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On Final Day, Vindy Staff Bid Their Newspaper Farewell

The Vindicator

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As thousands of newspapers churned through a massive machine Friday, imprinting 150 years of memories of The Vindicator, employees and their families gathered around to watch the final press run of newspaper. Saturday’s commemorative edition is expected to be a keepsake, but it also represents the instability for many print publications as […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As thousands of newspapers churned through a massive machine Friday, imprinting 150 years of memories of The Vindicator, employees and their families gathered around to watch the final press run of newspaper. Saturday’s commemorative edition is expected to be a keepsake, but it also represents the instability...

Moran Takes Veteran Support Message to the Skies

CANFIELD, Ohio – Jumping out of an airplane cruising at 12,000 feet to open the Canfield Fair was only the second-most exciting experience of the 84-year-old Fred Moran’s life. “Second only to being married to my wife of 61 years. That’s the first, this is the second,” Moran told the crowd gathered for the opening […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Jumping out of an airplane cruising at 12,000 feet to open the Canfield Fair was only the second-most exciting experience of the 84-year-old Fred Moran’s life. “Second only to being married to my wife of 61 years. That’s the first, this is the second,” Moran told the...

Community Legal Aid Helps Launch Free Resource Site

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Community Legal Aid has partnered with the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation to launch OhioLegalHelp.org, a website created justice system by providing free information on the state’s civil justice system.  Information on common legal issues, details about court and other legal forms and referrals to legal aid and bar association referral programs are […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Community Legal Aid has partnered with the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation to launch OhioLegalHelp.org, a website created justice system by providing free information on the state’s civil justice system.  Information on common legal issues, details about court and other legal forms and referrals to legal aid and...

WRTA Expands Routes, Operation Hours

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Beginning Sept. 3, the Western Reserve Transit Authority will launch new initiatives to improve service, including more trips to Warren, hourly routes on the Boardman/Canfield Loop and extended operation hours. All WRTA buses will begin their daily routes at roughly 5 a.m. and run until about 7 p.m. Times for Niteline routes […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Beginning Sept. 3, the Western Reserve Transit Authority will launch new initiatives to improve service, including more trips to Warren, hourly routes on the Boardman/Canfield Loop and extended operation hours. All WRTA buses will begin their daily routes at roughly 5 a.m. and run until about 7...

Unusual Deal Keeps a Shrinking City’s Newspaper Going

By MARK GILLISPIE Associated PressYOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — When readers pick up Sunday’s edition of The Vindicator, the newspaper will be emblazoned with its familiar masthead, but it won’t be the Vindicator that has published news from Youngstown, Mahoning County and beyond for the past 150 years. The paper will be published and produced by […]

By MARK GILLISPIE Associated PressYOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — When readers pick up Sunday's edition of The Vindicator, the newspaper will be emblazoned with its familiar masthead, but it won't be the Vindicator that has published news from Youngstown, Mahoning County and beyond for the past 150 years. The paper will...

Synergy Comp Named to Inc. 5000 for Fourth Straight Year

SHARON, Pa. – Synergy Comp Insurance Co. has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the country for the fourth consecutive year, posting a three-year growth rate of 88%. “Synergy Comp received the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies’ award because of our employees’ commitment to safety and excellence,” said CEO Lew […]

SHARON, Pa. – Synergy Comp Insurance Co. has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the country for the fourth consecutive year, posting a three-year growth rate of 88%. “Synergy Comp received the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies’ award because of our employees’ commitment to safety...

Business Journal Launches E-Edition Free Trial

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — In an effort to provide as many platforms as possible for readers, The Business Journal is developing a digital edition of our print publication. Visitors to the website can enjoy a free trial of the e-edition, featuring the popular MidAugust issue that included extensive coverage of The Butler Institute of American Art […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- In an effort to provide as many platforms as possible for readers, The Business Journal is developing a digital edition of our print publication. Visitors to the website can enjoy a free trial of the e-edition, featuring the popular MidAugust issue that included extensive coverage of The...

Compass Experiment Seeks Coverage Input Before Launch

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Since The Vindicator announced that it would end publication Aug. 31, there’s been a rush to fill the void. Announcements have come both locally and from the national stage. Publications like The Business Journal and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren have announced plans to expand coverage and The Compass Experiment – a […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Since The Vindicator announced that it would end publication Aug. 31, there’s been a rush to fill the void. Announcements have come both locally and from the national stage. Publications like The Business Journal and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren have announced plans to expand coverage and...

House One to Feature Baird Brothers for DIY Project

CANFIELD, Ohio — A new digital brand from This Old House will prominently feature multiple products from Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods in a DIY home makeover project. Hosted by Jenn Largesse, House One provides complete, step-by-step video and online content for DIY home projects. Largesse, who resides south of Cleveland, will complete the project in […]

CANFIELD, Ohio -- A new digital brand from This Old House will prominently feature multiple products from Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods in a DIY home makeover project. Hosted by Jenn Largesse, House One provides complete, step-by-step video and online content for DIY home projects. Largesse, who resides south of Cleveland,...

Gringos Aims for Winter Opening on Phelps Street

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new taqueria is likely to open downtown over the winter, pending the completion of renovations to its building. On Tuesday, the Board of Zoning Appeals and City Planning Commission voted to recommend approving the taco bar, Gringos, at 20 and 24 Phelps St. The restaurant is owned by Rodney Freel, Ken […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A new taqueria is likely to open downtown over the winter, pending the completion of renovations to its building. On Tuesday, the Board of Zoning Appeals and City Planning Commission voted to recommend approving the taco bar, Gringos, at 20 and 24 Phelps St. The restaurant is...