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Will Ohio Delaying Renewable Mandates Push Away Tech Companies?

Rep. Ohio Senator Bill Seitz is among those defending the stance of the American Legislative Exchange Council and denouncing the comment of Google's Eric Schmidt.
10, 2014

Google and Facebook are among the tech giants cutting ties with a well-known legislative organization over its stance on climate change.

With Contracts Approved, Reynoldsburg Teachers Return To Classroom

Mother Kelley Caruso waits for word with her daughter Carmen as Reynoldsburg teachers vote on their 3-year contract agreement Thursday. Carmen is a junior in the Reynoldsburg school system.
10, 2014

Reynoldsburg public school teachers and the city’s school board have approved a new contract, ending a three-week-long strike.

Stone Bewers Company Picks Richmond

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Stone Brewing Company of San Diego today announced it will locate a second facility in Richmond , Virginia.
October 9, 2014

The Stone Brewing Company of San Diego today announced it will locate a second facility in Richmond, Virginia.

Columbus Superintendent Wants Bonuses Returned To District

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October 9, 2014

Columbus City Schools is asking hundreds of staff members to return bonuses that the district says were based on rigged data.

Reynoldsburg School Board, Teachers Reach Tentative Agreement

Reynoldsburg High School
October 8, 2014

The two-week-old strike by Reynoldsburg’s public school teachers could soon come to an end.

Ohio Manufacturers Form New Lobbying Group

A handful of Ohio manufacturers has formed a lobbying committee to fight for workforce related legislation.
8, 2014

Seven large Ohio manufacturers have formed a new lobbying group.

Central State Wins Land-Grant Status, To Get Millions in Funding

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8, 2014

The historically black college in southwest Ohio is celebrating becoming a land-grant university, a designation that will provide access to millions of dollars in federal funding.

Bargaining Session Fails To Produce Deal In Reynoldsburg

Reynoldsburg High School
October 8, 2014

Negotiators for teachers and the school board met for some 11 hours Tuesday and Wednesday, but could not agree on a new contract to end a three-week-old teacher strike.

Ohio Casino Revenues Plummet

Revenues at Ohio four voter-approved gambling casinos dropped by 25-percent from this time last year.
7, 2014

Revenues at Ohio’s four voter-approved gambling casinos is down 25 percent from last year’s.

Researcher: Tax Phosphorous To Reduce Algae Threat In Lake Erie

Algae at Grand Lake St. Marys
Algae-saturated water at Grand Lake St. Marys in northwest Ohio
6, 2014

When a toxic algae bloom forced Toledo to shutdown its water supply for several days, state and local officials vowed a quick response. A state task force recommends cutting phosphorous run-off from fields and lawns by 40 percent. Among possible options, a new tax. Phosphorous and nitrogen are key ingredients for growing corn and other [...]