Login | March 19, 2019

The Akron Legal News, Akron Ohio, Summit County Ohio

Akron Legal News

 

Akron Legal News Subscriptions

Business


Ohio governor doesn't think GM will revive assembly plant

Ohio governor doesn't think GM will revive assembly plant

LORDSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine isn't optimistic that General Motors will bring a line of new vehicles to the sprawling Ohio assembly plant the automaker shut down last week, possibly for good.
GM indicated it has been in talks with one or more other companies about taking over the site for another use, said DeWine, ... (full story)


CVS or Walgreens?

Dear Mr. Berko: I can't make up my mind whether to buy 500 shares of CVS or 500 shares of Walgreens. -- PW, Wilmington, N.C.
Dear PW: CVS, which stands for Consumer Value Stores, began life in 1963 as a health and beauty aids chain with $863,000 in revenues. Based in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, CVS Health (CVS-$67) completed its $6 ... (full story)


Companies decry 'valve turners' who shut down pipelines

Companies decry 'valve turners' who shut down pipelines

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — As Enbridge prepared to move climate-damaging tar sands crude through a 40-year-old pipeline in eastern Canada in 2015, environmentalists and indigenous peoples including Vanessa Gray thought about what happened in Michigan just five years earlier: Another of the company's lines had burst, sending oil int ... (full story)


Chemical research clearinghouse was big data before big data

Chemical research clearinghouse was big data before big data

COLUMBUS (AP) — Before there was Google, Amazon or even an internet, there was big data in what may seem an unlikely place: a chemical research clearinghouse in the heart of the American Midwest.
For more than a century, Chemical Abstracts Service in Columbus has been gathering and summarizing chemical research breakthrough ... (full story)


New music festival coming to Columbus this summer

Central Ohio and Cleveland business officials are collaborating to bring a new music festival to Columbus this summer.
The Elevation Group, which produces the LaureLive music festival in Cleveland, will launch a new music festival called WonderBus from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18.
The new festival will include food, artisan vendors and ... (full story)