Local News

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – After you pass through a gate just off King Graves Road in Vienna Township, a right turn takes you to the more industrial side of town, where men and women come every day to work on some of the most recognizable aircraft in the United States military. A left turn, though, […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Mahoning County residents will play a role in shaping the country’s future health policies as they take part in the Centers for Disease Control’s National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Through August 3, representatives from the organization will survey 490 randomly selected Mahoning County residents about all aspects of their health, from […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Frank Lindsay, Kent State Trumbull’s manager of information technology, has always been looking for ways to help others. When his father, Frank Lindsay, Sr., was losing his battle with cancer in 2000, he began admiring the work of hospice organizations and noticed how they made a difficult time a little more tolerable. […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management has received society’s Outstanding Student Chapter award, ranking it among the best in the country. The award is given to the top 4% of the society’s 327 student groups. Seniors Katina Landgraff, Jordan Michael Vigorito, Danielle Lanterman and junior Taylor […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

CORTLAND, Ohio – Bring your appetite to the Cortland Street Fair’s Main Stage for a pizzelle ice cream sandwich eating contest at 6 p.m. June 23. Contestants will race to see who can finish five sandwiches in the fastest time. Winner takes home a trophy, a year supply of pizzelles from Just Pizzelles, 204 W. Main St., (one […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio – President Barack Obama’s advanced manufacturing hubs that comprise the national Manufacturing USA network, should receive all of its federal funding in fiscal 2018, its executive director says. “It looks very good for us,” says Rob Gorham, the newly appointed executive director of America Makes, an institute devoted to advancing public/private partnerships in research […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – With the cost of stays in nursing homes rising, estate planners and elder law attorneys increasingly see clients working to ensure that they will be eligible for Medicaid benefits when they enter a nursing home. To qualify for Medicaid benefits that pay for nursing-home care, there are two standards: one for married […]

Monday, June 12, 2017

CANFIELD, Ohio – Cool weather may have slowed down the ripening of strawberry crops in early June at Haus Orchard & Cider Mill, but it hasn’t damaged them. “Right now, we’re looking to have a pretty good crop of everything,” says Cheryl Haus, co-owner of the cider mill at 6742 West Calla Road. “It’s been […]

Saturday, June 10, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio ­– Seven months after Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez arrived in Mahoning Valley Friday to listen to voters here and outline the party’s path forward. In advance of his visit, the Mahoning County Republican Party held press conference Friday morning to showcase former Democratic and unaffiliated voters […]

Saturday, June 10, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio ­– Seven months after Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez arrived in Mahoning Valley Friday to listen to voters here and outline the party’s path forward. In advance of his visit, the Mahoning County Republican Party held press conference Friday morning to showcase former Democratic and unaffiliated voters […]

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