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HD Davis, Business Journal Host Free Tax Reform Webinar

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Since President Donald J. Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 into law last December, the debate over its benefits to business has been ongoing – and changing. From tax rate changes and deductions to exemption rules, the tax reform affects everyone, says Tim Petrey, managing partner at HD Davis […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Since President Donald J. Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 into law last December, the debate over its benefits to business has been ongoing – and changing. From tax rate changes and deductions to exemption rules, the tax reform affects everyone, says Tim Petrey,...

Mahoning Valley Auto Sales Down 3.4% in August

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley fell again in August as dealerships in the area sold 5,222 new and used vehicles, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association, a 3.4% drop from a year ago. The drop in sales marked the eighth consecutive month year-over-year sales have fallen in […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley fell again in August as dealerships in the area sold 5,222 new and used vehicles, according to data from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers Association, a 3.4% drop from a year ago. The drop in sales marked the eighth consecutive month...

Farmers Named Ohio’s Top-Performing Bank

CANFIELD, Ohio – Bank Director Magazine has ranked Farmers National Bank 30th on its list of the country’s top-performing bank, as well as No. 1 in Ohio. The grades apply to publicly-traded banks with assets between $1 billion and $5 billion. In its annual Bank Scorecard Report, Bank Director rated the country’s banks on a […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Bank Director Magazine has ranked Farmers National Bank 30th on its list of the country's top-performing bank, as well as No. 1 in Ohio. The grades apply to publicly-traded banks with assets between $1 billion and $5 billion. In its annual Bank Scorecard Report, Bank Director rated...

Farmers Declares Eight Cents Cash Dividend

CANFIELD, Ohio – The board of directors of Farmers National Banc Corp. declared a quarterly cash dividend of eight cents a share on Tuesday. The dividend is a 33% increase from the 2017 third-quarter payment, and a 14% increase from the 2018 second-quarter payment. In a prepared statement, Kevin J. Helmick, president and CEO of […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – The board of directors of Farmers National Banc Corp. declared a quarterly cash dividend of eight cents a share on Tuesday. The dividend is a 33% increase from the 2017 third-quarter payment, and a 14% increase from the 2018 second-quarter payment. In a prepared statement, Kevin J....

July House Sales Rise 7.8% from a Year Ago

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – July sales of single-family houses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties combined were up 7.8% from a year ago, according to Yes MLS while year-to-date sales lag slightly behind 2017’s pace. Yes MLS is a multiple listing service that compiles real estate sales data for 36 counties in Ohio and West Virginia. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – July sales of single-family houses in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties combined were up 7.8% from a year ago, according to Yes MLS while year-to-date sales lag slightly behind 2017’s pace. Yes MLS is a multiple listing service that compiles real estate sales data for 36 counties...

Mercer County Credit Union Breaks Ground on Sharon Office

SHARON, Pa. – Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union broke ground Monday for an addition to its Sharon branch office, 428 Sharpsville Ave. “Our Sharon office was slowly needing everything replaced and we had literally outgrown the space,” said Sandi Carangi, the CEO for Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union. “So we decided to renovate and […]

SHARON, Pa. – Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union broke ground Monday for an addition to its Sharon branch office, 428 Sharpsville Ave. "Our Sharon office was slowly needing everything replaced and we had literally outgrown the space," said Sandi Carangi, the CEO for Mercer County Community Federal Credit Union. "So...

Boardman Red Roof Inn Sells for $2.25M

POLAND, Ohio – The Red Roof Inn at 1051 Tiffany South has been sold to Boardman Hospitality LLC for more than $2 million. According to the Mahoning County Auditor’s office, BW RRI IV LLC sold the motel to Michigan-based Boardman Hospitality on Aug. 3 for $2,250,000. According to records, the Red Roof Inn was constructed […]

POLAND, Ohio – The Red Roof Inn at 1051 Tiffany South has been sold to Boardman Hospitality LLC for more than $2 million. According to the Mahoning County Auditor’s office, BW RRI IV LLC sold the motel to Michigan-based Boardman Hospitality on Aug. 3 for $2,250,000. According to records, the...

Businesses Don’t Slow on Borrowing as Rates Rise

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In an improving economy and tight labor market, Ron Musilli Jr. finds himself in a pinch. His business, McHenry Industries, is a wholesale sign manufacturer that sells to other businesses across the country. As these businesses are more confident in the economy, they are rebranding themselves and spending more money on new […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In an improving economy and tight labor market, Ron Musilli Jr. finds himself in a pinch. His business, McHenry Industries, is a wholesale sign manufacturer that sells to other businesses across the country. As these businesses are more confident in the economy, they are rebranding themselves and...

$310,750 Bid Takes Former Beeghly Property at Auction

Poland, Ohio – A local bidder was the winner of an online auction for a secluded single-family residence built by business and community leaders Bruce and Nancy Beeghly, Byce Auction of Youngstown reported today.   The winning bid for the property, 5700 Clingan Road, was $310,750 for the auction, which closed at 4 p.m. Wednesday. […]

Poland, Ohio – A local bidder was the winner of an online auction for a secluded single-family residence built by business and community leaders Bruce and Nancy Beeghly, Byce Auction of Youngstown reported today.   The winning bid for the property, 5700 Clingan Road, was $310,750 for the auction, which...

Chemical Bank Donates $10,000 to Goodwill

Chemical Bank Donates $10,000 to Goodwill

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A $10,000 donation from Chemical Bank will help fund the Goodwill Industries voucher program, which assists residents with clothing and housewares purchases from Goodwill stores through collaboration with area mental health and social service agencies. “We believe in the value of people and the power of work, and donations like this help us continue […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A $10,000 donation from Chemical Bank will help fund the Goodwill Industries voucher program, which assists residents with clothing and housewares purchases from Goodwill stores through collaboration with area mental health and social service agencies. "We believe in the value of people and the power of work, and donations...