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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...

National Service Open House Set for Nov. 9

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Family & Community Services, Inc. is hosting a National Service Open House to showcase its AmeriCorps Vista and Senior Corps programs on Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 201 Wick Ave. The open house invites nonprofits, schools, and health institutions from the Mahoning Valley to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Family & Community Services, Inc. is hosting a National Service Open House to showcase its AmeriCorps Vista and Senior Corps programs on Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 201 Wick Ave. The open house invites nonprofits, schools, and health institutions...

America Makes Conference Draws Large Crowd

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Some of the country’s best-known specialists in additive manufacturing convened at Stambaugh Auditorium Tuesday morning for the first of a two-day America Makes members conference dedicated to sharing ideas, research and networking opportunities. “We’re really excited,” said Rob Gorham, executive director of America Makes. “This is a true testament to what we’ve […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Some of the country’s best-known specialists in additive manufacturing convened at Stambaugh Auditorium Tuesday morning for the first of a two-day America Makes members conference dedicated to sharing ideas, research and networking opportunities. “We’re really excited,” said Rob Gorham, executive director of America Makes. “This is a...

Children’s Author Winter to Speak at Westminster Nov. 8

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Jonah Winter, an award-winning author of more than 30 nonfiction picture books that promote social justice, facts and artistic expression, will speak at Westminster College at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center. Winter often writes about historical figures who have faced and overcome adversity, such as baseball player Roberto Clemente, […]

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Jonah Winter, an award-winning author of more than 30 nonfiction picture books that promote social justice, facts and artistic expression, will speak at Westminster College at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center. Winter often writes about historical figures who have faced and overcome adversity, such...

Two Mill Creek Golf Professionals Win PGA Awards

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two employees of Mill Creek Golf Course were honored at the Northern Ohio PGA’s annual awards ceremony last week. Mill Creek MetroParks PGA director of golf Brian Tolnar won the region’s Merchandiser of the Year award for the third time. He previously won it at Mill Creek in 2016 and for the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two employees of Mill Creek Golf Course were honored at the Northern Ohio PGA’s annual awards ceremony last week. Mill Creek MetroParks PGA director of golf Brian Tolnar won the region’s Merchandiser of the Year award for the third time. He previously won it at Mill Creek...

Kawasaki Shares Five Ways to Perfect Your Pitch

YOUNGSTOWN, OH – Funny, humble and wildly successful are three traits hard to find in one person. Most people are lucky to have one or two, but the speaker at YSU’s Thomas Colloquium had all three, and then some. Thursday evening at Stambaugh Auditorium, Guy Kawasaki took the stage and delivered some serious value to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, OH – Funny, humble and wildly successful are three traits hard to find in one person. Most people are lucky to have one or two, but the speaker at YSU’s Thomas Colloquium had all three, and then some. Thursday evening at Stambaugh Auditorium, Guy Kawasaki took the stage and...

HELMS Foundation Looks to Develop Art Therapy Services

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Residents with mental health issues, disabilities, or problems with addiction could soon receive a new form of help. On Nov. 2 at 6 p.m. the Potential Development, a charter school for students with autism, and HELMS Mahoning Valley will partner for their first fundraiser in an effort to bring art therapy services […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Residents with mental health issues, disabilities, or problems with addiction could soon receive a new form of help. On Nov. 2 at 6 p.m. the Potential Development, a charter school for students with autism, and HELMS Mahoning Valley will partner for their first fundraiser in an effort...

MVHS Calls for Vendors for Christmas Marketplace

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is calling all holiday crafters, cookie bakers and candy makers to reserve a vendor space at its third annual Christmas Marketplace. The Christmas Marketplace will take place on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Dec. 2 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Tyler History […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is calling all holiday crafters, cookie bakers and candy makers to reserve a vendor space at its third annual Christmas Marketplace. The Christmas Marketplace will take place on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Dec. 2 from noon to 4...

EOMAC Program Recipient of $5,030 of Donations

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission (EOMAC) programming received support from two local organizations on Tuesday to help with EOMAC’s ongoing efforts to preserve and promote the value and work of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station (YARS) and Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center. Proceeds from the inaugural 5K on the Runway, in […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission (EOMAC) programming received support from two local organizations on Tuesday to help with EOMAC’s ongoing efforts to preserve and promote the value and work of the Youngstown Air Reserve Station (YARS) and Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center. Proceeds from the inaugural...

Allstate Donates $19K to #MoveOurMission

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley received a $19,000 donation for its Move Our Mission campaign from Allstate Insurance Co. agents as part of the company’s Helping Hands grants program. Agents from the Mahoning Valley joined those from the Cleveland-Akron-Canton area to volunteer at the Rescue Mission, assisting with various projects […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley received a $19,000 donation for its Move Our Mission campaign from Allstate Insurance Co. agents as part of the company's Helping Hands grants program. Agents from the Mahoning Valley joined those from the Cleveland-Akron-Canton area to volunteer at the Rescue...