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Roberta M. Cykon of Fowler, above and right, created Integrity Beauty of Women of Excellence to help women who want to reinvent their lives. She says Integrity Beauty borrows from the beauty pageant concept to lead others to Christ. For her efforts, she was named Tiara magazine’s Inspiring Woman of the Year and was the cover model of a recent issue. PHOTO BY MADELYN P. HASTINGS | THE VINDICATOR

Roberta M. Cykon of Fowler, above and right, created Integrity ...

Roberta M. Cykon of Fowler, above and right, created Integrity Beauty of Women of Excellence to help women who want to reinvent their lives. She says Integrity Beauty borrows from the beauty pageant concept to ...


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CHAD E. WRIGHT AND JENNIFER M. HARMON

CHAD E. WRIGHT AND JENNIFER M. HARMON

CHAD E. WRIGHT AND JENNIFER M. HARMON


GREG McATEE AND CARLY DANKO

GREG McATEE AND CARLY DANKO

GREG McATEE AND CARLY DANKO


Second Chance Animal Rescue is sponsoring its 13th Annual Night at the Races on Saturday at the Saxon Club. From left, holding a few of the rescued cats, are Lori Osborne, Helen Dolak, Jo Ann Barrows and Gordy Morgan. PHOTO BY ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR

Second Chance Animal Rescue is sponsoring its 13th Annual Night ...

Second Chance Animal Rescue is sponsoring its 13th Annual Night at the Races on Saturday at the Saxon Club. From left, holding a few of the rescued cats, are Lori Osborne, Helen Dolak, Jo Ann ...


MR. AND MRS. HOWARD ROME

MR. AND MRS. HOWARD ROME

MR. AND MRS. HOWARD ROME


The Snowflake Ball will be Saturday at the Regency House. Epsilon Mu Omega Snowflake Ball committee members, from left, are Annie Constant, chapter president; Sandra Smith-Graves, co-chairwoman; Robin Bradley, treasurer; and Carole Prestley, hostess. Not pictured are Beverly Fortune, co-chairwoman; Alnita Bryant-Russell and Carol Herian.

The Snowflake Ball will be Saturday at the Regency House. ...

The Snowflake Ball will be Saturday at the Regency House. Epsilon Mu Omega Snowflake Ball committee members, from left, are Annie Constant, chapter president; Sandra Smith-Graves, co-chairwoman; Robin Bradley, treasurer; and Carole Prestley, hostess. Not ...


The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown presented awards at its December banquet. In front from left are John Kolar, horticulture; Dan Burns, Bill Carney Bronze; Bob Stas, certificate of appreciation. Standing are John Schinker, President’s; and Bob Fink and John Fox, certificates of appreciation. Missing winners were Bill MacPherson, certificate of honor; Sam Eddy, outstanding new member; Don Brown, Master Gardener; and Vince Camp, Heritage.

The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown presented awards at its ...

The Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown presented awards at its December banquet. In front from left are John Kolar, horticulture; Dan Burns, Bill Carney Bronze; Bob Stas, certificate of appreciation. Standing are John Schinker, President’s; ...


PATRICK R. KELLY AND LISA M. DAVIS

PATRICK R. KELLY AND LISA M. DAVIS

PATRICK R. KELLY AND LISA M. DAVIS


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MR. AND MRS. DON HIMES

MR. AND MRS. DON HIMES

MR. AND MRS. DON HIMES


ROSEMARIE ORSINI AND JUSTIN WHITE-LOWTHER

ROSEMARIE ORSINI AND JUSTIN WHITE-LOWTHER

ROSEMARIE ORSINI AND JUSTIN WHITE-LOWTHER


KATIE L. WILLIAMS AND BRENNAN D. SPAULDING

KATIE L. WILLIAMS AND BRENNAN D. SPAULDING

KATIE L. WILLIAMS AND BRENNAN D. SPAULDING


MR. AND MRS. RICHARD BRAY

MR. AND MRS. RICHARD BRAY

MR. AND MRS. RICHARD BRAY


BETHANY N. CAMP AND ANDREW J. MEYER

BETHANY N. CAMP AND ANDREW J. MEYER

BETHANY N. CAMP AND ANDREW J. MEYER


Shlomo Jacobs-Velde, 4, concentrates on putting foam and paper pieces together to make a floral centerpiece during a program related to Tu B’Shevat, the “new year” for trees in the Jewish tradition. Shlomo and his father, Rabbi Josh Jacobs-Velde of Congregation Ohev Tzedek in Boardman, attended the program this week at Temple El Emeth in Liberty.

Shlomo Jacobs-Velde, 4, concentrates on putting foam and paper pieces ...

Shlomo Jacobs-Velde, 4, concentrates on putting foam and paper pieces together to make a floral centerpiece during a program related to Tu B’Shevat, the “new year” for trees in the Jewish tradition. Shlomo and his ...


Canfield’s Paige Baker (10) tries to get past Fitch defender Megan Sefcik (11) during their basketball game Thursday at Canfield High School. The Cardinals defeated the Falcons, 63-57.

Canfield’s Paige Baker (10) tries to get past Fitch defender ...

Canfield’s Paige Baker (10) tries to get past Fitch defender Megan Sefcik (11) during their basketball game Thursday at Canfield High School. The Cardinals defeated the Falcons, 63-57.


Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving on Thursday was named an Eastern Conference reserve for next month’s All-Star Game in Houston.

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving on Thursday was named ...

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving on Thursday was named an Eastern Conference reserve for next month’s All-Star Game in Houston.


Youngstown State’s Brandi Brown (42) goes for the layup against Cleveland State’s Haley Schmitt (40) during the first half of Thursday’s game at the Wolstein Center in Cleveland. The Penguins bested the Vikings 72-63 with help from Brown, who matched her season high with 28 points and added 17 rebounds.

Youngstown State’s Brandi Brown (42) goes for the layup against ...

Youngstown State’s Brandi Brown (42) goes for the layup against Cleveland State’s Haley Schmitt (40) during the first half of Thursday’s game at the Wolstein Center in Cleveland. The Penguins bested the Vikings 72-63 with ...


In this Jan. 15 photo, Racheel Weston stands in line with a few hundred other job-seekers during a job fair hosted by the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park in Miami. The number of Americans seeking unemployment
benefits fell last week to the lowest level in fi ve years, a positive sign that layoff s have fallen and hiring
may pick up.

In this Jan. 15 photo, Racheel Weston stands in line ...

In this Jan. 15 photo, Racheel Weston stands in line with a few hundred other job-seekers during a job fair hosted by the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park in Miami. The number of Americans seeking ...


The Apple logo is seen on an Apple store in San Francisco. Apple shares plunged Thursday after the company reported quarterly results that point to slowing growth after five blowout years.

The Apple logo is seen on an Apple store in ...

The Apple logo is seen on an Apple store in San Francisco. Apple shares plunged Thursday after the company reported quarterly results that point to slowing growth after five blowout years.


Champion’s Mackenzie Kiser shoots her 1,000th career point on a free throw during the first period of a game Thursday against Campbell at Champion High School. The Golden Flashes routed the Red Devils, 61-22.

Champion’s Mackenzie Kiser shoots her 1,000th career point on a ...

Champion’s Mackenzie Kiser shoots her 1,000th career point on a free throw during the first period of a game Thursday against Campbell at Champion High School. The Golden Flashes routed the Red Devils, 61-22.


Linda Crosby, a peer mentor at YSU’s Center for Student Progress, performs during the breakfast.

Linda Crosby, a peer mentor at YSU’s Center for Student ...

Linda Crosby, a peer mentor at YSU’s Center for Student Progress, performs during the breakfast.


Bishop George V. Murry of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown had a Thursday news conference to address
reports that 11 men settled out of court as a result of sexual abuse at Warren JFK High School.

Bishop George V. Murry of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown ...

Bishop George V. Murry of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown had a Thursday news conference to address reports that 11 men settled out of court as a result of sexual abuse at Warren JFK High ...