahoning County Commissioners on Thursday continued hearings on departments’ 2019 budget requests.


Niles BOE to submit smaller renewal levy

After overwhelming voter rejection of the substitute 11.7-mill school levy last week, Niles Schools Superintendent Ann Marie Thigpen told the board of education she will recommend a smaller renewal levy for the May primary election.


Liberty schools approve agreement with Guaranteed Clean Energy

The school district expects to save on utilities with energy infrastructure upgrades.


Mahoning Republicans seeking applicants to succeed Judge David D’Apolito

The judge is joining the 7th District Court of Appeals on Feb. 8


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Y'town residents voice views on reducing violence

Joann Jones of Youngstown’s East Side was one of numerous attendees at the Youngstown United meeting Thursday evening who wrote the names of people they knew who had died from violence.


BARBIE FASHION COMES ALIVE

In time for her 60th birthday, Barbie has a new collaborator bringing her wide-ranging style to life for humans.


CLUB CALENDAR

ASSOCIATIONS Brownlee Woods Neighborhood Association will host its monthly meeting Nov. 29 at


Struthers Middle School to donate socks

Struthers Middle School to donate socks Struthers Struthers Middle School will donate 2,300 new


Agenda Saturday

Agenda Saturday Springfield Township trustees, traveling meeting, 3475 E. South Range Road, New


Don’t bet on Sen. Sherrod Brown making a bid for president in ’20

Opinion: U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown says being president is “not something I’ve dreamed about,” but he’s giving


YEARS AGO FOR NOV. 16

Today is Friday, Nov. 16, the 320th day of 2018. There are 45 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Surplus food

Surplus food Austintown Community Church, 242 S. Canfield-Niles Road, various commodities, 8:30 to


Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v “Madama Butterfly,” 8 p.m.: With a veteran cast and directorial


mAHONING COUNTY Indictments

A county grand jury indicted these people on these charges Thursday: Chad Little, 33, East


GOP proposal would ban ‘free-speech zones’ on state campuses

The creation of so-called “free speech zones” designated for protests and demonstrations would be prohibited at Ohio’s public college campuses under legislation introduced by two Republican lawmakers, who say it’s aimed at protecting free speech.


COLLEGE FOOTBALL ROUNDUP Thursday’s games

Toledo 56, Kent State 34 KENT Bryant Koback ran 17 times for 192 yards and two touchdowns, and


All 3 fire stations are open in Warren

All 3 fire stations are open in Warren WARREN The Warren Fire Department is back to having all


Brighter economy masks ongoing hunger in Valley

Editorial: The ongoing barrage of headlines trumpeting the robust health of a rejuvenated American economy is


UK’s defiant May tells critics it’s her Brexit deal or chaos

Prime Minister Theresa May defied mounting calls to quit or change course Thursday over Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, warning that abandoning her Brexit plan would plunge the country into “deep and grave uncertainty.”


County braces for long, pricey court case in family massacre

Two women who are the mothers of two suspects in the massacre of a family, and the grandmothers of the other two, pleaded not guilty Thursday to misleading investigators of the crime, which went without any arrests for more than two years.


ohio Lawmakers pass anti-abortion ‘heartbeat bill’

House also backed ‘stand your ground’ gun legislation Associated Press COLUMBUS Lawmakers in


Points power-play goals down Penguins

Brayden Point recorded hits first career hat trick after scoring three goals in 1:31.


METRO DIGEST || Shots-for-Tots event Saturday

Shots-for-Tots event LIBERTY Masters Bar and Grill, 1675 Trumbull Ave., will host its fifth


There’s hope for white women

Opinion: By Tracey L. ROGERS OtherWords The Democratic “blue wave” may not have made as big of a splash


Jackson’s 3-pointer leads Buckeyes over Creighton

C.J. Jackson started slow, but hit two of the most important shots of the game.


Correction

Editorial: Correction Shakyra Diaz, who campaigned in support of state Issue 1, is managing director of Crime


Bitter battle for Florida Senate seat goes to hand recount

Florida’s acrimonious battle for the U.S. Senate headed Thursday to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes.


OHSAA FOOTBALL WEEK 13 | Previews of this weekend’s local regional finals

TONIGHT’S GAME CANFIELD CARDINALS VS. KENSTON BOMBERS What: Division III, Region 9 When &


BIRTHS

births st. elizabeth boardman hospitaL Randalyn Groves and Lucas Blick, Poland, girl, Nov. 14.


Caterer applications

Caterer applications YOUNGSTOWN The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County will accept


NASCAR’s Big three, Logano will race for Monster title

Joey Logano is the outcast, statistically and socially, of Sunday’s championship field.


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 35.940.79 Aqua America, .20


Betts, Yelich run away with MVP honors

Boston’s Mookie Betts and Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich were runaway winners.


Wilson leads Seahawks over Packers

The Seattle quarterback found Ed Dickson for a 15-yard touchdown to stay in the playoff picture.


Given-Krokoski engagement is announced

cOLUMBUs Bobbi Jo Given and James Krokoski, both of Columbus, are announcing their engagement.


Canfield basketball players recognized at rally

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com To kick off the boys and girls Canfield basketball seasons,

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Austintown Community Briefs

Pre-kindergarten story time This program is for 4- and 5-year-olds to help develop pre-literacy


Canfield Sports Briefs

Neighbors wants winter sports news Winter athletics will soon arrive and Neighbors wants to be


CLS implements new sideline rules

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Canfield Local Schools is being proactive when it comes to


AIS teams up with D.A.R.E. for bullying prevention month

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Austintown Intermediate School celebrated Bullying

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The Morells to celebrate anniversary

struthers Mr. and Mrs. Albert Morell of Struthers recently marked their 50th wedding anniversary.


First-graders practice fire safety in Boardman

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Boardman elementary schools recently received special fire

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Lauren Zajac | David Koval

CLEVELAND Lauren Elizabeth Zajac and David Matthew Koval were united in marriage June 30 during a


Poland Community Briefs

Seniors group to have Nov. 19 meeting The Holy Family Seniors Group will meet on Nov. 19 at Holy


C.H. students’ creativity on display

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com C.H. Campbell Elementary School students were given the

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Austintown Fitch High School celebrates Spirit Week

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Austintown Fitch High School celebrated Spirit Week in

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Kindness Club posts positive messages for Red Ribbon Week

Poland Middle School’s Kindness Club celebrated Red Ribbon week by posting positive sticky notes on the lockers at school.

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Austintown hosts annual Veterans Day Assembly

Austintown High School hosted its annual Veterans Day Assembly Nov. 12 at the schools auditorium.

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Canfield Community Briefs

Kennsington Golf Club and CTW Development Corp. collect toys Kennsington Golf Club and Grille and


Hilltop celebrates Spirit Week

By ABBY SLANKER neighbors@vindy.com Hilltop Elementary School students participated in theme

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Students learn about planets with special dome theatre

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com Students at Poland Union Elementary School got to learn

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Main library hosts annual Literary Society Fundraiser

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com New York Times best selling author Lisa Gardner spoke at

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Main library hosts annual Literary Society Fundraiser

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com New York Times best selling author Lisa Gardner spoke at

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Local author donates books to help end bullying

By JESSICA HARKER jharker@vindy.com October is national bullying prevention month, and local

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