Medicaid Expansion Means Treatment for More Ohio Opiate Addicts

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More opiate addicts are receiving treatment through Medicaid expansion in Ohio.
3:47PM
December
15, 2014

The recent expansion of Medicaid services has helped more people get addiction services.

The Commissary Offers Incubator for Cooks; Chefs

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The Commissary kitchen in Marble Cliff.
5:30AM
December
15, 2014

A new facility in Marble Cliff serves as an incubator for would-be cooks or a laboratory for professional chefs who want to experiment.

Commission Issues No Air Quality Alerts in 2014

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3:27PM
December
9, 2014

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission issued no air quality alerts for Central Ohioin 2014.

Central Ohio Group Says Immigrant Reform Not Big Enough

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The Central Ohio Worker Center advocates on behalf of immigrants and others.
2:58PM
November
21, 2014

Officials estimate there are 30 to 40 thousand undocumented immigrants in Central Ohio who could be spared deportation under President Obama’s reform order.

COTA Board Votes To Keep Current Fares

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The so-called C-Bus will continue to provide free service to the Short North, Downtown and the Brewery District.
12:09PM
November
19, 2014

The Central Ohio Transit Authority has decided to leave fares as they are at least for the time being.

Sandy Hook Mom Urges Vigilance

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Sandy Hook mother Nicole Hockley addressing the Connecticut Legislature.
3:22PM
November
13, 2014

The mother of a 6-year old boy killed at Sandy Hook Elementary school wants parents and children to be more vigilant when it comes to possible threats.

Study Finds Detergent Pods Can Pose Risk to Children

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This colorful detergent pod can be mistaken by small children as candy or a fruit drink.
2:45PM
November
10, 2014

A new study has found that detergent pods can pose a serious health risk to young children.

OK, Why Does Central Ohio Avoid Trick-Or-Treating on Halloween?

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The Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission decides when pirates and angels can "beg" for candy.
3:57PM
October
30, 2014

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission set the calendar for Trick or Treat until 2019.

Sobriety Help Available to OSU Students

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Recovery House at Penn Place is located at 1478 Pennsylvania Avenue.
5:00AM
October
27, 2014

It’s estimated there are hundreds maybe thousands of students at Ohio State in recovery.