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FNB Corp. Declares 12-Cent Cash Dividend

PITTSBURGH – F.N.B. Corp., holding company of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, announced Wednesday that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 12 cents per common share. The dividend is payable Sept. 15 to shareholders of record Sept. 4. F.N.B. has total assets of $32 billion, and operates more than 400 banking […]

PITTSBURGH – F.N.B. Corp., holding company of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, announced Wednesday that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 12 cents per common share. The dividend is payable Sept. 15 to shareholders of record Sept. 4. F.N.B. has total assets of $32 billion, and...

Energy Efficiency Hits Home without Hitting Wallet

Energy Efficiency Hits Home without Hitting Wallet

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Saving money on energy bills every month can range from a change of simple habits – shorter showers, turning off lights when you leave the room, or unplugging electrical devices when they’re not being used – to drastic overhauls of your home. While most people’s budget probably wouldn’t support a complete conversion […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Saving money on energy bills every month can range from a change of simple habits – shorter showers, turning off lights when you leave the room, or unplugging electrical devices when they’re not being used – to drastic overhauls of your home. While most people’s budget probably...

Marchionda Firm Sells Land to YSU Foundation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Foundation last month paid $438,750 to buy vacant land at 751 Elm St. in Youngstown. The seller was U.S. Campus Suites LCC, an entity owned by developer Dominic J. Marchionda. The transaction closed July 16. Paul McFadden, president of the YSU Foundation, says the property was acquired “for […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown State University Foundation last month paid $438,750 to buy vacant land at 751 Elm St. in Youngstown. The seller was U.S. Campus Suites LCC, an entity owned by developer Dominic J. Marchionda. The transaction closed July 16. Paul McFadden, president of the YSU Foundation, says...

Mahoning Valley Auto Sales Down 1.5% in July

Valley Auto Sales Decline 2.6% in May

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley continued to slip in July as dealerships in the area sold 4,913 new and used vehicles, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association, a 1.5% drop from a year ago. The drop in sales marked the seventh consecutive month year-over-year sales have fallen […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley continued to slip in July as dealerships in the area sold 4,913 new and used vehicles, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association, a 1.5% drop from a year ago. The drop in sales marked the seventh consecutive...

Wealth Management Goes Full-Circle at Region’s Banks

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Many financial decisions are made by individuals from the time they graduate college and start a career, to the time they retire and leave a legacy for the next generation of their family. Banks have become one-stop shops for the financial steps customers take as wealth management divisions provide a full range […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Many financial decisions are made by individuals from the time they graduate college and start a career, to the time they retire and leave a legacy for the next generation of their family. Banks have become one-stop shops for the financial steps customers take as wealth management...

Mahoning Valley Home Sales Down 2% for the Year

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Combined sales of houses in the three-county area in June largely kept pace with the same month in 2017, although sales for the first half of the year are down 2% from the comparable period last year. Monthly data pulled from the website of Yes-MLS.com, an organization that collects information from real […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Combined sales of houses in the three-county area in June largely kept pace with the same month in 2017, although sales for the first half of the year are down 2% from the comparable period last year. Monthly data pulled from the website of Yes-MLS.com, an organization...

First Niles Q2 Net Income Drops to $95K

NILES, Ohio – First Niles Financial Inc., holding company of Home Federal Savings and Loan Association, reports second-quarter net income of $95,000, or eight cents a share. This compares to net income of $124,000 for the same period in 2017, a decrease of $29,000, or 23.4%. First Niles attributes the decrease to noninterest expense linked […]

NILES, Ohio – First Niles Financial Inc., holding company of Home Federal Savings and Loan Association, reports second-quarter net income of $95,000, or eight cents a share. This compares to net income of $124,000 for the same period in 2017, a decrease of $29,000, or 23.4%. First Niles attributes the...

MetroParks to Auction Former Beeghly Home

POLAND, Ohio — A secluded single-family residence at 5700 Clingan Road, built by business and community leaders Bruce and Nancy Beeghly in 1993 and later donated to Mill Creek MetroParks, will be sold during an online auction conducted by ByceAuction of Youngstown. The opening bid is $175,000. All sale proceeds will be dedicated to the […]

POLAND, Ohio -- A secluded single-family residence at 5700 Clingan Road, built by business and community leaders Bruce and Nancy Beeghly in 1993 and later donated to Mill Creek MetroParks, will be sold during an online auction conducted by ByceAuction of Youngstown. The opening bid is $175,000. All sale proceeds...

Financial Planners Focus on Long-Term Goals

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Heightened volatility in the markets due to tariffs, trade wars and interest-rate increases has some people worried about how their investments will be affected. But those who have a financial planner can rest assured knowing their investments and financial plans are secure, as financial planners mitigate this instability by planning for the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Heightened volatility in the markets due to tariffs, trade wars and interest-rate increases has some people worried about how their investments will be affected. But those who have a financial planner can rest assured knowing their investments and financial plans are secure, as financial planners mitigate this...

Cortland Bancorp Net Income Rises to $3.30M

CORTLAND, Ohio — Cortland Bancorp, holding company of Cortland Bank, reported Wednesday a second-quarter net income of $3.30 million, or 75 cents a share. This compares to first-quarter net income of $1.54 million, or 35 cents per diluted share, and second-quarter net income of 2017 of $1.18 million, or 26 cents a share. The board […]

CORTLAND, Ohio -- Cortland Bancorp, holding company of Cortland Bank, reported Wednesday a second-quarter net income of $3.30 million, or 75 cents a share. This compares to first-quarter net income of $1.54 million, or 35 cents per diluted share, and second-quarter net income of 2017 of $1.18 million, or 26...