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She’s 23 and Living Her Dream at Bake Me Treats

POLAND, Ohio — It’s been nine months since Gabriele Brocker opened up her bakery and she remains smitten with owning her own business. “I wanted to do wedding cakes,” she says, “but I had no idea it would turn into all of this.” Bake Me Treats is in the heart of Poland, where Brocker grew […]

Trade Journal Ranks Simon Roofing 11th in Revenue

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Roofing Contractor magazine ranks Simon Roofing 11th on its annual list of largest roofers in the United States, up from 12th in 2015. The list, based on self-reported revenue, includes both commercial and residential roofing companies, according to a news release announcing the ranking. All of Simon Roofing’s revenue is attributable to […]

Windsor to Break Ground on $12M Nursing Home

CANFIELD, Ohio – Workers are preparing the site where, after more than two years in the making, Girard-based Windsor House Inc. is building a $12 million skilled nursing and rehabilitation center. “We’re thrilled to be moving forward, and we’re thankful to both the city and the township,” says Dan Rowland, Windsor House’s director of marketing. […]

New Chapter Opens at Kinsman’s Peter Allen House

KINSMAN, Ohio — The opening this spring of the Peter Allen Inn & Event Center completes a journey of eight years, but at the same time opens a new chapter for the nearly two-century-old property in Kinsman Township. The house was built by architect Willis Smith in 1821 for Dr. Peter Allen, Kinsman’s first doctor, […]

Trumbull United Way Launches 2016 Campaign

WARREN, Ohio – With shovels, rakes and gloves in hand, some 100 volunteers set out across Trumbull County this morning as they kicked off the 2016 campaign for the United Way of Trumbull County. But first, it was last year’s campaign – which concluded in March – that took front and center at the Packard […]

Historic Buildings Find New Purpose as Banquet Halls

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — There’s one reaction that Kelly Fertig loves to hear when guests first walk into Stambaugh Auditorium’s Christman Hall: gasps. She relates the story of a wedding rehearsal a year or so ago. As the bride’s family was coming in, the mother let out a very audible gasp. She had not seen the […]

Helicopter Parents Even Participate in Job Interviews!

MENLO PARK, Calif. — Helicopter parents have moved from swooping down on their offspring at colleges and universities to participating in job interviews. Office Team, a subsidiary of Robert Half International Inc., reports that more than a third of senior managers it interviewed – 35% – “said they find it annoying when helicopter parents are involved […]

Great Lakes Ends Service, WRPA Weighs Litigation

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Great Lakes JetExpress abruptly ended its service between Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport and O’Hare international Airport following its returning flight Wednesday night. In a news release, Aerodynamics Inc., which operates the service, cited the “reluctance” of the Western Reserve Port Authority’s board of directors “to come to a reasonable ceasing of operations” […]

WRTA Increases Number of Hourly Bus Runs

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — With the arrival of a new fleet of buses, the Western Reserve Transit Authority can fulfill a promise made seven years ago, says Executive Director James Ferraro. Beginning Sept. 6, all of the bus lines within the authority will offer hourly service, adding 56 trips across Mahoning County on weekdays and doubling […]

Giant Eagle to Hold Hiring Fairs Saturday

 PITTSBURGH — Giant Eagle will conduct Fall Supermarket Hiring Events Saturday at several stores in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Maryland. One is the Community Center Giant Eagle on Doral Drive in Boardman. The hires are for both Giant Eagle and Market District Supermarkets and include full- and part-time positions. The Boardman store positions range from bakers […]


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