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New Waterford looks at speeding

NEW WATERFORD – As New Waterford held its monthly council meeting last week, a few members of the community were present to express concerns of excessive speeding in various parts of the village. In order to address the problem, Mayor Shane Patrone said that the village will make ...

Nutrition focus at new cafe

COLUMBIANA — The challenges of opening a business exist all of the time. Those challenges are magnified even more during a health pandemic. Despite the obstacles caused by the COVID-19 virus, Paige Baker and Ivan Adu-Poku pursued the opening of Columbiana Nutrition, a healthy cafe, at 18 ...

Leaders weigh COVID response

LISBON – Since the rise and spread of COVID-19, leaders in the county have had to come up with new and creative ways to ensure safety, while attempting to remain positive and lead through the change. Leadership Columbiana County organized three roundtable discussions of experts to discuss the ...

Businesses land over $43M in COVID loans

LISBON —Approximately 167 Columbiana County businesses received a minimum of $43.6 million in loans under the federal Payroll Protection Program. created to help businesses keep their workers employed during government’s initial response to the COVID-19 crisis, the PPP loans ranged from ...

Businesses land over $43M in COVID loans

LISBON —Approximately 167 Columbiana County businesses received a minimum of $43.6 million in loans under the federal Payroll Protection Program. created to help businesses keep their workers employed during government’s initial response to the COVID-19 crisis, the PPP loans ranged from ...

Potters Progress Cleanup Day held in East Liverpool

EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool community got together for a community cleanup on Saturday. It is all part of the Potters Progress Cleanup Day, an initiative created and hosted by the mayor, Greg Bricker. This was the fifth cleanup event that the city has hosted. For the past few ...

Salem Elks aid Bycroft School

Submitted photo Kim Chapman, exalted ruler of Salem Elks Lodge 305, presents a $1,400 check to Andrew Garber, principal of the Robert Bycroft School, to help with purchasing learning tools for students with cerebral palsy and other learning difficulties. The money was provided through the CP ...

Alta Brandonisio to mark 100th birthday

Alta Brandonisio to mark 100th birthday Alta Brandonisio will be celebrating her 100th birthday July 22. She was born near Bergholz, Ohio to James E. and Maggie Maple McLain on July 22, 1920. Alta moved to Salineville when she was a young girl and has lived there most of her life. She ...

Kent State University students honored

Dr. David Dees, dean and CAO of Kent State University at East Liverpool and Salem, announced students named to the Spring 2020 President’s or Dean’s lists. To qualify for the President’s List, students must have a 4.0 grade point average and must have completed 15 or more credit hours ...