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A week after 6th Congressional District Democratic candidate Jennifer Garrison challenged Republican incumbent Bill Johnson to a series of seven debates in a letter, the Democratic challenger is still awaiting an answer.
Patrons of The Original Pizza Place in Marietta can now have a cold brew with their meal as the restaurant has received the first of 15 new liquor licenses that became available through the formation of a city revitalization district late last year.
Organizers say everything is coming together for this weekend's 14th annual Marietta Riverfront Roar powerboat races that kick off Friday along the Ohio River in downtown Marietta.
A storm reminiscent of the derecho that caused widespread destruction two years ago struck Tuesday afternoon, resulting in power outages and damaged buildings around the area.
Second Congregational Church will be taking orders for a food program, Smart Choice Foods, at the church on Thursday, July 10 from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 12 from 9 to 11 a.m. The last day to order food online is July 16 by 11:59 p.m. Food will be distributed at the church on July 26 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. EBT food cards will be accepted, ... (more)
As the number of walkers and bikers making use of Marietta's River Trail increases, the chances also increase for potential accidents between bicyclists and pedestrians on the shared use pathway.
Homeowners and farmers across the state are paying 70 percent of school property taxes and Washington County is right in line with the pack.
Thanks to Johnny Carpenter for faithfully watering all of the hanging baskets in downtown Marietta every day and sometimes twice a day so they stay beautiful throughout the summer.
After working at the O'Neill Center earlier in life, Offenberger, 87, referred to as "Grandma Betty" by some guests of the center, returned two years ago as a volunteer.
Independence Day 2014 included plenty of activities for the Marietta community, beginning with a parade downtown, and continuing with music, food, crafts, races and fireworks at the Washington County Fairgrounds.
For two decades, every Fourth of July, downtown Marietta has been rocked by the annual Red, White and Blues Fest.
When Mindy Wolfe lets herself into the chicken run she keeps in the backyard of her Reno home, six hens of varying breeds happily greet her in the hopes that she brings a slice of watermelon rind or some corn to snack on.
It's Independence Day, which for most people means enjoying fireworks, hot dogs and parades while reflecting on the history of America and its freedom, an idea many agree should be taken more seriously.
Annual streets paving contracts are a major annual expense for many Ohio cities.
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Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 02:21 am
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