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Ohio may get OK to use foreclosure-prevention money to tear more down eyesores
Ohio has an estimated 100,000 vacant, decrepit houses, abandoned by owners who couldn't pay their mortgages.
Wed Jun 19, 2013
Blissfield manufacturer adding jobs, cutting others
Changes in technology are forcing Blissfield Manufacturing to close one plant and expand another.
TOCI inmate indicted for murder of fellow prisoner
An inmate at Toledo Correctional Institution was indicted Wednesday on two counts of aggravated murder and one count of felonious assault.
STRIVE students spend summer studying for OGTs
Instead of enjoying summer fun, they're hitting the books so they can graduate. Around 80 students are enrolled in the STRIVE program this summer, hoping to pass the Ohio Graduation Test.
Now Open: Royal Cravings
Royal Cravings opened its newest and biggest location Wednesday. The new location is at 2111 North Reynolds Road, next to Schmucker's Good Food.
House Spending Panel Votes to Gut Clean-Energy Research
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives made manifest yesterday how much they dislike President Barack Obama's clean-energy agenda as a House spending panel voted for massive cuts in clean-energy research.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Cleveland's Guardian Angels push for missing child awareness
Their red berets are instantly recognizable, especially after the international news stories on the homecomings of Gina, Michelle and Amanda.
Dems blast GOP for slashing renewable energy spending
House Democrats on the Appropriations Committee on Tuesday blasted their Republican counterparts for cutting Energy Department spending on renewable energy by 50 percent.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Russian adoptions ban creates limbo
Jamison and Jennifer Diehl, with their son John, 11, and dog Trigger, were adopting a Russian boy, 6. Their plans went on hold in December when Russia banned adoptions by U.S. citizens.
New Documentary Features Journey through Early Alzheimer's
News, sports, information and inspiration from North Baltimore - SouthWood Area, Henry Township, Wood County, Ohio, U.S.A. * updated EVERY DAY! Findlay, Ohio is the location for an exciting new project which could ultimately help people around the country who are impacted by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Fest pushes unity, worker rights
But after five hours on Monroe Charter Township's Dog Lady Island, dozens of blue-collar workers who attended Saturday's second annual event called the Middle Class Survival Rally likely went home with more questions than answers about their future.
80 years on, Glass-Steagall staging a comeback to save U.S. depositors
Sunday is the 80th anniversary of the signing of the Glass-Steagall Act , which built a protective wall of separation between U.S. commercial and investment banking.
Mich. governor candidate Mark Schauer to speak middle-class issues Saturday
Former Michigan congressman Mark Schauer will address his concerns for the middle-class at a rally in Monroe.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The modern costs of the yesteryear bomb
Even in a dysfunctional Washington, it will still come as a surprise that billions of dollars are on the brink of being spent on a weapon no American military commander can imagine using.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Local rally expected to draw big crowds
An internationally known civil rights activist is heading to our region this weekend.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Portsmouth Daily Times
Portman bill deals with abandoned houses
Portsmouth City Health Commissioner Chris Smith says legislation introduced Monday by U.S. Senator Rob Portman would essentially save Portsmouth taxpayers money, if the funding included in the bill would be utilized locally.
Flood project a priority, lawmakers say
By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER U.S. Rep. Bob Latta said Tuesday he has been doing all he can to speed up federal funding for flood-reduction efforts in the Blanchard River watershed.
Energy And Environment Update -- June 10, 2013
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Mon Jun 10, 2013
Kasich: Push harder for flood money
By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER BOWLING GREEN -- Federal flood reduction money for the Blanchard River watershed has not been forthcoming because U.S. lawmakers from Ohio have not pushed hard enough, Gov. John Kasich said Monday.
Week ahead: Lawmakers to descend on policy summit
Speaker John Boehner and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan will join more than a dozen other lawmakers on Wednesday at a policy seminar that is likely to focus heavily on ObamaCare.