Michelle Winebold submitted this photo of her father, Ronald Hrusovski, and her daughter, Taylor Winebold. Michelle writes, "My dad is usually homebound due to his illness ... however, he made a special trip over to our house to see his granddaughter all dressed up for the Struthers High School Senior Prom on May 3."
Sheri Morris sent in this photo, with this description: "This is from my wedding day, June 16, 1984, of the Donnelly sisters. Today we're known as Shelly Seese, Sheri Morris and Shannon Zappia. I'm the oldest and was the first to get married. This was taken right before I was leaving the reception."
Feel the love! Here are Logan Skica, Aunt Erica Skica, Grandfather Dan Skica (everyone calls him "Pops") and Giana Skica. Siblings Logan and Giana are from Austintown, and Erica and Pops live in Youngstown. Photo sent in by Debbie Skica.
"Grandchildren and hugs are the best things in the world!" writes Paulette Kren, who submitted this photo. Here she is in one of her favorite photos of her and her granddaughter, Sophia Kren, at Slovene Fest in Enon Valley, Pa. They are from Girard.
Amity McFarlin of Paradise, Texas, granddaughter of recently deceased Youngstown resident Dorothy Clark, gets a hug from Rando while playing dress-up. Rando is a Catahooga Kurr and loves to hug and dance the waltz.
Harper Liller, 5, hugs her mother, Terri Liller, at the Blue Wolf Tavern during the 50th wedding anniversary of Harper's grandparents, Ralph and Sandy. Photo taken by Matt Liller of Boardman, Harper's dad and Terri's husband.
Cathy Brooks submitted this photo of her son, Danny Brooks of Austintown, and his grandfather, Gerry Brooks of Canfield. Cathy said her father-in-law loved baseball, and never missed one of Danny's games, even when he became ill. "He always waited until the end of the game to give Danny a hug," she wrote.
Joyce Howard of North Jackson sent in this photo of Benjamin A. Howard Jr. of Boardman and Heather Atkinson of East Palestine, who have been dating since July 2010. Here they are at Ben's graduation from U.S. Navy Boot Camp in Great Lakes, Ill.
Joyce Howard of North Jackson sent in this photo of Benjamin A. Howard Jr. of Boardman and Heather Atkinson of East Palestine, who have been dating since July 2010. This photo, which includes Ben's Border Collie, Luke, was taken right before Ben left for the Navy.
Betsy Koneval of Youngstown submitted this photo she calls "Lovin' Couple + 1," taken of her daughter, Jill Fonner, with boyfriend Truck Toth. At right is Jill's brother Russ Koneval. All live in Youngstown.
Here's a "group hug," sent in by Betsy Koneval of Youngstown. From left are Corey Fonner, friend Alden, Jill Fonner, Truck Toth, Betsy, Jenna Fonner and Megan Crosby. Betsy says they all love to spend time with family.
Betsy Koneval of Youngstown, left, sent in this photo she calls "Grandparents Hug," taken of herself, her husband, John, and Mary Fonner of Youngstown. Betsy says, "Whenever our family and friends get together, there is always a lot of 'huggin' going on."