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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

WARREN, Ohio — Eastern Ohio Education Partnership has joined the StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network, the organization announced today. StriveTogether brings together more than 60 community partnerships from 31 states and Washington, D.C., that are working to connect cross-sector leaders around a common vision, improving educational outcomes for students, according to a news release announcing […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For the second consecutive month, sales of the Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze fell 11% from a year ago. Sales of the car totaled 23,598 in March. In February, sales were down nearly 16% from the same month a year earlier. Overall, General Motor Co.’s sales were down 2.4% in March with 249,875 cars, […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jeffrey C. Dick, chairman of the geological and environmental sciences department at Youngstown State University, has joined KU Resources Inc. to provide the environmental consulting firm his expertise on its work related to constructing midstream pipelines. KU Resources is a consulting firm in Duquesne, Pa., with a staff of 40 that specializes […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio – Lane restrictions go in place beginning Friday for the upcoming upgrades to U.S. Route 224 and state Route 11 in Canfield, the Ohio Department of Transportation announced Tuesday. Route 224 over Route 11 will be reduced to one lane in each direction to replace and widen the bridge over the state route. […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ted Strickland picked up the endorsement of former President Bill Clinton in his pursuit of the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio. Strickland announced in February that he would run against Portman, who i was elected in 2010, defeating Strickland’s lieutenant governor, Lee Fisher. Strickland lost reelection as […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Four city department heads and a member of City Council will be among the members of a committee to evaluate responses to the city’s request for qualifications from firms interested in designing an amphitheater and greenspace between the Market Street and South Avenue bridges. Sean McKinney, building and grounds commissioner, will head […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – New permits issued for horizontal wells in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale continued at a much slower pace during the week ended March 28, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. The agency awarded just four permits for the entire oil and gas play last week. Three permits were issued to American […]

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The employers, including nonprofits, at the Youngstown State University Job Fair Tuesday were recruiting interns as well as graduating seniors to fill entry-level positions. Almost all of he internships, open to graduate students as well as undergraduates, are paid positions that last anywhere from eight weeks to a year. Some run this […]

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