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Get out! Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ shatters records with $70.3M

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Jordan Peele has done it again: Two years after the filmmaker’s ’Get Out’ became a box-office sensation, his frightening follow-up, ’Us,’ debuted with an estimated $70.3 million in ticket sales


Top Hat first to present musical ‘Amazing Grace’

Thursday, March 21, 2019

From the first time he saw “Amazing Grace,” Brian Palumbo knew he had to get the rights to perform the musical in his own theater.


Renowned photographer to show works at Butler

Thursday, March 21, 2019

A mid-career exhibition of the work of Holger Keifel will open Sunday at the Butler Institute of American Art.


YSU summer festival seeks submissions for art show

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Submissions of artwork are being sought for the 21st annual Summer Festival of the Arts, which will take place at and around Youngstown State University on July 13 and 14.


‘Finding Steve McQueen’ film recounts Valley gang’s biggest heist

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Can’t make this stuff up

Youngstowners who have been around long enough might remember the safe-cracking Dinsio Gang.


St. Patrick’s Day events in the Valley

Thursday, March 14, 2019

St. Patrick’s Day events in the Valley


Vote for the best pizza at Slice of the Valley event

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Staff report LIBERTY The annual Slice of the Valley pizza challenge will take place from 4 to 7


Bluegrass festival on tap

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Staff report WEST MIDDLESEX, PA. A bluegrass music festival will take place March 29-30 in the


Babbaro gains a powerful partner

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Angelo Babbaro has a voice that links him to Frank Sinatra.
Now, he has a representative to go with it.


Playhouse to present ‘The Elephant Man’

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Beneath the deformities that turned John Merrick into an object of revulsion, there was a human being.


Celtic violinist to join orchestra in Irish celebration

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Mairead Nesbitt will be the special guest at the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra’s season-ending concert Saturday at Powers Auditorium.


Christian-pop superstar TobyMac returns to the Valley

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Christian-pop superstar TobyMac returns to Valley

The cover of TobyMac’s latest album shows the artist braced against the cold and wind, braving the elements.


Llewellyn exhibit to open at Butler

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN An exhibition of paintings by celebrated California artist Kevin


Youngstown Symphony adds concerts for 2019-20 season

Thursday, March 7, 2019

By GUY D’ASTOLFO dastolfo@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Symphony Orchestra will greatly


PSU-Shenango art instructors will share work

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Staff report SHARON, PA. Art by three instructors at the Penn State Shenango campus will be