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Already Closed from COVID-19, Calcutta Businesses Hit with Flood

CALCUTTA, Ohio — A single tear courses down the face of Zach Byers, owner of DC Music, as he watches tens of thousands of dollars worth of damaged inventory is removed from his store in the Dunham’s Plaza, 15765 state Route 170. He holds it together while discussing the nuts and bolts of the damage […]

CALCUTTA, Ohio -- A single tear courses down the face of Zach Byers, owner of DC Music, as he watches tens of thousands of dollars worth of damaged inventory is removed from his store in the Dunham's Plaza, 15765 state Route 170. He holds it together while discussing the nuts...

Steel Museum Digitizes Collection of Sheet and Tube Bulletin

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor has completed its project to digitize its collection of issues of the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Bulletin, a newsletter published by and for employees of the steelmaker. Digital issues of The Bulletin are available at OhioMemory.org in the Collections category. “The digitization of The […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor has completed its project to digitize its collection of issues of the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Bulletin, a newsletter published by and for employees of the steelmaker. Digital issues of The Bulletin are available at OhioMemory.org in the Collections...

Sharon Named to Sweet 16 for ‘Strongest Town’ Honor

SHARON, Pa. – Strong Towns, a nonprofit focused on community development, has named Sharon, Pa., as one of the 16 finalists for its annual Strongest Town honor. A winner will be selected through a voting bracket. Sharon faces Pittsburg, Kan., in the first round, which runs through March 12. Voting is available here and will […]

SHARON, Pa. – Strong Towns, a nonprofit focused on community development, has named Sharon, Pa., as one of the 16 finalists for its annual Strongest Town honor. A winner will be selected through a voting bracket. Sharon faces Pittsburg, Kan., in the first round, which runs through March 12. Voting...

You ‘Work Your Way In’ at Baird Brothers

CANFIELD, Ohio — Expanding a business through e-commerce and reaching new customers through a partnership with the popular television show, “This Old House,” has helped Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods stay on the cutting edge. Still, there is one area where company Treasurer Scott Baird believes the industry is lagging: the adoption of automation. “That’s the next […]

CANFIELD, Ohio -- Expanding a business through e-commerce and reaching new customers through a partnership with the popular television show, “This Old House,” has helped Baird Brothers Fine Hardwoods stay on the cutting edge. Still, there is one area where company Treasurer Scott Baird believes the industry is lagging: the adoption...

Children’s Rehab Annual Jelly Bean Sale Begins

WARREN, Ohio – More than 20,000 bags of jelly beans are being bagged and delivered this week as the the Northeastern Ohio Children’s Rehabilitation Center’s annual Jelly Bean Jamboree gets underway. The event has been held for more than 40 years. Sales will continue throughout the month of March. “Our staff and volunteers will package […]

WARREN, Ohio – More than 20,000 bags of jelly beans are being bagged and delivered this week as the the Northeastern Ohio Children’s Rehabilitation Center’s annual Jelly Bean Jamboree gets underway. The event has been held for more than 40 years. Sales will continue throughout the month of March. “Our...

Youngstown Clothing, White Glove Help Phantoms Go Green

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown Clothing Co. and White Glove Payroll are helping the Youngstown Phantoms celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by offering a fan the chance to win $100,000 at the March 14 game. Fans can sign up at the Covelli Centre the day of the game. One fan will be chosen to hit a target […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown Clothing Co. and White Glove Payroll are helping the Youngstown Phantoms celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by offering a fan the chance to win $100,000 at the March 14 game. Fans can sign up at the Covelli Centre the day of the game. One fan will be...

Second Harvest Looks to Top Record-Setting Campaign

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In 2019, Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley hit another milestone: 11.5 million pounds of food was distributed throughout Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties, a record distribution. “We are looking forward to another successful campaign,” said Tony Modarelli, the food bank’s board president, at the 29th annual Harvest for Hunger […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – In 2019, Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley hit another milestone: 11.5 million pounds of food was distributed throughout Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties, a record distribution. “We are looking forward to another successful campaign,” said Tony Modarelli, the food bank’s board president, at the...

South Field Project Creates Snag for Paving Work

WELLSVILLE, Ohio — A long-awaited paving and improvement project for several key intersections in the village could be rescheduled as the projected start date coincides with a massive project by South Field Energy. At a preconstruction meeting Thursday, village officials and representatives of the Columbiana County Port Authority gathered to discuss time frames and work […]

WELLSVILLE, Ohio -- A long-awaited paving and improvement project for several key intersections in the village could be rescheduled as the projected start date coincides with a massive project by South Field Energy. At a preconstruction meeting Thursday, village officials and representatives of the Columbiana County Port Authority gathered to...

CityScape Honors Small for Brightening Downtown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Each  recipient of the the David & Pat Sweet Grass Roots Award has left their fingerprints on Youngstown CityScape and the city. Home Savings Bank has been an anchor partner of the organization since its inception, but it’s been President Gary Small who’s taken the partnership to the next level. Among the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Each  recipient of the the David & Pat Sweet Grass Roots Award has left their fingerprints on Youngstown CityScape and the city. Home Savings Bank has been an anchor partner of the organization since its inception, but it’s been President Gary Small who’s taken the partnership to...

Youngstown Rotary Gives $50K to Boys & Girls Clubs

By Marah MorrisonYOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Rotary Club of Youngstown and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Youngstown have a partnership going back decades, to 1969 when the civic organization helped found the local chapter of the mentorship program. And on Wednesday, that connection was expanded as the civic organization...