Thu, 30 Mar 2017 18:09:32 GMT
The state auditor's office recommends Parma schools consider further staff cuts, as well as higher pay-to-play fees for extracurricular activities, to keep the district from slipping into a deficit. The state put Parma schools in a state of fiscal caution last year, after the board discovered a $15 million projected deficit.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:31:35 GMT
Three men, including one wanted by police in Ohio in connection with a homicide, were arrested Wednesday afternoon following a tip from a neighbor who suspected drug activity at an Augusta residence. Matthew A. Mason, 18, of Sandusky, Ohio, had a warrant out for his arrest after a March 22 shooting in Lorain, Ohio, according to Cleveland media .
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:06:54 GMT
Many Americans have already forgotten about the Clean Power Plan , the Obama administration's signature effort to reduce carbon emissions from the nation's power plants. But not the nation's coal communities.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 04:54:43 GMT
Environme... . FILE - In this Tuesday, March 28, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump, accompanied by from left, Vice President Mike Pence, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, and Interior Se... A federal judge in Hawaii is hearing arguments on whether to extend his temporary order blocking President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:24:21 GMT
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued an ultimatum to so-called sanctuary cities and states, either work with the federal immigration enforcement or lose grant funding. Democrats in the Ohio House aren't budging.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:44:25 GMT
This photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows Donald Harvey, a serial killer who became known as the "Angel of Death" and pleaded guilty in 1987 to 37 murders of hospital patients while working as a nurse's aide in Cincinnati and London, Kentucky, during the 1970s and '80s, claiming he was trying to end his patients' suffering. A spokeswoman for Ohio's prison system says Harvey was found badly beaten Tuesday, March 28, 2017, in his cell at the state's prison in Toledo, and the Ohio State Highway Patrol said Harvey was in critical condition Wednesday.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:44:24 GMT
Dayton police say they responded to a report of a shooting around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday near an apartment complex. The wounded teen died at a hospital a few hours later.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:44:23 GMT
The "Angel of Death" nurse's aide convicted of killing nearly three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky during the 1970s and '80s was badly beaten in prison, officials said. Donald Harvey, 64, was hospitalized after being found Tuesday at the Toledo prison where he is serving multiple life sentences.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:17:04 GMT
Bowling Green State University has suspended a construction management professor after erotic stories were included in computer files he returned to the Ohio Department of Transportation after a research project for the agency. The Ohio Inspector General's Office says he violated university policy with the material on his work computer, but federal authorities determined it didn't amount to a crime.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:47:48 GMT
You were driving and suddenly blue and red lights began flashing in your rear-view mirror. Perhaps you were speeding, or failed to use your turn signal, or committed some other driving infraction.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:12:02 GMT
More than 5,000 Cuyahoga County residents each year die before they should, often due to gunshot wounds, car accidents and drug overdoses. Of these, more than 1,000 could be avoided if residents here had the same social, economic and health opportunities as those living in Ohio counties with the lowest premature death rates, including neighboring Geauga County.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:51:34 GMT
Irondale Mayor William Allen poses near village hall for the tiny Jefferson County village, which backed President Donald Trump in the November election. Trump has proposed ending a federal program that paid to upgrade Irondale Village Hall's heating and cooling systems, which Allen said will allow the building to be rented out by members of the public.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:18:52 GMT
Nearly 15 percent of Ohioans lived at or below the federal poverty line in 2015, down from 16.4 percent in 2011, according to a new report. The annual report from the Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies highlights the 93,000 Ohioans who were caretakers for their grandchildren in 2015.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:48:50 GMT
Ohio Gov. John Kasich is returning to New Hampshire in April to promote his new book on the road ahead for America. A Kasich spokesman says the governor will speak at Saint Anselm College on April 27, two days after "Two Paths: America Divided or United" is published.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:15:57 GMT
Federal prosecutors who pursued cases against 20 members of a central Ohio gang have wrapped up that work with the remaining defendant's sentencing. Thirty-six-year-old Lance Green was sentenced Monday in Columbus for a fatal shooting in 2005 and paying for a second killing in 2006.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:15:56 GMT
Central Ohio's jobless rate dipped to 4.5 percent in February, according to state employment data released this morning that shows unemployment rates fell in most of Ohio counties and metro areas last month. Delaware County's rate of 3.8 percent in February was the second lowest in the state.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:18:36 GMT
Thoughts and observations on Ohio State's defense after watching some of spring practice No. 6 for the Buckeyes on Tuesday morning.