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Pictured is the therapy staff of the Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association. Together the staff represents nearly 110 years of experience in their fields. (Submitted photo)

SVNA nears a century of service

SALEM — Salem Area Visiting Nurse Association (SVNA) is approaching 100 years of service to the region. Originally started in 1919 under the National Red Cross, the SVNA was abandoned by the Red Cross in 1950 and Salem Home Nursing became incorporated as a non-profit agency in 1950. A ...

CHANGE selected to ‘Focus on People’ cohort

WEIRTON— ICF International on behalf of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has selected CHANGE Inc. as a member of the 2017 Focus on People with Disabilities Cohort. The convening was scheduled May 8-9 at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. Training was to be provided on several ...

Hamilton letters about start of U.S. financial system for sale

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ten letters by Alexander Hamilton documenting the birth of the U.S. financial system are for sale in Philadelphia. The letters are valued at $150,000. They span Hamilton’s term as President George Washington’s treasury secretary and relate to the founding of the ...

Business Highlights

House OKs GOP health bill, a step toward Obamacare repeal WASHINGTON — Relieved Republicans muscled their health care bill through the House Thursday, taking their biggest step toward dismantling the Obama health care overhaul since Donald Trump took office. They won passage only after ...

Technology companies, banks take stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose Monday as big technology companies like Apple continued to rally. Investors bought stocks and sold bonds and gold after Congress agreed to a deal that will keep the government operating for the rest of the fiscal year. Technology companies have set the pace ...

Business Briefs

SRMC announces Columbiana location SALEM — Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is announcing the launch of its newest location for physician practices and diagnostic services at Firestone Farms TownCenter in Columbiana. “This project is part of SRMC’s strategic plan to place outreach ...

Columbiana County Property Transfers

Butler Township Kyle and Melissa Crowl to Alan and Carrie Zielinski, home on Winona Road; $160,000. Columbiana George and Christine Lunger to Daniel and Megan Halverstadt, home on Stanton Avenue; $155,000. East Liverpool Penny and George Davis Jr. to Kathryn Nixon, home on Jennings ...