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Slice of the Valley Returns Feb. 25

WARREN, Ohio ­­­– The Rotary Club of Warren’s Slice of the Valley competition will return Feb. 25 at the Metroplex Expo Center. In addition to the pizza contest, it will also feature live music from Frank Sinatra impersonator Bo Wagner, desserts from The Mocha House and local craft beers. Auctions and a 50/50 raffle will […]

WARREN, Ohio ­­­– The Rotary Club of Warren’s Slice of the Valley competition will return Feb. 25 at the Metroplex Expo Center. In addition to the pizza contest, it will also feature live music from Frank Sinatra impersonator Bo Wagner, desserts from The Mocha House and local craft beers. Auctions...

April 14 Walk/Run to Benefit Wick Park

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Registration is now open for the inaugural Wick Park 5K Run/Walk set for April 14 at the Wick Park Pavilion. The 3.1-mile run/walk will be held entirely within the park itself and will be professionally timed by Second Sole Racing. The run/walk is a fundraiser for the Wick Park Improvement Project, specifically […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Registration is now open for the inaugural Wick Park 5K Run/Walk set for April 14 at the Wick Park Pavilion. The 3.1-mile run/walk will be held entirely within the park itself and will be professionally timed by Second Sole Racing. The run/walk is a fundraiser for the...

MVHS Adds Tyler History Center to Accreditation List

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For 40 years the Mahoning Valley Historical Society has received accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums for its Arms Family Museum on Wick Avenue. In October of 2017, the historical society was able to add a new accredited museum to its list: the Tyler History Center downtown. The accreditation is the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For 40 years the Mahoning Valley Historical Society has received accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums for its Arms Family Museum on Wick Avenue. In October of 2017, the historical society was able to add a new accredited museum to its list: the Tyler History Center...

McDonough Art Exhibit Features YSU Professors

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new exhibit at the McDonough Museum of Art will feature the works of Youngstown State University art professors. The exhibit, “Immersion,” opens Jan. 26 and runs through March 2. An opening reception is scheduled for 5 p.m. Jan. 26. In addition, during the exhibit’s run, several of the participating artists will […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new exhibit at the McDonough Museum of Art will feature the works of Youngstown State University art professors. The exhibit, “Immersion,” opens Jan. 26 and runs through March 2. An opening reception is scheduled for 5 p.m. Jan. 26. In addition, during the exhibit’s run, several...

Jewish History Expert to Speak at Steel Museum

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Annamaria Orla-Bukowska, a social anthropologist from Jagiellonian University in Poland, will speak at the Youngstown Historical Center of Labor and Industry at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 29. The lecture, “Jews and Jewishness in post-communist Poland: Past steps forward, present steps backward,” is sponsored by Youngstown State University’s Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Annamaria Orla-Bukowska, a social anthropologist from Jagiellonian University in Poland, will speak at the Youngstown Historical Center of Labor and Industry at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 29. The lecture, “Jews and Jewishness in post-communist Poland: Past steps forward, present steps backward,” is sponsored by Youngstown State University’s Center...

North American Car and Truck of the Year Winners Announced

North American Car and Truck of the Year

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The auto industry is once again gathered in Detroit for the North American International Auto Show and the show officially kicked off this morning with the presentation of the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year awards. The awards were presented to the Honda Accord, Volvo XC90 and Lincoln Navigator, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The auto industry is once again gathered in Detroit for the North American International Auto Show and the show officially kicked off this morning with the presentation of the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year awards. The awards were presented to the Honda Accord,...

WaterFire Announces 2018 Dates and Themes

waterfire sharon 2018

SHARON, Pa. – The three dates and themes of this summer’s WaterFire Sharon have been announced. On July 21, the art event in downtown Sharon will feature the Magic! Theme, while the Aug. 18 and Sept. 22 WaterFire events will have the Everyday Heroes and Hands Across the Water themes, respectively. Applications for artists and […]

SHARON, Pa. – The three dates and themes of this summer's WaterFire Sharon have been announced. On July 21, the art event in downtown Sharon will feature the Magic! Theme, while the Aug. 18 and Sept. 22 WaterFire events will have the Everyday Heroes and Hands Across the Water themes,...

Orthopedic Surgeon Makes Wishes Come True

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auprelee Currie, a 19-year-old from Youngstown, was able to receive her wish to travel to Australia last month thanks to Youngstown Orthopaedic Associates spine surgeon Douglas Musser and spine technology company Spinal Elements. Musser teams up with Spinal Elements through its national “Pledge to Be a Hero” program. A hero-themed celebration for Currie, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auprelee Currie, a 19-year-old from Youngstown, was able to receive her wish to travel to Australia last month thanks to Youngstown Orthopaedic Associates spine surgeon Douglas Musser and spine technology company Spinal Elements. Musser teams up with Spinal Elements through its national “Pledge to Be a Hero" program....

Rose Point Park Receives ‘Most Creative Activity’ Award

New Castle, Pa. – Rose Point Park Cabins & Camping was presented the Most Creative Activity award from the Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association at an annual convention held in State College, Pa. in December. Its program entry which took home the gold was its Wizards, Fairies and Trolls Weekend that took place in August of […]

New Castle, Pa. – Rose Point Park Cabins & Camping was presented the Most Creative Activity award from the Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association at an annual convention held in State College, Pa. in December. Its program entry which took home the gold was its Wizards, Fairies and Trolls Weekend that...

Jan. 22 ‘Brews & Views’ to Focus on 2017 Women’s March

2017 Women's March

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The City Club of the Mahoning Valley will present “Marching for a Movement: Reflections on the 2017 Women’s March and Next Steps for Equality” at its next “Brews & Views” event at 7 p.m. Jan. 22 at Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts downtown. The program will offer an opportunity to reflect on and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The City Club of the Mahoning Valley will present “Marching for a Movement: Reflections on the 2017 Women’s March and Next Steps for Equality” at its next “Brews & Views” event at 7 p.m. Jan. 22 at Suzie's Dogs & Drafts downtown. The program will offer an...