Sisters Barbara Urich, left, and Eleanor Urich sit outside Piccadilly Parlour in Canfield on Wednesday afternoon. Wish of a Lifetime, an organization that grants wishes for senior citizens, helped Barbara Urich fulfill her dream to wear a Victorian-era gown during lunch with her family.
Workers from Diamond Steel of Boardman hook an engine to a crane. The engine will be used to convert methane gas into electricity at the Waste Management Mahoning Landfill in New Springfield.
Browns rookie quarterback Brandon Weeden (3) chats with OL John Greco, a Boardman High grad, at a preseason practice. While Cleveland is counting on Weeden to make an immediate impact, coach Pat Shurmur is mum on which QB will get the starting nod.
The Pittsburgh Steelers opened training camp Wednesday without Pro Bowl wide receiver Mike Wallace. Wallace, a restricted free agent, was offered a one-year, $2.7 million tender by Pittsburgh, which he has not signed, and he did not take part in any of the team’s off season workouts or minicamp.
Mahoning Valley Scrappers pitcher Jacob Lee delivers during Wednesday’s New York-Penn League game
against the Staten Island Yankees at Eastwood Field. The Yankees downed the Scrappers, 8-2.
Members of the Penn State football team flank senior fullback Michael Zordich, left foreground, and senior linebacker Michael Mauti, right foreground, as the pair made a statement of support for their team on Wednesday in State College, Pa. More than 30 players came together as Zordich, a Cardinal Mooney graduate, and Mauti announced to the world: “We’re going to see this thing through,” then they all walked off the field together and back into the building.