Business

Giving back

The Peoples Bank of Mount Pleasant and its employees recently donated cleaning supplies and toiletry items for distribution to residents in area communities. Employees collected more than 160 items, with the bank also contributing. More than 320 items were split between the Dillonvale/Mount ...

Technology helps enhance emergency response time

WHEELING — To enhance quick response to cardiac emergencies, Wheeling Hospital donated $99,000 worth of cardiac care equipment recently to four fire departments in Ohio County for use on ambulances. The hospital purchased three Zoll Mobile Cardiac Event Monitors and a Zoll AutoPulse for EMS ...

Firm is banking on the boom

MARTINS FERRY — Motorists on state Route 7 in Martins Ferry may have noticed a new white building being erected in the city’s industrial park area. The new building, which is made of stretched plastic, is being used by a company supplying heavy equipment to the local gas and oil industry ...

J.Jones Evening Wear celebrates move into Wheeling

WHEELING — A formal wear store that opened a downtown Wheeling location during the winter finally got a chance to celebrate its arrival. J.Jones Evening Wear, which opened its Wheeling location on Jan. 20, sits on the corner of Main and 10th streets. It celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ...

Quick take

NEW AGENT: Sellitti Realty’s James J. Sellitti, broker/owner, and Sheena Sellitti have announced the addition of new agent Connor Mogan to the business. Mogan holds a real estate sales license in West Virginia and is a member of the National Association of Realtors, West Virginia ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: John Abdalla (deceased) to Rose Abdalla, lot 11, Fernwood Estates No. 2; 1 acre, Saline Township; 467 square feet, 0.202 acre, 3,960 square feet, Knox Township; and 0.28 acre, Saline Township. James Mottice (deceased) ...

Ball rolling on Highlands sports complex

WHEELING — The Ohio County Development Authority has approved a $4.2 million bid to build the initial, main phase of a sports complex at the Highlands. The winning bidder was Colaianni Construction Inc. of Dillionvale. The company had the lowest, complete bid out of a total of six bids ...

Assure America is named an Erie Insurance Giving Network Agency of Year

WEIRTON — Assure America Corp. has been named an Erie Insurance Giving Network Agency of the Year for its commitment to ongoing community service. The award recognizes agencies demonstrating extraordinary community involvement efforts, according to officials. Winners are chosen by a ...

Perfect survey

Gables Care Center received a perfect score on this year’s survey conducted by the Ohio Department of Health and the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services. The survey determines compliance with rules and regulations established by the state and federal government. Gables was found to be ...

Metro PCS holds grand opening

Metro PCS held a grand opening on June 12, joined by representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce and the city of Weirton, at its new location at 255 Penco Road in Weirton. The business provides mobile phones and service plans, accessories and more. For information, call (304) ...