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Thursday Deadline to Submit Growth Report Stories

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — There is only one more day to submit company stories for The Business Journal’s Growth Report 2018. Of all the issues that The Business Journal publishes each year, the Growth Report is the one that serves as a year-round reference guide to local businesses. With more than 200 company-submitted stories of challenges […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- There is only one more day to submit company stories for The Business Journal's Growth Report 2018. Of all the issues that The Business Journal publishes each year, the Growth Report is the one that serves as a year-round reference guide to local businesses. With more than...

Second Harvest Receives $10K from Dominion Energy

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation has donated $10,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley to support its school pantry program. Through the pantry, students in need of assistance at nine schools in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties can pick up food to take home. “We are grateful to Dominion […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation has donated $10,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley to support its school pantry program. Through the pantry, students in need of assistance at nine schools in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties can pick up food to take home....

Adi Taken into Custody by ICE Officials

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Amer Adi Othman, who had been granted a stay of his planned deportation earlier this month, was taken into custody when he arrived at Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices this morning. Othman, better known locally as Al Adi, owns the Downtown Circle Convenience and Deli. He was to be deported Jan. 7 after […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Amer Adi Othman, who had been granted a stay of his planned deportation earlier this month, was taken into custody when he arrived at Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices this morning. Othman, better known locally as Al Adi, owns the Downtown Circle Convenience and Deli. He was to...

Bigger is Better at Detroit Auto Show

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Big is back at the North American International Auto Show. For years, unveilings at the auto show focused more on small cars as Americans dealt with high gas prices and tighter spending. But that trend seems to be starting to wane as many of the reveals at this year’s media days were […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Big is back at the North American International Auto Show. For years, unveilings at the auto show focused more on small cars as Americans dealt with high gas prices and tighter spending. But that trend seems to be starting to wane as many of the reveals at...

Chevy, Ford Unveil Trucks at Detroit Auto Show

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Once a year, the auto industry gathers in Detroit and, for the American manufacturers, it proves a chance to show off their latest and greatest. Two brands, Chevrolet and Ford, held their announcements over the weekend to announce redesigned trucks. Chevrolet kicked off the North American International Auto Show press days by […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Once a year, the auto industry gathers in Detroit and, for the American manufacturers, it proves a chance to show off their latest and greatest. Two brands, Chevrolet and Ford, held their announcements over the weekend to announce redesigned trucks. Chevrolet kicked off the North American International...

K&S Millwrights Expands Business to Johnstown

BELOIT, Ohio – K&S Millwrights is expanding its business with the purchase of Hamilton Agri Sales & Service in Johnstown, Ohio. In announcing its expansion northeast of Columbus, K&S said it will help the company better serve its clients across the state, which include farms, pet food processing plants, soybean meal plants, feed mills, breweries […]

BELOIT, Ohio – K&S Millwrights is expanding its business with the purchase of Hamilton Agri Sales & Service in Johnstown, Ohio. In announcing its expansion northeast of Columbus, K&S said it will help the company better serve its clients across the state, which include farms, pet food processing plants, soybean...

Mahoning Valley Historical Society Renews Accreditation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society has once again been awarded accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded to the nation’s museums, the organization announced today. Accreditation signifies a level of excellence to the museum community, governments, funders, outside agencies, and to the public. The Mahoning Valley Historical […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley Historical Society has once again been awarded accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded to the nation’s museums, the organization announced today. Accreditation signifies a level of excellence to the museum community, governments, funders, outside agencies, and to the...

YMCA Invites Community to Open House Jan. 18-20

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The YMCA of Youngstown is inviting the community to come and experience both the Central Y in downtown Youngstown and the Davis Family Y in Boardman at no cost from Jan. 18 through 20, as part of its campaign for fitness and good health in 2018. “The start of 2018 for most […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The YMCA of Youngstown is inviting the community to come and experience both the Central Y in downtown Youngstown and the Davis Family Y in Boardman at no cost from Jan. 18 through 20, as part of its campaign for fitness and good health in 2018. "The...

Making Kids Count Helps More in 2017

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BOARDMAN, Ohio – Making Kids Count served more than 6,000 children in the Mahoning Valley last year and increased some of its programs upward of 150%, the nonprofit announced Thursday. Volunteers wrapped more than 8,500 diaper packages, delivered 600 bags of fresh groceries and collected 110,000 items including food, diapers, toys and toiletries. The organization […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Making Kids Count served more than 6,000 children in the Mahoning Valley last year and increased some of its programs upward of 150%, the nonprofit announced Thursday. Volunteers wrapped more than 8,500 diaper packages, delivered 600 bags of fresh groceries and collected 110,000 items including food, diapers,...

Vendors Help Brides Plan Their Dream Weddings

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – From custom rings to Hollywood hairdos, the internet is a prime source of inspiration for how engaged couples envision their weddings. Websites such as The Knot, Pinterest and Instagram give couples an abundance of ideas, and vendors must adapt to fulfill their dreams. New equipment helps jewelers make custom engagement rings and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – From custom rings to Hollywood hairdos, the internet is a prime source of inspiration for how engaged couples envision their weddings. Websites such as The Knot, Pinterest and Instagram give couples an abundance of ideas, and vendors must adapt to fulfill their dreams. New equipment helps jewelers...