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Dormitory News Conference Becomes Gripe Session

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Frustrations, questions and concerns were heard from community members at a press conference Friday that was called to announce a public dormitory project.  The public dormitory would house vulnerable, at-risk students in the area. The Mahoning Valley Children’s Task Force proposed the expansion of the Mahoning County High School, or MCHS, with […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Frustrations, questions and concerns were heard from community members at a press conference Friday that was called to announce a public dormitory project.  The public dormitory would house vulnerable, at-risk students in the area. The Mahoning Valley Children’s Task Force proposed the expansion of the Mahoning County...

Tribune Chronicle to Publish Vindicator Edition Under Deal

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Vindicator and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren today announced an agreement for the Trumbull County newspaper to purchase the Vindicator nameplate, subscriber list and online domain name. Terms of the deal, which both newspapers announced on their websites around 5:15 p.m., were not disclosed. The agreement paves the way for the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Vindicator and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren today announced an agreement for the Trumbull County newspaper to purchase the Vindicator nameplate, subscriber list and online domain name. Terms of the deal, which both newspapers announced on their websites around 5:15 p.m., were not disclosed. The agreement...

Burgan Real Estate Adds Ritter to Its Team

Burgan Real Estate has added Alesia Ritter is the latest addition to its Burgan Bunch team of agents. Ritter grew up in Vienna and now lives in Austintown with her husband, Jim, and their two sons, Jaden and Gage. Before earning her real estate license two years ago, she had careers in the bridal and […]

Burgan Real Estate has added Alesia Ritter is the latest addition to its Burgan Bunch team of agents. Ritter grew up in Vienna and now lives in Austintown with her husband, Jim, and their two sons, Jaden and Gage. Before earning her real estate license two years ago, she had...

Morrison to Coach Cheerleading at Penn State Shenango

Penn State Shenango recently hired Rakiesha Morrison, a former Farrell High School and Gannon University competitive cheerleader and dancer, as its head cheerleading coach. “Rakiesha is a great fit for the Penn State Shenango cheer program,” says Andre Smith, campus athletic director. “With her local ties to the community and her numerous years of commitment […]

Penn State Shenango recently hired Rakiesha Morrison, a former Farrell High School and Gannon University competitive cheerleader and dancer, as its head cheerleading coach. “Rakiesha is a great fit for the Penn State Shenango cheer program,” says Andre Smith, campus athletic director. “With her local ties to the community and...

Covelli Centre, Amphitheater Report $255K Surplus YTD

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – JAC Management Group reported net income of $255,417 for the city-owned Covelli Centre, Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre and Raymond John Wean Foundation Park for the first six months of the year.  Net income for the for the first half of the year was higher than the $223,343 budgeted for the three venues. Direct […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – JAC Management Group reported net income of $255,417 for the city-owned Covelli Centre, Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre and Raymond John Wean Foundation Park for the first six months of the year.  Net income for the for the first half of the year was higher than the $223,343 budgeted...

Mahoning Valley Auto Sales Up in July

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Sales of new and used automobiles in the tri-county area increased to 5,511 last month, up from 4,881 in June, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association. That’s also up 540 from 4971 in July 2018. Year-to-date, sales of new and used vehicles stand at 34,757, up from 32,886 […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Sales of new and used automobiles in the tri-county area increased to 5,511 last month, up from 4,881 in June, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association. That's also up 540 from 4971 in July 2018. Year-to-date, sales of new and used vehicles stand...

Statewide, U.S. Unemployment Remain Stable Over Month

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Both the statewide and U.S. unemployment rates in July were unchanged from the month before, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported Friday.   The statewide unemployment rate was 4.0% in July, the same as in June and down from 4.6% in July 2018. The U.S. unemployment rate remained at […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Both the statewide and U.S. unemployment rates in July were unchanged from the month before, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported Friday.   The statewide unemployment rate was 4.0% in July, the same as in June and down from 4.6% in July 2018. The...

Mahoning Real Estate Sales, $100K+; August 2019

08/15/19:Board of Education Boardman Local Schools District to 201 McClurg LLC, 201 McClurg Rd., Youngstown, OH 44512, $335,500. Lori M. Armanini FKA Lori M. Begeot to William A. Fusco & Cassandra Fusco, 17753 Portage Road, Unit 1, Lake Milton, OH 44429, $305,000. Nancy R. Cuffle to Cristina M. Manos, 2236 Walker Mill Road, Poland, OH […]

08/15/19:Board of Education Boardman Local Schools District to 201 McClurg LLC, 201 McClurg Rd., Youngstown, OH 44512, $335,500. Lori M. Armanini FKA Lori M. Begeot to William A. Fusco & Cassandra Fusco, 17753 Portage Road, Unit 1, Lake Milton, OH 44429, $305,000. Nancy R. Cuffle to Cristina M. Manos, 2236...

Trumbull OKs Development Contract with Chamber

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull County Board of Commissioners approved a new 12-month, $23,000 contract with the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber to continue its multifaceted economic development efforts in the county. Last year and year-to-date in 2019, the chamber managed 12 Trumbull County projects totaling $279.87 million in private company investment, Sarah Boyarko, the chamber’s chief […]

WARREN, Ohio – The Trumbull County Board of Commissioners approved a new 12-month, $23,000 contract with the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber to continue its multifaceted economic development efforts in the county. Last year and year-to-date in 2019, the chamber managed 12 Trumbull County projects totaling $279.87 million in private company investment,...

Poland Avenue Industrial Properties Sell for $7.4M

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Bidding opened strong at a live auction Thursday for five parcels of industrial property along Poland Avenue formerly owned by Allied Consolidated Industries Inc. and its affiliates. The first parcel up for bid – 25,000 square feet of class A office space and another 215,257 square feet of manufacturing/warehouse space at 2100 […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Bidding opened strong at a live auction Thursday for five parcels of industrial property along Poland Avenue formerly owned by Allied Consolidated Industries Inc. and its affiliates. The first parcel up for bid – 25,000 square feet of class A office space and another 215,257 square feet...