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Zac Brown Band on the 50-yard line

Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

The Grammy-winning country act is happy to break in the Ice Castle as a major music venue, and it shouldn't be difficult. After all, Youngstowners are used to having a good time at Stambaugh Stadium.

Playhouse opens its season with 'August: Osage County'

Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

The wrenching but darkly humorous drama won the Tony Award for Best Play in 2008.

Ted Nugent, David Crosby are locked in a stranglehold

Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

Ted Nugent and David Crosby are about as far apart as you can get in terms of music – and socio-

Paradise for wine lovers

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017


If you’re planning a trip to California wine country for harvest this year or just knocking the trip off of your “bucket list” make sure you budget some time to explore Sonoma County.

The 2017-18 season for local theater, dance, music and more

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN PLAYHOUSE Playhouse Lane, Youngstown 330-788-8739 Show times: 7:30 p.m. Fridays and

Pabstolutely turns 10

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

Rock festival at Royal Oaks hits a milestone

By GUY D’ASTOLFO YOUNGSTOWN The Pabstolutely rock festival started small a

'Smallest' variety show in Youngstown premiere

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

By GUY D’ASTOLFO YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown native Chris Leone will bring his

Italian steakhouse offers much more than just Italian cuisine and steaks

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017


Right next to the Avalon Inn, nestled beside the manicured knolls of the resort’s golf course, sits The Chophouse restaurant.

Oakland theater to present season in Ford recital hall

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

By GUY D’ASTOLFO YOUNGSTOWN The Oakland Center for the Arts was revived

Greater Youngstown Italian Festival

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

By GUY D’ASTOLFO YOUNGSTOWN The Greater Youngstown Italian Festival will

What a blast! ColorBurst 5K paint run returns

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

Staff report NILES The ColorBurst 5K paint run will return to Niles on Saturday. Now in its

Best beer for dog days

Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017


The dog days of summer are here. For the Mahoning Valley Flight Crew, it’s a perfect time to enjoy a variety of delicious craft beers.

WWE summer tour at Covelli Centre

Thursday, July 27, 2017

By GUY D’ASTOLFO YOUNGSTOWN One WWE hall of famer visited Covelli Centre

‘A Different Corner’ McClellan in cabaret show of jazz standards

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Valley-based actor-singer James McClellan and Pittsburgh-based pianist

Red Phoenix film festival adds to Sharon’s art scene

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Staff report SHARON, PA. The second annual Red Phoenix Underground Film Festival will take place