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Blanche Silva, who runs a hot-dog stand in downtown Youngstown, would be prohibited from operating the business when a new law goes into effect Sept. 13. Here she operates at West Federal and North Phelps streets.

Blanche Silva, who runs a hot-dog stand in downtown Youngstown, ...

Blanche Silva, who runs a hot-dog stand in downtown Youngstown, would be prohibited from operating the business when a new law goes into effect Sept. 13. Here she operates at West Federal and North Phelps ...


Lien Forward and V&M Star organized a group of about 30 volunteers to spruce up a vacant lot at the corner of Oakland Avenue and Columbia Street in Youngstown’s Brier Hill area Wednesday. Above, Robert Flores, a V&M Star employee and member of V&M’s Sons and Daughters program, helps clear brush from the lot.

Lien Forward and V&M Star organized a group of about ...

Lien Forward and V&M Star organized a group of about 30 volunteers to spruce up a vacant lot at the corner of Oakland Avenue and Columbia Street in Youngstown’s Brier Hill area Wednesday. Above, Robert ...


Todd Muckleroy

Todd Muckleroy

Todd Muckleroy


Cynthia E. Anderson begins her duties today as the seventh president of Youngstown State University. The oval-shaped pin on her left shoulder is a gift from her staff, marking her appointment as president. On one side are the letters YSU, and seven garnet stones are on the other. The seven stones signify that she is the seventh president of the university,  and garnet is her mother’s birthstone, Anderson said.

Cynthia E. Anderson begins her duties today as the seventh ...

Cynthia E. Anderson begins her duties today as the seventh president of Youngstown State University. The oval-shaped pin on her left shoulder is a gift from her staff, marking her appointment as president. On one ...


Sandy Wilson with Lien Forward Ohio prepares the ground for planting grass and trees at the corner of Oakland Avenue and Columbia Street in Youngstown’s Brier Hill district. Lien Forward and V&M Star organized a group of about 30 volunteers to spruce up the vacant lot Wednesday.

Sandy Wilson with Lien Forward Ohio prepares the ground for ...

Sandy Wilson with Lien Forward Ohio prepares the ground for planting grass and trees at the corner of Oakland Avenue and Columbia Street in Youngstown’s Brier Hill district. Lien Forward and V&M Star organized a ...


Todd Muckleroy, right, the new Canfield boys basketball coach, is welcomed by superintendent Dante Zambrini following a Board of Education meeting on Wednesday.

Todd Muckleroy, right, the new Canfield boys basketball coach, is ...

Todd Muckleroy, right, the new Canfield boys basketball coach, is welcomed by superintendent Dante Zambrini following a Board of Education meeting on Wednesday.


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Students are upgraded
Members of the kindergarten class at St. Patrick School in Hubbard were honored by family, friends, staff and fellow students during a graduation ceremony recently at the school. Each student was escorted by an eighth-grade buddy who presented each with a book containing a story about things they learned about their kindergarten friend during the year. The graduating youngsters were joined by their teacher, Mrs. Barbara Bond, as they lined up to receive their diplomas and to sing special songs at the event. A reception followed the ceremony.

Students are upgraded Members of the kindergarten class at St. ...

Students are upgraded Members of the kindergarten class at St. Patrick School in Hubbard were honored by family, friends, staff and fellow students during a graduation ceremony recently at the school. Each student was escorted ...


The Junior League of Youngstown has voted to accept new Active Members. Seven of the new members are, front row, from left to right, Jennifer Soloman and Meghan Buck; and in the back row are Roberta Yash, Dorris Bullock, Katie Libecco, Carmella Williams and Lois Koval.

The Junior League of Youngstown has voted to accept new ...

The Junior League of Youngstown has voted to accept new Active Members. Seven of the new members are, front row, from left to right, Jennifer Soloman and Meghan Buck; and in the back row are ...


Dominic T. Ragazzine and Kimberlyn R. Kascsak

Dominic T. Ragazzine and Kimberlyn R. Kascsak

Dominic T. Ragazzine and Kimberlyn R. Kascsak


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