Local News

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Law Director Martin Hume would like to see guidelines in place that address the issue of relatives of Youngstown officials who seek funds from the city. Hume cast the sole dissenting vote on the motion before the Youngstown Initiative committee Monday to approve a $39,599 performance grant for Artis’ Tender Love & […]

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

CHAMPION TOWNSHIP, Ohio – The Trumbull County Planning Commission will provide an overview of its update to Champion Township’s comprehensive plan at a public meeting June 22. The meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in the Technology Building, Room 117, on the Kent State University at Trumbull campus. At the meeting, planning commission staff […]

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

AKRON – The Development Fund of the Western Reserve Inc. has been allocated $45 million in federal funds, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan announced Monday. The fund is a private non-profit managed by the Development Finance Authority of Summit County. Its purpose is to enable investments that target eligible low-income communities throughout its 18-county service area, […]

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society will offer students the chance to explore local history at its source during its My Town, Your Town, Youngstown Summer Day Camp at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The five-day camp, which runs July 6-10, will feature field trips to several historic sites and landmarks. Participants […]

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Houston-based Halcon Resources Corp. has resumed oil and gas exploration in Trumbull County, more than a year after the company declared it would suspend its program in the northern tier of the Utica shale in eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania, according to the latest data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. […]

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

MONACA, Pa. – Shell Chemical has closed on a deal to purchase 1,000 acres in Beaver County along the Ohio River intended for a multi-billion dollar ethane cracker plant. However, the energy giant has not made a final decision on whether it will move forward with the project. “We will make our decision when our […]

Monday, June 15, 2015

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