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Schmutzes to Be Honored at Akron Children’s Dinner

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley will honor Reid and Judy Schmutz as the 2018 Champion for Our Valley’s Children at the eighth annual celebration dinner May 8 at The Lake Club in Poland. The Schmutz’s community service impact and generosity has led to growth for local programs and services at the Beeghly campus. […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley will honor Reid and Judy Schmutz as the 2018 Champion for Our Valley’s Children at the eighth annual celebration dinner May 8 at The Lake Club in Poland. The Schmutz’s community service impact and generosity has led to growth for local programs and...

Shenango Chamber’s ‘House to Home’ Expo Set for April 26

HERMITAGE, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Greater Mercer County Association of Realtors is holding its first Shenango Valley 2018 House to Home Expo from 2 to 7 p.m. April 26 at the Avalon Golf & Country Club. The expo will have a home and garden marketplace, vendors, real estate and […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Greater Mercer County Association of Realtors is holding its first Shenango Valley 2018 House to Home Expo from 2 to 7 p.m. April 26 at the Avalon Golf & Country Club. The expo will have a home and garden...

Youngstown Foundation Ups the Ante for Giving

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For local nonprofits, every dollar is critical, since the lifeblood of these agencies often depend on the financial support of the community. It’s in this spirit that the 100 year-old Youngstown Foundation is upping the ante for giving announcing Monday that it would double its match through the Support Fund to donations […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – For local nonprofits, every dollar is critical, since the lifeblood of these agencies often depend on the financial support of the community. It’s in this spirit that the 100 year-old Youngstown Foundation is upping the ante for giving announcing Monday that it would double its match through...

The Telegraph Featured in ‘Bites and Bits’ April 19

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s next Bites and Bits of History lunch program will discuss one of the most important technological marvels in history – the telegraph. Bruce Manning, retired McKean County, Pa., EMA director and amateur extra class license radio operator, will speak about early technology and how the telegraph and radio changed […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society's next Bites and Bits of History lunch program will discuss one of the most important technological marvels in history - the telegraph. Bruce Manning, retired McKean County, Pa., EMA director and amateur extra class license radio operator, will speak about early technology and how...

20th Annual Summer Festival of the Arts Seeks Volunteers

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Volunteers are needed for the 20th annual Summer Festival of the Arts at Youngstown State University on July 7 and 8. Volunteers will help with artist registration; information booths; in the children’s hands-on art tent; for technical assistance at performance sites and at the Festival of Nations international area. Various shifts are […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Volunteers are needed for the 20th annual Summer Festival of the Arts at Youngstown State University on July 7 and 8. Volunteers will help with artist registration; information booths; in the children's hands-on art tent; for technical assistance at performance sites and at the Festival of Nations...

Gibson Recognized with Senior Partner Plus Designation

GIRARD, Ohio – The Gibson Agency of Girard has received the Senior Partner Plus designation from Grange Insurance. Every year, a select group of Grange’s independent agency partners earns the title of Senior Partner Plus by setting themselves apart and excelling in key areas such as customer service and overall agency performance. Out of nearly […]

GIRARD, Ohio – The Gibson Agency of Girard has received the Senior Partner Plus designation from Grange Insurance. Every year, a select group of Grange’s independent agency partners earns the title of Senior Partner Plus by setting themselves apart and excelling in key areas such as customer service and overall...

YSU to Honor Distinguished Professors Wednesday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – More than 30 faculty at Youngstown State University will be honored Wednesday at the annual Faculty Recognition Awards Dinner. Among those being honored at the dinner, which begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Chestnut room, are communications professor Daniel O’Neil with the Faculty Service Award for his 50 years of work at […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – More than 30 faculty at Youngstown State University will be honored Wednesday at the annual Faculty Recognition Awards Dinner. Among those being honored at the dinner, which begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Chestnut room, are communications professor Daniel O’Neil with the Faculty Service Award for his...

Walmart, Second Harvest Food Bank Launch Campaign

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Walmart, Feeding America and the Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley have launched the fifth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign online and in stores. In the Mahoning Valley, food insecurity affects 115,110 people, including 27,760 children. Nationally, one in eight Americans (41 million), including one in six children […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Walmart, Feeding America and the Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley have launched the fifth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign online and in stores. In the Mahoning Valley, food insecurity affects 115,110 people, including 27,760 children. Nationally, one in eight Americans (41 million),...

Trumbull County Historical Society Kicks Off Speaker Series

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull County Historical Society launches its 2018 Sunday Speaker Series at 2 p.m. on April 8 at the Kinsman House, the organization announced. Dr. Katherine Durack, in partnership with the Upton Association, will present the lecture, “Ohio’s Role In Women’s Suffrage: Three Reasons to Celebrate Big.” Durack represents the Turning Point […]

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull County Historical Society launches its 2018 Sunday Speaker Series at 2 p.m. on April 8 at the Kinsman House, the organization announced. Dr. Katherine Durack, in partnership with the Upton Association, will present the lecture, “Ohio’s Role In Women’s Suffrage: Three Reasons to Celebrate Big.”...

SOD Center Hosting Start-Up Workshop April 23

SALEM, Ohio – The Salem Area Sustainable Opportunity Development Center will host a business start-up workshop April 23 at its offices. The seminar, co-hosted by the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, runs 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the SOD Center offices, 440 Pennsylvania Ave. The course will be led by Joe Belinsky, a business advisor […]

SALEM, Ohio – The Salem Area Sustainable Opportunity Development Center will host a business start-up workshop April 23 at its offices. The seminar, co-hosted by the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, runs 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the SOD Center offices, 440 Pennsylvania Ave. The course will be led by...