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Fox News commentator Alan Colmes has died
 Fox News commentator and host Alan Colmes has died, according to a report from Fox News. According to Fox News, Colmes was 66-years-old. Holmes was the best-know liberal commentator on Fox News for years and was a co-host with conservative Sean Hannity on the show ‘Hannity and Colmes.’ That was one of the first shows launched...

Posted: 3 days ago

Fox News commentator and host Alan Colmes has died, according to a report from Fox News. According to Fox News, Colmes was 66-years-old. Holmes was the best-know liberal commentator on Fox News for years and was a co-host with conservative Sean Hannity on the show ‘Hannity and Colmes.’ That was one of the first shows launched...
Proposed license plate fee increase targets road and bridge improvements
   Montgomery County Engineer Paul Gruner said the license plate fee counties use to fix roads and bridges hasn’t kept up with inflation. He said the fee increase the House Finance Committee added on Tuesday to the proposed transportation budget would be the first increase 30 years. The committee proposed allowing counties to add...

Posted: 4 days ago

  Montgomery County Engineer Paul Gruner said the license plate fee counties use to fix roads and bridges hasn’t kept up with inflation. He said the fee increase the House Finance Committee added on Tuesday to the proposed transportation budget would be the first increase 30 years. The committee proposed allowing counties to add...
Dayton Daily News finalist for 8 Ohio Associated Press awards
 The Dayton Daily News is a finalist for eight Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ 2016 awards. The winners will be announced May 21 in Columbus. Sixty-seven daily newspapers submitted 2,084 entries in the contest, which featured news and sports stories, features, editorials, columns, graphics and photos from 2016. Entries were judged...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Dayton Daily News is a finalist for eight Ohio Associated Press Media Editors’ 2016 awards. The winners will be announced May 21 in Columbus. Sixty-seven daily newspapers submitted 2,084 entries in the contest, which featured news and sports stories, features, editorials, columns, graphics and photos from 2016. Entries were judged...
You may pay more for license plates, driver’s license in Ohio
 It could get more expensive to get your license plates and driver’s license in Ohio. The Ohio House of Representatives Finance Committee on Tuesday proposed allowing county commissioners to increase the fee paid for an Ohio license plate by $5.  The money would be used to pay for transportation projects. If approved it would increase...

Posted: 5 days ago

It could get more expensive to get your license plates and driver’s license in Ohio. The Ohio House of Representatives Finance Committee on Tuesday proposed allowing county commissioners to increase the fee paid for an Ohio license plate by $5.  The money would be used to pay for transportation projects. If approved it would increase...
A look back at President Trump’s first month
 Today marks one month since President Donald Trump took office and it has been a busy month. Since Jan. 20, Trump has named a Supreme Court nominee, fired his national security adviser, fought the courts over his executive order regarding immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and signed more than 20 other executive orders on everything...

Posted: 6 days ago

Today marks one month since President Donald Trump took office and it has been a busy month. Since Jan. 20, Trump has named a Supreme Court nominee, fired his national security adviser, fought the courts over his executive order regarding immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and signed more than 20 other executive orders on everything...
Ohio National Guard has not received instructions to help with immigration roundup
 The Trump administration on Friday denied an Associated Press report that it is considering deploying 100,000 National Guardsmen to round up millions of unauthorized immigrants, though it confirmed the existence of a “very early, pre-decisional draft” that was never seriously considered by the U.S. Homeland Security Department...

Posted: 9 days ago

The Trump administration on Friday denied an Associated Press report that it is considering deploying 100,000 National Guardsmen to round up millions of unauthorized immigrants, though it confirmed the existence of a “very early, pre-decisional draft” that was never seriously considered by the U.S. Homeland Security Department...
Oakwood officials optimistic despite loss of businesses
 Oakwood city officials say they are hopeful their downtown business district remains vibrant, despite several recent business closings. The city has lost businesses like Dominique’s Bistro & Bar and Complete Petmart but does not see this as a long-term trend. “It’s just kind of a perfect storm right now. A lot of things...

Posted: 11 days ago

Oakwood city officials say they are hopeful their downtown business district remains vibrant, despite several recent business closings. The city has lost businesses like Dominique’s Bistro & Bar and Complete Petmart but does not see this as a long-term trend. “It’s just kind of a perfect storm right now. A lot of things...
New executive director of the Ohio Republicans a former Turner aide
 A former aide to U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, has been named executive director of the Ohio Republican Party. Party Chairman Jane Timken named Rob Secaur of Columbus to the post. “Ohio Republicans will be well served by Rob’s invaluable campaign and political experience,” Timken said. “With critical election cycles...

Posted: 11 days ago

A former aide to U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, has been named executive director of the Ohio Republican Party. Party Chairman Jane Timken named Rob Secaur of Columbus to the post. “Ohio Republicans will be well served by Rob’s invaluable campaign and political experience,” Timken said. “With critical election cycles...
Oakwood remains vibrant despite business closures, officials say
 Oakwood’s downtown has taken a few hits lately but city officials say they are optimistic that vacant buildings will be filled in what they say remains a vibrant district. “It’s just kind of a perfect storm right now. A lot of things going on. A lot of things beyond our control,” said Assistant City manager Jay Weiskircher...

Posted: 16 days ago

Oakwood’s downtown has taken a few hits lately but city officials say they are optimistic that vacant buildings will be filled in what they say remains a vibrant district. “It’s just kind of a perfect storm right now. A lot of things going on. A lot of things beyond our control,” said Assistant City manager Jay Weiskircher...
Confusion over what is a sanctuary city
 Many jurisdictions declare themselves “sanctuary cities,” as a welcoming gesture to refugees and other immigrants, but other cities operate similarly yet are flying under the radar, local experts say. The label is important because President Donald Trump has targeted so-called sanctuary cities and threatened to yank federal funding...

Posted: 16 days ago

Many jurisdictions declare themselves “sanctuary cities,” as a welcoming gesture to refugees and other immigrants, but other cities operate similarly yet are flying under the radar, local experts say. The label is important because President Donald Trump has targeted so-called sanctuary cities and threatened to yank federal funding...
6 things you should know about sanctuary cities
 The battle over “sanctuary cities” has sparked across the U.S. as President Donald Trump moves forward on a plan to build a Mexican border wall and impose an immigration ban to seven majority-Muslim countries. Though the words get tossed around a lot, what actually is the definition of a sanctuary city? 1. The term “sanctuary...

Posted: 17 days ago

The battle over “sanctuary cities” has sparked across the U.S. as President Donald Trump moves forward on a plan to build a Mexican border wall and impose an immigration ban to seven majority-Muslim countries. Though the words get tossed around a lot, what actually is the definition of a sanctuary city? 1. The term “sanctuary...
Sheriff says Dayton calls itself a ‘sanctuary city,’ the city says it does not
 No Ohio cities appear on a national list of sanctuary cities compiled by a group that wants immigration restricted and Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones said he believes cities making that claim are mostly just “playing to their base.” “A sanctuary city would be cities that refuse to report criminals to the federal...

Posted: 18 days ago

No Ohio cities appear on a national list of sanctuary cities compiled by a group that wants immigration restricted and Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones said he believes cities making that claim are mostly just “playing to their base.” “A sanctuary city would be cities that refuse to report criminals to the federal...
Huber Heights voters will pick new mayor
 Huber Heights voters will be picking a new mayor this year after Mayor Tom McMasters decided to not seek re-election. Several city council races are contested on the May or November ballots as well. On Tuesday the Montgomery County Board of Elections certified candidates to the May ballot. Four people were certified to run for the seat now...

Posted: 18 days ago

Huber Heights voters will be picking a new mayor this year after Mayor Tom McMasters decided to not seek re-election. Several city council races are contested on the May or November ballots as well. On Tuesday the Montgomery County Board of Elections certified candidates to the May ballot. Four people were certified to run for the seat now...
So far no one has filed to oppose Whaley for Dayton mayor
 Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and Dayton City Commissioner Jeff Mims were both certified to the ballot by the Montgomery County Board of Elections on Tuesday, but the city’s March 3 filing deadline means more people could file to run. Earlier this month Whaley said she is considering a run for governor in 2018 but that she loves being mayor...

Posted: 19 days ago

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and Dayton City Commissioner Jeff Mims were both certified to the ballot by the Montgomery County Board of Elections on Tuesday, but the city’s March 3 filing deadline means more people could file to run. Earlier this month Whaley said she is considering a run for governor in 2018 but that she loves being mayor...
More alcohol options, entertainment district could be coming to Huber Heights
 Additional liquor licenses would be available in Huber Heights if voters approve a new community entertainment district that officials hope will become a bustling mecca of restaurants, hotels and retail stores. “This whole area is something that’s been part of a vision,” said City Manager Rob Schommer. All city voters will...

Posted: 19 days ago

Additional liquor licenses would be available in Huber Heights if voters approve a new community entertainment district that officials hope will become a bustling mecca of restaurants, hotels and retail stores. “This whole area is something that’s been part of a vision,” said City Manager Rob Schommer. All city voters will...
Top 10 ID theft scams

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Top Ten Scams in 2016 Tax scams Debt collections Sweepstakes/prizes/gifts Online purchase Employment Government grant Tech support Advance fee loan Fake Check/money order Phishing...
Ohio wants to fund smart highways, variable speed limits
 Ohioans could soon see speed limits on some roads change daily or even hourly. Gov. John Kasich believes if people would just go slower in heavy traffic they’d get to where they’re going faster. Kasich’s proposed 2018-2019 state budget includes funding for high-tech roadway improvements and the expansion of the Transportation...

Posted: 21 days ago

Ohioans could soon see speed limits on some roads change daily or even hourly. Gov. John Kasich believes if people would just go slower in heavy traffic they’d get to where they’re going faster. Kasich’s proposed 2018-2019 state budget includes funding for high-tech roadway improvements and the expansion of the Transportation...
‘Can you hear me now?’ scam targeting local people
 Ever-inventive identity thieves are turning the “Can you hear me?” scam on consumers and also continuing to prey upon people using tax scams, according to the Better Business Bureau. The national BBB Scam Tracker had 30,000 scam reports in 2016, with tax scams ranking first for the second year in a row and accounting for one-quarter...

Posted: 21 days ago

Ever-inventive identity thieves are turning the “Can you hear me?” scam on consumers and also continuing to prey upon people using tax scams, according to the Better Business Bureau. The national BBB Scam Tracker had 30,000 scam reports in 2016, with tax scams ranking first for the second year in a row and accounting for one-quarter...
How to protect yourself from ID scams

Posted: 21 days ago

How to protect yourself from identity theft Keep private information like social security card and bank numbers secure Never give out personal information on an unfamiliar or unsecured website Do not ever click on links in an email asking for information Use anti-virus...
5 things to know about new ID scams
 5 Things to know about identity theft and scams Tax scams remain the most common type of scam. In 2016 data breaches at companies and other institutions increased by 40 percent over 2015. 52 percent of data breaches exposed social security numbers, a key piece of information used by ID thieves. The health care industry continues to lead in...

Posted: 21 days ago

5 Things to know about identity theft and scams Tax scams remain the most common type of scam. In 2016 data breaches at companies and other institutions increased by 40 percent over 2015. 52 percent of data breaches exposed social security numbers, a key piece of information used by ID thieves. The health care industry continues to lead in...
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