The Cobb County Board of Commissioners at its zoning meeting last Tuesday refused an application for permission from an oil change business on Canton Road, which is prohibited by corridor stipulations put in place in 2007, when the area was rezoned Neighborhood Retail Commercial. Audience Overview What was the request? The application was to authorize …

The Bellefontaine High School Music Department hosted the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) District 11 Band and Choir event at Bellefontaine High School on March 11-12. The district contest featured schools from multiple counties. The BHS Symphony Choir and Symphony Group received “top” ratings of 1. L’Harmonie de Bellefontaine obtained an “excellent” rating. Groups and …

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – Trash issues in the form of illegal dumping are having residents of Cleveland’s Central Ward demanding action from Ward 5 officials. Owner LaRhon Wheeler told the 19 News Troubleshooter she’s not just talking about trash, she’s frustrated after taking her fight against illegal dumping to City Hall: ‘It’s not fair to …

MILLBURY – The Lake Local School District issued $36 million in bonds to fund the construction of a new elementary school that was approved by voters in the Nov. 2 election, according to a news release from Treasurer Monica Leppelmeier. The district was able to take advantage of very low interest rates, achieving an aggregate …

Both Brandon Manning and his wife were born in the southern United States and were eager to return, but Manning did not want to return to his hometown of Atlanta due to traffic, housing costs and sprawl. So when offered a teaching job at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, the couple decided to …

PARMA, Ohio (WJW) — The City of Parma School District unveiled a new district consolidation plan to the school board Thursday night. “We narrowed it down to two options. Four elementary schools with two secondary campuses or four elementary schools, two self-contained middle schools and a high school,” Superintendent Charles Smialek said. Smialek said the …

In response to a large deer population that has settled in Worthington over the years, the city is considering an ordinance that would prohibit residents from feeding the animals. City management assistant Ethan Barnhardt prepared a report on the city’s deer population in October that focuses on strategies the city could adopt to help mitigate …

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – Residents of Plymouth Street say the house boarded up on the block is not only an eyesore, but has also become a target for stripping. Vandals and thieves removed siding, pipes and even signs installed by the city of Toledo to keep people out. Suzanne Harris has lived in her East …

TOPS – 6 p.m. – Every Monday – Take Off Pounds Sensably – First Baptist Church, 399 Norwood Ave. VANTAGE Aging Event for senior job seekers, Tuesday, March 22, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hocking County Ohio Means Jobs site, 389 W. Front St., Logan. Let’s talk about health – 2-3 p.m., every Tuesday, Hocking …

Nearly 300,000 Ukrainian refugees are hosted in Warsaw, increasing the capital’s population by around 17%. She and other Polish towns recently warned they had reached limits on the number of people they could help and called on the government to seek international support. These calls were backed yesterday by President Andrzej Duda, who also “called …