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Clean Energy Future Kills Plans for 3rd Power Plant

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Clean Energy Future Inc. has pulled its plan to construct a third $1.1 billion combined-cycle energy plant in the village, the company announced today. Clean Energy President and CEO Bill Siderewicz said in a statement that the company pulled out of building a yet-to-be-named energy center because the Ohio General Assembly passed […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Clean Energy Future Inc. has pulled its plan to construct a third $1.1 billion combined-cycle energy plant in the village, the company announced today. Clean Energy President and CEO Bill Siderewicz said in a statement that the company pulled out of building a yet-to-be-named energy center because...

Tribune to Publish Mahoning Edition Under Vindy Name

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Vindicator and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren today announced an agreement for the Trumbull County newspaper to purchase the Vindicator nameplate, subscriber list and online domain name. Terms of the deal, which both newspapers announced on their websites around 5:15 p.m., were not disclosed. The agreement paves the way for the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Vindicator and the Tribune Chronicle in Warren today announced an agreement for the Trumbull County newspaper to purchase the Vindicator nameplate, subscriber list and online domain name. Terms of the deal, which both newspapers announced on their websites around 5:15 p.m., were not disclosed. The agreement...

Covelli Centre, Amphitheater Report $255K Surplus YTD

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – JAC Management Group reported net income of $255,417 for the city-owned Covelli Centre, Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre and Raymond John Wean Foundation Park for the first six months of the year.  Net income for the for the first half of the year was higher than the $223,343 budgeted for the three venues. Direct […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – JAC Management Group reported net income of $255,417 for the city-owned Covelli Centre, Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre and Raymond John Wean Foundation Park for the first six months of the year.  Net income for the for the first half of the year was higher than the $223,343 budgeted...

Eye Care Associates Hit by Ransomware Attack

BEAVER TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Eye Care Associates Inc., the largest ophthalmology and optometry practice in the region, was the victim of a ransomware attack two weeks ago that locked – and still locks – its computer systems. As of this posting, the computer system is still down, although operations should be fully restored in “the […]

BEAVER TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Eye Care Associates Inc., the largest ophthalmology and optometry practice in the region, was the victim of a ransomware attack two weeks ago that locked – and still locks – its computer systems. As of this posting, the computer system is still down, although operations should...

Siblings Carry on Father’s Legacy at Star Supply

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly two weeks after the loss of its owner, it’s business as usual at Star Supply as the children of the late Richard Rosenthal run the company he founded more than 50 years ago. While the signage adorning the shelves of office chairs, home remodeling supplies and closeout items still reflect Rosenthal’s […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly two weeks after the loss of its owner, it’s business as usual at Star Supply as the children of the late Richard Rosenthal run the company he founded more than 50 years ago. While the signage adorning the shelves of office chairs, home remodeling supplies and...

YSU Athletics, Burgan Renew Partnership

CANFIELD, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate has renewed its partnership with Youngstown State University athletics. The Boardman real estate firm was first named partner in 2017. Over the course of the partnership, Burgan has offered the Burgan Mortgage Mania Challenge Sweepstakes, offering fans the chance to hit three shots to win $12,000 at men’s and […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate has renewed its partnership with Youngstown State University athletics. The Boardman real estate firm was first named partner in 2017. Over the course of the partnership, Burgan has offered the Burgan Mortgage Mania Challenge Sweepstakes, offering fans the chance to hit three shots to...

Barktastic Bakes Love for Dogs Into Its Business

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LOWELLVILLE, Ohio — When Chrissy King lost her Labrador retriever, Char, to cancer from eating name-brand dog treats in 2014, she was determined to create treats that taste delicious and keep pets healthy, she said. The next summer, King started her own business, Barktastic K9 Cupboard, making puppy cakes, birthday cakes, cannoli, cookies and hypoallergenic […]

LOWELLVILLE, Ohio -- When Chrissy King lost her Labrador retriever, Char, to cancer from eating name-brand dog treats in 2014, she was determined to create treats that taste delicious and keep pets healthy, she said. The next summer, King started her own business, Barktastic K9 Cupboard, making puppy cakes, birthday...

Yo! Crash, WE Launch Winner, to Open in Eastwood

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A recent graduate of the WE Launch Accelerator program at the Youngstown Business Incubator will open a space at the Eastwood Mall Sept. 1 In the most recent cohort of WE Launch, Yo! Crash owner Mara Cunningham won $5,000 in the program’s pitch contest. The business is to provide a safe space […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A recent graduate of the WE Launch Accelerator program at the Youngstown Business Incubator will open a space at the Eastwood Mall Sept. 1 In the most recent cohort of WE Launch, Yo! Crash owner Mara Cunningham won $5,000 in the program’s pitch contest. The business is...

After 90 Years, Sharon Speedway Races Ahead

HARTFORD, Ohio — As sprint cars rip and roar their way around the half-mile Sharon Speedway, co-owner Jim Weller reflects on how far the track has come since he and his partners – Ronald Kirila and retired Nascar driver Dave Blaney – bought it 17 years ago. “We’ve rebuilt the whole thing – the track, […]

HARTFORD, Ohio -- As sprint cars rip and roar their way around the half-mile Sharon Speedway, co-owner Jim Weller reflects on how far the track has come since he and his partners – Ronald Kirila and retired Nascar driver Dave Blaney – bought it 17 years ago. “We’ve rebuilt the...

Farmers Bank Ranked a Top Employer in Ohio

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers National Bank has been ranked as one of the Best Employers in Ohio by the Ohio Society for Human Resource Management state council, Crain’s Cleveland Business and Best Companies Group. The Canfield-based bank was ranked No. 18 on the groups’ list of employers with 250 or more employees. “We are beyond […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers National Bank has been ranked as one of the Best Employers in Ohio by the Ohio Society for Human Resource Management state council, Crain’s Cleveland Business and Best Companies Group. The Canfield-based bank was ranked No. 18 on the groups’ list of employers with 250 or...