In The News

Jun 29, 2012 | The Youngstown Vindicator

Ryan seeks help for RG Steel employees

Issues: Economy
Jun 20, 2012 | Youngstown Vindicator

Agencies get $12M for training

May 30, 2012 | Youngstown Vindicator

YMHA completes $10M renovation of Brier Hill housing

May 23, 2012 | Youngstown Vindicator

Valley Leads State in Economic Growth, Analyst Says

Issues: Economy
Apr 25, 2012 | New York Times

As Demand Rises, Ohio’s Steel Mills Shake Off the Rust and Expand

Issues: Economy

CANTON, Ohio — The Ohio steel industry, led by a drilling boom in the gas and oil industry and a resuscitated demand for cars and light trucks, is growing again. Steel makers across the state are racing to keep pace with plans to add a total of two million square feet of production space at a cost of $1.5 billion.

Mar 14, 2012 | Youngstown Vindicator

Local company lands $8.4M DOD contract

Issues: Economy

An $8.4 million contract with the U.S. Department of Defense will allow a Youngstown company to provide science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education to students at 1,000 high schools over the next four years.

Mar 12, 2012 | Morning Joe

How young entrepreneurs are reviving the Rust Belt

March 12: Details Magazine's Jesse Ashlock joins Morning Joe to discuss a Rust Belt renaissance currently happening in the country. Ashlock cites young entrepreneurs who are helping to revive towns like Pittsburgh, Detroit and Cleveland.