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SOCCER - (24) SueJude Hamdan of Boardman battles (3) Paige Bidinotto of Canfield for the ball during thier game Saturday night in Canfield. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays

SOCCER - (24) SueJude Hamdan of Boardman battles (3) Paige ...

SOCCER - (24) SueJude Hamdan of Boardman battles (3) Paige Bidinotto of Canfield for the ball during thier game Saturday night in Canfield. - Special to The Vindicator/Nick Mays


Youngstown State quarterback #12 Kurt Hess walks to the sideline after throwing an interception in the second quarter.

Youngstown State quarterback #12 Kurt Hess walks to the sideline ...

Youngstown State quarterback #12 Kurt Hess walks to the sideline after throwing an interception in the second quarter.


Bob Little, CEO of Ed Little Auto Service in Culver City, California, handles the rotor of a car receiving a brake job at his car repair shop on August 22, 2011. Many auto repair shops are flourishing in tough economic times for many Americans, according to industry statistics. (Mel Melcon/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Bob Little, CEO of Ed Little Auto Service in Culver ...

Bob Little, CEO of Ed Little Auto Service in Culver City, California, handles the rotor of a car receiving a brake job at his car repair shop on August 22, 2011. Many auto repair shops ...


Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun hits a two RBI double during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun hits a two RBI double during ...

Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun hits a two RBI double during the fifth inning of Game 1 of baseball's National League championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff ...


Youngstown State running back #35 Jamaine Cook is tackled by South Dakota State defenders #44 Ross Shafrath, #46 Jake Steffen, #27 Je Ryan Butler, and #22 Anthony Wise.

Youngstown State running back #35 Jamaine Cook is tackled by ...

Youngstown State running back #35 Jamaine Cook is tackled by South Dakota State defenders #44 Ross Shafrath, #46 Jake Steffen, #27 Je Ryan Butler, and #22 Anthony Wise.


Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller (5) is upended by Nebraska's Lance Thorell in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller (5) is upended by Nebraska's ...

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller (5) is upended by Nebraska's Lance Thorell in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)


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Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward (86) heads to the end zone over Tennessee Titans safety Michael Griffin, scoring a touchdown during the third quarter of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward (86) heads to the end ...

Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward (86) heads to the end zone over Tennessee Titans safety Michael Griffin, scoring a touchdown during the third quarter of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. ...


Selena Forte, 55, poses for a photo by a FedEx drop box Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, in Cleveland.  Forte thought she’d found a temporary job at FedEx that met her qualifications but a job recruiter for a temporary agency told her the company wouldn't consider her because she had been out of work too long. She's part of a growing number of unemployed workers who complain they are being screened out of job openings for the very reason they’re looking for work in the first place, they’re unemployed. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Selena Forte, 55, poses for a photo by a FedEx ...

Selena Forte, 55, poses for a photo by a FedEx drop box Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, in Cleveland. Forte thought she’d found a temporary job at FedEx that met her qualifications but a job recruiter ...


Homer, Marge and Maggie Simpson watch over Solomon Kennedy, 8, of Youngstown, and Jay Dulin, 11, of Austintown, as they look at comic books Saturday during Lawn-Con in the yard of local artist Chris Yambar.

Homer, Marge and Maggie Simpson watch over Solomon Kennedy, 8, ...

Homer, Marge and Maggie Simpson watch over Solomon Kennedy, 8, of Youngstown, and Jay Dulin, 11, of Austintown, as they look at comic books Saturday during Lawn-Con in the yard of local artist Chris Yambar.


Visitors to the Shaker Woods Chistmas In the Woods Festival on Sunday were treated to the sounds of Reckless, a vocal group based out of Pittsburgh. The singers donned Santa hats while they performed. From left, they are Nancie Jaicks, Sharon Peters, Peggy Sue Henshey and Nancy Conway.

Visitors to the Shaker Woods Chistmas In the Woods Festival ...

Visitors to the Shaker Woods Chistmas In the Woods Festival on Sunday were treated to the sounds of Reckless, a vocal group based out of Pittsburgh. The singers donned Santa hats while they performed. From ...


Mahoning County Coroner’s officials remove the body of 20-year-old Tequon J. Sharpe. Sharpe was found dead Saturday afternoon inside his East Judson Avenue home of a gunshot wound to the head.

Mahoning County Coroner’s officials remove the body of 20-year-old Tequon ...

Mahoning County Coroner’s officials remove the body of 20-year-old Tequon J. Sharpe. Sharpe was found dead Saturday afternoon inside his East Judson Avenue home of a gunshot wound to the head.


Woodcarver Don Lorigan of Kittanning, Pa., works on one of his hand carved and hand painted holiday plates at Christmas in the Woods festival.

Woodcarver Don Lorigan of Kittanning, Pa., works on one of ...

Woodcarver Don Lorigan of Kittanning, Pa., works on one of his hand carved and hand painted holiday plates at Christmas in the Woods festival.


Jimmy Proctor, an artist from Springboro, Pa., creates custom covers for books. He was at Lawn-Con, a free comic book show, which took place Saturday in the Hartford Avenue front yard of local artist Chris Yambar.

Jimmy Proctor, an artist from Springboro, Pa., creates custom covers ...

Jimmy Proctor, an artist from Springboro, Pa., creates custom covers for books. He was at Lawn-Con, a free comic book show, which took place Saturday in the Hartford Avenue front yard of local artist Chris ...


Gerald Hamilton hands out gloves to voulenteers.

Gerald Hamilton hands out gloves to voulenteers.

Gerald Hamilton hands out gloves to voulenteers.


In this Jan. 1, 2011 photo,  Wylie, a 20-foot long, 600-pound fiberglass walleye, touches down at midnight to welcome 2011 in Port Clinton, Ohio. Wylie is undergoing a $4,000 restoration. (AP Photo/Jonathon Bird, News Herald)

In this Jan. 1, 2011 photo, Wylie, a 20-foot long, ...

In this Jan. 1, 2011 photo, Wylie, a 20-foot long, 600-pound fiberglass walleye, touches down at midnight to welcome 2011 in Port Clinton, Ohio. Wylie is undergoing a $4,000 restoration. (AP Photo/Jonathon Bird, News Herald)


A firefighter from the Chillicothe Fire Department sprays water on a fire which broke out during a standoff with police at a home in Brewer Heights area of Chillicothe, Ohio on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/The Chillicothe Gazette, Heather Cory)

A firefighter from the Chillicothe Fire Department sprays water on ...

A firefighter from the Chillicothe Fire Department sprays water on a fire which broke out during a standoff with police at a home in Brewer Heights area of Chillicothe, Ohio on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. ...


Chris Yambar signs a drawing for Nancy Schepka of Poland and her grandson, Jordan Varkonda, during Lawn-Con in Yambar’s front yard.

Chris Yambar signs a drawing for Nancy Schepka of Poland ...

Chris Yambar signs a drawing for Nancy Schepka of Poland and her grandson, Jordan Varkonda, during Lawn-Con in Yambar’s front yard.


Several volunteers gather outside Campbell City Hall on Tenney Avenue to prepare to spend a portion of Saturday cleaning up a section of a major city thoroughfare. They cleared trash and cut grass on Wilson Avenue at Coitsville Road. The Campbell Pride Project will have a meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the community center in Roosevelt Park for people interested in starting a block-watch program.

Several volunteers gather outside Campbell City Hall on Tenney Avenue ...

Several volunteers gather outside Campbell City Hall on Tenney Avenue to prepare to spend a portion of Saturday cleaning up a section of a major city thoroughfare. They cleared trash and cut grass on Wilson ...


A group nears the finish line at the annual Alzheimer’s Walk at Boardman Township Park. More than 500 people participated in the event Saturday, including those with the disease and their family members, friends and caregivers.

A group nears the finish line at the annual Alzheimer’s ...

A group nears the finish line at the annual Alzheimer’s Walk at Boardman Township Park. More than 500 people participated in the event Saturday, including those with the disease and their family members, friends and ...


Johanna Morell Nuzzo, front, and her team cross the finish line together at Saturday’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s event. The event, which raised more than $35,000, was at Boardman Park.

Johanna Morell Nuzzo, front, and her team cross the finish ...

Johanna Morell Nuzzo, front, and her team cross the finish line together at Saturday’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s event. The event, which raised more than $35,000, was at Boardman Park.


Youngstown police continue to investigate what may be the city’s 15th homicide of 2011. Tequon J. Sharpe, 20, was found shot to death inside his home at 59 E. Judson Ave., on Saturday afternoon. A baby girl, who was unharmed, is believed to be the daughter of the victim.

Youngstown police continue to investigate what may be the city’s ...

Youngstown police continue to investigate what may be the city’s 15th homicide of 2011. Tequon J. Sharpe, 20, was found shot to death inside his home at 59 E. Judson Ave., on Saturday afternoon. A ...


At right, Youngstown Police Lt. John Kelty, center, talks to witness Erica Haynes after she discovered the body of Tequon J. Sharpe, 20, of 59 E. Judson Ave., Saturday afternoon. Haynes told police a baby girl was also inside the house but unharmed.

At right, Youngstown Police Lt. John Kelty, center, talks to ...

At right, Youngstown Police Lt. John Kelty, center, talks to witness Erica Haynes after she discovered the body of Tequon J. Sharpe, 20, of 59 E. Judson Ave., Saturday afternoon. Haynes told police a baby ...


From left, Evelyn Myers, 75, of Girard; Marilyn Kobal, 78, of Girard; Teresa Sidoti, of Niles, who refused to give her age; and Paul O’Connor, 74, of Liberty, exercise before attending a Medicare seminar at the Girard Multi-Generational Center. Oct. 18 will mark the center’s 10th anniversary, but the facility awaits a crucial, 1.8-mill renewal levy vote in November.

From left, Evelyn Myers, 75, of Girard; Marilyn Kobal, 78, ...

From left, Evelyn Myers, 75, of Girard; Marilyn Kobal, 78, of Girard; Teresa Sidoti, of Niles, who refused to give her age; and Paul O’Connor, 74, of Liberty, exercise before attending a Medicare seminar at ...


Liberty police officers Ray Buhala, left, and Robert Altier, right, inspect a vacant apartment building in the southern part of the township. As the township evolves from a rural to an urban setting, police are forced to fight a change in the types of crimes with a dwindling police force.

Liberty police officers Ray Buhala, left, and Robert Altier, right, ...

Liberty police officers Ray Buhala, left, and Robert Altier, right, inspect a vacant apartment building in the southern part of the township. As the township evolves from a rural to an urban setting, police are ...


Liberty policeman Sgt. Daniel Kovach inspects a vacant, southside apartment. As the line between the township and Youngstown blurs, drug-related crimes over the past decade have increased.

Liberty policeman Sgt. Daniel Kovach inspects a vacant, southside apartment. ...

Liberty policeman Sgt. Daniel Kovach inspects a vacant, southside apartment. As the line between the township and Youngstown blurs, drug-related crimes over the past decade have increased.