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Humtown’s New Website Highlights Products and Services

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – Humtown Products has revamped its website,, to maximize viewing on all devices. Humtown produces sand cores and molds for the foundry industry, and specializes in 3-D sand printing, high accuracy scanning and inspection. The site has easy navigational elements, descriptive content highlighting Humtown’s products and services, product videos, company news and […]

Energy Retrofits Spark Work for Electrical Contractors

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The flurry of developments across the Mahoning and Shenango valleys has proven a boon for electrical contractors in the area. In Ohio, work has begun on the first of two gas-fired power plants in Lordstown, a power plant in Wellsville is in development and another one in Carrollton nears completion. Across the […]

GM, Ford, Chrysler Sales Down in April

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The hangover after a year of record sales continues to wear on in 2017 as the three American auto manufacturers reported sales that once again lagged behind last year’s. At General Motors Co., sales were down 5.8% to 244,406 as its two top brands posted a decline in sales last month. Buick […]

AutoParkit Buys GE Buildings for Plant, HQ

WARREN, Ohio – AutoParkit LLC will move forward with plans to establish its headquarters and manufacturing operations in Warren – just not where its president intended. Warren native Christopher Alan announced Monday afternoon that he has purchased two properties from General Electric Corp. after efforts to acquire the adjacent Delphi Packard Electric property fell through. […]

Hope Foundation Retains Palo for Strategic Marketing

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley has selected Palo Creative to lead its marketing strategy, including social media management and website development, the marketing agency announced Monday. “The Hope Foundation’s goals for the year include developing its new DreamCatchers for Kids initiative, which was developed to create amazing experiences to help […]

PJM Synchronizes Power on an Aging Grid

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Each morning when we flip a light switch, we don’t give a second thought to whether the lights will turn on. Most of the time, they do. This simple task belies the mind-numbing complexity of what it takes to produce, transmit and then deliver the huge quantity of electricity to households, businesses […]

Robots Keep Valley Manufacturers Competitive Even as Jobs Threatened

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Toward the rear of QFM Stamping Inc.’s plant in Salem, a brightly painted yellow robotic arm zips back and forth, stopping at programmed intervals to weld portions of a component used in the rail car industry. The bed that holds the part lifts and turns as the automated arm adjusts and prepares […]


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