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Mercy Foundation Awards $6.4 Million to Fund Health Care

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Record-setting fundraising last year at Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley laid the groundwork for 2019 as it advances health care and improves access through programs that target the specific needs of residents. Panerathon 2018, presented by Covelli Enterprises, raised a record $515,000 for the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center and Joanie’s […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Record-setting fundraising last year at Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley laid the groundwork for 2019 as it advances health care and improves access through programs that target the specific needs of residents. Panerathon 2018, presented by Covelli Enterprises, raised a record $515,000 for the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive...

Farrris Marketing Adds Strategic Workshop

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Farris Marketing had an “especially good 2018,” bringing on more clients and increasing its offerings, says CEO George Farris. Farris works with nonprofits, manufacturers, service organizations, and government and public agencies. Last year, the firm added Ohio811 as a client, providing research, a marketing and communications review and strategic planning to the […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Farris Marketing had an “especially good 2018,” bringing on more clients and increasing its offerings, says CEO George Farris. Farris works with nonprofits, manufacturers, service organizations, and government and public agencies. Last year, the firm added Ohio811 as a client, providing research, a marketing and communications review...

Public Library Embraces Transformation

By Janet S. Loew, communications/PR director YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Libraries are perhaps the perfect example of transformation. With the advent of the internet and e-books, it was often heard that libraries would become a thing of the past. But instead, libraries grew and evolved, embracing that technology and building on it. The Public Library of […]

By Janet S. Loew, communications/PR director YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Libraries are perhaps the perfect example of transformation. With the advent of the internet and e-books, it was often heard that libraries would become a thing of the past. But instead, libraries grew and evolved, embracing that technology and building on...

Armstrong Enhanced EXP Service in 2018

BOARDMAN , Ohio – In November, subscribers to the Armstrong EXP platform saw a change to the interface that blends the company’s wireless Zoom and television services. The EXP experience included a graphic-based menu system, sleek transitions and a voice remote, which allows users to search programs faster and launch apps like Netflix. Armstrong also […]

BOARDMAN , Ohio – In November, subscribers to the Armstrong EXP platform saw a change to the interface that blends the company’s wireless Zoom and television services. The EXP experience included a graphic-based menu system, sleek transitions and a voice remote, which allows users to search programs faster and launch...

Mercy Health Eyes Growth Beyond Hospital Walls

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — While St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital and St. Joseph Warren Hospital remain critical components in the region’s access to health care, this year Mercy Health-Youngstown will expand beyond hospital walls. “The industry is becoming much less hospital-centric,” says Dr. John Luellen, president of Mercy Health-Youngstown. “Community-based ambulatory care has […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- While St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital and St. Joseph Warren Hospital remain critical components in the region’s access to health care, this year Mercy Health-Youngstown will expand beyond hospital walls. “The industry is becoming much less hospital-centric,” says Dr. John Luellen, president of Mercy...

TNP Builds Better Warren at Its New Home

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By Matt Martin, Executive Director WARREN, Ohio — Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership has arrived – literally. After spending eight years building a better Warren out of several different offices, in 2018 we moved into our permanent home at 736 Mahoning Ave., just out of downtown and into Warren’s residential central city. The property, one of over […]

By Matt Martin, Executive Director WARREN, Ohio -- Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership has arrived – literally. After spending eight years building a better Warren out of several different offices, in 2018 we moved into our permanent home at 736 Mahoning Ave., just out of downtown and into Warren’s residential central city....

Youngstown Foundation Marks Centennial with $5.6M in Grants

By Jan Strasfeld, Executive Director YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –2018 marked a monumental year for The Youngstown Foundation as it celebrated its 100th anniversary. The foundation commemorated this milestone with a series of surprise announcements encompassing significant new initiatives, programs and projects intended to showcase its rich philanthropic history, as well as its commitment to ensure an […]

By Jan Strasfeld, Executive Director YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio --2018 marked a monumental year for The Youngstown Foundation as it celebrated its 100th anniversary. The foundation commemorated this milestone with a series of surprise announcements encompassing significant new initiatives, programs and projects intended to showcase its rich philanthropic history, as well as...

Sweeney Looks to Take 2019 by Storm

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC did more than weather the literal storm that defined 2018, finishing among the top 50 dealerships nationally on each of its General Motors nameplates. It was a year of challenges for dealership personnel as they turned the page on the November 2017 wind damage that destroyed beyond repair […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC did more than weather the literal storm that defined 2018, finishing among the top 50 dealerships nationally on each of its General Motors nameplates. It was a year of challenges for dealership personnel as they turned the page on the November 2017 wind...

Kutlick Realty Achieves 30% Gain in Sales, Leases

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Kutlick Realty, Boardman, recently launched its new website at KutlickRealtyLLC.com. The revamped site enables visitors to search by map, price, size, location or keyword and is mobile-friendly. The agency recorded a 30% increase in sales and leases compared to 2017, reports Bill Kutlick, broker. Some of Kutlick’s most notable deals include the […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Kutlick Realty, Boardman, recently launched its new website at KutlickRealtyLLC.com. The revamped site enables visitors to search by map, price, size, location or keyword and is mobile-friendly. The agency recorded a 30% increase in sales and leases compared to 2017, reports Bill Kutlick, broker. Some of Kutlick’s...

HBK Increases Footprint, Adds Services

CANFIELD, Ohio – HBK CPAs & Consultants, Canfield, increased its footprint, added services, and enhanced its internal programs, as it continued on its course of growth in 2018, reports David Blasko, CPA and principal-in-charge of its northeast Ohio region. The firm had its largest acquisition to date by merging with the Spire Group of Clark, […]

CANFIELD, Ohio – HBK CPAs & Consultants, Canfield, increased its footprint, added services, and enhanced its internal programs, as it continued on its course of growth in 2018, reports David Blasko, CPA and principal-in-charge of its northeast Ohio region. The firm had its largest acquisition to date by merging with...