MVYP will partner with Special Olympics

MVYP will partner with Special Olympics


Mahoning Valley Young Professionals will partner with the Special Olympics for the 9th annual Trumbull County Special Olympics, with Jim Tressel as the special guest, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 12. The event will take place at Girard High School, Arrowhead Stadium, 200 Highland Ave.

Anyone wishing to volunteer or attend must respond to Bob Gratz at or at 330-507-0436 by Friday to receive a T-shirt for the event. All are welcome.

For information, visit or on Mahoning Valley Young Professionals Facebook page.

Association to host student recital


The Youngstown Music Teachers Association will host a student recital at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Butler North Church, 524 Wick Ave. YMTA’s recitals showcase multiple students from age 5 through 18 and are open to all instruments.

Compositions are required to be memorized unless otherwise noted. The event is free. Contact Sean Baran, president, at 330-207-4770 or for information.

Library will host YSU professor Monday


Salem Public Library, 821 E. State St., will host a program, “Organized Crime in Youngstown,” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Quaker meeting room.

The speaker will be Fred W. Viehe, Ph.D., of Youngstown State University. Dr. Viehe is a professor of American Urban History at YSU and a visiting professor at Chandigarh University, Chandigarh, India.

Registration is required and may be done online at or by calling the library at 330-332-0042. The program is free and open to the public.

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