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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The president of the organization that represents oil and gas drillers in Ohio offered his assurances today that the state has adequate resources to address issues such as the injection well spill discovered last week in Vienna Township (READ STORY). David Hill, president of the Ohio Oil and Gas Association, said he […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber today announced the formation of an economic development partnership with the Ohio Farm Bureau to promote the growth of the agriculture industry in a nine-county region of northeast Ohio. The partnership results from more than a year of discussions to define a joint strategy to better serve […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Sister Jerome’s Mission: College program recently received $10,000 in contributions from three philanthropic organizations. The program, which is now assisting 10 city college students to complete their education and secure a good job, received $5,000 from the Thomases Family Endowment, $3,000 from the Frances Shermer Charitable Trust and $2,000 from the Zita […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jacqueline T. Williams was appointed Monday by Gov. John R. Kasich Monday to lead the Ohio Department of Commerce. Williams was chief of the Minority Business Development Division in the Ohio Development Services Agency. She replaces Andre T. Porter who Kasich appointed to the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio on Feb. 20. […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — It might have been a patient who became addicted to a prescription painkiller used to treat a sports injury or an injury sustained in a traffic accident. Once the prescription expired, the dependence on the drug did not, leaving the person to seek alternatives – a stronger narcotic such as heroin, for […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – The Warren Philharmonic Orchestra will hold its spring fundraiser 6-8 p.m. May 1 at the Hartford Hill Winery. Located at 3864 Bushnell Campbell Road in Fowler, the winery is one of Trumbull County’s newest businesses, a project of Randy and Carolyn Wyand. The main building at the winery, with seating for 250, […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

VIENNA, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has ordered five injection wells operated by Kleese Development Associates, Warren, to cease operations after it found the company is responsible for contamination of a nearby pond and wetland. ODNR oil and gas chief Richard Simmers issued the order April 3, one day after the agency […]

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio — An  engineering firm that does most of its business with the steel industry has grown in 35 years from a four-man operation to 70 in North America and Europe. Globex Corp. performs mechanical and structural engineering services for steel and metals manufacturers and is consistently looking to diversify and grow, says the […]

Monday, April 6, 2015

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