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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio —  After nearly four months of designing, testing and redesigning with the help of CYO Marketing and Jet Creative Productions, The Business Journal launched its new website Monday. The most noticeable new features are a completely new layout and improved video functions. “It’s more visual with more photographs and how stories are displayed. […]

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio- –  The four winners of free advertising in The Business Journal’s Facebook promotion are Shepherd Self Storage, American Food Forests, Sandra Cika and Monica Allison, Publisher Andrea Wood announced today. The promotion was conducted as a lead up to the launch of The Business Journal’s digitally remastered website, which made its debut Monday. […]

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 […]

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