SNAPZ: Red-Hot Valentines

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Naturally this month’s Snapz feature will leave you seeing red. These are just a few of the red-hot valentines our readers wanted to share. Thanks to all who shared their pictures with us.

Roberta Cencer sent in this photo. "This is Casey, my 8-year-old love of my life, dressed in one of her many lovely dresses!" she wrote.

Roberta Cencer sent in this photo. "This is Casey, my 8-year-old love of my life, dressed in one of her many lovely dresses!" she wrote.


Preslie, left, and Vander, right, are decked out in their Valentine's Day gear with Hunter the dog. They're all from Poland.

Preslie, left, and Vander, right, are decked out in their Valentine's Day gear with Hunter the dog. They're all from Poland.


Here is a photo of Clara from Austintown, taken by Monica Smith.

Here is a photo of Clara from Austintown, taken by Monica Smith.


Which way is up? It doesn't matter when both ways are cute! Here are Carson (4) and Clara (1 1/2) Evrard, children of Chris and Jacque Evrard of Enon, Ohio. The photo, taken by the kids' father, was sent in by Joanie Ready of Columbiana, the kids' grandmother.

Which way is up? It doesn't matter when both ways are cute! Here are Carson (4) and Clara (1 1/2) Evrard, children of Chris and Jacque Evrard of Enon, Ohio. The photo, taken by the kids' father, was sent in by Joanie Ready of Columbiana, the kids' grandmother.


At 3 months, Isabell Grace Gulu of Campbell is already stylish. Her parents are Staff Sgt. John Gulu, with the U.S. Army in Iraq, and Denise Gulu. Photo submitted by grandmother Lenny Gulu of Youngstown.

At 3 months, Isabell Grace Gulu of Campbell is already stylish. Her parents are Staff Sgt. John Gulu, with the U.S. Army in Iraq, and Denise Gulu. Photo submitted by grandmother Lenny Gulu of Youngstown.


6-week-old Julia Putko, daughter of Jim and Casey Putko of Boardman, is all ready to celebrate her first Valentine's Day.

6-week-old Julia Putko, daughter of Jim and Casey Putko of Boardman, is all ready to celebrate her first Valentine's Day.


Brenda Puntel submitted this photo of the Austintown Lady Lioness Club. She said they are all "lovely Valentines who give their hearts for the Austintown Lions Club." Pictured are, front row, Miss Lou of Austintown, left, and Miss Jane of Boardman. Back row are, from left, Miss Jena, Miss Lori and Miss Pat, all of Austintown, Miss Elsa of Youngstown, Miss Brenda of Austintown and Miss Theresa of Hubbard.

Brenda Puntel submitted this photo of the Austintown Lady Lioness Club. She said they are all "lovely Valentines who give their hearts for the Austintown Lions Club." Pictured are, front row, Miss Lou of Austintown, left, and Miss Jane of Boardman. Back row are, from left, Miss Jena, Miss Lori ...


Christopher, Dominic, Tom and Santino, dressed in red.

Christopher, Dominic, Tom and Santino, dressed in red.


Showing off her sassy red outfit is Saria Drake, daughter of Darlene Drake and granddaughter of Donna Clayton, who sent in this photo. Saria, now 5, was 4 years old when she sported her favorite-color outfit. They are all from Youngstown.

Showing off her sassy red outfit is Saria Drake, daughter of Darlene Drake and granddaughter of Donna Clayton, who sent in this photo. Saria, now 5, was 4 years old when she sported her favorite-color outfit. They are all from Youngstown.


This is Reese, who belongs to Tracey DeProfio and daughters Taylor and Lauren DeProfio, all of Austintown. Tracey says it took all three of them to get this photo during "a fun at home photo shoot on a day when we were snowed in."

This is Reese, who belongs to Tracey DeProfio and daughters Taylor and Lauren DeProfio, all of Austintown. Tracey says it took all three of them to get this photo during "a fun at home photo shoot on a day when we were snowed in."


Here are  Santino Serrano and Dominic and Christopher Ezzo-Phillips, all in varying shades of red.

Here are Santino Serrano and Dominic and Christopher Ezzo-Phillips, all in varying shades of red.


Grandma Ellen Monroe sent in this photo of granddaughter Mena Monroe looking festive dressed up as a Valentine fairy.

Grandma Ellen Monroe sent in this photo of granddaughter Mena Monroe looking festive dressed up as a Valentine fairy.


Nutmeg sports a red bow. Photo by Lana VanAuker of Canfield.

Nutmeg sports a red bow. Photo by Lana VanAuker of Canfield.


Dianalyn Thomas of Youngstown says, Charlie Brown, her 3-year-old Pug, is waiting for his "Valentine pugs and kisses."

Dianalyn Thomas of Youngstown says, Charlie Brown, her 3-year-old Pug, is waiting for his "Valentine pugs and kisses."


Youngstown State University student Leanna Hartsough models a red-hot hat. Photo by Lana VanAuker of Canfield, Leanna's grandma.

Youngstown State University student Leanna Hartsough models a red-hot hat. Photo by Lana VanAuker of Canfield, Leanna's grandma.


Miles Horbus, 2 1/2, who could be doing his Elvis impersonation, is the son of Craig and Marcie Horbus of Rootstown and grandson of Mickey and Diane Whitacre of Girard.

Miles Horbus, 2 1/2, who could be doing his Elvis impersonation, is the son of Craig and Marcie Horbus of Rootstown and grandson of Mickey and Diane Whitacre of Girard.


Melody and Larry Province of Sharon, Pa., submitted this photo of their favorite Valentine, their Chihuahua-Pomeranian mix. "Gizmo, our Chiapom, has been our Valentine for seven years now," they said.

Melody and Larry Province of Sharon, Pa., submitted this photo of their favorite Valentine, their Chihuahua-Pomeranian mix. "Gizmo, our Chiapom, has been our Valentine for seven years now," they said.