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Friday, June 23, 2017

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – After two weeks of whirlwind negotiations, Compco Industries today announced it has acquired Quaker Mfg. Corp. of Salem. “I’m ecstatic,” said Rick Fryda, president and CEO of Compco. “It’s a good feeling and this was done in a very short amount of time.” Quaker employees were informed June 9 that the plant […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Victoria Rush can still remember where she and future husband, Carlos, sat during one of their first dates at the Mocha House in Warren. “It was at that table right over there,” she said, pointing at it. They’ve been married for nearly 24 years. “I loved the food so much that I […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Victoria Rush can still remember where she and future husband, Carlos, sat during one of their first dates at the Mocha House in Warren. “It was at that table right over there,” she said, pointing at it. They’ve been married for nearly 24 years. “I loved the food so much that I […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

GREENVILLE, Pa. – Thiel College is accepting applications for the Marion G. Resch Science Scholarship program, open to students in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Five $6,000 Resch scholarships are available to home-schooled students and recent high school graduates who will be attending Thiel this autumn. Half of the Resch scholarships are awarded to women. […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A study by J.D Power ranks the Chevrolet Cruze as one of the top compact cars in the country. In its annual Initial Quality Study, the Lordstown-built Cruze was ranked No. 2 among its peers, behind the Kia Forte. The study examines the number of problems new-car buyers and lessees experience during […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

HERMITAGE, Pa. – After surviving one of the hottest and most humid summer seasons on record, Solar Atmospheres of Western PA constructed a climate-controlled environment for the daily operation of its new all-metal hot-zoned vacuum furnace. The critical climate within the room is controlled using a high quality HVAC system and equipped with dehumidifiers and customizable […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Chef Mark Canzonetta knew what he was getting into when he appeared on the Food Network reality show “Guy’s Grocery Games.” He worked for the host, celebrity chef Guy Fieri, for two years. “I had to do some crazy things for Guy,” Canzonetta recalls. “At his talent agency, I had to prepare […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

NILES, Ohio – Shepherd of the Valley is hosting a free document shred event from 9 a.m. to noon tomorrow at 1500 McKinley Ave. Businesses and consumers are invited to bring up to five banker-sized boxes to be shredded. Documents should be removed from binders but staples, paper clips, spiral notebooks and rubber bands are acceptable. […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

NILES, Ohio – Shepherd of the Valley is hosting a free document shred event from 9 a.m. to noon June 24 at 1500 McKinley Ave. Businesses and consumers are invited to bring up to five banker-sized boxes to be shredded. Documents should be removed from binders but staples, paper clips, spiral notebooks and rubber bands are […]

Friday, June 23, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Valley Legacy Awards, recognizing outstanding seniors and senior advocates from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana Counties, is now accepting nominations for honorees for the 2017 awards. The awards honor people who deserve recognition for a lifetime of working to improve the Mahoning Valley, as well as to individuals who have provided exceptional […]

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