Kaitlin Schroeder

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E. coli outbreak: CDC warns to ‘avoid all types of romaine lettuce’
 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its warning to include all types of romaine lettuce. The warning now includes whole heads and hearts of romaine lettuce, in addition to chopped romaine and salads and salad mixes containing romaine. The CDC also asks consumers to “not buy or eat romaine...

Posted: 22 hours ago

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its warning to include all types of romaine lettuce. The warning now includes whole heads and hearts of romaine lettuce, in addition to chopped romaine and salads and salad mixes containing romaine. The CDC also asks consumers to “not buy or eat romaine...
New app helps users find Montgomery County treatment, support
 A new app that went live this week is intended to take the guess work out of finding addiction services in Montgomery County. The GetHelpNow app is intended to be a quick way for the user to find out options different types of for addiction and mental health services. Montgomery County was overdose crisis was a driver behind the 566 Montgomery...

Posted: a day ago

A new app that went live this week is intended to take the guess work out of finding addiction services in Montgomery County. The GetHelpNow app is intended to be a quick way for the user to find out options different types of for addiction and mental health services. Montgomery County was overdose crisis was a driver behind the 566 Montgomery...
Ohio gets $26M federal grant to target opioid crisis
 Ohio received $26 million in federal funding to assist with the state’s opioid crisis response. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced the second round of opioid state targeted response grants were released this week. The federal government awarded $485 million that was divided among the states and territories for efforts...

Posted: a day ago

Ohio received $26 million in federal funding to assist with the state’s opioid crisis response. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced the second round of opioid state targeted response grants were released this week. The federal government awarded $485 million that was divided among the states and territories for efforts...
Elder-Beerman going-out-of-business sales start TODAY 
 Elder-Beerman’s parent company announced the going-out-of-business sale begins today for its 212 stores and e-commerce website. Bon-Ton Stores Inc. is closing all stores after only liquidators submitted bids for the retailer at a bankruptcy auction earlier this week. The Dayton Daily News was the first to report that Bon-Ton&rsquo...

Posted: a day ago

Elder-Beerman’s parent company announced the going-out-of-business sale begins today for its 212 stores and e-commerce website. Bon-Ton Stores Inc. is closing all stores after only liquidators submitted bids for the retailer at a bankruptcy auction earlier this week. The Dayton Daily News was the first to report that Bon-Ton&rsquo...
4 Kettering Health construction projects underway
 Kettering Health Network broke ground in Hamilton on a new outpatient center, adding to a series of construction projects the health system has underway in the region. Here are four projects that are in progress: The 16,000-square-foot Hamilton Health Center on Main will have outpatient services including physician practices and imaging...

Posted: 3 days ago

Kettering Health Network broke ground in Hamilton on a new outpatient center, adding to a series of construction projects the health system has underway in the region. Here are four projects that are in progress: The 16,000-square-foot Hamilton Health Center on Main will have outpatient services including physician practices and imaging...
Here’s how Kroger, Wal-Mart rank for food waste efforts
 Major grocery chains received mediocre scores for their efforts to reduce food wastes. Advocacy groups Center for Biological Diversity and The “Ugly” Fruit and Veg Campaign surveyed the 10 largest U.S. grocery chains and released a new report card on their efforts. No grocery chain received an A grade. NEW TODAY: Elder-Beerman...

Posted: 3 days ago

Major grocery chains received mediocre scores for their efforts to reduce food wastes. Advocacy groups Center for Biological Diversity and The “Ugly” Fruit and Veg Campaign surveyed the 10 largest U.S. grocery chains and released a new report card on their efforts. No grocery chain received an A grade. NEW TODAY: Elder-Beerman...
South Carolina auto group buys Dayton dealership
 Lexus of Dayton has sold to a South Carolina-based dealership group. The luxury car dealer in Washington Twp. is now owned by Hudson Automotive Group, headquartered in Charleston, with locations in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee. David Hudson, owner of Hudson Automotive, will continue to employ all of Lexus of Dayton&rsquo...

Posted: 4 days ago

Lexus of Dayton has sold to a South Carolina-based dealership group. The luxury car dealer in Washington Twp. is now owned by Hudson Automotive Group, headquartered in Charleston, with locations in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee. David Hudson, owner of Hudson Automotive, will continue to employ all of Lexus of Dayton&rsquo...
Dayton professor named president of Ohio physician lobbying group
 The new president of the largest physician lobbying group in Ohio is a professor at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Dr. Evangeline Andarsio was sworn in as the new president of the Ohio State Medical Association during the association’s annual meeting on April 14. She will serve a one-year term at the helm of the...

Posted: 4 days ago

The new president of the largest physician lobbying group in Ohio is a professor at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Dr. Evangeline Andarsio was sworn in as the new president of the Ohio State Medical Association during the association’s annual meeting on April 14. She will serve a one-year term at the helm of the...
Dayton leaders lobby for region at annual D.C. fly-in
 Dayton-area leaders will lobby for local funding priorities at an annual Washington D.C. fly-in that starts today. More than 120 people arrived in D.C. Tuesday morning for the 34th Community Leader Washington Fly-In, arranged by the Dayton Development Coalition, which is a private economic development corporation that also handles public...

Posted: 4 days ago

Dayton-area leaders will lobby for local funding priorities at an annual Washington D.C. fly-in that starts today. More than 120 people arrived in D.C. Tuesday morning for the 34th Community Leader Washington Fly-In, arranged by the Dayton Development Coalition, which is a private economic development corporation that also handles public...
Procrastinated on your taxes? There’s still time with these tips
 HOW TO FILE The IRS says that electronic filing is the best way to avoid common mistakes. That’s because the software does the calculations, flags common errors and prompts taxpayers to provide missing information. You can use any electronic filing method you choose, but it’s worth noting that the IRS says about 70 percent of...

Posted: 4 days ago

HOW TO FILE The IRS says that electronic filing is the best way to avoid common mistakes. That’s because the software does the calculations, flags common errors and prompts taxpayers to provide missing information. You can use any electronic filing method you choose, but it’s worth noting that the IRS says about 70 percent of...
Still need to file your taxes? Today’s your last chance
 If you’ve waited this long to file your taxes, you’ve still got time. And you’ve also got company. Federal tax returns for 2017 need to be filed today and many last minute filers are rushing to prepare their forms. About one in five tax filers last year submitted returns within two weeks of the deadline to file and this...

Posted: 4 days ago

If you’ve waited this long to file your taxes, you’ve still got time. And you’ve also got company. Federal tax returns for 2017 need to be filed today and many last minute filers are rushing to prepare their forms. About one in five tax filers last year submitted returns within two weeks of the deadline to file and this...