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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The state of the union is good or not-so-good, according to the men who represent the region in the U.S. Congress and reflect the partisan divide in sharp focus as they reacted to President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address. “There is a lot to celebrate,” said U.S. Rep. Bill […] The post ‘Lot to Celebrate’ or ‘More of the Same’ in Speech? appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Ever since Nancy Moschella was a kid, she admired the home at 111 Washington Blvd. in Boardman. What caught her eye most was the way the front porch wrapped around the entire home, she said. A native of Poland, she spent all of her adult life traveling the country with her husband, […] The post Pitzulo Honored for ‘Historic Renovation’ on Boardman Home appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city played host Tuesday to a Japanese local government official that wants to know how communities such as Youngstown are rebuilding themselves in the face of population decline and other challenges. Arika Aizawa, assistant director of the city of Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki Prefecture, visited Youngstown as part of a three-day tour that […] The post Japanese Official Visits Youngstown to Talk Revitalization appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

DILLES BOTTOM, Ohio – The Board of Directors of PTTGC America, a subsidiary of Thailand-based PTT Global Chemicals, has given the go-ahead to conduct a feasibility study toward the development of a multibillion-dollar ethane cracker plant proposed for Belmont County, Ohio. A press release issued by PTTGC America says the board approved the execution of […] The post Feasibility Study OK’d for Second Appalachian Cracker Plant appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In recognition of African American History Month, the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will welcome Dr. Leonne Hudson for a lecture, “The Black Army in Mourning,” at 7:00 p.m. on Feb. 12. The lecture discusses how black men eagerly joined the Federal Army to help preserve the Union and to fight for the liberation […] The post MVHS Holds ‘The Black Army in Mourning’ Lecture Feb. 12 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Every year more than half of Americans fail to use all their time off, creating a stock pile of 662 million unused vacation days. “In Ohio, 49% of employees are leaving 22 million days unused,” said Bevi Powell, AAA East Central senior vice president in a news release. “We are encouraging everyone to […] The post AAA Encourages Americans to ‘Plan for Vacation Day’ appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 20th annual Summer Festival of the Arts at Youngstown State University will be held the first weekend in July and artist applications are now being accepted. The early deadline for the juried fine arts show is April 2. Applications are available at YSU.edu/sfa or by emailing festival director Lori Factor at […] The post Applications Open for Summer Festival of the Arts appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Amer Adi Othman was deported last night, nearly two weeks after being taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Members of his family reported that Othman – locally known as Al Adi – contacted them from Chicago around 8 p.m. to let them know he was waiting to board a […] The post Adi Deported, Family and Ryan Vow to Continue Fight appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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