THE 5 || Top streamed tracks on Spotify

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Nov. 5 to Nov. 11 in the United States:

v Ke$ha: “Die Young” (RCA/Kemosabe Records)

v Rihanna: “Diamonds” (Island Def Jam Music Group)

v Fun.: “Some Nights” (WEA/Fueled By Ramen)

v Taylor Swift: “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” (Big Machine Records)

v The Lumineers: “Ho Hey” (Dualtone)

First Night to have volunteer meeting


First Night Youngstown will have an orientation meeting for people who plan to volunteer at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the second floor auditorium of the Ohio One building, 25 E. Boardman St., downtown.

Event-night volunteers typically work a three-hour shift, and serve as admission button checkers and greeters, bus greeters, venue site inspectors, and admission button-sellers.

Volunteers who work at least one shift receive a free admission button to First Night Youngstown, which is the annual New Year’s Eve arts and entertainment event.

First Night is alcohol-free.

For more information, email or call 330-744-9966.

Dance studio plans Zumba dance party


The Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5090 Market St., will host its second annual Zumbathon charity fundraiser Nov. 29.

The event is a Zumba fitness party that is open to the public.

Its goal is to raise money and awareness for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.

A minimum donation of $15 is requested for admission. Registration will be from 6 to 6:30 p.m., with the party from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.

Call 330-788-3200 for information.

Writers group schedules meeting


Area writers, both published and unpublished, are invited to attend the next meeting of Monday Night Writers from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Peaberry’s Cafe, 4350 Boardman-Canfield Road.

Led by author and professional writer Nancy Christie, the two-hour sessions include a mix of writing exercises and information on the creative and business aspects of writing.

Writers can bring manuscripts of their works-in-progress for feedback and criticism.

The fee is $10 per class, and registration is preferred.

For information, contact Christie at 330-793-3675 or

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