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Registration Open for Columbiana Amateur Photo Contest

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Street Fair Amateur Photography Contest will take place this year at the American Legion Street Fair held Sept. 6 through 8. Photographs will be on display in the “big tent” during the fair. The categories for adults ages 15 and older are: Open, Animal, People, I Love This Town (photos […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Street Fair Amateur Photography Contest will take place this year at the American Legion Street Fair held Sept. 6 through 8. Photographs will be on display in the "big tent" during the fair. The categories for adults ages 15 and older are: Open, Animal, People,...

Howland Farmers Market Opens Saturday

HOWLAND, Ohio – The Howland Farmers Market kicks off its 12th summer season this Saturday at the Richard E. Orwig Park on the corner of East Market Street and Willow Drive. The market opens at 9 a.m. and closes at 1 p.m. and will be held every Saturday through Oct. 13. The first market of […]

HOWLAND, Ohio – The Howland Farmers Market kicks off its 12th summer season this Saturday at the Richard E. Orwig Park on the corner of East Market Street and Willow Drive. The market opens at 9 a.m. and closes at 1 p.m. and will be held every Saturday through Oct....

Home Savings Gives $5K to Butler Day Camp

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings donated a check for $5,000 to The Butler Institute of American Art. The funds will be used to support the Summer Visual Arts Day Camp 2018. “This support from Home Savings will provide scholarships for approximately 25 students with special needs or with an economic disadvantage,” said Rebecca Davis, development […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Home Savings donated a check for $5,000 to The Butler Institute of American Art. The funds will be used to support the Summer Visual Arts Day Camp 2018. “This support from Home Savings will provide scholarships for approximately 25 students with special needs or with an economic...

BBB Presents Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust

Torch Awards Honors Family Businesses

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Family-owned businesses took center stage Tuesday afternoon at the Better Business Bureau of Mahoning Valley’s fourth annual Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust. The BBB honored the four companies, a nonprofit and a community leader who exemplify trust, ethics and integrity, not just in their business practices but in “how they connect to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Family-owned businesses took center stage Tuesday afternoon at the Better Business Bureau of Mahoning Valley’s fourth annual Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust. The BBB honored the four companies, a nonprofit and a community leader who exemplify trust, ethics and integrity, not just in their business practices but...

Downtown Youngstown Farmers Market Begins June 13

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The monthly Downtown Youngstown Farmers Market will begin its 2018 season June 13 at the B&O Station and run through October. The first market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with following markets held on the second Wednesday of each month. The Downtown Youngstown Farmers Market is a partnership between […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The monthly Downtown Youngstown Farmers Market will begin its 2018 season June 13 at the B&O Station and run through October. The first market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with following markets held on the second Wednesday of each month. The Downtown Youngstown Farmers...

Columbiana Wine Festival Scheduled for July 20, 21

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Area Tourism Bureau is hosting the 2018 Columbiana Wine Festival at Town Center at Firestone Farms. The festival will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. July 20 and 21. Over 1,200 individuals are expected to attend, according to a news release. The event features live music, arts and crafts, food […]

COLUMBIANA, Ohio – The Columbiana Area Tourism Bureau is hosting the 2018 Columbiana Wine Festival at Town Center at Firestone Farms. The festival will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. July 20 and 21. Over 1,200 individuals are expected to attend, according to a news release. The event features live...

‘Wines of the Valley’ Trail Opens Friday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – With June being Ohio Wine Month, the Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau is opening its Wines of the Valley Wine Trail on Friday, which includes six Mahoning County wineries. “We want to promote the fact, both locally and regionally, that the Youngstown area has become a true destination for the wine […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – With June being Ohio Wine Month, the Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau is opening its Wines of the Valley Wine Trail on Friday, which includes six Mahoning County wineries. “We want to promote the fact, both locally and regionally, that the Youngstown area has become a...

Packard Museum Hosts Robotics Day June 16

WARREN, Ohio – The National Packard Museum and the Northeast Ohio First Robotics Alliance will welcome school robotics teams from across the region for the seventh annual First Robotics Day from noon to 4 p.m. June 16. Giving demonstrations and answering questions at the museum, 1899 Warren Ave., will be teams from Warren G. Harding […]

WARREN, Ohio – The National Packard Museum and the Northeast Ohio First Robotics Alliance will welcome school robotics teams from across the region for the seventh annual First Robotics Day from noon to 4 p.m. June 16. Giving demonstrations and answering questions at the museum, 1899 Warren Ave., will be...

MVHS Announces Historic Preservation Awards

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society has selected four renovation projects across the community as recipients of the organization’s 2018 Historic Preservation Awards. The awards are given each year to recognize those in Mahoning and Trumbull counties who take an active role in preserving landmark buildings, sites, and districts. The honorees will be […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society has selected four renovation projects across the community as recipients of the organization’s 2018 Historic Preservation Awards. The awards are given each year to recognize those in Mahoning and Trumbull counties who take an active role in preserving landmark buildings, sites, and...

NEOMED Receives $7.5M Grant for Mental Health Centers

NEOMED Professor Awarded NIH Grant to Research Atherosclerosis

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University received a $7.5 million grant from Peg’s Foundation Thursday for the college’s Department of psychiatry, the largest grant awarded specifically for mental health treatment by a private foundation in Ohio. The grant supports three centers within the department: the Best Practices in Schizophrenia Treatment Center, the Ohio Program […]

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University received a $7.5 million grant from Peg’s Foundation Thursday for the college’s Department of psychiatry, the largest grant awarded specifically for mental health treatment by a private foundation in Ohio. The grant supports three centers within the department: the Best Practices in Schizophrenia...