Local News

Monday, May 2, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Landowners who leased their mineral rights but have not had any drilling activity may be able to improve their positions as the end of their leases’ primary terms approach, says Alan D. Wenger, chair of the oil and gas law practice group at Harrington, Hoppe & Mitchell Ltd. Wenger noted that thousands […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Kyle Myers will make history Saturday as the first student to earn a Ph.D. at Youngstown State University. Myers, who will receive his Ph.D. in material science and engineering, will participate in the university’s 9:30 a.m. spring commencement at Beeghly Center. An afternoon ceremony is set for 2:30 p.m. YSU’s Ph.D. program […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Baseball has captured the imagination of fans, players and artists, the artists capturing fans and players in paint on canvas. This baseball season, some 500 boys and girls and their fans can see both great art and, they hope, play and watch great baseball at the fields of the Mill Creek Junior […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Energy production in Ohio derived from wind might be caught in the doldrums, but companies across the state are turning out the components, mechanisms and technical expertise needed to propel the industry. “We’ve got projects in nine states right now,” reports Greg Courtney, founder and principal of Wind Turbines of Ohio LLC, […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

NILES, Ohio – First Niles Financial Inc., holding company of Home Federal Savings and Loan Association of Niles, Friday reported first-quarter net income of $39,000, or three cents a share. This compares to net income of $127,000, or 11 cents a share, for the year-ago quarter, and $40,000, or three cents a share, for the […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – As Mayor Doug Franklin delivered his annual State of the City address Friday morning at Packard Music Hall, he remarked that it was “easy to draw a parallel” between the historic building and the city he governs. “Both are experiencing quite a resurgence,” Franklin said at the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber’s “Good […]

Monday, May 2, 2016

GIRARD, Ohio – Aim NationaLease, the nation’s largest privately held truck leasing company, is restructuring its sales leadership team as it “continues to grow and evolve,” the company reports. Matt Svancara has been promoted to executive vice president of sales and marketing. Svancara, formerly regional vice president of sales, oversees business development and the nationwide […]

Saturday, April 30, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The open enrollment period for Ohio employers to select organizations to manage medical treatment for their workers injured on the job begins Monday and continues through May 27. The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation offers an open enrollment period every two years to allow employers to evaluate the services of their current […]

Saturday, April 30, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The open enrollment period for Ohio employers to select organizations to manage medical treatment for their workers injured on the job begins today and continues through May 27. The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation offers an open enrollment period every two years to allow employers to evaluate the services of their current […]

Friday, April 29, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The deadline to apply for the Better Business Bureau’s Ethics and Integrity Scholarship is May 5. Five recipients of the $1,000 scholarships will be chosen. Applicants must be high school seniors and the child or grandchild of owners and employees of BBB-accredited businesses. They must live in Columbiana, Mahoning or Trumbull counties […]

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