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Old Dominion Stakes Its Claim in Country Music Scene

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Old Dominion is about as hot as a band can get right now. The country-pop act released its third full-length album in October and the catchy 12-song collection has already spawned the upbeat hits “Make It Sweet” and “Never be Sorry,” the ballad “Some People Do,” the easy-going “One Man Band” and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Old Dominion is about as hot as a band can get right now. The country-pop act released its third full-length album in October and the catchy 12-song collection has already spawned the upbeat hits “Make It Sweet” and “Never be Sorry,” the ballad “Some People Do,” the...

Hermitage Town Center to Develop ‘Sense of Place’

HERMITAGE, Pa. – This city of just over 16,000 doesn’t have a traditional downtown, but a project in the planning stages will give it one. The Hermitage Town Center project will involve infrastructure upgrades around the Shenango Valley Mall, which this summer LRC Realty announced its plans to purchase and renovate. LRC Realty, based in […]

HERMITAGE, Pa. – This city of just over 16,000 doesn’t have a traditional downtown, but a project in the planning stages will give it one. The Hermitage Town Center project will involve infrastructure upgrades around the Shenango Valley Mall, which this summer LRC Realty announced its plans to purchase and...

3 YSU Students Win Prizes at Beta Gamma Sigma Summit

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Three members of the Youngstown State University’s chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma took home top prizes at the honor society’s Global Leadership Summit. On teams that won their case categories were Brooke Lissy, an advertising and public relations major from Windham; Amanda Painter, a human resources management major from Austintown; and Kelli […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Three members of the Youngstown State University’s chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma took home top prizes at the honor society’s Global Leadership Summit. On teams that won their case categories were Brooke Lissy, an advertising and public relations major from Windham; Amanda Painter, a human resources management...

Business Economists See US Slowing but Avoiding Recession

Paul Wiseman AP Economics WriterWashington (AP) — The nation’s business economists expect U.S. economic growth to decelerate this year and next but for the economy to avoid stumbling into recession, extending a record-breaking expansion already in its 11th year. The latest survey by 53 forecasters with the National Association for Business Economics shows that they […]

Paul Wiseman AP Economics WriterWashington (AP) — The nation's business economists expect U.S. economic growth to decelerate this year and next but for the economy to avoid stumbling into recession, extending a record-breaking expansion already in its 11th year. The latest survey by 53 forecasters with the National Association for...

Led by ‘Marriage Story,’ Netflix Dominates Golden Globe Noms

By JAKE COYLE AP Film WriterNEW YORK (AP) — With four films up for best picture, four series nominated for the top television awards and 34 total nominations, Netflix dominated the 77th Golden Globe nominations on Monday.  Noah Baumbach’s divorce portrait “Marriage Story” led all films with six nominations including best picture, drama, and acting […]

By JAKE COYLE AP Film WriterNEW YORK (AP) — With four films up for best picture, four series nominated for the top television awards and 34 total nominations, Netflix dominated the 77th Golden Globe nominations on Monday.  Noah Baumbach's divorce portrait "Marriage Story" led all films with six nominations including...

GM Loans Lordstown Motors $40M to Buy, Retool Plant

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – General Motors LLC has agreed to provide $40 million in financing to Lordstown Motors Corp. – enough to cover the company’s purchase of GM’s shuttered Lordstown Complex and some initial startup costs at the plant — according to legal documents filed late last week. An open-end mortgage instrument filed in the Trumbull […]

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – General Motors LLC has agreed to provide $40 million in financing to Lordstown Motors Corp. – enough to cover the company’s purchase of GM’s shuttered Lordstown Complex and some initial startup costs at the plant -- according to legal documents filed late last week. An open-end mortgage...

Good Morning! Market Intel for Dec. 9, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The new week begins with our exclusive reporting of General Motors Co. giving a $40 million mortgage to Lordstown Motors Corp. to finance its $20 million purchase of the former GM assembly plant in Lordstown and retooling of machinery to product an electric-powered pickup truck. Last week the news that topped the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The new week begins with our exclusive reporting of General Motors Co. giving a $40 million mortgage to Lordstown Motors Corp. to finance its $20 million purchase of the former GM assembly plant in Lordstown and retooling of machinery to product an electric-powered pickup truck. Last week...

Columbiana County Real Estate Sales $100K+; December 2019

12/06/1940820 OH 518 Lisbon Ohio LLC to Louis & Jenny R. Ruberto, 40820 State Route 518, Lisbon, OH 44432, $275,000. Guy D. & Nancy Micheals to Donald R. & Audrey J. Lakes, 48030 Pancake Clarkson Road, Rogers, OH 44455, $143,000. Robert D. & Shirley A. Shope to Brandon James Gates, 46389 Waynewood Street, New Waterford, […]

12/06/1940820 OH 518 Lisbon Ohio LLC to Louis & Jenny R. Ruberto, 40820 State Route 518, Lisbon, OH 44432, $275,000. Guy D. & Nancy Micheals to Donald R. & Audrey J. Lakes, 48030 Pancake Clarkson Road, Rogers, OH 44455, $143,000. Robert D. & Shirley A. Shope to Brandon James Gates,...

Next in Impeachment: Articles, and Committee Vote

By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The House is rapidly headed toward the real work of impeachment this week, with articles expected to be introduced and voted on in the House Judiciary Committee. If the Judiciary panel approves articles by Friday, as is expected, that would set up a final impeachment vote in […]

By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The House is rapidly headed toward the real work of impeachment this week, with articles expected to be introduced and voted on in the House Judiciary Committee. If the Judiciary panel approves articles by Friday, as is expected, that would set up...

N. Korea Believed to Test New Rocket Engine to Provoke US

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated PressSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A day after North Korea said it had performed a “very important test” at its long-range rocket launch site, there is wide speculation that it involved a new engine for either a space launch vehicle or a long-range missile. Whatever it was, the […]

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated PressSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A day after North Korea said it had performed a “very important test” at its long-range rocket launch site, there is wide speculation that it involved a new engine for either a space launch vehicle or a long-range...