Local News

Monday, August 3, 2015

BUTLER, Pa. – Think of the Internet as one giant highway that every second becomes more congested. Voice data, mobile devices, the need of large and small businesses to transmit sizeable packets of information from one place to another at lighting speed: All have transformed the communications industry over the past decade. And among those […]

Monday, August 3, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Using 3D printers in Youngstown State University’s new Launch Lab, engineering students are designing and creating prototypes to make hard-to-find airplane parts for the Air Force Research Lab. “Some of the parts the Air Force needs are legacy parts, they’re no longer made, so they approached us for help,” explained Ashley Martof, […]

Monday, August 3, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition is casting a wide a net to attract candidates to fill manufacturing positions now and in the future. But at the same time, the coalition wants to ensure it is finding the right people for those jobs. “This requires as much knowledge above the shoulders as there […]

Monday, August 3, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Ampco-Pittsburgh Corp., the Pittsburgh company that last week acquired the former Alloys Unlimited & Processing Inc. in Mineral Ridge (READ STORY), says it lost $520,000 in the second quarter, or 5 cents per share, compared to income of $1.1 million, 11 cents per share, in the prior-year quarter. For the first six […]

Monday, August 3, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Efforts by the Ohio Tax Department to reduce fraudulent income tax refunds has been successful in protecting the state treasury, Tax Commissioner Joe Testa told the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants Thursday. This success has come at a price, he acknowledged, refunds taking longer to send out, the result of measures […]

Friday, July 31, 2015

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Hudson Lofts, a student housing complex developed and built by Hudson Property Management at the Behrend Campus of Penn State University, is one of 21 student housing projects across the nation to be honored by Student Housing Business Magazine. The 92,000-square-foot Hudson Lofts received the trade journal’s 2015 Innovator Award for its […]

Friday, July 31, 2015

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – Talmer Bank and Trust has rejected the winning bid for a plaza it owns at the corner of state Route 46 and Silica Road that sits directly across from the new Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course. The plaza, once home to Master Park Martial Arts, The Vitamin Shop, and a […]

Friday, July 31, 2015

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – Talmer Bank and Trust has rejected the high bid for a plaza it owns at the corner of state Route 46 and Silica Road that sits directly across from the new Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course. The plaza, once home to Master Park Martial Arts, The Vitamin Shop, and a […]

Friday, July 31, 2015

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – A plaza at the corner of state Route 46 and Silica Road that sits directly across from the new Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course didn’t quite fetch the price auctioneers hoped for Thursday. The plaza, once home to Master Park Martial Arts, The Vitamin Shop, and a private fitness center, […]

Friday, July 31, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Vallourec, the French company that operates the huge pipe and threading mills here, says it lost 199 million euros, or $217 million, in the second quarter, and its CEO expects 2015’s full results to reflect the “worst-case scenario.” Vallourec eliminated 1,600 jobs worldwide during the first half of the year, including “60 […]

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