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Awards & Events: $750K to Protect Grand River Land in Trumbull, Ashtabula | March 27, 2015

$750K to Protect Grand River Land in Trumbull, Ashtabula

MOREHEAD HILLS, Ohio — Some 1,000 acres in the Grand River Lowlands in Ashtabula and Trumbull counties will be permanently preserved thanks to federal funding secured by Western Reserve Land Conservancy. The land conservancy, a nonprofit conservation organization, announced Thursday that it has been awarded a $750,000 federal grant to purchase conservation easements from landowners […]

Awards & Events: Chamber to Hold ‘Good Evening, Canfield’ April 16 | March 26, 2015

Chamber to Hold ‘Good Evening, Canfield’ April 16

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber and its Canfield Area Council will hold their first evening-hours community update April 16 at Tippecanoe Country Club. The  event, titled “Good Evening, Canfield,” begins at 5:30 p.m. and will include  five-minute updates from these five community leaders: Jim Kinnick, Ohio Department of Transportation planning and engineering […]

Awards & Events: CityScape Kicks Off ‘Bloom or Bust’ Campaign | March 20, 2015

CityScape Kicks Off ‘Bloom or Bust’ Campaign

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Just like the red-breasted robin and crocus poking through the soil, the annual Youngstown CityScape fundraising kickoff is a symbol of spring in the Mahoning Valley. Supporters of the organization gathered at Fellows Riverside Gardens’ D.D. Davis Center this morning to launch Streetscape 2015, an initiative that raises money and invites volunteers […]

Awards & Events: History Society Programs to Commemorate End of Civil War | March 20, 2015

History Society Programs to Commemorate End of Civil War

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning Valley Historical Society will commemorate the conclusion of the American Civil War 150 years ago with a series of programs at the Tyler History Center downtown. The three programs, which will be presented by Traci Manning, MVHS’ curator of education, will highlight the local, national and international importance of the […]

Awards & Events: Butler Institute Installs Queen Catherine Sculpture | March 17, 2015

Butler Institute Installs Queen Catherine Sculpture

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Butler Institute of American Art is installing a 10-foot sculpture of Portugal’s Queen Catherine of Braganza by American artist Audrey Flack for the museum’s permanent collection. Installation of the sculpture began Monday in the Butler’s Beecher Center Novak Gallery. “We are proud to display this Audrey Flack masterwork within the Butler’s […]