Local News

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NILES, Ohio – When he ran for president, Donald Trump “talked the talk” on trade and got votes in the Mahoning Valley as a result. Now that he’s been elected, Patrick Gallagher says, Trump needs to “walk the walk.” Gallagher, sub-district director for District 1 of the United Steelworkers of America, was among some two […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

CANFIELD, Ohio — The Canfield Fair Foundation and the board of directors of the Canfield Fair today appointed four past board members to lead the $4.5 million capital campaign as honorary co-chairs. They are George Berlin, Joe Dickey Jr., David Myers and Donald Snyder Jr., and combined have 81 years of service to the fair. […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown SCORE is offering a Bagels to Business Sclass on networking to help small businesses grow sales, from 9 to 10 a.m. May 22 at Kravitz Deli, 3135 Belmont Ave. Speaker Mark Cole will address “Effective Networking for Leaders.” Cole of Mark Cole Insurance Agency is this area’s business network international area […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Cafaro Foundation has awarded a total of $55,000 in college scholarships to 22 graduating seniors in Trumbull and Mahoning counties. Trustees of the Cafaro Foundation selected the scholarship recipients based on academic merit, while also considering their financial need and the recommendations of teachers and guidance counselors. The William M. and […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull County Planning Commission, the city of Warren and Warren City Schools have applied for funding from the state’s Safe Routes to School program. The program helps communities improve safety near schools and educate students on how to safely get to and from school. “The city of Warren has a great […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The retirement of its remaining debt at Oh Wow! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology enables the museum to prepare for its future. During its sixth Birthday Bash Saturday, officials announced that the Liquidate the Loan campaign launched in October succeeded in eliminating the remaining balance of […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio – The Touched by Nathan Foundation, founded by Struthers couple Ken and Vicki Pavalko, has been awarded a grant of $50,000 and turned over the foundation to Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley.  Now named the Touched by Nathan Fund, the hospital will continue its mission to support families with medically fragile babies. “Every […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Cafaro Family, founders of the nation’s largest privately held shopping center development company, will receive Youngstown State University’s Friend of the University Award at an invitation-only event Wednesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Over the past 22 years, the Cafaros have made gifts to YSU totaling more than $4 […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Rex Energy Corp. plans to drill 12 new wells in Ohio’s Utica shale this year as part of its Warrior North holdings in Carroll County. The drilling and completion activity of the wells will begin during the second half of the year, with an average lateral length of each well of approximately […]

Monday, May 15, 2017

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – As a young man, Carl Clay became obsessed with detailing his own vehicles. He always focused on restoring that new-car look buried beneath the dirt. “Making it look like it’s brand-new all the time,” he says. “That’s the whole thing about detailing.” Now, after 20 years in the detailing business, he’s operating […]

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