Reynoldsburg School Negotiators Return To Bargaining

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Reynoldsburg High School
9:02AM
August 22, 2014

Negotiators for Reynoldsburg teachers and the board of education will resume contract talks next month.

Ohio Employers Seek First Time Job Candidates

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Collage of photos greets visitors to the Administrative offices of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services in the Rhodes Tower, Columbus
8:39PM
August
17, 2014

State and national jobless numbers are closely watched as economic indicators. The unemployment figures can also give useful clues for those seeking their first full-time job.

Ohio Jobless Rate Increases In July

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Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reports the state's jobless rate increased in July
12:17PM
August
15, 2014

Ohio’s unemployment rate for July ticked up slightly after job reports for the last two months showed the rate at its lowest level since before the Great Recession.

Reynoldsburg Students Return To School Ahead Of Possible Strike

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Reynoldsburg High School
7:55AM
August 13, 2014

School starts today for some suburban Columbus districts, including Reynoldsburg, where the local teacher’s union has given their leaders the right to call a strike.

DNC Calls Columbus Visit “Helpful”, Still No Decision On 2016

Delegates from the Democratic National Party arrive Wednesday at Nationwide Arena.
Delegates from the Democratic National Party arrive Wednesday at Nationwide Arena.
1:03PM
August
8, 2014

Columbus awaits a decision on a political plum. A team from the Democratic National Committee wrapped up a two day visit to get a close up look for a possible 2016 national convention.

Columbus Makes Bid For 2016 Democratic National Convention

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Delegates from the Democratic National Convention selection committee arrive at Arena District pep rally. Columbus is among five cities competing for the 2016 national convention.
11:54AM
August
6, 2014

A ten member delegation from the Democratic National Committee arrived Wednesday by pedi-cab at an Arena District pep rally. Columbus is among five cities vying for the party’s 2016 nominating convention.

Columbus City Schools Expand Free Lunch, Free Breakfast Program

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Columbus school and city leaders announce expansion of free breakfast and lunch program for the new school year at Woodcrest Elementary School on East Livingston Avenue
1:55PM
August
1, 2014

Columbus City Schools Friday announced expansion of its food service for students. Superintendent Dan Good says student eligibility for free meals is expanding for the new school year to all enrolled students..

Columbus Superintendent: District ‘Supportive’ Of Data Inquiry

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Columbus Superintendent Dan Good
12:35PM
August
1, 2014

Columbus City Schools superintendent, Dan Good, says the district will further cooperate with investigators of data rigging. Top administrator, Steven Tankovich was found guilty of tampering with evidence on Thursday. But, Good says he’s uncertain when the investigation will finish.

Former Columbus School Data Czar Guilty of Attempted Data Rigging

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Former Columbus City Schools data czar Steven Tankovich (right) pleads no contest to a fourth degree felony charge in Franklin County Common Pleas court Thursday morning.
7:20AM
August 1, 2014

In court documents, prosecutors say Tankovich, from 2010 to 2011 devised a scheme to alter both attendance and grade records. They say he then supervised and instructed building principals and other administrators how to work the scheme.