Local News

Friday, March 10, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Through April 15, customers at Giant Eagle stores in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties will be able to donate $1, $5, or $10 to Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley as part of the Harvest for Hunger effort. Customers will be offered a tear-away coupon that’s scanned at checkout and […]

Friday, March 10, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Home Builders & Remodelers Association of the Valley will host its 2017 Economic Forecast Breakfast March 21 at the Poland Library from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The keynote speaker for the event will be Rob Dietz, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders. Dietz is responsible for housing market […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The four Democrats who represent Ohio in the House of Representatives today joined together to voice their opposition to the current Republican health care proposal. In a joint statement, Reps. Tim Ryan, D-13, Marcy Kaptur, D-9, Marcia L. Fudge ,D-11, and Joyce Beatty, D-3,  said Republican-led committees in the House began moving […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Mike Kelly, R-3 Pa., a member of the House Ways and Means Committee who represents Erie, Crawford, Mercer and Butler counties, today issued a statement praising the committee’s work toward “the end of Obamacare and the start of a better health care system.” Kelly was referring to the full committee’s 18-hour […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

NEW YORK — Business executives are reporting their highest level of optimism about prospects for the U.S. economy in more than a dozen years, according to the first-quarter AICPA Economic Outlook Survey, which polls chief executive officers, chief financial officers, controllers and other certified public accountants who hold executive and senior management accounting roles. Optimism […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

POLAND, Ohio – The Alzheimer’s Association Greater East Ohio Area Chapter will hold its annual “Paint the Night Purple” benefit dinner and auction on Thursday, April 6 at The Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road. Presented by sponsors Stadium GM and Briarfield Health Care Center, the event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour, […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Leadership and its role in collaboration will be the focus of The Raymond John Wean Foundation’s Spark Talk Series meeting March 28. The workshop will be held from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the foundation’s headquarters, 147 W. Market St. in downtown Warren. “Leadership is an essential element of effective collaboration,” the […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – The YWCA of Warren will host its bi-monthly Networking to Empower Women Night March 14. Doors open at 5 p.m. for refreshments and networking, with guest speaker Deanna Fusillo, owner of Sassy Girl Media, discussing “Startups on a Shoestring.” The event will be held at the YWCA office at 375 N. Park […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Through the digital shift, many rules of marketing and methods of promotion have remained intact, not withstanding the transition from mass media to computers and smartphones. For many marketers here, the lessons they learned when they entered the industry remain pillars of their companies and on which they base their clients’ campaigns. […]

Thursday, March 9, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan characterizes the Republican replacement for the Affordable Care Act as “dangerous” and “misguided” yesterday. Ryan, D-13 Ohio, joined a chorus of critics – from both ends of the political spectrum — of the American Health Care Act, which GOP lawmakers introduced Tuesday. The Republican alternative to the law also […]

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