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The Chicago White Sox's Alex Rios scores on a single hit by Tyler Flowers during the fourth inning of their baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Chicago, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

The Chicago White Sox's Alex Rios scores on a single ...

The Chicago White Sox's Alex Rios scores on a single hit by Tyler Flowers during the fourth inning of their baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Chicago, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Nam Y. ...


From left, Hunter Murcko, 7, Cassie Murcko, 12, and their grandmother Ruth Nilsson stand with Zachary Murcko, 11, and Amy Nilsson, in front of a flag pole memorial to Ruth’s late husband, Gary, at Pioneer Pavilion in Mill Creek MetroParks.

From left, Hunter Murcko, 7, Cassie Murcko, 12, and their ...

From left, Hunter Murcko, 7, Cassie Murcko, 12, and their grandmother Ruth Nilsson stand with Zachary Murcko, 11, and Amy Nilsson, in front of a flag pole memorial to Ruth’s late husband, Gary, at Pioneer ...


Connor Zamary, 7, of North Lima invented an iPhone and iPod application called Toaster Pop. He went through the entire business process, from filling out paperwork to pitching investors and talking with a developer. He eventually wants to be an entrepreneur, just like his father, Craig, founder and president of GreenEnergy TV.

Connor Zamary, 7, of North Lima invented an iPhone and ...

Connor Zamary, 7, of North Lima invented an iPhone and iPod application called Toaster Pop. He went through the entire business process, from filling out paperwork to pitching investors and talking with a developer. He ...


Toaster Pop is available in Apple Inc.’s App store for 99 cents. Gamers try to spread butter jam and other toppings on one of Connor’s favorite breakfast foods — toast — to try and achieve high scores.

Toaster Pop is available in Apple Inc.’s App store for ...

Toaster Pop is available in Apple Inc.’s App store for 99 cents. Gamers try to spread butter jam and other toppings on one of Connor’s favorite breakfast foods — toast — to try and achieve ...


Mohammad Darwish, owner of the NorthEnd Market, shows the injury he suffered to his left arm and hand during a robbery at his store March 12. A robber fired a shot at Darwish that hit him in the hand and then entered his stomach. The man took money and fled on foot. The suspect, Jacquavis K. Williams, turned himself in to police Thursday.

Mohammad Darwish, owner of the NorthEnd Market, shows the injury ...

Mohammad Darwish, owner of the NorthEnd Market, shows the injury he suffered to his left arm and hand during a robbery at his store March 12. A robber fired a shot at Darwish that hit ...


Freshman wide receiver Christian Bryan has drawn raves from the coaching staff for his attitude and work ethic.

Freshman wide receiver Christian Bryan has drawn raves from the ...

Freshman wide receiver Christian Bryan has drawn raves from the coaching staff for his attitude and work ethic.


Fall webworms such as these in Bazetta Township come to Northeast Ohio every year but are more noticeable and plentiful than normal this year, according to an urban forester.

Fall webworms such as these in Bazetta Township come to ...

Fall webworms such as these in Bazetta Township come to Northeast Ohio every year but are more noticeable and plentiful than normal this year, according to an urban forester.


Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller (83) tumbles over Philadelphia Eagles safety Kurt Coleman (42) after making a catch in the first quarter of the NFL preseason football game on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Donald Wright)

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller (83) tumbles over Philadelphia ...

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller (83) tumbles over Philadelphia Eagles safety Kurt Coleman (42) after making a catch in the first quarter of the NFL preseason football game on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 in ...


In this Aug. 11, 2011 photo, Jason Ashton looks at a new 2012 Dodge Durango at a dealership in Warren, Mich. Ashton, 38, of Shelby Township, Mich., plans to trade in his 2006 Dodge Ram pickup for a roomier SUV that will fit his wife, two kids and equipment. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

In this Aug. 11, 2011 photo, Jason Ashton looks at ...

In this Aug. 11, 2011 photo, Jason Ashton looks at a new 2012 Dodge Durango at a dealership in Warren, Mich. Ashton, 38, of Shelby Township, Mich., plans to trade in his 2006 Dodge Ram ...


Members of the Modarelli family stand in front of the new bridge sign after the ribbon-cutting ceremony and dedication of the Dominic “Dee Dee” Modarelli Memorial Bridge in Youngstown. The event also marked the beginning of the Brier Hill Italian Festival.

Members of the Modarelli family stand in front of the ...

Members of the Modarelli family stand in front of the new bridge sign after the ribbon-cutting ceremony and dedication of the Dominic “Dee Dee” Modarelli Memorial Bridge in Youngstown. The event also marked the beginning ...


Induction ceremony: During Youngstown Lions Club’s recent induction ceremony, member Nancy Cuffle of Poland, left, presented the club’s newest member, whom she sponsored, Pat Nichols of Liberty. The club is always looking for new members and will be inducting two more soon. Meetings are at noon every Thursday at the Youngstown Club. For more information, visit www.youngstownlionsclub.org, write to the club at PO Box 1262, Youngstown 44501, or check it out on Facebook.

Induction ceremony: During Youngstown Lions Club’s recent induction ceremony, member ...

Induction ceremony: During Youngstown Lions Club’s recent induction ceremony, member Nancy Cuffle of Poland, left, presented the club’s newest member, whom she sponsored, Pat Nichols of Liberty. The club is always looking for new members ...


Scholarship recipients: Austintown Fitch High School seniors Alex Sofranko, left, and Jason Miller, right, received scholarships from Rotary Club of Austintown at the club’s Aug. 8 meeting. Both students were involved in Rotary’s Interact Club at the school. Alex plans to study chemistry at Ohio State University, and Jason is planning to be a registered nurse and will attend Youngstown State University in the fall.

Scholarship recipients: Austintown Fitch High School seniors Alex Sofranko, left, ...

Scholarship recipients: Austintown Fitch High School seniors Alex Sofranko, left, and Jason Miller, right, received scholarships from Rotary Club of Austintown at the club’s Aug. 8 meeting. Both students were involved in Rotary’s Interact Club ...


ABWA officers installed: New officers were installed at the July 12 meeting of the Mill Creek Chapter of American Business Women’s Association. Outgoing President Judy Codespote, who was honored at the August meeting for her work, handled the installations. The new officers are, clockwise from bottom left: Joyce Billock, treasurer; Jackie Fischio, secretary; Bonnie Pannunzio, vice president; and Shirley Pappagallo, president.

ABWA officers installed: New officers were installed at the July ...

ABWA officers installed: New officers were installed at the July 12 meeting of the Mill Creek Chapter of American Business Women’s Association. Outgoing President Judy Codespote, who was honored at the August meeting for her ...