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Business

Improvements completed

Martha Manor, a longtime assisted living and adult daycare facility at 408 N. Fifth St., Steubenville, has undergone numerous improvements, thanks to a $37,000 grant awarded through the Mary Jane Brooks Charitable Trust. Work included new flooring, new bathroom stalls, the purchase of a ...

Free business workshop planned in Brooke County

WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Economic Development Authority, First National Bank of Follansbee, area chambers of commerce and local businesses will offer a free business workshop, Inspiring You: Vision to Business, at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Brooke County Public Library. The workshop ...

Quick Takes

JOINS THE TEAM: Jill Freeman has joined Cedar One Realty and will be working out of the Wintersville office. Freeman resides in Scio with her husband Michael and two daughters, Taylor and Shelby. Freeman has been in the real estate industry since 2000 when she graduated from Belmont ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Andrea Blischak-Seditz and Duane Seditz to Stephen and M. Therese Zdinak, lot 4, Ekey’s (survivorship). Cynthia Barber to Darrell Shaffer, 0.288 acre, Steubenville Township. Richard Lewis (deceased) to Michael and ...

Ribar back in business downtown

STEUBENVILLE — Mike Ribar’s customers were surprised, to say the least, when he walked away from his downtown appliance business two years ago. To say they’re just as surprised to have him back again is an understatement. “When I’m out, so many people will come up and ask me, ‘Is ...

Open for business

Pretty on Penn, located at 2401 Pennsylvania Ave. in Weirton, celebrated its grand opening Thursday, with representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce, the city of Weirton and other guests. Owned by Renee Mrvos, the boutique offers new and previously owned women’s fashions, ...

Attorneys honored

The Jefferson County Law Library Association and Jefferson County Bar Association recently held a 50 years of service dinner to honor six bar members. The members are, from left, Robert C. Hargrave, Peter S. Olivito, R. Peterson Chalfant, retired Common Pleas Judge John J. Mascio, retired ...

Indian Creek Middle School now has outside classroom

MINGO JUNCTION — Indian Creek Middle School students can now learn lessons beyond the school walls with an outdoor classroom on the campus. Principal Holly Minch-Hick was awarded a $1,000 grant from JB Green Team to add picnic benches made of recycled plastic materials. The furniture ...

New equipment

Jefferson County Joint Vocational School’s power mechanics program has another tool to prepare students for the work force. The program received a custom-built truck axle training module from Fraley and Schilling Trucking of Brilliant. Ben Schilling, a JVS program graduate and current ...