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Go Green to Reduce Your Company’s Footprint

Go Green to Reduce Your Company’s Footprint

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The adage “Go Green to Save Green” begs the question: How much does it actually save? In the case of Ohio Living Park Vista in Youngstown, “quite a bit,” says its assistant director of environmental services, Krista Spiker. When the company began its recycling program through the Recycling Division of Mahoning County […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The adage “Go Green to Save Green” begs the question: How much does it actually save? In the case of Ohio Living Park Vista in Youngstown, “quite a bit,” says its assistant director of environmental services, Krista Spiker. When the company began its recycling program through the...

Bruce & Merrilees Keeps Its Youthful Energy

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – Seventy years ago, J. Howard Bruce returned to New Castle, Pa., after spending the previous four years helping to repair damaged warships anchored at the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor. Bruce, employed by the U.S. military in 1944 as a civilian electrician and assigned to Hawaii, adjusted to the postwar […]

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – Seventy years ago, J. Howard Bruce returned to New Castle, Pa., after spending the previous four years helping to repair damaged warships anchored at the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor. Bruce, employed by the U.S. military in 1944 as a civilian electrician and assigned to...

In Annual Campaign, Panera Offers ‘Pieces of Hope’

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – A customer had barely entered the Panera Bread Bakery-Café here late Monday morning before the restaurant’s general manager, Joyce Mayer, called out to him. “Hey, David, you have to buy some cookies,” she implored, as she did to all her regular customers this morning. “If they come in five days a week, […]

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – A customer had barely entered the Panera Bread Bakery-Café here late Monday morning before the restaurant’s general manager, Joyce Mayer, called out to him. “Hey, David, you have to buy some cookies,” she implored, as she did to all her regular customers this morning. “If they come...

VLT Revenue Soars Past Prior Record in March

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Wagering on video lottery terminals at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course in Austintown hit record levels in March, blowing past $100 million last month. The Austintown racino, which is operated by Penn National Gaming Inc.in Wyomissing, Pa., beat the previous record month by nearly $10 million, according to VLT results […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Wagering on video lottery terminals at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course in Austintown hit record levels in March, blowing past $100 million last month. The Austintown racino, which is operated by Penn National Gaming Inc.in Wyomissing, Pa., beat the previous record month by nearly $10...

Apostolakis Honda Receives Council of Excellence Award

CORTLAND, Ohio – Apostolakis Honda has been awarded Honda’s 2017 Council of Excellence Award for the eighth time in the dealership’s history. The award this year was presented to the top 15% of Honda dealers. The Council of Excellence Award is given to dealerships for outstanding financial services departments based on feedback from customers. Apostolakis […]

CORTLAND, Ohio – Apostolakis Honda has been awarded Honda’s 2017 Council of Excellence Award for the eighth time in the dealership’s history. The award this year was presented to the top 15% of Honda dealers. The Council of Excellence Award is given to dealerships for outstanding financial services departments based...

Lindvig Goes from News to ‘Bliss 360’

WARREN, Ohio – Lauren Lindvig has been telling people’s stories since she was a teenager. Now, two years after leaving television news, the former morning show host is telling others’ stories in a new way as she adds new chapters to her own. Lindvig is managing partner of Bliss 360 Marketing, which she launched recently […]

WARREN, Ohio – Lauren Lindvig has been telling people’s stories since she was a teenager. Now, two years after leaving television news, the former morning show host is telling others’ stories in a new way as she adds new chapters to her own. Lindvig is managing partner of Bliss 360...

Local Duo Launches Glasses Company to Improve Sleep

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – New glasses developed by a local sleep expert aim to reduce the impact of electronic-device screens by filtering out harmful wavelengths. Bluwinx, a company cofounded by Joe Petrolla, launched about a month ago after about 18 months working to develop the lenses. “It’s a patented chemical-infused process. We worked with a U.S.-based […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – New glasses developed by a local sleep expert aim to reduce the impact of electronic-device screens by filtering out harmful wavelengths. Bluwinx, a company cofounded by Joe Petrolla, launched about a month ago after about 18 months working to develop the lenses. “It’s a patented chemical-infused process....

Simon Roofing’s Lab Tests Life Expectancy

Simon Roof’s Lab Tests Life Expectancy roof inspection

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A roof is an easy thing to forget about. It’s there, doing its job every day, keeping us dry. Until it isn’t. That’s when the problems can start. It’s with that in mind that Simon Roofing launched its PreVision roof inspection department. The department, using a combination of trained inspectors and advanced […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A roof is an easy thing to forget about. It’s there, doing its job every day, keeping us dry. Until it isn’t. That’s when the problems can start. It’s with that in mind that Simon Roofing launched its PreVision roof inspection department. The department, using a combination...

Southern Park Mall to Redevelop Sears Space

Southern Park Mall to Redevelop Sears Space

BOARDMAN, Ohio – A day after Sears Holdings confirmed it would be closing the Sears store at the Southern Park Mall, the mall’s parent company announced today that it will transform the store space with a multimillion-dollar project. Washington Prime Group, Columbus, said it is in discussions with new tenants for the anchor space occupied […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – A day after Sears Holdings confirmed it would be closing the Sears store at the Southern Park Mall, the mall’s parent company announced today that it will transform the store space with a multimillion-dollar project. Washington Prime Group, Columbus, said it is in discussions with new tenants...

Chevy Unveils Updates for 2019 Cruze

Chevy Unveils Updates for 2019 Cruze

DETROIT – Chevrolet this morning unveiled updates to the Lordstown-built Cruze, including new stylings and several new safety features. The 2019 Cruze will arrive in dealerships later this year. “Cruze is a cornerstone of Chevrolet’s car strategy, bringing new customers to the brand,” said Steve Majoros, Chevrolet marketing director for cars and crossovers, in a […]

DETROIT – Chevrolet this morning unveiled updates to the Lordstown-built Cruze, including new stylings and several new safety features. The 2019 Cruze will arrive in dealerships later this year. “Cruze is a cornerstone of Chevrolet’s car strategy, bringing new customers to the brand,” said Steve Majoros, Chevrolet marketing director for...