Local News

Friday, May 20, 2016

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – To the thousands of drivers that pass by on the Ohio Turnpike every day, there aren’t many signs of the work being done inside the General Motors Lordstown Assembly plant. There are no stacks puffing out steam, no massive pieces of equipment moving around and certainly no hints of the miles of […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The U.S. Department of Transportation has granted final approval to Aerodynamics Inc. to begin scheduled paseenger service, clearing the way for it to begin selling tickets for its Chicago-to-Youngstown daily service Catherine O’Toole of DOT’s Office of Aviation Fitness, said the department had reviewed the information ADI submitted this week and last […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio — The Valley Leadership Group, a Mahoning Valley-based business networking organization, will host an open mixer event Wednesday at Tippecanoe Country Club. The event, which will begin at 6:30 p.m. , is open to business professionals who are looking for another way to grow their business. This mixer will offer a relaxed environment […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The state‘s unemployment rate was 5.2% in April, up from 5.1% in March, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported this morning. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment decreased 13,600 over the month, from a revised 5,491,400 in March to 5,477,800 in April, according to the report. The number of […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – City officials and the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber hope to lure filmmaker George Lucas’ proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art to downtown. City Council passed a resolution Wednesday expressing the “enthusiastic support” of council members and the Regional Chamber for Lucas – creator of the “Star Wars” and “Indiana Jones” movie franchises […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – When construction on the Lordstown Energy Center is completed in 2018 and its turbines begin to spin, the provision of electricity to communities throughout northeastern Ohio won’t be its only task. As Clean Energy Future LLC President Bill Siderewicz sees it, the power plant will also play in role in educating students […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Kathy Cook, president of St. Joseph Warren Hospital is the 2016 recipient of the Athena Award, presented by the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber and The Vindicator. Cook was presented the award last night before a crowd of 500 gathered at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center for the annual event. Cook began her career […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Kathy Cook, president of St. Joseph Warren Hospital is the 2016 recipient of the Athena Award, presented by the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber and The Vindicator. Cook was presented the award last night before a crowd of 500 gathered at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center for the annual event. Cook began her career […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – The latest installment in the “Now You Know” talk series presented by Meridian Healthcare, will address coping with the issues of substance abuse and mental health at the same time. Tina Goynes, co-occurring treatment program manager for Meridian HealthCare, will present “Understanding Co-Occurring Addiction and Treatment” 6 p.m. Thursday at the Boardman […]

Friday, May 20, 2016

SHARON, Pa. — The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce honored four businesses and three nonprofits with Phoenix Awards Thursday for extraordinary achievement in 2015. Blissed Out Design was recognized for entrepreneurship; Buhl Park Corp., a nonprofit, for innovation; Sharon Fence Co. for its growth as a small manufacturer; Flynn’s Tire & Auto Service for growth […]

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