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Modern Methods Opens Taps for Business

WARREN, Ohio – Steady crowds have been the norm since Adam Keck opened Modern Methods Brewing Co. a few weeks ago. It’s not a state the entrepreneur and brewer expects to last forever, but it’s one he’s more than willing to accept. “It has been incredibly humbling. We haven’t had a slow night,” Keck said. […]

WARREN, Ohio – Steady crowds have been the norm since Adam Keck opened Modern Methods Brewing Co. a few weeks ago. It’s not a state the entrepreneur and brewer expects to last forever, but it’s one he’s more than willing to accept. “It has been incredibly humbling. We haven’t had...

GM Lordstown Suspends 2nd Shift; Buyouts Offered

GM Lordstown Suspends 2nd Shift; Buyouts Offered

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – General Motors Co.’s announcement Friday afternoon that it would eliminate the second shift at its Lordstown Complex drew a mixture of anger, uncertainty, and even optimism from plant employees. “They’re going to try and minimize the hurt as much as possible,” said Carrie Raupach, a 40-year employee who joined some 3,000 workers […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – General Motors Co.’s announcement Friday afternoon that it would eliminate the second shift at its Lordstown Complex drew a mixture of anger, uncertainty, and even optimism from plant employees. “They’re going to try and minimize the hurt as much as possible,” said Carrie Raupach, a 40-year employee...

Breaking: GM Lordstown Going to Single Shift

yan Says Call with Mary Barra Gives Him Confidence

LORDSTOWN, Ohio — General Motors will eliminate its second shift at its manufacturing complex here effective June 18, workers were told this afternoon. The last Chevrolet Cruze turned out by some 1,500 second-shift workers will roll down the assembly line June 15. GM said an attrition program could reduce the number of people who will […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio -- General Motors will eliminate its second shift at its manufacturing complex here effective June 18, workers were told this afternoon. The last Chevrolet Cruze turned out by some 1,500 second-shift workers will roll down the assembly line June 15. GM said an attrition program could reduce the...

Phantom Fireworks Gives $100K to YSU Scholarship Fund

Phantom Fireworks Gives $100K to YSU Scholarship Fund

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – At the annual Phantom Fireworks’ Showroom Managers Meetings, Bruce Zoldan, president and CEO of Youngstown’s Phantom Fireworks, announced a $100,000 donation to the Sam & Sylvia Zoldan Scholarship Fund from the Bruce & Rori Family Foundation. The Sam & Sylvia Scholarship Fund was established at Youngstown State University several years ago by […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – At the annual Phantom Fireworks' Showroom Managers Meetings, Bruce Zoldan, president and CEO of Youngstown's Phantom Fireworks, announced a $100,000 donation to the Sam & Sylvia Zoldan Scholarship Fund from the Bruce & Rori Family Foundation. The Sam & Sylvia Scholarship Fund was established at Youngstown State...

GM to Make Announcement about Lordstown Plant

yan Says Call with Mary Barra Gives Him Confidence

LORDSTOWN, Ohio — General Motors Co. has summoned all 3,000 workers at its manufacturing complex here to a meeting at 3 p.m. at which time future operations of the plant are expected to be discussed. There is no indication what the automaker will tell workers. According to Lordstown Village Mayor Arno Hill, speculation is rampant. […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio -- General Motors Co. has summoned all 3,000 workers at its manufacturing complex here to a meeting at 3 p.m. at which time future operations of the plant are expected to be discussed. There is no indication what the automaker will tell workers. According to Lordstown Village Mayor...

Penn National Gets Financing Approval for Pinnacle Deal

Penn National Gaming Gets Financing Approval for Pinnacle Deal

WYOMISSING, Pa. – Penn National Gaming Inc. announced Thursday afternoon the Illinois Gaming Board has approved the proposed financing for its acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. Completion of the deal is contingent on additional regulatory approvals, as well as certain other conditions, the company said. Penn National announced last December that it had reached an […]

WYOMISSING, Pa. – Penn National Gaming Inc. announced Thursday afternoon the Illinois Gaming Board has approved the proposed financing for its acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. Completion of the deal is contingent on additional regulatory approvals, as well as certain other conditions, the company said. Penn National announced last December...

Ohio Utilities Protection Services Opens New Headquarters

Ohio Utilities Protection Services Opens New Headquarters

NORTH JACKSON, Ohio – The Ohio Utilities Protection Services, now rebranded as Ohio 811, is comfortably operating from sleek new offices here, retaining 70 jobs at its new headquarters at 12467 Mahoning Ave. “Our employees are long-standing employees, and it was important for them to stay in the Valley and important to us to not […]

NORTH JACKSON, Ohio – The Ohio Utilities Protection Services, now rebranded as Ohio 811, is comfortably operating from sleek new offices here, retaining 70 jobs at its new headquarters at 12467 Mahoning Ave. “Our employees are long-standing employees, and it was important for them to stay in the Valley and...

12 Graduate from WE Create Program at YBI

12 Graduate from WE Create Program at YBI

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A dozen women graduated Wednesday from the We Create program at the Youngstown Business Incubator. We Create, conducted by the YBI’s Women in Entrepreneurship program, is the first step for women who have a a very early-stage business or business idea. As part of the graduation ceremony, the women made a business […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A dozen women graduated Wednesday from the We Create program at the Youngstown Business Incubator. We Create, conducted by the YBI's Women in Entrepreneurship program, is the first step for women who have a a very early-stage business or business idea. As part of the graduation ceremony,...

Actionable Insights Acquires Hermitage’s Radcliffe & Co.

SHARON, Pa. – Actionable Insights has acquired digital media company Radcliffe & Co., Hermitage, the companies announced Thursday. With the acquisition, Actionable Insights, Sharon, is now a full-service digital agency, said owner and CEO Jason Wood in a release, as Radcliffe & Co.’s staff and technology bring in the capabilities to “produce innovative videos incorporating […]

SHARON, Pa. – Actionable Insights has acquired digital media company Radcliffe & Co., Hermitage, the companies announced Thursday. With the acquisition, Actionable Insights, Sharon, is now a full-service digital agency, said owner and CEO Jason Wood in a release, as Radcliffe & Co.’s staff and technology bring in the capabilities...