Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, OH. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 3,586 in Franklin County, OH

  1. Dividing Lines | Families juggle long hours, low wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... she earns less than $11 an hour. Maintaining full-time employment has not kept her from the ranks of Franklin County's working poor, a group that has surged in the shadow of "I came from Youngstown, and I've been here 13 years," said Hudson, 56, who ...

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  2. Dispatch Special Report | Dividing lines show income inequality in Columbus Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... after settling a case with her landlord during eviction court hearings on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Franklin County Municipal Courthouse. As she rode the elevator up to the 11th floor of Franklin County Municipal Court, Jennifer Clark ...

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  3. Fewer abandoned homes mar Columbus neighborhoods Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... To a large extent, we've done that," said John Turner, who manages the city's land bank. The Columbus and Franklin County land banks plan to spend close to $21 million in federal money to acquire and knock down up to 1,300 buildings by the end of ...

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  4. Income Inequality: Despite thriving economy, many in central Ohio struggle in low-wage jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Reece, an OSU professor who led the research and has long studied disparity in the area. Unemployment in Franklin County sits at 4.6 percent, yet the share of residents officially poor or nearly so - a population that surged during the recession - ...

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  5. Dividing Lines | Last-mile bus service delivers workers to warehouse jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... it takes me to get here." The warehouse and logistics industry around Rickenbacker Airport, in southeastern Franklin County, has spawned thousands of new jobs in recent years as the Columbus metro area continues to develop as a hub for the ...

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  6. Dispatch Special Report | Dividing lines show income inequality in Columbus Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... after settling a case with her landlord during eviction court hearings on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Franklin County Municipal Courthouse. As she rode the elevator up to the 11th floor of Franklin County Municipal Court, Jennifer Clark ...

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  7. Two arrested for drunken driving at sobriety checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two drivers were arrested and charged with drunken driving in a sobriety checkpoint run by the Franklin County DUI Task Force in Bexley on St. Patrick's Day. The task force said deputies and officers working the Friday night checkpoint, which operated at Main Street and Parkview Avenue from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., checked 252 of the 581 vehicles that passed through the enforcement zone.

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  8. Judge receives 10 days in jail for campaign-finance offensesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Madison Press

    An Ohio judge is to serve 10 days in jail, give $2,065 to a food bank and undergo alcohol treatment after authorities say he improperly spent campaign funds, including more than $1,000 at an upscale restaurant to celebrate his opponent dropping out of the 2014 race. Franklin County Appeals Court Judge Tim Horton pleaded guilty Thursday to three misdemeanor counts of inaccurate campaign-finance reports, involving "unreasonable and excessive" spending of funds, The Columbus Dispatch reported .

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  9. Judge Receives 10 Days Jail For Improper Campaign SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | TheCourier.com

    ... pleading guilty to charges related to improperly spending campaign funds. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) Franklin County Appeals Court Judge Tim Horton also was ordered to perform 100 hours of community service, give $2,000 to a food bank and ...

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  10. Central Ohio judge gets jail for campaign-finance offensesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | Toledo Blade

    A Franklin County appeals court judge is to serve 10 days in jail, give $2,065 to a food bank and undergo alcohol treatment after authorities say he improperly spent campaign funds, including more than $1,000 at an upscale restaurant to celebrate his opponent dropping out of the 2014 race. Judge Tim Horton pleaded guilty Thursday to three misdemeanor counts of inaccurate campaign-finance reports, involving "unreasonable and excessive" spending of funds, The Columbus Dispatch reported .

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  11. Sobriety checkpoint location revealed for St. Patricka s DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Franklin County DUI Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint between 8:30 p.m. today and 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Bexley. "The Task Force wants to impress upon those who will be consuming alcohol to plan for a designated driver to make other arrangements to get where you are going," said Sgt.

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  12. Investigator | Two courts nowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... our youth to another facility," spokeswoman Mary Davidson said in an email. Orvel Johns, a spokesman for the Franklin County Juvenile Court, said on Thursday that the judges have ordered their own investigation of Abraxas. The move came after the ...

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  13. Power outage leaves thousands without power in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | WBNS

    TV's on-line public inspection file can be found on the FCC website or at 10TV.com/fcc. Individuals with disabilities may contact Becky Richey at [email protected] or 614.460.3785 for assistance with access to the WBNS-TV public inspection files.

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  14. Coroner: Franklin County fentanyl deaths hit a unprecedenteda rate of one per dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Franklin County's Coroner issued a warning today that her office has seen an average of a death per day from fentanyl overdoses in the past month. Coroner Anahi Ortiz called the fentanyl death rate "unprecedented" and "alarmingly high."

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  15. The City: Lefta s answer to the Tea Party wades into council raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... he said. “We think the most important formula for winning a race like that is enthusiasm.” Franklin County Democratic Party Chairman Mike Sexton said the affiliation won't change how the party runs its campaigns. The party has endorsed ...

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  16. a Erratica truck driver led police on 34-minute chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | This Week Community News

    ... police in a manner to warrant such charges, officer Hyda Slone said. Officers from Columbus, Grove City, the Franklin County Sheriff's Office and the Ohio State Highway Patrol were involved in the pursuit.

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  17. Franklin County judge gets jail time for filing inaccurate campaign-finance reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Franklin County Appeals Court Judge Tim Horton will spend 10 days in jail, pay a $1,000 fine, give $2,065 to a food bank, perform 100 hours of community service and undergo alcohol treatment after pleading guilty to three misdemeanor counts of inaccurate campaign-finance reports, involving the "unreasonable and excessive" spending on funds. Visiting Common Pleas Judge Patricia Cosgrove also sentenced Horton Thursday morning to six months in jail, but suspended the sentence.

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  18. Amazon begins beer and wine delivery in Columbus, CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    Columbus Business First reported in October that Prime Now LLC, an affiliate of Amazon , had applied for state liquor permits to sell and deliver carryout beer, wine and pre-packaged low-proof mixed drinks in Franklin and Hamilton counties. Business headlines from Crain's Cleveland Business and other Ohio newspapers - delivered FREE to your inbox every morning.

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  19. Sobriety checkpoint Friday in eastern Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Columbus Dispatch

    While many will be going out Friday to enjoy green beer, Sgt. Scott Downing, who coordinates the Franklin County DUI Task Force, wants to remind those going out to "plan for a designated driver and to make sure your friends don't drive drunk."

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  20. Driver in deadly Ohio crash impaired by alcohol, marijuanaRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... pital. Their 8-year-old daughter, Mylee, died the next morning. Colombini died at the scene. The Franklin County sheriff says no one is criminally charged in the case because the driver at fault died.

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