Business

Levin Furniture owner and President Robert Levin said his business will return to the Ohio Valley Mall. — Contributed

Levin Furniture moving back to Ohio Valley Mall

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — An old tenant of the Ohio Valley Mall will return in the near future. Levin Furniture recently celebrated its 97th anniversary in business with the loyal customer base it has built over the years. The company operates 32 stores in Pennsylvania and Ohio, and it moved an ...

Bass Pro Shops buying Cabela’s

TRIADELPHIA — Cabela’s shareholders agreed Tuesday to sell the outdoor outfitter to rival Bass Pro Shops for roughly $4 billion, or $61.50 per share. This means the store and distribution center that were the first tenants of the development now known as the Highlands in Ohio County will ...

Local organizations receive grants from Gulfport Energy

NELSONVILLE — Four organizations that serve local residents are among the 13 groups that will receive more than $40,000 in grants from the Gulfport Energy Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. The recipients are nonprofit and public organizations in Belmont, Guernsey, Harrison, ...

Eat’n Park wins award for safety

PITTSBURGH — Eat’n Park Hospitality Group Inc. has won the 2017 Food Allergy Award in the best tood allergy training category by AllerTrain by MenuTrinfo, a leader in food allergy and gluten-free training. The awards honor restaurants and universities that are at the forefront of food ...

Quick Takes

PASSES EXAM: Megan DeGori, a nurse practitioner for Dr. Himanshu Desai with Trinity Health System, recently passed the Aspen Nutritional exam. Desai was one of the first 250 physicians in the country to become certified in nutritional support and now has two certified nutrition support ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Cynthia Taylor (deceased) to Evelyn Kulhawik and others, 5,000 square feet, Smithfield Township. Earl Pethtel (deceased) to Beverly Pethtel, 2.057 acres, Springfield Township. Donna Tice (deceased) to Denise Smith, ...

Perkins Restaurant and Bakery owner Frank Carolla shows off artwork specially commissioned to recognize Perkins’ 15 years of community involvement in the local area. — Contributed

Perkins notes 15 years in Wheeling community

Perkins Restaurant and Bakery is celebrating 15 years of countless meals served, hundreds of people employed and hundreds of thousands of dollars donated to various Ohio Valley causes. Community involvement and philanthropy have been a hallmark of owner Frank Carolla’s personal philosophy ...

The Ohio County Development Authority is discussing the viability of constructing an indoor/outdoor recreation center at the Highlands. — Joselyn King

Recreation center in play for future at the Highlands

WHEELING — The fun is just starting for a plan to build an indoor/outdoor recreation center at the Highlands. Ohio County Commissioner Randy Wharton — also president of the Ohio County Development Authority — confirms the county is in preliminary stages of exploring construction of a ...

Quick Takes

PROMOTED: Lori Hamrock Criss became the new chief executive officer of the Ohio Council of Behavioral Health and Family Services Providers on July 1. “Lori’s passion for the provision of service, team building and attention to detail along with her experience in working with stakeholders ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: David and Donna Iachini to Harmonium Project Inc., part lots 20-21, Ross Second. Leon Camerlengo, trustee, to Tom Garvey, lot 16, Samuel & Tracy proposed. Juanita and Alan Harding to Juanita Harding, 1.004 ...