SNAPZ: Summer Sunsations
Many of our readers obviously make fun in the sun their summer priority. Here are all of the pictures we received.
Cheryl Orlando Mangan enjoyed her Taylor Tot stroller in June of 1947. Now, 67 years later, the stroller is still in the family, and her grandson, Aiden Michael Mangan, took a ride while visiting his grandparents, Dennis and Cheryl in Howland. Aiden is the son of Jonathan and Lindsey Mangan ...
Atianna Caggiano of Mineral Ridge is enjoying a ride on her best friend’s four wheeler. Her best friend is Samantha Toth of Austintown.
Chuck Cavanaugh rode his Harley while Touring Route 66 in Pontiac, Ill. The picture was taken by Harley-Davidson.
Jimmy Putko, 4, and Julia Putko, 1 and 1/2, both of Boardman were splashing and sliding around in the sun!
California Beach Baby is sitting pretty (with help from her mommy, Brittany Jenkins). Four-month-old Kyra smiles at her grandma, Wendy Jenkins, who took this photo at Seal Beach, Calif. All are Boardman residents. Great-gma Peg Sigle of Boardman submitted the photo.
This is Drew Krupitzer from Avon Lake, Ohio, while vacationing at Bethany Beach. Submitted by his grandfather, Michael McBride of Liberty.
This is Sammy Pickens from Boardman jumping into the pool. Submitted by his grandfather, Michael McBride, Liberty.
This photo was taken at Hilton Head Island, S.C. The girls in photo are Sabrina Segretario, left, Shaina Berchik and Cecilia Segretario. All three live in Austintown. The photo was taken and submitted by Lisalynn Segretario.
Mark Acerra's 3-year-old granddaughter, Jane Acerra, of Lakewood, is enjoying Lake Erie. She is the daughter of Dylan and Susie Acerra.
Dominic Theodore, 6, of Boardman, is chillin' at North Myrtle Beach. He is the son of Brad and Amy Theodore. Submitted by Papa John.
Sam Manning, 4; Leo Manning, 2; and Owen Holt, 1 1/2, are ready to step right in the puddle at Bethany Beach.
This chocolate lab, Hershey Marie, cannot wait to go outside after all winter and spring being cooped up. She spends hours sitting in her water tub to cool off, sometimes even falling asleep. Hershey resides in Hermitage, Pa.
Grace Burchfield, 9, of New MIddletown, giving Henry a kiss. She helps her cousin Kelly Snyder take care of the horse. Sent by her mom, Bethany Paulin.
Twins Louie and Lily Coleman with mom, Jen Coleman, enjoying the pool! Submitted by Georgie Peters of Poland.
Kalotina Holtzman, 1 and 1/2, daughter of Allen and Mindy Holtzman of Poland, cooling off! Sent by mommy!
Here are Nick and Nico Gentile of Salem, while on a family vacation in Seabrook Island, S.C. Submitted by Andrea Gentile
Hunter Oliva, 12, of Youngstown was frolicking on the beach in Myrtle Beach, S.C. in July. Submitted by Grandma Darlene Corfman.
Anthony Zandarski of Austintown, and Austin Snovak of Boardman. Submitted by Kim Snovak of Boardman.
Ally and Hannah Stein and Tara Santoro, all of Canfield, enjoy their friendship at the beaches of South Nags Head, N.C. Submitted by Amy Santoro.
Gavin DiRusso and company cooling off in the city of Philadelphia economically. Sent by Becky DiRusso.
June 14 in downtown Youngstown at the Color Run, this is a group of Jackson Milton middle school girls are resting after finishing the run. From left are Ayla, Sierra, Taylor, Ashley, Emily, Marisa, and Rose. Submitted by Cheryl Jonesco of Lake Milton.
Granddaughters of the late Irwin and Elizabeth Ferry gathered at the home of Linda (Burns) Estes in Poland for a day of relaxing in the sun. Cousins, Charon (Jenkins) Cuprik and Barbara (Ferry) Kelly, both of Boardman, jumped into the pool. Submitted by Laurie (Burns) Fox.
Rodney Siembieda of Youngstown is enjoying his day in the pool on his favorite raft. The photo was taken by his mommy and daddy, Dana and John Siembieda. Sent by Dana.
Sophia Barringer and Addison Shotts, cousins, are playing at a picnic at Nana's house in North Jackson. Nana is also known as Barbara Barringer.
Freckles is enjoying summer in her pool with a slice of watermelon. Owners are Rob and Kathy Bodnar of Austintown.
Dana Roth's 3-year-old son, Leland Allmon, is autistic and absolutely loves the splash pad at the Austintown Township Park. The family was there for his 3-year-old cousin, Landon's, birthday party on June 29. The family resides in Austintown. Sent by Dana Roth.
Tara Cioffi was enjoying the summer riding a camel at the Cleveland Zoo with her nephew and soon to be sister-in-law! It was on her bucket list - so we rode together for my birthday! Tara Cioffi, Austintown and Mason Getz and Jen Ludke, both of Green Bay, Wis. Submitted ...
Rocco Joseph Fitzgerald celebrating his first Fourth of July .He is the son of Chad & Kellie Fitzgerald of Chicago . Submitted by grandparents Henry & Patricia Pisciuneri,
Watching their children swimming in the backyard pool at Grammy and PopPop's are Matt Benson, left, of Liberty; Dustin Wilharm of Asheville, N.C.; and Adam Yankush of Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Youngstown. Submitted by Karen Conklin.
Mena Monroe is having fun at Indian Rocks Beach in Florida. Sent by grandparents Russ and Ellen Monroe.
Seven grandsons at a family reunion preparing for the pirate ship ride on the Ocean.....ARGGGG! From left are Kyle Saul, 4, of North Royalton, Ohio; Tyler Saul, 6, of Beverly Hills, Calif.; Cameron Saul, 6, of North Royalton; Jake Burns, 7, of Avon, Ohio; Connor Saul, 9, of Beverly Hills; ...
Gage Massie of San Antonio and Chase and Cole Massie of Columbus, submitted by their grandparents Joe and Linda Massie.
If you don't have a kiddie pool, a rain puddle will do for Hunter Massie of San Antonio. Submitted by grandparents Joe and Linda Massie of Boardman.
At the beach in Avalon, N.J., are Ava, Chase and Talin Massullo, "Surfin' USA". Submitted by grandparents Al and Sandy Massullo of Austintown.
A day at the park high in the sky on the ferris wheel is Rhonda S. Filipan of Stow, Ohio. Sent by Ron and Loretta Filipan of Girard.