Business

Carroll Electric lauds workers safety record

CARROLLTON - Carroll Electric Cooperative Inc. is celebrating five years with no lost-time accidents, an achievement that does not happen by accident, according to Larry Fenbers, CEO/general manager."Even one year without a lot-time accident is a huge accomplishment and speaks to the commitment ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Robert and Alice Rhodes RARRE Limited to Gobblers Knob LLC, 85.6348 acres, Springfield Township.Andrea Prosko to Robert and Adriana Kirkman, part lots 9-10, Elsey Ekey Subdivision.CR Properties 2015 LLC to Thomas and Grace ...

Bayer plant changes hands

One of the Ohio Valley's larger employers has adopted a new identity - Covestro.Bayer MaterialScience is operating under the Covestro name. The company is an independent subsidiary of Bayer AG.Headquartered in Germany, Covestro is a multi-national corporation with 30 production sites worldwide ...

BirdFish Brewing opens in Columbiana

COLUMBIANA - Three Northeast Ohio friends are sharing their hobby with the city, and bringing other local businesses on board to share in the fun.Greg Snyder co-owns BirdFish Brewing Co. alongside his brother-in-law Josh Dunn and cousin Jared Channell. The three spent five years home brewing ...

Numbers Brewing to open Saturday

LISBON - The Numbers Brewing Co. is tentatively scheduled to open Saturday.Jeramy DeBord said he and his business partner are finally prepared to open the microbrewery in the former Buckeye Beverage building on North Beaver Street after more than a year spent remodeling, installing equipment ...

Quick takes

ELECTED TO BOARD:Catherine Baumgardner, PhD, MHA, FACHE, of Lancaster, Pa., has been elected to a five-year term on the Ohio State University Alumni Association Board of Directors.Baumgardner is president of Catherine Baumgardner & Associates and is a faculty member of the eMHA program ...

Lending a hand

Vito "Skip" Cutrone, center, presented a check for $250 to Ed Wilkerson, left, and Bill Kocher, members of the Follansbee R.E.A.C.H. Program's board of directors. The money was part of about $1,500 in donations made during the community Thanksgiving Day dinner held at Cutrone's restaurant, ...

Help Wellsburg Kiwanis Club

Lester Bradley, owner of the Hard Times Tavern and the Crooked Dock restaurant, donated $500 to help the Wellsburg Kiwanis Club line state Route 2 with luminaria on Christmas Eve. On hand for the presentation were, from left, Kiwanian Bob Haas, Bradley and Kiwanians Nat "Sonny" Marino and ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Marvin Knutsen (deceased) to Sondra Knutsen, lot 17, Frazier's Addition.Elmore Cornelius (deceased) to Jean Cornelius, lots 143-144, Riverview Terrace.Donna Vincenzo (deceased) to Larry Vincenzo Sr. and others, 3.351 acres, ...

Chill with 33 Degrees the Shakery

TORONTO - A.J. Hunt, city councilman at large and businessman, said he had a hunch the Gem City would respond well to his newest venture, 33 Degrees the Shakery.The retro-style eatery at 805 Franklin St. is just down the street from Hunt's other business, Gem City Pizza. Hunt also is a co-owner ...