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Academy Award winner Helen Mirren (left) and Academy Award.nominee Tom Wilkinson (right) star in John Madden’s espionage thriller THE DEBT, a Focus Features release.

Academy Award winner Helen Mirren (left) and Academy Award.nominee Tom ...

Academy Award winner Helen Mirren (left) and Academy Award.nominee Tom Wilkinson (right) star in John Madden’s espionage thriller THE DEBT, a Focus Features release.


Jessica Chastain (left) and Sam Worthington (right) star in John Madden’s espionage thriller THE DEBT, a Focus Features release.

Jessica Chastain (left) and Sam Worthington (right) star in John ...

Jessica Chastain (left) and Sam Worthington (right) star in John Madden’s espionage thriller THE DEBT, a Focus Features release.


THE VOICE -- "Battle Selections" -- Pictured: (l-r) Blake Shelton, Reba McEntire -- Photo by: Lewis Jacobs/NBC

THE VOICE -- "Battle Selections" -- Pictured: (l-r) Blake Shelton, ...

THE VOICE -- "Battle Selections" -- Pictured: (l-r) Blake Shelton, Reba McEntire -- Photo by: Lewis Jacobs/NBC


Short stop #28 Francisco Lindor throws the ball to first base for the out.

Short stop #28 Francisco Lindor throws the ball to first ...

Short stop #28 Francisco Lindor throws the ball to first base for the out.


Base runner #1 Tony Wolters of Mahoning Valley slides into home plate before Jamestown catcher #12 Eddie Rodriguez.

Base runner #1 Tony Wolters of Mahoning Valley slides into ...

Base runner #1 Tony Wolters of Mahoning Valley slides into home plate before Jamestown catcher #12 Eddie Rodriguez.


Former linebacker Mark Brandenstein stands near the spot where he suff ered his third, and fi nal, concussion in the spring. An exercise science major, he now works as a student assistant for the strength and conditioning staff .

Former linebacker Mark Brandenstein stands near the spot where he ...

Former linebacker Mark Brandenstein stands near the spot where he suff ered his third, and fi nal, concussion in the spring. An exercise science major, he now works as a student assistant for the strength ...


Jim Phillips

Jim Phillips

Jim Phillips


Thomas Altiere

Thomas Altiere

Thomas Altiere


Ezequiel Carrera, left, of the Indians scores ahead of the tag from Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki in the sixth inning of Monday’s game. Carrera scored on a double by Kosuke Fukudome.

Ezequiel Carrera, left, of the Indians scores ahead of the ...

Ezequiel Carrera, left, of the Indians scores ahead of the tag from Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki in the sixth inning of Monday’s game. Carrera scored on a double by Kosuke Fukudome.


After getting cut by the Phoenix Cardinals in 1994, Eric Wolford, right, started his coaching career at his alma mater, Kansas State. Fifteen years later, he was hired as the head coach of Youngstown State.

After getting cut by the Phoenix Cardinals in 1994, Eric ...

After getting cut by the Phoenix Cardinals in 1994, Eric Wolford, right, started his coaching career at his alma mater, Kansas State. Fifteen years later, he was hired as the head coach of Youngstown State.


Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, front from left, Katie Rogner, Anthony Conn and Mike Watson, and second row, from left, Bill Stanton, Ed Antonelli and Tom Walker. In the back row, from left, are Bonnie Mollica; John Gulas, president of Farmers National Bank; Pete Mollica Jr.; and Mary (Mollica) Beidelschies. The Mollica family attended in memory of Pete Mollica, longtime Vindicator sports writer, for whom the Open Division of the tournament was renamed this year.

Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, ...

Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, front from left, Katie Rogner, Anthony Conn and Mike Watson, and second row, from left, Bill Stanton, Ed Antonelli and Tom Walker. In the back ...


Firefighter Mandy Drake clears a storm drain in front of the fire department in Waterbury, Vt., in the wake of Irene on Monday.

Firefighter Mandy Drake clears a storm drain in front of ...

Firefighter Mandy Drake clears a storm drain in front of the fire department in Waterbury, Vt., in the wake of Irene on Monday.


Kiara Pagan, a fourth-grader at Taft Elementary School in Youngstown, checks out some of the new books Laura Sullivan, the school’s literacy coordinator, brought for the students. Kiara enjoys reading and says she’s happy to be back in school. Monday was the first day of classes for city students.

Kiara Pagan, a fourth-grader at Taft Elementary School in Youngstown, ...

Kiara Pagan, a fourth-grader at Taft Elementary School in Youngstown, checks out some of the new books Laura Sullivan, the school’s literacy coordinator, brought for the students. Kiara enjoys reading and says she’s happy to ...


Gino Borova stands in the driveway of his house in Pompton Lakes, N.J., where the Ramapo River crested in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Borova has lived in the house for six months and has seen two floods damage his property.

Gino Borova stands in the driveway of his house in ...

Gino Borova stands in the driveway of his house in Pompton Lakes, N.J., where the Ramapo River crested in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Borova has lived in the house for six months and has ...


The Youngstown State University parking deck on Lincoln Avenue, closed for repairs since April, reopened in time for the start of classes Monday.

The Youngstown State University parking deck on Lincoln Avenue, closed ...

The Youngstown State University parking deck on Lincoln Avenue, closed for repairs since April, reopened in time for the start of classes Monday.


David Tweet stands in the middle of the Cycle Tavern in Columbus. The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by anyone looking for a diff erent way to get between pubs.

David Tweet stands in the middle of the Cycle Tavern ...

David Tweet stands in the middle of the Cycle Tavern in Columbus. The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by ...


Kendal Malsch of Canfield, left, an early-childhood specialist major in her sophomore year at Youngstown State University, and Wes Wagner of Poland, a junior majoring in civil engineering, catch up as they walk down University Circle to class Monday, the first day of classes.

Kendal Malsch of Canfield, left, an early-childhood specialist major in ...

Kendal Malsch of Canfield, left, an early-childhood specialist major in her sophomore year at Youngstown State University, and Wes Wagner of Poland, a junior majoring in civil engineering, catch up as they walk down University ...


Residents watch as water rushes over the Ascutney Mill Dam on Kennedy’s Pond in Windsor, Vt. A weakened but dangerous Tropical Storm Irene dumped up to half a foot of rain in places, flooded roads, knocked down trees and left more than 165,000 Vermont homes and businesses in the dark before blowing out of the state Sunday.

Residents watch as water rushes over the Ascutney Mill Dam ...

Residents watch as water rushes over the Ascutney Mill Dam on Kennedy’s Pond in Windsor, Vt. A weakened but dangerous Tropical Storm Irene dumped up to half a foot of rain in places, flooded roads, ...


Patrell Scott

Patrell Scott

Patrell Scott


Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, front from left, Katie Rogner, Anthony Conn and Mike Watson, and second row, from left, Bill Stanton, Ed Antonelli and Tom Walker. In the back row, from left, are Bonnie Mollica; John Gulas, president of Farmers National Bank; Pete Mollica Jr.; and Mary (Mollica) Beidelschies. The Mollica family attended in memory of Pete Mollica, longtime Vindicator sports writer, for whom the Open Division of the tournament was renamed this year.

Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, ...

Winners in the Greatest Golfer of the Valley Tournament are, front from left, Katie Rogner, Anthony Conn and Mike Watson, and second row, from left, Bill Stanton, Ed Antonelli and Tom Walker. In the back ...


The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by anyone looking for a diff erent way to get between pubs. Passengers pedal their way to another
stop.

The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar ...

The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by anyone looking for a diff erent way to get between pubs. Passengers ...


The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by anyone looking for a different way to get between pubs.

The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar ...

The Cycle Tavern is a 16-passenger bicycle built for bar crawling, and it can be rented out for parties, corporate retreats or by anyone looking for a different way to get between pubs.


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Base runner #1 Tony Wolters dives into third base, he would be safe.

Base runner #1 Tony Wolters dives into third base, he ...

Base runner #1 Tony Wolters dives into third base, he would be safe.


Lexxi Halushka of Austintown tells an audience at the Polish festival about her great-grandfather. Sunday’s festival also featured two polka bands, polka demonstrations, folk-art vendors and Polish language and genealogy classes.

Lexxi Halushka of Austintown tells an audience at the Polish ...

Lexxi Halushka of Austintown tells an audience at the Polish festival about her great-grandfather. Sunday’s festival also featured two polka bands, polka demonstrations, folk-art vendors and Polish language and genealogy classes.


Thousands of Panerathon runners dash down West Federal Street in Youngstown. The fundraiser drew 4,000 participants Sunday.

Thousands of Panerathon runners dash down West Federal Street in ...

Thousands of Panerathon runners dash down West Federal Street in Youngstown. The fundraiser drew 4,000 participants Sunday.


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Cathy Pilat Katvenich, center, Chantel Bahm, left, and D’ella Heschmeyer, right, of the Krakowiaki Polish Folk Circle dance Sunday afternoon during the annual Polish Heritage Day festival at St. Anne’s Church in Austintown.

Cathy Pilat Katvenich, center, Chantel Bahm, left, and D’ella Heschmeyer, ...

Cathy Pilat Katvenich, center, Chantel Bahm, left, and D’ella Heschmeyer, right, of the Krakowiaki Polish Folk Circle dance Sunday afternoon during the annual Polish Heritage Day festival at St. Anne’s Church in Austintown.


Go Tigers!!!

Go Tigers!!!

Go Tigers!!!


Jill Pupa, left, executive director of the American Diabetes Association in Cleveland, stands with Dr. Michelle Anania and Dr. Lawrence DiDomenico to display a mock check representing the $10,000 raised through the Ankle & Foot Care Centers’ 13th annual golf benefit to support the association’s work. The presentation followed the golf outing Aug. 15 at the Lake Club in Poland. The podiatrists have raised more than $100,000 for diabetes since they began the outing in 1999. Diabetes often causes severe foot pain and disabilities as a result of nerve and blood vessel damage.

Jill Pupa, left, executive director of the American Diabetes Association ...

Jill Pupa, left, executive director of the American Diabetes Association in Cleveland, stands with Dr. Michelle Anania and Dr. Lawrence DiDomenico to display a mock check representing the $10,000 raised through the Ankle & Foot ...


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Mooney leaves McKinley in the dust.

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Mooney leaves McKinley in the dust.


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Group Cheerleaders

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Group Cheerleaders


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Crowd 3

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Crowd 3


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Crowd 2

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Crowd 2


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Crowd

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Crowd


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Crowd gets a workout cheering on the cards

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Crowd gets a workout cheering on the cards


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Cheerleader

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Cheerleader


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Cheering on a come back from behind win/

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Cheering on a come back from behind win/


From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory:  Big time water boy Charlie Young

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: ...

From Cardinal Mooney at Canton McKinley come from behind victory: Big time water boy Charlie Young


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Vincent and Madelyn Ballone at Mooney vs McKinley Game cheering on their older brother Bobby #56 for Mooney!

Vincent and Madelyn Ballone at Mooney vs McKinley Game cheering ...

Vincent and Madelyn Ballone at Mooney vs McKinley Game cheering on their older brother Bobby #56 for Mooney!


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding

Fitch vs. Harding


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ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..some things say it alll ---- Bethel Lutheran Church Piecemakers 425 Crestview Drive, off West Blvd. ---the women of the Piecemakers while they are making quilts to donate to Salvation Army..-30-

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..some things say it alll ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..some things say it alll ---- Bethel Lutheran Church Piecemakers 425 Crestview Drive, off West Blvd. ---the women of the Piecemakers while they are making quilts to donate to Salvation ...


Becky Williams removes pumping tubes from a truck delivering oil to the REG biodiesel plant in Glenville, Minnesota, on August 18, 2011. (Renee Jones Schneider/Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT)

Becky Williams removes pumping tubes from a truck delivering oil ...

Becky Williams removes pumping tubes from a truck delivering oil to the REG biodiesel plant in Glenville, Minnesota, on August 18, 2011. (Renee Jones Schneider/Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT)


ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Linda Spencer and Marlene Brocious  tie knots in the quilt --- Bethel Lutheran Church Piecemakers 425 Crestview Drive, off West Blvd. ---the women of the Piecemakers while they are making quilts to donate to Salvation Army..-30-

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Linda Spencer and Marlene Brocious ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Linda Spencer and Marlene Brocious tie knots in the quilt --- Bethel Lutheran Church Piecemakers 425 Crestview Drive, off West Blvd. ---the women of the Piecemakers while they are making ...


Former Army Sgt. William Kreutzer, center, leaves his courtmartial hearing after he is sentenced to death for killing Maj. Stephen Mark Badger and wounding 18 other soldiers. After an appeals court overturned his death sentence, Kreutzer was later re-sentenced to life in prison. Nine other military servicemen  have been taken off the military's death row after their sentences were overturned or commuted. Six others remain on death row. (Jim Bounds/Raleigh News & Observer/MCT)

Former Army Sgt. William Kreutzer, center, leaves his courtmartial hearing ...

Former Army Sgt. William Kreutzer, center, leaves his courtmartial hearing after he is sentenced to death for killing Maj. Stephen Mark Badger and wounding 18 other soldiers. After an appeals court overturned his death sentence, ...


SHAKER WOODS - Joan and Bob Schriever from Cincinnati display thier custom made silver at the Shaker Woods fair Saturday. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays

SHAKER WOODS - Joan and Bob Schriever from Cincinnati display ...

SHAKER WOODS - Joan and Bob Schriever from Cincinnati display thier custom made silver at the Shaker Woods fair Saturday. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays


ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Celtic Healthcare HotMeals delivery driver Terri Zarlingo sets out a meal forJohn Halas - of Austintown. Blake sees Zarlingo so often through the HotMeals delivery program, he said she has become like family to him.-30-

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Celtic Healthcare HotMeals delivery driver ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Celtic Healthcare HotMeals delivery driver Terri Zarlingo sets out a meal forJohn Halas - of Austintown. Blake sees Zarlingo so often through the HotMeals delivery program, he said she has ...


JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Half of the ten-member motorcycle club, "Reign Supreme," host a movie night in their backyard to help keep kids out of trouble...-- (back left to right) Tony "Non-Stop" Jones, 30, Matt "Darkman" Cochrane, 46, (front) Anna "Fast Lightning" Jones, 50, Tahijia "Kali Gyrl" Brown, 29, Charlene "Ladyskull" Jones, 51,.. -30-

JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Half of the ten-member motorcycle ...

JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Half of the ten-member motorcycle club, "Reign Supreme," host a movie night in their backyard to help keep kids out of trouble...-- (back left to right) Tony "Non-Stop" Jones, 30, ...


JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Children from the community gather on blankets to watch the showing of "Gnomeo and Juliet."  .. -30-

JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Children from the community gather ...

JESSICA M. KANALAS | THE VINDICATOR..Children from the community gather on blankets to watch the showing of "Gnomeo and Juliet." .. -30-


FOOTBALL - (4) Alec Rossi of JFK follows the blocking of (75) Anthony DiPaolo as (35) Jon Kenney tries to make the stop during thier game Saturday night in Warren. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays

FOOTBALL - (4) Alec Rossi of JFK follows the blocking ...

FOOTBALL - (4) Alec Rossi of JFK follows the blocking of (75) Anthony DiPaolo as (35) Jon Kenney tries to make the stop during thier game Saturday night in Warren. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick ...


William Lewis The Vindicator  Teresa and Joe Lowe lon the porch of the Y-town home after reciving  an email from Allegiant Air t about a refund of ticket purchase they made. For Alcorn story

William Lewis The Vindicator Teresa and Joe Lowe lon the ...

William Lewis The Vindicator Teresa and Joe Lowe lon the porch of the Y-town home after reciving an email from Allegiant Air t about a refund of ticket purchase they made. For Alcorn story


ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Brian Haner  aka GUITAR GUY  opened for Jeff Dunham and  "WALTER "  at the last night at the Canfield Fair.. ..-30

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Brian Haner aka GUITAR GUY ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..Brian Haner aka GUITAR GUY opened for Jeff Dunham and "WALTER " at the last night at the Canfield Fair.. ..-30


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ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR.. Ken and Kelly Neese, who bought a vacant home across from his house on Erskine Avenue and tore it down (Òblight fightÓ). This is a follow up and Ken has indeed planted a garden for neighborhood kids and then donated the food to the St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen..----..... -30-

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR.. Ken and Kelly Neese, ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR.. Ken and Kelly Neese, who bought a vacant home across from his house on Erskine Avenue and tore it down (Òblight fightÓ). This is a follow up and Ken ...


Donald D'Alesio

Donald D'Alesio

Donald D'Alesio