Ray Braidich, a World War II veteran, stands by the American flag mounted outside his home at Shepherd of the Valley-Poland. Braidich thinks there should be a more-dignified vessel in which to burn worn flags, noting that a trash can or burn barrel is often used in flag-disposal ceremonies.
Added: Thu, August 26, 2010
Sophia Brooks, classical soprano soloist, will be featured in "An Evening of 19th Century Negro Spirituals" on Thursday as the first event in Youngstown State University Diversity Council's 2010-11 Community Diversity Program Series.
Added: Mon, August 30, 2010
Sam Vona of Struthers and Gannon, his seeing-eye dog, are reunited. The dog disappeared Saturday evening, and Vona got him back Tuesday morning..
Added: Tue, August 31, 2010
Aaron Fields fires to first for the double play as (8) Matthew Johnson tries to break up the play Tuesday night in Niles.