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$1M Gift Funds Lecture Hall at Westminster College

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Westminster College recently dedicated the Dietz Sullivan Lecture Hall inside its Hoyt Science Center here. Named for Fred Sullivan and his late wife, Carol Dietz Sullivan, the 112-seat lecture hall addition is part of an ongoing $20 million renovation taking place in the Hoyt Science Center. Each seat in the lecture […]

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Westminster College recently dedicated the Dietz Sullivan Lecture Hall inside its Hoyt Science Center here. Named for Fred Sullivan and his late wife, Carol Dietz Sullivan, the 112-seat lecture hall addition is part of an ongoing $20 million renovation taking place in the Hoyt Science Center....

Boulton Joins Farmers’ Mortgage Lending Office

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, continues to grow its mortgage lending services with the addition of Eric Boulton to its Lodi office. Boulton, a mortgage loan consultant, brings with him 13 years of experience in home lending during which he specialized in first-time home buyers, construction and renovation loans. “Eric’s passion for the community and its […]

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, continues to grow its mortgage lending services with the addition of Eric Boulton to its Lodi office. Boulton, a mortgage loan consultant, brings with him 13 years of experience in home lending during which he specialized in first-time home buyers, construction and renovation loans. "Eric's passion...

ODNR Issues 13 Permits in Utica Shale

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Thirteen horizontal well permits were issued last week to one energy company exploring Ohio’s Utica shale for oil and gas reserves, according to the latest data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ODNR reports that Ascent Resources Utica LLC, based in Oklahoma City, was awarded all of the permits approved for […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Thirteen horizontal well permits were issued last week to one energy company exploring Ohio’s Utica shale for oil and gas reserves, according to the latest data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ODNR reports that Ascent Resources Utica LLC, based in Oklahoma City, was awarded all...

Chuck’s Greenhouses Grows Support for Rescue Mission

NORTH JACKSON, Ohio – Chuck’s Greenhouses will host its annual Opening Day Sale April 26, with 15% of total sales donated to Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley. On-site cash donations up to $10,000 will also be matched by the greenhouse. Last year’s Opening Day Sale raised more than $18,000 for the mission. This year’s […]

NORTH JACKSON, Ohio – Chuck’s Greenhouses will host its annual Opening Day Sale April 26, with 15% of total sales donated to Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley. On-site cash donations up to $10,000 will also be matched by the greenhouse. Last year’s Opening Day Sale raised more than $18,000...

Ohio Unemployment Dips to 4.4% in March

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Unemployment in Ohio was down slightly in March, dipping to 4.4% from 4.6% in February, and down from 4.5% in March 2018. Ohio’s nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased for the month to 5,599,500, up from a revised 5,593,200 in February – an increase of 6,300 workers, according to the latest report […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Unemployment in Ohio was down slightly in March, dipping to 4.4% from 4.6% in February, and down from 4.5% in March 2018. Ohio's nonagricultural wage and salary employment increased for the month to 5,599,500, up from a revised 5,593,200 in February – an increase of 6,300 workers,...

Maynard to Direct Development at ACH Mahoning Valley

Akron Children’s Hospital has named Luann Maynard as the director of development for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley. A graduate of Kent State  University, Maynard started her fundraising career six years ago at the MetroHealth Foundation in Cleveland. Before that position, she spent more than 25 years in sales and training, most recently at Shire […]

Akron Children's Hospital has named Luann Maynard as the director of development for Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley. A graduate of Kent State  University, Maynard started her fundraising career six years ago at the MetroHealth Foundation in Cleveland. Before that position, she spent more than 25 years in sales and...

Gilbert’s Risk Solutions Adds Pituch to Staff

Colleen Pituch has joined Gilbert’s Risk Solutions in Sharon, Pa., as a business risk adviser. Pituch brings more than 20 years of industry experience to Gilbert’s Risk Solutions. She is “known for creating not just relationships, but trusted partnerships,” the agency said in announcing her appointment. Her focus will be to assist business owners and […]

Colleen Pituch has joined Gilbert's Risk Solutions in Sharon, Pa., as a business risk adviser. Pituch brings more than 20 years of industry experience to Gilbert's Risk Solutions. She is "known for creating not just relationships, but trusted partnerships," the agency said in announcing her appointment. Her focus will be...

Kiraly Joins Mercy, Focus on Sleep Medicine

Dr. Carmella Kiraly has joined the medical staff of Mercy Health-Youngstown. Kiraly graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her specialty clinic will focus on obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and parasomnias and other sleep disorders. […]

Dr. Carmella Kiraly has joined the medical staff of Mercy Health-Youngstown. Kiraly graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her specialty clinic will focus on obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and...

Record Number of Entities File Startup Documents

COLUMBUS, Ohio — More new entities filed startup documents during the month of March to do business in the Buckeye State than during any other month in state history. “It’s a significant milestone, and one that wouldn’t happen without a business environment that encourages entrepreneurs to take chances — to innovate and grow,” said Ohio […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- More new entities filed startup documents during the month of March to do business in the Buckeye State than during any other month in state history. "It's a significant milestone, and one that wouldn't happen without a business environment that encourages entrepreneurs to take chances -- to...

Lawmakers, Partisans Weigh in on Mueller Report

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Reaction to the release Thursday morning of the redacted report on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III fell into familiar partisan patterns. Republicans echoed President Donald Trump in hailing the report released to the public by Attorney General William Barr and Deputy […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Reaction to the release Thursday morning of the redacted report on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III fell into familiar partisan patterns. Republicans echoed President Donald Trump in hailing the report released to the public by Attorney...