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Valley radio host has been a Bob Dylan superfan for decades

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

Cornel Bogdan has been a super fan for decades

There are Bob Dylan fans. And then there is Cornel Bogdan.


Mahoning Valley musicians share their thoughts on the Dylan influence

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

Valley thoughts on Dylan's influence

Mahoning Valley musicians and music-industry insiders – each a major fan of Bob Dylan – share their concert memories and their thoughts on the iconic artist’s career and his influence on culture.


Can long-running Dylan debate be finally settled?

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

The 14th volume of Bob Dylan’s bootleg series won’t settle one of the most persistent debates about his recording career. But it will allow fans to decide for themselves.


Model train club begins series of open houses with several additions

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018

Model train club's annual open houses

The steel mills once at the center of life in the Mahoning Valley are still at the center of one of the Youngstown Model Railroad Association’s train layouts.


Penguin City Beer taps in to city’s spirit

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018

If You Go What: Penguin City Beer tapping party When: 8 p.m. Friday Where: Cedars West End,


Tribute to military focus of symphony concert

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018

The Youngstown Symphony Orchestra will pay tribute to the men and women of America’s military


Cast superb in Stage Left Players’ ‘39 Steps’

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018

When there’s a chill in the air, head to Lisbon for a thrill on stage. That’s where the Stage Left Players are presenting “The 39 Steps.”


Rocktopia with Dee Snider rolls into Powers Auditorium

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

Classical with a twist


Spend Halloween with Alice Cooper

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

If You Go What: Alice Cooper When: 8 p.m. Saturday Where: Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning


Salem theater presents ‘Toxic Avenger’ musical

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

Last year it was blood. This year it’s toxic sludge.


YSU Theater’s ‘Addams Family’ has talented cast

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

Halloween is almost here and Youngstown State University Theater is celebrating in classic fashion with “The Addams Family” musical.


Warren Philharmonic to spotlight the greats

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

The Warren Philharmonic Orchestra’s fall concert, titled “Secrets and Treasures!,” will take place this weekend.


It’s ‘Rocky Horror’ time again

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018

What would Halloween be without “The Rocky Horror Show”? Staging the always bizarre rock musical –


Family, fans, of Tom Petty gather to name park in his honor

Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018

A Florida park was renamed after iconic rocker Tom Petty, who played at that park as a boy.


Urban’s new album, tour has female presence

Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018

Urban’s new album, tour has female presence

On Keith Urban’s newest record, “Graffiti U,” female collaborators are featured on many of the tracks both as songwriters and duet partners.