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A State Patrol helicopter takes inspectors to check the tracks and the cars after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.

A State Patrol helicopter takes inspectors to check the tracks ...

A State Patrol helicopter takes inspectors to check the tracks and the cars after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.


Firefighters and HAZMAT crews put on protective outfits before checking on the wrecked cars after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews put on protective outfits before checking ...

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews put on protective outfits before checking on the wrecked cars after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.


Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county assess the damage Monday after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county ...

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county assess the damage Monday after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.


Looking westbound, a few train cars set sideways on the tracks Monday morning after a CSX train derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.

Looking westbound, a few train cars set sideways on the ...

Looking westbound, a few train cars set sideways on the tracks Monday morning after a CSX train derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.


Looking westbound down the CSX tracks in Newton Falls, a few rail cars sit sideways after Monday morning’s derailment. Regular train traffic resumed some 24 hours later.

Looking westbound down the CSX tracks in Newton Falls, a ...

Looking westbound down the CSX tracks in Newton Falls, a few rail cars sit sideways after Monday morning’s derailment. Regular train traffic resumed some 24 hours later.


A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North ...

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.


Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county assess the damage Monday after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county ...

Firefighters and HAZMAT crews from Mahoning Trumbull and Portage county assess the damage Monday after a CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls.


A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday Three rail cars fell from the bridge to the street, blocking the road.

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North ...

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday Three rail cars fell from the bridge to the street, blocking the road.


A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North ...

A CSX train carrying ammonia and chlorine derailed near North Center Street in Newton Falls at about 6:45 a.m. Monday.


Douglas Everett, at left, and George Grim received Kiwanis Hall of Fame awards during a Kiwanis conference in Columbus.

Douglas Everett, at left, and George Grim received Kiwanis Hall ...

Douglas Everett, at left, and George Grim received Kiwanis Hall of Fame awards during a Kiwanis conference in Columbus.


Junior League provisional members are, in the front row, from left to right, Kim Urig, Jessie Kinsley, Jenn Venrose and Karen Guierrieri. In the second row are Beth Drennen, Crystal Siembida Boggs, Mercia L. Stevens and Adrian Anderson. In the third row are Mary Monroe, Mercia M. Stevens, Heather Elder and Marit Aspenleiter. Laura Rumble and Elizabeth Stevens are not pictured.

Junior League provisional members are, in the front row, from ...

Junior League provisional members are, in the front row, from left to right, Kim Urig, Jessie Kinsley, Jenn Venrose and Karen Guierrieri. In the second row are Beth Drennen, Crystal Siembida Boggs, Mercia L. Stevens ...


Breaking language barrier: Each year the Gamma Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority contributes funds to the English Center of Youngstown. Making the presentation at a recent meeting to Leslie Kiske of Poland, at left, is Betsey White, chapter president, also of Poland. The funds will be used to teach the English language to foreign-speaking adults who are studying to become American citizens. At the meeting Lana Whitehead of Canfield, coordinator and intervention specialist in the Center for Student Progress at Youngstown State University, explained the role of the center in promoting the academic success of YSU students.

Breaking language barrier: Each year the Gamma Pi Chapter of ...

Breaking language barrier: Each year the Gamma Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority contributes funds to the English Center of Youngstown. Making the presentation at a recent meeting to Leslie Kiske of Poland, at ...


David Fielding, 2, of Hudson, chows down on a slice of pizza during The Mahoning Valley Pizza Cook-Off on Sunday at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. Looking on is David’s mother, Audrey Fielding. They were among more than 1,000 who attended the event, a fundraiser for The Potential Development Program/School of Autism agency.

David Fielding, 2, of Hudson, chows down on a slice ...

David Fielding, 2, of Hudson, chows down on a slice of pizza during The Mahoning Valley Pizza Cook-Off on Sunday at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. Looking on is David’s mother, Audrey Fielding. They were among ...


Weathersfield Superintendent Damon Dohar

Weathersfield Superintendent Damon Dohar

Weathersfield Superintendent Damon Dohar


In this Oct. 1, 2003 file photo, a general view of the Ford Motor Company plant in Genk, Belgium, is seen. Ford Motor Co. said Saturday, March 26, 2011, it will idle their plant in Genk for five days, trying to conserve supplies of Japanese parts that could run low following an earthquake and tsunami. Ford spokesman Todd Nissen said the plant will close beginning April 4. The company had planned to idle the plant in May for another reason. But it moved up the date after auto parts suppliers in Japan were damaged by the twin disaster on March 11.

In this Oct. 1, 2003 file photo, a general view ...

In this Oct. 1, 2003 file photo, a general view of the Ford Motor Company plant in Genk, Belgium, is seen. Ford Motor Co. said Saturday, March 26, 2011, it will idle their plant in ...


Kansas forward Thomas Robinson (0), Kansas guard Brady Morningstar (12) and Kansas guard Tyrel Reed (14) tried to slow VCU forward Jamie Skeen (21) as he drove toward the basket during first-half action. The University of Kansas faced Virginia Commonwealth University in the Southwest Regional Final of the men's NCAA Division I Basketball Championships at the Alamodome on Sunday, March 27, 2011, in San Antonio, Texas.

Kansas forward Thomas Robinson (0), Kansas guard Brady Morningstar (12) ...

Kansas forward Thomas Robinson (0), Kansas guard Brady Morningstar (12) and Kansas guard Tyrel Reed (14) tried to slow VCU forward Jamie Skeen (21) as he drove toward the basket during first-half action. The University ...


Lori Greenwalt, left, and Lynn Guerrieri of Gia’s Pizzeria in Boardman serve up their specialties during The Mahoning Valley Pizza Cook-off on Sunday.

Lori Greenwalt, left, and Lynn Guerrieri of Gia’s Pizzeria in ...

Lori Greenwalt, left, and Lynn Guerrieri of Gia’s Pizzeria in Boardman serve up their specialties during The Mahoning Valley Pizza Cook-off on Sunday.


Robin Rockney, a senior at Canfi eld High School, was accepted into the 2011 Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition. Her work titled “Robin and The Bird” will be on display along with other winners from around the state in the James A. Rhodes State Tower from April 10 to May 12. There also will be an awards ceremony April 10 at the Riff e Center Capitol Theatre.

Robin Rockney, a senior at Canfi eld High School, was ...

Robin Rockney, a senior at Canfi eld High School, was accepted into the 2011 Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition. Her work titled “Robin and The Bird” will be on display along with other winners from ...


From left, Joey Alvey, Deanna Scott and Josh Green, all Youngstown State University students, step into character while rehearsing for University Theater’s upcoming original musical cabaret “Blossoms & Bliss,” opening Thursday in Spotlight Arena Theater.

From left, Joey Alvey, Deanna Scott and Josh Green, all ...

From left, Joey Alvey, Deanna Scott and Josh Green, all Youngstown State University students, step into character while rehearsing for University Theater’s upcoming original musical cabaret “Blossoms & Bliss,” opening Thursday in Spotlight Arena Theater.


YSU junior tackle Andrew Radakovich

YSU junior tackle Andrew Radakovich

YSU junior tackle Andrew Radakovich


The Arms Family Museum was presented to Mahoning Valley Historical Society in 1961 by Olive F.A. Arms.

The Arms Family Museum was presented to Mahoning Valley Historical ...

The Arms Family Museum was presented to Mahoning Valley Historical Society in 1961 by Olive F.A. Arms.


North Carolina's Kendall Marshall (05) contests the shot of Kentucky's DeAndre Liggins during first-half action in the men's NCAA East Regional Championship game on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

North Carolina's Kendall Marshall (05) contests the shot of Kentucky's ...

North Carolina's Kendall Marshall (05) contests the shot of Kentucky's DeAndre Liggins during first-half action in the men's NCAA East Regional Championship game on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New ...


The location of the new Quaker Steak and Lube at the The Shops at Boardman Park.

The location of the new Quaker Steak and Lube at ...

The location of the new Quaker Steak and Lube at the The Shops at Boardman Park.


An infected bat hangs in Hall Cave Preserve in Huntingdon County, Pa. The white fungus on its face, 
ears and wings gives White-Nose Syndrome its name.

An infected bat hangs in Hall Cave Preserve in Huntingdon ...

An infected bat hangs in Hall Cave Preserve in Huntingdon County, Pa. The white fungus on its face, ears and wings gives White-Nose Syndrome its name.


Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) stops a shot by Florida Panthers' Ryan Carter (20) in the first period of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, March 27, 2011, in Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) stops a shot by ...

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) stops a shot by Florida Panthers' Ryan Carter (20) in the first period of an NHL hockey game on Sunday, March 27, 2011, in Pittsburgh.