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Here are a few of the Easter memories sent to us for this month’s feature showing fun for the young as well as the young at heart.

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 Poland. The photo was submitted by her mom, Krissie Cionni.


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 loved by Denise Loboy of Struthers. She enjoys snuggling up to her stuffed toys and never turns down the chance for a photo op.


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 grandma's house for Easter 2012.


French Lop Dew was sent by the Zedakers of Hubbard.

French Lop Dew 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.


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., was submitted by Jeri Thomas of Hubbard.


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

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


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 James Jr., are shown in this 1975 picture.


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

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


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 parents, Ron and Brooke Donley Gantt, was hanging out with her grandma, Lynda Devine of Boardman.


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. He is the son of state Sen. Joe and Margaret Schiavoni.


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

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.

Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.


Submitted by Jan McKendrick of Youngstown.

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 was taken in 1986 on Milton Street in Alliance. The photo was submitted by his mother, Colleen Close of Beloit.


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 the Easter Bunny's ears this year.


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 the Easter Bunny in 2011.


This is Mena Monroe.

This is Mena Monroe.


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 (also mother of Vindicator sportswriter John Bassetti). A special friend sent this in.


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 was taken. Her dad, Lee Cardwell of Poland, submitted it.


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 of Boardman in her Easter bonnet.


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, Tara and Ellie, an Easter bunch of cousins..


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 is owned by Mark and Joanne Green of Boardman, is always ready to deliver a smile to his friends and family.


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 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!"


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 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!"


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 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!


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 Easter 2008 of the Garchar granddaughters: Halle Schuler, Ivy Garchar and Rory Schuler.


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 that big basket of extra-large eggs. Photo submitted by Jason Kotarski.


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 taken and sent in by Sandi Muir of North Jackson.


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 Buttar of Niles. She says it's her favorite photo of him.


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 her nieces, Kayla and Sara Ciletti of Howland.


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

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


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 "Echo," her Westie, who scored big with a basket of treats for Easter!


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 mom, Mosetta Jackson of Canfield, her sister, LaTasha Allen of Columbus, and herself. It was taken around 1975.


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 2009 in Hillsboro Beach, Fla. Photo sent in by Billie-Jo Fiorenza.


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 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 ...


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. They live in Columbus. Photo sent in by Grandmother Chris Considine of Poland.