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SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2016

  • Ohio Ranks 3rd overall for Site Selection’s 2016 Top Business Climate Rankings
  • Ohio #11 in Forbes Best States for Business
  • Timken Acquires EDT Corp., Further Expanding Its Portfolio Of Bearing Housed Units
  • LSI Industries Inc. Announces Consolidation
  • Malone to offer new environmental studies program

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2016

  • Radial Engine Innovations making push in Canton
  • Owner: New professional office building ’up to grade,’ on schedule
  • Possible merger GE-Baker Hughes: Some call the deal unprecedented; others see a ’competitive nuisance’
  • Stark, Carroll, Columbiana get blessing in combined Route 30 push
  • Cracker Plants to Revitalize Ohio

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2016

  • Marathon’s Cornerstone Pipeline ready to start deliveries to Canton refinery
  • Ball Corp. adds 99 jobs, expands Canton operations
  • Coastal Pet Products gets a culture change
  • Team NEO report shows evolving scope of manufacturing
  • Ray Hexamer named president of Stark Development Board

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2016

  • Multi-million dollar land deal could bring business, industry to Stark County
  • SARTA readying hydrogen pumping station
  • Diebold finalizes Wincor Nixdorf merger
  • $500,000 grant allows Stark State to share programming with two other schools
  • Mount Union Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program Receives CAPTE Candidate for Accreditation Status

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2016

  • Spirit Airlines offers service from CAK to Florida beginning November
  • Marathon expects Cornerstone Pipeline to be done this year
  • Cost of doing business in NEO June report
  • Ohio Gratings announced as EY Entrepreneur of the Year for 2016 in Northeast Ohio
  • Walsh University now offers Engineering
  • Franklin University and Stark State College provide students with affordable, accessible bachelor’s degrees
  • Malone University named a College of Distinction

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2016

  • Shell’s $6 billion ethane cracker in western Pennsylvania also will impact Ohio, West Virginia
  • Technibus now part of Massillon-based business
  • New American flights to Chicago, LaGuardia from Akron-Canton
  • University of Mount Union faculty attend Babson College’s Entrepreneurship Education Symposium

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2016

  • Ohio Ranks in Top 10 States for Business
  • Century old business expanding in Massillon; new jobs coming
  • Allegiant starts new service to Orlando Sanford from Akron-Canton Airport
  • Stark State College to build Akron campus at Perkins Street & Route 8
  • Degree Progress in Canton-Massillon Area

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2016

  • Timken Receives $48 Million from U.S. Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act
  • Diebold Moving Forward with Venture in China
  • Zero-Emission, Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Bus Highlights OPTA Conference
  • Malone and University of Akron to offer Joint Engineering Program
  • Walsh University Announces New School of Behavioral and Health Sciences

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2016

  • TimkenSteel Sees Innovation Leading It To Steadier Ground
  • Diebold, Inc. Confirms Results of Vote To Take Over Wincor Nixdorf
  • Stark State, Malone Sign Associate Degree Pact
  • Allegiant Flights Will Connect Akron-Canton To Orlando

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2016

  • TimkenSteel Develops New Manufacturing Process for High-Pressure Tubing
  • Timken Company Gets Contract to Supply Gears for U.S. Navy
  • Akron-Canton Airport to Unveils Latest Master Plan
  • Stark County Continues to Rank 2nd in Ohio for Number of High School Students Enrolled in College
  • Utica Upstream Business Seminar

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2016

  • Shearer’s Lands Tax Credit, Expects to Add 130 Jobs
  • Merger of Huntington and FirstMerit to Create Banking Giant in Ohio
  • SARTA Breaks Ground on Hydrogen Fuel Station
  • Stark State Hosts Grand Opening of its Gateway Center
  • Walsh Students Open Doors of Business Innovation Center

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2016

  • Diebold Forms New Joint Venture With Inspur
  • United Airlines and American Airlines Commence Nonstop Service to New York/Newark From CAK
  • Deville School of Business/Walsh University Launches Garage Student Innovation Center
  • Mount Union Football Wins 12th National Title

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2015

  • Diebold to Buy German ATM Maker
  • Crestline Hotels to Develop Upscale Hotel at Hall of Fame Village
  • Chesapeake Energy to Increase Production After Tough Quarter
  • Malone University Receives National Science Foundation Grant

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2015

  • State of Ohio Approves Tax Break for Ball Corp.
  • Mount Union Engineering Programs Earn ABET Accreditation
  • Special Meeting at the University of Akron
  • New Stark Development Board Website Goes Live

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2015

  • EVEP Buys Belden & Blake Corp.
  • Reaching Out – Agile Networks Extends Across State of Ohio
  • Grand Opening of Kent State Stark’s Science & Nursing Building
  • Stark State Among Top Associate Degree Producers in Nation
  • Ameridial to Hire 300; Partners with Stark State College on Customer Service Training

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2015

  • Tesla NanoCoatings Looks to Expand Around the World
  • NorthEast Ohio Medical University and Stark State College Bridge Pathways to Practice, Further Reducing Time to Degree
  • Marathon Slated to Add MarkWest in 14.7B Deal
  • American Airlines Will Launch Service Between Akron-Canton Airport and New York’’s LaGuardia Airport

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2015

  • TimkenSteel Opens Technology Center for SBQ Steel Research
  • Timken Researchers Address Critical Issue for Wind Turbine Operators
  • Ohio Cat Holds Grand Opening for Jackson Township Facility
  • Malone University Ranks in the Top 4 Percent of More Than 1,200 Colleges in Career Outcomes
  • Akron-Canton Airport Welcomes New Service by United Airlines to Newark-Liberty International Airport

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2015

  • Kubota to Build Research Facility at Canton Wastewater Plant
  • Diebold Supplies Wal-Mart with ATMs and Service
  • Allegiant Begins Service from Akron-Canton Airport
  • Twelve from Stark Recognized as U.S. News & World Report’s Best High Schools
  • 49,000 Manufacturing Jobs Headed to Northeast Ohio by 2025

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2015

  • TimkenSteel Commissions World’s Largest Jumbo Boom Vertical Caster
  • Emergency Medicine Physicians and Equity Firm Form Company
  • Akron Canton Airport to Start Next Round of Construction
  • Aultman Hospital and Mercy Medical Center Receive National Outstanding Achievement Awards
  • Stark State College Automotive Department Awarded Elite Toyota Certification
  • 4-Year Degrees in Stark County Still Rising

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2015

  • Allegiant Ready to Serve Akron-Canton Airport
  • SARTA Lands Federal Grant for Pollution-Free Buses
  • Diebold Acquires Phoenix Interactive Design
  • John Myers Hired as Mount Union Entrepreneur in Residence
  • Stark County Still Ranked in Top Third of US for Completion of Bachelor’s Degrees

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2015

  • Railroad Track Extension at Old Republic Site Could Make Massillon a Utica Rail Hub
  • Timken World Headquarters Receives Prestigious LEED® Gold Certification for Green-Building Excellence
  • New Walsh Science Center Named in Honor of Saint John Paul II
  • Median Family Income Increases in Stark County

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2014

  • American Road Machinery Expanding into Perry Township
  • Akron-Canton Airport Celebrates New Southwest Airlines Service to Reagan National Airport
  • Stark State College Receives Chevron Corp. Scholarships for Oil and Gas Training
  • Record Breaking Year for Dual Credit Courses

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2014

  • TimkenSteel Selects Perry Township Site to Build $40 Million Facility
  • Groundbreaking Held for New Stark State Satellite Building
  • Mercy Medical Center Opens Newly Renovated, Expanded Emergency Department
  • Drillers Target Stark County’s Clinton Sandstone Formation

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2014

  • Akron-Canton Airport Shares Master Plan Update and Economic Impact with Community
  • Stark State Opens Well Site Training Center in Downtown Canton
  • Three Community Colleges Receive $9.0 million
  • Canton’s Education Attainment Points to a Promising Economic Future

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2014

  • State of Ohio Approves Tax Break for TruBridge
  • Stark County Port Authority Gives Boost to Paper Research Facility
  • Walsh University Awarded NSF Grant Benefiting Chemistry Students
  • Heinz Frozen Food Grows in Massillon

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2014

  • TimkenSteel Management Team Discusses Business Strategy and Outlook at Investor Meeting
  • The Timken Company Announces Major Investment to Accelerate Product Development and Line Extension
  • Resco Products Adds Space, Workers at Plant
  • Southwest Airlines Converts Destinations and Adds Flights from Akron-Canton Airport

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2014

  • Natural Gas Processing System to Expand in Utica
  • Southwest Airlines Converts Two More Destinations and Flights from Akron-Canton Airport
  • Shearer’s Foods LLC Signs Agreement to Purchase Snyder’s-Lance’s Private Label Business
  • Canton Christian Home Expanding Two Buildings
  • Most Canton Early College High School Students Now Graduate with Dual Associate Degrees

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2014

  • EnerVest Expands Its Shale Initiative
  • Timken Acquires Schulz Group, Further Expanding Services Offering
  • Seven from Stark County Make U.S. News and World Report’s 2014 Best High School List
  • Local IT Group Teams with Ernst & Young on Certification Program

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2014

  • Southwest Airlines Adding Washington, D.C. Service at Akron-Canton Airport
  • Stark State Remains Among the Fastest Growing Community Colleges in the United States
  • Stark County in Top Third of All U.S. Counties in Degree Attainment
  • The Timken Company Signs Separate Joint Ventures with European Bearing Corporation (EPK) and United Wagon Company (UWC)

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2014

  • Marathon to Invest in Canton Refinery
  • Steel Business Will Be Named TimkenSteel Corp.
  • Walsh University to Construct a Center for Science Innovation
  • #LUVCAK Support Begins for Southwest Airlines

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2013

  • Heinz Plans $28 million Expansion in Massillon
  • EV Energy Will Explore Oil in Stark and Tuscarawas
  • U.S. EPA Reports Stark County Attaining Air Quality Standards
  • Stark, Cuyahoga and Lorain Counties Continue to Lead the State of Ohio in Dual Enrollment

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2013

  • Hendrickson Trailer Plans Expansion in Canton
  • Quest Specialty Coatings, LLC to Expand Massillon Location
  • I²r Power Cable Company Selects Mills Business Park in Canton
  • Stark State Trustees Approve Plans for Well Site Training Lab at the Downtown Canton Satellite Center and Energy Institute
  • McKinley and Washington High Schools Surpass National Urban College-Going Average

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2013

  • The Timken Company Announces Plan to Separate Its Businesses into Two Independent Publicly Traded Companies
  • Peoples Services Expands with New Acquisition
  • Canton and Stark County Continue to Lead State and Nation in Associate Degree Attainment
  • Study Predicts Manufacturing Renaissance

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2013

  • Railroad Helping Utica Shale Business Roll
  • Mount Union Ranked First in Great Lakes Region for ROI
  • When it Comes to College, Stark Graduates Stay Close to Home
  • Team NEOs Regional Quarterly Review Highlights Headquarters Employment

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2013

  • Timken and Stark State College Open Cutting-Edge Technology and Test Center
  • New Building Construction at the University of Mount Union
  • Akron-Canton Airport Celebrates Opening of New Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Facility

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2013

  • Energy Drive Dedicated May 6 in Louisville
  • Kent State University at Stark Breaks Ground for New Sciences Building
  • Stark State Trustees Approve Purchase of Cornerstone II for New Downtown Satellite Center
  • Two Stark County Companies Honored for Exporting Efforts
  • U.S. News Ranks Six Stark High Schools Among the Best in the Nation for 2013

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2013

  • Ohio’s Resurgent Natural Gas Industry Spends Millions to Set Up Shop
  • Shale Boom Sparks U.S. Industrial Revival
  • A Decade of Growth Now Puts Stark County’s College-Going Rate on a Competitive Basis with Nation

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2013

  • Oil and Gas Drilling Supplier to Lease Space at Neomodal
  • Caulk Maker Seals Deal to Move to Massillon
  • Stark State Meets IT Workforce Training Needs of Individuals and Businesses

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2013

  • Akron-Canton Airport Sets All-Time Passenger Record
  • Leading Corporate Real Estate Group Picks Cleveland for 2015 Conference
  • Malone University’s Online Bachelor’s Degree Program Ranked High Nationally
  • Stark County’s Advanced Placement Effectiveness Outpaces the State

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2013

  • Canton-Massillon MSA Gains National Recognition
  • Canton Mills Business Park To Get GE Oil
  • U.S. Chamber Predicts Job Growth from Shale Drilling
  • Stark State College Ranked Among Nation’s Top Producers of Key Associate Degrees

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2012

  • Ohio Rated Second Best in Business Climate Rankings
  • Stark High School Graduates Surpass Nation on All ACT Subject Areas
  • Governor Kasich’s Executive Workforce Board Announces Plan of Action

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2012

  • The Timken Company Hosts CNBC’s Jim Cramer
  • Stark State Awarded $3.26 Million for Oil and Gas Training
  • Ohio is Designated As a Top Five Fuel Cell State
  • Harvard’s Ash Center Recognizes Stark County’s “Science and Math on the Move” Program


SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2012

  • Baker Hughes Buys Massillon Land for Utica Shale Facility
  • Tokyo Based Company Signs Contract with Magnetech Industrial Services of Massillon
  • Southwest Airlines Starts Flights from Akron-Canton Airport

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2012

  • Chesapeake Energy Makes Major Investment in Louisville
  • Mount Union Houses Business Incubator
  • Employment Source Gets $6.0 Million Government Grant

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2012

  • Rolls-Royce and LG Announce Major Investment
  • Stark State College Develops Oil and Gas Education Program
  • Team NEO and Cleveland State University Form Strategic Alliance
  • Amvonet Brings E-Learning to Alliance

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2012

  • Akron-Canton Airport Offers More Flights West; Verifies Low Fare Leadership in Northeast Ohio
  • Tesla Nanocoating Gets $100,000 Grant
  • Canton Early College High School: ROI $50 Million and Growing

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2012

  • Affinity Medical Center Breaks Ground on Emergency Room Expansion
  • Timken Breaks Ground for Faircrest Expansion

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2012

  • Walsh Announces First of its Kind Institute to Strengthen International Ties with Stark County
  • Stark State College Dedicates $9.6 Million Business and Entrepreneurial Center
  • Stark State College President Appointed to Board of Regents’ Technology Transfer and Commercialization Task Force
  • Science, Engineering and Related Fields Dominate Stark’s Bachelor’s Degrees

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2012

  • Timken To Invest $225 Million at its Faircrest Steel Plant in Stark County, Ohio
  • Timken Announces New Office Complex
  • Stark State College Slated To Receive $10 Million for New Downtown Campus and Energy Center

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2012

  • VXI Global Plans To Hire 700 Additional Workers
  • Southwest Airlines To Add Two Flights To Chicago From Akron-Canton Airport
  • Chesapeake Energy’s Cuts in Production May Benefit Ohio
  • Stark County in a Virtual Tie with the State and Nation on College Enrollment

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2012

  • Fortune 500 Company Coming To Massillon
  • Marathon’s Canton Refinery Prepares To Receive Utica Shale Oil
  • Dr. Para M. Jones Named Fourth President of Stark State College
  • Stark County’ Focus on Math and Science Paying Dividends for the Future

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2011

  • Old Dominion Freight Opens at Mills Business Park
  • IT Group Moves to Jackson Township, Plans to Add 100 Employees
  • Stark State College Continues to Grow While Ohio Enrollment Drops

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2011

  • Mercy Medical Center Opens New Mercy Health Center and Statcare in Jackson Township
  • Shearer’s Foods Moving Headquarters to Massillon
  • Stark County’s College Enrollment Increased By 70% Over Past Decade; Walsh University’s Freshman Enrollment Up 15.4%

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2011

  • Myers Controlled Power To Hire New Employees
  • Chesapeake Energy Reports That Utica Shale Wells Are Producing Positive Results
  • Miller Weldmaster Corporation Turns Towards Stark State College
  • Malone, Mount Union and Walsh Ranked Among the Best Midwest Colleges and Universities

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2011

  • Stark Development Board Releases Hydraulic Fracturing Position Paper
  • Timken and The University of Akron to Accelerate Commercialization of Specialized Research
  • Walsh University Receives Federal Grant

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2011

  • Ground Broken For Wind Energy Research Center
  • Call Center Starts Operations in Canton
  • Kent State University Signs Agreement with Stark State College
  • Stark State College Partners in Innovation Fund

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2011

  • Timken Announces Plans for the First U.S. Wind Energy R&D Center for Mission-Critical Power Systems
  • Republic Storage Receives State Loan for Equipment
  • Employment Source Receives Third Frontier Internship Program Award
  • Akron-Canton Airport Continues Record Setting Pace

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2011

  • Northeast Ohio Economy Improving
  • University of Mount Union Receives a Grant Valued at $24.1 Million
  • Stark State To Share Millions of Dollars from Gates Foundation
  • Shearer’s Foods Garners Two Awards

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2011

  • Diebold To Build New World Headquarters In Akron/Canton Area
  • Walsh University and Stark State College Announce New Collaboration
  • Ohio Ranks #3 In Nation In Competitiveness of Business Taxes
  • Timken Increases Steel Output and Jobs

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2011

  • MAC Trailer Looks To Hire 200
  • Canton City Schools Cited In Case Study
  • Stark County Community Promotes Entrepreneurship for Second Year

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2011

  • Timken Announces $35 Million Investment in Canton
  • Two Stark County Companies Receive State of Ohio Support
  • Stark County 8th Graders Outperform Nation on EXPLORE Test

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2011

  • Akron-Canton Airport Sets All-Time Passenger Record
  • Republic Engineered Products Receives Training Grant For Wind Turbine Component Manufacturing
  • Stark County Educational Attainment Exceeding State and Nation

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2011

  • Pro Football Hall of Fame Announces Expansion/Renovation Plans
  • Stark State Named Nation’s Fastest Growing Two-Year College Of 10,000+ Students
  • SIFCO Industries Announces Acquisition of Alliance Company

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2010

  • Old Dominion Freight To Build Terminal In Canton
  • Akron-Canton Airport Commissions Extended Runway and Sets New Records

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2010

  • Wind Energy Research and Development Center Wins Funding
  • Stark State College’s Growth in Enrollment Exceeds All Other Ohio Public Colleges and Universities

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2010

  • Stark State College Receives $1.7 Million Grant From U.S. Department of Defense
  • Southwest Airlines’ Purchase of AirTran Airways Bodes Well for Akron-Canton Airport
  • Canton Leading Ohio “Big Eight” Urban Districts in Percentage of Students Proficient, or Above, in Math

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2010

  • The Timken Company To Invest $50 Million In Its Ohio Steel Operations
  • Mercy Medical Center Breaks Ground For New Facility
  • Stark State College Expanding Campus

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2010

  • Stark County Wins Three Job Ready Site Grants
  • Business “Booms” at Stark County Company
  • Cisco Picks Northeast Ohio to Test Networking Technologies

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2010

  • Matalco Purchases the Assets of Thakar Aluminum in Canton, Ohio
  • Team NEO Sells Northeast Ohio to the Global Community
  • Stark County Wins Efficient Government Now Award

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2010

  • Timken Introduces New Product Development at Wind Power Conference
  • Stark State Graduates First Group of Biotech Students
  • In Stark, Rolls-Royce Leads Green Parade
  • Team NEO Launches International Business Attraction Strategy

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2010

  • Ohio Voters Overwhelmingly Support Third Frontier Program
  • Ohio Named Among Top Five Fuel Cell States in the Country
  • College Degrees Awarded by Stark County Institutions Show Major 10-Year Increase

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2010

  • Medline Industries Chooses Canton for Distribution Center
  • Akron-Canton Airport Gets $16.6 million for Runway Expansion
  • Ohio Gets No. 1 Ranking In Corporate Facilities

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2010

  • Telemarketer Ameridial to Bring 170 Jobs to Canton
  • MISCOR Moving Indiana Headquarters to Massillon, Ohio
  • College Board Honors Stark County’s Dual Credit Program

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2010

  • Fresh Mark Announces Another Expansion
  • Akron-Canton Airport Continues Growth and Great Results

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2010

  • Biery Cheese Announces Major Expansion
  • Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems Receives State Tax Credits and Third Frontier Grant
  • Stark County’s College Attendance Rate Exceeds State and National Average

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2009

  • Fuel Cell Companies Drawn to Stark County
  • Ohio Ranked 4th in the Nation for Business Climate

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2009

  • Airbus Looks to Add to Its Ohio Suppliers
  • Stark County's College Enrollment Increases at Twice the State Rate Since 2000

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2009

  • Rolls-Royce Expands Fuel Cell Development in Stark County
  • SRI International Issues Ohio Third Frontier Impact Study
  • Mount Union to Have State's Largest Thin Film Solar System
  • Akron, Canton Among Most Affordable “Move-Up” Housing Markets in U.S.

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2009

  • Stark County Commissioners Approve Bond to Help Shearer's Build Massillon Plant
  • Rolls-Royce Role Grows in Northeast Ohio Fuel Cell Sector
  • Cleveland Plus Region Hosts National Site Selectors
  • Walsh University Marks Its 50th Anniversary

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2009

  • Stark State College Fuel Cell Center to be Awarded $1 Million
  • Ohio’s Manufacturing Industry is Reinventing Itself for the Alternative Energy Supply Chain
  • Stark Education Partnership Celebrates 20th Anniversary with a Report of Significant Change in Education in Stark County

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2009

  • Stark State College Awarded $2.8 Million Grant
  • NEOTEC Establishes Partnership with OCO Global
  • Mercy Medical Center Unveils State-of-the-Art Intensive Care Unit

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2009

  • Ohio Fuel Cell Symposium Held in Stark County
  • Rolls-Royce Receives Funds for Fuel Cell Research
  • Akron-Canton Airport Ahead of 2008 in Number of Passengers
  • Stark County Educational Community Congratulated

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2009

  • Diebold Celebrates 150 Years in Business
  • Morgan Engineering Purchases Assets of New York Company
  • Ohio’s K-12 School System Ranks No. 1 in the Midwest and Sixth Nationally

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2009

  • Ohio Ranks No. 1 in New and Expanded Capital Projects
  • Timken Signs Agreement to Supply Wind Power Equipment Manufacturer in China
  • Awarding of Associate Degrees Growing in Stark County

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2009

  • Hydrodec Inks Major Agreement
  • Stark Community Foundation Invests in the NEO Capital Fund
  • Canton Hosts Japanese Blockbuster “Kimono”

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2009

  • 100 Jobs Coming to Stark County
  • Republic Announces New Cold-Finished Division Headquarters in Massillon
  • Akron Canton Airport (CAK) Sets All-Time Passenger Record

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2009

  • Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems Receives Third Frontier Grant
  • Groundbreaking Takes Place for New Federal Building in Canton
  • Stark Development Board Releases Services Marketing Plan

SDB e-News Headlines for December, 2008

  • Timken Opens New Small-Bar Steel Rolling Mill
  • Akron-Canton Airport Adding Direct Flight to Washington, DC
  • North Canton Receives $5 Million Grant for Hoover Project

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2008

  • Canton Lands “Green Jobs” at Former Brownfield Site
  • Health Card Call Center Locating at Old Republic Building in Massillon
  • Education Rates Increasing at All Levels in Stark County

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2008

  • Timken Invests $14 Million to Increase Steel Capacity
  • Diebold Chosen by U.S. Postal Service to Implement Nationwide Security Program
  • Ohio’s Economic Development Strategic Plan Released

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2008

  • Akron Canton Airport Sets All-time Monthly Passenger Record
  • Akron Canton Airport Celebrates Halfway Point of Runway Extension
  • Stark Schools Exceed State Average in High School Students Going to College

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2008

  • Arthur Middleton Capital Holdings Expands Operations
  • Ohio Tax Reform Generates Job Growth
  • Northeast Ohio Industrial Real Estate Market Strong

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2008

  • Fuel Cell Collaboration Awarded $3,000,000 in Grants
  • Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems Selected for SECA Program Funding
  • Myers Controlled Power to Expand in North Canton

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2008

  • Stark County Leads in Funding for “Seniors to Sophomores” Program
  • Ohio Passes New Energy Bill
  • New Starting Wage and Benefit Survey Completed

SDB e-News Headlines for May, 2008

  • Shearer’s Foods Chooses Massillon Over Texas
  • Case Farms Expanding into Stark County
  • Jumpstart Invests in Canton-area Company

SDB e-News Headlines for April, 2008

  • Major Expansion Planned at Akron-Canton Airport
  • Ohio Ranked No. 1 Choice for Capital Investment
  • Rolls-Royce Awarded Third Frontier Grant
  • Stark State College Awarded Two Significant Grants

SDB e-News Headlines for March, 2008

  • Ohio A Leader In Healthcare and Medical Laboratory Growth
  • State of Ohio Awards Stark County Collaboration

SDB e-News Headlines for February, 2008

  • Hoover Property Purchased For Redevelopment
  • Higher Paying Jobs Growing In Northeast Ohio

SDB e-News Headlines for January, 2008

  • Marathon To Invest $200M In Refinery
  • Two Stark County Schools Ranked Among Best In The Nation
  • Huntington Bank Expands Regional Headquarters

SDB e-News Headlines for November, 2007

  • 500 Jobs Coming to Massillon
  • Congressional Approval of Funding for Department of Defense Projects
  • Airport Traffic Increases in October

SDB e-News Headlines for October, 2007

  • Mercy Medical Center to Build New Intensive Care Unit
  • Fed Ex Ground Constructing New Facility
  • Canton, Ohio Recognized by America OnLine (AOL)
  • Education and Economic Development

SDB e-News Headlines for September, 2007

  • Republic Engineered Products to Invest $12.5 million
  • Groundbreaking for $9 million Health Science Building
  • College and University Enrollment Increasing

SDB e-News Headlines for August, 2007

  • Canton-Massillon MSA No. 1
  • Virginia Company Expands to Louisville
  • Cleveland Plus Business Development Activity

SDB e-News Headlines for July, 2007

  • New Defense Metals Technology Center locates at Stark State College of Technology
  • Coastal Pet Products Expanding
  • Kraft Power To Build New Facility
  • Housing Sales Rise in Stark County

SDB e-News Headlines for June, 2007 (Premier edition)

  • Timken Invests $ 60 million In Canton
  • Rolls-Royce Launches US Fuel Cell Business in Stark County
  • Rolls Royce Makes Another Significant Decision
  • Hydrodec Announces First U.S. Plant To Be Located in Canton