Local News

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — The monthly meetings of Columbiana County Port Authority rarely run more than 20 minutes but the meeting held Monday night was over in seven minutes, one of its shortest ever. The four directors present adopted one resolution, characterized by CEO Tracy Drake as a “housekeeping matter,” to raise the annual compensation […]

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Sales of single-family houses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties were up 12.2% in January compared to a year earlier, the latest monthly report shows. A total of 321 units were sold last month, up from 286 in January although down from December’s 454, according to data provided to the Centralized Real […]

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — An executive with Aerodynamics Inc. reports his company will respond “as quickly as possible” to the requests made by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Last week, DOT responded to ADI’s Feb. 5 response to the department’s show-cause order it issued Jan. 22 with a request for additional documentation. “We are working to […]

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration hosts the semi-annual WCBA Meet the Employer Day 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, in the atrium of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. The event is an opportunity for employers to interact with business students one-on-one to discuss their organization and […]

Monday, February 16, 2015

CLEVELAND — Economic growth since the end of the Great Recession has been subdued and how consumption patterns have changed in this recovery – especially of services — help to explain why, two researchers at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland find. In a paper released last week, two economists in the Cleveland Fed’s research […]

Monday, February 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — As of midnight today, The Business Journal’s online readers are experiencing a fresh look to the publication that has as many upgrades behind the scenes as it does front-and-center. Immediately standing out on the homepage is a greater emphasis on photos and video, as well as modernized fonts and a streamlined site […]

Monday, February 16, 2015

CORTLAND, Ohio — Listening to Dennis Linville describe life growing up in Cortland, you can almost see a Norman Rockwell painting in your mind. He talks about joining friends to ride bikes around town, play basketball or baseball or, as he puts it, “going anywhere and doing anything. “It was great. [Cortland was] less than […]

Monday, February 16, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The U.S. Department of Transportation is “highly encouraged” by the actions Aerodynamics Inc. has taken to alleviate the concerns expressed in its Jan. 22 show cause order (READ STORY), but is requesting additional information before it signs off on withdrawing that filing. “For example, more information is required concerning any relationships and […]

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