Meeting planned to discuss zoning rules

Meeting planned to discuss zoning rules

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Weathersfield Township Zoning Commission will have a public hearing at 7 p.m. Wednesday to discuss changes to zoning regulations regarding oil and gas.

The proposed changes would require drilling companies to register with the township’s zoning commission before starting any drilling operations and would include a nonrefundable registration fee.

The proposed zoning rules also include setback requirements among other zoning changes.

Educators plan safety workshop


A produce safety workshop will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Mahoning County Extension Office at 490 S. Broad St.

Educators will share details on keeping produce safe, training family members/employees and getting ready for potential audits.

To register or for information go to

FNB opens new office in Canfield


First National Bank is opening a new office in the township. It is slated to begin operations Dec. 3.

The Canfield office is at the intersection of U.S. Route 224 and Tippecanoe Road in Creekside Place.

Group announces inaugural class


The Mahoning Valley Young Professionals, in partnership with the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, have announced the inaugural class of honorees for the 25 Under 35 Awards.

The 2012 honorees are Ian J. Beniston, Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp.; Brian Forward, Mahoning Valley Vacuum; Melanie Gemmell, Cafaro Co.; Daniel C. Havalo, U.S. Steel Corp.; Joshua Hiznay, the law offices of Joshua R. Hiznay LLC; Brandy Kelly Gilea, Turning Point Counseling Services; Kelly J. Kiraly, Bury Financial Group; Geoffrey Korff, Quaker City Castings; Claudia Kovach, City Machine Technologies, Inc.; Brian Laraway, Bury Financial Group; Tara Mady, United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley; Karen McCallum, Boardman Township Park; Laura J. McCaskey, Youngstown State University; Ellie Platt, Platt Insurance Group LLC; Mathew Polinsky, Belleria Pizzeria; Nicole Ramson, Packer Thomas; Roxann Sebest, WKBN/WYTV; Ryan Silvashy, Falcon Foundry; John B. Slanina, Revere Data; Anthony Spano, Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley; Alexa Sweeney Blackann, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC; Beth Ann Tabak, Park Vista of Youngstown; Jordan Taylor, Mahoning Valley Scrappers; Kera A. Thompson, St. Joseph Health Center; and Melissa Willamson Cherne, Youngstown City Schools.

Vindicator staff reports

Selected local stocks


Aqua America, .66, 24.96 —.20

Avalon Holdings,3.95—.08

Clear Channel, .73 72.00 —.93

Cortland Bancorp, 10.05.00

Farmers Nat., .125.99 .28

First Energy, 2.20, 42.48—.43

FirstMerit Corp., .64,13.52 .02

First Niles Financial, .32,6.75.00

First Place Fin., .025.00

FNB Corp., .48,10.65.24

General Motors,25.04.32

General Electric, .68,21.00.11

Motors Liquidation, .0422.00

Huntington Bank, .16, 6.16.01

JP Morgan Chase, 1.20,40.62.22

Key Corp, .20,8.29.04

LaFarge, 14.65 .28

Macy’s, .80, 38.93—.08

Parker Hannifin, 1.64, 79.09.57

PNC, 1.60,56.26.01

RTI Intl. Metals,23.11.12

Simon Prop. Grp.,4.40,152.00—2.16

Stoneridge 4.90 .11

United Community Fin. 3.53.14

Selected prices at 4 p.m. Friday. Provided by Stifel Nicolaus. Not to be construed as an offer or recommendation to buy or sell any security.

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