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NEOMED Names Mulhern Chief of Staff

Michelle M. Mulhern has been appointed chief of staff and secretary to the board of trustees for the Northeast Ohio Medical University. Mulhern had been acting as interim chief of staff. She began her career at Kent State University working within the division of business and finance. She joined NEOMED in 2006 in the office […]

Michelle M. Mulhern has been appointed chief of staff and secretary to the board of trustees for the Northeast Ohio Medical University. Mulhern had been acting as interim chief of staff. She began her career at Kent State University working within the division of business and finance. She joined NEOMED...

Perkins Invited to Cetera Advisor Conference

Ken Perkins, a registered representative with Tri-State Financial Services, has been invited to attend the Cetera Advisor Networks 2019 Circle of Excellence Conference in Marco Island, Fla. The four-day event recognizes top advisers and provides professional development and practice management sessions intended to help them and their businesses become even more successful. In 2018, Perkins […]

Ken Perkins, a registered representative with Tri-State Financial Services, has been invited to attend the Cetera Advisor Networks 2019 Circle of Excellence Conference in Marco Island, Fla. The four-day event recognizes top advisers and provides professional development and practice management sessions intended to help them and their businesses become even...

Clay Receives Bank of America’s Brady Award

Sherri Clay, a client associate with the Canfield office of Merrill Lynch, is one of 12 employees nationwide to receive the 2018 David Brady Award, named for a financial adviser who died in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Brady was highly respected for putting the client first and giving back to his community. […]

Sherri Clay, a client associate with the Canfield office of Merrill Lynch, is one of 12 employees nationwide to receive the 2018 David Brady Award, named for a financial adviser who died in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Brady was highly respected for putting the client first and...

Compco Promotes Cornman, Pantall-Nobel, Werner

Compco Industries, Columbiana, recently promoted three team leaders. Mark Cornman (pictured) was promoted from corporate controller to vice president of corporate finance. Cornman began working for Compco in 2017 after 30 years in accounting roles with various manufacturing facilities. He is a CPA and a CMA (certified management accountant). He holds a B.S. and MBA […]

Compco Industries, Columbiana, recently promoted three team leaders. Mark Cornman (pictured) was promoted from corporate controller to vice president of corporate finance. Cornman began working for Compco in 2017 after 30 years in accounting roles with various manufacturing facilities. He is a CPA and a CMA (certified management accountant). He...

True Value Store Opens in Cornersburg Plaza

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Furrie-Vitullo ownership group, which operates seven Sparkle Market stores in the area, is expanding into the hardware business with the opening this week of their first True Value store here. The store is at 3410 Canfield Road in the Cornersburg Sparkle Plaza,  near where the Furrie-VItullo group operates one of its […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Furrie-Vitullo ownership group, which operates seven Sparkle Market stores in the area, is expanding into the hardware business with the opening this week of their first True Value store here. The store is at 3410 Canfield Road in the Cornersburg Sparkle Plaza,  near where the Furrie-VItullo...

EGCC to Assist GM Workers Impacted by Layoff

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Eastern Gateway Community College is offering free educational and training opportunities for those impacted by General Motors’ announcement that it will close its Lordstown plant by March 8. An event will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the college on 101 E. Federal St. GM employees and family members […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Eastern Gateway Community College is offering free educational and training opportunities for those impacted by General Motors' announcement that it will close its Lordstown plant by March 8. An event will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the college on 101 E. Federal St....

Lawrence County United Way at 63% of Fundraising Goal

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The United Way of Lawrence County’s annual campaign is more than halfway to its goal of $450,000, the agency reports. Spokesman Scott Campbell said the United Way Campaign Cabinet, responsible for soliciting donations, and workplace campaigns have raised a combined $283,500, or 63% of the goal. Among the highlights of the […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The United Way of Lawrence County’s annual campaign is more than halfway to its goal of $450,000, the agency reports. Spokesman Scott Campbell said the United Way Campaign Cabinet, responsible for soliciting donations, and workplace campaigns have raised a combined $283,500, or 63% of the goal....

Mahoning Valley House Sales Dip 2% in 2018

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sales of single-family houses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties last year were down about 2% from 2017. That decline for the year was fueled in part by drop sales in December of 10.8% in the three counties, the latest monthly report shows. Online reports complied using data provided by the Youngstown […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Sales of single-family houses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties last year were down about 2% from 2017. That decline for the year was fueled in part by drop sales in December of 10.8% in the three counties, the latest monthly report shows. Online reports complied using...

Meeting for Mahoning River Basin Set for Jan. 29

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A kick-off meeting for the Mahoning River Basin Water Management Update will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 29 at Stambaugh Auditorium. Hosted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the meeting will explore the current and future operations of Mosquito Creek Lake, Michael J. Kirwan Reservoir, and Berlin Reservoir. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A kick-off meeting for the Mahoning River Basin Water Management Update will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 29 at Stambaugh Auditorium. Hosted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the meeting will explore the current and future operations of Mosquito Creek Lake, Michael J....

Ohio Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s unemployment rate stood at 4.6% in December 2018, unchanged from the previous month, according to the latest data submitted by the state. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased 2,900 over the month from a revised 5,647,900 in November to 5,650,800 in December. The number of workers unemployed in Ohio during December […]

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s unemployment rate stood at 4.6% in December 2018, unchanged from the previous month, according to the latest data submitted by the state. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased 2,900 over the month from a revised 5,647,900 in November to 5,650,800 in December. The number of workers...