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CyberOhio helps local businesses protect themselves

June 5, 2017

Ohio’s businesses face a unique threat.  There is no typical or routine cyber-attack. Cyber-criminals are highly sophisticated, constantly changing their attack methods.  They probe vulnerabilities in computer networks free of detection and often trick employees into providing the...

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Here's why Cincinnati has been named a top city for manufacturing

April 4, 2017

West Chester’s manufacturing environment has evolved to an advanced industry with operations in research and development, engineering, aerospace and high-tech manufacturing.  Innovative advanced manufacturing stakeholders benefit from West Chester’s accessibility to transportatio...

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EXCLUSIVE: Beer distributor expanding to West Chester

May 25, 2016

Cincinnati Business Courier

A beer distributor is moving its local operations to West Chester Township.

Ohio Ea...

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GE Aviation plans more investments in Ohio on technology, research

October 30, 2013

Journal News

GE Aviation now says it plans to invest $300 million...

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West Chester hospital to address mental health needs

March 15, 2013

WEST CHESTER — Greater Cincinnatians will have access to more psychiatric care when Beckett Springs Hospital opens here in July.

The 48-bed, private facility is part of the Louisville-based Springstone netw...

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County ground zero of job growth between Cincinnati, Dayton

March 14, 2013

By Chelsey Levingston


The economies of Cincinnati and Dayton, two metro areas near each other along Interstate 75, are traveling in v...

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Butler County-based company receives $500M engine order

March 8, 2013

By Eric Schwartzberg


Hong Kong-based China Aircraft Leasing Company has ordered $500 million worth of jet engines from a GE Aviation joint venture to power the co...

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Mitt Romney plans huge West Chester event

November 1, 2012

Written by Paul Kostyu

This will be no ordinary campaign event for Mitt Romney in West Chester on Friday.The Republican presidential candidate will be jo...

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Biotech jobs booming in Ohio

September 20, 2012

Dayton Business Journal by Laura Englehart, Staff Reporter

Ohio has added 8,500 bioscience-related jobs in a little more than a decade, according to a new report.


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2 new residential communities planned in West Chester

September 19, 2012

By Hannah Poturalski

Hamilton Journal News


Two new residential communities — providing about 450 u...

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National VOA Museum will open for public tours Saturday

September 14, 2012

With the recent completion of some significant construction work, the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting re-opened for tours in July and will continue provide another opportunity for the public...

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West Chester ranks among top 100 small cities

August 21, 2012

Dayton Business Journal

West Chester is among the top small cities in America, according to a Money Magazine. The city ranked No. 97 for places with populations between 50,000 and 300,000.


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West Chester Twp. named Top 100 Best Places to Live

August 21, 2012

By Hannah Poturalski, Staff Writer

The only Ohio community to make the cut this year, West Chester Twp. again has been named in the Top 100 Bes...

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West Chester Township makes CNN Money's Best Places to Live 2012

August 20, 2012

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West Chester manufacturer expanding, adding 20 jobs

August 13, 2012

Business Courier by Jon Newberry, Staff Reporter

Republic Wire Inc. is expanding its manufacturing facility in West Chester by 165,000 square feet to keep up with orders and add new products.


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Wanna be a zombie hunter? Head to West Chester

August 13, 2012

Business Courier by Tom Demeropolis, Staff Reporter

When the zombie apocalypse happens, I want to be ready for it. But how do you train for taking down the undead?


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GE Aviation buys Austin Digital

August 2, 2012

Business Courier

Paul McElhinney, president and CEO of GE Aviation Services, said the acquisition of Austin Digital will add "some of the best flight operations technology."


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West Chester Fresh Market to open Aug. 22

August 1, 2012

A public relations specialist, who works for The Fresh Market, announced Tuesday evening that its new West Chester store will open ...

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Jack in the Box looking to hire 200 local workers

July 26, 2012

A spokesperson with Jack in the Box announced Wednesday that the company has hired its management teams for its soon-to-open Cincinnati area restaurants and is now focused o...

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Long-Stanton, French firm sign agreement

July 18, 2012

Written by Josh Pichler

West Chester-based The Long-Stanton Group announced on Tuesday an exclusive, multi-year agreement with Paris-based DEFI GROUP, which makes components for large, commercial airline manufacturers including A...

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Menchies to open West Chester location next month

July 18, 2012

West Chester will have Greater Cincinnati’s second Menchie’s frozen yogurt location when it opens ...

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DEFI GROUP and The Long-Stanton Group Agree to Exclusive Manufacturing Agreement for Aircraft Metal Parts

July 18, 2012

WEST CHESTER TWP., Ohio, Jul 17, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- DEFI GROUP (Paris, France) and The Long-Stanton Group have agreed to exclusive manufacturing rights in the USA for a French market leading brand of aircraft components in a multi-year agreement.


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Bristol-Myers to Acquire Amylin for $5.3 Billion

July 3, 2012

By Shannon Pettypiece and Meg Tirrell

Business Week

July 02, 2012

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.’s $5.3 billion de...

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West Chester Twp. prepares to host national triathlon

July 3, 2012

Two-day event will be held at VOA Park, draw athletes from across U.S.

By Denise Wilson, Staff Writer

Updated 12:26 AM Tuesday, July 3, 2012

About 60...

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June 29, 2012

West Chester’s premier lifestyle center – The Streets of West Chester – has been gaining momentum with the development of its residential component and just recently stretched its retail wings with the announcement of new tenant LOFT...

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West Chester Hospital receives "A" in patient safety

June 15, 2012

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Permira Funds buys Intelligrated

June 12, 2012

Intelligrated Inc., the fast-growing supplier of conveyor belts and material handling systems to retailers and other companies, has been acquired by a European private equity firm for more than $500 million.The new owner is Permira, the private-equity owner of companies from Hugo Boss...

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AK Steel Receives "Metallic Supplier of the Year" Award from Chrysler Group LLC

June 11, 2012

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- AK Steel has received the Metallic "Supplier of the Year" award from Chrysler Group LLC. The award recognizes AK Steel for extraordinary performance in 2011, and positions AK Steel among an elite group of Ch...

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First Financial adding name to skyline

May 30, 2012

DOWNTOWN — Workers began adding First Financial Bancorp’s name to the city’s skyline on Friday.The two-week project that involves installing 310-pound letters to the east and south sides of the old Chemed Building, now c...

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Company's move brings jobs to region

May 23, 2012

PIVOTek puts headquarters in Butler County, will add between 40 to 60 new jobs by end of 2013.

By Eric Schwartzberg, Staff Writer

Updated 10:37 AM Tuesday, May 22, 2012


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Area’s Fortune 500 firms attract others

May 23, 2012

Other companies locate here in hopes of generating business.

By Chelsey Levingston, Staff Writer

12:33 AM Monday, May 21, 2012

 Fortune 500 companies based in this region, including AK Steel Corp., have a bigger impact on local communities than most p...

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SimplexGrinnell Hosts Technology Fair & Training Classes

May 23, 2012

Date: June 8th, 2012

Time: 10am - 3 pm (Lunch provided 11am - 1pm)

Where:  SimplexGrinnell, 9685 Cincinnati-Dayton Road, West Chester, OH, 45069

Training Classes: Fire Extinguisher Training, 10:30am C...

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Ashland doubles size of West Chester Valvoline facility

May 18, 2012

Expansion follows recent moves to boost sales globally

Business Courier by Jon Newberry, Staff Reporter

Date: Friday, May 18, 2012, 6:00am EDT...

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CEO: Atricure riding high on FDA approval

May 15, 2012

Business Courier by James Ritchie, Staff Reporter

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 3:00pm EDT


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Record revenues reported for local medical device manufacturer

May 8, 2012

Staff Report 11:24 AM Thursday, May 3, 2012

WEST CHESTER TWP. — AtriCure Inc., a maker of medical devices used in heart surgery, reported that it saw record revenues for the first quarter of 2012, a new high of $17.5 million, reflecting 11.8 percent growth compared to the first quar...

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IceTech America, Inc. Is Expanding to a New Location in West Chester

May 2, 2012

West Chester, OH, May 02, 2012 --(   ...

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Regional Development Guide: More Butler County companies setting up shop in China

April 20, 2012

Business Courier by Cindi Andrews, Courier Contributor

Date: Friday, April 20, 2012, 6:00am EDT


The distance between China and West Chester is s...

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Mellow Mushroom Expands into Cincinnati

April 17, 2012


Mellow Mushroom, the popular pizza ‘n pub concept that is growing nationally, will open its first Cincinnati location this summer.  Locally owned and operated by Kevin Molony, ...

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West Chester plays pivotal role in Ohio's Governor's Cup Award

March 19, 2012

WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - West Chester Township played an important role in Ohio’s recent win of the 2011 Site Selection Governor’s Cup. The Atlanta-based magazine has awarded the Governor’s Cup annually since 1978 to the state with the most new and expanded corporate facilitie...

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Ohio Wins Site Selection Magazine's Governor's Cub Award for 2011

March 5, 2012

Press Release

Ohio Wins Site Selection Magazine's Governor's Cup Award for 2011

Top Metros and Top Micropolitans for Corporate Facility Location Also Named

Atlanta, March 1, 2012: Ohio has won the 20...

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West Chester Hospital first for robotic gastric band surgery

February 17, 2012

By Chelsey Levingston, Staff Writer

11:46 AM Friday, February 17, 2012

WEST CHESTER TWP. — The first robot-assisted gastric band placement procedure in Ohio was performed at West Chester Hospital in December, according to the hospital and the regional robot sales representat...

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Zoning permit approved for first 'Jack in the Box' Ohio location

February 16, 2012

WEST CHESTER, OH (FOX19) - West coast fast-food restaurant staple 'Jack in the Box' will open their first Ohio location in West Chester.

Zoning permits were approved three weeks ago to place Jack in the Box on Tylersville Road near I-75.

Jack in the Box spokesperson Brian Luscomb ...

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Rite Track Acquires Semiconductor CV Inspection Product Line from Rudolph Technologies

February 16, 2012

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Feb 14, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rite Track, Inc., a leading semiconductor equipment and services supplier based in West Chester, Ohio announced today the signing of a licensing agreement with Rudolph Technologies, Inc. /quotes/zigman/81215/quotes/nls/rtec RTEC +3.33% , Flander...

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New name, owners for Contech

February 9, 2012

One of the largest private companies in the region on Wednesday announced a new corporate name and ownership structure that it says will help it continue to grow globally.

Contech Construction Products Inc., which ranked as the region’s ninth-largest private company in the 2010 Delo...

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Amylin success paves the way for more jobs

February 2, 2012

By Chelsey Levingston, Staff Writer 8:08 PM Wednesday, February 1, 2012

When Amylin Pharmaceuticals chose Butler County to open a manufacturing plant, part of the deal was state officials promised to attract similar technology companies to build a high-tech talent pool and develop job...

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FDA approves Amylin to make first weekly diabetes drug in West Chester

February 1, 2012

WEST CHESTER TWP. — The first weekly drug treatment in the U.S. for Type 2 Diabetes will be made here.

The weekly injections will be produced at Amylin Pharmaceuticals’ manufacturing facility at 8814 Trade Port Drive.

On Friday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ap...

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AdvancePierre, Johnsonville Sausage team up

January 30, 2012

West Chester-based AdvancePierre Foods, Inc. will become the exclusive foodservice distributor of Johnsonville Sausage, under an alliance announced by the two companies.

This partnership will make AdvancePierre Foods, a leading supplier of value-added meat products and hand held conv...

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Amylin, Alkermes Diabetes Drug Wins FDA Approval on Third Try

January 27, 2012

Jan. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Alkermes Plc succeeded in their third attempt to gain U.S. clearance for Bydureon, a once-weekly version of Amylin’s diabetes shot.

The Food and Drug Administration approved the drug for adults with Type 2 diabete...

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Advantage RN acquires West Coast company

January 17, 2012

Dayton Business Journal by Laura Englehart, Reporter

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 2:02pm EST

Advantage RN has acquired a California agency, projected to boost the locally headquartered company this year to $80 million in revenue.

West Chester-based Adv...

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January 3, 2012

Escort Inc., the West Chester-based radardetector maker, is entering the mobile TVmarket with a partner.

Escort said Thursday it is teaming withdigital TV software supplier Siano to designand market a mobile TV accessory forautos using an Apple iPad connectio...

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Mayfield will expand West Chester site

December 21, 2011

The Mayfield Clinic will double the Precision Radiotherapy Center in West Chester, a $6.5 million project that includes technology, available for the first time in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, that enables doctors to scan brain, body and spine at once.

The new TrueBeam linear...

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West Chester firms wins contract to fix Ky. Speedway roads

December 6, 2011

Sunesis Construction Co. of West Chester won a $3.7 million contract to fix some of the roadways near the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta.

The Speedway ran into big problems this year when it hosted its inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup race. Roads and parking lots...

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AtriCure primed for FDA approval

December 2, 2011

AtriCure Inc. is closing in on a U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval that could set the West Chester-based medical device maker apart from its competition – and possibly tee the company up for a sale.

An FDA advisory panel recently recommended that AtriCure’s Synergy Ab...

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Fresh Market planned for West Chester

November 29, 2011

A new Fresh Market store is planned for West Chester’s Uptown at Tylersville Road.

The European-style market, which sells fresh produce, flowers and other perishables, will be housed in a new, approximately 20,500-...

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BAE Systems awarded $67.8 million Army contract

October 14, 2011

WEST CHESTER — The Army awarded a $67.8 million contract to BAE Systems Survivability Systems LLC for weapons armament assemblies for Army vehicles.

The company is to provide overhead gunner protection kit sub-assemblies under a...

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GE Aviation lands $450 million agreement

October 14, 2011


GE Aviation in Evendale and its partner Snecma in France have landed an agreement valued at more than $450 million to supply engines for 22 Airbus A320 jets for ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Industrial and Commercial Ban...

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AK Steel announces multi-million dollar deals with two companies

October 14, 2011

AK Steel announces multi-million dollar deals with two companies   By Chelsey Levingston, Staff Writer ...

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