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Friday, April 24, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – Efforts to bring business back to Warren after years of decline, improve the city’s ailing infrastructure, upgrade city buildings and revitalize downtown are beginning to pay off, Mayor Doug Franklin told the audience at today’s Good Morning Warren breakfast. Franklin admitted he has a problem when he was writing the State of […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation’s board of directors this morning approved a revamped payment system that will enable private employers to pay their annual workers’ compensation premiums in two, four, six or 12 installments. Also under the new flexible payment system, businesses will be billed before receiving coverage instead of the […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – ValleyCare Health System of Ohio cut the ribbon Thursday evening for its new Center for Joint Replacement at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. Based on a national best practice model for hip and knee replacements and structured around the fundamental principles of wellness, the program has a customer service focus and is aimed at […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

PITTSBURGH – F.N.B. Corp., holding company of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, Thursday reported record first-quarter net income of $40.34 million, $38.33 million of which is available to common shareholders, or 22 cents per common share. This compares to $39.39 million net income, $37.29 million of which was available to common shareholders, or 21 cents […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

MIDDLEFIELD, Ohio – Middlefield Banc Corp., holding company of The Middlefield Banking Co., reports first-quarter net income of $1.63 million, or 79 cents per common share. This compares to net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2014, of $1.76 million, or 87 cents per basic common share and 86 cents per diluted common share. […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Brazilian companies that considered building a cracker plant near Parkersburg, W. Va., are reevaluating whether they will make the billion-dollar investment in light of the current oil and gas market. The companies, Braskem and Odebrecht, announced the potential $3.8 billion project, the Appalachian Shale Cracker Enterprise, known as Project Ascent, in […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

PITTSBURGH – F.N.B. Corp., holding company of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, Thursday reported record first-quarter net income of $40.34 million, $38.33 million of which is available to common shareholders, or 22 cents per common share. This compares to $39.39 million net income, $37.29 million of which was available to common shareholders, or 21 cents […]

Friday, April 24, 2015

WASHINGTON – Two area military bases stand to receive $12.7 million in the fiscal year 2016 House Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill, or MIL-CON. The bill appropriates $9.4 million to Youngstown Air Reserve Station to upgrade its outdated indoor firing range and $3.3 million to the Ravenna Joint Military Training Center […]

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