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‘Dear Martin’ Author Shares Her Story With Students

Dear Martin Author Shares Her Story With Students

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Author Nic Stone remembers when she lost interest in reading. An avid reader through middle school, her interest waned with the books she was told she had to read, which didn’t represent her perspectives as a black young woman. “I wasn’t in them in any way, shape or form,” she recalled. Stone, […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Author Nic Stone remembers when she lost interest in reading. An avid reader through middle school, her interest waned with the books she was told she had to read, which didn’t represent her perspectives as a black young woman. “I wasn’t in them in any way, shape...

Trumbull United Way Launches New Focus

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By Ginny Pasha, president WARREN, Ohio – For more than 95 years, United Way of Trumbull County has worked to meet the needs of residents. Together with our community, we achieve our mission to create sustainable change by helping children and families “earn well, learn well and stay well.” We recently unveiled a new strategic […]

By Ginny Pasha, president WARREN, Ohio – For more than 95 years, United Way of Trumbull County has worked to meet the needs of residents. Together with our community, we achieve our mission to create sustainable change by helping children and families “earn well, learn well and stay well.” We...

Synergy Listed Among Inc.’s Fastest Growing

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SHARON, Pa. – Since 2006, Synergy Comp Insurance Co., based in Sharon, Pa., has helped thousands of clients create safer workplaces, reduce injuries, improve productivity, increase profits, and realize a significant return on dollars expended. The monoline, workers’ compensation company grew 24% in 2018, reports CEO Lew Kachulis. “Our high-energy, dedicated team, comprised of 47 […]

SHARON, Pa. – Since 2006, Synergy Comp Insurance Co., based in Sharon, Pa., has helped thousands of clients create safer workplaces, reduce injuries, improve productivity, increase profits, and realize a significant return on dollars expended. The monoline, workers’ compensation company grew 24% in 2018, reports CEO Lew Kachulis. “Our high-energy,...

Diamond Roofing Systems Nails Strong 2018

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WARREN, Ohio – Diamond Roofing Systems projects its service and production business to grow at least by 30% this year, says its marketing director, Alexis Millerleile. The optimism is fueled by a strong 2018 that saw overall revenue growth of 45%, Diamond’s service business improve by 50% and its production division grow by 20%. “With […]

WARREN, Ohio – Diamond Roofing Systems projects its service and production business to grow at least by 30% this year, says its marketing director, Alexis Millerleile. The optimism is fueled by a strong 2018 that saw overall revenue growth of 45%, Diamond’s service business improve by 50% and its production...

Common Wealth Eyes Expansion of Kitchen Incubator, Farmers Market

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city’s planning commission recommended City Council approve zoning reclassification on three parcels on Park Avenue and seven lots on Baldwin Street on the city’s North Side to accommodate future expansion of a kitchen incubator and farmer’s market operated by Common Wealth Inc. “They’ve been successful with the kitchen incubator and successful […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city’s planning commission recommended City Council approve zoning reclassification on three parcels on Park Avenue and seven lots on Baldwin Street on the city’s North Side to accommodate future expansion of a kitchen incubator and farmer’s market operated by Common Wealth Inc. “They’ve been successful with...

Ryan Introduces the Worker Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In an effort to address prominent challenges to American labor and job markets, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, reintroduced the Working on Rewarding and Keeping Employees Resilient, or WORKER Act. Dubbed the “GI Bill for American Workers,” the act addresses jobs, wage stagnation and continued layoffs as a result of outsourcing […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In an effort to address prominent challenges to American labor and job markets, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13 Ohio, reintroduced the Working on Rewarding and Keeping Employees Resilient, or WORKER Act. Dubbed the "GI Bill for American Workers," the act addresses jobs, wage stagnation and continued layoffs...

Harrington Hoppe Publishes Community Involvement Report

YOUNGTOWN, Ohio — Harrington, Hoppe & Mitchell, Ltd., a regional law firm, today published its first Community Involvement Report, an online summary of its 2018 donation, volunteer and pro bono services activity. The report aims to inform clients, community partners, referral sources and potential clients about HHM’s commitment to community service. “Our lawyers also serve […]

YOUNGTOWN, Ohio -- Harrington, Hoppe & Mitchell, Ltd., a regional law firm, today published its first Community Involvement Report, an online summary of its 2018 donation, volunteer and pro bono services activity. The report aims to inform clients, community partners, referral sources and potential clients about HHM’s commitment to community...

Tim Hortons to Open on Belmont Avenue Next Month

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Tim Hortons, Canada’s largest restaurant chain, plans to open its first northeastern Ohio location on Belmont Avenue at Goldie Road with the grand opening taking place March 21. The Tim Hortons will be under the ownership of TH Cleveland, a Beachwood-based developer established in 2017 to oversee the building, operations and marketing […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Tim Hortons, Canada’s largest restaurant chain, plans to open its first northeastern Ohio location on Belmont Avenue at Goldie Road with the grand opening taking place March 21. The Tim Hortons will be under the ownership of TH Cleveland, a Beachwood-based developer established in 2017 to oversee...

Crowe’s Cabinets Shares ‘Great Outlook’ for 2019

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POLAND, Ohio – Major commercial projects, along with a steady stream of residential business across the Mahoning Valley, will keep Poland-based Crowe’s Cabinets busy this year, says its president, Tim Crowe. “We’ve landed some major contracts for 2019, such as Shepherd of the Valley’s new facility in Liberty, Southwoods’ medical building expansion, Campbell Schools’ new […]

POLAND, Ohio – Major commercial projects, along with a steady stream of residential business across the Mahoning Valley, will keep Poland-based Crowe’s Cabinets busy this year, says its president, Tim Crowe. “We’ve landed some major contracts for 2019, such as Shepherd of the Valley’s new facility in Liberty, Southwoods’ medical...

Boost Your Biz Conference Set for March 8

HERMITAGE, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce and BC3@LindenPointe are hosting Boost Your Biz Conference March 8 to focus on the specific challenges of running and growing a business in a rust belt community. Boost Your Biz is a one-day conference, which will run from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at Butler County Community College, […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. – The Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce and BC3@LindenPointe are hosting Boost Your Biz Conference March 8 to focus on the specific challenges of running and growing a business in a rust belt community. Boost Your Biz is a one-day conference, which will run from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.,...