Local News

Monday, June 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Nominations are due by 5 p.m. July 15 for the 2016 National Philanthropy Day awards sponsored by the Mahoning-Shenango Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. The organization has presented the awards for 25 years. This year’s luncheon ceremony will take place Nov. 18 at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. To be eligible, […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Joe Pulizzi, founder of The Content Marketing Institute in Cleveland and Content Marketing World, will be the keynote speaker Aug. 4 at DOYO Live, a digital marketing and interactive design conference. The event will take place in Williamson Hall at Youngstown State University. Pulizzi’s keynote address will focus on content marketing, and […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

GROVE CITY, Pa. — Grove City College announced Friday that the membership of the American Association of University Professors voted in favor of lifting a sanction imposed on the college more than 50 years ago. The vote took place at the AAUP’s 2016 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. In 1963, Grove City College was placed […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — New Wilmington will host its first annual Summerfest celebration of the arts, from 3 to 9 p.m. July 15 on Market Street. Summerfest, which is free and open to the public, will feature sidewalk sales, artist vendors, pop-up galleries, entertainment, food, music, and special children’s activities. Vendors will sell jewelry, pottery, […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – Jeff Crittenden, a PGA professional and world-ranked long driver, is the newly appointed director of golf at Kennsington Golf Club. Crittenden is known for his long-drive ability, which has earned him several awards and recognitions as well as a top-five world ranking. He finished fifth in the 2015 World Long Drive Championship […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

KENT, Ohio – The first pair Kent State University female pilots will race 2,700 miles across the country in an effort to win the historic Air Race Classic. The competition is the oldest of its kind with roots that can be traced back to the 1929 Women’s Air Derby, in which Amelia Earhart and 19 […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sue Filipovich, president of the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors, is encouraged by the trends she sees in the Mahoning Valley real estate market. For the first five months of this year, key metrics for Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties paint a generally encouraging picture for the residential real estate market. Through […]

Monday, June 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sue Filipovich, president of the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors, is encouraged by the trends she sees in the Mahoning Valley real estate market. For the first five months of this year, key metrics for Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties paint a generally encouraging picture for the residential real estate market. Through […]

Friday, June 17, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Higher priced houses in the Mahoning Valley are on the move once again and enjoying a market not seen since the days before the Great Recession, real estate agents observe. “Consumer confidence is high, interest rates are still low, and gas prices are low,” notes Holly Ritchie, an agent for Keller Williams […]

Friday, June 17, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Home Savings Charitable Foundation recently donated a check for $10,000 to the YWCA of Youngstown to sponsor “Women Artists: A Celebration!” This year’s show begins with a preview party tonight and runs through July 18 at the YWCA, 25 W. Rayen Ave. It features 125 works by 71 artists. “The art show […]

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