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Northside Nurses Ratify Agreement with Steward

Northside Regional Releases Job Fair Details

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly one month after nurses from Northside Regional Medical Center were told they would soon be out of a job, union representatives have ratified an agreement with the hospital’s owner, Steward Health Care. On Wednesday, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association voted to ratify closure and separation agreements with Steward. The union […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly one month after nurses from Northside Regional Medical Center were told they would soon be out of a job, union representatives have ratified an agreement with the hospital’s owner, Steward Health Care. On Wednesday, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association voted to ratify closure and separation...

Mellencamp to Play Stambaugh Auditorium Feb. 19

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – John Mellencamp will perform at Stambaugh Auditorium Feb. 19 as part of 2019 “The John Mellencamp Show” tour. The show will begin at 8 p.m. and will not have an opening act. The tour will feature some of his classic songs – he’s known for hits such as “Jack & Diane,” “Hurt […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – John Mellencamp will perform at Stambaugh Auditorium Feb. 19 as part of 2019 “The John Mellencamp Show” tour. The show will begin at 8 p.m. and will not have an opening act. The tour will feature some of his classic songs – he’s known for hits such...

Comprehensive Logistics Ranked 4,697 on Inc. 5000

LIBERTY, Ohio – Comprehensive Logistics has been named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing companies for the third straight year. It was ranked No. 4,697. The company, whose headquarters is on Belmont Avenue in Liberty Township, is a logistics and delivery firm working with manufacturers such as General Motors. Comprehensive Logistics’ three-year average growth rate is […]

LIBERTY, Ohio – Comprehensive Logistics has been named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing companies for the third straight year. It was ranked No. 4,697. The company, whose headquarters is on Belmont Avenue in Liberty Township, is a logistics and delivery firm working with manufacturers such as General Motors. Comprehensive Logistics’...

At Sweeney, Careers Waiting for Auto Tech Students

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Lucas Hernandez began working on cars at a young age. A senior at Mahoning County Career & Technical Center, he didn’t enjoy reading or books much, he acknowledged. He loved the “The Fast and the Furious” films and was fascinated with how cars worked, and often helped his father out working on […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Lucas Hernandez began working on cars at a young age. A senior at Mahoning County Career & Technical Center, he didn’t enjoy reading or books much, he acknowledged. He loved the “The Fast and the Furious” films and was fascinated with how cars worked, and often helped...

S&P Upgrades Mahoning County’s Bond Rating to AA-

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings has increased Mahoning County’s long-term bond rating to AA- from A+ and assigned the county’s 2018 general bonds the SP-1+ rating. “The raised rating reflects our opinion of the county’s ability to adjust to changes in revenues while continuing to achieve positive financial operations and grow its […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings has increased Mahoning County’s long-term bond rating to AA- from A+ and assigned the county’s 2018 general bonds the SP-1+ rating. “The raised rating reflects our opinion of the county’s ability to adjust to changes in revenues while continuing to achieve positive...

Santiago Named First Community Development VP at Farmers

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers National Bank has named Juan Santiago as vice president, community development manager, which is a newly-created position responsible for optimizing the bank’s community development efforts as well as ensuring low to moderate income families in the bank’s service area have access to loans. In this role, Santiago will also be originating both […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers National Bank has named Juan Santiago as vice president, community development manager, which is a newly-created position responsible for optimizing the bank’s community development efforts as well as ensuring low to moderate income families in the bank’s service area have access to loans. In this role, Santiago...

U.S. Is Now The Largest Global Producer of Crude Oil

WASHINGTON – The United States likely surpassed Saudi Arabia and Russia earlier this year to become the largest producer of crude oil in the world, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. EIA announced Wednesday that in February, U.S. crude oil output exceeded production in Saudi Arabia for the first time in two decades. Likewise, […]

WASHINGTON – The United States likely surpassed Saudi Arabia and Russia earlier this year to become the largest producer of crude oil in the world, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. EIA announced Wednesday that in February, U.S. crude oil output exceeded production in Saudi Arabia for the first...

Owners to Sell Downtown Circle After Adi’s Deportation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The owners of Downtown Circle and Hookah announced today they are selling the convenience store and attached lounge, about seven months after co-owner Al Adi was deported. In a Facebook post Wednesday, Fidaa Musleh, Adi’s wife, said she and her family made the “bittersweet” decision to sell. The couple have four daughters. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The owners of Downtown Circle and Hookah announced today they are selling the convenience store and attached lounge, about seven months after co-owner Al Adi was deported. In a Facebook post Wednesday, Fidaa Musleh, Adi’s wife, said she and her family made the “bittersweet” decision to sell....

$1.75M to Fund Training for Idled GM Workers

Brown, Ryan Announce $1.7M in Aid to Lordstown Workers

WASHINGTON, D.C – A $1.75 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor will help 337 of the 1,686 workers affected by layoffs at the General Motors plant in Lordstown get the employment and training services they need to find new jobs. U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13, and Sens. Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman announced […]

WASHINGTON, D.C – A $1.75 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor will help 337 of the 1,686 workers affected by layoffs at the General Motors plant in Lordstown get the employment and training services they need to find new jobs. U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13, and Sens. Sherrod...

Boardman Park Does More with Less, Report Finds

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In comparison to parks nationwide, Boardman Park has kept operating costs low while expanding its offerings, park Executive Director Dan Slagle announced this morning. Citing the National Recreation and Park Association’s 2017 database report, Slagle said in a release the park is operating “in a very effective and efficient manner when compared […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In comparison to parks nationwide, Boardman Park has kept operating costs low while expanding its offerings, park Executive Director Dan Slagle announced this morning. Citing the National Recreation and Park Association’s 2017 database report, Slagle said in a release the park is operating “in a very effective...