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DoubleTree Among 5 MVHS Preservation Award Winners

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Youngstown is among the buildings being recognized by the Mahoning Valley Historical Society for architectural preservation. The former office and retail building, previously known as the Stambaugh Building, was built in 1907 by Albert Kahn for Youngstown Sheet and Tube Co. and four floors were added in […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Youngstown is among the buildings being recognized by the Mahoning Valley Historical Society for architectural preservation. The former office and retail building, previously known as the Stambaugh Building, was built in 1907 by Albert Kahn for Youngstown Sheet and Tube Co. and...

Nominations Open for Valley Legacy Awards

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Shepherd of the Valley is accepting nominations for the 2019 Valley Legacy Awards. Now in its 15th year, the event honors civic-minded seniors and senior advocates for their contributions to the Mahoning Valley.  The deadline to apply is July 1. The awards recognize three categories of legacies: Outstanding Senior Award for Community […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Shepherd of the Valley is accepting nominations for the 2019 Valley Legacy Awards. Now in its 15th year, the event honors civic-minded seniors and senior advocates for their contributions to the Mahoning Valley.  The deadline to apply is July 1. The awards recognize three categories of legacies:...

YNDC Breaks Ground on Three Helena Ave. Houses

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Construction equipment digging into the earth at the vacant lot at 4212 Helena Ave. marked the start of construction on three new houses there – the latest investment on the street, where Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. and its partners have completed or are finishing several renovation projects. It’s a welcome sight for […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Construction equipment digging into the earth at the vacant lot at 4212 Helena Ave. marked the start of construction on three new houses there – the latest investment on the street, where Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. and its partners have completed or are finishing several renovation projects....

BBB Presents Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust

POLAND, Ohio – They are trust builders and are exemplars of marketplace trust. Five financial institutions, four local businesses, a nonprofit and civic leader were lauded Thursday at The Lake Club by the Better Business Bureau for exemplifying ethics, integrity and community service. The BBB Trust Builders — PNC Bank, Farmers National Bank, Huntington Bank, […]

POLAND, Ohio – They are trust builders and are exemplars of marketplace trust. Five financial institutions, four local businesses, a nonprofit and civic leader were lauded Thursday at The Lake Club by the Better Business Bureau for exemplifying ethics, integrity and community service. The BBB Trust Builders -- PNC Bank,...

Alta Care Receives $8K for Literacy Program

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Alta Care Group has received $8,000 from the PNC Foundation to support the health-care organization’s Upstream literacy and social-emotional development program. The home-based program is aimed at parents and guardians of children in preschool through second grade.  “We are grateful for PNC’s trust in our organization that their dollars are being well-spent […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Alta Care Group has received $8,000 from the PNC Foundation to support the health-care organization’s Upstream literacy and social-emotional development program. The home-based program is aimed at parents and guardians of children in preschool through second grade.  “We are grateful for PNC’s trust in our organization that...

YARS Advocates Foresee Bright Future at Base

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Regardless of if a multibillion-dollar missile defense site is placed at Camp James A. Garfield, the future for Youngstown Air Reserve Station looks bright, according to the base’s advocates. The latest House of Representatives defense appropriations bill includes funding for four C-130J aircraft – variations of the eight planes currently housed […]

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Regardless of if a multibillion-dollar missile defense site is placed at Camp James A. Garfield, the future for Youngstown Air Reserve Station looks bright, according to the base’s advocates. The latest House of Representatives defense appropriations bill includes funding for four C-130J aircraft – variations of...

St. E’s Youngstown, Boardman Hospitals End Lockdown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An “all clear” has been called for lockdowns at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital and St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital after access was restricted in response to what a hospital spokesman described as a “nonspecific threat.”   The threat was received around 10:45 a.m., said Jonathon Fauvie, public relations and communications manager for Mercy […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An "all clear" has been called for lockdowns at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital and St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital after access was restricted in response to what a hospital spokesman described as a “nonspecific threat.”   The threat was received around 10:45 a.m., said Jonathon Fauvie, public relations...

Grove City College Offers Discounted Online Courses

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College is offering 20 online courses at a discount to students and adult learners, including Principles of Accounting II, Business Law and Global Business Issues. The courses are offered through the college’s online program and are the first time such classes are available to students not already enrolled at […]

GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College is offering 20 online courses at a discount to students and adult learners, including Principles of Accounting II, Business Law and Global Business Issues. The courses are offered through the college’s online program and are the first time such classes are available to...

Library, Lit Youngstown Get $15K NEA Grant

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The National Endowment for the Arts awarded a $15,000 grant to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County and Lit Youngstown. The grant to the two organizations is one of 78 given nationwide – and two in Ohio – to nonprofits to host the NEA Big Read, a community reading program offered […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The National Endowment for the Arts awarded a $15,000 grant to the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County and Lit Youngstown. The grant to the two organizations is one of 78 given nationwide – and two in Ohio – to nonprofits to host the NEA Big Read,...

Dignan to Receive Leadership Award in D.C.

James Dignan Takes Command at Chamber

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – James Dignan, president and CEO of the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, will receive the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition’s Leading Globally Matters Locally Award next week during the organization’s State Leaders Summit. The award recognizes Dignan’s efforts in supporting “U.S. diplomacy and development programs that strengthen Ohio’s economy and help keep America safe,” the […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – James Dignan, president and CEO of the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, will receive the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition’s Leading Globally Matters Locally Award next week during the organization’s State Leaders Summit. The award recognizes Dignan’s efforts in supporting “U.S. diplomacy and development programs that strengthen Ohio’s economy and...