Local News

Monday, August 22, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Northeastern Ohio is “ideally suited” to emerge as a national leader in additive manufacturing technology and positioned to develop a long-term business and economic culture around it, says a comprehensive study released this morning. “We started working on it in December of last year,” says Barb Ewing, chief operating officer at the […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Organizers of the seventh annual Polish American Heritage Day, scheduled for 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at St. Anne Catholic Church, are seeking participants for two competitions, the third annual Best Pierogi Contest and the annual pierogi-eating contest. The cooking contest will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday and is open […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The YWCA of Youngstown Rayen Apartments will hold an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday. The apartments are located at 25 W. Rayen Ave. Tours will be offered at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. The historic building houses 26 one-bedroom apartments and four efficiency apartments. Rental applications will be accepted […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University marks the start of fall semester this week with a series of activities for new and returning students. Classes begin Wednesday. All this week, the Home Savings and Loan Co. will perform “a random act of kindness “by covering and paying for the parking meters surrounding the YSU campus. […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

NILES, Ohio — On the evening of Feb. 4, 1910, the prominent Youngstown industrialist Joseph G. Butler Jr. was asked to address the Niles Board of Trade in what would normally have been a routine update on the health of the local business climate. But this time, Butler’s speech was a different. During his talk, […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – The “Urban Zoo” is on display at DNA Studio here with an exhibition of Italian artist Vittorio Ottaviani’s oil paintings over gesso-prepared wood. Ottaviani was born in Italy and now makes his home in New York City. His first exhibit in the United States took place in 2005 at The Butler Institute […]

Monday, August 22, 2016

This 1990 cartoon depicts the potential future trials facing the particular demographic today considered “Milllennials,” that is, those born rduring the period between the late 1980s and 2000. Here, an infant evokes his concerns about what lay ahead in the post-Reagan years through a simple nursery rhyme.

Friday, August 19, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – The advisory committee of Sister Jerome’s Mission, a program of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, will honor Clarence R. “Sonny” Smith Jr. at a dinner celebration Oct. 9 at the Maronite Center in Youngstown. Smith is a long-time friend and supporter of Sister Jerome and her ministries and serves on the advisory […]

Friday, August 19, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An upgrade in the protection rating of the Youngstown Fire Department could help attract new business to the city and provide its residents with future discounts on insurance premiums, says Fire Chief John J. O’Neill Jr. In a letter to Mayor John McNally and members of city council, the fire chief reports […]

Friday, August 19, 2016

CORTLAND, Ohio – Apostolakis Honda celebrates its 40th year in business at 11:30 a.m. next Wednesday at the site where it opened, 3156 Elm Road, as the exclusive Honda dealer in Trumbull County. Gary Russo, zone sales manager from American Honda, will be present to congratulate the owner and president of the auto group, John […]

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