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Penn-Northwest Hosts Annual Meeting, Awards Nov. 15

SHARON, Pa. – Penn-Northwest Development Corp. will host its annual meeting at noon Nov. 15 at the Avalon Golf & Country Club in Hermitage, Pa. At the meeting, the development agency will honor the recipients of its Economic Impact Awards, as well as the winners of the Improvement Movement Team Champion Awards, given to individuals […]

SHARON, Pa. – Penn-Northwest Development Corp. will host its annual meeting at noon Nov. 15 at the Avalon Golf & Country Club in Hermitage, Pa. At the meeting, the development agency will honor the recipients of its Economic Impact Awards, as well as the winners of the Improvement Movement Team...

Shenango Chamber Honors eAcademy Leader, Beautification Committee

WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. – Little did Lisa Evans suspect how an advertisement for a job opening five years ago would change her life. Evans, happy as a stay-at-home mom, had just completed her master’s degree when she saw the ad for a two-year, part-time teaching position that she thought would enable her to maintain her […]

WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. – Little did Lisa Evans suspect how an advertisement for a job opening five years ago would change her life. Evans, happy as a stay-at-home mom, had just completed her master’s degree when she saw the ad for a two-year, part-time teaching position that she thought would...

3 Valley Businesses Earn HIRE Vets Medallions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three Mahoning Valley businesses have been recognized as part of the Medallion Program established last year by the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans, or HIRE Vets, Act. In an announcement from U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, Kennedy Trucking in Salem, United Returning Citizens Inc. of Youngstown and US Military […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three Mahoning Valley businesses have been recognized as part of the Medallion Program established last year by the Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans, or HIRE Vets, Act. In an announcement from U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, Kennedy Trucking in Salem, United Returning Citizens Inc....

Haltec to Receive Chamber’s Excellence in Manufacturing Award

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Salem-based Haltec Corp. is the recipient of the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber’s second annual Excellence in Manufacturing Award, the Regional Chamber announced today. The company manufactures valve systems for rubber tires, and serves customers in the mining, fleet transportation, and aeronautics market segments. The Regional Chamber, along with its partner, the Manufacturing Advocacy […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Salem-based Haltec Corp. is the recipient of the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber’s second annual Excellence in Manufacturing Award, the Regional Chamber announced today. The company manufactures valve systems for rubber tires, and serves customers in the mining, fleet transportation, and aeronautics market segments. The Regional Chamber, along with...

Ohio Wine Producers Launch Holiday Wine Trail

GENEVA, Ohio – Ohio Wine Producers Association is launching the Tannenbaum Wine Trail for the holiday season, which will feature wine sampling opportunities along the Vines & Wines Trail in northeast Ohio. At 16 participating wineries, travelers will be able to sample wines with a complimentary appetizer. At one designated winery, travelers will pick up […]

GENEVA, Ohio – Ohio Wine Producers Association is launching the Tannenbaum Wine Trail for the holiday season, which will feature wine sampling opportunities along the Vines & Wines Trail in northeast Ohio. At 16 participating wineries, travelers will be able to sample wines with a complimentary appetizer. At one designated...

Lawrence County Historical Society Celebrates 80 Years

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The Lawrence County Historical Society will host celebrate its 80th anniversary 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 17 at the New Castle Country Club At the dinner, the society will honor the New Castle Rotary Club for its role in founding the history organization. The keynote speaker will be Andrew Masich, president […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The Lawrence County Historical Society will host celebrate its 80th anniversary 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 17 at the New Castle Country Club At the dinner, the society will honor the New Castle Rotary Club for its role in founding the history organization. The keynote speaker...

Mill Creek Receives $1M for Ford Nature Center Renovation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A $1 million gift from the Sand Hill Foundation will support the renovation of the Ford Nature Center at Mill Creek Park. The challenge grant will match new donations to Mill Creek MetroParks’ fundraising campaign to update the center. The campaign’s goal is $3 million, a third of which has already been […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A $1 million gift from the Sand Hill Foundation will support the renovation of the Ford Nature Center at Mill Creek Park. The challenge grant will match new donations to Mill Creek MetroParks’ fundraising campaign to update the center. The campaign’s goal is $3 million, a third...

YSU Hosts Panel Discussion on Impact of Immigration Policy

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – On Nov. 14, Youngstown State University will host a panel discussion on the impact national immigration policies have on local communities. The panel, “Zero Tolerance: Policing immigrants and community response,” will be held 12:30 p.m. in Kilcawley Center. Free and open to the public, panelists include Veronica Isabel Dahlberg, the founding executive […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – On Nov. 14, Youngstown State University will host a panel discussion on the impact national immigration policies have on local communities. The panel, “Zero Tolerance: Policing immigrants and community response,” will be held 12:30 p.m. in Kilcawley Center. Free and open to the public, panelists include Veronica...

MVHS Hosting Gingerbread House-Decorating Contest

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is partnering with Next Best Art and Smarts Community Art School to hold a gingerbread house-decorating contest. The contest, which runs in concurrence with the society’s annual Memories of Christmas Past exhibit at the Arms Family Museum, is divided into youth – children 12 and under – […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is partnering with Next Best Art and Smarts Community Art School to hold a gingerbread house-decorating contest. The contest, which runs in concurrence with the society’s annual Memories of Christmas Past exhibit at the Arms Family Museum, is divided into youth –...

Home Savings Gives $12,500 to Dek Hockey Rink

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings recently donated a check for $12,500 to Mill Creek MetroParks to be used for the installation of fencing around the new Dek Hockey Rink. Dek hockey is a variation of ice hockey in which the game is played using a ball, either outdoors on foot or with inline skates. “Our […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings recently donated a check for $12,500 to Mill Creek MetroParks to be used for the installation of fencing around the new Dek Hockey Rink. Dek hockey is a variation of ice hockey in which the game is played using a ball, either outdoors on foot...