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Friday, January 6, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Diane Sauer will be the featured speaker Jan. 10 at the Warren YWCA’s Networking to Empower Women Night, discussing her career and experiences as an entrepreneur. The meeting will be held at the YWCA of Warren, 375 N. Park Ave. The meeting, which begins at 5 p.m., is free. The first half […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The rig count in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale edged upward during the week ended Dec. 31 compared with the previous week, according to the latest update from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ODNR reports there were 23 rigs in operation across the Ohio portion of the Utica last week, while 22 […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The upgrade of the Wick Avenue corridor is ahead of schedule but the debut of the new amphitheater and riverfront park likely will wait until 2018, Mayor John McNally said Wednesday. McNally, who filed his petitions for a second a term at the Mahoning County Board of Elections this morning, reflected on the […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The upgrade of the Wick Avenue corridor is ahead of schedule but the debut of the new amphitheater and riverfront park likely will wait until 2018, Mayor John McNally said Wednesday. McNally, who filed his petitions for a second a term at the Mahoning County Board of Elections this morning, reflected on the […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – The Rotary Club of Warren’s third annual Slice of the Valley pizza competition will be held Feb. 18 at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Warren. The contest, held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Proceeds from the pizza contest will support Rotary International projects to help the victims of acid attacks in […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Joseph Nohra Jr. has resigned as Struthers City Schools superintendent to become chief of operations for Youngstown City Schools, Krish Mohip announced Wednesday night. Nohra, who will be paid $115,000, assumes his new post Jan. 23. He submitted his resignation to the Struthers school board when it met in special session last […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Omarosa Manigault, who came to prominence on President-elect Donald Trump’s reality series “The Apprentice,” will join Trump in the White House. Trump’s transition team announced Wednesday afternoon that Manigault, formerly of Youngstown, would serve as assistant to the president and director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison. “These individuals will […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As time ticks off on the countdown to kickoff for the FCS National Championship game, fans across the Mahoning Valley — and the nation — are getting ready and making their plans for how – and where – to watch the big game. Here and nationwide, watch parties are organized to give […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The 65-foot long mural designed and installed by the late John Benninger, long-time art teacher at the former Rayen High School, and his students will go on display Friday at the Tyler History Center downtown. The Mahoning Valley Historical Society said Wednesday that it would hold a press event Friday morning to […]

Thursday, January 5, 2017

CANFIELD, Ohio — The culinary program at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center has been selected by the National Center for Hospitality Studies at Sullivan University as one of the nation’s “Elite 50” culinary programs. It’s the third year the school has earned the designation from Sullivan University, a private school based in Louisville, […]

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