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Companies Called to Apply for Ohio Export Internship

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Ohio Export Internship Program is putting out the call for businesses to participate in this summer’s program. The program, created by the Ohio Development Services Agency and offered at Youngstown State University, Cleveland State University and Ohio State University, matches companies with college students who have taken export-focused coursework. The state […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Ohio Export Internship Program is putting out the call for businesses to participate in this summer’s program. The program, created by the Ohio Development Services Agency and offered at Youngstown State University, Cleveland State University and Ohio State University, matches companies with college students who have...

Hazardous Waste Permit Renewed for Heritage Thermal

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency renewed the hazardous waste permit for Heritage Thermal Services Inc. to continue its operation of the treatment and storage facility at 1250 Saint George St. in East Liverpool, the agency reported Thursday. According to the permit, it authorizes Heritage Thermal to “store hazardous waste in containers and […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency renewed the hazardous waste permit for Heritage Thermal Services Inc. to continue its operation of the treatment and storage facility at 1250 Saint George St. in East Liverpool, the agency reported Thursday. According to the permit, it authorizes Heritage Thermal to “store...

Aim Names Fleming’s Sons as Co-Presidents

GIRARD, Ohio – Aim Transportation Solutions has promoted Scott Fleming and Geoffrey Fleming to co-presidents, alongside their father, Aim’s founder and CEO, Tom Fleming. Their new positions went into effect Jan. 1. In the new positions Scott and Geoffrey will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of all the Aim Transportation Solutions companies. Tom will […]

GIRARD, Ohio – Aim Transportation Solutions has promoted Scott Fleming and Geoffrey Fleming to co-presidents, alongside their father, Aim’s founder and CEO, Tom Fleming. Their new positions went into effect Jan. 1. In the new positions Scott and Geoffrey will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of all the Aim...

‘Groom Therapy’ Is a Cut Above the Rest

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Kelan Bilal squints his eyes and leans in for a closer look. After spinning the barber chair for better light, his hands begin working the cordless clippers, delicately angling them every which way. His client, James Rounds, will soon head to Florida for a family vacation with his five-year-old son. He came […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Kelan Bilal squints his eyes and leans in for a closer look. After spinning the barber chair for better light, his hands begin working the cordless clippers, delicately angling them every which way. His client, James Rounds, will soon head to Florida for a family vacation with...

Traffic Up 7.5% at Pittsburgh International Airport in 2018

PITTSBURGH – Traffic at Pittsburgh International Airport was up 7.5% in 2018 as more than 9.6 million passengers came through the airport. In December alone, the number of passengers increased 3.4% as more than 28,000 travelers passed through the gates, marking the 32nd straight month of increased traffic. “This is a major milestone in continued […]

PITTSBURGH – Traffic at Pittsburgh International Airport was up 7.5% in 2018 as more than 9.6 million passengers came through the airport. In December alone, the number of passengers increased 3.4% as more than 28,000 travelers passed through the gates, marking the 32nd straight month of increased traffic. “This is...

Mercy Health Names Harley President of St. E’s Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mercy Health has named Kathleen Harley as the president of St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. A graduate of Trumbull Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, Harley holds a nursing degree from Penn State and an MBA from Youngstown State University. “It’s great to be back home,” she said in a release announcing her appointment. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mercy Health has named Kathleen Harley as the president of St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. A graduate of Trumbull Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, Harley holds a nursing degree from Penn State and an MBA from Youngstown State University. “It’s great to be back home,” she said in...

United Way Celebrates 100 Years with Awareness Campaign

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — For much of its history, the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley was primarily a fundraising entity. In 1919, 11 local businessmen came together to create what was then called the United Fund, said its president, Bob Hannon. “They were being solicited by many organizations, so I think their feeling […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- For much of its history, the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley was primarily a fundraising entity. In 1919, 11 local businessmen came together to create what was then called the United Fund, said its president, Bob Hannon. “They were being solicited by many organizations,...

True Value Store Opens in Cornersburg Plaza

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Furrie-Vitullo ownership group, which operates seven Sparkle Market stores in the area, is expanding into the hardware business with the opening this week of their first True Value store here. The store is at 3410 Canfield Road in the Cornersburg Sparkle Plaza,  near where the Furrie-VItullo group operates one of its […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Furrie-Vitullo ownership group, which operates seven Sparkle Market stores in the area, is expanding into the hardware business with the opening this week of their first True Value store here. The store is at 3410 Canfield Road in the Cornersburg Sparkle Plaza,  near where the Furrie-VItullo...

Lawrence County United Way at 63% of Fundraising Goal

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The United Way of Lawrence County’s annual campaign is more than halfway to its goal of $450,000, the agency reports. Spokesman Scott Campbell said the United Way Campaign Cabinet, responsible for soliciting donations, and workplace campaigns have raised a combined $283,500, or 63% of the goal. Among the highlights of the […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The United Way of Lawrence County’s annual campaign is more than halfway to its goal of $450,000, the agency reports. Spokesman Scott Campbell said the United Way Campaign Cabinet, responsible for soliciting donations, and workplace campaigns have raised a combined $283,500, or 63% of the goal....

Kennsington Grille Temporarily Closed to Expand Kitchen

CANFIELD, Ohio – Kennsington Grille began construction this week on expanding its kitchen to improve its customers’ dining experience, said Hank Robinson. “The added space will allow us to spend a little bit more time in development of recipes and it’s going to impact food quality,” said Robinson, general manager of the restaurant. “It will […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Kennsington Grille began construction this week on expanding its kitchen to improve its customers' dining experience, said Hank Robinson. “The added space will allow us to spend a little bit more time in development of recipes and it’s going to impact food quality,” said Robinson, general manager...