Fairfield Twp. Trustee Tara Downie won’t file the petitions she pulled to run in November for her seat, saying she’s been “ignored,” “publicly disrespected” and “accused of causing a levy to fail” since she was appointed this past December.
Forty-one school districts representing rural, suburban and urban communities in Butler, Warren, Hamilton and Clermont counties are joining forces to have Ohio and federal lawmakers leave educating to them.
Retailers and legislators are hoping that Ohio’s first-ever sales tax holiday next weekend will prompt a “Black Friday”-like fervor among shoppers looking to save money on their back-to-school purchases.
An area filmmaker is hoping a documentary now in production will shed light on the mysterious death of Fairfield’s Katelyn Markham, a 22-year-old art student who disappeared four years ago this month and whose skeletal remains were found two years ago in Indiana.
Crowds gathered Tuesday for the funeral for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa last Wednesday when he was killed by a gunman who went on to open fire on Parliament Hill.