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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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National Public Radio

  • Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, Adm. Scott Swift, answers questions during a news conference on Tuesday.

    Remains Of Some Missing Sailors Found In 'Sealed Compartments' On USS John S. McCain

    The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet says Navy divers have found remains of some of the 10 missing sailors aboard the USS John S. McCain after the guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant vessel in waters off Singapore earlier this week.

    Adm. Scott H. Swift, speaking at a news conference in Singapore, said the Malaysian navy, which is conducting a search at sea in the area where the collision took place on Monday, has also reported finding remains, but it was not yet clear if they were from the McCain.

  • Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a...
  • In Solar Trade Dispute, Will Proposed Tariffs Cost Industry Jobs?

    Before a solar project, Mark Holohan usually gives his customers plenty of time to mull over the cost. But lately, installers are scooping up panels so quickly that Holohan has trouble guaranteeing a price for too long. "We have a sort of panic buying mode in the marketplace right...

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The Business Journal

  • WARREN, Ohio – Avalon Holdings Corp., which provides waste management services and owns Avalon Resorts and Clubs, reports second-quarter net income of $14.6 million, only $100,000 of which is attributable to common stock, or three cents per common share. This compares to second-quarter 2016 net...
  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For seven years, Tracy Jordan ran Happy Campers Learning Center out of her home. As her clientele grew and she faced the limit of what her Type B day care license allowed, she began looking for new space. She settled on a site, the Bethlehem Lutheran Church on Midlothian...
  • WARREN, Ohio – United Way of Trumbull County and 100 Men of Warren are joining together to “cheer” Warren City Schools students back to school this morning. At 7:15 a.m., volunteers will meet at the Harding Façade before heading to Warren G. Harding High School at 7:45. Afterward, volunteers will...

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.