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Learn to Make Maple Syrup Feb. 26

Make Maple Syrup

CANFIELD, Ohio – Who doesn’t love fresh maple syrup on their pancakes in the morning? The “Coffee With the Master Gardeners” event on Feb. 26. will teach you how to collect your own sap and follow the process clear to your pancakes or waffles. The program at Ohio State University’s Mahoning County Extension Office starts […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Who doesn’t love fresh maple syrup on their pancakes in the morning? The "Coffee With the Master Gardeners" event on Feb. 26. will teach you how to collect your own sap and follow the process clear to your pancakes or waffles. The program at Ohio State University's...

Kusalaba Branch Library to Open Valentine’s Day

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County has set a Valentine’s Day opening for its newest branch. The new Michael Kusalaba Branch Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., will open to the public at 10 a.m. Feb. 14. A dedication ceremony for the branch is being planned for Feb. 24. Ground was broken […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County has set a Valentine’s Day opening for its newest branch. The new Michael Kusalaba Branch Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave., will open to the public at 10 a.m. Feb. 14. A dedication ceremony for the branch is being planned for...

MVHS Cookie Table Fundraiser Set for Feb. 24

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is preparing for its sixth annual Cookie Table & Cocktails fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 24, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Social Hall. More than 50 professional and amateur bakers are donating cookies to the cookie contest judged by community leaders. The event is […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is preparing for its sixth annual Cookie Table & Cocktails fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. Feb. 24, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Social Hall. More than 50 professional and amateur bakers are donating cookies to the cookie contest judged by...

Youngstown Marathon Opens Voting for Third Charitable Beneficiary

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Marathon Foundation board has opened public voting for a third 2018 Youngstown Marathon race beneficiary. The 13 charity choices are a result of the board’s special meeting in November. “We want to make sure the public also has its voice heard,” said Courtney Poullas, CEO and race director in a […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Marathon Foundation board has opened public voting for a third 2018 Youngstown Marathon race beneficiary. The 13 charity choices are a result of the board’s special meeting in November. “We want to make sure the public also has its voice heard,” said Courtney Poullas, CEO...

Joy Cone Expansion Highlights Shenango Chamber Event

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Joy Cone Co. will mark its centennial with the opening of a new plant next to its plant on Lamor Road, David George said Tuesday morning. It will manufacture cookie-type products used as ingredients in products such as ice cream, George, president and CEO of Joy Cone, said at Avalon at Buhl. […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Joy Cone Co. will mark its centennial with the opening of a new plant next to its plant on Lamor Road, David George said Tuesday morning. It will manufacture cookie-type products used as ingredients in products such as ice cream, George, president and CEO of Joy Cone,...

MVHS Holds ‘The Black Army in Mourning’ Lecture Feb. 12

'The Black Army in Mourning' lecture

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In recognition of African American History Month, the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will welcome Dr. Leonne Hudson for a lecture, “The Black Army in Mourning,” at 7:00 p.m. on Feb. 12. The lecture discusses how black men eagerly joined the Federal Army to help preserve the Union and to fight for the liberation […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In recognition of African American History Month, the Mahoning Valley Historical Society will welcome Dr. Leonne Hudson for a lecture, "The Black Army in Mourning," at 7:00 p.m. on Feb. 12. The lecture discusses how black men eagerly joined the Federal Army to help preserve the Union and...

AAA Encourages Americans to ‘Plan for Vacation Day’

PITTSBURGH — Every year more than half of Americans fail to use all their time off, creating a stock pile of 662 million unused vacation days. “In Ohio, 49% of employees are leaving 22 million days unused,” said Bevi Powell, AAA East Central senior vice president in a news release. “We are encouraging everyone to […]

PITTSBURGH — Every year more than half of Americans fail to use all their time off, creating a stock pile of 662 million unused vacation days. “In Ohio, 49% of employees are leaving 22 million days unused,” said Bevi Powell, AAA East Central senior vice president in a news release....

Applications Open for Summer Festival of the Arts

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 20th annual Summer Festival of the Arts at Youngstown State University will be held the first weekend in July and artist applications are now being accepted. The early deadline for the juried fine arts show is April 2. Applications are available at YSU.edu/sfa or by emailing festival director Lori Factor at […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The 20th annual Summer Festival of the Arts at Youngstown State University will be held the first weekend in July and artist applications are now being accepted. The early deadline for the juried fine arts show is April 2. Applications are available at YSU.edu/sfa or by emailing...

Mindful Leadership Lecture Set for Feb. 14

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Michael Ross, president of Mainstream Leadership Network will speak about Mindful Leadership from 7:30 to 9 a.m. on Feb. 14 at the Holiday Inn Boardman. Mindful Leadership is “a program designed to help leaders lead better and to help people see the masterpiece they are,” Ross said in a news release. Ross […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Michael Ross, president of Mainstream Leadership Network will speak about Mindful Leadership from 7:30 to 9 a.m. on Feb. 14 at the Holiday Inn Boardman. Mindful Leadership is “a program designed to help leaders lead better and to help people see the masterpiece they are,” Ross said...

Columbiana Chamber to Honor 3 Businesses Feb. 24

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will honor three businesses at its 65th Annual Awards Banquet, held Feb. 24 at The Links Banquet Center at Firestone Farms. Park Avenue Marketplace will be presented with the Entrepreneur Award, which recognizes businesses and individuals “who have made a signification investment in commercial property to […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce will honor three businesses at its 65th Annual Awards Banquet, held Feb. 24 at The Links Banquet Center at Firestone Farms. Park Avenue Marketplace will be presented with the Entrepreneur Award, which recognizes businesses and individuals “who have made a signification...