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Friday, January 28, 2022

LORDSTOWN, Ohio — A Cleveland area company is floating a draft proposal to rebuild a shipyard in Lorain to serve U.S. Navy submarines and construct a one million-square-foot maintenance hub here. It’s the crux of what the Bartlett Maritime Co.…

Friday, January 28, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As the demand for sustainable containers grows, Trivium Packaging will need to expand its capacity in terms of its physical plant and employment, says plant manager Michael Wood. Wood and other plant executives hosted U.S. Rep. Bill…

Friday, January 28, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson took a tour of Trivium Packaging in Youngstown to discuss opportunities and challenges within manufacturing. “There are lots of challenges that I could be helpful with them on,” Johnson says. “Anything that I…

Friday, January 28, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – MyPath Mahoning Valley, a nonprofit that helps junior and senior high school students plan their futures, is starting 2022 with a new name and new statistics that demonstrate its success. MyPath, formerly known as the Mahoning Valley…

Friday, January 28, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Economic Action Group’s Mahoning Valley Main Street program, formed in 2020 to help small businesses get pandemic recovery funding, played a big role in obtaining the $185 million that local businesses received in federal Paycheck Protection…

Friday, January 28, 2022

NORTH LIMA, Ohio — A project that appeared to be derailed is now back on track and stands to pump new investment into this section of Mahoning County, officials say. Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has renewed its interest…

Friday, January 28, 2022

CANFIELD, Ohio — Coming out of a fourth quarter that saw the completed merger of Cortland Bancorp, Farmers National Banc Corp. announced record results for 2021. On Thursday, the parent of Farmers National Bank reported $51.8 million in net income…

Friday, January 28, 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans set a new annual record of businesses created with 197,010, up 15% over the record set in 2020. The Ohio Secretary of State’s office reported 12,516 new businesses created in December, pushing total startups in 2021…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, – Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s 10th annual Cookie Table and Cocktails event will return this year after being forced to go virtual in 2021 because of the pandemic. The popular fundraiser, which recreates the iconic cookie table that has…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Like an unwelcome house guest who doesn’t know when it’s time to leave, this Arctic cold blast will linger for another weekend. It’s the kind of weather that has put Valley residents in a protective stance, like…

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