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MiMe Makes Personalized Figurines with 3D Printing

NILES, Ohio – MiMe Global Inc. — the first 3D personalized figurine maker in the area — enjoyed a “surge of sales” within its first two weeks of opening last month at the Eastwood Mall, says its owner, Renee Malutic. “We’ve been making more people aware,” Malutic said. “It’s more of a curiosity that people […]

NILES, Ohio – MiMe Global Inc. -- the first 3D personalized figurine maker in the area -- enjoyed a “surge of sales” within its first two weeks of opening last month at the Eastwood Mall, says its owner, Renee Malutic. “We’ve been making more people aware,” Malutic said. “It’s more...

West and Main Keeps Warren Heading ‘Up and Up’

WARREN, Ohio – With the recent arrivals of a brewery, coffee shop and wine bar – along with the fast approaching opening of the Robins Theater – downtown, the opening of a new restaurant, West and Main Bar and Grill, serves as a “nice complement” to development in the district, the city’s mayor said Tuesday. […]

WARREN, Ohio – With the recent arrivals of a brewery, coffee shop and wine bar – along with the fast approaching opening of the Robins Theater – downtown, the opening of a new restaurant, West and Main Bar and Grill, serves as a “nice complement” to development in the district,...

New Comprehensive Plan Guides Hermitage

HERMITAGE, Pa. — A reimagining of the Shenango Valley Mall and its environs that includes aspects of a traditional downtown plus residential living is part of the plan officials envision for the city.    Redevelopment of the Shenango Valley Mall coincides with a key concern expressed by Hermitage residents during the development of its newly […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. -- A reimagining of the Shenango Valley Mall and its environs that includes aspects of a traditional downtown plus residential living is part of the plan officials envision for the city.    Redevelopment of the Shenango Valley Mall coincides with a key concern expressed by Hermitage residents during...

North Phelps Street Project Eyes July 2020 Completion

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The long-awaited conversion of North Phelps Street between West Federal Street and West Commerce street should be finished by July 4, city officials said Tuesday.   Despite lack of a quorum, the two members of the city’s Design Review Committee who attended the meeting — Deputy Director of Public Works Charles Shasho […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The long-awaited conversion of North Phelps Street between West Federal Street and West Commerce street should be finished by July 4, city officials said Tuesday.   Despite lack of a quorum, the two members of the city’s Design Review Committee who attended the meeting -- Deputy Director...

Flexibility Builds Businesses at Reynolds Industrial Park

GREENVILLE, Pa. – Two years ago, as Adam and Kaitlin Walker looked for a space to expand their business, they searched western Pennsylvania. The company, Tru-Fit Fabrication, had started in a garage, but quickly grew out of that space. Eventually, the couple, residents of Greenville, Pa., settled on a space practically in their backyard: Reynolds […]

GREENVILLE, Pa. – Two years ago, as Adam and Kaitlin Walker looked for a space to expand their business, they searched western Pennsylvania. The company, Tru-Fit Fabrication, had started in a garage, but quickly grew out of that space. Eventually, the couple, residents of Greenville, Pa., settled on a space...

DeWine Signals Support for Future of Lordstown Plant

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Gov. Mike DeWine pledged state assistance for the idled General Motors Lordstown Complex, whether that means a new GM product at the plant or another entity that would take over the building.  DeWine said he was optimistic about the future of the Mahoning Valley during remarks before members and guests of the […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Gov. Mike DeWine pledged state assistance for the idled General Motors Lordstown Complex, whether that means a new GM product at the plant or another entity that would take over the building.  DeWine said he was optimistic about the future of the Mahoning Valley during remarks before...

Hyperion Motors to Develop Hydrogen Fuel Tech at TBEIC

WARREN, Ohio – Hyperion Motors, a company developing cars fueled by hydrogen power cells, is set to sign an agreement to bring its engineering division to the Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center downtown. Representatives of the Hyperion Co., founded by Warren native Angelo Kafantaris, will be in town Sept. 5 to finalize the agreement with […]

WARREN, Ohio – Hyperion Motors, a company developing cars fueled by hydrogen power cells, is set to sign an agreement to bring its engineering division to the Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center downtown. Representatives of the Hyperion Co., founded by Warren native Angelo Kafantaris, will be in town Sept. 5...

Ex-MS Consultants CFO Charged in Corruption Probe

Sammarone, Bozanich Indicted in Marchionda Probe

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The former chief financial officer for MS Consultants, Ray Briya, was charged in a five-count bill of information filed Thursday morning.  Special prosecuting attorney Daniel Kasaris charged Briya with two counts of attempted bribery and single counts of tampering with records, grand theft and obstructing justice relating to the investigation of developer […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The former chief financial officer for MS Consultants, Ray Briya, was charged in a five-count bill of information filed Thursday morning.  Special prosecuting attorney Daniel Kasaris charged Briya with two counts of attempted bribery and single counts of tampering with records, grand theft and obstructing justice relating...

City of Sharon Maps Its Revitalization

SHARON, Pa. – Nearly every chair is filled in Dave Pegg’s Barbering & Shave Parlor mid-morning in mid-August. Owner Dave Pegg, who has operated his own barbershop for six years, opened a storefront in the Applegate Building in Sharon, Pa. this spring. Business at the Sharpsville Avenue shop has been steady since the move, Pegg […]

SHARON, Pa. – Nearly every chair is filled in Dave Pegg’s Barbering & Shave Parlor mid-morning in mid-August. Owner Dave Pegg, who has operated his own barbershop for six years, opened a storefront in the Applegate Building in Sharon, Pa. this spring. Business at the Sharpsville Avenue shop has been...

CCPA Hears about SOD, Extends Freshmade 3D Lease

LISBON, Ohio –The Sustainable Opportunity Development Center n Salem is active in helping provide workforce development to the county as it attempts to attract and retain business. This was the message shared Monday night by SOD Executive Director Julie L. Needs with the Columbiana County Port Authority Board of Directors. Needs joined the center in […]

LISBON, Ohio --The Sustainable Opportunity Development Center n Salem is active in helping provide workforce development to the county as it attempts to attract and retain business. This was the message shared Monday night by SOD Executive Director Julie L. Needs with the Columbiana County Port Authority Board of Directors....