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Monday, February 8, 2016

OKLAHOMA CITY – Chesapeake Energy Corp., the most prolific driller in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale, reports it has retained a law firm to restructure its $9.8 billion debt, triggering a free fall in its share price this morning. Chesapeake’s stock plummeted as much as 50% in the wake of a Debtwire report this morning that […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Bridges Out of Poverty Student Union will present a poverty simulation 9 a.m. to noon Friday in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center. The event will instruct participants in what it is like to live inside of poverty. As a student organization, Bridges Out of Poverty supports under-resourced […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Two more companies filed objections last week to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s order granting Aerodynamics Inc. authority to provide daily scheduled passenger service between O’Hare International Airport in Chicago and the Youngstown-Warren Regional airport here. The two companies – Sun Air Express and JA Flight Services LLC – filed their […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

By George F. Farris, CEO Farris Marketing YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – What makes a great Super Bowl ad? If you ask most people what their favorite spot was,they’ll usually describe one that was most entertaining to them. And entertaining spots have value because often they are most talked about and therefore, the most remembered. One of […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – With the resurrection of machining programs and rising enrollment at vocational schools in the region, the next step in creating a job-ready industrial workforce is encouraging high school students into the field. At the Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition quarterly meeting Friday, Leetonia schools superintendent Rob Menho announced his district will develop a […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – “East Youngstown Burning: Commemorating the Centennial of the 1916 Steel Strike” is the title of a symposium Friday, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor. Featured speakers will be U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and David McCall, District One director of the United Steelworkers of […]

Monday, February 8, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – “East Youngstown Burning: Commemorating the Centennial of the 1916 Steel Strike” is the title of a symposium Friday, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor. Featured speakers will be U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and David McCall, District One director of the United Steelworkers of […]

Monday, May 11, 2015

After Tony Vavlas’ funny Facebook postings got a following, the Campbell, OH, man collected them all for a book: “You Can’t Feed Butter to a Cat: And Other Conversations I’ve Had With My Dad.” The post Cats, butter, conversations lead to book by Campbell man appeared first on The News Outlet.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Green or natural burials are becoming more popular among environmental- and cost-conscious consumers. The post Natural burials becoming popular option appeared first on The News Outlet.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The Common Core and the PARCC testing that goes with it are under fire by teachers, parents and legislators. Christina Young of The News Outlet tells us why. The post PARCC testing under fire from parents, state appeared first on The News Outlet.

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