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Friday, March 13, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — U.S. Sen. Rob Portman is standing firm on his position that the letter he and 46 other Republican senators sent to leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran this week can strengthen the Obama administration’s position in negotiations over its nuclear program. “I signed it because I think it helps get the […]

Friday, March 13, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

KENT, Ohio — Kent State University President Beverly Warren today signed two agreements with Dankook University of Seoul, South Korea, that expanded the schools’ existing partnerships. Joining Warren at the ceremony was the president of Dankook University, Chang Ho-sung. “A top priority for Kent State is to expand our global reach and enhance opportunities for […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Boardman Subaru and Subaru of America Inc. this morning presented a check for $25,877 to Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley as part of the automaker’s “Share the Love” campaign. Boardman Subaru will also donate an additional $5,000 to Akron Children’s Mahoning Valley, the company said. Rob Fellman, president of Boardman Subaru, presented […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

CLEVELAND – The NASA Glenn Research Center here and Cleveland Clinic Innovations, the commercialization arm of the Cleveland Clinic, are entering into a joint collaboration that will bring NASA’s aeronautics and spaceflight engineering expertise to CCI’s Global Healthcare Innovations Alliance, a collaboration of health-care systems, academic institutions and corporate partners. The entities will work together […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO — Forget having to wait three weeks for a tax refund if you’re filing your return online, or even six to eight weeks if you mail yours in. Ralph Wolfe of Cincinnati reports he’s been told he’ll have to wait nearly a year for his refund, because someone filed a fraudulent income tax […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Mercy College of Ohio will expand its associate of science in nursing program and offer it in an evening/weekend format at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, the college announced Wednesday. The program, which begins in August, will be in addition to the daytime format and other degree and certificate options now offered here […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

NEW CASTLE, Pa. — On a frigid bright afternoon, Kinorea Tigri watches as a driver navigates a large flatbed truck backward through an opening of 10 feet bracketed by two orange cones. Across the yard, others are operating backhoe equipment and practicing maneuvers essential to earning the credentials necessary to join one of the most […]

Thursday, March 12, 2015

SALEM, Ohio — The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its first Business Connection Luncheon of the year Wednesday, informing businesses of coming changes to the state Workers’ Compensation system. On July 1, the Bureau of Workers Compensation will convert to an advance coverage system from a retroactive system, said Christine Williams, a business consultant […]

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