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Steward, Liberty Businesses Prepare for Northside Closing

Northside Regional Releases Job Fair Details

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Steward Health Care announced plans Friday for the closing of Northside Regional Medical Center, while area business owners organized an effort to support businesses on the Belmont Avenue corridor that will be affected by the hospital’s closing. Ahead of Northside’s scheduled closing Thursday, the hospital stopped accepting ambulances and admissions in the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Steward Health Care announced plans Friday for the closing of Northside Regional Medical Center, while area business owners organized an effort to support businesses on the Belmont Avenue corridor that will be affected by the hospital’s closing. Ahead of Northside’s scheduled closing Thursday, the hospital stopped accepting...

Molly Maid Celebrates 25 Years with New Office

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The procedure for cleaning a room hasn’t changed much for Linda Hixson since she started working for Molly Maid 21 years ago. “You start at a corner and work your way to square the room off,” said Hixson, field representative. “You go top to bottom, left to right and you shouldn’t miss […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The procedure for cleaning a room hasn’t changed much for Linda Hixson since she started working for Molly Maid 21 years ago. “You start at a corner and work your way to square the room off,” said Hixson, field representative. “You go top to bottom, left to...

The Youngstown Menu is ‘Thing of the Past’

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Twenty years ago you could safely rely on seeing a familiar, if not somewhat predictable, menu while attending a wedding in the Youngstown area. It typically looked like this: pasta with meatballs, baked chicken, green beans, parsley potatoes and salad with Italian dressing. “Certainly not what it is today,” says Anthony Ciminero, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Twenty years ago you could safely rely on seeing a familiar, if not somewhat predictable, menu while attending a wedding in the Youngstown area. It typically looked like this: pasta with meatballs, baked chicken, green beans, parsley potatoes and salad with Italian dressing. “Certainly not what it...

Public Library Exploring Main Branch Renovation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Over the next couple of months, Aimee Fifarek, executive director of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, will proceed with gathering information about a potential renovation of Main Library. At its meeting Thursday afternoon, the library’s board of trustees voted to authorize Fifarek to seek community input regarding the proposed […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Over the next couple of months, Aimee Fifarek, executive director of the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, will proceed with gathering information about a potential renovation of Main Library. At its meeting Thursday afternoon, the library’s board of trustees voted to authorize Fifarek to seek...

Comprehensive Logistics Ranked 4,697 on Inc. 5000

LIBERTY, Ohio – Comprehensive Logistics has been named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing companies for the third straight year. It was ranked No. 4,697. The company, whose headquarters is on Belmont Avenue in Liberty Township, is a logistics and delivery firm working with manufacturers such as General Motors. Comprehensive Logistics’ three-year average growth rate is […]

LIBERTY, Ohio – Comprehensive Logistics has been named to Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing companies for the third straight year. It was ranked No. 4,697. The company, whose headquarters is on Belmont Avenue in Liberty Township, is a logistics and delivery firm working with manufacturers such as General Motors. Comprehensive Logistics’...

Owners to Sell Downtown Circle After Adi’s Deportation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The owners of Downtown Circle and Hookah announced today they are selling the convenience store and attached lounge, about seven months after co-owner Al Adi was deported. In a Facebook post Wednesday, Fidaa Musleh, Adi’s wife, said she and her family made the “bittersweet” decision to sell. The couple have four daughters. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The owners of Downtown Circle and Hookah announced today they are selling the convenience store and attached lounge, about seven months after co-owner Al Adi was deported. In a Facebook post Wednesday, Fidaa Musleh, Adi’s wife, said she and her family made the “bittersweet” decision to sell....

Boardman Park Does More with Less, Report Finds

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In comparison to parks nationwide, Boardman Park has kept operating costs low while expanding its offerings, park Executive Director Dan Slagle announced this morning. Citing the National Recreation and Park Association’s 2017 database report, Slagle said in a release the park is operating “in a very effective and efficient manner when compared […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – In comparison to parks nationwide, Boardman Park has kept operating costs low while expanding its offerings, park Executive Director Dan Slagle announced this morning. Citing the National Recreation and Park Association’s 2017 database report, Slagle said in a release the park is operating “in a very effective...

Bernard-Daniels Celebrates 100 Years of Building Business

CANFIELD, Ohio – At the start of construction season, Mike Young ran out of plywood while building a family-room addition onto a home. Young, owner of Mike Young Construction in Berlin Center, called Bernard-Daniels Lumber Co. and asked for a same-day delivery. He was told that all the truck drivers were busy delivering to other […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – At the start of construction season, Mike Young ran out of plywood while building a family-room addition onto a home. Young, owner of Mike Young Construction in Berlin Center, called Bernard-Daniels Lumber Co. and asked for a same-day delivery. He was told that all the truck drivers...

Beatitude House Launches Redesigned Website

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Beatitude House has launched an updated website that improves functionality and makes information on the site easier to access. One of the biggest changes, said co-director Teresa Boyce in a release, is to the donation and ticket purchase pages, which previously required visitors to go to third-party sites that often included fees. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Beatitude House has launched an updated website that improves functionality and makes information on the site easier to access. One of the biggest changes, said co-director Teresa Boyce in a release, is to the donation and ticket purchase pages, which previously required visitors to go to third-party...

B&B Alleges Former President Took Kickbacks

B&B Contracting Alleges Former President Took Kickbacks

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A lawsuit filed in July by B&B Contractors and Developers Inc. alleges that its former president engaged in a pattern of corrupt activity that included demanding kickbacks from subcontractors over a period of 10 years. According to papers filed in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court July 20, the company alleges that former […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A lawsuit filed in July by B&B Contractors and Developers Inc. alleges that its former president engaged in a pattern of corrupt activity that included demanding kickbacks from subcontractors over a period of 10 years. According to papers filed in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court July 20,...