Local News

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – With the press of a button, Joe Sylvester opens the blinds in the new office of JS Interior Innovations. Another button raises a desk in the corner to be used as he stands before it. And just beneath the collar of his shirt is a small metallic rectangle called a Lumo Lift […]

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – With the press of a button, Joe Sylvester opens the blinds in the new office of JS Interior Innovations. Another button raises a desk in the corner to be used as he stands before it. And just beneath the collar of his shirt is a small metallic rectangle called a Lumo Lift […]

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Officials at Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport get at least three calls a day from travelers who ask when they can get tickets for flights to Chicago. The answer: After midnight tonight. Aerodynamics Inc. will load booking information for daily service between the regional airport and O’Hare International Airport in Chicago this evening, […]

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

POLAND, Ohio – The Literary Society for the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County will hold a fundraiser at 6 p.m June 9, at the Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road. It’s titled “Ladies in Little Black Dresses for Literacy.” Each woman who  attends  is  asked to wear her favorite little black dresses and bring […]

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – GasBuddy.com reports the average retail price for gasoline Monday in Ohio was $2.47 per gallon, according to its survey of 5,345 gas outlets. That represents an increase of 7 cents per gallon over the past week. In the Youngstown-Warren area, the average price per gallon was around $2.30 to $2.40 at several […]

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

AKRON, Ohio – Involta LLC will expand its Ohio presence with a new multi-tenant data center in Independence. Involta, based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, last year acquired the assets of Youngstown-based DRS LLC. The company’s Ohio footprint now includes data centers in Akron, Columbus and two facilities in Youngstown. Its assets include 13 data center […]

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – There was a time, maybe two or three years ago, when Ryan Zocolo could easily tell you the best-selling craft beer at Chalet Premier, the beer and wine specialty store in North Lima that he manages. Now, identifying a No. 1 brand is much more challenging because, over the last four years, […]

Monday, May 30, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio – At first glance, Mike Bartos’ Stone of Steel is a simple training tool. Two hollow steel hemispheres linked together, joined by a diametrical column that holds steel plates. A steel key, a rectangle with a threaded bar that sticks out, locks the halves together. But for its creator, building the Stone of […]

Monday, May 30, 2016

By U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio WASHING TON — On Saturday, I participated in the Honor Ride, a cycling event to benefit wounded warriors held every Memorial Day weekend. I joined active duty service members, veterans, including some with serious injuries. The organizer is Ride 2 Recovery, a group that helps more than 10,000 wounded […]

Friday, May 27, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County will sell surplus items June 6-7 at its former West Branch library and hold a fundraising event there next month. The West Branch closed April 30 to make way for construction of the new Michael Kusalaba Branch on that same site. Before demolishing the […]

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