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Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city has hired a former deputy state auditor and executive director of the Ohio Lottery Commission to assist with the city’s finance department and help search for a new finance director. The Board of Control this morning approved hiring Michael Abouserhal for up to $25,000 through April 30. Abouserhal will be […] The post City Hires Former Deputy Auditor to Assist Finance Department appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Former University of Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops will be the featured speaker at Cardinal Mooney High School’s 26th annual Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner Feb. 18. Those being inducted are: David Altiere, class of 1983, track; Ryan Flynn, 2000, baseball and football; Matt Kubik, 2001, football and basketball; Kimberly Loy Lisko, […] The post Mooney Athletic Hall of Fame Inducts New Class Feb. 18 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

GREENVILLE, Pa. – The business and education programs at Thiel College have been recognized as fields of distinction by Colleges of Distinction. The entire institution is also a College of Distinction for the second straight year. For the past three years, 100% of the Department of Education’s graduates have gotten education jobs or graduate school […] The post Thiel Recognized for Second Year as a ‘College of Distinction’ appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – After ending last year on a down note, sales for American automakers remained off pace as two of the three – Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles – reported a drop in sales during January. And while General Motors Co. last month posted an overall increase in sales, rising 1.3% to […] The post Cruze Sales Drop Again, Automakers Start Year Down appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

LEETONIA, Ohio – The market for additive manufacturing technology continues to rise, marked by an increase in the number of companies embracing the process and developing the capabilities behind it. “You’re seeing a lot of new companies – everything from 3-D printer manufacturers to service bureaus and software developers,” said Rick Lucas, chief technology officer […] The post More Companies Making 3-D Printers, More Using Them appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Defeated mayoral candidate Sean McKinney yesterday withdrew his lawsuit — but not his challenge — contesting the result of the Nov. 7 election. The day before the hearing was set to begin on his lawsuit against the Mahoning County Board of Elections and Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, McKinney withdrew the complaint he […] The post McKinney Drops Suit, Seeks State Review of Mayoral Election appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County has set a Valentine’s Day opening for its newest branch. The new Michael Kusalaba Branch Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., will open to the public at 10 a.m. Feb. 14. A dedication ceremony for the branch is being planned for Feb. 24. Ground was broken […] The post Kusalaba Branch Library to Open Valentine’s Day appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is preparing for its sixth annual Cookie Table & Cocktails fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 24, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Social Hall. More than 50 professional and amateur bakers are donating cookies to the cookie contest judged by community leaders. The event is […] The post MVHS Cookie Table Fundraiser Set for Feb. 24 appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

BUTLER, Pa. – Armstrong recently received the 2017 Veteran Employer of the Year Award from the Veterans Cable Services in recognition of its commitment to veteran causes. Co-founders of Veterans Cable, John Piazza and Tony Accamando, presented the award to Armstrong President Jeff Ross. “For over four decades I have known the folks at Armstrong. […] The post Armstrong Awarded ‘Veteran Employer of the Year’ appeared first on Business Journal Daily.

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