We had a friendly modern-day pirate directing visitors at the 8th Annual RiverFest to a path towards a pirate's treasure. In case anyone wandered off the trail at Spring Commons Park, two rescue dogs were on hand to bring the lost people back to safety.The June 2, 2019 RiverFest was visited by the two German … Continue reading Riverfest Pirates
Thanks to donations to the Friends of the Mahoning River and installation by the Girard Street Dept. , there are downtown and viaduct signs posted at the dock in Girard.
MCLEAN’S CULTURAL HERITAGE AND CLASSROOM ABROAD Faculty members Colleen McLean, Ray Beiersdorfer and Felicia Armstrong explored the island’s Niarbyl Fault. The narrow white line is the only known visible section of the Iapetus Suture between the former Laurentia and Avalonia paleocontinents over 400 million years ago. “IT’S LIKE NARNIA FOR ADULTS.” That’s how YSU students describe … Continue reading Field Course to the Isle of Man
The Friends of the Mahoning river will have a table at the Warren Courthouse square on the dates of June 11th and June 18th. Possibly even more dates depending on the amount of volunteers as this runs thorough to October. The times for the markets are every Tuesday from 3pm- 6pm. The Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership … Continue reading Farmer’s Market Help Needed
As a group, we are very appreciative of the support given to us by Todd Franko, the Editor of the Youngstown Vindicator. Friends has been busy this spring at the Spring Commons Park located by the Mahoning River and the historic B & O Banquet Hall. Through the support of Neighborhood SUCCESS, a program of … Continue reading Thank You!