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Friday, May 4, 2018

SALEM, Ohio – Celebrate Salem’s very own Alan Freed May 12 at Freed Fest downtown. Alan Freed graduated from Salem High School in 1940. While he was in high school, he formed a band called the “Sultans of Swing” in which he played the trombone. Freed’s initial ambition was to be a bandleader, but an […] The post Freed Fest Takes Place in Salem May 12 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Jonah Montgomery, a senior at Hickory High School in Hermitage, says he plans to pursue a career in electrical engineering at Youngstown State University next year. The only distraction toward achieving that goal would be if the company he and three fellow high school seniors started this year really took off, diverting […] The post 3T Takes Home Top Prize in eAcademy Competition appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Jonah Montgomery, a senior at Hickory High School in Hermitage, says he plans to pursue a career in electrical engineering at Youngstown State University next year. The only distraction toward achieving that goal would be if the company he and three fellow high school seniors started this year really took off, diverting […] The post 3T Takes Top Prize in eAcademy Competition appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Forbes magazine has ranked Grove City College No. 153 on its annual America’s Best Value Colleges list, ahead of schools like Penn State University, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburgh. The ranking, which lists the top 300 schools, considers net price, net debt, alumni earnings, timely graduation and academic quality. […] The post Grove City College Ranked on Forbes’ ‘Best Value’ List appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Brittany Mendez, director of program management at the Youngstown Business Incubator, represented the incubator and participated on a panel for the House Manufacturing Caucus in Washington D.C. titled “How Manufacturing Incubators and Accelerators are Powering Economic Growth Across the US.” Mendez’s portion of the panel enabled her to talk about how advanced manufacturing is transforming […] The post YBI’s Mendez Participates in D.C. Panel appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Imagine driving home after a long day of work. You pull into the driveway and walk up to the front door. It’s unlocked and, as you enter, the lights are on and your favorite jazz track is softly playing. It may seem a bit over-the-top, but you did have a rough day, […] The post Technology Makes Houses ‘Smart,’ Living Easier appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – At the 2018 Mahoning County Law Day Luncheon, Municipal Court Judge Carla Baldwin advised high school students to separate themselves from the crowd to succeed, even if it might not be the popular thing to do. Elected last year to the city court, Baldwin outlined her journey to the bench during her luncheon speech, […] The post Baldwin Details Her Journey to the Bench appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY – Higher oil prices helped lift oil and gas production in Ohio’s Utica shale for Chesapeake Energy Corp. during the three months ended March 31, the company said. Chesapeake reported that it produced an average of 11,000 barrels of oil and 440 million cubic feet of natural gas — or 107,000 barrels of […] The post Chesapeake Ups Production in Utica Shale appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. will host a ground-breaking event at 10 a.m. May 10 to kick off its renovation of the four-plex residential structure at the corner of Clearmont Drive and Glenwood Avenue. The event will be held at 650 Clearmont Drive. Home Savings Bank will provide financing for the project, according to […] The post YNDC to Renovate Four-Plex on South Side appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Friday, May 4, 2018

SHARON, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the 14th annual Phoenix Awards May 17 at the Corinthian Banquet Center downtown. The chamber will recognize honorees in 11 categories at the luncheon, which begins at 11 a.m.    “This event is an important measure of the innovative business growth and development in […] The post Shenango Chamber to Host Phoenix Awards May 17 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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