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Business Alliance Invests in Freshmade 3D

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning Valley Business Alliance announced Monday that it made an investment in Freshmade 3D for an undisclosed sum. Freshmade 3D provides 3D-printing design, scanning and reverse engineering services, including medium- to large-scale finishings. In October 2017, the company made news by printing a functional bowling ball using its proprietary printing material, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Mahoning Valley Business Alliance announced Monday that it made an investment in Freshmade 3D for an undisclosed sum. Freshmade 3D provides 3D-printing design, scanning and reverse engineering services, including medium- to large-scale finishings. In October 2017, the company made news by printing a functional bowling ball...

Rig Count Drops in Ohio Utica as Production Rises

Five Well Permits Issued in Ohio’s Utica shale

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The rig count across eastern Ohio’s Utica shale dropped to 16 during the week ended July 14, down from 18 recorded the previous week, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Permitting activity was also light in the Utica, as just one permit for a single horizontal well was issued during […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The rig count across eastern Ohio’s Utica shale dropped to 16 during the week ended July 14, down from 18 recorded the previous week, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Permitting activity was also light in the Utica, as just one permit for a single...

Akron Children’s to Add Audiology at Boardman Campus

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Beginning July 30, the Beeghly Campus of Akron Children’s Hospital in Boardman will offer audiology services for children and young adults. Led by Dr. Kathtryn Freeland, who also leads the audiology department at Akron Children’s office in Warren, the audiology ream diagnoses and treats hearing loss, provides hearing aids and coordinates follow-up […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Beginning July 30, the Beeghly Campus of Akron Children’s Hospital in Boardman will offer audiology services for children and young adults. Led by Dr. Kathtryn Freeland, who also leads the audiology department at Akron Children’s office in Warren, the audiology ream diagnoses and treats hearing loss, provides...

Rust Belt Stories Tell Effects of Deindustrialization

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sherry Lee Linkon’s book about deindustrialization literature focuses on the Rust Belt states, but the stories aren’t unique to the region, she said, and can be found all over the world. Linkon, English professor and faculty director of writing curriculum initiatives at Georgetown University, is a former co-director of Youngstown State University’s […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sherry Lee Linkon’s book about deindustrialization literature focuses on the Rust Belt states, but the stories aren’t unique to the region, she said, and can be found all over the world. Linkon, English professor and faculty director of writing curriculum initiatives at Georgetown University, is a former...

YBI Hosts Two Learning Labs in July

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Business Incubator is holding two learning labs this month on “3D Printing 101” and “Crafting Your Pitch.” 3D Printing 101 will be at 5:30 p.m. July 26 and is an introductory course to the world of advanced manufacturing (AM) methods commonly referred to as 3D printing. This is your opportunity […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Business Incubator is holding two learning labs this month on “3D Printing 101” and “Crafting Your Pitch.” 3D Printing 101 will be at 5:30 p.m. July 26 and is an introductory course to the world of advanced manufacturing (AM) methods commonly referred to as 3D...

Sweeney Dealerships Named Sponsor of Canfield Fair

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In just six weeks the gates of the Canfield Fair will again be open to the public, this year with a first for the 172-year-old fair: official sponsors. On Monday, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC and the Canfield Fair announced a $60,000 deal that includes placing Sweeney logos at each gate and branding […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In just six weeks the gates of the Canfield Fair will again be open to the public, this year with a first for the 172-year-old fair: official sponsors. On Monday, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC and the Canfield Fair announced a $60,000 deal that includes placing Sweeney logos...

Rhine Haus to Open in Time for Oktoberfest

Rhine Haus to Open in Time for Oktoberfest

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Come September, a new German beer house should be opening its doors on N. Phelps Street in time for Oktoberfest, which begins Saturday, Sept. 22 in Munich, Germany. Rhine Haus Bier Hall is the newest project for restaurateur Christian Rinehart, and will open next door to his Suzie’s Dogs and Drafts at […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Come September, a new German beer house should be opening its doors on N. Phelps Street in time for Oktoberfest, which begins Saturday, Sept. 22 in Munich, Germany. Rhine Haus Bier Hall is the newest project for restaurateur Christian Rinehart, and will open next door to his...

Officials Decry Trump After News Conference with Putin

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, condemned President Trump’s comments Monday at his joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Trump’s behavior at the news conference was a “disgraceful setback” to U.S. global leadership, an “insult” to those serving in U.S. intelligence agencies, and a “disheartening betrayal of every service member […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, condemned President Trump’s comments Monday at his joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Trump’s behavior at the news conference was a “disgraceful setback” to U.S. global leadership, an “insult” to those serving in U.S. intelligence agencies, and a “disheartening...

Small Towns Reveal Character, Culture of Lawrence County

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Pa. – There’s not much left in the heart of the small borough of Wampum, Pennsylvania, except its heart – its big heart. A good number of storefronts sit empty along Main Street in this town of about 700 people, sandwiched between state Route 18 and the west bank of the Beaver River […]

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Pa. – There’s not much left in the heart of the small borough of Wampum, Pennsylvania, except its heart – its big heart. A good number of storefronts sit empty along Main Street in this town of about 700 people, sandwiched between state Route 18 and the west...

YSUScape Taking Applications for Downtown Mural

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YSUScape is accepting applications for a new mural in downtown as part of the student group’s Community Painting Day, where participants will complete the mural in a paint-by-numbers style. Designs for the 9-foot by 12-foot mural must be submitted by July 27. A small group of judges will select finalists and the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – YSUScape is accepting applications for a new mural in downtown as part of the student group’s Community Painting Day, where participants will complete the mural in a paint-by-numbers style. Designs for the 9-foot by 12-foot mural must be submitted by July 27. A small group of judges...