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Wean Foundation grant to provide books for Lit Youngstown program

Wean Foundation grant to provide books for Lit Youngstown program

The $1,600 donation will provide books for approximately 400 children.
Valley lawmakers float $425M in COVID-19 relief for bars, restaurants and venues

Valley lawmakers float $425M in COVID-19 relief for bars, restaurants and venues

“The backbone of the Valley has always been small businesses such as the bar and restaurant industry and to provide them some level of relief during this difficult time is crucial," said state Rep. Al Cutrona.
BUSINESS UPDATES: General Extrusions looks to hire 12 workers

BUSINESS UPDATES: General Extrusions looks to hire 12 workers

Also among today's business updates: Farmers National Banc Corp.; QUICKmed Urgent Care; and BRITE Energy Innovators and EV Safe Charge.
WATCH | Secretary of State LaRose to 8-year-old Valley entrepreneur: 'You are an inspiration'

WATCH | Secretary of State LaRose to 8-year-old Valley entrepreneur: 'You are an inspiration'

He visited the Youngstown Business Incubator and met some of the Valley's youngest entrepreneurs, including 8-year-old A'nya Reynolds.
Bob Evans waitress killed by ex-boyfriend while working in restaurant, Canton police say

Bob Evans waitress killed by ex-boyfriend while working in restaurant, Canton police say

There is a history of domestic violence between the suspect and the victim.
Pfizer vaccine clinic set for Thursday at Trumbull fairgrounds

Pfizer vaccine clinic set for Thursday at Trumbull fairgrounds

Pre-registration is required on the state's vaccine sign-up portal. Trumbull County health officials have provided an access code.
Will Pfizer COVID vaccine need a third dose? Company CEO explains why that’s ‘likely’

Will Pfizer COVID vaccine need a third dose? Company CEO explains why that’s ‘likely’

More data is still needed, however, to confirm the need for a third dose or booster shot.
Budweiser will buy first round after you’ve been vaccinated for COVID. What to know

Budweiser will buy first round after you’ve been vaccinated for COVID. What to know

Budweiser is the latest major company to announce freebies for those who have gotten a COVID-19 vaccine.
Autism Society benefits after Rustbelt throwdown

Autism Society benefits after Rustbelt throwdown

Fundraiser held at Team BSS in Boardman raised $6,150 from participants and raffles.
Rep. Tim Ryan sets 'Voltage Valley' visit to BRITE in Warren

Rep. Tim Ryan sets 'Voltage Valley' visit to BRITE in Warren

BRITE, a local technology incubator, is on the receiving end of a $571,355 federal grant, allowing it to expand its services and help its clients create 200 new jobs.