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3 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Looking ahead to 2016

It's always good to get outside of Washington, D.C. and take the temperature of the nation, and it's even better to do it in some very different places on the map.


Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Washington D.C. Travel, Texas Government, Texas, Ohio, US News

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Food stamp recipients make tough choices

Sarah Singley of Colerain picks up bread at the Healing Center in Springdale. "A single working mom can't do it all," she said.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Ohio

The Olympian

Artist sought for Ohio's new US Capitol statue

The nonprofit Ohio Statuary Hall Commission is now accepting proposals from interested and qualified artists, according to a release sent on behalf of the commission.


Related Topix: Ohio, Science / Technology, Inventions, US Governors, John Kasich

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Toledo Blade

Ohio to invest $50M in Wis. real estate fund

Ohio's government-run insurance fund for injured workers has agreed to put $50 million, the maximum its policy allows, into a Wisconsin-based real estate investment fund run by a major campaign "bundler" to Republican presidential candidates.


Related Topix: Ohio, US News, Personal Finance, Retirement, George Bush

Andrea Sanseverino Galan Named Vice President of Development of Manhattan School of Music

Ms. Gala assumed this position on April 1st. James Gandre, MSM president said, "Ms.


Related Topix: Manhattan School of Music, Ohio, Theater, Arts, New York University, New York

Ed FitzGerald gives it the old college try, unemployment drops again: Ohio Politics...

Ed FitzGerald wants you to know about his hardscrabble time at Ohio State. Mary Taylor wants you to know that she still hates Obamacare.


Related Topix: Ohio, US News, US Governors, John Kasich, Ohio State University, Cuyahoga County, OH

Logan Banner

VA needing to process claims more efficientl...

Veterans Administration officials insist they are making progress in reducing the time those who have served our country in uniform must wait for decisions on disability benefits.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, US House of Representatives, Republican, Ohio, Opinion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WBEX-AM Chillicothe

More Ohioans Get Tax Refund

The Ohio Department of Taxation says the average refund is $505 this year. That's up from last year's $288.


Related Topix: Ohio, Tax, Small Business, Personal Finance

Times Recorder

Democrats: Husted must enforce election spending rule

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted should enforce a rule that limits election spending by companies, nonprofits and unions, Democrats said Thursday.


Related Topix: Ohio

Norwalk Reflector

Two new chemicals being abused as synthetic drugs are permanently banned

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio State Board of Pharmacy Executive Director Kyle Parker announced today that an administrative rule developed to permanently ban two new chemicals being abused as synthetic drugs is now in effect.


Related Topix: Drugs, US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Drug Enforcement Administration, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

University Hospitals, St. Vincent among four Ohio hospitals to get state money for...

Construction workers on Wednesday stand on top of what will be the Proton Therapy Center at University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center in Cleveland.


Related Topix: Ohio, Cleveland, OH, Geriatric Medicine

West Side and South Side Leader

State education mandates on Woodridge agenda

It's been a busy school year for local districts working to implement new educational programs mandated for public schools by the Ohio General Assembly.


Related Topix: Ohio, Education Etc.

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Ohioans' state tax refunds about 43 percent larger this year than last

Ohioans due a refund on their state income tax are getting about 43 percent more money this year than in 2013.


Related Topix: Ohio, Tax

Hudson Hub-Times

Ohio's new top utility regulator is sworn in 31 minutes

Gov. John Kasich has sworn in a former state budget director and lawmaker as Ohio's top utility regulator.


Related Topix: Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich

WFXN-FM Ashland

Ashland University Commencement Details Released

Ashland University's Commencement will be held on May 10 at 10 a.m. at Miller Stadium, located in the Dwight Schar Athletic Complex off Broad Street.


Related Topix: Ashland University, Ohio, Ohio Wesleyan University, Wesleyan University, Ohio State University

New Haven Independent

Bowen Field Rehab Delayed Another Year

Track runners and football players will have to wait until August 2015 to return to a renovated Bowen Field, as the city pursues a $4 million plan to haul away polluted debris to Ohio.


Related Topix: Ohio

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Wheeling News

Fighting Drug Abuse in Ohio

Drug abuse has become a wildfire in Ohio, spreading rapidly and consuming lives in the process.


Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Ohio, Drugs

Washington Examiner

John Boehner and seven GOP lawmakers back from secret Afghanistan trip

House Speaker John Boehner , R-Ohio, traveled to Kabul, Afghanistan , this past weekend with seven other House Republican lawmakers to get a first-hand look at the political situation in the country after the recent democratic elections, Boehner's office announced Monday.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, World News, Afghanistan, Doc Hastings, Devin Nunes

Daily Kos

Help tell American Pharmacist Association to ban its members from taking part in executions

Nearly every association of medical professionals has officially declared it unethical for their members to take part in executions by lethal injection.


Related Topix: Indiana, Indiana Government, Activism, Death Penalty, Georgia, Georgia Government, Ohio

Business Journal

Iroquois Capital to add second office as firm eyes more growth

Iroquois Capital Group, a Nashville-based merchant and investment banking firm, plans to open a second office location and launch a retirement services business in Cleveland, according to President and CEO Mike Koban .


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Ohio