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Fund for Warren’s Future Gives $29K in Grants

Fund for Warren's Future Gives $29K in Grants

WARREN, Ohio – The Fund for Warren’s Future, an economic development initiative launched last October by city and community leaders, announced three grants Monday totaling $29,000. The awards were for $15,000 to Inspiring Minds for the “We Are Warren” initiative; $6,500 to the Trumbull County Fine Arts Council for Warren Homecoming; and $7,500 to Warren […]

WARREN, Ohio – The Fund for Warren’s Future, an economic development initiative launched last October by city and community leaders, announced three grants Monday totaling $29,000. The awards were for $15,000 to Inspiring Minds for the “We Are Warren” initiative; $6,500 to the Trumbull County Fine Arts Council for Warren...

29th Strimbu Bar-B-Que Awards $34K in Scholarships

29th Strimbu BBQ Awards $34K in Scholarships

BROOKFIELD, Ohio — A sell-out crowd of 1,600 people filed into Yankee Lake Ballroom May 2 to enjoy an endless buffet reminiscent of a full-scale Texas barbecue and music from a country-rock star as they honored the late Nick Strimbu Jr. The event, the 29th Annual Strimbu BBQ, raises funds for the Strimbu Memorial Fund. […]

BROOKFIELD, Ohio — A sell-out crowd of 1,600 people filed into Yankee Lake Ballroom May 2 to enjoy an endless buffet reminiscent of a full-scale Texas barbecue and music from a country-rock star as they honored the late Nick Strimbu Jr. The event, the 29th Annual Strimbu BBQ, raises funds...

3T Takes Top Prize in eAcademy Competition

3T is a startup business run by high school students and launched within the confines of the Entrepreneurship Academy, or eAcademy, a program administered by the eCenter@LindenPointe in Hermitage.

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Jonah Montgomery, a senior at Hickory High School in Hermitage, says he plans to pursue a career in electrical engineering at Youngstown State University next year. The only distraction toward achieving that goal would be if the company he and three fellow high school seniors started this year really took off, diverting […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. – Jonah Montgomery, a senior at Hickory High School in Hermitage, says he plans to pursue a career in electrical engineering at Youngstown State University next year. The only distraction toward achieving that goal would be if the company he and three fellow high school seniors started this...

Home Savings Gives $3K to Columbiana United Way

Home Savings Gives $3K to Columbiana United Way

SALEM, Ohio – Home Savings has donated a check for $3,000 to the United Way of Northern Columbiana County to support its 2018 United Way Campaign. “Countless corporations are actively engaged with our United Way,” said George Hays, executive director of United Way of Northern Columbiana County. “Our most important partners, however, have always been our […]

SALEM, Ohio – Home Savings has donated a check for $3,000 to the United Way of Northern Columbiana County to support its 2018 United Way Campaign. “Countless corporations are actively engaged with our United Way," said George Hays, executive director of United Way of Northern Columbiana County. "Our most important partners,...

Secretary of State Recognizes 7 17 for Financial Literacy Programs

WARREN, Ohio – Gary Soukenik, president and CEO of 7 17 Credit Union, is concerned about the public’s financial management skills. Or, more accurately, the lack of them. Many people, he warned, don’t budget or know how to balance a checkbook, and young adults often don’t know how to go about applying for their first […]

WARREN, Ohio – Gary Soukenik, president and CEO of 7 17 Credit Union, is concerned about the public’s financial management skills. Or, more accurately, the lack of them. Many people, he warned, don’t budget or know how to balance a checkbook, and young adults often don’t know how to go...

New Butler Exhibit Features Works of Youngstown Native

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A month-long exhibit at The Butler Institute of American Art will feature the works of Youngstown native Troyan Tecau. The exhibit, “Troyan Tecau: Istoria,” opens with a meet-the-artist reception 1 to 3 p.m. May 6 and runs through June 10. “The objects and paintings in this exhibition began with a line, shape […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A month-long exhibit at The Butler Institute of American Art will feature the works of Youngstown native Troyan Tecau. The exhibit, “Troyan Tecau: Istoria,” opens with a meet-the-artist reception 1 to 3 p.m. May 6 and runs through June 10. “The objects and paintings in this exhibition...

Businesses Armed with Prevention at Active Shooter Conference

Businesses Armed with Prevention at Active Shooter Conference

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Most businesses don’t have a plan in place to address an active shooter incident, even though they are far more likely than other places to have such an incident occur. Businesses are the No. 1 location for such incidents to occur, Micah Stoll, law enforcement training officer with the office of Ohio […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Most businesses don’t have a plan in place to address an active shooter incident, even though they are far more likely than other places to have such an incident occur. Businesses are the No. 1 location for such incidents to occur, Micah Stoll, law enforcement training officer...

Poland House Rises from Ashes to Win Award

POLAND, Ohio — After a two-year renovation on his house built in 1834, Rex Fisher saw the finish line. Until, that is, a fire in 2013 destroyed the house beyond repair. “After months of professional evaluations, we had no other option other than to demolish the 1830s structure,” Fisher says. When he decided to rebuild […]

POLAND, Ohio -- After a two-year renovation on his house built in 1834, Rex Fisher saw the finish line. Until, that is, a fire in 2013 destroyed the house beyond repair. “After months of professional evaluations, we had no other option other than to demolish the 1830s structure,” Fisher says....

Home Savings Donates $5K to Lakeview Schools

CORTLAND, Ohio – Home Savings presented a check for $5,000 to Lakeview Local Schools Wednesday to refurbish the tennis courts its students use at Willow Park. “We use the tennis courts at Willow Park for our high school matches in the fall and spring. In addition, the courts are used for summer camps for our […]

CORTLAND, Ohio – Home Savings presented a check for $5,000 to Lakeview Local Schools Wednesday to refurbish the tennis courts its students use at Willow Park. "We use the tennis courts at Willow Park for our high school matches in the fall and spring. In addition, the courts are used...

Warren Civic Music Announces 2018-2019 Concert Lineup

WARREN, Ohio – The Warren Civic Music Association announces its 2018-2019 concert season with six shows scheduled. The concerts at W.D. Packard Music Hall start at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6:15 p.m. Open seating tickets for all six shows is $92 before May 31 and $102 after that date. The following performers and […]

WARREN, Ohio – The Warren Civic Music Association announces its 2018-2019 concert season with six shows scheduled. The concerts at W.D. Packard Music Hall start at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6:15 p.m. Open seating tickets for all six shows is $92 before May 31 and $102 after that...