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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo is checked into the boards by Boston Bruins right wing Michael Ryder during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup finals in Boston, Monday, June 13, 2011. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo is checked into the boards ...

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo is checked into the boards by Boston Bruins right wing Michael Ryder during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup finals in Boston, Monday, June ...


Cleveland Indians' Shin-Soo Choo, right, is safe at first on a pickoff attempt as he gets back to the bag before the tag by New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira during the second inning of a baseball game Monday, June 13, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Cleveland Indians' Shin-Soo Choo, right, is safe at first on ...

Cleveland Indians' Shin-Soo Choo, right, is safe at first on a pickoff attempt as he gets back to the bag before the tag by New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira during the second inning ...


Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, and Barry Haylett, Greg’s father and scout master, demonstrate the proper way to fold the Stars and Stripes.

Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, and Barry Haylett, Greg’s ...

Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, and Barry Haylett, Greg’s father and scout master, demonstrate the proper way to fold the Stars and Stripes.


Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, said the lighted flagpole he’s planning to install at Poland Township Park will also serve as a 9/11 memorial. The pole behind him is at Poland United Methodist Church.

Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, said the lighted flagpole ...

Eagle Scout candidate Greg Haylett, 16, said the lighted flagpole he’s planning to install at Poland Township Park will also serve as a 9/11 memorial. The pole behind him is at Poland United Methodist Church.


William D Lewis The Vindicator  Jamie Hayes prepares to plant her garden at Jubilee Community Garden on Lafayette in Youngstown Monday 6-13-2011. Hayes says she learned about gardening from her great grandmother while growing up in Dayton, Oh. There are several community garden sites in Youngstown. The site on Lafayette has 33 plots and all are taken.

William D Lewis The Vindicator Jamie Hayes prepares to plant ...

William D Lewis The Vindicator Jamie Hayes prepares to plant her garden at Jubilee Community Garden on Lafayette in Youngstown Monday 6-13-2011. Hayes says she learned about gardening from her great grandmother while growing up ...


Jamie Hayes prepares to plant her garden at Jubilee Community Garden on Lafayette Street in the Brier Hill section of Youngstown. Hayes, above, said Monday she learned about gardening from her great-grandmother 
while growing up in Dayton. Youngstown has several community garden sites, and all 33 plots at Jubilee are taken.

Jamie Hayes prepares to plant her garden at Jubilee Community ...

Jamie Hayes prepares to plant her garden at Jubilee Community Garden on Lafayette Street in the Brier Hill section of Youngstown. Hayes, above, said Monday she learned about gardening from her great-grandmother while growing up ...


Boardman Fire Chief George Brown, formerly Howland’s fire chief, already is planning changes in the department after starting his new job Wednesday. He said his biggest concerns are keeping firefighters safe and staying within the department’s budget.

Boardman Fire Chief George Brown, formerly Howland’s fire chief, already ...

Boardman Fire Chief George Brown, formerly Howland’s fire chief, already is planning changes in the department after starting his new job Wednesday. He said his biggest concerns are keeping firefighters safe and staying within the ...


President Barack Obama speaks at the beginning of a meeting with the Jobs and Competitiveness Council at the corporate and U.S. manufacturing headquarters of Cree, a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient LED lighting. Monday, June 13, 2011, in Durham, N.C. Seated left of Obama is Ellen Kullman and right is Jeff Immelt, Chair, The President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

President Barack Obama speaks at the beginning of a meeting ...

President Barack Obama speaks at the beginning of a meeting with the Jobs and Competitiveness Council at the corporate and U.S. manufacturing headquarters of Cree, a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient LED lighting. Monday, June 13, ...


A peregrine falcon made its home on the fourth floor of the Mahoning County Courthouse.

A peregrine falcon made its home on the fourth floor ...

A peregrine falcon made its home on the fourth floor of the Mahoning County Courthouse.


Ohio State head football coach Luke Fickell smiles while answering questions as he speaks to members of the media during a news conference Monday, June 13, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)

Ohio State head football coach Luke Fickell smiles while answering ...

Ohio State head football coach Luke Fickell smiles while answering questions as he speaks to members of the media during a news conference Monday, June 13, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam)


RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.A peregrine falcon made its home on the fourth floor of the Mahoning County Courthose seen here on the afternoon of June 13.

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.A peregrine falcon made its home ...

RAMI DAUD | THE VINDICATOR.A peregrine falcon made its home on the fourth floor of the Mahoning County Courthose seen here on the afternoon of June 13.


Renee Gessner, Canfield Board of Education member, stood out when she votedagainst fees for band and choir students. As school boards across Ohio raise fees or trim budgets after cuts in state funding, philosophical differences emerge among members.

Renee Gessner, Canfield Board of Education member, stood out when ...

Renee Gessner, Canfield Board of Education member, stood out when she votedagainst fees for band and choir students. As school boards across Ohio raise fees or trim budgets after cuts in state funding, philosophical differences ...


Sneaking a peek: A youngster checks out turtles similar to those that will be starring in this year’s Turtle Derby sponsored by the Youngstown Lions Club. The race will take place during the Lowellville Car Show downtown at 6:30 p.m. Monday. There will be 10 races before the grand race takes place. There also will be a basket auction, 50-50 drawing, two drawings for $150 each and one for Cleveland Indians tickets, and food will be sold. All proceeds go to the Lions club charities.

Sneaking a peek: A youngster checks out turtles similar to ...

Sneaking a peek: A youngster checks out turtles similar to those that will be starring in this year’s Turtle Derby sponsored by the Youngstown Lions Club. The race will take place during the Lowellville Car ...


When the Hubbard Conservation Club had its Kids’ Fishing Derby recently, the top winner was Alexandria McFarland, 11. Here, Ed Wolfinger stands with Alexandria after presenting her with the First Place Overall trophy.

When the Hubbard Conservation Club had its Kids’ Fishing Derby ...

When the Hubbard Conservation Club had its Kids’ Fishing Derby recently, the top winner was Alexandria McFarland, 11. Here, Ed Wolfinger stands with Alexandria after presenting her with the First Place Overall trophy.