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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A two-evening workshop on the basics of bookkeeping and preparing tax returns is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 10 and 11 at at the Oak Hill Collaborative. The Youngstown chapter of Score, formerly Service Corps of Retired Executives, is sponsoring the classes. Presenter is Ra’Cole Taltoan, an accountant with more […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

NILES, Ohio – The owner of a wastewater injection well in Weathersfield Township shut down more than two years ago says he’s pleased with a court ruling last week that could clear the way for the disposal well to reopen. Just when the well could resume operations remains to be seen. “We’re very pleased with […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The first seminar of the Pro-D Leadership Development Series will be held at 7:30 a.m. Jan. 25 at the Holiday Inn-Boardman, the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber announces. Facilitator is certified trainer Greg Smith, chairman of Compco Industries. The Pro-D framework is built on 9 Career Value Areas that provide a foundation for […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A bill signed into law last week by Gov. John Kasich likely overrides an amendment to the city charter that guaranteed rights for part-time workers as well as squelching future efforts by municipalities to set minimum wage rates higher than the state rate. Senate Bill 311 contains provisions to prevent political subdivisions […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A bill signed into law last week by Gov. John Kasich likely overrides an amendment to the city charter that guaranteed rights for part-time workers as well as squelching future efforts by municipalities to set minimum wage rates higher than the state rate. Senate Bill 311 contains provisions to prevent political subdivisions […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Twelve permits for new horizontal wells were issued throughout eastern Ohio’s Utica shale during the week ended Dec. 24, while the rig count remained unchanged from the previous week at 22, according to the latest data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Oklahoma City-based Gulfport Energy received six permits — five […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

WARREN, Ohio – There isn’t much to see along the northern section of U.S. Route 422 in Trumbull County. It’s mostly homes, separated by tree lines and occasionally small woods, on both sides of the four-lane divided highway. A few businesses call this stretch home – out this way it’s Warren-Burton Road – and the […]

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Western Reserve Health Foundation and the Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation have awarded nearly $102,000 in grants to six area health initiatives. The largest grant, $25,000, was awarded to the YMCA of Youngstown for its 12-week Livestrong program, which provides cancer survivors with fitness and strength activities as well as support groups. […]

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

When I was a child, I used to think and act like a child. Now that I am an adult, I have since put those childish ways behind me, except when it comes to Star Wars. While I was born three years after the original movie, A New Hope, launched, the entire brand has captured […]

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

When I was a child, I used to think and act like a child. Now that I am an adult, I have since put those childish ways behind me, except when it comes to Star Wars. While I was born three years after the original movie, “A New Hope,” launched, the entire brand has captured […]

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