Local News

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Roofing Contractor magazine ranks Simon Roofing 11th on its annual list of largest roofers in the United States, up from 12th in 2015. The list, based on self-reported revenue, includes both commercial and residential roofing companies, according to a news release announcing the ranking. All of Simon Roofing’s revenue is attributable to […]

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Workers from Roger Kreps Drywall & Plastering Co. Inc. carried sheets of drywall inside the Boardman office of the Home Savings and Loan Co. late Tuesday afternoon as bank officers and township trustees got ready to have their pictures taken outside tossing shovelfuls of dirt toward the parking lot. Inside, tellers were […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Vice President Joe Biden will appear at UAW Local 1714’s union hall, 2121 Salt Springs Road, Thursday to rally support for the Democratic Party’s nominee for president, Hillary Clinton, the Clinton campaign announced today. Biden is scheduled to speak at 11 a.m. and doors open at 9:30 a.m., according to the release. […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers Bank has begun offering its customers Apple Pay so they can use their smartphones to pay bills in retail outlets, the bank announced late Monday. In participating stores, Apple Pay will work with iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch, said Kevin Helmick, president and CEO of the bank. Within […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– Stambaugh Auditorium will host the 19th Annual Stambaugh Pillars Fashion Show on Nov. 2. The event is sponsored in part by Sherman Creative, WKBN, and WYTV. Festivities kick off with a social hour at 10:30 a.m. A plated lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m, and the Fashion Show begins at 12:30 p.m. […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Registrations are being accepted for the 9th Annual Women’s Leadership Conference Sept. 30. The event, sponsored by the YWCA of Youngstown, will be held at the Holiday Inn in Boardman. Topics include workplace safety, conflict resolution, negotiations, financial planning and multi-generations in the workplace. The conference includes guest speakers, vendor and resource […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – Workers are preparing the site where, after more than two years in the making, Girard-based Windsor House Inc. is building a $12 million skilled nursing and rehabilitation center. “We’re thrilled to be moving forward, and we’re thankful to both the city and the township,” says Dan Rowland, Windsor House’s director of marketing. […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Penguins have been here before. The overpowering defense, the middling offense, the powerhouse conference slate, the season following up a late season slide – none of it is new to the Youngstown State University football team. And in the second year of the Bo Pelini regime, all efforts through training camp […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

PITTSBURGH – PNC Bank has made its 9,000 ATMs more secure to use, Ken Justice, its senior vice president responsible for ATMs, said Monday. The upgrades allow the machines to read cards with chips, which are harder to counterfeit than the older cards that employ magnetic-stripe technology. PNC-issued cards along with Visa and MasterCard debit […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

YOUNSGTOWN, Ohio – Walter Avdey, James Gasior, Sonia Salvino, Robert Bole and Nayef Zarrour will be recognized Oct. 28 for their achievements as graduates of the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University. The five will be honored during the 21st such banquet in Williamson Hall, which houses the college. The WCBA Alumni […]

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