×

Business

Some treatment centers keeping addicts hooked

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Reflections treatment center looked like just the place for Michelle Holley’s youngest daughter to kick heroin. Instead, as with dozens of other Florida substance abuse treatment facilities, the owner was more interested in defrauding insurance companies by ...

Wal-mart joins forces with Google

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-mart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, it’s not doing it alone. The world’s largest retailer said Wednesday it’s working with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items from laundry detergent to Legos for voice shopping ...

Check accepted

Dr. Dan Jones, left, medical director of Harrison Community Hospital, accepted a check for proceeds from this year’s seventh-annual Sean Carney’s Blues for a Cure – Harrison County from Mark Puskarich, concert organizer and president. The proceeds benefit the HCH Foundation and the ...

Quick takes

Conference: The staff of Cardinal Wealth Management in Steubenville recently attended the Connect 2017 Conference hosted by Cetera Financial Group/First Allied Securities. The conference was held to address the changes coming to the financial industry and how financial professionals can use ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: David Curran (deceased) to Debra Curran, 1.263 acres, Cross Creek Township. Debra Curran to Donald and Nancy Grim II, 1.263 acres, Cross Creek Township (survivorship). Michael Tipton and Christ DeSander to Brittany ...

Marshall’s department store set to open at Ohio Valley Mall

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Marshalls Department Store has moved up its opening date at the Ohio Valley Mall with plans to welcome the public on Sept. 7. In an era when many brick and mortar retailers are closing their doors, Marshalls’ parent company TJX Cos. Inc. is expanding the number of ...

Quick Takes

NAMED: Alex “Cookie” West, who served as direct care service specialist at the Jefferson County Board of Developmental Disabilities’ Jeffco Training Center for more than a decade, was named employment navigator and community facilitator this spring and expects to serve more than 100 ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Gary Kessler, doing business as Steel Valley Tank, to Ohio Department of Transportation, 1.243 acres and metes, Wells Township. Willard Workman III to Chance Hunter, 2.0578 acres, Cross Creek Township. John ...

Allstate donates car show proceeds to Christina House

Officials with the Allstate Insurance Agency located at Suite Q, state Route 170, Calcutta, recently hosted the first Allstate DeSantis & Associates car show, with the proceeds — $500 — going to the Christina House, a women’s domestic violence shelter that serves the communities of ...

Steubenville welcomes Title Co.

STEUBENVILLE — Lisa Paolucci of Brilliant is using her more than 30 years of title and banking experience in a new business venture, the Title Co. Ltd. in downtown Steubenville. The business’ newest office, located 108 S. Fourth St., opened in April, and Paolucci, branch manager, said the ...