February 7, 2009 RSS feed / News

IRS has answers for 'What if' tax questions

CINCINNATI - What if I lose my job? Is my unemployment check taxable? Can I afford to take money out of my retirement account? These are just a few of the "What If" questions people are dealing with these days. More...

Charges still being reviewed in cat poisoning case

NEWARK - An attorney representing the Licking County prosecutor's office is determining if charges will be filed in a case involving poisoned Buckeye Lake cats. More...

Lakewood senior gets appointment to West Point

HEBRON - It was quite a Christmas present. Lakewood senior Brian Wright was officially informed Christmas Eve he was appointed to the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Tracking While Cross Country Skiing - Saturday, Feb. 7, 1-4 p.m., Dutch Fork Wetlands, $5/members free. More...

Licking Township to fill trustee vacancy

JACKSONTOWN - Registered voters living in Licking Township have until Saturday, Feb. 14 to toss their hat in the ring to fill the remaining 11 months of Joe Cooper's term. More...

Trustee sees progress on fire contract with Hebron

HEBRON - Union Township Trustee Jesse Ours believes progress is being made on talks between the township and the Village of Hebron regarding fire protection. More...

New agriculture census released

REYNOLDSBURG - The 2007 Census of Agriculture counted 2,204,792 farms in the United States, according to results released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS). More...

Eight reasons to e-file your taxes

CINCINNATI - Here are the top eight reasons close to 90 million people filed their tax returns electronically in 2008: 1. It's easy. You can usually file a state tax return at the same time you electronically file your fed 2. It's accurate. More...

Tips to protect your home from freezing weather

COLUMBUS - Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow Groundhog Day, so legend says we have six more weeks of winter. More...