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YARS Names Janik Commander of 910th

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio — At a ceremony this Saturday, Col. Joseph D. Janik, vice commander of the 910th Airlift Wing, will assume command of the wing as well as installation commander of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station. During the change of command ceremony at 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 9, Col. Daniel J. Sarachene will relinquish […]

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- At a ceremony this Saturday, Col. Joseph D. Janik, vice commander of the 910th Airlift Wing, will assume command of the wing as well as installation commander of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station. During the change of command ceremony at 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 9, Col....

JA Hosts Bowl-A-Thon Fundraiser Saturday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley will hosts its annual Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser, with the theme “All That Jazz,” 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 9 at Wedgewood Lanes in Austintown. Proceeds will support Junior Achievement’s financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurial programs to nearly 14,000 students in the Mahoning Valley. In additional to bowling, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley will hosts its annual Bowl-A-Thon fundraiser, with the theme “All That Jazz,” 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 9 at Wedgewood Lanes in Austintown. Proceeds will support Junior Achievement’s financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurial programs to nearly 14,000 students in the Mahoning...

Columbiana Chamber to Give 10 Awards at Banquet

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – For 66 years the Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce has recognized individuals, groups and businesses by awarding those who have made a positive difference in our community, exemplified excellence in their field, or contributed to the betterment of the Columbiana area. This year, the chamber will host its 66th Annual Awards Banquet March […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – For 66 years the Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce has recognized individuals, groups and businesses by awarding those who have made a positive difference in our community, exemplified excellence in their field, or contributed to the betterment of the Columbiana area. This year, the chamber will host its...

JA of Mahoning Valley Receives 5 Star Award

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley has been awarded Junior Achievement USA’s 5 Star Award. The award is given to recognize staff and boards of JA areas that meet national standards in operational efficiency and through strong representation of the JA brand. Recipients must demonstrate growth in student impact and superior fiscal performance. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Junior Achievement of Mahoning Valley has been awarded Junior Achievement USA’s 5 Star Award. The award is given to recognize staff and boards of JA areas that meet national standards in operational efficiency and through strong representation of the JA brand. Recipients must demonstrate growth in student...

Kent State Ashtabula Releases New Ice Wine

ASHTABULA, Ohio – Record low temperatures aren’t the only thing coming to the region this week, as Kent State Ashtabula Wines is releasing its new wine, 17°, through Kent State University at Ashtabula’s partnership with Laurello Vineyards. The new wine is a limited release ice wine that will be available for purchase at the Geneva Winterfest […]

ASHTABULA, Ohio – Record low temperatures aren’t the only thing coming to the region this week, as Kent State Ashtabula Wines is releasing its new wine, 17°, through Kent State University at Ashtabula’s partnership with Laurello Vineyards. The new wine is a limited release ice wine that will be available for...

YWCA Receives $10K from Huntington Foundation

YOUNGSTOWN — YWCA Mahoning Valley received a $10,000 gift from the Huntington Foundation to support the Barbara M. Wick Transitional House. Barãta Bey, vice president and community development relationship manager for Huntington Bank covering Western Pennsylvania and the Ohio Valley Regions, presented Leah Merritt, YWCA Mahoning Valley president and CEO, with the check to support […]

YOUNGSTOWN — YWCA Mahoning Valley received a $10,000 gift from the Huntington Foundation to support the Barbara M. Wick Transitional House. Barãta Bey, vice president and community development relationship manager for Huntington Bank covering Western Pennsylvania and the Ohio Valley Regions, presented Leah Merritt, YWCA Mahoning Valley president and CEO,...

FREE WEBINAR | Grow Revenue and Relationships with Video Marketing

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Are you longing for lasting (business) relationships? Maybe you have heard that video marketing is the key to success in 2019, but are unsure of how to get started? Then join Jeff Herrmann, chief revenue officer for The Business Journal, as he shares video marketing best practices proven to build lasting relationships […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Are you longing for lasting (business) relationships? Maybe you have heard that video marketing is the key to success in 2019, but are unsure of how to get started? Then join Jeff Herrmann, chief revenue officer for The Business Journal, as he shares video marketing best practices...

United Way Launches ‘Super Saturday’ with Tax Assistance Events

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley will host its first Super Saturday event Feb. 2, providing free tax assistance and financial stability education programs. At Youngstown State University’s Williamson Hall and the Sebring Public Library, those with low-to-moderate income and seniors can take advantage of services provided by the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley will host its first Super Saturday event Feb. 2, providing free tax assistance and financial stability education programs. At Youngstown State University’s Williamson Hall and the Sebring Public Library, those with low-to-moderate income and seniors can take advantage...

Apple Castle’s Johnston Named to Fruit+Vegetables 40 Under 40

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Fruit Growers News and Vegetable Growers News have named Apple Castle owner Steve Johnston to their Fruit+Vegetable 40 Under 40 list. “Our inaugural Fruit+Vegetable 40 Under 40 Class of 2018 represents the next generation of leaders who will significantly evolve the industry in their respective areas,” said CEO and publisher […]

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Fruit Growers News and Vegetable Growers News have named Apple Castle owner Steve Johnston to their Fruit+Vegetable 40 Under 40 list. “Our inaugural Fruit+Vegetable 40 Under 40 Class of 2018 represents the next generation of leaders who will significantly evolve the industry in their respective...

Home Savings Gives $60K to United Way Program

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A $60,000 donation from Home Savings Bank will benefit early childhood education programs led by the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley. Representatives from the bank were on hand for a check presentation at the United Way office on Friday. Frank Hierro, regional president of Home Savings, said the company […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A $60,000 donation from Home Savings Bank will benefit early childhood education programs led by the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley. Representatives from the bank were on hand for a check presentation at the United Way office on Friday. Frank Hierro, regional president of...