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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

 WARREN, Ohio — United Way of Trumbull County is celebrating the GivingTuesday with Dine Out at nearby restaurants to help provide turkeys for those in need. GivingTuesday, a United Way spokesman explains, “is a global day of giving that joins the collective power of individuals, businesses and organizations to encourage good will and celebrate generosity.” […]

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Better Business Bureau serving Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull Counties will hold its annual meeting of Accredited Businesses on Nov. 30 at the Covelli Centre, says Carol Potter, president of the BBB. A networking breakfast that precedes the meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in the Huntington Bank VIP Lounge. Accredited Businesses are […]

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Changes in trade relations are among the likely consequences for business in the Mahoning Valley with the incoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump, several panelists said Monday. Last night featured the City Club of the Mahoning Valley’s second forum, this one focusing on the results of last week’s election and the impact […]

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nordson Corp. will receive a 60% 10-year Enterprise Zone property tax abatement to help fund its $25 million relocation of three manufacturing operations to the former Tamarkin warehouse at 375 Victoria Road in Austintown. Township trustees voted to approve the property tax break at their meeting Wednesday night. It will help fund […]

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

WARREN, Ohio — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, joined U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, Monday to launch an initiative in the Mahoning Valley intended to prepare male minority students for college by linking them with adult mentors. The initiative, My Brother’s Keeper Ohio, was presented at a press event Monday at the Trumbull Campus […]

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 […]

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