Business

Orthopedic surgeon joins Trinity

STEUBENVILLE — Dr. Michael Michael Hromanik, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, has joined Trinity Health System. Originally from the Pittsburgh area, Hromanik holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and a master’s in physical therapy from the University of Pittsburgh. Hromanik ...

Follansbee industries recognized

FOLLANSBEE — The Follansbee Chamber of Commerce recently recognized four local industries for the role they play in the economy and community. In observance of National Manufacturing Week, the chamber held a reception honoring the leaders and staff of Wheeling-Nisshin Inc., Mountain State ...

Quick Takes

UPGRADE: Safety regulators are ordering that engine software be replaced on some Airbus passenger jets because of a problem that has caused pilots to abort several takeoffs in cold weather. The order covers 82 engines on planes registered in the United States. The engines were built by CFM ...

Huntington to close branch in Salineville

LISBON — The Huntington National Bank branch in Salineville will close Jan. 8, the only branch in Columbiana County to suffer that fate as part of a consolidation plan announced last week. Salineville branch customers first started receiving letters late last week advising them the office at ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Frank Uhas (deceased) to Mintha Uhas, metes, Springfield Township. Robert Grant to John and Janet Dinofrio, 0.281 acre, Steubenville Township (survivorship). Wilma Wilson (deceased) to Patricia Walker, 0.12 acre, ...

Longtime W-N official honored

FOLLANSBEE — A local industrial leader and active community member has retired after working for more than 30 years in the Ohio Valley. Members of the Follansbee Chamber of Commerce wanted to express their appreciation for the efforts of Noboru “Ricky” Onishi, former head of ...

JCSWD holds 74th-annual banquet

WINTERSVILLE — The owners of a Wayne Township farm received the conservation farmer of the year award when the Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District held its 74th-annual meeting and banquet Monday at St. Florian Hall. Carl and Lee Kithcart were recognized for their efforts, which ...

Quick Takes

NEW STAFF: Cedar One Realty, with a local office in Wintersville and a new office in Carrollton, has two new agents and an office manager. New agent Tait Carter will be working out of the Carrollton office located at 8 Main St. A native of Carroll County, she previously worked as the ...

Downtown Bakery 60th anniversary celebration

Downtown Bakery, 151 S. Fourth St., Steubenville, celebrated its 60th anniversary with a ribbon-cutting on Monday. Among those on hand for the event were, from left, Rain Lucas, Shana Wydra and Jenn Cesta, Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce ambassadors; Janet McLaughlin, chamber investor ...

EORH recognized for organ donation promotion

MARTINS FERRY — East Ohio Regional Hospital has been recognized with platinum status for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration. The campaign ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Housing & Urban Development to Cliffside Investors LLC, lots 221-224, JA Langfitts. John Quattrone (deceased) to Joseph Quattrone, lot 4, Sunrise Manor. Daniel P. Spence (deceased) to Daniel J. Spence and Ashley ...

Area native named top Realtor

COLUMBUS — Ralph Mantica, a native of Steubenville, was named Realtor of the Year during the Ohio Realtors 108th-annual Convention and Expo held Sept. 16-18. The owner and broker of Kinzeler Realty in Dayton, Mantica was nominated by the Dayton Realtors. Mantica, who has been a Realtor ...

Grand opening

A grand opening for Envy Salon 3 at 314 S. Hollywood Blvd. was held on Tuesday. On hand to help with the celebration were, from left, Janet McLaughlin, Jefferson County Chamber investor relations coordinator; salon owners Jennifer Lallone, Rachal Schrader and Dayna Baird; Steubenville Mayor ...

Repairs Plus opens in Toronto

Repairs Plus, formerly located at the Fort Steuben Mall, has a new home at 208 Main St. in Toronto. On hand for the grand opening of the business on Sept. 20 were, from left, Will Coburn; Don Clarke, vice president of the Toronto Coalition for Revitalization; Nick Stewart; Dawn Crow, owner; ...

Mean Old Dog Vapes opens in Toronto

A grand opening for the Mean Old Dog Vapes at 313 Main St., Toronto, was held recently. The business features social media sites on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and part of the proceeds at the pet-friendly shop go to the Jefferson County Humane Society, according to business owners. On hand ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Justin and Kimberly Yensen to Robert Dayton Jr. and Emily Dutcher, metes, Mount Pleasant Township. Pinkerton Rentals LLC to David Drylie, lot 199, Pleasant Heights Addition Poplar Springs. Mary Ann Duleky to James and ...

QUICK TAKES

WORKSHOP: A business start-up workshop is being offered by the Small Business Development Center on Oct. 8 at Kent State University-Tuscarawas. The workshop, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., will provide an overview of issues related to starting and operating a business. Issues covered ...

Wellsburg restaurant offers variety of food, drink

WELLSBURG — Necol Dunson said she chose the name Dovetail Fire & Ale for her new restaurant at 735 Charles St. because she envisions it as a place where people can come together. And, the restaurant’s menu is designed to appeal to a diverse customer base, from retirees strarting their ...

Industrial parks are thriving

BARNESVILLE — The two industrial parks in the Barnesville area are thriving with the influx of oil and gas interests. Larry Merry, Belmont County Port Authority director, presented an update on progress at the parks to Belmont County Commissioners J.P. Dutton, Josh Meyer and Mark ...

Grand opening

A grand opening for the State Farm Insurance Agency owned by Dan Stephens was held Thursday. Among those on hand for the ribbon-cutting and open house were Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Brad Degenkolb and Samantha Yanik; agent Brenda Lavoie; Ambassador Jenn Cesta; agent ...