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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – The fate of establishment figures in both parties is one of the factors driving the debate over leadership of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said Monday. Ryan, who with U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown attended yesterday’s launch of the Mahoning Valley’s My Brother’s Keeper at the Kent […]

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – The fate of establishment figures in both parties is one of the factors driving the debate over leadership of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said Monday. Ryan, who with U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown attended yesterday’s launch of the Mahoning Valley’s My Brother’s Keeper at the Kent […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – House Democrats “need to have a conversation” about the direction of their leadership, whether or not that means U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan as leader of the minority caucus, Ryan said this morning. Ryan responded to news, first reported by The Business Journal, that he is considering a challenge to one-time mentor Nancy […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two area banks are joining forces with Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley to provide food to those in need as the holiday season approaches. On Tuesday, Citizens Bank will join Second Harvest for a media event to kick off its holiday food drive for the 12th year with a […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Seventeen Youngstown State University freshmen are mentoring with senior campus leaders and gaining work experience as members of the inaugural class of Navarro Executive Fellows. The program, offered for the first time this fall and designed for minority students, is named in honor of philanthropists Shorty and Elba Navarro who this year donated […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

This cartoon from our August 1992 issue relates to the fraud allegations against Michael “Mickey” Monus, the businessman behind the successful Phar-Mor discount drug chain. Monus was convicted in 1994 in what was the largest corporate fraud case in U.S history at the time.

Monday, November 14, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, is being mentioned as a candidate for House minority leader, potentially pitting him against his mentor, Nancy Pelosi. The Business Journal emailed Ryan’s spokesman Friday asking for comment. As of this posting, no response has been received. The Washington Post reported late Sunday that “a small […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – Avalon Holdings Corp., owner of Avalon Resorts and Clubs, reported third-quarter net income of $800,000, or 21 cents a share to its holders of common stock. This compares to third-quarter net income a year ago of $500,000, or 14 cents per common share. Net operating revenues for the quarter ended Sept. 30 […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

SALEM, Ohio — Three mechanical arms grab an aluminum tube and place it just above a series of guide rollers that lead into a sophisticated laser-cutting machine. Just before the material is loaded, software automatically calculates the dimensions and geometry of the tube to ensure accuracy. Once the aluminum is set on the guides, an […]

Monday, November 14, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio — Kennsington Golf Club and CTW Development Corp. have teamed up with the local U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program for its annual toy drive. Toys will be collected now through Dec. 8. Kennsington, located in Canfield’s Westford Lifestyle Community, is collecting new, unwrapped toys for the organization to give to […]

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