Business

The business community welcomed Moondance Boutique, the first business planning to open at the Firestone Farms Town Center, with a ribbon cutting on Friday. (Front, from left) Tom Mackall, developer; Chris Davis, chamber director; Peggy Cosma Christy and Melinda Lipply Kinser, co-owners of Moondance Boutique; David Barbee, chamber director; Ginny Perkins, chamber director; Carol Cobbs, chamber director; Cec Jones, chamber director; Sarah Borchardt, future chamber director; Mayor Bryan Blakeman; (back) Doug Nybell, chamber director; Rick Noel, councilman; Deann Davis, chamber director; Betty Belding, chamber director; and Bob Belding. (Salem News photo by Deanne Johnson)

Moondance Boutique holds ribbon cutting

COLUMBIANA — What began as a dream during a beach vacation between two friends has become the first business to open in the new Firestone Farms Town Center. A ribbon cutting marked the official welcome for Moondance Boutique, the dream of Peggy Cosma Christy and Melinda Lipply Kinser. The ...

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Chamber change

Outgoing President Scott Jones, left, installs incoming President David Mollenkopf at the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce Friday afternoon. (Salem News photo by Kevin Howell)

The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Regal Jewelers into their newly renovated building at 246 E. Park Ave. with a red ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday. From left, Rob Schwartz, Chamber director; Penny DeJong, Regal Jewelers employee; Janice Attle, Regal Jewelers employee; Ginny Perkins, Chamber director; Tom Dorn, owner; Julie Dorn, owner; Chris Davis, Chamber director; Rick Noel, City of Columbiana councilman; Larry Deidrick, Chamber director. (Submitted photo)

Columbiana Chamber welcomes Regal Jewelers into renovated building

COLUMBIANA—The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Regal Jewelers into their newly renovated building at 246 E. Park Ave. with a red ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday. Owner Tom Dorn has been in business for the past 18 years, operating First Choice Coin and Jewelry in Boardman. ...

Shelby Shambach has opened Beauty on Broadway, a state-of-the-art beauty salon currently offering three beauticians and an aesthetician, along with two pedicare stations and custom-fitted shampoo sinks that are very easy on client necks. Located at 303 S. Broadway Ave. in Salem, Beauty on Broadway is by appointment only at 234-575-7244. Shambach is shown adjusting a mirror at one of the seven beauty stations in the completely renovated building. (Salem News photo by Larry Shields)

Beauty on Broadway salon opens in restored building

SALEM — Beauty on Broadway is where owner Shelby Shambach said, “We make people beautiful.” The new salon opened on Nov. 14 after Shambach bought the historic building at 303 S. Broadway Ave. and gave it a complete renovation, including dry-ice blasting the original tin ceiling that ...

KSU Stark’s Corporate University to offer training in Salem

SALEM — The Kent State Stark’s Corporate University said that in a global economy competition is no longer next door. “That’s why, based on feedback from a Salem Area Chamber of Commerce survey and numerous conversations with employers in Columbiana and Mahoning counties, Kent ...

Robert A. McGraw

EAST PALESTINE — Robert A. McGraw, 93, of East Palestine, died Dec. 1 at the Covington Community Campus after a lengthy illness. He was born March 9, 1923, in New Brighton, Pa. Mr. McGraw was a 10-year veteran of the U.S. Army and served in both World War II and the KoreanWar, attaining ...

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The Pampered Pup opens in Columbiana

The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Nov. 12 at The Pampered Pup, 215 W. Park Ave., Columbiana. After several years of research, owners Heidi Dattilio and Julie Schlueter, felt the time was right to open the full service dog grooming salon. ...

Ribbon cutting held at Care4Me Home Health Care

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday for Salem Chamber of Commerce member Care4Me Home Health Care celebrating its new office located at 2400 Southeast Boulevard, Suite B, Salem. Front row, from left, representing Care4Me Home Health Care are Michelle Hall, Samantha Holt, Debbie ...

Salon opens in Courtyard at Lexington

SALEM - After Marissa Trimble graduated from Minerva High School her mother said she should go to the career center and study cosmetology.So she did and attended the R. G. Drage Career Technical Center in Massillon where, she said, "I liked it ... it became my passion."So 12 years later, she ...

MARKET REPORT

Damascus Livestock AuctionJune 7Hogs receipts 16 headNo. 1s 230 to 260 lbs. $44 to $55No. 2s & 3s 230 to 260 lbs. $40 to $45Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $30 to $40Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $44 to $45Boars $10 to $16Light boars $10 to $12Feeder pigs receipts 6 head $20 to $120 per headHolstein bull ...

Dr. Pullido first in area to offer non-surgical weight loss procedure

SALEM - General Surgeon Jonathan Pulido, M.D., is the first physician in Northeastern Ohio to offer the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System, which is an FDA approved, first-of-its-kind non-surgical weight loss procedure for people with mild to moderate obesity. ReShape provides a new option ...

MARKET REPORT

Damascus Livestock AuctionMay 10Hogs receipts 16 headNo. 1s 230 to 260 lbs. $44 to $55No. 2s & 3s 230 to 260 lbs. $40 to $45Sows 300 to 500 lbs. $30 to $40Sows 500 to 650 lbs. $44 to $45Boars $10 to $16Light boars $10 to $12Feeder pigs receipts 6 head $20 to $120 per headHolstein bull ...

Bob Evans restaurants in area won’t be closed

The local Bob Evans restaurants in Salem and Calcutta are not closing.That was the message received Tuesday from Angela M. Payne, corporate communications manager for Bob Evans Farms.She issued, upon request, an email with the company's official press release, SEC filings and a list of the 27 ...

Spring Quarterly Informational Fair planned

LISBON - Columbiana County Department of Job and Family Services (CCDJFS) will host its Spring Quarterly Informational Fair on April 27 featuring 39 county agencies, businesses, charities, etc. The public is welcome from 9 a.m. to noon at CCDJFS, 7989 Dickey Drive Suite II.Scheduled ...

Salem area employers honored with safety awards

SALEM - Thirteen Salem area employers were recognized by the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) for their strong workplace safety records. The businesses received BWC's Special Award for Safety for at least 500,000 hours and six months without an injury resulting in a day or more away ...

SRMC Wound Healing Center recognized

SALEM - Salem Regional Medical Center's (SRMC) Wound Healing Center (WHC) recently earned national recognition for maintaining outstanding patient satisfaction and wound healing rates.For the third consecutive year, the WHC was named a 2015 "Center of Excellence" by Healogics Inc., and was one ...