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Monday, January 24, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– The McDonough Museum of Art on the campus of Youngstown State University presents four new exhibitions on display now through March 5. The shows are Matthew Kolodziej’s “Open Storage,” Piotr Szyhalski’s “COVID-19 Labor Camp Report,” Donald Black Jr.’s…

Monday, January 24, 2022

MERCER COUNTY, Pa. — As the Shenango Valley Urban League heads into 2022, President/CEO Erin Houston, reflects on the past as she and her team plan for the future of the civil rights and urban advocacy organization.  “For 2022, our…

Monday, January 24, 2022

LISBON, Ohio — In her role as a pizza shop manager, Josie Glosser sees the impact of a lack of soft skills among her co-workers, from communication problems to attendance. “Their accountability is also a big one because if they’re…

Sunday, January 23, 2022

WASHINGTON – The NFIB Research Center recently released its latest COVID-19 survey assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses. The new survey shows small businesses are suffering from deep disruptions in their operations. And the owners of companies…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Millennial Theatre Company has added a performance of “Heathers: The Musical” to meet the demand for tickets.The additional show will be at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23, at Hopewell Theatre, 702 Mahoning Ave. The two remaining regularly scheduled performances…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

By DAVID EGGERT and TOM KRISHER Associated PressLANSING, Mich. (AP) — General Motors is poised to announce next week major electric-vehicle investments in Michigan, with plans to spend $6.5 billion and create up to 4,000 new jobs at two plants.…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — Three upcoming meetings by city boards could determine the fate of four economic development proposals for the city, including sale of the former East Liverpool Motor Lodge and Hall China Company properties. First up, Tuesday at…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — PNC Bank, National Association, has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership. PNC uses more than 81 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually, which is enough green power to meet 25% of the organization’s…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries, a nonprofit that has served eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania for more than 125 years, enhanced its mission in 2021 to expand employment and training opportunities for those with disabilities or other barriers. Goodwill…

Saturday, January 22, 2022

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer is expanding its third Supplier Diversity event to include diverse-owned service providers, as well as retail-ready products for its shelves.  The March 29-31 event will give diverse-owned businesses nationwide the opportunity to showcase their offerings for…

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