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Friday, June 22, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — On July 9, the Smithworks Bartenders Ball celebrates the restaurant and service industry workers who are usually working hard this time of year. Hundreds of area bartenders, servers and kitchen staff will have a chance to take some time for themselves at the event, which happens at 8 p.m. at Suzie’s Dogs […] The post Smithworks Bartenders Ball Set for July 9 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Mayor Arno Hill is confident that voters in the village will support Village Council’s decision Thursday evening to back the Lordstown Planning Commission’s rezoning of about 300 acres of property to accommodate the proposed $160 million TJX HomeGoods regional distribution center. At the same time, an opponent of the rezoning said he […] The post TJX Opponents Pledge Referendum on Rezoning appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — After a set of morning meetings at the White House, members of a business delegation to Washington, D.C. say they have made valuable connections and came away with next steps in support of local initiatives. The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber organized the trip, in which about 50 business and community leaders and chamber […] The post Fly-In Group Advocates for Valley at White House appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley College Access Program presented $1,000 scholarships to 22 area students Thursday in a ceremony at the Jewish Community Center. “This is an event where we get to recognize our students and encourage them.” said Lita Willis, executive director of the program “We also take it as a time to […] The post MVCAP Awards 22 Students $1,000 Scholarships appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sales of houses in the tri-county area were down markedly in May compared to a year earlier, data compiled by local realtors show. Monthly reports posted online at the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors website, compiled by YCAR and the Warren Area Board of Realtors, show 505 houses were sold in May, […] The post May House Sales Drop 11.9% from Last Year appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

BOARDMAN, Ohio — With 230 employees and eight storefronts, Rick’s Ranchwear Inc. has come a long way since owner, Rick Blase, left his management job at the former Regal Shoes at the Southern Park Mall. Not bad for a guy who started with an inventory of 72 pairs of boots – and 500 empty boxes. […] The post Rick’s Ranchwear Celebrates 40 Years, New Name appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

BOARDMAN, Ohio — With 230 employees and eight storefronts, Rick’s Ranchwear Inc. has come a long way since owner and president, Rick Blase, left his management job at the former Regal Shoes at the Southern Park Mall. Not bad for a guy who started with an inventory of 72 pairs of boots – and 500 […] The post Rick’s Ranchwear Marks 40 Years, New Name appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, June 22, 2018

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

SALEM, Ohio – Of the 146 employees arrested during Tuesday’s immigration raid on the Fresh Mark Inc. meat and packaging plant here, 80 still remain in custody. The rest have been processed and released “for humanitarian purposes,” said a spokesman for the U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement, or ICE. In a release Tuesday, ICE stated that […] The post ICE Releases 66 Fresh Mark Detainees appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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