Business

Apple tries to take a bite out of credit card industry

Apple is rolling out a credit card that it says is designed to do things no other card can. So how does it actually stack up? It looks different from a traditional credit card — there’s no number on the front and the users’ name is etched in metal. The card expands the company’s ...

BEAVER CREEK REALTORS

The Beaver Creek Area Association of REALTORS held its annual Inaugural meeting Feb. 22 at Lock 24 Restaurant. Elected to new 3-year terms on the Board of Directors were Anna Frantz of RE/MAX Valley Real Estate; Barbara Stamp of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Northwood Realty Services; Sara ...

DeWine wants nearly $1B for Lake Erie, waterways

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine wants to spend nearly $1 billion on water quality projects to clean up toxic algae in Lake Erie and protect other lakes and rivers throughout the state. The money would come out of this year’s new state budget, which DeWine will reveal Friday, and all ...

US stock indexes end mostly higher, extending market’s gains

Technology and health care companies led U.S. stock indexes mostly higher Tuesday, building on the market’s solid gains from a day earlier. Boeing weighed down the Dow Jones Industrial Average for a second day as shares in the aircraft maker fell amid safety concerns following another ...

Columbiana County Property Transfers

Butler Township Hidden Creek of Route 62 to R. Mark Shivers Trust, property on Wooddale Drive; $35,900. Center Township Gary and Ame Little to George Crawford, home on state Route 45; $59,000. East Liverpool U.S. Bank National Association to STG Properties, home at 651 Spring Grove ...

Another successful year for First Choice America

WEIRTON, W.Va. — First Choice America Credit Union continued to make significant progress in 2018, despite strong competition and a tepid economy. The Credit Union moved steadily forward with the excellent performance of a dedicated employee team and the tremendous support and loyalty of its ...

Cafaro Co. buys Dillard’s in Boardman

WARREN — A subsidiary of property and mall developer the Cafaro Company has purchased the building of the soon-to-be closed Dillard’s department store at the Southern Park Mall. The sale for $8.92 million closed Wednesday — the same day Dillard’s announced it would be closing its ...

Donation Benefits SRMC Foundation

Representatives from Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and FirstLight Home Care recently presented a check for $2,672 to Salem Regional Medical Center’s (SRMC) Foundation. The generous donation was raised as a result of last November’s “Hearts and Arts Wellness and Craft Expo,” ...

MARDI GRAS DONATION

First Choice America Credit Union renewed its Silver Level sponsorship to the Rotary Club of Weirton Heights for its annual Mardi Gras Charity Ball scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at Williams Golf and Country Club. Pictured (from left) Scott E. Winwood, President and CEO of the Credit ...

Moore posthumously honored by the Counseling Center

LISBON — On Feb. 6, 2019, at the monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Counseling Center, Martha E. Moore, was posthumously honored for her extensive service and generosity. At the meeting, her three surviving sons, Benjamin B. Moore of New York City and Robert N. Moore and ...