Local News

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Unemployment in Ohio rose to 4.8% in September, up from 4.7% the month before, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported this morning. The September rate was 0.2 percentage points higher than the same month a year ago. Unemployment nationwide in September was 5.0%, up from 4.9% in August and […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership was presented with three awards at the Ohio CDC Association annual reception, including the Community Development Corporation of the Year award, the organizations have announced. In addition to the top honor, TNP employees Lisa Ramsey and Shawn Carvin were presented with the Staff Member of the Year and […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Huntington Bank remains the second-largest source of U.S. Small Business Administration loans in the United States and the largest in the Midwest, Maggie Ference said Thursday. Ference is the bank’s SBA group manager. Since 2011, Huntington has ranked within the top three in the United States, once reaching No. 1, and has […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

HOWLAND, Ohio – In advance of the opening of its new restaurant in Howland, Stonebridge Grille and Tavern is hosting a job fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 22 through 24 at the new location, 1415 Niles-Cortland Road. About 100 positions need to be filled, the restaurant announced, including servers, bartenders, cooks, bussers […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A blue sandwich board sign at one of the entrances at Oakhill Renaissance Place, where the Mahoning County Board of Elections is housed, advertises a not-widely known – or widely available – option for voters to cast their ballot, curbside voting. The idea isn’t for voters to simply pull up to the […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A couple is seated in a nice restaurant. It’s date night. While they study the menu, they ask for a bottle of wine. They make up their minds and order, he the capellini, she an All-American classic. What’s quickly become one of the bragging rights of restaurants isn’t the marbling of their […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers National Banc Corp. reported third-quarter net income of $5.38 million Thursday, or 20 cents per diluted share. This compares to second-quarter net income of $5.02 million, or 19 cents a share, and third-quarter 2015 net income of $1.86 million, or seven cents a share. Farmers is the holding company of Farmers […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As part of the Kids First Initiative, the Oakland Center for the Arts will put on a production of “Disney’s Aladdin Jr.” tonight and tomorrow at Trinity Fellowship Church in Boardman. Both shows begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 or $10 for students. Production was paid for by a $5,000 grant […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Autism Society of Mahoning Valley is sponsoring a workshop titled “Strategies for Successful Medical Care” for parents and caregivers. Three different sessions are scheduled, on Nov. 3, 4 and 5. The society is working with The Ohio State University and its Center for Autism Services and Transition, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Ohio […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Northwood Realty Services has been named the official realtor of the Pittsburgh Penguins, the company announced. The partnership includes signage at PPG Paints Arena and the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex, as well as the creation of the “Hockey Mom of the Year” contest. “We are thrilled to kick off this partnership as […]

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