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Medical Society Brunch Benefits Clinic, Service Dogs

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The 16th annual brunch and fashion show by the Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance will benefit Midlothian Free Clinic and the Canine Campus service dog program. The event is scheduled for Feb. 21 at Waypoint 4180 Banquet Center at 4180 Westford Place, Canfield. This year’s theme is ‘Southern Tea’, and the event […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The 16th annual brunch and fashion show by the Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance will benefit Midlothian Free Clinic and the Canine Campus service dog program. The event is scheduled for Feb. 21 at Waypoint 4180 Banquet Center at 4180 Westford Place, Canfield. This year's theme is...

Animal Charity Hosts Annual Fur Ball March 6

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Animal Charity of Ohio will host its seventh annual Fur Ball March 6 at Waypoint 4180 in Canfield.  The fundraiser will support the 501(c)3 nonprofit, which serves as the humane society for Mahoning County. Among its duties are the investigation of cases of animal abuse and cruelty to companion animals.  Tickets for […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Animal Charity of Ohio will host its seventh annual Fur Ball March 6 at Waypoint 4180 in Canfield.  The fundraiser will support the 501(c)3 nonprofit, which serves as the humane society for Mahoning County. Among its duties are the investigation of cases of animal abuse and cruelty...

Meridian Hosts Winter Sprinter Feb. 29

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Meridian HealthCare will host its annual Winter Sprinter four-mile run and one-mile walk Feb. 29. Proceeds from the event will support the health-care organization’s prevention and recovery programs. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. at McMahon Hall, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road. The walk begins at 10 a.m. and the run at 10:45 a.m. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Meridian HealthCare will host its annual Winter Sprinter four-mile run and one-mile walk Feb. 29. Proceeds from the event will support the health-care organization’s prevention and recovery programs. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. at McMahon Hall, 7574 Columbiana-Canfield Road. The walk begins at 10 a.m. and...

Poland Rotary Chili Open Takes Place Feb. 8

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Golf in the snow? Say what? Hearing “Fore!” in northeast Ohio in the winter months is unusual. But not for this group. Since 1987, Poland Rotary and The Chili Open have raised over $1.20 million for local charities. In 1985, spawned from a visit to Akron, the late Nelson “Gus” Gustafson returned […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Golf in the snow? Say what? Hearing “Fore!” in northeast Ohio in the winter months is unusual. But not for this group. Since 1987, Poland Rotary and The Chili Open have raised over $1.20 million for local charities. In 1985, spawned from a visit to Akron, the...

Historical Society Plans Leap Day Cookie Table Event

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s eighth annual Cookie Tables & Cocktails fundraiser is scheduled for Leap Day, Feb. 29. The event runs from 6 to 10 p.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Basilica Social Hall, 343 Via Mount Carmel Ave. It’s the largest fundraiser for the year for the historical society, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Mahoning Valley Historical Society's eighth annual Cookie Tables & Cocktails fundraiser is scheduled for Leap Day, Feb. 29. The event runs from 6 to 10 p.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Basilica Social Hall, 343 Via Mount Carmel Ave. It's the largest fundraiser for the...

Burgan Named 2020 President of YCAR

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Patrick Burgan, co-owner of Burgan Real Estate, has been named president of the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors for 2020. He will be sworn in Jan. 18.  “I am looking forward to the opportunity of having a positive impact on increasing professionalism in our industry, protecting the property rights of homeowners in […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Patrick Burgan, co-owner of Burgan Real Estate, has been named president of the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors for 2020. He will be sworn in Jan. 18.  “I am looking forward to the opportunity of having a positive impact on increasing professionalism in our industry, protecting the...

Ohio Director of Health to Speak at Athena Dinner

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Dr. Amy Acton, a licensed physician in preventive medicine, will be the keynote speaker at the 2020 Athena Award Program, which takes place May 14 at Waypoint 4180 in Canfield. The Youngstown native who once lived in a tent in the middle of winter when her family was homeless is now director […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Dr. Amy Acton, a licensed physician in preventive medicine, will be the keynote speaker at the 2020 Athena Award Program, which takes place May 14 at Waypoint 4180 in Canfield. The Youngstown native who once lived in a tent in the middle of winter when her family...

Brite Hackathon to Tackle Issues for Mercy, Housing Authority

WARREN, Ohio – Brite Energy Innovators is hosting a hackathon Jan. 31 at its headquarters in downtown Warren. During the day-long BriteHack 2020 event, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., engineers, designers and developers will work on solutions to energy-related problems facing two Trumbull County organizations. For Mercy Health’s St. Joseph Warren Hospital, the company is […]

WARREN, Ohio – Brite Energy Innovators is hosting a hackathon Jan. 31 at its headquarters in downtown Warren. During the day-long BriteHack 2020 event, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., engineers, designers and developers will work on solutions to energy-related problems facing two Trumbull County organizations. For Mercy Health’s St. Joseph...

Anderson-Dubose CEO Honored with Entrepreneur Award

Thought Leaders: Warren Anderson Part 4

CLEVELAND – LaunchHouse and the Cleveland Jewish News will honor Warren Anderson, president and CEO of The Anderson-DuBose Co., with the 2020 Lexus Visionary Entrepreneur Award at the annual Bootstrap Bash event Jan. 25. Anderson graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of General Science degree. He entered the University of Michigan School […]

CLEVELAND – LaunchHouse and the Cleveland Jewish News will honor Warren Anderson, president and CEO of The Anderson-DuBose Co., with the 2020 Lexus Visionary Entrepreneur Award at the annual Bootstrap Bash event Jan. 25. Anderson graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of General Science degree. He entered...

Salem Regional Gala Features FDNY 9/11 Survivor

SALEM, Ohio – Salem Regional Medical Center will host 9/11 survivor and retired Fire Department of the City of New York lieutenant Joe Torillo as the featured speaker for the hospital’s 2020 Gala March 21. A 25-year lieutenant with FDNY, Torillo spent 15 years with Engine Company 10, stationed across the street from the South […]

SALEM, Ohio – Salem Regional Medical Center will host 9/11 survivor and retired Fire Department of the City of New York lieutenant Joe Torillo as the featured speaker for the hospital’s 2020 Gala March 21. A 25-year lieutenant with FDNY, Torillo spent 15 years with Engine Company 10, stationed across...