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Eric J. Vradenburg and April A. Zentko

Eric J. Vradenburg and April A. Zentko

Eric J. Vradenburg and April A. Zentko


Robert K. Yosay | The Vindicator
American Heart Association’s 2013 Heart Ball will be April 27 at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown, and will honor three community leaders. From left are Dr. Jason R. Delatore, honoree; Dr. Nancy Landgraff of YSU, chairwoman; and Celia Ciarniello and Dr. Amarjeet S. Nagpaul, honorees.

Robert K. Yosay | The Vindicator American Heart Association’s 2013 ...

Robert K. Yosay | The Vindicator American Heart Association’s 2013 Heart Ball will be April 27 at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown, and will honor three community leaders. From left are Dr. Jason R. Delatore, honoree; ...


George W. Kiraly Jr. and Caroline M. Langbein

George W. Kiraly Jr. and Caroline M. Langbein

George W. Kiraly Jr. and Caroline M. Langbein


Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Jack Bridges

Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Jack Bridges

Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Jack Bridges


SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR
Trumbull County Federated Democratic Women’s Club card party committee is making plans for the annual card party. Seated from left are Cindy Gorse, vice president; Fran Wilson, president; and Helen Rucker and Fran Koroni, committee members; and standing are committee members, Jeanne Victor and Marie Persin; Julie King, co chair; and Joann Murphy, committee member. The annual card party will be from 2 to 5 p.m. April 21 at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Ave. NE, Warren. The cost is $7. For tickets or information call 330-638-2775 or 330-372-6339.

SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR Trumbull County Federated Democratic Women’s Club ...

SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR Trumbull County Federated Democratic Women’s Club card party committee is making plans for the annual card party. Seated from left are Cindy Gorse, vice president; Fran Wilson, president; and Helen Rucker ...


Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Zwingler

Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Zwingler

Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Zwingler


SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR
Stambaugh Pillars recently met and elected officers for 2013. They are from left, Kay Fuller, recording secretary; Barbara Tinkham, treasurer; Karl Roach, vice chairman; and Cathy Campana, chairman. Not shown is Kathleen Rickert, corresponding secretary.

SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR Stambaugh Pillars recently met and elected ...

SPECIAL TO THE VINDICATOR Stambaugh Pillars recently met and elected officers for 2013. They are from left, Kay Fuller, recording secretary; Barbara Tinkham, treasurer; Karl Roach, vice chairman; and Cathy Campana, chairman. Not shown is ...


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This is Mena Monroe.

This is Mena Monroe.

This is Mena Monroe.


Grandpa Ron Garchar of Austintown sent in this photo from Easter 2008 of the Garchar granddaughters: Halle Schuler, Ivy Garchar and Rory Schuler.

Grandpa Ron Garchar of Austintown sent in this photo from ...

Grandpa Ron Garchar of Austintown sent in this photo from Easter 2008 of the Garchar granddaughters: Halle Schuler, Ivy Garchar and Rory Schuler.


Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.


Lillian Clowser was 6 months old when she first met the Easter Bunny in 2011.

Lillian Clowser was 6 months old when she first met ...

Lillian Clowser was 6 months old when she first met the Easter Bunny in 2011.


A family friend sent us this picture of Theresa Andio of Boardman in her Easter bonnet.

A family friend sent us this picture of Theresa Andio ...

A family friend sent us this picture of Theresa Andio of Boardman in her Easter bonnet.


From left, the Zagorsky family, Cheryl, Pam, Diane, David and James Jr., are shown in this 1975 picture.

From left, the Zagorsky family, Cheryl, Pam, Diane, David and ...

From left, the Zagorsky family, Cheryl, Pam, Diane, David and James Jr., are shown in this 1975 picture.


Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.


Gracelyn Elizabeth Gantt, who lives in Windsor, Colo., with her parents, Ron and Brooke Donley Gantt, was hanging out with her grandma, Lynda Devine of Boardman.

Gracelyn Elizabeth Gantt, who lives in Windsor, Colo., with her ...

Gracelyn Elizabeth Gantt, who lives in Windsor, Colo., with her parents, Ron and Brooke Donley Gantt, was hanging out with her grandma, Lynda Devine of Boardman.


Alyssa Santoro sent in this photo of Gianna, Olive, Alyssa, Tara and Ellie, an Easter bunch of cousins..

Alyssa Santoro sent in this photo of Gianna, Olive, Alyssa, ...

Alyssa Santoro sent in this photo of Gianna, Olive, Alyssa, Tara and Ellie, an Easter bunch of cousins..


Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.


Debbie Cardwell of Denver was just visiting when this picture was taken. Her dad, Lee Cardwell of Poland, submitted it.

Debbie Cardwell of Denver was just visiting when this picture ...

Debbie Cardwell of Denver was just visiting when this picture was taken. Her dad, Lee Cardwell of Poland, submitted it.


Aaliyah Considine and her mom, Emily Considine, practice being princesses. They live in Columbus. Photo sent in by Grandmother Chris Considine of Poland.

Aaliyah Considine and her mom, Emily Considine, practice being princesses. ...

Aaliyah Considine and her mom, Emily Considine, practice being princesses. They live in Columbus. Photo sent in by Grandmother Chris Considine of Poland.


Sunny Osman of Boardman sent this picture of her Jack Russell terrier, Sparky.

Sunny Osman of Boardman sent this picture of her Jack ...

Sunny Osman of Boardman sent this picture of her Jack Russell terrier, Sparky.


Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.


Shawn Close was just 4 years old when this picture was taken in 1986 on Milton Street in Alliance. The photo was submitted by his mother, Colleen Close of Beloit.

Shawn Close was just 4 years old when this picture ...

Shawn Close was just 4 years old when this picture was taken in 1986 on Milton Street in Alliance. The photo was submitted by his mother, Colleen Close of Beloit.


Grandma Joan sent this picture of Louie Schiavoni of Boardman. He is the son of state Sen. Joe and Margaret Schiavoni.

Grandma Joan sent this picture of Louie Schiavoni of Boardman. ...

Grandma Joan sent this picture of Louie Schiavoni of Boardman. He is the son of state Sen. Joe and Margaret Schiavoni.


Bert Toth of Boardman sent this photo in, writing, "This robin made her nest in an ivy potted plant on our deck last spring! My granddaughters love this photo. Thank you for letting me share this miracle of life!"

Bert Toth of Boardman sent this photo in, writing, "This ...

Bert Toth of Boardman sent this photo in, writing, "This robin made her nest in an ivy potted plant on our deck last spring! My granddaughters love this photo. Thank you for letting me share ...


Amanda Zagorsky is the bunny, and she is holding Bella and Jude.......

Amanda Zagorsky is the bunny, and she is holding Bella ...

Amanda Zagorsky is the bunny, and she is holding Bella and Jude.......


Dorothy Popio of Struthers is with her mother, Ann Bassetti (also mother of Vindicator sportswriter John Bassetti). A special friend sent this in.

Dorothy Popio of Struthers is with her mother, Ann Bassetti ...

Dorothy Popio of Struthers is with her mother, Ann Bassetti (also mother of Vindicator sportswriter John Bassetti). A special friend sent this in.


Here's little Willie, ready to hop to it! Willie, who is owned by Mark and Joanne Green of Boardman, is always ready to deliver a smile to his friends and family.

Here's little Willie, ready to hop to it! Willie, who ...

Here's little Willie, ready to hop to it! Willie, who is owned by Mark and Joanne Green of Boardman, is always ready to deliver a smile to his friends and family.


Wesley Clowser is just 3 months old when he borrowed the Easter Bunny's ears this year.

Wesley Clowser is just 3 months old when he borrowed ...

Wesley Clowser is just 3 months old when he borrowed the Easter Bunny's ears this year.


This photo, taken in 1963, is of Linda Fridley of Niles, left, and Sandra Mitchell of Ellsworth. It was sent in by their mother, Betty Jones. And yes, that's a live bunny in the basket — it was their gift from the Easter Bunny!

This photo, taken in 1963, is of Linda Fridley of ...

This photo, taken in 1963, is of Linda Fridley of Niles, left, and Sandra Mitchell of Ellsworth. It was sent in by their mother, Betty Jones. And yes, that's a live bunny in the basket ...


Here's a photo of a Cuban tree frog taken in a tree in the Boardman back yard of Bert Toth, who says, "Our granddaughter loves frogs, and loves this photo. I had it enlarged and framed for her. She loves nature!"

Here's a photo of a Cuban tree frog taken in ...

Here's a photo of a Cuban tree frog taken in a tree in the Boardman back yard of Bert Toth, who says, "Our granddaughter loves frogs, and loves this photo. I had it enlarged and ...


Katrina Wolfe of Columbiana sent in this photo of her daughter, KayLee Whistler, 14, and her father, Daniel Wolfe Sr., 75, from Easter 2012. That Easter outing and dinner was her father's last one, as he passed away in July 2012, and it was memorable. Katrina writes, "He came rolling around the corner with these handmade Easter bunny ears. We couldn't stop laughing!"

Katrina Wolfe of Columbiana sent in this photo of her ...

Katrina Wolfe of Columbiana sent in this photo of her daughter, KayLee Whistler, 14, and her father, Daniel Wolfe Sr., 75, from Easter 2012. That Easter outing and dinner was her father's last one, as ...


Olive and Ellie Kotarski look like they're working together for that big basket of extra-large eggs. Photo submitted by Jason Kotarski.

Olive and Ellie Kotarski look like they're working together for ...

Olive and Ellie Kotarski look like they're working together for that big basket of extra-large eggs. Photo submitted by Jason Kotarski.


French Lop Dew was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.

French Lop Dew was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.

French Lop Dew was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.


This photo of bunny Oliver Sloan from Santa Barbara, Calif., was submitted by Jeri Thomas of Hubbard.

This photo of bunny Oliver Sloan from Santa Barbara, Calif., ...

This photo of bunny Oliver Sloan from Santa Barbara, Calif., was submitted by Jeri Thomas of Hubbard.


Gianna Carlucci of Akron beams in her bunny ears. Photo taken and sent in by Sandi Muir of North Jackson.

Gianna Carlucci of Akron beams in her bunny ears. Photo ...

Gianna Carlucci of Akron beams in her bunny ears. Photo taken and sent in by Sandi Muir of North Jackson.


Here is the Fiorenza family from Canfield, celebrating Easter in 2009 in Hillsboro Beach, Fla. Photo sent in by Billie-Jo Fiorenza.

Here is the Fiorenza family from Canfield, celebrating Easter in ...

Here is the Fiorenza family from Canfield, celebrating Easter in 2009 in Hillsboro Beach, Fla. Photo sent in by Billie-Jo Fiorenza.


Holland Lop Lilly was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.

Holland Lop Lilly was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.

Holland Lop Lilly was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.


Veronica Cionni, who was 5 on Easter 2010, is from Poland. The photo was submitted by her mom, Krissie Cionni.

Veronica Cionni, who was 5 on Easter 2010, is from ...

Veronica Cionni, who was 5 on Easter 2010, is from Poland. The photo was submitted by her mom, Krissie Cionni.


This is James A. Zagorsky Sr., (approximately 62 years ago).

This is James A. Zagorsky Sr., (approximately 62 years ago).

This is James A. Zagorsky Sr., (approximately 62 years ago).


Jaietta Jackson of Youngstown sent in this photo of her mom, Mosetta Jackson of Canfield, her sister, LaTasha Allen of Columbus, and herself. It was taken around 1975.

Jaietta Jackson of Youngstown sent in this photo of her ...

Jaietta Jackson of Youngstown sent in this photo of her mom, Mosetta Jackson of Canfield, her sister, LaTasha Allen of Columbus, and herself. It was taken around 1975.


This is Abby. She is a 6-year-old Cavalier King Charles loved by Denise Loboy of Struthers. She enjoys snuggling up to her stuffed toys and never turns down the chance for a photo op.

This is Abby. She is a 6-year-old Cavalier King Charles ...

This is Abby. She is a 6-year-old Cavalier King Charles loved by Denise Loboy of Struthers. She enjoys snuggling up to her stuffed toys and never turns down the chance for a photo op.


Rose Marsco submitted this, her favorite photo of her niece, Katie Buttar of Niles.

Rose Marsco submitted this, her favorite photo of her niece, ...

Rose Marsco submitted this, her favorite photo of her niece, Katie Buttar of Niles.


Rose Marsco sent in this favorite photo, which is of her nieces, Kayla and Sara Ciletti of Howland.

Rose Marsco sent in this favorite photo, which is of ...

Rose Marsco sent in this favorite photo, which is of her nieces, Kayla and Sara Ciletti of Howland.


Owner Brenda Kiddon of Poland sent in this photo of "Echo," her Westie, who scored big with a basket of treats for Easter!

Owner Brenda Kiddon of Poland sent in this photo of ...

Owner Brenda Kiddon of Poland sent in this photo of "Echo," her Westie, who scored big with a basket of treats for Easter!


Logan, Erin and Caitlin Rowland from Liberty Township are at grandma's house for Easter 2012.

Logan, Erin and Caitlin Rowland from Liberty Township are at ...

Logan, Erin and Caitlin Rowland from Liberty Township are at grandma's house for Easter 2012.


Rose Marsco sent in this photo of her nephew Jacob Buttar of Niles. She says it's her favorite photo of him.

Rose Marsco sent in this photo of her nephew Jacob ...

Rose Marsco sent in this photo of her nephew Jacob Buttar of Niles. She says it's her favorite photo of him.


Clayton Ruminski, a YSU graduate student studying history, is hosting a photo exhibit at the Youngstown
Historical Center of Industry and Labor titled “Iron Valley: A Century of Change at the Hubbard Furnace.”

Clayton Ruminski, a YSU graduate student studying history, is hosting ...

Clayton Ruminski, a YSU graduate student studying history, is hosting a photo exhibit at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor titled “Iron Valley: A Century of Change at the Hubbard Furnace.”


Youngstown police Patrolman Joe Moran tries to keep an elephant from eating his doughnut during a food-eating contest Thursday. Eventually, Moran gave the doughnut to the elephant.

Youngstown police Patrolman Joe Moran tries to keep an elephant ...

Youngstown police Patrolman Joe Moran tries to keep an elephant from eating his doughnut during a food-eating contest Thursday. Eventually, Moran gave the doughnut to the elephant.


Four elephants with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus devour white bread, rolls and bagels on their way to an easy food-eating victory over three Youngstown police officers and an official with the city’s police athletic league who ate doughnuts.

Four elephants with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus ...

Four elephants with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus devour white bread, rolls and bagels on their way to an easy food-eating victory over three Youngstown police officers and an official with the city’s ...


Bob Woodward of the Washington Post talks about politics, the presidency and journalism Thursday at Stambaugh Auditorium.

Bob Woodward of the Washington Post talks about politics, the ...

Bob Woodward of the Washington Post talks about politics, the presidency and journalism Thursday at Stambaugh Auditorium.


Pvt. Brandon Brown, with the 838th Military Police Co., shares a moment with his son Brandon Tyler Brown,
3 months. Brown was part of a “call to duty” ceremony Thursday at Old North Church in Canfield.

Pvt. Brandon Brown, with the 838th Military Police Co., shares ...

Pvt. Brandon Brown, with the 838th Military Police Co., shares a moment with his son Brandon Tyler Brown, 3 months. Brown was part of a “call to duty” ceremony Thursday at Old North Church in ...


President Barack Obama waves as he arrives before speaking at the Rodon Group, which manufactures more than 95 percent of the parts for K’NEX Brands toys, in Hatfield, Pa.

President Barack Obama waves as he arrives before speaking at ...

President Barack Obama waves as he arrives before speaking at the Rodon Group, which manufactures more than 95 percent of the parts for K’NEX Brands toys, in Hatfield, Pa.


Youngstown Phantoms forward Cam Brown shows the caged helmet he wore in order to play in Saturday’s game
against Cedar Rapids. During Friday’s game with the RoughRiders, Brown lost a few teeth after being hit in the mouth by a puck that struck him just below his helmet visor.

Youngstown Phantoms forward Cam Brown shows the caged helmet he ...

Youngstown Phantoms forward Cam Brown shows the caged helmet he wore in order to play in Saturday’s game against Cedar Rapids. During Friday’s game with the RoughRiders, Brown lost a few teeth after being hit ...


State troopers inspect the Chevrolet Trailblazer involved in Thursday morning’s crash on Interstate 76 in Milton Township that killed two young children and left their parents critically injured. The Trailblazer rolled several times, and the children and their mother were ejected.

State troopers inspect the Chevrolet Trailblazer involved in Thursday morning’s ...

State troopers inspect the Chevrolet Trailblazer involved in Thursday morning’s crash on Interstate 76 in Milton Township that killed two young children and left their parents critically injured. The Trailblazer rolled several times, and the ...