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Survey: Ohio may lose 61 percent of its restaurants

Survey: Ohio may lose 61 percent of its restaurants

While 78 percent of Ohio restaurants have opened their dining rooms, nearly half are operating at less than 50 percent capacity.
Report: U.S. Postal Service contract could mean $800M for Lordstown Motors

Report: U.S. Postal Service contract could mean $800M for Lordstown Motors

An investment banking firm reported Friday it feels Workhorse Group is "the best fit" for an $8.1 billion U.S. Postal Service contract, which could be awarded soon.
New owners are adding new flavor to Landmark Restaurant

New owners are adding new flavor to Landmark Restaurant

Youngstown natives Matt Savon and Raphe Neapolitan worked together in Cleveland and plan to use their restaurant industry experience to bring fresh concepts to the popular breakfast and lunch spot.
BUSINESS UPDATES | MCCTC program receives Gene Haas Foundation grant

BUSINESS UPDATES | MCCTC program receives Gene Haas Foundation grant

Among today's business updates: Boardman Subaru and Every Dog Matters Rescue Group; Advanced Manufacturing and Applied Research Innovation Institute; Excalibur Barber Grooming Lounge; Ohio Next Energy Summit; Bon Secours Mercy Health; Sustainable Finance Hub meeting; Mahoning County Educational Service Center; and Westside Tire & Service.
Report: Ohio unemployment trend doesn’t follow COVID-19 restrictions

Report: Ohio unemployment trend doesn’t follow COVID-19 restrictions

“There is a strong correlation between a state’s restrictiveness and its unemployment rate,” Jill Gonzalez, a WalletHub analyst said.
Luxe Loft to host Botox For Broadway event for addiction service

Luxe Loft to host Botox For Broadway event for addiction service

Stephanie Mathews said the Saturday fundraiser for Broadway Recovery Services will feature raffles and local vendors.
Lordstown Motors to finalize public merger on Oct. 22

Lordstown Motors to finalize public merger on Oct. 22

If approved by stockholders, Lordstown Motors Corp. will become publicly traded on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RIDE."
About 840,000 U.S. workers file new claims for unemployment benefits

About 840,000 U.S. workers file new claims for unemployment benefits

In Ohio, 18,639 workers filed initial unemployment claims last week, according to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.
BUSINESS UPDATES | MacPherson & Company has ribbon-cutting, open house

BUSINESS UPDATES | MacPherson & Company has ribbon-cutting, open house

Among today's business updates: Youngstown Business & Professional Women; Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber’s Economic Forecast Breakfast; Bloomberg Eyecare; and AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.
Ohio hits milestone in funding for businesses to train employees

Ohio hits milestone in funding for businesses to train employees

The TechCred program gives employers a chance to create new skills for current and future employees and receive up to $2,000 per credential when those employees complete technology-focused training.