Local News

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The companies participating in Mahoning County’s Enterprise Zone program are substantially in compliance with the terms of their agreements with the county. However, the program administrator is waiting to hear back from one of the companies. The Mahoning County Tax Incentive Review Council met Monday to evaluate the performance of the five […]

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Horizontal wells operating in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale region yielded more than 1.3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas during 2016, a 43.4% increase from 2015, according to the latest production reports from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ODNR reported Monday that the Utica produced 1.370 trillion cubic feet of natural […]

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 81st annual Juried Student Art & Design Exhibition at the McDonough Museum of Art will be held March 24 through April 7. The exhibit features works created by students in Youngstown State University’s department of art and is open to the public. An opening reception will be held from 6 to […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For the 21st year, just after the Memorial Day weekend, volunteers and CityScape staff will spend a Saturday morning beautifying the downtown and arteries that lead to Central Square. They will plant flowers, weed flowerbeds, spread mulch and pick up litter. Last year, more than 650 participated in Streetscape, an effort that […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Patrick Lankey and Kevin Willis have been promoted to associate principals in Strollo Architects, Rodney Lamberson, senior vice president and principal, has announced. Lankey has earned the registered designations of LEED, AIA and NCARB, Willis as AIA and NCARB. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, AIA for American Institute […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Potential Development High School will hold a ribbon cutting Thursday to showcase renovations to its second floor and the installation of an elevator. Potential Development opened the high school in 2013 in the former Anthem building 2405 Market St., to provide services to teens with autism. In addition to core classes, teens […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley’s Success After 6 program is teaming with several vision care practices to provide children with free eye exams and eye glasses. Beginning this morning, students at Youngstown Community School will be fitted for eye glasses at the school. Participating practices include Sight for […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — What look like drinking fountains near the staircases in the Stambaugh Building are anything but. They’re spittoons, relics of the 19th and early 20th centuries, and they’ll remain as the building is transformed into a Hilton DoubleTree Hotel. The historic aspects of the common spaces in the building will be fully rehabilitated. […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

NEW CASTLE, Pa. — The Fifth Annual Athena Leadership Awards Celebration, sponsored by Lawrence Mercer Athena, will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. April 18 at the New Castle Country Club. Eleven women will be honored for advancing the cause of women in leadership who have demonstrated excellence, creativity, and initiative in their community […]

Monday, March 20, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Avalon Holdings Corp., parent of the Avalon Resorts and Clubs Inc. and a provider of waste management services, Friday reported a net loss of $400,000, or 10 cents per common share, for the last quarter of 2016 and a full-year net loss of $100,000, or two cents a share. This compares to […]

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