Schwarzenegger, Kasich To Dedicate Arnold Statue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will be back in Columbus to help re-dedicate a statue made in his likeness. The movie star and champion bodybuilder is slated to appear Monday with Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a fellow Republican facing re-election in...

Foreign Teacher Rate High For Ohio Charter Chain

CINCINNATI (AP) — An analysis has found that an embattled charter school chain relies heavily on foreign-born teachers in its Ohio schools. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports ( ) that Chicago based-Concept Schools used at least 474 foreign-born teachers in Ohio schools in 2005-2013....

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The Akron Beacon Journal, Oct. 5 John Kasich maneuvered deftly to expand Medicaid, bringing health coverage to nearly 370,000 additional Ohioans with low incomes. The governor overcame...

Supreme Court clears way for gay marriage expansion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court today cleared the way for an immediate expansion of same-sex marriage by unexpectedly and tersely turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit gay and lesbian unions. The court’s order effectively makes gay marriage legal now...

Dayton Firm Will Redevelop Former GM Factory

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A national design firm with local headquarters has signed on to redevelop a former Dayton-area General Motors factory into an 800-job automotive glass plant operated by a Chinese company. Woolpert, headquartered in Dayton, on Monday announced an agreement with...

VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Starts Display

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System has launched a “Faces of Heroes” website to display photos of area veterans. The health system says a kiosk to display submitted pictures will be installed at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center on Veterans Day in...

Police warn residents about bank email scams

Fostoria Police Division is reminding residents to be cautious about emails they receive claiming to be from banks. The Fostoria Police Division has been recently made aware of numerous Emails being sent to individuals from Key Bank with the following contained in the Emai...

Ohio Teen Could Face Death Penalty

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Jurors in a southwest Ohio county will decide whether to recommend a death sentence for a 19-year-old man convicted in the slaying of a U.S. Navy recruit. If Austin Myers is ultimately sentenced to execution, he would become the youngest person on...

Stats Show Restraint, Seclusion Of Ohio Students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Early statistics show that more than one-third of Ohio’s public schools restrained at least one student during the last school year, and about 13 percent of public schools isolated children in seclusion rooms. That’s according to Ohio Department...

Stats Show Restraint, Seclusion Of Ohio Students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Early statistics show that more than one-third of Ohio’s public schools restrained at least one student during the last school year, and about 13 percent of public schools isolated children in seclusion rooms. That’s according to Ohio Department...