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Youngstown Rotary Offers $40K in Grants to Nonprofits

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Nonprofit organizations that work to impact the city can take advantage of $40,000 in grant monies from the Youngstown Rotary Foundation. The Community Grant Program provides grant opportunities in two categories to nonprofits focusing on one or more of six areas as defined by Rotary International. Focuses include, peace and conflict prevention/resolution, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Nonprofit organizations that work to impact the city can take advantage of $40,000 in grant monies from the Youngstown Rotary Foundation. The Community Grant Program provides grant opportunities in two categories to nonprofits focusing on one or more of six areas as defined by Rotary International. Focuses...

AI: Newest Tool in Cybersecurity Arsenals

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — On the ever-shifting front lines between hackers and cybersecurity, artificial intelligence is the newest vanguard against attacks that could cost businesses and individuals millions.  Stemming from a wave of high-profile ransomware attacks in 2013, antivirus companies such as Carbon Black and SentinelOne have risen as new players in the cybersecurity world. The […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- On the ever-shifting front lines between hackers and cybersecurity, artificial intelligence is the newest vanguard against attacks that could cost businesses and individuals millions.  Stemming from a wave of high-profile ransomware attacks in 2013, antivirus companies such as Carbon Black and SentinelOne have risen as new players...

YSU Civil Engineering Students Take Top Prize

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Civil engineering students from Youngstown State University took top honors at a competition that focused on water and environment science and engineering. At the 2019 Student Design Competition of the Northeast Section of the Ohio Water Environment Association, Christopher Metzinger, Spencer Desalvo, Tyler Stratton and Walter Wasilewski beat teams from six other […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Civil engineering students from Youngstown State University took top honors at a competition that focused on water and environment science and engineering. At the 2019 Student Design Competition of the Northeast Section of the Ohio Water Environment Association, Christopher Metzinger, Spencer Desalvo, Tyler Stratton and Walter Wasilewski...

‘Rethinking Manufacturing’ Video Screening Aug. 19

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Two Youngstown State University graduates and a professor are featured in a video that takes a look at the changes in manufacturing. “Rethinking Manufacturing” features YSU graduates Ashley Totin, a project engineer at America Makes, and Zac Divencenzo, co-founder and chief operating officer of Juggerbot 3D, along with Martin Cala, YSU professor […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Two Youngstown State University graduates and a professor are featured in a video that takes a look at the changes in manufacturing. "Rethinking Manufacturing" features YSU graduates Ashley Totin, a project engineer at America Makes, and Zac Divencenzo, co-founder and chief operating officer of Juggerbot 3D, along...

GCC Career Services Recognized by Princeton Review

GROVE CITY, Pa. – The Princeton Review has named Grove City College to several lists in its annual education guide, “The Best 385 Colleges,” including Best Northeastern School, Best Value College and Best Career Services, where the college holds the No. 12 spot in the nation. “We strive to provide first-rate and comprehensive opportunities for […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. – The Princeton Review has named Grove City College to several lists in its annual education guide, “The Best 385 Colleges,” including Best Northeastern School, Best Value College and Best Career Services, where the college holds the No. 12 spot in the nation. “We strive to provide...

How Secure Are Ohio Elections Boards?

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — As Joyce Kale-Pesta considers what upgrades need to be made to comply with a new directive to improve election security, one of the issues she needs to address has nothing to do with malware, hacking or other mischief to affect election results.  It’s the openness of the building where the Mahoning County […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- As Joyce Kale-Pesta considers what upgrades need to be made to comply with a new directive to improve election security, one of the issues she needs to address has nothing to do with malware, hacking or other mischief to affect election results.  It’s the openness of the...

New Signs Urge Pedestrians to Discover the City

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As pedestrians venture downtown this week, they may notice a number of directional signs leading them to popular destinations the city has to offer.  Phrases such as, “It’s a two-minute walk to put a ring on it at the county courthouse,” “It’s a six-minute walk to play b-ball or lift weights at […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As pedestrians venture downtown this week, they may notice a number of directional signs leading them to popular destinations the city has to offer.  Phrases such as, “It’s a two-minute walk to put a ring on it at the county courthouse,” “It’s a six-minute walk to play...

Section of Southland Crossings Sold for $17.75M

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Maryland-based Broad Reach Retail Partners has acquired Southland Crossings Shopping Center at 1300 Doral Drive for $17.75 million. The retail center is part of a 537,057-square-foot complex featuring a Giant Eagle supermarket, Walmart Supercenter and Lowe’s. The portion of the property acquired by Broad Reach totals 242,154 square feet and is 70% […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Maryland-based Broad Reach Retail Partners has acquired Southland Crossings Shopping Center at 1300 Doral Drive for $17.75 million. The retail center is part of a 537,057-square-foot complex featuring a Giant Eagle supermarket, Walmart Supercenter and Lowe’s. The portion of the property acquired by Broad Reach totals 242,154...

Greenway Trail Gets New Park Thanks to Realtors

LISBON, Ohio – A new park in Lisbon will welcome users of the Greenway Trail thanks to the support of the Beaver Creek Area Association of Realtors, Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors and the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce.  The National Association of Realtors awarded a $5,000 grant to the creation of Realtor Park through […]

LISBON, Ohio – A new park in Lisbon will welcome users of the Greenway Trail thanks to the support of the Beaver Creek Area Association of Realtors, Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors and the Lisbon Area Chamber of Commerce.  The National Association of Realtors awarded a $5,000 grant to the...

Lordstown Motors Envisions 2020 Production Start

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Representatives of Lordstown Motors outlined ambitious plans Friday for proposed plans for the idled General Motors Lordstown Complex, including establishing the plant as its headquarters and bringing its first electric trucks off the line by the end of 2020, state Sen. Sean O’Brien said. Lordstown Motors CEO Steve Burns participated in meetings […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Representatives of Lordstown Motors outlined ambitious plans Friday for proposed plans for the idled General Motors Lordstown Complex, including establishing the plant as its headquarters and bringing its first electric trucks off the line by the end of 2020, state Sen. Sean O’Brien said. Lordstown Motors CEO...