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Monday, June 15, 2015

Saturday, June 13, 2015

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The chorus began even before all of the cars arrived at the UAW Local 1112 union hall. As the drivers of some 60 Chevrolet Cruzes parked their cars, they showed off the sounds their autos – some modified, some not – could bellow. Some drivers revved their engines, others shouted song lyrics […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio – The shareholders of Farmers National Banc Corp. and of National Bancshares Corp., Orrville, have approved the merger of their institutions, the last steps needed before it takes effect June 19. Kevin J. Helmick, president and CEO of Farmers and its bank subsidiary, Farmers National Bank, announced the results this morning of the […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An $81.6 million pipe-threading plant owned by a subsidiary of Paris-based Vallourec is now into its second month of production, the company says. VAM USA LLC announced that the new plant started production of its premium pipe connectors for commercial sale in early May. The plant produces premium-threaded pipe from a renovated […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

WARREN, Ohio – Seven Seventeen Credit Union, the largest credit union in northeast Ohio, has accepted a “friendly wager” from San Francisco-based Patelco Credit Union over who will win the NBA Finals – the Cleveland Cavaliers or the Golden State Warriors. It started as a simple bet, says Gary Soukenik, CEO of Seven Seventeen, in […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oil and gas exploration and permitting activity in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale remains slow, according to the latest data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ODNR issued just seven permits for new horizontal wells for the week ended June 6. All of the permits are concentrated in the play’s southern tier. […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber today issued its economic development update for the second quarter that essentially showed little movement since the first quarter (CLICK HERE). The chamber reported $1.62 million in completed projects – the same figure it reported in its first-quarter economic development update. No new jobs or annual payroll […]

Friday, June 12, 2015

VIENNA, Ohio — The status of scheduled daily flight service at Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport remains in a holding pattern, but the airport’s director of aviation can point to other signs of progress at the airport here. The airport awaits approval by the U.S. Department of Transportation of the new ownership of Aerodynamics Inc., which has […]

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