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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Barb Ewing is looking forward to having hammers swinging inside the fifth building of the Youngstown Business Incubator by Nov. 1. “And I would be thrilled if it would be before then,” she said Tuesday. The project to convert the former Vindicator building into the fifth building of the incubator Tech Block […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — As the homeless and disadvantaged children served by Beatitude House prepare for the upcoming school year, Beatitude House is asking for the help of the community. It is taking a collection for back-to-school supplies such as note cards and three-ring binders. Also on the list of needs are flash drives, book covers, […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Western Reserve Health Foundation today announced grants of more than $142,000 to eight local health and wellness initiatives, including the Youngstown YMCA’s diabetes prevention program and a renovation of the Neil Kennedy Recovery Clinic. “We are pleased to support a broad range of health-related programs with this round of grants,” said […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Energy companies continue to target the southern tier of the Utica shale in eastern Ohio where oil and gas wells have proven more productive than those drilled in the north. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 10 new horizontal permits during the week ended July 11, all in the southern part […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — YMCA of Youngstown will offer EnhanceFitness, an evidence-based physical activity program proven to increase the physical, mental and social functioning of older adults, particularly those with arthritis,. The programs will be available to older adults at the Davis Family YMCA starting Aug. 10. Classes will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays at […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – John R. Kasich’s expected entry into the 2016 Republican presidential campaign will force the governor to defend his decisions and policies in a way he hasn’t had to since his election in 2010, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said Monday. Because Kasich’s Democratic challenger last fall, Ed FitzGerald, “imploded very early” — the […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — For nearly three hours Monday afternoon, parents, teachers, former teachers, a retired principal, school board members (current and past), union officials, professors of education at Youngstown State University and graduates of city high schools condemned Gov. John R. Kasich’s plan to reorganize the administration of Youngstown public schools. The reorganization, as set […]

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