Local News

Monday, June 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The deadline is Friday to register for “Boots to Business,” a free business seminar for veterans, active and reserve military and their spouses. The event takes place June 24 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the campus of Youngstown State University. The Ohio Small Business Development Center, YSU’s Veterans Resource Center […]

Monday, June 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Trumbull Career and Technical Center and the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center are offering 30 adults an opportunity to earn six manufacturing credentials at no charge. Each school has 15 spots available for a six-week “Intro to Manufacturing” program that begins July 13. The cost of the course, valued at […]

Monday, June 15, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Organizers have set Jan. 22, 2016 as the date for the third annual TEDx Youngstown. The planning committee for the event is working to finalize its location and theme, and in the upcoming months will seek event sponsors and speakers, and prepare to sell tickets. “We are extremely excited to be planning […]

Monday, June 15, 2015

Saturday, June 13, 2015

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The chorus began even before all of the cars arrived at the UAW Local 1112 union hall. As the drivers of some 60 Chevrolet Cruzes parked their cars, they showed off the sounds their autos – some modified, some not – could bellow. Some drivers revved their engines, others shouted song lyrics […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio – The shareholders of Farmers National Banc Corp. and of National Bancshares Corp., Orrville, have approved the merger of their institutions, the last steps needed before it takes effect June 19. Kevin J. Helmick, president and CEO of Farmers and its bank subsidiary, Farmers National Bank, announced the results this morning of the […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An $81.6 million pipe-threading plant owned by a subsidiary of Paris-based Vallourec is now into its second month of production, the company says. VAM USA LLC announced that the new plant started production of its premium pipe connectors for commercial sale in early May. The plant produces premium-threaded pipe from a renovated […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – Seven Seventeen Credit Union, the largest credit union in northeast Ohio, has accepted a “friendly wager” from San Francisco-based Patelco Credit Union over who will win the NBA Finals – the Cleveland Cavaliers or the Golden State Warriors. It started as a simple bet, says Gary Soukenik, CEO of Seven Seventeen, in […]

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