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NASA’s Pérez-Davis to Speak at Athena Dinner

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Marla Pérez-Davis, deputy director of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s John H. Glenn Research Center in Cleveland will be the keynote speaker for the 26th Annual Athena Award Dinner May 17 at Mr. Anthony’s. Pérez-Davis shares with the center director responsibility for planning, organizing and managing the agency level programs and projects […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Marla Pérez-Davis, deputy director of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's John H. Glenn Research Center in Cleveland will be the keynote speaker for the 26th Annual Athena Award Dinner May 17 at Mr. Anthony's. Pérez-Davis shares with the center director responsibility for planning, organizing and managing the...

Shenango Chamber Seeks Nominations for Phoenix Awards

SHARON, Pa. — The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations through March 30 for Phoenix Awards 2018. Winners in the nine categories will be honored May 17 at The Corinthian Banquet Hall and Event Center in downtown Sharon. Nominations are based on the performance of the nominees in 2017. To be eligible for […]

SHARON, Pa. — The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations through March 30 for Phoenix Awards 2018. Winners in the nine categories will be honored May 17 at The Corinthian Banquet Hall and Event Center in downtown Sharon. Nominations are based on the performance of the nominees in...

Shenango Chamber to Hold TechBrek Startup Event

SHARON, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce will hold its TechBrek startup event from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on March 22 at the Hope Center for Arts and Technology, 115 Anson Way. It will feature people from startups, tech companies in and around the region. The pop-up, happy-hour-styled event is free to attend […]

SHARON, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce will hold its TechBrek startup event from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on March 22 at the Hope Center for Arts and Technology, 115 Anson Way. It will feature people from startups, tech companies in and around the region. The pop-up, happy-hour-styled...

YWCA Youngstown to Offer Job Skills Workshop

YOUNGSTOWN — The YWCA of Youngstown will hold a job skills workshop beginning March 5 from 9 a.m. to noon and will run every Monday through Thursday until March 22. Topics will include career assessment and exploration, resume writing and interviewing, job stability, maintaining a job and financial literacy. The workshop is open to women […]

YOUNGSTOWN — The YWCA of Youngstown will hold a job skills workshop beginning March 5 from 9 a.m. to noon and will run every Monday through Thursday until March 22. Topics will include career assessment and exploration, resume writing and interviewing, job stability, maintaining a job and financial literacy. The...

Submissions Sought for New Castle YMCA Mural

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – Arts & Education at the Hoyt is accepting proposals for a new mural on a wall at the YMCA in downtown New Castle through April 1. The mural will be unveiled Sept. 8 during the annual Arts on the Riverwalk festival. Proposals must include a cover letter, resume, concept drawings, work […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – Arts & Education at the Hoyt is accepting proposals for a new mural on a wall at the YMCA in downtown New Castle through April 1. The mural will be unveiled Sept. 8 during the annual Arts on the Riverwalk festival. Proposals must include a cover...

Penn Shenango Event Looks at First PSU President

SHARON, Pa. – A presentation March 21 at Penn State Shenango by distinguished alumnus Roger L. Williams will discuss the life and times of the university’s first president, Evan Pugh. The free lecture, at 5:30 p.m., will be held at the campus auditorium, 147 Shenango Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. and light refreshments will […]

SHARON, Pa. – A presentation March 21 at Penn State Shenango by distinguished alumnus Roger L. Williams will discuss the life and times of the university’s first president, Evan Pugh. The free lecture, at 5:30 p.m., will be held at the campus auditorium, 147 Shenango Ave. Doors open at 5...

Rich Center to Receive $500K from Hine Fund

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –The Paula & Anthony Rich Center for Autism will be presented with a $500,000 check made possible by the Hine Memorial Fund of The Youngstown Foundation during a ceremony at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at The Rich Center. The donation benefits The Rich Center’s “Building for Tomorrow 2020” Capital Campaign to help meet the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –The Paula & Anthony Rich Center for Autism will be presented with a $500,000 check made possible by the Hine Memorial Fund of The Youngstown Foundation during a ceremony at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at The Rich Center. The donation benefits The Rich Center's "Building for Tomorrow 2020" Capital...

Mercer Offers ‘Tourism Bucks’ for St. Patrick’s Day

SHARON, Pa. — VisitMercerCountyPA, the  tourist promotion agency for Mercer County, is encouraging visitors to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day weekend in the county by providing “Tourism Bucks.” For each overnight stay booked at a participating accommodation in Mercer County the weekend of March 16-18, $100 in Tourism Bucks will be given (one offer per room). […]

SHARON, Pa. -- VisitMercerCountyPA, the  tourist promotion agency for Mercer County, is encouraging visitors to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day weekend in the county by providing “Tourism Bucks.” For each overnight stay booked at a participating accommodation in Mercer County the weekend of March 16-18, $100 in Tourism Bucks will be...

HBA Gears Up for Home & Garden Show

HBA Home & Garden Show

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As the cold weather begins to break, homeowners are starting to plan their next home-remodeling project. And the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of the Valley will provide plenty of inspiration this weekend at its 67th Home & Garden Show where 75 home-improvement businesses will display their products. The annual event will […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As the cold weather begins to break, homeowners are starting to plan their next home-remodeling project. And the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of the Valley will provide plenty of inspiration this weekend at its 67th Home & Garden Show where 75 home-improvement businesses will display their...

Post Office COO to Speak March 15 at PCC Expo

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Steel Valley Postal Customer Council is holding an “Evolution of Direct Mail” expo that features industry leaders speaking on new technologies being used by the U.S. Postal Service and how to better use mail in one’s business. “There’s a lot more going on with mail than ever before,” said Paul Mahin, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Steel Valley Postal Customer Council is holding an "Evolution of Direct Mail" expo that features industry leaders speaking on new technologies being used by the U.S. Postal Service and how to better use mail in one's business. “There's a lot more going on with mail than...