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Greenwood Chevy Stores Named Green Dealers

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – For the third time, the Greenwood Chevrolet dealerships in Austintown and Hubbard have been named Green Dealers by General Motors. Greenwood Chevrolet is one of only 275 General Motors dealerships eligible to be recertified for the Green Dealer program, which the automaker joined in 2016. The two dealerships were recognized for their […]

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – For the third time, the Greenwood Chevrolet dealerships in Austintown and Hubbard have been named Green Dealers by General Motors. Greenwood Chevrolet is one of only 275 General Motors dealerships eligible to be recertified for the Green Dealer program, which the automaker joined in 2016. The two...

Patrick Named President of Walnut Grove

CANFIELD, Ohio – Corey Patrick has been named president of The Walnut Grove board of directors, taking over for Amanda Watanakunakorn.  The organization, which operates an all-inclusive playground in Canfield also added six board members: Karen Conkey, Greg Boerio, Sharlynn Fabilli, Lorene Pfahler, Dan Procopio and Cody Stoll. Among Patrick’s goals is to build and […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – Corey Patrick has been named president of The Walnut Grove board of directors, taking over for Amanda Watanakunakorn.  The organization, which operates an all-inclusive playground in Canfield also added six board members: Karen Conkey, Greg Boerio, Sharlynn Fabilli, Lorene Pfahler, Dan Procopio and Cody Stoll. Among Patrick’s...

2019 Wagers at Hollywood Gaming Total $1.32B

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – For the 2019 calendar year, wagers at the Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley totaled $1.32 billion and winnings totaled $1.17 billion, according to data from the Ohio Lottery Commission. The commission released its monthly report on the state’s seven racino sites Monday. In December, wagers on video lottery terminals at Hollywood Gaming at […]

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – For the 2019 calendar year, wagers at the Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley totaled $1.32 billion and winnings totaled $1.17 billion, according to data from the Ohio Lottery Commission. The commission released its monthly report on the state's seven racino sites Monday. In December, wagers on video lottery...

Growth Report 2020 Is a Year-Round Asset

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Business Journal’s annual Growth Report issue may just be one of the 23 publications produced each year, but it’s the one that can have the longest-lasting impact for businesses submitting stories. “Yes, it’s published in Feb. 4, but this publication is kept all year long. I visit many offices on a […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Business Journal’s annual Growth Report issue may just be one of the 23 publications produced each year, but it’s the one that can have the longest-lasting impact for businesses submitting stories. “Yes, it’s published in Feb. 4, but this publication is kept all year long. I...

Falcon Foundry Resolves Racial Harrassment Claims

LOWELLVILLE, Ohio — Falcon Foundry Co. has agreed to resolve a racial harassment class case filed by the Youngstown Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the federal agency announced Tuesday. According to the EEOC, the foundry’s leadership subjected employees to discrimination and harrassment, […]

LOWELLVILLE, Ohio -- Falcon Foundry Co. has agreed to resolve a racial harassment class case filed by the Youngstown Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the federal agency announced Tuesday. According to the EEOC, the foundry's leadership subjected...

Boscov’s Bringing Selection, Service to Eastwood Mall

NILES, Ohio – Count Kerrie Rybicki among those in the Mahoning Valley who are looking forward to the opening of the new Boscov’s department store in the Eastwood Mall later this year.  Rybicki, of Warren, was at the mall Monday morning with her daughter for the announcement that the chain...

Boscov’s Confirms It’s Coming to Eastwood Mall

NILES, Ohio – Boscov’s, a century-old department store chain based in Reading, Pa., has announced that it will open its newest store in the Eastwood Mall.  The company will open in the former Sears space at the mall by this autumn. It will be the 49th Boscov’s store. “Many stores who call themselves department stores […]

NILES, Ohio – Boscov’s, a century-old department store chain based in Reading, Pa., has announced that it will open its newest store in the Eastwood Mall.  The company will open in the former Sears space at the mall by this autumn. It will be the 49th Boscov’s store. “Many stores...

Good Morning! Market Intel for Jan. 6, 2020

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The first full work week of the new year begins with local news about the retail mall industry – specifically the Eastwood Mall in Niles — just as last week was dominated by news about the Southern Park Mall in Boardman. This morning the Cafaro Co. is scheduled to hold a press […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The first full work week of the new year begins with local news about the retail mall industry – specifically the Eastwood Mall in Niles -- just as last week was dominated by news about the Southern Park Mall in Boardman. This morning the Cafaro Co. is...

Hints Indicate Boscov’s as New Eastwood Tenant

NILES, Ohio – The public will learn Monday morning the identity of the Eastwood Mall’s new tenant for the former Sears department store space. Speculation leading up to the announcement, scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at the mall’s Center Court, has focused on Boscov’s, a family-owned department store chain founded in 1914 in Reading, Pa.  […]

NILES, Ohio – The public will learn Monday morning the identity of the Eastwood Mall’s new tenant for the former Sears department store space. Speculation leading up to the announcement, scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at the mall’s Center Court, has focused on Boscov’s, a family-owned department store chain founded...

Kennsington Golf Club Donates to Toys for Tots

CANFIELD, Ohio — CTW Development Corp. and Kennsington Golf Club & Grille this week made a $2,526 donation to the United States Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program. In addition to the monetary donation, Philip Faraglia and Jessica Ferraro of Kennsington presented more than 200 new and unwrapped toys to Sgt. Chaz Lewis and […]

CANFIELD, Ohio -- CTW Development Corp. and Kennsington Golf Club & Grille this week made a $2,526 donation to the United States Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program. In addition to the monetary donation, Philip Faraglia and Jessica Ferraro of Kennsington presented more than 200 new and unwrapped toys...