The top-five concert tours, ranked by average box office gross per city. Includes the average

The top-five concert tours, ranked by average box office gross per city. Includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week’s ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

v (1) Taylor Swift: $2,808,561; $85.43.

v (2) Kenny Chesney: $2,539,528; $75.74.

v (4) Beyonce: $1,697,832; $115.14.

v (5) Phish: $1,590,139; $50.54.

v (6) Justin Bieber: $1,225,230; $80.77.

“We Are Men” (8:30 P.M., CBS): “Monk’s” Tony Shalhoub shines as a womanizer in this new comedy about single men who bond in an apartment complex. Jerry O’Connell and Kal Penn co-star.

“Don’t Stop Believin’: EVERYMAN’S JOURNEY” (10 p.m., PBS): “Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey” tells the inspiring, fairy-talelike story of Arnel Pineda, who went from being a small-time club singer in the Philippines to the front man for the rock band Journey.

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Movies available Tuesday on DVD and through digital providers include:

“The Croods” (PG): Starring Emma Stone and Nicolas Cage

“Dead Before Dawn” (R): Starring Devon Bostick and Christopher Lloyd

“Fright Night 2: New Blood” (R): Starring Will Payne and Jaime Murray

“The Frozen Ground” (R): Starring Nicolas Cage and Vanessa Hudgens

“The Little Mermaid” (G): Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes

“Morning” (R): Starring Jeanne Tripplehorn and Laura Linney

“The Is the End” (R): Starring Jonah Hill and Seth Rogen

“The Wizard of Oz” (PG): Blu-ray, starring Judy Garland and Ray Bolger

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Christian concert at the Hope Center


The Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road SE, will present “A Night of Hope” with Israel Houghton and New Breed at 7 p.m. Oct. 24 at Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave. NW.

Houghton is a Grammy Award-winning Christian artist. He also is worship leader at Lakewood Church in Houston. The concert will also include a performance by the Warren City-Wide Youth Choir.

Concert attendees will learn about the programs and services offered by the Mahoning Valley Hope Center, and how to get involved.

Admission to the concert is free, but attendees must have a ticket. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at the Mahoning Valley Hope Center on Oct. 11 and 12, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. One ticket per person. All seats are general admission.

A free-will offering will be taken during the concert to benefit the Hope Center.



Guests are welcome to attend Youngstown Executive Toastmasters club meetings to improve their public speaking and leadership skills. Meetings are every Monday at 6:45 p.m. at Shepherd of the Valley, 301 W. Western Reserve Road. Go to

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