Business

Gift shop with unique spin opens

STEUBENVILLE — Ashley Byers likes surrounding herself with things that are sparkly and pretty, handmade or even just well-made. So it makes sense that when she opened her own gift shop in downtown Steubenville, she’d fill it with things she’d love to have in her own home. Her shop, ...

Dance studio gets a new location

FOLLANSBEE — During a 40-year venture in dance and cheering instruction, Joyce Mason and LuAnn Radcliffe only stalled once — when their studio at the city’s south end was flooded by backed-up storm drains in 2016. But the sisters have marked their ruby anniversary with the opening of ...

East Liverpool City Hospital receives ‘A’ rating

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Leapfrog Group awarded East Liverpool City Hospital an “A” for patient safety in its fall 2018 report card that grades hospitals for their efforts in protecting patients from harm, while Healthgrades gave the hospital a five-star rating for treatment of heart ...

Grand reopening

This-N-That Virtual Shoppe celebrated its grand reopening on Nov. 16 at its new location, 3356 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton. The business buys, sells and trades a variety of new and used video games and accessories, along with arcade machines. It is open 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 ...

Quick Takes

RECOGNIZED: Cedar One Realty in Wintersville has six Realtors who have reached more than $1 million in sales (an award of achievement) or $2.5 million in sales (an award of distinction) from July 1, 2017, through June 30, according to Ohio Realtor. Earning awards of achievement were Dale ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Glenn and Rebecca Swearingen Jr. to Nancy Swickard, lot 35, Original Toronto. Pamela Martin to Bennie Barner, 0.292 acre, Knox Township. Jennifer Weaver to Abigail Weaver, 36.709 acres, Knox Township. Peter ...

Chamber sends out a holiday challenge

STEUBENVILLE — The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce encourages local spending year-round, but the holidays are a time when its programs and events focus on it even more, officials explained. The goal of the chamber is to be a valuable resource that helps all of its members have as ...

Realtors Hall of Fame welcomes first class

NEW PHILADELPHIA — Six area Realtors have been honored as the first inductees into the East Central Association of Realtors Hall of Fame. Two individuals from each of the three areas served by the association were recognized during a ceremony held at the Schoenbrun Conference Center. The ...

REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Valerie Rossi to James Rossi, part lot 43, Beall & Steele Addition. James and Connie Miller to Eric Miller, 110 acres, Springfield Township. Laura Summers and Donald Whitehead to Midfirst Bank, lot 7, Lincoln ...

Treasure and trinkets

The Prodigal Daughter Treasures and Trinkets located at 164 N. Fourth St. in Steubenville is open following a ribbon-cutting ceremony held Tuesday at the store site. The shop carries a wide range of items and art, from quirky novelties and humorous art, to natural products such as soaps, ...