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PNC gives to pre-K programs

PNC has donated more than $57,000 to support eight pre-kindergarten education programs in the Mahoning Valley through the bank’s PNC Grow Up Great initiative. Grow Up Great is a $500 million, multi-year, bilingual initiative to support early childhood education. Awarded grants ...

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AVI GROWS PRESENCE AT FOOTBALL HOF: AVI Foodsystems in partnership with Starbucks will be part of the Constellation Center for Excellence at the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls in Canton. AVI Foodsystems will operate the site’s Starbucks location, which is expected to open ...

Hollywood Austintown wagering continues to fall

AUSTINTOWN —- Wagering on video lottery terminals in May at Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley Race Course fell 3.7 percent from the previous month, marking the second down month in a row at the racino. Still, bettors in May wagered $146.5 million, according to the latest numbers from the ...

Casino gambling in Ohio slips slightly

Staff report WARREN — Revenue at Ohio's four casinos slipped a bit in May after two record-setting months in March and April, but it remained high as people became more comfortable going out to spend pent-up entertainment dollars. In May, revenue eclipsed $86.8 million, about 6.1 percent ...

Trumbull, Mahoning jobless rates decline

WARREN — Trumbull and Mahoning counties knocked down their jobless rates last month from April, and May’s numbers are about three times better than last year during the thick of the viral outbreak. The latest unemployment numbers from the state have Trumbull County’s jobless rate at ...

Details of Workhorse Group suit against USPS released

Cincinnati-based Workhorse Group, which makes last-mile electric delivery vehicles, claims in a lawsuit the U.S. Postal Service acted “without rational basis” when it awarded a $6 billion manufacturing contract to a competitor for the mail carrier’s next-gen delivery truck. The ...