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Thursday, March 29, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Youngstown and Youngstown Business & Professional Women will hold an Equal Pay Day mixer from 5:30 to 8 p.m. April 10 at The Upstairs Restaurant, 4500 Mahoning Ave. The event includes a cash bar, basket auction, 50/50 raffle, appetizers and networking opportunities. Proceeds will benefit YWCA of Youngstown’s programs for women […] The post ‘Equal Pay Day’ Draws Attention to Wage Gap appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YWCA Youngstown and Youngstown Business & Professional Women will hold an Equal Pay Day mixer from 5:30 to 8 p.m. April 10 at The Upstairs Restaurant, 4500 Mahoning Ave. The event includes a cash bar, basket auction, 50/50 raffle, appetizers and networking opportunities. Proceeds will benefit YWCA of Youngstown’s programs for women […] The post ‘Equal Pay Day’ Event Draws Attention to Wage Gap appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YSUscape will hold its fourth “Taste of Youngstown” fundraiser April 14 at the Soap Gallery downtown. YSUscape is a Youngstown State University-affiliated student organization formed to collaborate with community and other university organizations to revitalize and beautify Youngstown. The fundraiser highlights the wide variety of food and restaurants that are available throughout […] The post YSUscape to Hold ‘Taste of Youngstown’ April 14 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber will host Good Morning, Youngstown! April 6 at Stambaugh Auditorium. The breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. and runs until 9 a.m. The slate of speakers for the event includes Mayor Jamael Tito Brown. Other speakers include Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip with an update on the school […] The post ‘Good Morning, Youngstown’ Set for April 6 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Fifteen census tracts in Mahoning and Trumbull counties — including downtown Youngstown and Warren — have been approved by the state for consideration as federal Opportunity Zones, which could lead to new investment via a program designed to drive long-term capital to distressed communities across the country. A provision in the 2017 […] The post Downtown Among Tracts Up for ‘Opportunity Zone’ appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority has appointed Fourmidable, a national real estate management company based in the Detroit area, as the manager of The Village at Arlington I and II low-income housing units. The Village at Arlington consists of 120 two- and three-bedroom apartments and townhomes with fully equipped kitchens, washer and […] The post Detroit Area Company to Manage YMHA Units appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Ohio will be at the head of the line for funding to address the opioid crisis allocated in the federal government’s recently approved omnibus spending bill, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown said. During a news conference Tuesday at the Youngstown Police Department, Brown, Police Chief Robin Lees and addiction specialist Ruth Bowdish outlined […] The post Brown Touts Drug Fight Funding in Spending Bill appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – One Hot Cookie will open its first franchisee-operated store this spring. Akron-based Barnby Brand recently entered into an agreement with Youngstown’s One Hot Cookie to open a shop in Berlin, Ohio in May. The Holmes County store is the first of several locations Barnby Brand president Robin Barnby said she hopes to […] The post One Hot Cookie Coming to Amish Country appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Business Journal convened a panel of local experts March 13 to participate in a roundtable discussion on cybersecurity. The discussion was published in the April edition of our newspaper, in subscribers’ mailboxes this week. We are publishing it online as well so that our digital readers will gain a better understanding […] The post Think You’re Protected from Cyberattacks? Think Again appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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