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Friday, January 25, 2019

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan was named co-chairman of the House National Guard and Reserve Caucus yesterday. Ryan, D-13 Ohio, will join U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-4 Miss., in leading the caucus during the 116th Congress. He succeeds U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, D-1 Minn., who served as co-chairman for the 114th and 115th Congresses. Walz was […] The post Ryan to Co-Chair National Guard, Reserve Caucus appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, January 25, 2019

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Maj. Paul Moore and his wife, Maj. Sherrylyn Moore, have led the Salvation Army of Mahoning County for only two years. So when he learned that the organization was receiving a donation from Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC and its Operation Santa initiative, he didn’t know what to expect. “Everyone kept telling me […] The post Sweeney Raises $32,000 for Operation Santa appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, January 25, 2019

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – It wasn’t that long ago that Randi Weingarten and the American Federation of Teachers were part of a campaign to save a plant from closure after executives announced the company was “taking decisive action to curtail uncompetitive” manufacturing done there. The year was 2015. The company was Alcoa Corp. The city was […] The post Teachers Show Support for Drive It Home Campaign appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, January 25, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The son of one of the world’s most influential motivational speakers, salesmen and authors on leadership and personal success says one of the lasting impressions his father made on him boils down to a single word. Choice. “The biggest life lesson that I learned from dad is that I have a choice,” […] The post Good Habits, Good Choices Are Keys to Success appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, January 25, 2019

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation today proposed a 20% reduction in the average premium rate it charges private employers, its largest rate cut in nearly 60 years if approved by the agency’s board of directors. BWC administrator and CEO Stephanie McCloud told board members fewer workplace injuries and falling estimates of future […] The post BWC Proposes Largest Rate Decrease in 60 Years appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city Board of Control this morning approved entering into a new professional services agreement with Michael Abouserhal to assist the city with various services related to its troubled finances. Abouserhal, a former deputy state auditor and executive director of the Ohio Lottery Commission, will be paid $150 per hour plus travel […] The post City Again Hires Consultant to Assist With Finances appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Huntington Bancshares Inc., holding company of Huntington Bank, Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $334 million, or 29 cents a common share, and full-year 2018 net income of $1.4 billion, or $1.20 per common share. This compares to third-quarter net income of $378 million, or 33 cents a share, and a 23% […] The post Huntington Reports Record 2018 Net Income of $1.4B appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Friends of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County and the Mahoning Valley Flight Crew will host this year’s Brew Ha Ha! Fundraising event to benefit children’s programs at the library. The fundraiser will take place at the Main Library from 6 to 9 p.m. on March 2. Eight local […] The post Tickets on Sale for Brew Ha Ha! Fundraiser March 2 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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