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1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Kasich urges legal community to help women get elected to the bench

Gov. John Kasich pleaded with hundreds of Republican-leaning lawyers and judges today to help five women he appointed to various judgeships win their races this fall, including Ohio Supreme Court Justice Judith L. French.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Franklin County, OH, Springfield, OH

3 hrs ago |

Cuyahoga County Councilman: County inspector general not 'Big Brother' after all

Cuyahoga County Councilman Mike Gallagher now says was incorrect when he announced during a public meeting last week that the county's inspector general was pursuing live access to every security camera in the new county headquarters.


Related Topix: Classical

6 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

NEO's Best Pizza visits Geraci's in University Heights: Kristel's CLE

Next up in NEO's Best Pizza visit was Geraci's , 2266 Warrensville Center Rd., in University Heights.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, University Heights, OH

10 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

Cuyahoga County Judge Lance Mason says Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty...

Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Lance Mason wants a special prosecutor appointed to take over the case involving his arrest earlier this month on charges he seriously assaulted his wife.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

10 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Democrats shift focus away from FitzGerald

Democrat Ed FitzGerald did not mention his gubernatorial campaign's woes during a speech last night at the annual Logan County Democratic picnic.


Related Topix: US News, Logan County, OH

13 hrs ago |

Cleveland woman sentenced to 18 months in prison for fatal heroin deal

A Cleveland woman was sentenced to 18 months in prison Wednesday for brokering a heroin deal that left a friend dead outside her apartment.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Euclid, OH

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Woman arrested for cocaine possession on way back from Missouri protest: Mayfield Village Police Blotter

Disabled motor vehicle, Interstate-271: While checking on a disabled vehicle Aug. 18; officers learned a female passenger inside of it had an active felony drug warrant out of New York, where she and a man were traveling back to after attending a protest in Missouri.


Related Topix: Drugs, Euclid, OH

Attorneys argue over DNA testing in the slaying of restaurant owner Jim Brennan

Attorneys on Wednesday argued over the DNA testing of nine pieces of evidence linked to the death of Cleveland Heights restaurant owner Jim Brennan.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Restaurant Management, Cleveland Heights, OH

Three Cuyahoga County co-defendants sentenced to federal prison for North Carolina real estate scam

A federal judge today sentenced three people from Cuyahoga County to prison for conspiracy charges involving a $1.4 million North Carolina real estate scam.


Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Lyndhurst, OH, Bedford, OH

Death of man found under Brook Park bridge being treated as suicide

Police said Wednesday that the death of a man found near I-71 in Brook Park is being treated as a suicide.


Related Topix: Brook Park, OH

Heroin overdose antidote passed out in Greater Cleveland Drug Court program

Thirty people facing drug charges in Cleveland Municipal Court room Tuesday were tapped to participate in a first-of-its-kind program here officials hope could save their lives.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH


Groups Allege Ohio Governor Violated Civil Rights By Kicking People Off Food Stamps

Ohio civil rights groups are asking federal officials to overrule the governor's decision to kick thousands of the state's poorest people off of food stamps rolls last fall, arguing that a state decision to set different work requirements for the program in different parts of the state disproportionately affected racial minorities .


Related Topix: Ohio, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science, US Governors, John Kasich, Life, Food, Nutrition

Akron man dies from gunshot wound; Cuyahoga County woman treated for...

A 78-year-old woman is being treated for encephalitis at a hospital in Cuyahoga County, one of two cases of West Nile Virus identified in humans in Ohio, the first for 2014.


Related Topix: Akron, OH, Ohio

Hudson Hub-Times

Ohio Governor Kasich mum on Democratic challenger's campaign about 2 hours

Republican Gov. John Kasich told reporters Tuesday at a campaign stop in Cincinnati that he pays no attention to the other side.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich

WTVG-TV Toledo

Danbury Township under boil advisory

A boil advisory has been issued for about 300 residents in Danbury Township due to a water line break according to the Ottawa County Sanitary Engineering Department.


Related Topix: Muskingum County, OH

Beautiful gardens celebrated in 2014 Westlake in Bloom gardening and landscaping awards

Westlake resident George Woyansky describes his hobby of gardening as "all self-induced pain."


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Westlake, OH


First 2 Human Cases Of West Nile For 2014 Found In Ohio

Ohio Department of Health officials say the first two cases of West Nile Virus in humans have been found this year.


Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus, Muskingum County, OH

NEO's Best Pizza visits Pizza Roma in Mayfield: Kristel's CLE

Our first stop Tuesday was to Pizza Roma , 785 SOM Center Rd. in Mayfield, which is one of the 15 contenders in the NEO's Best Pizza competition.


Related Topix: Mayfield, OH

Cleveland Heights opts in on savings with county health care plan

Beginning Sept. 1, the city will be pooling resources with Cuyahoga County to save a projected $400,00 to $450,000 on health care for its full-time employees.


Related Topix: Cleveland Heights, OH, University Heights, OH, Libraries

Tue Aug 19, 2014

La Prensa

CCBE honors bilingual poll workers

Cleveland, August 14, 2014: Approximately 150 individuals were part of a special ceremony that is being conducted by the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections and leaders of the Latino community.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH