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CFMV Health Foundations Seek Grant Proposals

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Western Reserve Health Foundation and Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation have funds available for charitable projects focused on the health of residents in Mahoning and Trumbull counties. Proposals should address underlying social and economic challenges contributing to poor health outcomes and extend past behavior- or program-related services by modifying policies, systems and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Western Reserve Health Foundation and Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation have funds available for charitable projects focused on the health of residents in Mahoning and Trumbull counties. Proposals should address underlying social and economic challenges contributing to poor health outcomes and extend past behavior- or program-related services...

Commander’s Cup Brings Competition to Jam Performance

By Scott LendakHERMITAGE, Pa. – When Jeff Wurster and Marlin Palich created Jam Performance and Fitness, they strived to be different. In a competitive industry, they believe Jam Performance and Fitness differs from their larger rivals by creating a hands-on, instructional environment. “Our goal was to make sure we have the most instructional facility,” said […]

By Scott LendakHERMITAGE, Pa. – When Jeff Wurster and Marlin Palich created Jam Performance and Fitness, they strived to be different. In a competitive industry, they believe Jam Performance and Fitness differs from their larger rivals by creating a hands-on, instructional environment. “Our goal was to make sure we have...

New Playground for a Healthier Lincoln Knolls

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – It was a project years in the making, but in just a few short weeks, children and adults alike will have a new playground to use in the Lincoln Knolls neighborhood on the east side of Youngstown. “At every block party, I asked what people wanted to see in the community and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – It was a project years in the making, but in just a few short weeks, children and adults alike will have a new playground to use in the Lincoln Knolls neighborhood on the east side of Youngstown. “At every block party, I asked what people wanted to...

VA Reviews Site Proposals for New Clinic

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A decision on where the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will situate its new Youngstown Community Based Outpatient Clinic is expected later this month a Veterans Administration official says. The department opened its clinic, 2031 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, in 1992. It solicited lease proposals for up to a 20-year term.  Review of […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A decision on where the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will situate its new Youngstown Community Based Outpatient Clinic is expected later this month a Veterans Administration official says. The department opened its clinic, 2031 Belmont Ave., Youngstown, in 1992. It solicited lease proposals for up to...

Cleveland Clinic Delivers Baby from Uterine Transplant

CLEVELAND – For just the second time anywhere in the world – and first time in North America – the Cleveland Clinic has delivered a baby from a uterus transplanted by a deceased donor.  The transplant and birth is part of an ongoing clinical trial at the Cleveland Clinic to treat uterine factor infertility, an […]

CLEVELAND – For just the second time anywhere in the world – and first time in North America – the Cleveland Clinic has delivered a baby from a uterus transplanted by a deceased donor.  The transplant and birth is part of an ongoing clinical trial at the Cleveland Clinic to...

Using Medical Marijuana? You’re Fired

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Employees who think that a medical marijuana prescription card is a license to use the substance on the job should think again. Doing so could get them fired immediately. “It’s already a problem,” reports Rocky DiGennaro, president of the Western Reserve Construction and Building Trades Council. “This is going to impact the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Employees who think that a medical marijuana prescription card is a license to use the substance on the job should think again. Doing so could get them fired immediately. “It’s already a problem,” reports Rocky DiGennaro, president of the Western Reserve Construction and Building Trades Council. “This...

One Health Ohio Expands Dental Care with New Office

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The newest expansion for One Health Ohio is in a place very familiar to CEO Dr. Ron Dwinnells. The dental clinic in Northside Medical Center is just a stone’s throw from where he started his medical career as a resident at Tod Children’s Hospital. “Dental was a significant part of Northside even […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The newest expansion for One Health Ohio is in a place very familiar to CEO Dr. Ron Dwinnells. The dental clinic in Northside Medical Center is just a stone’s throw from where he started his medical career as a resident at Tod Children’s Hospital. “Dental was a...

BWC Board OKs $1.5B Rebate for Ohio Employers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The board of directors for the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation approved a proposal Friday from Gov. Mike DeWine to send $1.5 billion of the agency’s revenues to Ohio employers covered by the BWC system.  BWC, the state’s insurance fund for injured workers, will begin sending checks to approximately 180,000 private and […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The board of directors for the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation approved a proposal Friday from Gov. Mike DeWine to send $1.5 billion of the agency’s revenues to Ohio employers covered by the BWC system.  BWC, the state’s insurance fund for injured workers, will begin sending checks...

Leaf Relief Dispensary Opens in Boardman

BOARDMAN, Ohio — It’s been six months since Steven Baddeley received his medical marijuana card to treat symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and hepatitis C, and he says it’s a much better situation than before. “You have to go above and beyond and take chances that other people aren’t willing to take,” Baddeley says.  […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- It’s been six months since Steven Baddeley received his medical marijuana card to treat symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and hepatitis C, and he says it’s a much better situation than before. “You have to go above and beyond and take chances that other people aren’t...

Grove City College, BC3 to Launch Joint Nursing Program

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College is partnering with Butler County Community College to create a baccalaureate program in nursing. Plans call for the program to launch in the fall of 2020. Through the newly established Charles Jr. and Betty Johnson School of Nursing at Grove City College, students will attend classes at Grove […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College is partnering with Butler County Community College to create a baccalaureate program in nursing. Plans call for the program to launch in the fall of 2020. Through the newly established Charles Jr. and Betty Johnson School of Nursing at Grove City College, students...