Local News

Monday, October 30, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – U.S. District Judge Benita Y. Pearson has postponed until at least Nov. 8 her decision in the lawsuit Huntington National Bank filed Oct. 24 against Home Savings Bank, which seeks a temporary restraining order, so the banks can resolve their differences with the aid of a third party. Huntington has accused three […]

Monday, October 30, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Four alumni of Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration – Robert DiRusso, Mitchell Joseph, Patricia Mishic and Ashley Basile Oeken – were honored Friday at the college’s annual Alumni Banquet. DiRusso, owner of DiRusso’s Concessions and a 1982 graduate of YSU, was named Outstanding Business Alumnus. He purchased the sausage […]

Monday, October 30, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Ohio Living Park Vista is starting its fitness program, OhioHealth’s Delay the Disease, designed for those diagnosed or displaying symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. The classes open for patients and their caregivers, begins at 2 p.m. tomorrow and will be held every Tuesday and Thursday in the therapy gym near the aquatic therapy pool on […]

Monday, October 30, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio – It’s one of the first cold days in October and Paul Kinnick, a resident of Austintown, parks his car in the lot at Giant Eagle in Boardman on Doral Drive. Within minutes the trunk of his car is filled with a week’s worth of groceries from his shopping list and he never […]

Sunday, October 29, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Better Business Bureau serving Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull Counties is holding its annual meeting of Accredited Businesses at 9 a.m. Nov. 14 at the Avalon Inn and Resort in Howland. Members are invited to a complimentary “networking breakfast,” says Carol Potter, BBB president. The agenda will feature a video presentation of […]

Sunday, October 29, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Better Business Bureau serving Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull Counties is holding its annual meeting of Accredited Businesses at 9 a.m. Nov. 14 at the Avalon Inn and Resort in Howland. Members are invited to a complimentary “networking breakfast,” says Carol Potter, BBB president. The agenda will feature a video presentation of […]

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Jim Landino, president of JCL Development, Sharon, Pa., will be honored as the Shenango Valley Ambassador of the Year Nov. 8 at the annual dinner meeting of the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce. The event, to be held at the Park Inn by Radisson in West Middlesex, Pa., will recognize Landino and his development team, […]

Saturday, October 28, 2017

JoAnn M. LaGuardia, president of LM Cases in Youngstown,  has been reappointed by Gov. John R. Kasich to the Eastern Gateway Community College Board of Trustees. Her new term of the EGCC board began Oct. 24 and ends Oct. 16, 2022. A resident of Poland, LaGuardia is a graduate of Youngstown State University with a […]

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Tracey Ramun has joined Farris Marketing, Boardman, as account manager and social media director. She began her career at WFMJ and most recently operated her own branding firm. In her new position at Farris, she will manage primarily nonprofit client accounts, develop strategies and plan social media campaigns. “She’s creative, caring and hardworking – an […]

Friday, October 27, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip has announced that he will not approve funding for the school board to appeal House Bill 70, the state law known as the “Youngstown Plan” that allows school districts to be run by state-appointed CEOs. “The school board brought this lawsuit before the transformation had even […]

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