Local News

Monday, October 16, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Fewer business entities filed startup documents with Ohio in September than the same month in 2016, a departure from consecutive increases reported monthly by the office of Secretary of State Jon Husted. Last month 8,758 new entities filed to do business in Ohio, a decrease of 913 when compared to the same […]

Monday, October 16, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN. Ohio – The second annual Art for Smarts, a one-night event to benefit Smarts (Students Motivated by the Arts) Community Art School programming, will take place Saturday at the Ohio One Building. The fundraiser will feature nearly 150 pieces of artwork, donated to Smarts by local and regional artists. The collection includes framed and […]

Monday, October 16, 2017

BOARDMAN, Ohio – The Boardman Civic Association is holding its first business mixer from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 30 at Magic Tree Pub & Eatery. The mixer is for Boardman-based businesses and nonprofits to welcome and recognize any who operate in the township. The event will feature a wine tasting, appetizers and soft drinks, […]

Monday, October 16, 2017

COLUMBIANA, Ohio — The manufacturing sector across Columbiana County, much like the hilly terrain of this mostly rural patch of northeastern Ohio, has over the last decade experienced its share of high points and low points. Many producers in the region are optimistic that the manufacturing economy has turned the corner as those tied to […]

Monday, October 16, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology has been awarded a $4.4 million grant to expand the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service program, an initiative undertaken by the federal government and the National Science Foundation to recruit and train the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. The team overseeing the program includes Dongwon […]

Saturday, October 14, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The visual might be comical if it weren’t so sad. Behind the disintegrating front porch roof at 226 E. Lucius Ave., on the front door hangs a sign advising that the property has been winterized. Just a few yards away, a tree grows through an attached trellis. The house, owned by Vision […]

Friday, October 13, 2017

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The General Motors Foundation has awarded $110,000 to support education, community service and economic development programs in the Mahoning Valley. The Youngstown State University Foundation, Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber Foundation and Inspiring Minds were each awarded $20,000 while United Way of Trumbull County and United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley […]

Friday, October 13, 2017

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The General Motors Foundation awarded $110,000 in community grants to support education, community service and economic development programs in the Mahoning Valley, funding projects from the purchase of 3-D printers for students in Warren to business development in Youngstown. The Youngstown State University Foundation, Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber Foundation and Inspiring Minds […]

Friday, October 13, 2017

WASHINGTON –  Democrats Tim Ryan and Sherrod Brown are sharply criticizing President Donald Trump’s executive orders on health care, which they say will mean increased premiums for Americans and cut access to benefits, while Republican Bill Johnson says the actions taken by the president will benefit millions of Americans. The first of two orders, signed […]

Friday, October 13, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Recipes of Youngstown group is hosting a fall tasting party to honor U.S. Armed Forces and to promote the group’s third cookbook, Stars, Stripes & Servings, rom noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Tyler History Center downtown. More than 30 family dishes will be prepared by bakers whose recipes are […]

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