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Cleveland Browns head coach Eric Mangini  looks on a players stretch during football minicamp at the Browns training facility, Thursday, June 11, 2009, in Berea, Ohio.

Cleveland Browns head coach Eric Mangini looks on a players ...

Cleveland Browns head coach Eric Mangini looks on a players stretch during football minicamp at the Browns training facility, Thursday, June 11, 2009, in Berea, Ohio.


FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 of Hartford watch the dalmation ring - his favourite- -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 ...

FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 of Hartford watch the dalmation ring - his favourite- -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday ...


Bob Hannon, head of the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley, discusses the plan to raise $2.5 million for various agencies. The UW’s kickoff Pacesetter Campaign breakfast was Thursday in Boardman.

Bob Hannon, head of the United Way of Youngstown and ...

Bob Hannon, head of the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley, discusses the plan to raise $2.5 million for various agencies. The UW’s kickoff Pacesetter Campaign breakfast was Thursday in Boardman.


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JUDGE --  Eugene Blake a judge from  Tulsa Oklahoma judges the Borzoi Class - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

JUDGE -- Eugene Blake a judge from Tulsa Oklahoma judges ...

JUDGE -- Eugene Blake a judge from Tulsa Oklahoma judges the Borzoi Class - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay


ROCKY -  a Boston Terrier with her owner  Gwen Weyandt and daughter Janee age 6.. on their decorated golf cart.. talk about the dog show and showing - the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

ROCKY - a Boston Terrier with her owner Gwen Weyandt ...

ROCKY - a Boston Terrier with her owner Gwen Weyandt and daughter Janee age 6.. on their decorated golf cart.. talk about the dog show and showing - the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog ...


Old photographs will be among memorabilia shared at the 140th anniversary of St. Andrews African Methodist Episcopal Church in Youngstown. Pictured here is Oscar Dureth Boggess, one of the original 15 founders of St. Andrews AME Church.

Old photographs will be among memorabilia shared at the 140th ...

Old photographs will be among memorabilia shared at the 140th anniversary of St. Andrews African Methodist Episcopal Church in Youngstown. Pictured here is Oscar Dureth Boggess, one of the original 15 founders of St. Andrews ...


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Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray


BEST OF BREED -  Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of  Diane Hanigan (one n)  of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of Breed today Thursday - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the ...

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of Diane Hanigan (one n) of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of ...


Edna Hanley, of Columbiana, embraces Zoey, a Borzoi, who competed in the Best of Show category of the Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show. The four-day show is at the Canfield Fairgrounds and runs through Sunday.

Edna Hanley, of Columbiana, embraces Zoey, a Borzoi, who competed ...

Edna Hanley, of Columbiana, embraces Zoey, a Borzoi, who competed in the Best of Show category of the Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show. The four-day show is at the Canfield Fairgrounds and runs through Sunday.


St. Andrewes African Methodist Episcopal Church, 521 W. Earle Ave., Youngstown, will mark its 140th anniversary during a three-day observance next weekend. Celebrants at the oldest church of black American heritage in Mahoning County are, from left seated, Stanley W. Payne, trustee, and the Rev. Dr. Steven A. Jackson, pastor. Back left, Tuana Bennett-Vinson, anniversary chairwoman; Louise F. Payne, anniversary committee; Annie Brown, trustee; Judy Tarver, steward; and Steffon W. Jones, historian.

St. Andrewes African Methodist Episcopal Church, 521 W. Earle Ave., ...

St. Andrewes African Methodist Episcopal Church, 521 W. Earle Ave., Youngstown, will mark its 140th anniversary during a three-day observance next weekend. Celebrants at the oldest church of black American heritage in Mahoning County are, ...


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TEA TIME: For a fundraising tea in the Community Room of the Hubbard Public Library, the Harding Park Meeting House Building Committee had transformed the room into an elegant tea house for a sold out crowd. The community’s support for the July 18 event moves the building committee closer to its goal of resurrecting the historic 1857 Presbyterian Meeting House in Harding Park. The planned Harding Park Meeting House will be the site for quaint, picturesque weddings and community social events. Committee members, seated from left to right, are Sue Lambert and Judy Jendrasiak; and standing, Linda Clark, Mary Buchenic, Judy Ruby, and Jo Anne Cutter.

Special to The Vindicator TEA TIME: For a fundraising tea ...

Special to The Vindicator TEA TIME: For a fundraising tea in the Community Room of the Hubbard Public Library, the Harding Park Meeting House Building Committee had transformed the room into an elegant tea house ...


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REAL WINNERS: Struthers Rotary Club had its third annual Duck Race as a fundraiser on July 11 at Yellow Creek Park. Members of Boy Scout Troop 101, who assisted with and participated in the event, watch as Struthers Rotarian Bryan Higgins, at left, presents proceeds from the event, a check for $1,000, to Jeff Wormley, Scout Master of Boy Scout Troop 101. Proceeds from the event will help Struthers Boy Scouts/Venture Crew offset costs for summer camp and purchase much-needed equipment for their troop.

Special to The Vindicator REAL WINNERS: Struthers Rotary Club had ...

Special to The Vindicator REAL WINNERS: Struthers Rotary Club had its third annual Duck Race as a fundraiser on July 11 at Yellow Creek Park. Members of Boy Scout Troop 101, who assisted with and ...


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NEW LEADERS: The Warren Republican Women’s club recently installed new officers for 2009-10. Pictured from left are Eddie Wolcott, membership and youth committee; Marilyn Thomas, treasurer; Cary Ann Koran, second vice president; Carol Griffiths, president; Paula Snyder, secretary, and Barb Rosier-Tryon, first vice president.

Special to The Vindicator NEW LEADERS: The Warren Republican Women’s ...

Special to The Vindicator NEW LEADERS: The Warren Republican Women’s club recently installed new officers for 2009-10. Pictured from left are Eddie Wolcott, membership and youth committee; Marilyn Thomas, treasurer; Cary Ann Koran, second vice ...


Fling, a Papillon puppy, winces as his owner, Erica Vigot, washes him during the Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show. The four-day show is at the Canfield Fairgrounds and runs through Sunday.

Fling, a Papillon puppy, winces as his owner, Erica Vigot, ...

Fling, a Papillon puppy, winces as his owner, Erica Vigot, washes him during the Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show. The four-day show is at the Canfield Fairgrounds and runs through Sunday.


ROCKY -  a Boston Terrier with her owner  Gwen Weyandt and daughter Janee age 6.. on their decorated golf cart.. talk about the dog show and showing - the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

ROCKY - a Boston Terrier with her owner Gwen Weyandt ...

ROCKY - a Boston Terrier with her owner Gwen Weyandt and daughter Janee age 6.. on their decorated golf cart.. talk about the dog show and showing - the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog ...


TOO CUTE - a 13 Week old puppy gets an eyeful of the dog show thanks to his owner Denise Beagle ( yes her last name is Beagle)  as she prepares him for future shows ( he is too young for this show)  Denise has had 4 Best of Breed Shar Pei's . she is from Michigan - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

TOO CUTE - a 13 Week old puppy gets an ...

TOO CUTE - a 13 Week old puppy gets an eyeful of the dog show thanks to his owner Denise Beagle ( yes her last name is Beagle) as she prepares him for future shows ...


JUDGE --  Eugene Blake a judge from  Tulsa Oklahoma judges the Borzoi Class - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

JUDGE -- Eugene Blake a judge from Tulsa Oklahoma judges ...

JUDGE -- Eugene Blake a judge from Tulsa Oklahoma judges the Borzoi Class - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay


BEST OF BREED -  Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of  Diane Hanigan (one n)  of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of Breed today Thursday - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the ...

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of Diane Hanigan (one n) of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of ...


Jack Patterson of nearby Transfer Pa -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

Jack Patterson of nearby Transfer Pa -as the four day ...

Jack Patterson of nearby Transfer Pa -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay


MYINTARSIA - Rich Morrison of Mt . Gilead Ohio has his intarsia ( wood inlaid) dog sculptures  - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

MYINTARSIA - Rich Morrison of Mt . Gilead Ohio has ...

MYINTARSIA - Rich Morrison of Mt . Gilead Ohio has his intarsia ( wood inlaid) dog sculptures - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - ...


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BEST OF BREED -  Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of  Diane Hanigan (one n)  of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of Breed today Thursday - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the ...

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of Diane Hanigan (one n) of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of ...


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BEST OF BREED -  Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of  Diane Hanigan (one n)  of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of Breed today Thursday - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the ...

BEST OF BREED - Judge Minna Liisa Koles judges the Beared Collie of Diane Hanigan (one n) of New Town Pa as she shows Brigadoon -One- Day- At -Time to the honor of Best of ...


Edna Hadley competes for the BEST IN SHOW with her dog  ZOEY a Borzoi - Edna is from Youngstown - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

Edna Hadley competes for the BEST IN SHOW with her ...

Edna Hadley competes for the BEST IN SHOW with her dog ZOEY a Borzoi - Edna is from Youngstown - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through ...


A CLEAN DOG - A pappion gets a quick wash and dry by his owner Erica Vigot - dogs name is FLING - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

A CLEAN DOG - A pappion gets a quick wash ...

A CLEAN DOG - A pappion gets a quick wash and dry by his owner Erica Vigot - dogs name is FLING - -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield ...


FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 of Hartford watch the dalmation ring - his favourite- -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday - robertkyosay

FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 ...

FOLLOWING THE DOTS _ Morgar O'Brien (mom) and Liam 4 of Hartford watch the dalmation ring - his favourite- -as the four day Steel Valley Cluster Dog Show at the Canfield Fairgrounds runs through Sunday ...


Sarah McKim, left, and Alyssa Metzler, both of New Middletown, having fun on the rides at the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest.

Sarah McKim, left, and Alyssa Metzler, both of New Middletown, ...

Sarah McKim, left, and Alyssa Metzler, both of New Middletown, having fun on the rides at the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest.


Brooklyn Ciminero, 2 1/2, of Liberty Township was a litte daredevil at the Southern Park Mall Memorial Day weekend festival.

Brooklyn Ciminero, 2 1/2, of Liberty Township was a litte ...

Brooklyn Ciminero, 2 1/2, of Liberty Township was a litte daredevil at the Southern Park Mall Memorial Day weekend festival.


Maddie Moran and her friend, Madison Keich, are at the Canfield Fair.

Maddie Moran and her friend, Madison Keich, are at the ...

Maddie Moran and her friend, Madison Keich, are at the Canfield Fair.


Summer Swiskoski, daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski of Cornersburg, at the St. Christine's Festival.

Summer Swiskoski, daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski of Cornersburg, ...

Summer Swiskoski, daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski of Cornersburg, at the St. Christine's Festival.


Olivia and Matthew Rossi of Austintown are having fun at the YSU Festival of the Arts.

Olivia and Matthew Rossi of Austintown are having fun at ...

Olivia and Matthew Rossi of Austintown are having fun at the YSU Festival of the Arts.


Olivia Coppola of Union, Ky., and Kevin Johnson Jr. of Pickerington were at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville with their 'papa' Bob Coppola of Lowellville, president of the Mount Carmel Club.

Olivia Coppola of Union, Ky., and Kevin Johnson Jr. of ...

Olivia Coppola of Union, Ky., and Kevin Johnson Jr. of Pickerington were at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville with their 'papa' Bob Coppola of Lowellville, president of the Mount Carmel Club.


Madalyn Rose Smith of Boardman was at the festival at the Southern Park Mall this summer.

Madalyn Rose Smith of Boardman was at the festival at ...

Madalyn Rose Smith of Boardman was at the festival at the Southern Park Mall this summer.


Andrei Pagnotta shows off a prize he won himself at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville.

Andrei Pagnotta shows off a prize he won himself at ...

Andrei Pagnotta shows off a prize he won himself at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville.


Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Chairman Ray Greco and his wife, Ruth, of Boardman are enjoying the festivities at the fest.

Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Chairman Ray Greco and his wife, ...

Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Chairman Ray Greco and his wife, Ruth, of Boardman are enjoying the festivities at the fest.


Alex LaPlante, 2, and big brother Nicholas, 5, both of Poland, enjoyed a ride together at the Canfield Fair two years ago.

Alex LaPlante, 2, and big brother Nicholas, 5, both of ...

Alex LaPlante, 2, and big brother Nicholas, 5, both of Poland, enjoyed a ride together at the Canfield Fair two years ago.


Elise Bennett of Westerville is the granddaughter of Larry and Kathy Bennett of Greenford.

Elise Bennett of Westerville is the granddaughter of Larry and ...

Elise Bennett of Westerville is the granddaughter of Larry and Kathy Bennett of Greenford.


Maddie and Andrew Moran are with their mom, Jill, and their favorite cow at the Canfield Fair.

Maddie and Andrew Moran are with their mom, Jill, and ...

Maddie and Andrew Moran are with their mom, Jill, and their favorite cow at the Canfield Fair.


Anna Perticarini of North Canton, granddaughter of Antoinette Dobos of Youngstown, was having fun at St. Christine Festival this summer.

Anna Perticarini of North Canton, granddaughter of Antoinette Dobos of ...

Anna Perticarini of North Canton, granddaughter of Antoinette Dobos of Youngstown, was having fun at St. Christine Festival this summer.


The Sweder family, enjoying corn on the cob at St. Nick's Festival in Struthers, includes Jeff and Christie of Poland with their three sons, Ryan, Jason and Evan of Poland, and Michael and his daughter, Riley, of Columbus.

The Sweder family, enjoying corn on the cob at St. ...

The Sweder family, enjoying corn on the cob at St. Nick's Festival in Struthers, includes Jeff and Christie of Poland with their three sons, Ryan, Jason and Evan of Poland, and Michael and his daughter, ...


Samantha McKim of New Middletown couldn't resist the merry-go-round at the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest.

Samantha McKim of New Middletown couldn't resist the merry-go-round at ...

Samantha McKim of New Middletown couldn't resist the merry-go-round at the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest.


Nicholas LaPlante of Poland was 5 when this picture was taken at the Canfield Fair in 2007 by his dad, John LaPlante.

Nicholas LaPlante of Poland was 5 when this picture was ...

Nicholas LaPlante of Poland was 5 when this picture was taken at the Canfield Fair in 2007 by his dad, John LaPlante.


Here’s a photo of 2-year-old Alex LaPlante of Poland at the Canfield Fair in
2007. The photo was taken by his dad, John LaPlante.

Here’s a photo of 2-year-old Alex LaPlante of Poland at ...

Here’s a photo of 2-year-old Alex LaPlante of Poland at the Canfield Fair in 2007. The photo was taken by his dad, John LaPlante.


From left, Summer Swiskoski and Avery Rosko, both of Cornersburg, are having a ball at the St. Christine's Festival. Summer is the daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski. and Avery is the daughter of Eric and Lisa Rosko.

From left, Summer Swiskoski and Avery Rosko, both of Cornersburg, ...

From left, Summer Swiskoski and Avery Rosko, both of Cornersburg, are having a ball at the St. Christine's Festival. Summer is the daughter of Jimmy and Shannon Swiskoski. and Avery is the daughter of Eric ...


Nicholas McGoogan of Poland enjoys a pony ride at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Festival in Youngstown. With him is his grandmother, Anita Regula of Campbell.

Nicholas McGoogan of Poland enjoys a pony ride at Our ...

Nicholas McGoogan of Poland enjoys a pony ride at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Festival in Youngstown. With him is his grandmother, Anita Regula of Campbell.


Sophia Perticarini of North Canton was at the St. Christine Festival this summer with her grandma, Antoinette Dobos of Youngstown.

Sophia Perticarini of North Canton was at the St. Christine ...

Sophia Perticarini of North Canton was at the St. Christine Festival this summer with her grandma, Antoinette Dobos of Youngstown.


Anthony Coppola of Union, Ky., and his mom, Colleen, ride on the carousel at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville.

Anthony Coppola of Union, Ky., and his mom, Colleen, ride ...

Anthony Coppola of Union, Ky., and his mom, Colleen, ride on the carousel at the Mount Carmel Festival in Lowellville.


This is Willy Rankin at the Canfield Fair taking a bite of his dad's gyro sandwich.

This is Willy Rankin at the Canfield Fair taking a ...

This is Willy Rankin at the Canfield Fair taking a bite of his dad's gyro sandwich.


Elise Bennett of Westerville attended the Canfield Fair last year with her grandparents, Larry and Kathy Bennett of Greenford.

Elise Bennett of Westerville attended the Canfield Fair last year ...

Elise Bennett of Westerville attended the Canfield Fair last year with her grandparents, Larry and Kathy Bennett of Greenford.


Enjoying a past Canfield Fair are, from left, Brian Tibolla of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Boardman; Jeffrey Johnson of Poland; and Jeffrey's daughters, Jamie Corvino and Necole Tibolla, both of Raleigh and formerly of Poland.

Enjoying a past Canfield Fair are, from left, Brian Tibolla ...

Enjoying a past Canfield Fair are, from left, Brian Tibolla of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Boardman; Jeffrey Johnson of Poland; and Jeffrey's daughters, Jamie Corvino and Necole Tibolla, both of Raleigh and formerly of Poland.


Justin Bish Jr., 2, tries his luck at the Hubbard Founder's Day Festival.

Justin Bish Jr., 2, tries his luck at the Hubbard ...

Justin Bish Jr., 2, tries his luck at the Hubbard Founder's Day Festival.


A crowd scene at the Pig Iron Fest.

A crowd scene at the Pig Iron Fest.

A crowd scene at the Pig Iron Fest.


Frank Marr at the Pig Iron Fest.

Frank Marr at the Pig Iron Fest.

Frank Marr at the Pig Iron Fest.


This is a picture of the Civil War reenactment between the 61st OVI Company D and 4th Alabama (taken by David Windsor).

This is a picture of the Civil War reenactment between ...

This is a picture of the Civil War reenactment between the 61st OVI Company D and 4th Alabama (taken by David Windsor).


Belly dancers performed at the Pig Iron Fest.

Belly dancers performed at the Pig Iron Fest.

Belly dancers performed at the Pig Iron Fest.


The cooks pictured at St. Joseph the Provider Church Summer Festival in Campbell in June are, from left, Cheryl Jablonski, school principal; John Walczak, athletic director; the Rev. Mike Swierz, pastor; and Julie Cox, cafeteria supervisor.

The cooks pictured at St. Joseph the Provider Church Summer ...

The cooks pictured at St. Joseph the Provider Church Summer Festival in Campbell in June are, from left, Cheryl Jablonski, school principal; John Walczak, athletic director; the Rev. Mike Swierz, pastor; and Julie Cox, cafeteria ...


Tina Marie Williams with a clown at the Pig Iron Fest.

Tina Marie Williams with a clown at the Pig Iron ...

Tina Marie Williams with a clown at the Pig Iron Fest.


The Leonard Cohen Ensemble I with Jeff Bremer (sitting in) and Dean Anschutz at the Pig Iron Fest.

The Leonard Cohen Ensemble I with Jeff Bremer (sitting in) ...

The Leonard Cohen Ensemble I with Jeff Bremer (sitting in) and Dean Anschutz at the Pig Iron Fest.


There is nothing like the bumping cars at the Canfield Fair, according to Ramon Aponte and his  sister, Alicia Cortez.

There is nothing like the bumping cars at the Canfield ...

There is nothing like the bumping cars at the Canfield Fair, according to Ramon Aponte and his sister, Alicia Cortez.


Hadyn and Kaelyn Bower, both 2, and big sister Brelyn, 4, enjoy a boat ride with the family dog, Trinity. They are the children of Brandon and Jackie Bower of Austintown.

Hadyn and Kaelyn Bower, both 2, and big sister Brelyn, ...

Hadyn and Kaelyn Bower, both 2, and big sister Brelyn, 4, enjoy a boat ride with the family dog, Trinity. They are the children of Brandon and Jackie Bower of Austintown.


Tyler Surrena of Youngstown is enjoying a festival ride.

Tyler Surrena of Youngstown is enjoying a festival ride.

Tyler Surrena of Youngstown is enjoying a festival ride.


Leanna Hartsough, 16, of Canfield High School performs in the American Idol contest during the Fourth of July festivities in Canfield.

Leanna Hartsough, 16, of Canfield High School performs in the ...

Leanna Hartsough, 16, of Canfield High School performs in the American Idol contest during the Fourth of July festivities in Canfield.


The women of the 61st OVI Company D are getting ready for a fashion show to exhibit dresses of the 1800's (taken by Kayla Windsor).

The women of the 61st OVI Company D are getting ...

The women of the 61st OVI Company D are getting ready for a fashion show to exhibit dresses of the 1800's (taken by Kayla Windsor).


Sean McKim of New Middletown with his grandpa, Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Chairman Ray Greco share the fun at the Italian Fest in downtown Youngstown.

Sean McKim of New Middletown with his grandpa, Greater Youngstown ...

Sean McKim of New Middletown with his grandpa, Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Chairman Ray Greco share the fun at the Italian Fest in downtown Youngstown.


A belly dancer performs at the Pig Iron Fest.

A belly dancer performs at the Pig Iron Fest.

A belly dancer performs at the Pig Iron Fest.


This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken by David Windsor II of Poland.

This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken ...

This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken by David Windsor II of Poland.


Bill Speece of Canfield and his daughter, Jessica Speece, participated in the 32nd annual Firecracker 4-Mile Run on the Fourth of July in Canfield. Bill has participated for 31 years.

Bill Speece of Canfield and his daughter, Jessica Speece, participated ...

Bill Speece of Canfield and his daughter, Jessica Speece, participated in the 32nd annual Firecracker 4-Mile Run on the Fourth of July in Canfield. Bill has participated for 31 years.


Ian Windsor, 3, is drawing a picture on the sidewalk at the Chalk it Up for Poland! chalk art contest (taken by Kayla Windsor).

Ian Windsor, 3, is drawing a picture on the sidewalk ...

Ian Windsor, 3, is drawing a picture on the sidewalk at the Chalk it Up for Poland! chalk art contest (taken by Kayla Windsor).


Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken by David Windsor.

Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken ...

Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken by David Windsor.


Performing at the East Liverpool Pottery Fesitval on June 19 were high school students, from left, Tony Wade, Garrett Lyle, Zack Taylor, Wayne Wells and Kyle Wade.

Performing at the East Liverpool Pottery Fesitval on June 19 ...

Performing at the East Liverpool Pottery Fesitval on June 19 were high school students, from left, Tony Wade, Garrett Lyle, Zack Taylor, Wayne Wells and Kyle Wade.


Jeff Bremer sitting in on bass for the Leonard Cohen Ensemble I at the Pig Iron Fest.

Jeff Bremer sitting in on bass for the Leonard Cohen ...

Jeff Bremer sitting in on bass for the Leonard Cohen Ensemble I at the Pig Iron Fest.


From left are cousins Aaron Gault of Youngstown, Chloe Parker of Charlotte, N.C., Karlynn Riccitelli of Boardman and Quinn Parker of Charlotte as they enjoy riding the Til-a-Whirle together at the McDonald Festival.

From left are cousins Aaron Gault of Youngstown, Chloe Parker ...

From left are cousins Aaron Gault of Youngstown, Chloe Parker of Charlotte, N.C., Karlynn Riccitelli of Boardman and Quinn Parker of Charlotte as they enjoy riding the Til-a-Whirle together at the McDonald Festival.


Julianna and Madison Hornikel enjoy this ride at St. Luke's Festival.

Julianna and Madison Hornikel enjoy this ride at St. Luke's ...

Julianna and Madison Hornikel enjoy this ride at St. Luke's Festival.


Leonard Cohen Ensemble I performing at the Pig Iron Fest.

Leonard Cohen Ensemble I performing at the Pig Iron Fest.

Leonard Cohen Ensemble I performing at the Pig Iron Fest.


Jim Villani, proprietor of Pig Iron Press, attended the Pig Iron Fest.

Jim Villani, proprietor of Pig Iron Press, attended the Pig ...

Jim Villani, proprietor of Pig Iron Press, attended the Pig Iron Fest.


Jim Villani and Dr Ray Beiersdorfer (red coat) are pictured at the Pig Iron Fest.

Jim Villani and Dr Ray Beiersdorfer (red coat) are pictured ...

Jim Villani and Dr Ray Beiersdorfer (red coat) are pictured at the Pig Iron Fest.


Kate Coppola poses with the baby doll at the Lowellville Mount Carmel Festival on July 15.

Kate Coppola poses with the baby doll at the Lowellville ...

Kate Coppola poses with the baby doll at the Lowellville Mount Carmel Festival on July 15.


Gisella Anita Angiuli poses for a picture taken by her mother, Melanie Angiuli, on July 26 at the Mount Carmel Italian Festival. Her shirt says 'Principessa Italiana,' meaning Italian Princess in Italian.

Gisella Anita Angiuli poses for a picture taken by her ...

Gisella Anita Angiuli poses for a picture taken by her mother, Melanie Angiuli, on July 26 at the Mount Carmel Italian Festival. Her shirt says 'Principessa Italiana,' meaning Italian Princess in Italian.


Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken by David Windsor.

Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken ...

Fireworks at Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June, taken by David Windsor.


Great-grandma Virginia Gentile stands at the immigrant statue with Mia and Giana Spera of Boardman when they attended the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Festival.

Great-grandma Virginia Gentile stands at the immigrant statue with Mia ...

Great-grandma Virginia Gentile stands at the immigrant statue with Mia and Giana Spera of Boardman when they attended the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Festival.


This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken by David Windsor II of Poland.

This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken ...

This picture of Youngstown's fireworks on July 4 was taken by David Windsor II of Poland.


Mikayla Upright, 3, of Boardman is pictured at a festival in Westfield, Mass.

Mikayla Upright, 3, of Boardman is pictured at a festival ...

Mikayla Upright, 3, of Boardman is pictured at a festival in Westfield, Mass.


 A young child in the crowd at the Pig Iron Fest.

A young child in the crowd at the Pig Iron ...

A young child in the crowd at the Pig Iron Fest.


This picture of the Civil War encampment with members of the 61st OVI Company D was taken by Kayla Windsor at the Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June.

This picture of the Civil War encampment with members of ...

This picture of the Civil War encampment with members of the 61st OVI Company D was taken by Kayla Windsor at the Celebrate Poland Independence Day Celebration in June.