Golden String Radio News Archive

Purple Cat Music Class on Take 5

Check out the Purple Cat Music Class ( PCMC ) in this edition of Take 5 With the Regional Chamber. [youtube id=”X-HC75C6dlY”] Come and jam with our friends at The Purple Cat in this installment of Take 5 with the Regional Chamber ! We joined in on one of Purple Cat’s music classes and visited with some rock stars to learn […]

Items needed for our clients

DONATIONS WANTED for our friends with disabilities: From time to time, our folks with disabilities need some items and cannot afford them. Golden String Inc. is currently on the lookout for the following items for their individuals with special needs: Records and CDs Appliances Dressers Suspenders (for males) Belts (for males) Radios Fishing equipment Golf […]

Check Out Gallagher’s Lunch Bucket

Please don’t forget about Gallagher’s Lunch Bucket for breakfast and lunch, Monday through Friday! Your patronage supports wonderful folks like these! We have a crew that is full of smiles and ready to work! 1st Floor of the Oakhill Renaissance Building on Youngstown’s South side.

Chuck from Uniontown: An inspiring Pirates Fan

Radio show regular ‘Chuck from Uniontown’ hangs on to every Pirates pitch By Chris Togneri Saturday, May 9, 2015, 9:00 p.m. A Pirates flag, two crucifixes and framed photos of Roberto Clemente hang above his bed. A radio — tuned always to the Pirates flagship station — sits nearby; an oft-used telephone is within arm’s […]

Goldenstringradio.org Obtains New Handicapped Accessible Vehicle

If you see a sharp, black, Ford Transit with wheelchair accessibility, please give a wave and a honk! You are seeing the newest member of the goldenstringradio.org fleet. The van will be used to transfer folks to and from our goldenstringradio.org studio and activities. Givin’ is Livin’!

Golden String DJ Visits with The Temptations

On Sunday November 16, 2014, Goldenstringradio.org DJ, Eugene Hopkins visited the classic Motown musical group, The Temptations. The Temptations were in Warren, Ohio at the Packard Music Hall. Only one original Temptation is still alive, Otis Williams. When asked who is favorite Temptation is, Eugene responded, “Otis! He is 73 years old and still singing […]

Soups at Gallagher’s

Oak Hill Youngstown, Ohio – Gallagher’s Lunchbucket is offering savory soups to warm you up in this chilly season. Some of the favorites are the Steak and Ale, a creamy potato soup made with steak, hops, and barley and the Beantowne Chili. Any day of the week you can get a melty grilled cheese with […]

The Santa Shuffle

December 10, 2014 Come out & show your support for these local organizations this holiday season: V2 Los Gallos Downtown Draught House Avalon Downtown Sneakerville Martini Bros. Burger Bar O’Donald’s Irish Pub Downtown 11am to 4pm 10am Registration at the Draught House

Friends & Family Night at El Vallarta

view/download the full-res flyer… here To Whom It May Concern: I am writing on behalf of Golden String, a 501©3 Non-Profit Organization in Youngstown, Ohio. Golden String was created in 2001 to reach beyond the physical needs of disabled persons and offers opportunities to increase personal fulfillment. Imagination and creativity are cultivated through a wide range […]

Pabstolutely 7: A Raging Success

LOWER EAST SIDE OF YOUNGSTOWN: On Saturday September 13, 2014, Music and Pabst Blue Ribbon flowed at the Pabstolutely Fest, with all proceeds benefiting Golden String Inc. and Goldenradio.org. The bands were loud and definitely rocked on a crisp late summer Saturday. Special thanks goes out to: Joe Stilson (Goldenstringradio.org DJ): Pabstolutely commissioner BJ Lisko: […]

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 Vindy.com : 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 goldenstringradio.org 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 […]

WINNERS OF THE 2014 GOLDEN STRING INC. “BEER, WINE, AND CHOCOLATE TASTE”

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 – http://www.goldenstringradio.org/event/2014-beer-wine-and-chocolate-taste/

How to listen to us…

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, […]