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    10 Things You Don't Know About Youngstown, Ohio

    SPOILER: It's Awesome

    1. Youngstown is ranked one of the best cities to raise a family

    2. Innovation Happens in Youngstown

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    The National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute (NAMII) was created by a landmark $85 million public-private partnership in the Tech Belt (which was conceived in 2007 by Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH), education, business, and community leaders in the Youngstown region to re-imagine the future of the community). In President Obama’s 2012 State of the Union Address he called on Congress to create 15 more institutes across the country using Youngstown’s NAMII as a model.

    3. Youngstown is the center of the college football coaching world

    4. Youngstown has the 2nd largest metropolitan park in the nation

    5. It's One of the Best Places to Buy a House

    6. Youngstown has one of the best start-up incubators the world

    7. Youngstown Leads the Nation in Export Growth

    8. Ranked as one of the best places to start a business

    9. This guy's from Youngstown