Ohio Won’t Withhold School Funding For Those Skipping Tests

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.


Ohio Secretary Of State, Auditor To Testify At Statehouse

By | March 4, 2015

Two of Ohio’s statewide officeholders are making appearances at the Statehouse on the same day to support separate business and charter school proposals.


Central Ohio To Get New 380 Area Code In Existing 614 Region

By | March 4, 2015

Central Ohioans will see a new 380 area code introduced because the available phone numbers for the existing 614 code are expected to run out next year.

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Previously: Mass Transit in Central Ohio


Heroin Antidote Maker To Give Rebates To Ohio Agencies

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the manufacturer of a drug overdose antidote will provide rebates for public agencies buying the drug over the next year.

Former Columbus College of Art & Design President Tom White

CCAD President Steps Down After Brief Tenure

By | March 3, 2015

The Columbus College of Art and Design will begin a new search to fill the president’s position. The school announced Tuesday that President Tom White was stepping down immediately.


I-70 Westbound On East Side Open Following Accident

By | March 3, 2015

A semi-truck hauling lawn fertilizer caused westbound lanes of I-70 on the city’s east side to close for several hours this morning.


Ohio House Clears $7 Billion Transportation Budget

By | March 3, 2015

Prospective Ohio drivers would see added training requirements and the Bureau of Motor Vehicles would be allowed to accept credit and debit cards under a state transportation budget that easily cleared the Ohio House on Tuesday.


Man Wanted For Columbus Murder Arrested In Washington

By | March 3, 2015

A man accused of murder in Columbus was arrested Monday in Spokane by a police task force led by the U.S. Marshals Service.

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Artifact Excites Archaeologists, Raises More Questions

By Bill Rinehart | March 3, 2015

Contractors digging a trench for a fiber optic box near Cincinnati earlier this month found human remains. They also found an ornamental plate known as a gorget.


Israeli Leader’s Scheduled Speech Splits Ohio Congress Delegation

By | March 2, 2015

Some democrats, including at least two Ohio members of Congress, plan to boycott Tuesday’s scheduled speech to a joint session of Congress by Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.