Local News

Friday, July 28, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – EvenBay Real Estate announced that Kathy Siglow has joined its growing team of realtors. Siglow is a resident of Champion and has worked in sales most of her life. She ran a small business in the service industry for 24 years, specializing in sales and customer relations. She has also worked with […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Social media are becoming the on-ramp to the internet as people linger for hours on end. Beginning in 2011, the time people spent on Facebook overtook time spent on all other websites, says Jeff Herrmann, CEO and founder of Madison, Michigan & Market. With more people spending their time on Facebook and […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

Itasca, Ill. – Nearly half, 43%, of Americans say they do not get enough sleep to mitigate critical risks that can jeopardize safety at work and on the roads, including the ability to think clearly, make informed decisions and be productive. That’s the finding of a new survey by the National Safety Council. Eighty-one percent […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – City officials believe they can quickly wrap up naming rights and other sponsorship agreements for the proposed riverfront park and amphitheater once new contracts with JAC Management Group are finalized. City Council, on a pair of five-to-two votes, approved allowing the Board of Control to enter into agreements with JAC for operational […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

CORTLAND, Ohio – Cortland Bancorp, holding company of Cortland Bank,  reported Thursday a second-quarter net income of $1.2 million, or 26 cents a share, compared to first-quarter net income of $1.0 million, or 23 cents a share, and $1.2 million, or 27 cents a share from the year-ago quarter. Cortland also announced its board declared […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jacob Ari Labendz has been named the new  assistant professor of Judaic and Holocaust Studies and the director of the Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies at Youngstown State University. Labendz comes to YSU after completing a post-doctoral teaching fellowship in the Jewish Studies Program at Penn State University during the 2016-17 […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –Nonprofit museums that house paintings and sculptures and small for-profit galleries have greater expenses than most of their visitors realize. Established museums have more resources to draw from – wealthier long-committed patrons and trusts – while newer and smaller galleries in Youngstown are funded more by passion than from profits. In their own […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – The Raymond John Wean Foundation is accepting applications for grants from its Capacity Building Fund. To be part of the 2017 consideration, groups must apply by Oct. 31. The fund provides consultation and assistance to nonprofits in developing leadership, adaptability, management and operations. To be eligible for grant funds, organizations must be […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Covelli Centre will host a job fair 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 7 to fill part-time positions. The fair will be held in the YSU Community Room at the arena. Positions to be filled include ticket takers, security, concession stand cooks, ushers, operations crew, bartenders and catering staff. Some hires will […]

Friday, July 28, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new school year means new teachers and new classes for students, and a new logo for the Youngstown City School District. The new logo, along with a new slogan “Honoring the past, Embracing the future,” reflects the district’s respect for tradition and its zest for the future, said CEO Krish Mohip in […]

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