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For more than a decade, Gertie Gross and her husband, Richard, watched as an empty house next to their home on Ivanhoe Avenue decayed into a den for squatters and drug use. The South Side couple – who had lived in the Lansingville neighborhood for nearly 60 years – didn’t imagine the house would ever be cleaned up, let alone rehabilitated and sold. Then the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. got involved. 

An effort was made Wednesday to preserve Youngstown’s Lansingville neighborhood — which is on the south side near Pemberton Park. 

The Business Journal sat down with Chairman Gordon Wean of the Wean Foundation for their Thought Leaders segment. 

A school bus in Youngstown wasn’t driving on the road, rather, it was on the sidewalk.

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley awarded $379,430 in grants and distributions in its first grant cycle of the year, the organization announced.