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Anthony M. Cafaro Sr., former president of the Cafaro Co., center, emerges from the courthouse with a prepared statement to read to the media. He read the statement Monday after dismissal of all charges against him in the Oakhill Renaissance Place criminal conspiracy case. He is flanked by his lawyers, Martin G. Weinberg of Boston, left, and George A. Stamboulidis of New York City.

Anthony M. Cafaro Sr., former president of the Cafaro Co., ...

Anthony M. Cafaro Sr., former president of the Cafaro Co., center, emerges from the courthouse with a prepared statement to read to the media. He read the statement Monday after dismissal of all charges against ...


Danny O’Connell, director of support services at Youngstown State University, left, and Ron Williams of Suburban Construction of Cleveland look over the work Monday at the parking deck on Lincoln Avenue on campus. The project is on schedule.

Danny O’Connell, director of support services at Youngstown State University, ...

Danny O’Connell, director of support services at Youngstown State University, left, and Ron Williams of Suburban Construction of Cleveland look over the work Monday at the parking deck on Lincoln Avenue on campus. The project ...


Work continues on the Youngstown State University parking deck on Lincoln Avenue. Plans are for renovation of the 1971 structure to be finished in time for the start of fall classes Aug. 29.

Work continues on the Youngstown State University parking deck on ...

Work continues on the Youngstown State University parking deck on Lincoln Avenue. Plans are for renovation of the 1971 structure to be finished in time for the start of fall classes Aug. 29.


Melvin L. Turner

Melvin L. Turner

Melvin L. Turner


Anthony M Cafaro Sr., center, and his attorney Martin G. Weinberg, left, meet with the press outside the Mahoning County Courthouse soon after all charges were dismissed.

Anthony M Cafaro Sr., center, and his attorney Martin G. ...

Anthony M Cafaro Sr., center, and his attorney Martin G. Weinberg, left, meet with the press outside the Mahoning County Courthouse soon after all charges were dismissed.


David P. Muhek, an assistant Lorain County prosecutor and a special prosecutor in the case, explains why the state had to request dismissal of the charges.

David P. Muhek, an assistant Lorain County prosecutor and a ...

David P. Muhek, an assistant Lorain County prosecutor and a special prosecutor in the case, explains why the state had to request dismissal of the charges.


Dan Sferra

Dan Sferra

Dan Sferra


Donald Allison

Donald Allison

Donald Allison


ABC Family's "State of Georgia" stars Majandra Delfino as Jo and Raven-Symone as Georgia. (ABC FAMILY/PETER TANGEN).

ABC Family's "State of Georgia" stars Majandra Delfino as Jo ...

ABC Family's "State of Georgia" stars Majandra Delfino as Jo and Raven-Symone as Georgia. (ABC FAMILY/PETER TANGEN).


Paul Gains

Paul Gains

Paul Gains


Visiting Judge William H. Wolff Jr. dismissed all charges against all 10 defendants Monday in the Oakhill Renaissance Place criminal conspiracy case. A Mahoning County grand jury returned a 73-count indictment in the case nearly a year ago.

Visiting Judge William H. Wolff Jr. dismissed all charges against ...

Visiting Judge William H. Wolff Jr. dismissed all charges against all 10 defendants Monday in the Oakhill Renaissance Place criminal conspiracy case. A Mahoning County grand jury returned a 73-count indictment in the case nearly ...


William D Lewis The Vindicator  Work continues on the .YSU parking deck. Plans are for the renovation of the 1971 structure to be finished in time for Fall semester opening Aug 29.

William D Lewis The Vindicator Work continues on the .YSU ...

William D Lewis The Vindicator Work continues on the .YSU parking deck. Plans are for the renovation of the 1971 structure to be finished in time for Fall semester opening Aug 29.


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Greatest Jr. Golfer of The Valley July, 11, 2011.

Greatest Jr. Golfer of The Valley July, 11, 2011.

Greatest Jr. Golfer of The Valley July, 11, 2011.


Youngstown Golf Club members are kicking off an annual golf outing in memory of Dr. Earnest Perry to provide scholarships to medical students. Those involved are, from left to right, George Ross, president of Youngstown Golf Club; John Russo, a professor at Youngstown State University; George Williams, owner of Goldie’s Flowers; and Phil Smith of Choice Homes.

Youngstown Golf Club members are kicking off an annual golf ...

Youngstown Golf Club members are kicking off an annual golf outing in memory of Dr. Earnest Perry to provide scholarships to medical students. Those involved are, from left to right, George Ross, president of Youngstown ...


Scott J. Raschilla and Kristen R. Klucher

Scott J. Raschilla and Kristen R. Klucher

Scott J. Raschilla and Kristen R. Klucher


Cast of “The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia?” includes John Cox, top left, plays Martin, David El’Hatton top right, plays Ross. In front row, Paul Sauline plays Billy and Kris Harrington plays Stevie, Martin’s wife. The play at The Youngstown Playhouse runs Thursday through July 17 and is directed by Johnny Pecano and stage managed by Susi Thompson.

Cast of “The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia?” includes John ...

Cast of “The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia?” includes John Cox, top left, plays Martin, David El’Hatton top right, plays Ross. In front row, Paul Sauline plays Billy and Kris Harrington plays Stevie, Martin’s wife. ...


Joe Phillips, a member of the Mahoning Valley Old Car Club, drives his 1923 Essex during last year’s car show. Hunter Shaffer, a 4-year-old boy with refractory epilepsy, is the benefit recipient of this year’s show on Aug. 7.

Joe Phillips, a member of the Mahoning Valley Old Car ...

Joe Phillips, a member of the Mahoning Valley Old Car Club, drives his 1923 Essex during last year’s car show. Hunter Shaffer, a 4-year-old boy with refractory epilepsy, is the benefit recipient of this year’s ...


Everything from food manufacturers, labor union headquarters to ice rinks make up the McClurg Road industrial area. Its business layout could be a lesson to other cities on diversifying and staying local, officials say.

Everything from food manufacturers, labor union headquarters to ice rinks ...

Everything from food manufacturers, labor union headquarters to ice rinks make up the McClurg Road industrial area. Its business layout could be a lesson to other cities on diversifying and staying local, officials say.


RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Rachel Watts plays with her daughter Brynn Luce at the YSU ArtistsÕ Marketplace outside of the Kilcawley Center Saturday afternoon.

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Rachel Watts plays with her daughter ...

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Rachel Watts plays with her daughter Brynn Luce at the YSU ArtistsÕ Marketplace outside of the Kilcawley Center Saturday afternoon.


RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Alpha Psi Omega Sorority member Brittney Grant paints the face of Kelly Sullivan also of Alpha Psi Omega at a booth at theYSU ArtistsÕ Marketplace outside of the Kilcawley Center Saturday afternoon.

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Alpha Psi Omega Sorority member Brittney ...

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.Alpha Psi Omega Sorority member Brittney Grant paints the face of Kelly Sullivan also of Alpha Psi Omega at a booth at theYSU ArtistsÕ Marketplace outside of the Kilcawley Center Saturday ...


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Jane Weekly pulls ahead in the last lap to win the women’s criterium during Sunday’s Tour of the Valley race at YSU. Christine Schryver was the overall winner of the event.

Jane Weekly pulls ahead in the last lap to win ...

Jane Weekly pulls ahead in the last lap to win the women’s criterium during Sunday’s Tour of the Valley race at YSU. Christine Schryver was the overall winner of the event.


Andrew Check, 18, of Youngstown plays the cimbalom, a Hungarian instrument, during YSU’s Summer Festival of the Arts. Check played the song “Priest Pipe” on Sunday as others sang along during the final day of the event.

Andrew Check, 18, of Youngstown plays the cimbalom, a Hungarian ...

Andrew Check, 18, of Youngstown plays the cimbalom, a Hungarian instrument, during YSU’s Summer Festival of the Arts. Check played the song “Priest Pipe” on Sunday as others sang along during the final day of ...