June 23, 2007 RSS feed / News

Toxic releases in Ohio increased from 2004 to 2005

COLUMBUS - According to the 19th anual Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) report recently issued by Ohio EPA, total releases increased from almost 297 million pounds in 2004 to more than 310 million pounds in 2005, a 4.3 percent increase. More...

Crafters sought for festival

MILLERSPORT - The Millersport Lions Club is seeking qualified carfters and artists to display and sell at this year's Sweet Corn Festival, Aug. 20 to Sept. 1. Only authentic handmade items are eligible. More...

$1000 reward for theft

NEWARK - Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for stealing heavy equipment from a job site in Harbor Hills. More...

Hebron

+ May 3: A Buckeye Lake Police officerpassed on a report about an elderly man passed out in a vehicle in the Kroger store park lot. Police were unable to locate the vehicle. More...

Hottinger named to Controlling Board

COLUMBUS - State Representative Jay Hottinger (R-Newark) was named last month to the Joint Legislative Controlling Board Committee. More...

Protecting private property from eminent domain

COLUMBUS - Nearly two years ago, in the case of Kelo v. New London, the U.S. More...

Sewer, water contracts in Thornville's hands

THORNVILLE- The Perry County Commissioners have approved the terms of water and sewer contracts with Thornville, and now it's up to the village to give its final approval, said Perry County Commissioner Lonnie Wood. More...

ODOT's orange barrels are out in full force

JACKSONTOWN- It's nearly summer and ODOT's orange barrels are in full blossom. Orange barrel season means it's also time to drive with particular care in construction zones. More...

Fire expo, muster set for June 23

REYNOLDSBURG - The 7th annual Fire Safety Expo and Muster returns to the Ohio Fire Academy from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 23. More...

Spay, neuter clinics set

NEWARK - The Licking County Department of Animal Control is offering a low cost spay/neuter program in Licking County. Dr. More...

Safe riding begins with preride checks, good judgment

COLUMBUS - Safe motorcycling starts even before the ride begins. Riding a motorcycle takes coordination, balance, and most important, good judgment. More...

Things to do…

Events

Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Wondering About Weeds, Saturday, June 23, 10 am - noon. Meet Arboretum Taxonomist, Dr. More...