Local News

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

HERMITAGE, Pa. – The eCenter@LindenPointe is partnering with Ben Franklin Technology PArtners and its affiliate the, eMarketing Learning Center, to host a series of e-commerce workshops. The monthly workshops will run from June through May 2017 and will be open to all small businesses in the region, the business incubator announced Monday. The e-commerce workshops […]

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio – JobsOhio touts record numbers of job creation and capital investment in its 2015 annual report and strategic plan. The state’s private economic development corporation reports it worked on 330 projects last year that resulted in 23,602 new jobs in Ohio – more than 9,100 during the final quarter — and $6.7 billion […]

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Michael Hillman, director of flight operations at Winner Aviation Corp., Vienna Township, reaches for the side door of his company’s King Air B100 turboprop and out drops a series of steps that lead into the cabin. Inside are eight leather-covered seats for passengers and a two-man cockpit, with room leftover toward […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley received $60,000 to establish the Michael S. Senchak/Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation Nursing Scholarship. Michael S. Senchak worked 22 years at Mercy Health, formerly Humility of Mary Health Partners. He began as an orderly, then as a registered nurse in several departments, including neurovascular, orthopedic and the […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Officials at Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport will officially announce the launch of daily service to Chicago O’Hare International Airport Tuesday morning. Officeholders and community dignitaries are expected to join airport officials for the private event. Aerodynamics Inc. of Atlanta will offer the daily round-trip flights under a new airline name to be […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — About 300 students from nearly 20 schools in five counties will compete in the 40th annual History Day  Saturday at Youngstown State University. The theme for History Day, sponsored by the YSU history department, is “Exploration, Encounter and Exchange.” Students in grades 6 through 12 will demonstrate their knowledge of history and […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University students discovered a fragment of a flint stone axe during a recent seven-say excavation in the Bahamas. The 10-student delegation, led by YSU faculty Tom Delvaux of anthropology and Ron Shaklee of geography, participated in the excavation of the Fresh Lake prehistoric archaeological site on San Salvador Island. The […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Eastern Ohio’s Utica shale is projected to be the single shale play among the top seven in the country to increase natural gas production in April, according to the latest data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The EIA’s monthly drilling productivity report shows that the Utica region is expected to yield […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

HUBBARD, Ohio – It wasn’t easy for Mary Ann Lark to start a newspaper. Writing was always one of her avocations, she says, but she had no experience in the business. Then there was the competition. Hubbard had four newspapers when she started hers, the Hubbard Soaring Eagle, in the autumn of 2006. On top […]

Monday, March 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown is among six cities nationwide working with a Chicago-based investment fund in a program designed to reclaim and repurpose vacant land. Fresh Coast Capital announced Thursday that the $1 million fund would invest in 60 acres of pilot projects in Youngstown, St. Louis, Kansas City, Mo., Elkhart, Ind., and Battle Creek […]

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