Entries by Tara Mady

New and Returning Flavors to Try at Youngstown Coffee Shops

Nothing quite beats the feeling of sipping warm, spiced coffee on a chilly fall morning, don’t you agree? Lucky for you, the locally owned coffee shops in Mahoning County have pulled out all the stops this year, with the release and return of a wide variety of seasonal flavors! Check them out below.   High […]

How to Complete Snapshots of Youngstown – Fall 2020 in One Weekend

We’re giving away twenty $25 gift cards to Youngstown-area local businesses in exchange for photos of your travels throughout Mahoning County! Patronize our local businesses using the suggestions listed in the seven categories we’ve created. Select five of the seven categories that interest you the most, and take a photo of your experiences (please follow […]

Outdoor Heated Patios in the Youngstown Area

With the cooler temperatures, check out our listing of restaurants in Youngstown & Mahoning County that have added heaters and/or fire pits to their outdoor patios. Please call individual restaurants for more information.   Another Round Bar and Grille | Visit Website (at Reserve Run Golf Course) 625 E. Western Reserve Rd., Poland, 330-758-1017 Aqua Pazzo […]

5 Must-Try Fall Treats at White House Fruit Farm

The fall season and White House Fruit Farm in Youngstown, OH go together like peanut butter and jelly. From their Pumpkin Pavilion to their market filled to the brim with seasonal goodies, what’s not to love? Skim below for five must-try fall treats found at White House Fruit Farm!   Fresh-Baked Donuts Baked fresh each […]

Enjoy Fall in Youngstown

Plan a fall road trip to Youngstown & Mahoning County and enjoy the beautiful autumn foliage, top-quality golf courses, award-winning wineries, world-renowned art museum, and family fun events.   Fall Color in Mill Creek MetroParks Enjoy the beautiful fall color in Mill Creek MetroParks. With forty-five miles of scenic trails to explore, boardwalks, paved walkways […]

10 New Must-Try Restaurants in Youngstown

Since March, the pandemic has left many cities scrambling to recover from the mess left in its wake. However, Mahoning County’s restaurant and bar scene has emerged stronger than ever – with ten new dining spaces opening up! Check out what they’re serving below.   Beef and Keg Just last month, a Mahoning Valley staple, […]

Plan a Visit to These Markets Before the End of Summer

Before you pick up those school supply lists and cover up the grill, journey to some of the best markets in the Mahoning Valley, each stocked full with their own fresh fruits, veggies and locally crafted goods. Here’s a few you don’t want to miss before the end of summer.   Youngstown Flea The Youngstown […]

Which Handel’s Flavor Are You? Take Our Quiz!

A trip to Youngstown, especially in the summer, just isn’t complete without a stop at one of the six Handel’s ice cream shops in Mahoning County. And this month, our beloved brand celebrates its 75th Anniversary! Celebrate with us by taking our special ice cream personality quiz.   75 Years of Handel’s On a hot […]

Where to Find Youngstown Fair Food Favorites 

From homemade Italian sausage sandwiches to hand-kneaded stromboli, fair food holds a special place in our Youngstown hearts. Here are some popular Mahoning County fair food vendors and where to find them this summer.   DiRusso’s Sausage Since 1963, DiRusso’s Sausage has been serving up their famous homemade Italian sausage sandwiches to festival and fair […]

Family Guide to Mill Creek Park: Summer Edition

Spanning over 4,500 acres and filled with winding trails, calm lakes and sprawling playgrounds, Mill Creek MetroParks offers ample opportunities for families to explore. Continue reading for more details on a variety of family-friendly activities at Mill Creek.   Family-Friendly Hike and Bike Trails Between navigating strollers and managing young kids, hiking and biking trips […]