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Mobile Apps Provide Direct Connection to Users

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Having a mobile app allows organizations to have a direct line to users’ pockets, providing them the information they want as soon as they need it. Whether it’s to find a book at the library or a space for a public art project, people and organizations throughout the region have taken to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Having a mobile app allows organizations to have a direct line to users’ pockets, providing them the information they want as soon as they need it. Whether it’s to find a book at the library or a space for a public art project, people and organizations throughout...

Business Strategies Video Network Launches Web Dev 101

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The first series of the 2019 season from The Business Journal’s new Business Strategies Video Network launches today with Web Dev 101. Web Dev 101 is a monthly video series that focuses on the specifics of website development and coaches viewers on how to use a website to make a bigger impact […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The first series of the 2019 season from The Business Journal’s new Business Strategies Video Network launches today with Web Dev 101. Web Dev 101 is a monthly video series that focuses on the specifics of website development and coaches viewers on how to use a website...

Steelite Opens ‘World Class’ Showroom Downtown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Steelite International, one of the largest manufacturers of tableware in the world, has transformed the former Youngstown Club into a bright, new showroom that CEO John Miles says has no rival. “I think there’s no other showroom globally where you’re showing tableware for hotels and restaurants this size,” says Miles. Tuesday evening […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Steelite International, one of the largest manufacturers of tableware in the world, has transformed the former Youngstown Club into a bright, new showroom that CEO John Miles says has no rival. "I think there's no other showroom globally where you're showing tableware for hotels and restaurants this...

Christopher’s at the End of the Tunnel Closing Dec. 28

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Christopher’s at the End of the Tunnel owners Shawna and Christopher Bonacci will close the restaurant’s doors Dec. 28 to focus on their food truck and catering business. “With no room to expand, the new food truck addition and our growing catering business, we have simply outgrown our little spot. We had […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Christopher’s at the End of the Tunnel owners Shawna and Christopher Bonacci will close the restaurant’s doors Dec. 28 to focus on their food truck and catering business. “With no room to expand, the new food truck addition and our growing catering business, we have simply outgrown...

Armstrong Adds Voice Guidance Feature to EXP

BUTLER, Pa. — Armstrong has launched the Talking Guide, a voice guidance feature on EXP that will speak the text on your screen. This free new feature will make navigating of on-screen services and functions easier for customers with visual disabilities, the company says. Talking Guide is available to all EXP customers. It covers functions […]

BUTLER, Pa. -- Armstrong has launched the Talking Guide, a voice guidance feature on EXP that will speak the text on your screen. This free new feature will make navigating of on-screen services and functions easier for customers with visual disabilities, the company says. Talking Guide is available to all...

Does Your Business Need an App?

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — More than half of the users of the internet go online with mobile devices. By 2019, mobile phone internet penetration is projected to reach 63.4%, up from 58.9% last year, according to Statista. Considering how reliant on our smartphones we’ve become, it often makes sense for a business owner to want a […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- More than half of the users of the internet go online with mobile devices. By 2019, mobile phone internet penetration is projected to reach 63.4%, up from 58.9% last year, according to Statista. Considering how reliant on our smartphones we’ve become, it often makes sense for a...

Tracey and Friends Marks 12 Years with New Studio

Tracey and Friends Celebrates 12 years with new studio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Tracey Winbush sits in her new studio on the seventh floor of the Chase Bank Building downtown overlooking Central Square, where workers are setting up for the night’s Holiday Parade and tree-lighting ceremony. Moving Tracey and Friends, a news and talk radio program, to downtown four months ago is one of the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Tracey Winbush sits in her new studio on the seventh floor of the Chase Bank Building downtown overlooking Central Square, where workers are setting up for the night’s Holiday Parade and tree-lighting ceremony. Moving Tracey and Friends, a news and talk radio program, to downtown four months...

Internet of Things Poised to Impact Manufacturing

CANFIELD, Ohio – With internet-connected devices becoming more and more common, the time is soon approaching that companies will be able to take advantage of the Internet of Things in a way that has a major impact on their business. The Internet of Things is “essentially just devices that have actuators or sensors or something […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – With internet-connected devices becoming more and more common, the time is soon approaching that companies will be able to take advantage of the Internet of Things in a way that has a major impact on their business. The Internet of Things is “essentially just devices that have...

Prayer Vigil Holds Out Hope for GM Lordstown

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The prospect of General Motors’ Lordstown plant closing in March would not only impact Michelle Colyar’s life, but also the livelihoods of her extended family. “My grandmother, mother, uncles and aunts. There are still 17 members of my family here,” she said. “I just pray that it changes, that they reconsider. We’ve […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – The prospect of General Motors’ Lordstown plant closing in March would not only impact Michelle Colyar’s life, but also the livelihoods of her extended family. “My grandmother, mother, uncles and aunts. There are still 17 members of my family here,” she said. “I just pray that it...

Burgan Opens Online Auctions with Uptown Theatre

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate will hold an online auction, the company’s first, Dec. 1 for the Uptown Theatre, 2728 Market Street. Bidding will begin at 9 a.m. at BurganAuctions.com and run through 6 p.m. Dec. 12. The opening bid is $20,000 will increase in $500 increments. Bidders must create a profile on the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate will hold an online auction, the company’s first, Dec. 1 for the Uptown Theatre, 2728 Market Street. Bidding will begin at 9 a.m. at BurganAuctions.com and run through 6 p.m. Dec. 12. The opening bid is $20,000 will increase in $500 increments. Bidders must...