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BASKETBALL - (10) Kenzie Pfeiffer of South Range looks for help as (10) Colleen Kenneham keeps a close eye on her during their game Thursday night. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays

BASKETBALL - (10) Kenzie Pfeiffer of South Range looks for ...

BASKETBALL - (10) Kenzie Pfeiffer of South Range looks for help as (10) Colleen Kenneham keeps a close eye on her during their game Thursday night. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays


The Rev. Gerardo Hernandez, a visiting priest to St. Rosa de Lima Church in Campbell, prays with paraplegic Felix Rivera and his wife, Lourdes, in their home. Mission of Love is helping to build an addition to their house.

The Rev. Gerardo Hernandez, a visiting priest to St. Rosa ...

The Rev. Gerardo Hernandez, a visiting priest to St. Rosa de Lima Church in Campbell, prays with paraplegic Felix Rivera and his wife, Lourdes, in their home. Mission of Love is helping to build an ...


Construction workers, who did not wish to be identified, added trim to the door frames in the new addition. Mission of Love paid for the materials and labor.

Construction workers, who did not wish to be identified, added ...

Construction workers, who did not wish to be identified, added trim to the door frames in the new addition. Mission of Love paid for the materials and labor.


Ray Novotny, Ford Nature Center manager and Mill Creek MetroParks naturalist, says he’s always been an advocate of keeping park founder Volney Rogers’ memory alive. Novotny organized a walk from Ford Nature Center to a statue of Rogers off Falls Avenue in Youngstown to honor him on the 91st year after his death.

Ray Novotny, Ford Nature Center manager and Mill Creek MetroParks ...

Ray Novotny, Ford Nature Center manager and Mill Creek MetroParks naturalist, says he’s always been an advocate of keeping park founder Volney Rogers’ memory alive. Novotny organized a walk from Ford Nature Center to a ...


Fall fun for 19-month-old Sonya Gabriela Stefko, daughter of Kevin and Yocelin Stefko of Canfield, was dressing up for Halloween. Photo sent in by her proud grandma and grandpa, Patti and Mike Stefko of Canfield.

Fall fun for 19-month-old Sonya Gabriela Stefko, daughter of Kevin ...

Fall fun for 19-month-old Sonya Gabriela Stefko, daughter of Kevin and Yocelin Stefko of Canfield, was dressing up for Halloween. Photo sent in by her proud grandma and grandpa, Patti and Mike Stefko of Canfield.


Grace Taylor of Youngstown enjoys a sunny fall day at the Millcreek Metro Farm. Photo sent in by Chip Taylor.

Grace Taylor of Youngstown enjoys a sunny fall day at ...

Grace Taylor of Youngstown enjoys a sunny fall day at the Millcreek Metro Farm. Photo sent in by Chip Taylor.


Off in the distance is Bobby Vestal in his 1936 Ford. He was parked at Speece Lake in Canfield when Lana VanAuker of Canfield grabbed this shot.

Off in the distance is Bobby Vestal in his 1936 ...

Off in the distance is Bobby Vestal in his 1936 Ford. He was parked at Speece Lake in Canfield when Lana VanAuker of Canfield grabbed this shot.


Lana VanAuker of Canfield captured these fall colors at Speece Lake in Canfield.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield captured these fall colors at Speece ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield captured these fall colors at Speece Lake in Canfield.


Hey, sometimes gathering all of those leaves together can really wear you out! Here, Grant Taylor of Youngstown catches up on a little rest after playing in the leaves in the yard. Photo submitted by Chip Taylor.

Hey, sometimes gathering all of those leaves together can really ...

Hey, sometimes gathering all of those leaves together can really wear you out! Here, Grant Taylor of Youngstown catches up on a little rest after playing in the leaves in the yard. Photo submitted by ...


Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she shot in Mill Creek Park.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she shot in Mill Creek Park.


Alicen Ruby, 10 months, shows her loyalty to the Pittsburgh Steelers in this fall shot. Photo sent in by Ruby Tomko of Youngstown.

Alicen Ruby, 10 months, shows her loyalty to the Pittsburgh ...

Alicen Ruby, 10 months, shows her loyalty to the Pittsburgh Steelers in this fall shot. Photo sent in by Ruby Tomko of Youngstown.


Linda Lamanna of Austintown enjoys a warm fall day with her daughter Jeannine Lindquist and grandchildren Kaylie Eva, center, and twins Jenna Marie and Nicholas James Lindquist. The Lindquist family lives in Minneapolis, Minn. Photo submitted by Linda Lamanna.

Linda Lamanna of Austintown enjoys a warm fall day with ...

Linda Lamanna of Austintown enjoys a warm fall day with her daughter Jeannine Lindquist and grandchildren Kaylie Eva, center, and twins Jenna Marie and Nicholas James Lindquist. The Lindquist family lives in Minneapolis, Minn. Photo ...


Lana VanAuker of Canfield shot this fall scene in Austintown Park.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield shot this fall scene in Austintown ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield shot this fall scene in Austintown Park.


Michael Lacivita of Youngstown, or "The Pepper Man," shows off his prize-winning plants that earned him first and second premium awards at a Valley favorite fall activity — the Canfield Fair. His daughter, Linda Lacivita Krieger, snapped the picture.

Michael Lacivita of Youngstown, or "The Pepper Man," shows off ...

Michael Lacivita of Youngstown, or "The Pepper Man," shows off his prize-winning plants that earned him first and second premium awards at a Valley favorite fall activity — the Canfield Fair. His daughter, Linda Lacivita ...


Aaron Hartsough, a freshman at Youngstown State University, and Rachael Morris, a senior at Canfield High School, stopped at Grandma's house at Speece Lake before heading to Canfield's Homecoming 2010. Photo submitted by Lana VanAuker of Canfield.

Aaron Hartsough, a freshman at Youngstown State University, and Rachael ...

Aaron Hartsough, a freshman at Youngstown State University, and Rachael Morris, a senior at Canfield High School, stopped at Grandma's house at Speece Lake before heading to Canfield's Homecoming 2010. Photo submitted by Lana VanAuker ...


These fisherman were likely unaware that Lana VanAuker of Canfield captured them in this shot of a fall sunset in Lake Milton.

These fisherman were likely unaware that Lana VanAuker of Canfield ...

These fisherman were likely unaware that Lana VanAuker of Canfield captured them in this shot of a fall sunset in Lake Milton.


Camryn Hrina, 14 months, selects her favorite pumpkin while visiting White House Fruit Farms this fall. Photo submitted by her parents, Tim and Trish Hrina of Youngstown.

Camryn Hrina, 14 months, selects her favorite pumpkin while visiting ...

Camryn Hrina, 14 months, selects her favorite pumpkin while visiting White House Fruit Farms this fall. Photo submitted by her parents, Tim and Trish Hrina of Youngstown.


Lana VanAuker of Canfield snapped this familiar fall scene at Mill Creek Park Rose Garden.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield snapped this familiar fall scene at ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield snapped this familiar fall scene at Mill Creek Park Rose Garden.


Camryn Hrina, 14 months, had a busy day picking out her pumpkin at White House Fruit Farms this fall. Photo submitted by her parents, Tim and Trish Hrina of Youngstown.

Camryn Hrina, 14 months, had a busy day picking out ...

Camryn Hrina, 14 months, had a busy day picking out her pumpkin at White House Fruit Farms this fall. Photo submitted by her parents, Tim and Trish Hrina of Youngstown.


Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she shot in Mill Creek Park.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this fall photo, which she shot in Mill Creek Park.


4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland spent a beautiful fall day playing in the leaves. Photo taken in October by her mom, Cara Johnston.

4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland spent a beautiful fall ...

4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland spent a beautiful fall day playing in the leaves. Photo taken in October by her mom, Cara Johnston.


Robert Fay is about to rearrange this pile of leaves.

Robert Fay is about to rearrange this pile of leaves.

Robert Fay is about to rearrange this pile of leaves.


4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland enjoyed a beautiful fall day playing with Tucker, the family's golden retriever mix. Photo taken in October by her mom, Cara Johnston.

4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland enjoyed a beautiful fall ...

4-year-old daughter Carley Johnston of Poland enjoyed a beautiful fall day playing with Tucker, the family's golden retriever mix. Photo taken in October by her mom, Cara Johnston.


Robert Fay picked a beautiful day to pick out his favorite pumpkins.

Robert Fay picked a beautiful day to pick out his ...

Robert Fay picked a beautiful day to pick out his favorite pumpkins.


Lana VanAuker of Canfield calls her shot, "The Mirrow of Mill Creek."

Lana VanAuker of Canfield calls her shot, "The Mirrow of ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield calls her shot, "The Mirrow of Mill Creek."


Luke Rowe, 4, right, and his sister Trista, 6 months, picked out their pumpkins at Detwiler Farm in October. They are the children of Mark and Tiffany Rowe of Boardman, who also sent in this photo.

Luke Rowe, 4, right, and his sister Trista, 6 months, ...

Luke Rowe, 4, right, and his sister Trista, 6 months, picked out their pumpkins at Detwiler Farm in October. They are the children of Mark and Tiffany Rowe of Boardman, who also sent in this ...


Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is just hanging out with the scarecrows at his Great-grandma Vargo's house in Hubbard.

Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is just hanging out with the ...

Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is just hanging out with the scarecrows at his Great-grandma Vargo's house in Hubbard.


Jimmy, left, and Shayleigh Leslie, 11-month-old twins of Jimmy and Melissa Leslie of Austintown, enjoy going "pumpkin patching" at Whitehouse Fruit Farm. The twins were born in November of 2009. Photo sent in by Jimmy and Melissa Leslie.

Jimmy, left, and Shayleigh Leslie, 11-month-old twins of Jimmy and ...

Jimmy, left, and Shayleigh Leslie, 11-month-old twins of Jimmy and Melissa Leslie of Austintown, enjoy going "pumpkin patching" at Whitehouse Fruit Farm. The twins were born in November of 2009. Photo sent in by Jimmy ...


Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this close-up taken at the Mill Creek MetroParks Experimental Farm in Canfield.

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this close-up taken at the ...

Lana VanAuker of Canfield submitted this close-up taken at the Mill Creek MetroParks Experimental Farm in Canfield.


Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is playing in the leaves at his Great-grandma Vargo's house in Hubbard.

Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is playing in the leaves at ...

Jeremy Lodwick of Youngstown is playing in the leaves at his Great-grandma Vargo's house in Hubbard.


Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, takes a break in a cornfield at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, takes a break in a cornfield ...

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, takes a break in a cornfield at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.


Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, is about to embark on a fall adventure at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, is about to embark on a ...

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, is about to embark on a fall adventure at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.


At 6 months old, Austin Wentz enjoyed picking pumpkins at White House Fruit Farm with mom and dad Chris and Chrissie Wentz of Austintown. Photo was submitted by the Wentz family.

At 6 months old, Austin Wentz enjoyed picking pumpkins at ...

At 6 months old, Austin Wentz enjoyed picking pumpkins at White House Fruit Farm with mom and dad Chris and Chrissie Wentz of Austintown. Photo was submitted by the Wentz family.


Camren, left, and his brother Caleb help their grandpa clean the yard before an Ohio State football game. Their proud grandparents, who sent in this photo of the two little Buckeye fans, are Tom and Erin Chizmar of Youngstown.

Camren, left, and his brother Caleb help their grandpa clean ...

Camren, left, and his brother Caleb help their grandpa clean the yard before an Ohio State football game. Their proud grandparents, who sent in this photo of the two little Buckeye fans, are Tom and ...


Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, runs through the cornfield at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, runs through the cornfield at Country ...

Lilyanah Miller, 22 months, runs through the cornfield at Country Side Pumpkin Patch on Route 224.


Stephanie Simone, a sixth-grade teacher at Youngstown Community School who submitted this photo, said that her family's favorite fall activity is playing in the leaves. She said it's wonderful to see the magic of fall in the eyes of her son Vincent. She's shown with her husband, Vince, and son Vincent. The Simone family lives in Girard.

Stephanie Simone, a sixth-grade teacher at Youngstown Community School who ...

Stephanie Simone, a sixth-grade teacher at Youngstown Community School who submitted this photo, said that her family's favorite fall activity is playing in the leaves. She said it's wonderful to see the magic of fall ...


Ursuline quarterback Paul Kempe

Ursuline quarterback Paul Kempe

Ursuline quarterback Paul Kempe


YSU quarterback Kurt Hess

YSU quarterback Kurt Hess

YSU quarterback Kurt Hess