YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Since its founding in 1974, the Better Business Bureau of Columbiana, Mahoning & Trumbull Counties has grown to 1,200 members in the three counties, the 14 newest presented at its annual meeting Wednesday.
Those 1,200 constitute 10% of the firms doing business in the Mahoning Valley, Carol Potter, president and CEO of the chapter, reported as she laid out the chapter’s ambitious agenda at the first annual meeting open to the entire membership.
SHARON, Pa. -- A company that started in business insuring horses and buggies the same year that Charles Dickens published Hard Times is today navigating issues that back then were unfathomable.
Gilbert’s Risk Solutions Inc.’s roots run deep in the Shenango Valley, say its executives. But the gas-lit world of 1854 is far removed from the lightning-paced business environment of 2014 as the insurance company tackles the concerns and complexities of the modern age such as the Affordable Care Act, or ACA, safety in the workplace and risks related to cyber theft.
WARREN, Ohio -- Avalon Holdings Corp. reports third-quarter net operating revenues of $14.4 million compared with $16.4 million in the third quarter of 2013.
The company recorded net income of $100,000, or 3 cents per share for the third quarter compared with net income of $400,0, or 11 cents per share in the 2013 quarter.
POLAND, Ohio -- Friendly’s restaurant at 3 W. McKinley Way here served its last customers Sunday and officially closed its doors midday Monday, confirms the store’s manager.
No advance notice was given employees or the public. Additional details were unavailable and a reporter was referred to a corporate public affairs office in Wilbraham, Mass.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Applications are being accepted for the eighth year of the Mahoning Valley Local Government Leadership Academy. The 2015 edition of the event will run Tuesdays Jan. 27 through March 24.
More than 160 Mahoning Valley residents have graduated from the academy since its founding. The nine-week series is offered to help people become effective government leaders. It also provides class members a broad perspective on how local government operations should be conducted.
- Friendly's Restaurant in Poland Closes - November 18, 2014
- Chamber Seeking Applicants for Leadership Academy - November 17, 2014
- Costs Will Go Up for Private Mail Processors - November 17, 2014
- Wombat Security Software Teaches Cyber Self-Defense - November 17, 2014
- GM’s Sales in China Ahead of 2013’s Pace - November 17, 2014
- AT&T Seeks Applicants for 120 Jobs in Ohio - November 14, 2014
- Kelly’s Boutique Makes Debut in Downtown Warren - November 13, 2014
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