Good Morning! Market Intel for Jan. 13, 2020

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – News that Boscov’s, a century-old department store chain based in Reading, Pa., is coming to Eastwood Mall in Niles topped the charts last week, followed by an update on opposition to establishing an entertainment district at the Southern Park Mall in Boardman.

News of giving back to the community was popular as well. Two Beaver Local High School graduates donated $1 million to the district for a new turf football field and other upgrades. One of those graduates is Denver Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe.

Rounding out the top five stories was news that Joy Cone plans to invest $10 million to expand, for the third time, its plant in Hermitage, Pa.

Last Week’s Top-5 Stories | The Business Journal, Youngstown Publishing Company

  1. Boscov’s Bringing Selection, Service to Eastwood Mall
  2. Boscov’s Confirms It’s Coming to Eastwood Mall
  3. Opponents of Mall Entertainment District Plan to Keep Fighting
  4. NFL Player, Alumnus Donate $1M to Beaver Local District
  5. Joy Cone to Invest $10M in Hermitage Plant Expansion

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