Local News

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly every house the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. rehabilitates has the same problem, Ian Beniston says: Thieves stripped the plumbing for the copper pipes. That adds somewhere between $7,000 and $15,000 to the cost of rehabbing the house, making it less attractive to renovate, says the YNDC executive director. A funding request […]

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Bill Siderewicz, president of Clean Energy Future LLC, will be presented the William G. Lyden Spirit of the Valley Award at the Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber’s annual meeting March 16. The luncheon event is scheduled for 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mr. Anthony’s Banquet Center, Boardman. Clean Energy Future, based on […]

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Little Greek Fresh Grill plans to open here by the second quarter of the year. The restaurant will open in the space it is leasing at 220 Boardman-Canfield Road in a recently renovated plaza, according to Kutlick Realty LLC. The chain is a fast-casual Greek restaurant with an American influence. The Boardman […]

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Little Greek Fresh Grill plans to open here by the second quarter of the year. The restaurant will open in the space it is leasing at 220 Boardman-Canfield Road in a recently renovated plaza, according to Kutlick Realty LLC. The chain is a fast-casual Greek restaurant with an American influence. The Boardman […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Production at the General Motors assembly plant in Lordstown will shut down for three weeks in March, GM has announced. To align with market demand, the Lordstown Assembly Complex will be shut down the weeks of March 13, 20 and 27. The idling of the plant was announced in December, with the […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Production at the General Motors assembly plant in Lordstown will shut down for three weeks in March, GM has announced. To align with market demand, the Lordstown Assembly Complex will be shut down the weeks of March 13, 20 and 27. The idling of the plant was announced in December, with the […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – President Trump’s planned visit to the Mahoning Valley, first reported over the weekend, has been canceled, The Business Journal learned this morning. The visit had been planned for Thursday. The Youngstown Air Reserve Station’s public affairs office said it was notified this morning by the White House advance team that the trip, […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – President Trump’s planned visit to the Mahoning Valley, first reported over the weekend, has been canceled, The Business Journal learned this morning. The visit had been planned for Thursday. The Youngstown Air Reserve Station’s public affairs office said it was notified this morning by the White House advance team that the trip, […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 22nd annual Mad About the Arts celebration, held Feb. 17 at 7 p.m., will benefit the McDonough Museum of Art, where the event is held, and WYSU. Wine, beer and beverages from A&C Beverage, L’uva Bella Winery, Markko Vineyard, Pressed Coffee Bar & Eatery and Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. Food from […]

Monday, February 13, 2017

Editor’s Note: The following story is from Growth Report 2017, published by The Business Journal. AUSTINTOWN, Ohio — Yesco Electrical Supply, an electrical supply and solutions company founded in 1986, is expanding its footprint in western Pennsylvania in the wake of Royal Dutch Shell’s construction of a $6 billion ethane cracker in Monaca, Pa. “Yesco […]

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