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02/06/2016 12:45 AM
County capital improvements rolled out

Summit County Council's Finance Committee Feb. 1 took a first look at legislation to appropriate $7.6 million for projects in the 2016 Capital Improvement Plan . The entire 2016 CIP comes to $51.3 million for all projects, while the legislation at hand deals with appropriating funds for just a portion of those.

02/05/2016 08:23 PM
Husband, Wife Facing Child Rape Charges

A Springfield couple is behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting children in their care. U.S. Marshals arrested Tamara and Christopher Remy this week after they were indicted on rape and other charges.

02/05/2016 02:36 PM
Primary election voting deadlines ahead

As presidential campaigns heat up, local voters are reminded to make sure they are prepared to vote in Ohio's upcoming Primary Election. The primary is March 15. On the ballot will be Democratic and Republican candidates for president, as well as the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives and the Ohio House in addition to county offices.

02/04/2016 12:54 AM
Jussie Smollett of 'Empire,' John Legend to be honored at NAACP Image Awards Feb. 5

Actor/singer Jussie Smollett of "Empire" fame and Oscar-winning R&B artist John Legend are among a select group to be honored on the live broadcast of the 47th Annual NAACP Image Awards , Friday, February 5 at 9p,m. on TV One.

02/02/2016 07:04 PM
Marijuana plants found at Springfield address (Courtesy: Clark County Sheriff Gene Kelly).

Early Tuesday morning, the Clark County Sheriff's Office along with a special drug task force searched the property at 6650 North Hampton Road in Pike Township. There, they found a large amount of marijuana plants growing inside a service garage located on the property.

02/02/2016 12:55 AM
Remodeling Bathroom Suggestions That Will Enhance Appearance And Attraction

Faucets come in plenty of varieties and designs in the marketplace today. But the focus at frameless glass shower doors Gary IN this time will be on the solitary-hole lavatory faucets.

01/31/2016 10:54 PM
Sunday Night News: Look at these duet partners stuck in the snow

Hello! I'm on the air weekends and sometimes as a fill in! I've been on the radio since I was a kid. I grew up in Springfield, Ohio.

01/30/2016 10:51 AM
Dustin shares bucket list moment

Meeting my favorite animal on earth for the first time. Thank you @cmt for this bucket-list moment #CrashMyPlaya pic.twitter.com/q8l7Jamvag Hello! I'm on the air weekends and sometimes as a fill in! I've been on the radio since I was a kid.

01/29/2016 08:10 PM
Dole Statement Regarding Voluntary Recall of Salads Processed at the Springfield, Ohio Facility

Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc., has temporarily suspended operations at our Springfield, Ohio production facility, and we are voluntarily recalling all Dole-branded and private label packaged salads processed at that location. Our voluntary product recall is a result of a suspected link of the products to a listeria outbreak, but the exact source is still unknown.

01/29/2016 03:01 PM
Springfield district levy on upcoming ballot

Springfield Local Schools officials are returning to voters on the March 15 Primary ballot, requesting once again voters approve the renewal of a five-year, $1.5 million emergency levy used for day-to-day general operations. The issue came before voters in the Nov. 3 General Election, alongside a 1.8-mill permanent improvement levy.

01/28/2016 03:35 AM
Orren Bacon

Mr. Bacon was born on May 11, 1928 in New Springfield, a son of Harry and Anna Bacon. A 1946 Springfield High School graduate, Edgar worked on the family farm as well as at Youngstown Sheet and Tube in the shipping department for 19 years.

01/27/2016 11:01 PM
Dole Fresh Vegetables Announces Voluntary Withdrawal for Salads

Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc., is temporarily suspending operations at its Springfield, Ohio production facility, and is voluntarily withdrawing from the market all Dole-branded and private label packaged salads processed at that location Products subject to the voluntary withdrawal are identified with a product code beginning with the letter "A" in the upper right-hand corner of the package , and are sold in the following states and Canadian provinces noted below. This suspension and withdrawal is being performed voluntarily by Dole out of an abundance of caution, in collaboration with the Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control.

01/27/2016 11:59 AM
Freezing, Ice, And Thawing: Why Your Pipes May Be At Risk To Burst

While frozen pipes are traditionally associated with single-family homes, they also can cause havoc with commercial, institutional and multi-family buildings as well. Within the past week of this release, frozen pipes have burst in an office building in Springfield, Ohio, and a psychology building at The Ohio State University in Columbus.

01/26/2016 03:47 PM
Bagged Salad Sickness: 12 Ill, 1 Dead

One person is dead and 12 others sickened, including in New York -- and the cause has been traced back to listeria in packaged salads produced at a Dole factory in Ohio. On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its warning about the salads, saying that the products in question were distributed in 23 states including New York.

01/26/2016 10:35 AM
OH: Springfield Could Increase Bus Service Rates and Hours

Jan. 26 -- Thousands of Springfield City Area Transit bus riders could see higher fares -- the first in more than 30 years - and more hours for routes, if changes are approved by city commissioners. The city of Springfield is also applying for a $1.4 million grant to replace transportation vehicles in its aging fleet.