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Put the phones down or else! Governor John Kasich signed a new bill that will make you think twice before you pick up your phone while driving. The bill which is sponsored by State Representatives Jim Hughes (R-Upper Arlington) and Bill Seitz (R-Cincinnati)  makes distracting driving a second offense that can lead to a $100 fine. […]

The holiday brought many dogs missing and lost. The Franklin County Dog Shelter & Adoption Center is filled once again with many lost pets after the 4th of July. They reported 86 dogs were lost during the holiday. Half are still unclaimed. The shelter asks if you have lost your pet to please stop by […]

The Franklin County Dog Shelter & Adoption Center is waiving adoption fees from now until July 4th. The shelter states the reason behind dropping fees is that they’re at maximum capacity. They are currently tackling taking care of over 260 dogs at the moment. The high numbers are due to the season where many dogs […]

Paid to get a car to help run those everyday errands. Columbus is finally getting a car service that helps you hit the town if you don’t want to call on a ridesharing service. “The City of Columbus is committed to exploring mobility options to move residents and visitors,” said Mayor Andrew J. Ginther. “Zipcar […]

Bad news for many that work for the delivery company giant. DHL has reported that they will be closing their Spiegel Drive plant in Groveport in July. This will cost 260 workers to go unemployed. No reason as to why the decision has been made to close the plant. A warn notice was sent to the Ohio […]

Ohio’s job growth keeps rising. Governor John Kasich had much to celebrate with the recent job’s report. Since 2011 520,500 jobs were added to the private-sector. The job growth is expected to add $13 million into Ohio’s annual payroll. Wait, there more! Expected new projects are reported to create $119 million in new investments across […]

Regional campuses excited to hear the new to help their students with financial aid. The Ohio State University looks to expand financial aid services from its main campus to regional campuses.   The university looks to expand its program to help its 1,200 students in Lima, Mansfield, Marion and Newark campuses. The expansion will begin […]

The ridesharing company gonna help us save some coins. Thanks to the City of Dublin for paring up with the Central Ohio Safe Ride program to offer discounted Uber rides during the Memorial Tournament. According to 10TV, “the discounts are worth up to $10 for any ride to or from the drop off/pick-up locations at […]

Emergency dispatchers in Ohio will now be obligated to give “emergency medical dispatching.” Many lives have been saved by simply calling 9-1-1. Now a new law in Ohio will make it proficient for dispatchers to give pre-medical advise to callers when they call. First responders and Ohio Health teamed up to be able to provide […]

OSU set to spread Buckeye joy into outer space. Ohio State University is space-bound after sending up the first rocket called CubeRRT successfully into space. The rocket was carrying a satellite and supplies early Monday morning NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia. All will be heading for the International Space Station. Not only will […]

Beer lovers rejoice! Columbus over time has grown to be a passionate beer capital in the Midwest. Don’t miss out on the last week of Craft Beer Week to taste the best brews in the city. Breweries, bars, and restaurants are taking part in the festivities. Whether you want to sample the best IPA or […]

You better think twice before driving pass that school bus. A bill will enforce drivers to not drive past stopped school buses unless they want a stiff penalty on their record. State Rep. Richard D. Brown (D-Canal Winchester) and Rep. Gary Scherer (R-Circleville) on Thursday introduced a bipartisan bill that will “allow judges to impose […]