Work force appointees
YOUNGSTOWN -- Gov. Bob Taft appointed two Youngstown residents to the state's Local Option Workforce Investment Board, which serves as a liaison between the Governor's Workforce Policy Board and the 43 designated local work force areas in the state. Appointed are Michael K. Write, testing and training coordinator for Mahoning County Chemical Dependency Program Inc., and JoAnn Greene Blunt, a licensed nursing home administrator for Danridge's Burgundi Manor.
Honors for veterans
WARREN -- An open house will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Trumbull County Employment Office, 684 N. Park Ave., to honor veterans. Employers and the VA mobile clinic will be on hand.