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Thursday, July 16, 2015

PITTSBURGH – PNC Financial Services Group Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $1.044 billion, or $1.88 per diluted common share. This compares to the $1.004 billion in net income, or $1.75 per diluted common share, it reported for the first quarter and $1.052 billion net income, or $1.85 per diluted common share, the second quarter […]

Thursday, July 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – U.S. Sen. Rob Portman will visit Youngstown Air Reserve Station Friday morning, one of two stops he will make  in the Mahoning Valley. Following his trip to the Vienna Township air base, Portman, R-Ohio, will visit the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 396 training center in Boardman, according to his office. Portman’s visit […]

Thursday, July 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sales of houses for the first half of the year are up by at least 14% from a year ago in both Mahoning and Trumbull counties, newly released reports show. In addition, sales in Mahoning County during June are up nearly 29% from June 2014. Through the first six months of 2015, […]

Thursday, July 16, 2015

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Sites assessed under a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are drawing interest from prospective users, including a manufacturer in Howland that is interested in expanding, the board of the Western Reserve Port Authority learned Wednesday. The port authority’s staff is working with JobsOhio to secure cleanup funds for one […]

Thursday, July 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 “25 Under 35” awards presented by the Mahoning Valley Young Professionals in partnership with the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley. The 25 Under 35 Awards, previously known as the 40 Under 40 Awards, is in its third year and honors the Mahoning Valley’s […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A proposed manufacturing training center serving the Mahoning Valley likely is three years off, but the project is expected to inch closer to reality this evening. Members of Youngstown City Council will consider two items related to the Youngstown-Mahoning Valley manufacturing training center at its special meeting tonight. If approved, one ordinance […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio — Angels for Animals will host its 25th anniversary dinner and benefit at 6 p.m. Aug. 6 at The Lake Club in Poland. The speaker is attorney Jeff Holland, an Ohio animal welfare and protection advocate. The dinner consists of a sit-down meal with wine, a cash bar and entertainment by Stan Miller, […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Rover Pipeline LLC is placing more than $85 million worth of orders from Ohio-based companies – including a distributor in Struthers — for components needed to construct the Ohio leg of a 711-mile pipeline system that will run from West Virginia and western Pennsylvania to Michigan. “It’s nice to see something like […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – After more than 1½ hours in executive session Monday afternoon, the trustees of Youngstown State University emerged and quickly ratified a three-year contract with APAS, the union that represents 166 administrative and professional staff. Last week the YSU chapter of the Association for Professional and Administrative Staff overwhelmingly voted to accept the […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

SHARON, Pa. – Scott Andrejchak, city manager just under four years, muses on the many changes he has seen in his city. People now look at Sharon “as a destination in a way that maybe they didn’t [before],” he begins. Primary Health Network, which he describes as having “a huge footprint across the northern tier […]

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