YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The $3 million purchase of the downtown Plaza Parking garage by Higher Education Partners is an integral part of Eastern Gateway Community College's expansion in the region, officials say.
"It puts an exclamation mark on our business plans," says Laura Meeks, president of Eastern Gateway.
Higher Education Partners, based in Providence, R.I., is the development partner with EGCC. The company has a 20-year agreement with the college, and the deal insures that EGCC has a presence downtown for at least the next 20 years, Meeks notes.
CANFIELD, Ohio -- Additive manufacturing might seem as if it’s getting everywhere. Now it’s even in people’s teeth.
3-D printers such as the 3Z Lab wax printer made by Solidscape Inc., a New Hampshire manufacturer of high-precision units, are being used in dental labs to make wax-ups for casting and pressing to produce crowns, bridges and copings.
NEW YORK -- The Diesel Driver, a publication geared specifically toward diesel-engine vehicles, has named the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze as the top diesel car of the year and Chevrolet as its top diesel manufacturer of the year.
"The Chevrolet Cruze Diesel, with a market-leading 46 mpg highway is clearly setting the pace for diesel-powered cars in the United States," said Jonathan Spira, editorial director of The Diesel Driver. "The message from our readers is clear. Diesels are back and Chevrolet is in the forefront."
DETROIT -- General Motors Co. says the 2015 updated Chevrolet Cruze will make its debut during the New York International Auto Show this week in Manhattan.
The Cruze, which is manufactured at GM's Lordstown Complex, is among the automaker's hottest-selling vehicles. Last month, the Cruze witnessed strong sales, and last year, saw sales rise nearly 23%.
WARREN, Ohio -- Directors of The Raymond John Wean Foundation have elected Jennifer Roller as the next president effective immediately, the foundation announced Tuesday. She has been with the foundation since 2007, serving most recently as vice president and acting president.
Since joining the foundation, Roller has worked with two presidents as well as strategic partners to ensure alignment of the foundation’s shared vision and strategic initiatives, the foundation says.
- Chevy 'Cruzes' into 2015 at New York Auto Show - April 16, 2014
- Jennifer Roller Named President of Wean Foundation - April 16, 2014
- Local Auto Dealers Report Better Sales in March - April 14, 2014
- Copeland Oaks Kicks Off $1.2M Construction Project - April 11, 2014
- Sterne Agee Financial Acquires WRP Investments - April 11, 2014
- Evets Oil & Gas Opens $4M Hubbard Fabrication Plant - April 10, 2014
- Public to Choose Next Move for Farmers' Mannequins - April 9, 2014
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