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DoubleTree’s Developers Show Off Hotel to Press

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A formal ribbon cutting is planned for May 30, but the developers of the new DoubleTree by Hilton Youngstown Downtown got a head start this morning by showing  off the hospitality property during a press preview. Following a soft opening last night with Hilton representatives involved with the $32 million project staying […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A formal ribbon cutting is planned for May 30, but the developers of the new DoubleTree by Hilton Youngstown Downtown got a head start this morning by showing  off the hospitality property during a press preview. Following a soft opening last night with Hilton representatives involved with...

J.P. Marsh, Bodine Perry Accounting Firms Merge

HUBBARD, Ohio — J.P. Marsh & Company, a public accounting firm based here, has merged with Bodine Perry LLC, a firm based in Canfield that also operates offices in Warren, Columbus and Naples, Florida. The merger took place earlier this year but was not formally announced until this month. Terms were not disclosed. J.P. Marsh […]

HUBBARD, Ohio -- J.P. Marsh & Company, a public accounting firm based here, has merged with Bodine Perry LLC, a firm based in Canfield that also operates offices in Warren, Columbus and Naples, Florida. The merger took place earlier this year but was not formally announced until this month. Terms...

Appalachian Storage Hub Topic of Conference June 7

CANONBSBURG, Pa. – The tidal wave of business resulting from gas and oil development in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays is the focus of a conference June 7 that will highlight the opportunities associated with the Appalachian Storage Hub. The storage hub is a $10 billion infrastructure project that will enable chemical processors, their […]

CANONBSBURG, Pa. – The tidal wave of business resulting from gas and oil development in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays is the focus of a conference June 7 that will highlight the opportunities associated with the Appalachian Storage Hub. The storage hub is a $10 billion infrastructure project that...

Riviera Creek’s Medical Marijuana Project on Schedule

Riviera Creek’s Medical Marijuana Project on Schedule

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Work on one of the first medical marijuana grow sites in Ohio is on schedule and its owners are confident the first harvest should be cultivated by the end of the year. “We plan — as soon as we get our license — to put the plants in, and with a little […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Work on one of the first medical marijuana grow sites in Ohio is on schedule and its owners are confident the first harvest should be cultivated by the end of the year. “We plan -- as soon as we get our license -- to put the plants...

On the Links, It’s Not Easy Being Green

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Standing atop the hill overlooking the final hole at Avalon Lakes Golf & Country Club, superintendent Josh Goodhart takes a look around and makes a quick observation. “There are more dandelions than I’d like,” he says. From where he stands, two dandelions are within sight. Around the course, a few clumps are […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Standing atop the hill overlooking the final hole at Avalon Lakes Golf & Country Club, superintendent Josh Goodhart takes a look around and makes a quick observation. “There are more dandelions than I’d like,” he says. From where he stands, two dandelions are within sight. Around the...

Study Finds No Groundwater Contamination from Fracking

Study Finds No Groundwater Contamination from Fracking

Editor’s Note: Story submitted by Jackie Stewart from Energy in Depth, an industry trade group. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The first ever and award winning Utica Shale study to examine the root source of methane linked to fracking has finally been published in a scientific journal. The long awaited multi-year University of Cincinnati groundwater study that found no […]

Editor's Note: Story submitted by Jackie Stewart from Energy in Depth, an industry trade group. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The first ever and award winning Utica Shale study to examine the root source of methane linked to fracking has finally been published in a scientific journal. The long awaited multi-year University of Cincinnati...

DoubleTree Downtown Welcomes Its First Guests

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Liz Petrie peeked into the window Tuesday morning of the new Bistro 1907. It wasn’t the first time, said Petrie, a budget analyst with Mahoning County. She and a coworker have been stopping by to check on the restaurant’s progress since work on it began. “We’re waiting. We cannot wait to have […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Liz Petrie peeked into the window Tuesday morning of the new Bistro 1907. It wasn’t the first time, said Petrie, a budget analyst with Mahoning County. She and a coworker have been stopping by to check on the restaurant’s progress since work on it began. “We’re waiting....

Sassy Girl Media Opens Office in YBI

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Sassy Girl Media, a digital marketing agency, has moved to Suite 307 in the main building of the Youngstown Business Incubator, 241 W. Federal St. downtown. The company, owned by Deanna Fusillo, specializes in digital marketing. Fusillo and Veronica Skopic cut the ribbon Tuesday at Sassy Girl’s new offices. The ad agency […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Sassy Girl Media, a digital marketing agency, has moved to Suite 307 in the main building of the Youngstown Business Incubator, 241 W. Federal St. downtown. The company, owned by Deanna Fusillo, specializes in digital marketing. Fusillo and Veronica Skopic cut the ribbon Tuesday at Sassy Girl's...

Kallok Joins Palo as Creative Marketer

Ryan Kallok has joined Palo Creative, Boardman, as a digital marketer. Kallok discovered his passion for marketing and design at a young age through an unsuspecting way, skateboarding. As an avid skateboarder, he made his own skateboard graphics and designed artwork for local skate parks. After high school, he studied business administration at Youngstown State […]

Ryan Kallok has joined Palo Creative, Boardman, as a digital marketer. Kallok discovered his passion for marketing and design at a young age through an unsuspecting way, skateboarding. As an avid skateboarder, he made his own skateboard graphics and designed artwork for local skate parks. After high school, he studied...