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House Sale Prices Up Locally, Nationwide

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – House prices in the Youngstown-Warren metropolitan area in December – including distressed sales — were up 6.4% from a year earlier, an industry index reported Tuesday. Irvine, Calif.-based CoreLogic Inc. reported that the sale price of houses on a month-over-month basis, also including distressed sales, increased by 0.4% in December compared to […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – House prices in the Youngstown-Warren metropolitan area in December – including distressed sales -- were up 6.4% from a year earlier, an industry index reported Tuesday. Irvine, Calif.-based CoreLogic Inc. reported that the sale price of houses on a month-over-month basis, also including distressed sales, increased by...

Curtain to Rise Again at ‘Magnificent’ Robins Theatre

WARREN, Ohio – Mark Marvin approached Ken Haidaris roughly a year ago about joining him in his effort to revitalize the Robins Theatre in the downtown. It took all of three seconds for Haidaris to get on board, the businessmen said Tuesday. Joined by other community leaders, Marvin, president of Downtown Development Group, and Haidaris, […]

WARREN, Ohio – Mark Marvin approached Ken Haidaris roughly a year ago about joining him in his effort to revitalize the Robins Theatre in the downtown. It took all of three seconds for Haidaris to get on board, the businessmen said Tuesday. Joined by other community leaders, Marvin, president of...

Industry Group Touts Assets in Energy-Rich Ohio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An energy advocacy group says that Ohio is in a prime position to lure extensive manufacturing interests because of its assets such as the Utica shale, which has helped drive down natural gas prices and reduced the cost of doing business in the state. “If you look at just Ohio, Pennsylvania and […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – An energy advocacy group says that Ohio is in a prime position to lure extensive manufacturing interests because of its assets such as the Utica shale, which has helped drive down natural gas prices and reduced the cost of doing business in the state. “If you look...

America Makes to Unveil Apprenticeship Framework

YOUGSTOWN, Ohio – America Makes and the Robert C. Byrd Institute will host a public forum March 6 and unveil a new framework designed to encourage the development of additive manufacturing and 3-D printing apprenticeship programs nationwide. The additive manufacturing framework is the first of its kind vetted by the industry and will leverage knowledge […]

YOUGSTOWN, Ohio – America Makes and the Robert C. Byrd Institute will host a public forum March 6 and unveil a new framework designed to encourage the development of additive manufacturing and 3-D printing apprenticeship programs nationwide. The additive manufacturing framework is the first of its kind vetted by the...

NEOMED Names Young Dean of College of Medicine

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University has appointed Dr. Elisabeth Young, professor of internal medicine, as new vice president for health affairs and dean of the College of Medicine. Young served as the interim vice president for health affairs and dean of the College of Medicine for the past year and is the first […]

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University has appointed Dr. Elisabeth Young, professor of internal medicine, as new vice president for health affairs and dean of the College of Medicine. Young served as the interim vice president for health affairs and dean of the College of Medicine for the past...

Williamson College Builds Area’s Talent Pipeline

By Betty Jo Licata, Dean, YSU Williamson College of Business Administration YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The strategic priorities of Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration are to impact the success of our students and businesses through innovation and engagement. We continually seek ways to build the talent pipeline in our region, produce research that […]

By Betty Jo Licata, Dean, YSU Williamson College of Business Administration YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The strategic priorities of Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration are to impact the success of our students and businesses through innovation and engagement. We continually seek ways to build the talent pipeline in...

Akron Children’s Seeks Advocate Award Nominations

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Nominations are now being accepted for the Children’s Advocate Award. The award will be presented by Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley at the Champions for our Valley’s Children celebration on May 8 at The Lake Club in Poland. “The Children’s Advocate Award recognizes organizations and individuals throughout the Mahoning Valley who are […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio – Nominations are now being accepted for the Children’s Advocate Award. The award will be presented by Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley at the Champions for our Valley’s Children celebration on May 8 at The Lake Club in Poland. “The Children’s Advocate Award recognizes organizations and individuals throughout...

Cleveland Clinic Names Brian Donley CEO of London Site

CLEVELAND – Cleveland Clinic’s Dr. Brian Donley, chief of staff and chief of clinical operations, has been appointed CEO of Cleveland Clinic London, with his duties effective immediately. Donley will continue to serve his duties in Cleveland as well, until his successor is named, commuting between Cleveland and the new London healthcare facility. The clinic in […]

CLEVELAND – Cleveland Clinic's Dr. Brian Donley, chief of staff and chief of clinical operations, has been appointed CEO of Cleveland Clinic London, with his duties effective immediately. Donley will continue to serve his duties in Cleveland as well, until his successor is named, commuting between Cleveland and the new London...

Penn-Northwest Reports $49.5M in Investments

MERCER, Pa. — As the lead economic development agency for Mercer County, Pa., Penn-Northwest Development Corp. enjoyed a successful 2017, both in terms of business development and increased membership, says President Randy Seitz. Fiscal 2017 marked the completion of Penn-Northwest’s fifth “Program of Work” with staff reporting overall capital investment for projects in the amount […]

MERCER, Pa. -- As the lead economic development agency for Mercer County, Pa., Penn-Northwest Development Corp. enjoyed a successful 2017, both in terms of business development and increased membership, says President Randy Seitz. Fiscal 2017 marked the completion of Penn-Northwest’s fifth “Program of Work” with staff reporting overall capital investment...

Chill Can Project Attracts Interests from Suppliers

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Joseph Company International expects to begin distribution and “some very light manufacturing” by midsummer at its chill can beverage campus, says its chairman and CEO. And Mitchell Joseph doesn’t expect his company to be alone on the East Side once operations are at full capacity by the end of next year. He’s […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Joseph Company International expects to begin distribution and “some very light manufacturing” by midsummer at its chill can beverage campus, says its chairman and CEO. And Mitchell Joseph doesn’t expect his company to be alone on the East Side once operations are at full capacity by the...