Local News

Thursday, October 5, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Power Siting Board Thursday announced it has approved construction of a 940-megawatt power plant slated for Lordstown, the second such plant to be developed in the village. Clean Energy Future-Trumbull LLC won approval from the board to build the Trumbull Energy Center on land along Henn Parkway, just off state […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – PTT Global Chemical has signed a memorandum of understanding with JobsOhio, an indication that the Thailand-based petrochemicals giant hasn’t walked away from its plans to build a $6 billion ethane cracker plant in Belmont County. According to a release posted on the company’s website, PTTGC America’s president and CEO, Toasaporn Boonyapipat, signed […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Oak Hill Collaborative has teamed with the United Way Success After 6 early childhood program to extend its Raspberry Pi Micro-Computer initiative to five Youngstown City schools this fall. A total of 17 academic classes will be held this fall, and this is the second year the Collaborative has worked with […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Ken Goldsboro has been promoted to senior vice president at  at Home Savings Bank. Goldsboro will focus on developing and growing the bank’s commercial loan portfolio and partnering with clients to provide customized solutions for their businesses. He joined Home Savings in 2013 as vice president, commercial banking. Goldsboro earned his B.S. in business administration […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Richard White, chief magistrate of the Mahoning County Juvenile Court, and Annisa Modarelli, juvenile prosecutor, have been appointed to the Ohio Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Children and Families and to the court’s Juvenile Justice Subcommittee. White (pictured) and Modarelli will advise, develop and promote best practices in aspects related to juvenile justice. And they […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Car sales in the Mahoning Valley once again rose over last year’s totals as 5,056 new and used vehicles were sold in September, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association. In Mahoning, Columbiana and Trumbull counties, new car sales totaled 2,988, up 17.9% from September 2016. Topping the sales chart […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown artist Daniel Rauschenbach’s exhibit titled “Blossom” will be on display at the Weller Gallery in the Davis Visitor Center at Fellows Riverside Gardens. The exhibit features watercolor paintings, which reflect the inspiration of blooms in Fellows Riverside Gardens and the plants throughout Mill Creek MetroParks. Rauschenbach places the plants in vessels from […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

POLAND, Ohio – The economy continues its lukewarm but solid recovery, the recovery likely to continue through at least the end of 2018, the founder and president of MainStreet Advisors LLC told gatherings of Home Savings Bank customers Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. John Crosson heads a Chicago-based investment research firm that serves community banks […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As part of its partnership with Youngstown State University Athletics, Burgan Real Estate is launching the Burgan Mortgage Mania Challenge Sweepstakes at select YSU men’s and women’s basketball games. Through the contest, entrants can enter to win two tickets to a basketball game in the upcoming season. The winner for each game […]

Thursday, October 5, 2017

WARREN, Ohio – Trumbull Family Fitness outlined plans Wednesday for multimillion-dollar upgrade and repurposing of its building, the former Warren YMCA. The board of the fitness center and professionals engaged to work on the project presented their plans to add a medical-wellness center and convert the upper two stories of the building into high-end apartments. […]

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