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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The national president of the AFL-CIO says the newly renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement, or Nafta, falls short of protecting the interests of workers in the United States and wants to see these concerns addressed before a new agreement is even considered for approval. “We have a chance to re-write Nafta,” […] The post New Nafta Doesn’t Go Far Enough, Trumka Warns appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The student newspaper at Youngstown State University was named No. 1 among members of the Society for Collegiate Journalists for overall coverage last school year. The award is the paper’s second prominent award this year. In February, the Ohio News Media Association named The Jambar the state’s top student newspaper. YO Magazine, […] The post YSU Student Media Win National Awards appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings Bank has donated $25,000 to Ursuline High School for the purchase of equipment to support the school’s science curriculum. The funds will be used to purchase an Anatomage Table and an accompanying digital library, which allow students in biology, health and anatomy courses view photorealistic renderings of bodies developed from […] The post Home Savings Donates $25K to Ursuline High School appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

HOWLAND, Ohio – Schaefer Equipment Inc. has invested north of $2 million over the past year at its plant at 1590 Phoenix Road NE in Howland Township. The steel-forging company, a subsidiary of Pennsylvania-based Wabtec Corp., primarily serves the rail freight car market. It recently expanded into the industrial segment and made “several reasonably-sized” investments […] The post Howland Development Strikes Gold in Triangle appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Farmers in Ohio lament the current climate – both literal and economic – they find themselves in, as depicted by Dan O’Brien in the MidJune issue. The post Weather, Tariffs Hit Ohio Farmers appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The canceled concert by Michael Stanley & The Resonators and Donnie Iris & The Cruisers has been rescheduled for July 27, the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheater has announced. All previously purchased tickets will be honored. Tickets are also available at the Covelli Centre box office and online. The concert was initially scheduled for […] The post Canceled Amphitheater Concert Rescheduled for July 27 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Eastgate Regional Council of Governments received a national award for its work on the Strategic & Sustainable, Medical & Manufacturing, Academic & Arts, Residential & Recreational, and Technology & Training centers, or Smart2, Network. At the 53rd annual conference of the National Association of Regional Councils in Omaha last week, the […] The post Eastgate Earns Achievement Award for Smart2 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Following the unification of Italian states in the latter half of the 19th century, many peasants faced financial hardships caused by years of war and political turmoil over who would rule what – and how. The process was particularly hard on the southern regions of the country, viewed by their powerful northern […] The post Valley’s Italian Heritage Has Roots in ‘Great Coal War’ appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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