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Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Very odd chemistry

What is it about medical marijuana firms and accurately and truthfully filling out application forms? And what is it about the politicians coming to their defense? Last week, state officials sensibly put the brakes on temporary licenses they had issued to New England Treatment Access Inc. in the wake of former director Kevin Fisher falsely claiming ... (more)


Related Topix: Marijuana, Worcester, MA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Ed FitzGerald loses top aides, RGA piles on and Gov. John Kasich celebrates with Jim...

Fleeing FitzGerald: A staff exodus is underway within Ed FitzGerald's bid for governor .


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Ohio, Westlake, OH, Cuyahoga County, OH, 9

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Tressel gets welcome home

There wasn't a single person who remained seated Monday as former Ohio State University football coach James P. Tressel was officially introduced as Youngstown State University's ninth president.


Related Topix: Ohio State University, US Governors, John Kasich


New YSU President Tressel briefs reporters

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Kevin Fisher, CEO of medical marijuana applicant in Northampton, resigns

NORTHAMPTON - Kevin Fisher , the executive director of a company hoping to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Northampton and Brookline, has resigned from the company amid questions by the state about information on its applications, according to the Daily Hampshire Gazette .


Related Topix: Marijuana, Northampton, MA, Brookline, MA

News Observer

Marijuana company officials resigns

Kevin Fisher said in a letter to the board of directors at New England Treatment Access Inc. that he was resigning as executive director because of the "error I included in my resume."


Related Topix: Marijuana

WFMJ-TV Youngstown


Youngstown State University plans a formal ceremony to install Jim Tressel as president, though the former Ohio State football coach has been on the job for weeks.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Ohio

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Review

YSU, faculty union reach tentative agreement

Youngstown State University and the YSU-Ohio Education Association, representing university faculty, have reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract.


Related Topix: Ohio

Fri Aug 15, 2014

State still doing background checks on marijuana dispensaries as...

BOSTON - The state is continuing to do background checks on applicants for marijuana dispensaries after putting two applications on hold while investigating whether or not there was false information in them.


Related Topix: Northampton, MA, Brookline, MA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Medical marijuana license - on hold' amid resume questions

The state has put a company's bid to open medical marijuana facilities in Brookline and Northampton "on hold" after the Boston Globe reported that the director falsely claimed to be a college graduate, Governor Deval Patrick said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Northampton, MA, Brookline, MA, Deval Patrick, US Governors

Tue Aug 12, 2014


Jim Tressel lays out game plan for YSU

Youngstown State University's new leader says he has a vision of excellence that encompasses both the university and the region.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Salem News

SCT's - Disney on Broadway' featuring young performers

Salem Community Theatre is staging the second annual alumni cabaret benefit, "Disney on Broadway," at 7 p.m. Aug. 15 and 16. It will feature an eight-member cast of young performers who began and grew their interest in the theatrical arts at SCT and the surrounding area.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Theater, Arts, Musical Theater

Fri Aug 08, 2014

All About Jazz

CAREER: Trumpeter Sean Jones Named Chair of Berklee's Brass Department

Berklee College of Music has named noted trumpeter Sean Jones chair of the college's Brass Department.


Related Topix: Berklee College of Music, Warren, OH, Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz

Jim Tressel will be formally installed as Youngstown State University president on Aug. 18

Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel will have his formal installation at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18 in the Beeghly Center on campus.


Related Topix: University of Akron, Ohio State University, Kent State University, Baldwin-Wallace College

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WMKY-FM Morehead

Brian C. Reeder wins award for outstanding contributions in water quality

Morehead State University's Brian C. Reeder, professor of biology, was this year's recipient of the Robert Lauderdale Award for Outstanding Contributions in Water Quality.


Related Topix: Morehead State University, University of Kentucky, Ohio State University, Marshall University

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Salem News

Thomas Anthony Troy

SALEM ? Thomas Anthony Troy, 68 left this world at 11:38 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at St. Elizabeth's hospital in Youngstown.


Related Topix: Salem, OH, Leetonia, OH, South Korea, World News, Washingtonville, OH

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Morning Journal

Rosemary Hum

Rosemary C. Hum, 84, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at 7:30 a.m. at Hospice of the Valley in Poland.


Related Topix: Poland, OH, Youngstown, OH, Columbiana, OH, Leetonia, OH

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Salem News

Kasich brings - jobs, jobs, jobs' message to Salem fundraiser

Gov. John Kasich delivered a message of "jobs, jobs, jobs" during a private fundraising event at the home of Bob and Linda Sebo on Quaker Lane in Salem Tuesday night.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Salem, OH, Columbiana County, OH

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Why Wilford Payne is known as the Johnny Appleseed of local health centers

When a health center serving the poor in New Kensington was having management and financial trouble in 2008, state Sen. Jim Ferlo knew the man to call for help.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Allegheny County, PA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Ohio Newspaper Association

Former District Manager at The Vindicator joins Public Insight

Kevin Owens has joined Public Insight as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing.


Related Topix: Hudson, OH, Youngstown, OH