Local News

Saturday, January 7, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – There was plenty of noise in the Covelli Centre when Youngstown State University kicked off in the FCS National Championship against James Madison University. It was louder when the Penguins forced their foes to punt after their first three plays. And even louder still when YSU took the field for the first […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

Submitted by John Walsh CEO at Trumbull Memorial Hospital and Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital; Chief operating officer for ValleyCare Health System of Ohio YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Congress and President-elect Trump have promised to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) this year. If they are successful, it is imperative that they restore critical Medicare payment cuts to […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

Submitted by John Walsh CEO at Trumbull Memorial Hospital and Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital; Chief operating officer for ValleyCare Health System of Ohio YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Congress and President-elect Trump have promised to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) this year. If they are successful, it is imperative that they restore critical Medicare payment cuts to […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Braking Point Recovery Center has been announced as the second presenting sponsor for the Youngstown Marathon, which will be held June 4. Braking Point, 45 N. Canfield-Niles Road in Austintown, is a drug and alcohol recovery center offering detox, group and individual counseling, outpatient treatment and supportive housing services. “Welcoming Braking Point […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Lawrence Mercer Athena has named Jennifer Fisher White, Dr. Missa Eaton and Jennifer Bell to its advisory board, the organization announced this week. Fisher White will serve as chairwoman, Eaton as chairwoman-elect and Bell as treasurer. As officers, they will help organize events and make decisions on distributions from the Women’s Fund. […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 2017 schedule of Bites and Bits of History at the Mahoning Valley Historical Society kicks off Jan. 19 with “The People’s House: A History of the White House” by Kimberly Kenney. The program begins at noon at the Tyler History Center downtown. Kenney, curator of the William McKinley Presidential Library & […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Jay Williams said he expects to decide in the next few months whether he will run for Ohio governor. That’s as long as the former Youngstown mayor and outgoing assistant U.S. commerce secretary for economic development believes he can wait to give him enough time to mount a credible campaign in the […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Vallourec Star, after fighting a tough pricing environment the last two years but now buoyed by rising demand for pipe used in the oil and gas market, is starting to hire again. “We’ve seen signs of improvement in the U.S. oil and gas market where the rig count and OCTG [oil country […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Café Augustine, which for more than a year has operated a restaurant at the Newport Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, will soon offer a transitional housing option for its employees. Café Augustine is in the midst of cleaning the property, 2125 Glenwood Ave., and performing minor renovations […]

Friday, January 6, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In his state of the university address Thursday, President Jim Tressel devoted 20 minutes of his hour-long speech to improving communications with and among the many stakeholders in Youngstown State University. He began with himself and his administration. “I have to communicate better and the people who work for me have to […]

Pages