The World Trade Organization has formally given the go-ahead for the United States to impose trade sanctions on up to $7.5 billion worth of European Union goods following a ruling that European plane maker Airbus received illegal subsidies.
Nearly four weeks into the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors, employees are starting to feel the pinch of going without their regular paychecks.
China demanded Washington lift sanctions on Chinese tech companies and warned Wednesday it will "resolutely safeguard" the country's interests.
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.5% in September, the lowest level in nearly five decades, even though employers appeared to turn more cautious and slowed their hiring.
Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday announced it had reached an agreement worth more than $20 million with two Ohio counties, becoming the latest company to settle a lawsuit to get out of the first federal trial over the nation's opioids crisis.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services is partnering with a professional networking website to make it easier for unemployed Ohioans to find jobs.
DETROIT (AP) — Faced with weakening sales, a deteriorating global economy and an unpredictable trade war, General Motors and striking auto workers appeared to be making progress Tuesday toward a four-year labor contract.
The Ohio factory where the Wright brothers built many of their planes has been added to the official list of the nation's historic places worthy of preservation.
DETROIT (AP) — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union's first walkout against the No. 1 U.S. automaker in over a decade.
JEFFERSON — The decision not to conduct a “lengthy search” to find a new port authority leader came down to a need to immediately fill the position, an official said Thursday.
GENEVA — As President Donald Trump's trade war with China continues, area winemakers are keeping a close eye on how tariffs could affect the local market.
ASHTABULA — Bruce Haytcher spent decades in area factories performing a variety of tasks, but when a massive layoff at the Erie General Electric plant hit in 2016 he chose a different pathway.
In light of a skilled workforce shortage seen not only in Ashtabula County but elsewhere in the region, employers and state legislators are plumbing the well for fresh ways to attract or keep employees.
JEFFERSON — The village of Jefferson is looking to fix several zoning issues that have left a business and a transitional home unable to move forward with planned expansions.
GENEVA — Donniella Winchell, executive director of the Ohio Wine Producers Association, has been named as an inductee of the Ohio Agricultural Council’s Hall of Fame.
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE — Rainy weather didn’t seem to dampen the spirits of dozens of people lining “The Strip” holding umbrellas while waiting for the village’s parade to go by their chosen viewing spot.
ASHTABULA — Following a public hearing before Ashtabula City Council’s Monday meeting, members approved an ordinance allowing townhouse-style residential units as a conditional use within the Harbor Historical District.
Shoppers seeking that perfect Mother’s Day plant this week can breath easier: growers say the prolonged winter didn’t put a big dent in the selection or quality of locally-grown flowers.
JEFFERSON — Tears streamed down the face of Kathy Konzel after her key started a 2018 Toyota Corolla on Saturday morning winning the 6th annual Donate to Win sponsored by Nassief Auto Group.
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE — Village officials have managed to make a little money from cutting down some ash trees — in fact, enough to buy some equipment for the golf course.
ASHTABULA — For the second year in a row, Bridge Street is in the top 25 of the America’s Main Streets contest, sponsored by the national small business movement, Independent We Stand.
COLUMBUS — A newly introduced state House bill would make maple syrup-producing lands tax exempt across the state, something county producers say is just the boost they need in what’s become an oversaturated market.
CONNEAUT — Dr. Abirammy Sundaramoorthy, MD., chief medical officer of University Hospitals Conneaut Medical Center, will receive a Women of Professional Excellence Award today from the YWCA of Greater Cleveland.
Take a walk through any cemetery and you will find towering monuments and carefully etched granite and marble — sometimes dating back to the 18th century.
ASHTABULA — Lake Erie Ship Repair and Tank Fabrication, a family-owned and operated business in Jefferson and Ashtabula, closed late last year and its assets will be auctioned off next month.
ROME TOWNSHIP — Two new horizontal shale production wells along Rome-Rock Creek Road are causing concern for some nearby residents who said they’ve been unable to learn much about the project.
This Week's Circulars
ASHTABULA [ndash] Dolores E. Lamm, 93, passed away October 14, 2019. Arrangements pending. (Silva-Hostetler Funeral Home, 330-825-8700)
William D. Byler, 17, of Mesopotamia, passed away early Monday morning, October 14, 2019, at University Hospitals Cleveland due to injuries sustained from an ATV accident. He was born in Claridon Twp, OH on May 11, 2002, to Dave R. and Alma A. (Byler) Byler. William was a member of the Old O…
ASHTABULA [ndash] Timothy A. Ensman, 63, passed away Monday October 14, 2019. Celebration of Life Gathering will be held 5-8PM Monday October 21, 2018, at Marcy Family Center, 180 Harbor St. (directly across from the funeral home.)
- Two indicted in hit-and-run collision that killed Geneva woman
- Jefferson’s Sanner balances volleyball and heartbreak in senior year
- Warrant arrest leads to drug bust
- Ashtabula Township man arrested after standoff
- Suspect leads area police on high speed chase
- Work continues on new Conneaut truck stop
- Proposal to ban feeding feral cats causes fur to fly
- Buckeye School District cracking down on in-school vaping
- Police to crack down on Bridge Street speeders
- Covered Bridge Festival takes place this weekend