Business

Rite Aid rededicated in Toronto

Rite Aid recently celebrated its grand reopening of its newly remodeled Wellness Store in Toronto, which features expanded pharmacy services and an enhanced selection of wellness products. Mayor John Parker, City Police Chief Randy Henry and Rite Aid officials kicked off the reopening with an ...

Lending a hand

Mullenbach Funeral Home supported the Follansbee Chamber of Commerce's fundraising drive for the Wounded Warrior Project, contributing $250 to the cause. On hand for the presentation were, from left, John D'Aurora, chamber vice president; Kayla Beatty, funeral director apprentice at Mullenbach; ...

Gables earns AHCA Bronze honor

HOPEDALE - A program that honors care centers across the nation that have demonstrated a commitment to improving quality care for seniors and individuals with disabilities paid recognition to the Gables Care Center with a Bronze Commitment to Quality Award, and a celebration was held on Sept. ...

Credit unions fight bullying

The Weirton-Wellsburg Chapter of the West Virginia Credit Union League held an anti-bullying poster contest in the spring among local fifth-graders. Officials from the area credit unions picked one winner from each school. Each winner was awarded a certificate and a $100 cash prize. The winners ...

Diamond’s health fair

Diamond Pharmacy, located on Main Street, Wintersville, held its annual health fair on Wednesday, with a steady stream of visitors interested in getting a flu or pneumonia shot and enjoying hot dogs, cookies, doughnuts and hot and cold drinks. Vendors offering wares were the Kovaleski Honey Bee ...

Generations of kitchen fun becomes business

AVELLA - Susan Carl has turned the hobby taught to her by her mother and grandmother into a successful business."I used to make things - I canned, made jelly and baked bread - and I would give people things as gifts," she said. "Everyone said I should do it for a living."In 2003, she had her ...

Quick takes

GRAND OPENING: Elevation Books and Arts will hold a grand opening for its new location at 845 Commerce St. (state Route 2), Wellsburg, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. It will included a live radio broadcast and ribbon cutting by the Wellsburg Chamber of Commerce.BP SUED WITH CLASS: A federal ...

Carroll Electric Co-Op re-elects three trustees

CARROLLTON - Carroll Electric Cooperative Inc. celebrated a year of progress at the annual meeting of members held recently at the Carroll County Fairgrounds.Re-elected to the Carroll Electric board of trustees were incumbents Gary Snode, Harold Sutton and Frank Chiurco, who represent districts ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Sheriff of Jefferson County to US Bank, lot 176, Buena Vista Heights.Sheriff of Jefferson County to Bank of New York Mellon, 1.915 acres, Smithfield Township.Sheriff of Jefferson County to Wells Fargo Bank, part outlot 6, ...

State association honors 50 years by Roy Blackburn

HOPEDALE - Roy W. Blackburn was awarded recognition for his 50 years of service by the Ohio Funeral Directors Association at the 2015 spring convention held in Columbus.The plaque reads, "The Ohio Funeral Directors Association recognizes Roy Blackburn's 50 years for faithfully serving the ...