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MELT

It’s rare to see college students willing to come back to grade school. But in this case, at the Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, housed in the historic former Frank B. Cooper School, it’s hard not to want to come back and be inspired by the history and atmosphere. Last week, students from the University of […]

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In Honor of Thelma DeWitty

As our students head back to school after the new year, Youngstown takes a moment to reflect on and celebrate the life of Thelma DeWitty, one of the first two African American teachers hired by Seattle Public Schools. Right on the heels of WWII, the struggle for equality among women and minorities were some of […]

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#AwakenDelridge

Can you help to awaken the spirit of Delridge? After a summer of successful collaboration and partnership which led to a spectacular mural outside of Youngstown’s doors, the Delridge Neighborhoods Development Association is looking to our community to help keep the momentum, energy and spirit of this summer’s Delridge Mural Project going strong. Your donation […]