Golden String Radio News Archive

Pabstolutely 7 at The Royal Oaks

Ladies and gentlemen, The Royal Oaks and Golden String Radio are proud to present Pabstolutely 7 set for Saturday, Sept. 13 at The Royal Oaks in Youngstown. Bands in order of appearance: (Bands 1-6 play 35 minutes, bands 6-12 play 45-50 minutes approximately). 1. The Grease Monkeys 2. Wild Wings 3. Punk Willie 4. Idle […]

Drive For The Disabled to Benefit Golden String

View the article on : by Robert K. Yosay LOWELVILLE The 11th annual Golden String Drive for the Disabled will tee off June 13 at Knoll Run Golf Course, 1421 Coitsville-Struthers Road. The outing will benefit Golden String, which has the mission of enhancing the quality of life of disabled people in the community. The […]

2014 Beer, Wine, and Chocolate Taste a Smashing Success

Our own dj, Walter Mootz was a big winner at this year’s Golden String, “Beer, Wine, and Chocolate” Fundraiser. Not only did Walter get to sign autographs for throngs of adoring fans, he raised money for his upcoming Las Vegas vacation, and won a giant Whitman’s Sampler Candy Box to boot. Golden String was […]


White Wine 1. Tom Klopta 2. Charlie Shaffer 3. Dean Ciccone Fruit/Mead 1. Rich Tomory 2. Tammie Wormley 3. Tim Mincher Red Wine 1. Dominic and Tony Perrone 2. Vince and Dini Ricchiuti 3. Tom Klopta Beer 1. Josh Dunn 2. Dale Hendel 3. Bob Bero Hot Peppers 1. Antonio Sobara 2. Dini Ricchiuti

2014 Beer Wine and Chocolate Taste on April 26

The 2014 Golden String, Beer, Wine, and Chocolate Taste will be held on Saturday April 26, 2014 at the Father Snock Center at St. Matthias Church. See the event page for all the details, forms and contact info –

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On a computer? Just click here . On a mobile device? Use the TuneIn app . Here’s a little more detail on getting the most enjoyment from Golden String Radio at home, work or on the go. If you’re using your computer, just click on the “Listen Now” on our Website which takes you to here . You can […]

Chefs and Bakers Flourish Through Golden String Inc.

Golden String provides community outings and activities for our friends with level one waivers. Our Golden String Bowling League had over 80 bowlers this year alone!! Some of the events we attend are Cleveland Browns games, Pittsburgh Pirates games, day trips to Kennywood amusement Park, movies, concerts and much much more. Last year we even […]

Hope For The Heart

Golden String Radio’s first gospel show features Liberty’s own Daniel Frost and Purple Catter Paul Jackson playing a mix of contemporary and traditional gospel hymns. It’s an uplifting hour to power your weekend. ISLE’s Jason Murphy assists the men with their message. Catch Hope For the Heart every Friday from 3-4 PM.

January Golden String Radio Employee Spotlight: Rocco Bernard

Q. How many years have you worked at Golden String? A. 3 Q. In what department do you work? A. Candy Kiosk at Covelli Centre Q. Name someone from Golden String that inspires you and why? A. Elijah Pegram because He always tells me I am fired Q. What is your favorite candy bar? A. […]

2013 Golden String Holiday Party Brings over 400 Friends to the Georgetown

Our 2013 Golden String Inc. was a smashing success. Over 400 friends of Golden String attended and enjoyed food, drink, and camaraderie. All meals for Golden String clients, staff and volunteers were paid for by Golden String. Shown here looking quite dashing is Golden String friend, Desmond Williams, along with Golden String Director of Operations, […] DJ and Volunteer, Samantha Blasko Featured on TV 21

Our own DJ was recently featured on WFMJ TV 21. Samantha can also be heard many morning singing “The Star Spangled Banner” to start our daily radio programming. During this holiday season, Sam can also be heard daily singing Christmas Carols. We know she will hit it big! Check out the video: 21 News Now, More Local News for Youngstown, Ohio –

Golden String Inc. Joins Forces with County to Revive Oak Hill Cafeteria

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO: The Golden String Inc. friends will be baking, cooking, and cleaning at the former Southside Hospital, The Oak Hill Renaissance Building. Golden String Inc. entered into a contract with Mahoning County on November 21, 2013. The current Oak Hill Renaissance Building houses over 300 employees. There has been no cafeteria in the building […]

Our Disabilities Are Vital to our Spirit: A Note On Being Thankful For What We Have

By Jimmy Sutman Director of ISLE Inc. Director of Operations for Golden String Inc. Dear Friends, This holiday season please let us remember that the strength of our community is measured in how it treats those on the fringes of society. Here, at ISLE, the Purple Cat, and Golden String Inc., we have the great fortune to […]

2013 Golden String Fundraiser

Proceeds to benefit Dave Kellogg Woodshop for Adults with Disabilities: CLEVELAND BROWNS vs PITTSBURGH STEELERS November 24th Noon to 6PM $25 per ticket Purple Cat Farm 4738 McCartney Rd. Lowellville OH, 44436 Food and Beer provided Block Pools & Games For tickets call CONI @ 330-503-2584

Musical Madness Trivia: Prizes Galore on

On October 17, 2013 a new feature, Musical Madness Trivia will explode all over . Musical Madness Trivia will take place every weekday at noon. Here is how it works. Each weekday at noon, a Golden String Radio DJ will ask a musical trivia question. The first person to call the studio at  330-743-0000, ext. 27  with the correct answer will win the day’s prize. Prizes range from gift certificates, […]

2013 Big Purple Cat Scoreboard Show

Hey folks! It’s that time of the year again for the most original and exciting high school football show on the planet. Our field correspondents head out every Friday night to a local game and get video footage of the game, bands, cheerleaders, fans, interviews with coaches and players… and more! At the half they […]

2013 Golden String Walk-A-Thon at the Shops at Boardman Park

Please support Golden String Inc. by sponsoring a “walker” or volunteering at the 2013 Golden String Inc. Walk-A-Thon on Sunday October 20 at 10:00am at the Shops at Boardman Park. Golden String’s clients will be asking for sponsors for the event. You can sponsor as little as $1.00! It means the world to our adults with disabilities. […]

July’s Golden String Radio Employee Spotlight: Eugene Hopkins

Q. How many years have you worked at ISLE? A. I come every day. 5 days a week, 3 years. Q. What department do you work in? A. Cleaning crew… something like that. Q. Name someone else from ISLE (a client) that inspires you and why? A. Mark Castro because he’s on the radio. Q. […]

Youngstown BeerFest 2013

Kicking off on Monday, September 30th Youngstown BeerFest is a week-long series of brew-centric events culminating in the Saturday grand-finale at the Covelli Centre on Saturday October 5th. Join us and enjoy over 200 beers from across the country. From the micros to the majors, from the locals to the nationals, the Youngstown BeerFest is most anticipated […]

Music Fest 2013 Live Performances Replay

Today, Saturday, June 8, we’ll be broadcasting the live performances from the 1st Annual Golden String Music Fest 2013 Winter Edition starting promptly at 4pm directly after Return to Paradise Isle with Keith Mc. Tune in . Enjoy life. Have a ball!