September 8, 2012 RSS feed / News

Ban on texting while driving is in effect

COLUMBUS – It is now illegal to use any mobile communications device while driving in Ohio if you are under the age of 18. More...

Planning regulations trip up township

UNION TOWNSHIP – Time’s running out for Union Township Trustees to build a new salt bin for the upcoming winter season. Trustee Rick Black said an unexpected site review by Licking County Planning Commission is holding up the project. More...

Labor Day holiday fatalities down, drug arrests up

COLUMBUS – This Labor Day weekend, troopers were cracking down on drug activity. More...

Analysis: Village property owners pay $228,200 a year for broken department

BUCKEYE LAKE – Village property owners are paying $228,200 a year for their disfunctional fire department. The funds come from a five mill property tax levy that is currently being collected at the rate of 4.92 mills on residential property. More...

Income tax increase for police on Nov. 6 ballot

BALTIMORE – Baltimore Police Chief Michael Tussey said a November income tax police levy would restore services to where they were before four village employees, including two officers, were laid off late last year. More...

Lakewood taxpayers to receive refund

NEWARK- Lakewood School District property owners may receive an unexpected check soon. More...

Things to do…

Events

Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...

New teen driver safety program debuts

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol has partnered with the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) to roll out a new teen driver safety program, You Are In Control. More...