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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Air Force Col. Jeff Shaffer knows the three things visitors to an air show want most. They want something loud. They want something fast. And they want something that’s going to look cool. With those three things in mind, he took the lead in planning the Thunder Over the Valley air […]

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The airline that briefly provided flights from the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport to Chicago last year has filed a countersuit against the Western Reserve Port Authority, saying it never misled the port authority about interline agreements between the company and any connecting carrier. In papers filed with the U.S. Court for the Northern […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The number of oil and gas rigs operating in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale climbed to 27 as of June 9, according to the latest data posted by oil and gas supplier Baker Hughes Inc. It is the highest rig count so far this year in the Utica and the highest in more […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For too many years, John Rossi says, the “military assets” in the Mahoning Valley and eastern Ohio were “out of sight, out of mind.” Rossi is president of the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber Foundation. That began to change in 2015, he says, when the Regional Chamber launched an initiative to raise the […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The annual Ron Stoops Sr. and Anthony Pelini Memorial Foundation Bocce Social will be held noon to 6 p.m. June 25 at the MVR Restaurant. Proceeds from the event will benefit several Mahoning Valley charities. In addition to a 24-team bocce tournament, the social also features a raffle for several autographed items […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The annual Ron Stoops Sr. and Anthony Pelini Memorial Foundation Bocce Social will be held noon to 6 p.m. June 25 at the MVR Restaurant. Proceeds from the event will benefit several Mahoning Valley charities. In addition to a 24-team bocce tournament, the social also features a raffle for several autographed items […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society will host two youth summer camps in July and registration is now open. The first camp – My Town, Your Town, Youngstown – is for kids ages 8 to 12 and runs July 10 through 14. The course covers the history of the Mahoning Valley from ancient […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – The opening of the first Meijer supermarket in the Mahoning Valley is three years off, maybe longer, but anticipation of the chain’s entry is already stimulating interest in the Austintown real estate market. So says real estate professional Jim Grantz, a broker and associate with Edward J. Lewis Inc., Youngstown. In fact, […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Trumbull Art Gallery will host its annual Summerfest Art Parade on Warren’s Courthouse Square beginning at 11:30 a.m. June 30. A music program sponsored by the Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County and Chalk the Walk will kick off at noon. Throughout the day, face-painting and free hot dogs and ice cream […]

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oil and natural gas production from horizontal wells across eastern Ohio’s Utica shale increased during the first quarter of 2017 versus the previous quarter, according to the latest data released from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Natural gas output continues to rise in the Utica, according to ODNR. During the first […]

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