Music legends heading for Youngstown

August 31, 2017 by  

Two of the legends of the music industry, Judy Collins and Stephen Stills, will appear together later this year in Youngstown.

The singer-songwriters first met in [Read more]

Statue returned to its rightful place

July 6, 2017 by  

The statue depicting ‘Justice, Strength and Authority, & Law’ has been returned to its spot on top of the Mahoning County Courthouse in Youngstown.

The statue—which is of [Read more]

Huge concert scheduled for Youngstown

June 21, 2017 by  

JAC Management Group recently announced that the “largest music event” ever in the city’s history will be held this summer in Youngstown.

JAC’s president, Eric Ryan, wondered why [Read more]

Neighborhood schools concept revived in Youngstown

April 29, 2017 by  

Krish Mohip, the CEO of Youngstown Schools, recently announced that after months of study and community meetings, the district will return to the idea of [Read more]

Youngstown expands its higher education offerings

March 26, 2017 by  

The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees recently approved two new degree programs: a Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Intervention, and a Master’s in Nurse Practitioner.

It also established five so-called Centers of [Read more]

Youngstown authorizes funds for road repair

February 26, 2017 by  

On Wednesday, February 15, 2017, the Youngstown City Council approved funding that will be used for both practical and aesthetic improvements in and around the city, according to an article on WFMJ.com. The council approved an amount of [Read more]

Renovated YMCA now open

January 27, 2017 by  

The downtown YMCA in Youngstown, Ohio, was recently renovated, and held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on January 19, 2017, although work was finished in November.
The work cost $5 million, and included upgrading both the waste water system and the water system in the building. The project was completed in under a year, despite difficulties that arose almost daily due to the fact the building is 100 years old.

Strollo Architects were the architects on [Read more]

Abandoned Youngstown school to face wrecking ball

January 19, 2017 by  

The question of what is to become of Youngstown’s abandoned Harrison Elementary School has resurfaced, and this time, definitive plans are in motion. [Read more]

White deer seen in Youngstown

December 26, 2016 by  

Youngstown residents are catching glimpses of something special—a white deer has been seen in the Old Furnace and Bears Den areas.

In photos, the animal appears to [Read more]

Youngstown gets its Christmas tree

November 26, 2016 by  

A Christmas tree, measuring 16 feet in diameter and about 40 feet in height, arrived in downtown Youngstown around 11:00 am on November 17, ushering in the holiday season.

Ron Nanosky, who founded and [Read more]

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