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Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — In the first video from our new “Shop Local” series, we head to Reyers Shoe Store in Niles to see how they’re convincing customers to walk through their door instead of ordering shoes online. No Stepping on…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — In the first video from our new “Shop Local” series we head to Reyers Shoe Store in Niles to see how they’re convincing customers to walk through their door instead of ordering shoes online. No Stepping on…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The nonprofit organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA, called on the Ohio State Racing Commission to investigate the death of thoroughbred mare Hoboken Hustle. In a letter dated Jan. 26 addressed to Chris…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — People who are blind or have low vision can enjoy The Butler Institute of American Art through an online service that describes art. The visual interpreting system – a product of Aira Tech Corp. – connects users…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown officials approved a new service agreement with Steadfast City Economic & Community Partners, the firm it has been working with on potential redevelopment and sale of the 20 Federal Place building.  The agreement, which the city’s…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Helmets. Cleats. Duffel bags. All sorts of athletic equipment line the walls and shelves inside Stambaugh Stadium. Tennis balls? Not so much. “You cannot find a tennis ball right now,” said Youngstown State University assistant equipment manager…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

TORONTO & DETROIT — Li-Cycle Holdings Corp. announced Thursday plans to operate its sixth and largest lithium-ion battery recycling Spoke facility at the $2.3 billion Ultium Cells LLC electric-vehicle battery cell manufacturing plant under construction in Lordstown. This new Spoke…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

CLEVELAND, Ohio – As a complement to Peter Jackson’s acclaimed docuseries “Get Back,” the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will open what it is calling a “groundbreaking” exhibit. “The Beatles: Get Back to Let It Be” will open March…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew last year at the fastest pace since Ronald Reagan’s presidency, bouncing back with resilience from 2020’s brief but devastating coronavirus recession. The nation’s gross domestic product —…

Thursday, January 27, 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Total unemployment claims in the state were 74,784 for the week ended Jan. 22, down 831 from the week prior. Initial jobless claims declined slightly for the second straight week, coming in at 15,158, down from the…

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