Photos for August 30, 2011

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Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011.  O'Neill currently stars on the television show "Modern Family". (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star ...

Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. O'Neill currently stars on the television show "Modern Family". (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)


Galen Hayek, a Youngstown State University senior majoring in chemistry, knocks together two shot-put balls, one rusted and one covered in aluminum foil, to make sparks and a loud pop. YSU’s Office of Associate Degree and Tech Prep Programs sponsored the second Geek Fest on Tuesday in Kilcawley Center’s Chestnut Room.

Galen Hayek, a Youngstown State University senior majoring in chemistry, ...

Galen Hayek, a Youngstown State University senior majoring in chemistry, knocks together two shot-put balls, one rusted and one covered in aluminum foil, to make sparks and a loud pop. YSU’s Office of Associate Degree ...


Janelle Russell of Youngstown, who is pursuing a master’s degree in chemistry at Youngstown State University, watches as her plastic bag floats to the top of the wind tunnel at YSU’s Geek Fest. The event was planned to bring attention to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math programs.

Janelle Russell of Youngstown, who is pursuing a master’s degree ...

Janelle Russell of Youngstown, who is pursuing a master’s degree in chemistry at Youngstown State University, watches as her plastic bag floats to the top of the wind tunnel at YSU’s Geek Fest. The event ...


NotifyLink, a telecommunications system for mobile devices, drew interest during the event, which was designed to get students interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

NotifyLink, a telecommunications system for mobile devices, drew interest during ...

NotifyLink, a telecommunications system for mobile devices, drew interest during the event, which was designed to get students interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math.


Ariana  Mostella installs her theater project at the Oak Hill Clovers booth at the Canfield Fair. The 4-H group meets at a church on Youngstown’s South Side, and members have done a variety of projects, including  gardening and fashion.

Ariana Mostella installs her theater project at the Oak Hill ...

Ariana Mostella installs her theater project at the Oak Hill Clovers booth at the Canfield Fair. The 4-H group meets at a church on Youngstown’s South Side, and members have done a variety of projects, ...


Anvia Mickens of Youngstown, a junior history major at Youngstown State University, takes aim at the ROTC skill area Tuesday at YSU’s Geek Fest. The event, sponsored by the university’s Office of Associate Degree and Tech Prep Programs, is to bring attention to Science, Technology, Enginerring and Math programs and get more students interested in those careers.

Anvia Mickens of Youngstown, a junior history major at Youngstown ...

Anvia Mickens of Youngstown, a junior history major at Youngstown State University, takes aim at the ROTC skill area Tuesday at YSU’s Geek Fest. The event, sponsored by the university’s Office of Associate Degree and ...


R. Robert Strain with Bates Brothers Amusement polishes the head of Pharoah’s Fury at the Canfield Fairgrounds on Tuesday. The 165th Canfield Fair opens today.

R. Robert Strain with Bates Brothers Amusement polishes the head ...

R. Robert Strain with Bates Brothers Amusement polishes the head of Pharoah’s Fury at the Canfield Fairgrounds on Tuesday. The 165th Canfield Fair opens today.


Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011.  O'Neill currently stars on the television show "Modern Family". (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star ...

Actor Ed O'Neill poses for photographers after receiving a star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. O'Neill currently stars on the television show "Modern Family". (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)


The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown Youngstown on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.

The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown ...

The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown Youngstown on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.


The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown Youngstown on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.

The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown ...

The Pride Youngstown Festival at The B&O Station in Downtown Youngstown on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.


Committee members of the Scramble Fore Education, sponsored by St. Patrick School in Hubbard, were, from left, Renie DiTommasio, Cindy Lacko, Mellony Leonard and Jen DiPizzo. The event benefits the school, and this year it helped fund the new computer lab, which was installed over the summer. Ed Madeline and his committee coordinated the outing, and lunch and dinner were provided by Tom Watkins Catering. This year’s prize, a one-year lease on a new car for a hole-in-one, was donated by Stadium GM.

Committee members of the Scramble Fore Education, sponsored by St. ...

Committee members of the Scramble Fore Education, sponsored by St. Patrick School in Hubbard, were, from left, Renie DiTommasio, Cindy Lacko, Mellony Leonard and Jen DiPizzo. The event benefits the school, and this year it ...


Fitch Drumline

Fitch Drumline

Fitch Drumline


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