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First Niles Reports 4Q Net Income of $32,000

NILES, Ohio — First Niles Financial Inc., holding company of Home Federal Savings and Loan Association of Niles, Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $32,000, or three cents a share, and full-year 2014 net income of $225,000, or 20 cents a share. This compares to fourth-quarter 2013 net income of $23,000, or two cents a […]

NILES, Ohio -- First Niles Financial Inc., holding company of Home Federal Savings and Loan Association of Niles, Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $32,000, or three cents a share, and full-year 2014 net income of $225,000, or 20 cents a share. This compares to fourth-quarter 2013 net income of...

MVEDC Names Huntington Its Most Active Lender

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corp. honored Huntington Bank this morning as its most active lender and awarded the bank its Perpetual Plaque. The bank gets to keep the plaque for a year. The award was presented at the MVEDC’s annual “Lenders’ Appreciation Breakfast,” held at the Avalon Golf & Country […]

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- The Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corp. honored Huntington Bank this morning as its most active lender and awarded the bank its Perpetual Plaque. The bank gets to keep the plaque for a year. The award was presented at the MVEDC’s annual “Lenders’ Appreciation Breakfast,” held at...

Despite Climb, Gas Prices Down $1.11 from Year Ago

PITTSBURGH — Gas prices are up 20 cents from a week ago in northeastern Ohio, but the average price is still down more than $1 from the price motorists were paying a year ago, AAA East Central’s Fuel Gauge report shows. This week, the average price of regular unleaded gasoline in the region is $2.244 […]

PITTSBURGH -- Gas prices are up 20 cents from a week ago in northeastern Ohio, but the average price is still down more than $1 from the price motorists were paying a year ago, AAA East Central’s Fuel Gauge report shows. This week, the average price of regular unleaded gasoline...

Foreclosures, Delinquencies Decline in November

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Foreclosure rates in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan statistical area declined in November 2014 from the same period the year before, CoreLogic reports. Based in Irvine, Calif., CoreLogic is a financial data provider. The foreclosure rate among outstanding mortgage loans here was 2.03% in November 2014, a decrease of 1.27 percentage points from November […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Foreclosure rates in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan statistical area declined in November 2014 from the same period the year before, CoreLogic reports. Based in Irvine, Calif., CoreLogic is a financial data provider. The foreclosure rate among outstanding mortgage loans here was 2.03% in November 2014, a decrease of...

First National Bank Names Kreider to Head NW Region

PITTSBURGH — First National Bank of Pennsylvania has named Frank Kreider regional president for its northwestern region that consists of six counties in northwestern Pennsylvania and two in northeastern Ohio. John Williams, president of the bank, made the announcement Thursday. The counties are Mahoning and Trumbull in Ohio and Mercer, Lawrence, Butler, Venango, Erie and […]

PITTSBURGH -- First National Bank of Pennsylvania has named Frank Kreider regional president for its northwestern region that consists of six counties in northwestern Pennsylvania and two in northeastern Ohio. John Williams, president of the bank, made the announcement Thursday. The counties are Mahoning and Trumbull in Ohio and Mercer,...

Tri-State 1st Banc Reports 4Q Financial Results

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — Tri-State 1st Banc Inc., holding company of 1st National Community Bank, Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $215,297 and full-year 2014 net income of $918,900. This compares to fourth-quarter 2013 net income of $273,321 and full-year 2013 net income of $1,113,529. The company did not provide earnings per common share data […]

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio -- Tri-State 1st Banc Inc., holding company of 1st National Community Bank, Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $215,297 and full-year 2014 net income of $918,900. This compares to fourth-quarter 2013 net income of $273,321 and full-year 2013 net income of $1,113,529. The company did not provide...

CoreLogic Index Shows Housing Prices Rose 2.6% in December

IRVINE, Calif. — Home prices in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan area, including distressed sales, rose by 2.6% in December compared to a year earlier, CoreLogic reports. On a month-over-month basis, prices in December decreased by 2.8% from November. Excluding distressed sales, year-over-year prices decreased by 0.1% in December from December 2013, according to CoreLogic’s Home Price […]

IRVINE, Calif. -- Home prices in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan area, including distressed sales, rose by 2.6% in December compared to a year earlier, CoreLogic reports. On a month-over-month basis, prices in December decreased by 2.8% from November. Excluding distressed sales, year-over-year prices decreased by 0.1% in December from December 2013,...

YWCA of Youngstown Offers Free Tax Filing, Assistance

YOUNGSTOWN — The YWCA of Youngstown is offering a self-serve link to file taxes for free, along with free tax workshops and free tax-filing assistance. The self-serve link is available on the YWCA website. To file taxes through this link, users must have a household income under $65,000 if single and $95,000 if married. Also […]

YOUNGSTOWN -- The YWCA of Youngstown is offering a self-serve link to file taxes for free, along with free tax workshops and free tax-filing assistance. The self-serve link is available on the YWCA website. To file taxes through this link, users must have a household income under $65,000 if single...

Northeast Ohio Gas Prices Show Rise in AAA Index

PITTSBURGH — Gas prices in Northeast Ohio jumped 15 cents over the past week, as national prices reversed the downward trend that had been the norm in recent months. AAA East Central’s Fuel Gage report put the price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline in Northeast Ohio at $2.045 this week, up from $1.893 […]

PITTSBURGH -- Gas prices in Northeast Ohio jumped 15 cents over the past week, as national prices reversed the downward trend that had been the norm in recent months. AAA East Central’s Fuel Gage report put the price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline in Northeast Ohio at $2.045...

Talmer Reports 4Q Net Income of $12.5 Million

TROY, Mich. — Talmer Bancorp Inc., holding company of Talmer Bank and Trust, reports fourth-quarter net income of $12.5 million, or 16 cents per diluted share, and full-year net income of $90.85 million, or $1.30 a share. These figures compare to third-quarter net income of $19.52 million, or 26 cents per share, fourth-quarter 2013 income […]

TROY, Mich. -- Talmer Bancorp Inc., holding company of Talmer Bank and Trust, reports fourth-quarter net income of $12.5 million, or 16 cents per diluted share, and full-year net income of $90.85 million, or $1.30 a share. These figures compare to third-quarter net income of $19.52 million, or 26 cents...