Business

ROME REPORT — Wheeling Hospital cardiovascular surgeon Dr. David Haybron, seated, and Dr. Bipin Shrestha have returned from Rome, where they presented a case report they co-authored at the annual meeting of the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. Shrestha is a family medicine resident at the hospital.	
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Wheeling Hospital physicians make presentation to Rome conference

WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital cardiovascular surgeon Dr. David Haybron and family medicine resident Dr. Bipin Shrestha presented a case report at the annual meeting of the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. The annual meeting was held in June in Rome. ...

NEW hanlin award

Recognized

Jane M. Hanlin, Jefferson County prosecutor and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, was presented with an award during the 43rd-annual Federal Law Seminar in Oxford. Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael Hunter, right, and Hanlin were recognized by Benjamin C. Glassman, U.S. Attorney for the Southern ...

Rev. Cummings named to W.Va. health authority

WHEELING — The Rev. Darrell Cummings of Wheeling was named Wednesday as a member of the newly reconstituted West Virginia Health Care Authority. Gov. Jim Justice appointed Cummings to a five-year term on the board, effective immediately and continuing through June 30, 2023. Active as a ...

Browns stadium shine may be from fire danger

In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor that “soars 33 stories into the air.” Those same panels — Reynobond ...

Alexa’s link to Kenmore appliances a way to Sears future

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears will begin selling its appliances on Amazon.com, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon’s voice assistant, Alexa. The announcement Thursday sent shares of Sears soaring more than 18 percent at the opening bell. The tie-up with the ...

Quick takes

EXCELLENCE: Leavitt Group recently awarded Wheeling-based Fahey-Leavitt Insurance Agency with an “Agency Excellence Award.” Mike Fahey, local co-owner of the agency, accepted the award during Leavitt Group’s annual conference held this year in Scottsdale, Ariz. “Being part of ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transaction were recorded in Jefferson County: Michelina Carducci to Michelina Carducci and Frank Carducci, lot 12, Green Acres (survivorship). Manuel and Carol Garcia Jr. to Ashley Bradley, 0.56 acre, Smithfield Township. Judith Lucas to Christopher and Amy ...

Levin Furniture owner and President Robert Levin said his business will return to the Ohio Valley Mall. — Contributed

Levin Furniture moving back to Ohio Valley Mall

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — An old tenant of the Ohio Valley Mall will return in the near future. Levin Furniture recently celebrated its 97th anniversary in business with the loyal customer base it has built over the years. The company operates 32 stores in Pennsylvania and Ohio, and it moved an ...

Bass Pro Shops buying Cabela’s

TRIADELPHIA — Cabela’s shareholders agreed Tuesday to sell the outdoor outfitter to rival Bass Pro Shops for roughly $4 billion, or $61.50 per share. This means the store and distribution center that were the first tenants of the development now known as the Highlands in Ohio County will ...

Local organizations receive grants from Gulfport Energy

NELSONVILLE — Four organizations that serve local residents are among the 13 groups that will receive more than $40,000 in grants from the Gulfport Energy Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. The recipients are nonprofit and public organizations in Belmont, Guernsey, Harrison, ...