The Mahoning Valley unemployment rate dipped down to 5.1 percent in December.
The Boardman company will bring more than 70 jobs to the southwestern Ohio community.
In 2000, the Taylors received news that Oldsmobile would no longer be produced, and then they found success in the Kia brand.
Bottom Dollar locations in Youngstown and Warren officially closed on Monday.
Ohio State University Buckeyes fan Jim Mullally of Poland shows off some of his OSU memorabilia, including a helmet signed by Archie Griffin, in his basement, which is painted Buckeye scarlet and gray.
Year-to-date numbers released in November by the Youngstown/Columbiana Association of Realtors and the Warren Area Board of Realtors show increases and decreases in closed sales in the Mahoning Valley.
It was another positive year for auto sales in the nation and in the Mahoning Valley.
H&M will open in the summer and two stores will be remodeled at Southern Park.
Frank Hierro will focus his efforts at Home Savings in commercial and business lending.
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Maryola Stemple of Warren, center, and Brenda Zannetakk of Lordstown place food items into a box Thomas Clunen of Youngstown pushes through the assembly line at the Care and Share event at United Auto Workers Local 1112 Hall in Warren.
The president of a local software development company doesn’t think there really is a limit to his company’s growth.
Auto makers have jumped on the bandwagon for holiday deals.
Nationally, 2,610 were penalized including multiple hospitals in the Mahoning Valley were hit with penalties from the federal government for Medicare readmissions.
Sam Messina, the former human-resources director at Westinghouse Electric’s Sharon plant, continues to resolve problems of former workers of the plant and their familes.
Guests will enjoy a whimsical gingerbread experience this year at Fellows Riverside Gardens.
Lowellville Huntington will close Dec. 30.
The Cruze saw an increase in sales by 25 percent from last year and overall the Cruze is up for the year by 11 percent.
The Canfield farm offers seven different types of trees.
Metallic snowflakes waft from the ceiling of the G.M. McKelvey store on West Federal Street in this Vindy file photo from Nov. 26, 1961. For most of the 20th century, McKelvey’s and Strouss’ department stores served as anchors for holiday shopping in the downtown. McKelvey’s was acquired by the Higbee Co. and closed its downtown store in 1982. Strouss’ closed in 1986.
Gracylane prepares top lines for holiday shopping.
Local postal workers Tom Harrison of Canfield, left, and Brian Furbee of Youngstown attend the American Postal Workers Union Local 443 National Action Day to stop the closing of the Youngstown mail-processing and distribution center. The session was Friday at the Covelli Centre.
A new industrial park will be developed on 173.5 acres of vacant industrial property adjacent to the General Motors plant with potential to employ up to 1,500.
New and used car sales were up 6.6 percent from last October and nearly 5 percent for the year.
Youngstown native Chris London, pastor of New Vision Baptist Church, said he has shopped at Bottom Dollar Food on Glenwood Avenue since it opened in February 2012 because of its convenience for him.
The bank's charter was established in 1889.
Recently opened Color Vanity Beautique in Boardman offers speciality skin care, make up and hair services.
Printing 3D Parts Inc. of Liberty hosted its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday.
Though they differ in amounts, three auto analysts say General Motors will weigh in with an increase in car sales for October 2014 next week.
Youngstown State University officials cut the ribbon on a new X-Ray Diffraction Laboratory that is second to none in Ohio and among the top in the nation.
Scott Frost, marketing director for Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course, said the Austintown facility is approaching 50,000 members in its Marquee Rewards program and has been encouraged by the steady stream of customers since opening Sept. 17.
Multiple stations within the Youngstown area reported gas prices below $3 on Thursday
The Cafaro Co. will relocate its headquarters from its Youngstown offices on Belmont Avenue to the Cafaro-owned Eastwood Mall Complex in Niles. This photo taken recently shows builders working on the 50,000-square-foot location.
ROBERT K. YOSAY | THE VINDICATOR Greg Greenwood, left, and Nick Amendola stand with a 2015 champagne-colored Cruze. The new Lordstown-built Cruze comes with a face-lift and 4G LTE with Wi-Fi availability.
Casey Hillman, farm manager for Tim Hamm at his horse farm in Ellwsorth Township, relaxes with Navigator’s Daughter, who recently ran at the thoroughbred track at Presque Isle Downs and Casino in Erie, Pa. Hamm plans to race some of his horses at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course in Austintown when its thoroughbred-racing season begins Nov. 24.
General Motors Lordstown’s Plant Manager Steve Notar Donato shows off the new 2015 Cruze at the Community Appreciation Day on Friday at the complex. Seven local nonprofits were awarded grants totaling $100,000 from the GM Foundation on Friday and the new Cruze was shipped out for commerce.
The official ribbon-cutting ceremony for Eastwood Mall took place Sept. 17, 1969, when William M. Cafaro was president of the Cafaro Co. He and his wife, Alyce, above center, welcomed many community leaders and others, including Wendy Danscomb, Miss USA 1969. The mall, Cafaro's third, has grown into a mega-retail, entertainment complex, and the company he founded is now the largest privately-held mall developer in the country.
The combined Valley unemployment rate for August 2014 was 5.9 percent compared to 7.9 in August 2013.
Local government officials, Penn National Gaming and others sent thanks at Wednesday's opening of Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course.
Maria Morales of Austintown.. walks to player services to cash in her winnings on opening day at Hollywood Gaming in
How to get to the racino — and navigate the traffic that comes with the grand opening today
Two 3-D printing companies established by Youngstown State University engineering students and graduates desire to built top 3-D printers.
Landscapers from Enviroscapes work on the front entrance of the Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course off state Route 46 in Austintown. Work to prepare for next Wednesday’s opening of the racino is expected to be complete this weekend.
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The 168th Canfield Fair ribbon cutting took place 10 a.m. Thursday.
This year there is a chance for fairgoers of the 168th Canfield Fair to share the love they have for the fair with love locks on The BIG LOCK rooster outside of the Fine Arts building inside the fairgrounds.
August has the lowest average transaction price of the year at $29,296, according to TrueCar.com data.
The county makes up 15 percent of the $4.1 billion in total tourism sales in Appalachian region, according to TourismOhio.
Visitors are big business in Mahoning County, according to a Tourism Economics report.