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    Farewell from Ray of Car Talk

    On September 30th, 2017, WYSU will air Car Talk for the final time. A staple of WYSU's schedule for decades, Car Talk has enjoyed success unlike any other public radio program both on WYSU and stations around the country.

    Car Talk host, Ray Magliozzi, bids a very fond farewell to the program's loyal listeners:

  • Costa Rica

    Go to Costa Rica with WYSU

    WYSU is headed to Costa Rica and you're invited! Visit breathtaking tropical landscapes and exciting urban cityscapes with the very best of company on this 9-day tour directed by a professional guide from our partners, GoAhead Tours.

  • WYSU group dining at La Contessa Giovanna's Casa Bianca, Sicily

    From Barbara Krauss -- A Favorite Recipe from the Sicily Tour

    On one sunny day of our tour, the WYSU travelers were invited to share an afternoon meal on a huge rustic estate called Casa Bianca, located in a fertile and picturesque part of Sicily. Casa Bianca is owned and run by a Sicilian contessa. The Contessa graciously prepared a fabulous feast for us, showcasing many delectable items grown on her own land. The meal was magnificent!

  • The "Y" -- YSU logo

    WYSU-FM Open Meeting Policy

    The Youngstown State University's Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board. The Board's general meetings and Institutional Engagement Committee Meetings address WYSU business. These meetings are open to the public.

    The WYSU Advisory Board meetings are also open to the public.

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  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two chefs from Taiwan, Chi-wen Chen and Ching-Long Huang, will visit the Valley Sept. 5 to 8, as one of five stops across the U.S. in the 2017 Tour of Taiwan Gourmet Cuisines. Chen and Huang will cook with students at the Mahoning, Trumbull and Choffin career centers. In addition...
  • WARREN, Ohio — The Trumbull County Historical Society has been selected to participate in the Museum Assessment Program (MAP), which is administered by the American Alliance of Museums. The program helps museums strengthen operations, plan for the future, and meet standards through self-study and a...
  • NEW CASTLE, Pa. — The New Castle Community YMCA will mark its 150th anniversary with a Celebration Gala Sept. 30. The event will be held at The New Englander with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The program will include music by Pittsburgh party/brass band...

Writer's Almanac

  • Inscription for the Ceiling of a Bedroom by Dorothy Parker

    Daily dawns another day;
    I must up, to make my way.
    Though I dress and drink and eat,
    Move my fingers and my feet,
    Learn a little, here and there,
    Weep and laugh and sweat and swear,
    Hear a song, or watch a stage,
    Leave some words upon a page,

Composer's Datebook

  • Dali and Bejart and Alessandro Scarlatti in Venice

    Opera-goers today often lament the rise of intrusive stage directors who feel the need to reinterpret a composer's work in startling and often deliberately provocative ways.