FirstEnergy enters dealwith supermarket chain
AKRON -- FirstEnergy Solutions Corp., a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has signed Giant Eagle to a four-year contract for the supply of electricity to 74 of the chain's grocery stores and warehouse facilities in Ohio. FirstEnergy is the parent company of Ohio Edison.
Jobless rate increasesin Sharon metro area
SHARON, Pa. -- The unemployment rate for the Sharon metropolitan area rose from 4.2 percent in October to 4.8 percent in November, according to Pennsylvania officials. The jobless rate in November 2000 was 5.1 percent.
New regional magazinetargets physicians
CANFIELD -- The premier issue of M.D. NEWS magazine in the Mahoning and Shenango Valley areas will be released in February. M.D. NEWS is a local business and lifestyle magazine for physicians which will be published bimonthly and mailed to 3,000 physicians and surgeons in Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana counties in Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence counties in Pennsylvania. Lori D. Putt is publisher. For information, call (330) 270-3687.
Vindicator staff reports