SPONSORED BY

Nominations Open for Lawrence County ‘5 Under 40’ Awards

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The Young Professionals of Lawrence County is accepting nominations for this year’s 5 Under 40 awards through the close of business Feb. 11. Nominees must live or work in Lawrence County and be under the age of 40 as of Dec. 31, 2018. Previous nominees that were not selected last year […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The Young Professionals of Lawrence County is accepting nominations for this year’s 5 Under 40 awards through the close of business Feb. 11. Nominees must live or work in Lawrence County and be under the age of 40 as of Dec. 31, 2018. Previous nominees that...

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...

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...

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...

Ament Named HBA’s First Woman President

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Home Builders & Remodelers Association of the Valley held their Annual Presidential Dinner Jan. 18 at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman, where Valley builders, contractors, bankers, suppliers and associates gathered to honor 2018 President Carl Alexander and welcome 2019 President Karen Ament, the HBA’s first woman president in the 74-year history of […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Home Builders & Remodelers Association of the Valley held their Annual Presidential Dinner Jan. 18 at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman, where Valley builders, contractors, bankers, suppliers and associates gathered to honor 2018 President Carl Alexander and welcome 2019 President Karen Ament, the HBA’s first woman president...