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John and Denise DeBartolo York awarded $48,000 in scholarships to eight Mahoning Valley high-school seniors in memory of DeBartolo York’s father, Edward J. DeBartolo Sr. The scholarships were presented Tuesday at the Holiday Inn in Boardman. Recipients are, front row, from left, Danielle Strong of Boardman, Lydia Althouse of United Local, Michelle Jones of Lordstown and Tiffany Colon of Campbell Memorial; back row, from left, John and Denise DeBartolo York, Shane Organ of Columbiana, Hayley Herrera of Jackson Milton and Tyler Stimpert of Ursuline. The eighth recipient, Davina Groover of Hubbard High School, isn’t pictured.

John and Denise DeBartolo York awarded $48,000 in scholarships to ...

John and Denise DeBartolo York awarded $48,000 in scholarships to eight Mahoning Valley high-school seniors in memory of DeBartolo York’s father, Edward J. DeBartolo Sr. The scholarships were presented Tuesday at the Holiday Inn in ...


Tom Angelo, Warren water-pollution control director, left, stands with  Andrew Blocksom of Lisbon, owner of Patriot Water Treatment, inside Patriot’s water-treatment plant on Sferra Avenue Northwest in Warren Commerce Park. The company had a  ribbon cutting and showed how the plant removes salt, metals and solids from water coming from Marcellus-Shale  drilling operations.

Tom Angelo, Warren water-pollution control director, left, stands with Andrew ...

Tom Angelo, Warren water-pollution control director, left, stands with Andrew Blocksom of Lisbon, owner of Patriot Water Treatment, inside Patriot’s water-treatment plant on Sferra Avenue Northwest in Warren Commerce Park. The company had a ribbon ...


ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..people swarm the new  Cruze - GM Lordstown  Kicked Off the Chevy Cruze today at the Lordstown Plant  with the President of GM - Tim Ryan - The Boardman Band and a slew of elected officials -..-30-..

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..people swarm the new Cruze ...

ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR..people swarm the new Cruze - GM Lordstown Kicked Off the Chevy Cruze today at the Lordstown Plant with the President of GM - Tim Ryan - The Boardman Band ...


Leetonia shortstop Nick Altomare throws to first base after retiring Columbiana baserunner Bryce Miner during Tuesday’s tournament game at Firestone Park. The Clippers won, 7-1.

Leetonia shortstop Nick Altomare throws to first base after retiring ...

Leetonia shortstop Nick Altomare throws to first base after retiring Columbiana baserunner Bryce Miner during Tuesday’s tournament game at Firestone Park. The Clippers won, 7-1.


Columbiana baserunner Kyle Shaffer rounds third on his way home during Tuesday's game against Leetonia.

Columbiana baserunner Kyle Shaffer rounds third on his way home ...

Columbiana baserunner Kyle Shaffer rounds third on his way home during Tuesday's game against Leetonia.


Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles with his friend Harold Brown.  At left is Paul Jackson, another friend. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in Liberty.

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday ...

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles with his friend Harold Brown. At left is Paul Jackson, another friend. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in ...


Joe Angelo, Boy Scout Troop 119 scout master.

Joe Angelo, Boy Scout Troop 119 scout master.

Joe Angelo, Boy Scout Troop 119 scout master.


Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom is walked in his barn by Elifeo Ochoa, Sunday, May 8, 2011, in Louisville, Ky. The win gave trainer Graham Motion and jockey John Velazquez their first Kentucky Derby wins.

Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom is walked in his barn ...

Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom is walked in his barn by Elifeo Ochoa, Sunday, May 8, 2011, in Louisville, Ky. The win gave trainer Graham Motion and jockey John Velazquez their first Kentucky Derby wins.


Columbiana left fielder Luke Barker dives to catch this ball hit by Leetonia’s R.J. Pascella during Tuesday’s game at Firestone Park.

Columbiana left fielder Luke Barker dives to catch this ball ...

Columbiana left fielder Luke Barker dives to catch this ball hit by Leetonia’s R.J. Pascella during Tuesday’s game at Firestone Park.


Jordan Ingalls

Jordan Ingalls

Jordan Ingalls


Jake Guiriceo, left, shown in action against James Hope in a fight on October 17, 2009, is in limbo for Saturday’s scheduled fight in Campbell. His scheduled opponent has pulled out.

Jake Guiriceo, left, shown in action against James Hope in ...

Jake Guiriceo, left, shown in action against James Hope in a fight on October 17, 2009, is in limbo for Saturday’s scheduled fight in Campbell. His scheduled opponent has pulled out.


Erin Gilmour, right, of Youngstown State slides under the tag of Green Bay’s Sara Junion during a game this spring at McCune Park. Gilmour was one of three seniors on the Penguins’ team this season that finished with a 22-24 record, but missed the Horizon League tournament.

Erin Gilmour, right, of Youngstown State slides under the tag ...

Erin Gilmour, right, of Youngstown State slides under the tag of Green Bay’s Sara Junion during a game this spring at McCune Park. Gilmour was one of three seniors on the Penguins’ team this season ...


The parking lot at the General Motors Lordstown facility was filling up last fall as the plant geared up for the launch of the Cruze. GM announced Tuesday it is planning to add or preserve more than 4,000 jobs in eight states as it bets on gaining market share.

The parking lot at the General Motors Lordstown facility was ...

The parking lot at the General Motors Lordstown facility was filling up last fall as the plant geared up for the launch of the Cruze. GM announced Tuesday it is planning to add or preserve ...


Jamaine Cook

Jamaine Cook

Jamaine Cook


Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in Liberty.

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday ...

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in Liberty.


Youngstown State’s Kim Klonowski was one of just three seniors on this year’s softball squad, which finished the season with a 22-24 record.

Youngstown State’s Kim Klonowski was one of just three seniors ...

Youngstown State’s Kim Klonowski was one of just three seniors on this year’s softball squad, which finished the season with a 22-24 record.


Eagle Scout candidate Joe Lonardo, 15, of New Springfield, looks over one of the nest boxes he and fellow Troop 119 members built and installed at the Mill Creek MetroParks’ Lake Newport. The boxes are designed to give wood ducks a place to safely nest their eggs.

Eagle Scout candidate Joe Lonardo, 15, of New Springfield, looks ...

Eagle Scout candidate Joe Lonardo, 15, of New Springfield, looks over one of the nest boxes he and fellow Troop 119 members built and installed at the Mill Creek MetroParks’ Lake Newport. The boxes are ...


Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles with his friend Harold Brown.  At left is Paul Jackson, another friend. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in Liberty.

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday ...

Moses Watson makes a wish as he blows out birthday candles with his friend Harold Brown. At left is Paul Jackson, another friend. Watson celebrated his 100th birthday Tuesday at Campus Health Care Center in ...


Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Ronny Cedeno puts the tag on Los Angeles Dodgers' Rod Barajas, who attempted to stretch a fifth-inning single during a baseball game in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, May 10, 2011.

Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Ronny Cedeno puts the tag on Los ...

Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Ronny Cedeno puts the tag on Los Angeles Dodgers' Rod Barajas, who attempted to stretch a fifth-inning single during a baseball game in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, May 10, 2011.


FILE - This Jan. 24, 2011, file photo shows Lance Armstrong during a fundraising bike ride in Brisbane, Australia. U.S. authorities are asking European officials for help gathering evidence against Armstrong in a case related to the use of performance-enhancing drugs. People familiar with the investigation have told The Associated Press that the request for evidence made to French officials mentions Armstrong by name and specifically targets him and other members of his former U.S. Postal team.

FILE - This Jan. 24, 2011, file photo shows Lance ...

FILE - This Jan. 24, 2011, file photo shows Lance Armstrong during a fundraising bike ride in Brisbane, Australia. U.S. authorities are asking European officials for help gathering evidence against Armstrong in a case related ...


President Barack Obama shakes hands with soldiers and their family members upon his arrival to Biggs Army Airfield in El Paso, Texas where the president will address a small crowd at the Chamizal National Park on the subject of immigration reform, Tuesday, May 10, 2011.

President Barack Obama shakes hands with soldiers and their family ...

President Barack Obama shakes hands with soldiers and their family members upon his arrival to Biggs Army Airfield in El Paso, Texas where the president will address a small crowd at the Chamizal National Park ...


In this May 5, 2011 photo, Justin Van Fleet stands at the site of where his home once stood before the flood of 2008, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Van Fleet is among thousands who have received letters in recent weeks from the Federal Emergency Management Agency notifying them they received too much money from the agency dating back to 2005 and now must pay it back.

In this May 5, 2011 photo, Justin Van Fleet stands ...

In this May 5, 2011 photo, Justin Van Fleet stands at the site of where his home once stood before the flood of 2008, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Van Fleet is among thousands who have ...


Cleveland Indians starter Josh Tomlin pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays in the first inning in a baseball game, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Cleveland.

Cleveland Indians starter Josh Tomlin pitches to the Tampa Bay ...

Cleveland Indians starter Josh Tomlin pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays in the first inning in a baseball game, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Cleveland.


Tiger Woods hits his approach shot from near the gallery during a practice round for The Players Championship, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Tiger Woods hits his approach shot from near the gallery ...

Tiger Woods hits his approach shot from near the gallery during a practice round for The Players Championship, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.


Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez fields a grounder by Los Angeles Dodgers' Rod Barajas during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh on Monday, May 9, 2011. Alvarez made the throw to first to record the out. The Pirates won 4-1.

Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez fields a grounder by ...

Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez fields a grounder by Los Angeles Dodgers' Rod Barajas during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh on Monday, May 9, 2011. Alvarez made the throw to ...


Water from the flooded Mississippi River rises close to the Pyramid in downtown Memphis, Tenn., Monday, May 9, 2011.

Water from the flooded Mississippi River rises close to the ...

Water from the flooded Mississippi River rises close to the Pyramid in downtown Memphis, Tenn., Monday, May 9, 2011.


Face transplant recipient Dallas Wiens, of Fort Worth, Texas, takes questions from members of the media during a news conference at Brigham And Women's Hospital, in Boston, Monday, May 9, 2011. Wiens is the recipient of the first full face transplant in the United States.

Face transplant recipient Dallas Wiens, of Fort Worth, Texas, takes ...

Face transplant recipient Dallas Wiens, of Fort Worth, Texas, takes questions from members of the media during a news conference at Brigham And Women's Hospital, in Boston, Monday, May 9, 2011. Wiens is the recipient ...