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Thursday, May 14, 2015

HOWLAND, Ohio — Ron Klingle’s goal is to restore the luster – and then some – to the property best known over the years as the Avalon Inn. His company is nearing completion of the first of a three-phase, $20 million renovation and expansion that its chairman and CEO says will result in a property […]

Thursday, May 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The upcoming change in the way companies participating in Ohio’s workers’ compensation system pay for coverage will help employers in how they budget, an official with the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation says. “The advantage is that employers will have a better opportunity to budget their workers’ compensation costs knowing exactly what’s […]

Thursday, May 14, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Choose your friends carefully, Maurice Clarett advised those who have spent time behind bars and are looking to rejoin society. Clarett should know. The one-time football standout at Warren G. Harding High School and The Ohio State University related Wednesday how his choice of friends cost him the chance for a career […]

Thursday, May 14, 2015

NEW CASTLE, Pa. — The Lawrence County Career and Technical Center will offer a six-week Manufacturing Readiness Program May 26 through July 17 to new high school graduates and adults. It will be held at the Lawrence County Crossing of Butler County Community College. The program, valued at $4,000 per participant, is free because the […]

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – XTO Energy Inc., a subsidiary of oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp., wants to expand its natural gas processing operation in Butler County, Pa., according to a recent filing with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. A notice published in the latest edition of The Pennsylvania Bulletin shows that XTO plans to construct […]

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

WASHINGTON– Jobs related to plastics manufacturing are expected to grow by 462,000 – or by 20% — over the next decade largely because of plentiful and affordable natural gas and natural gas liquids from shale formations, reports the American Chemistry Council. About 2.7 million workers are employed in the domestic plastics manufacturing industry, the trade […]

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

CANFIELD, Ohio — Farmers National Bank has been there for the Canfield community since it was founded in 1887, says Mark L. Graham, a resident of Canfield much of his adult life. Graham is treasurer of the Canfield Schools Citizens (levy) Committee, a trustee of the Mill Creek Metro Parks political action committee, chairman of […]

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