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Kettering Health Network’s rezoning request in Middletown clears first hurdle
 A vote by the Middletown Planning Commission has paved the way for Kettering Health Network to allow overnight stays at its new Middletown facility, something its competitor — Premier Health’s Atrium Medical Center — says can’t be successfully supported by the community. After close to four hours of presentations...

Posted: 3 hours ago

A vote by the Middletown Planning Commission has paved the way for Kettering Health Network to allow overnight stays at its new Middletown facility, something its competitor — Premier Health’s Atrium Medical Center — says can’t be successfully supported by the community. After close to four hours of presentations...
Middletown firefighter competes in ‘toughest two minutes in sports’
 For the past 10 years, a Middletown firefighter/paramedic has been competing in what’s been described as “the toughest two minutes in sports.” Pawel Mieczykowski said he became interested in competing in the Firefighter Combat Challenge about 10 years ago after he saw the event on ESPN. The challenge is an intensive, timed...

Posted: 4 hours ago

For the past 10 years, a Middletown firefighter/paramedic has been competing in what’s been described as “the toughest two minutes in sports.” Pawel Mieczykowski said he became interested in competing in the Firefighter Combat Challenge about 10 years ago after he saw the event on ESPN. The challenge is an intensive, timed...
Request to rename street after Medal of Honor recipient sparks closer look at policy
 A veteran and former police officer advocating that Middletown’s only Medal of Honor winner be recognized by naming a park or street named after him continues his efforts as the city considers its policy on such efforts. MORE: Middletown may rename street, park after city’s only Medal of Honor recipient Last month, David Shortt...

Posted: 7 hours ago

A veteran and former police officer advocating that Middletown’s only Medal of Honor winner be recognized by naming a park or street named after him continues his efforts as the city considers its policy on such efforts. MORE: Middletown may rename street, park after city’s only Medal of Honor recipient Last month, David Shortt...
Monroe selects site for new police facility
 Monroe City Council reached a consensus Tuesday to locate the new police station on city-owned property at Community Park. In his report, City Manager Bill Brock told council that the difference in costs between that location and a proposed site on Yankee Road on property currently owned by the Monroe School District was about $260,000. He...

Posted: 22 hours ago

Monroe City Council reached a consensus Tuesday to locate the new police station on city-owned property at Community Park. In his report, City Manager Bill Brock told council that the difference in costs between that location and a proposed site on Yankee Road on property currently owned by the Monroe School District was about $260,000. He...
740 Atrium staff, supporters sign petition opposing Kettering Health’s request to expand
 About 740 Atrium Medical Center staff, physicians, board members, volunteers and community supporters have sent a petition to the Middletown Planning Commission opposing the proposed rezoning request by Kettering Health Network to provide an expanded scope of medical services including overnight patient stays. City officials received the...

Posted: a day ago

About 740 Atrium Medical Center staff, physicians, board members, volunteers and community supporters have sent a petition to the Middletown Planning Commission opposing the proposed rezoning request by Kettering Health Network to provide an expanded scope of medical services including overnight patient stays. City officials received the...
Middletown arson dog finds evidence that leads to arrest of GE contractor
 Middletown’s arson canine and his handler were recognized Tuesday for their efforts in the March 1 investigation of a fire at General Electric’s Evendale campus. 859 Board Up is a disaster cleanup and assistance company in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky that assists property owners with the havoc raised when facing a fire. The...

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Middletown’s arson canine and his handler were recognized Tuesday for their efforts in the March 1 investigation of a fire at General Electric’s Evendale campus. 859 Board Up is a disaster cleanup and assistance company in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky that assists property owners with the havoc raised when facing a fire. The...
Kettering Health’s bid for overnight stays at Middletown facility continues to stir debate
 Saying they “do not fear competition,” Premier Health and Atrium Medical Center officials are again opposing the proposed rezoning of two parcels requested by Kettering Health Network to expand operations to include overnight stays at their newly opened Middletown facility. The Middletown Planning Commission will hold a public...

Posted: 3 days ago

Saying they “do not fear competition,” Premier Health and Atrium Medical Center officials are again opposing the proposed rezoning of two parcels requested by Kettering Health Network to expand operations to include overnight stays at their newly opened Middletown facility. The Middletown Planning Commission will hold a public...
2 Butler County attractions named to new Ohio Holiday Lights Trail
 Two Butler County holiday light displays markng their 20th anniversaries are beng promoted across the state. TourismOhio, the state’s tourism promotion agency, has launched the Holiday Lights Trail this year where visitors can go online and find the brightest and the best holiday lights displays across the state. Light Up Middletown...

Posted: 4 days ago

Two Butler County holiday light displays markng their 20th anniversaries are beng promoted across the state. TourismOhio, the state’s tourism promotion agency, has launched the Holiday Lights Trail this year where visitors can go online and find the brightest and the best holiday lights displays across the state. Light Up Middletown...
Middletown closes part of city building for winter
 Yellow caution tape and orange barrels went up this week at the north entrance of the Middletown City Building to keep people from walking on the unstable pavers which have become trip hazards. “The barrels and warning tape were set up to keep pedestrians off the bad pavers through the winter,” said Shelby Quinlivan, city spokeswoman...

Posted: 5 days ago

Yellow caution tape and orange barrels went up this week at the north entrance of the Middletown City Building to keep people from walking on the unstable pavers which have become trip hazards. “The barrels and warning tape were set up to keep pedestrians off the bad pavers through the winter,” said Shelby Quinlivan, city spokeswoman...
Plan unveiled to revitalize Middletown’s Oakland neighborhood
 Improving Middletown’s housing to attract new residents and expand the tax base is a top concern of officials here as different strategies are continuing to be explored in developing the city’s new housing plan. Middletown City Council recently heard a presentation about revitalizing the Oakland neighborhood as a special improvement...

Posted: 6 days ago

Improving Middletown’s housing to attract new residents and expand the tax base is a top concern of officials here as different strategies are continuing to be explored in developing the city’s new housing plan. Middletown City Council recently heard a presentation about revitalizing the Oakland neighborhood as a special improvement...
Rail crossing closure to be extended
 Another CSX rail crossing will be closed for repairs starting Monday. Middletown public works department said that Oxford State Road between South Verity Parkway and Yankee Road will be closed starting Monday for three days. HISTORICAL PHOTOS: Passenger trains roll through Butler County communities Traffic will be routed onto South Verity...

Posted: 7 days ago

Another CSX rail crossing will be closed for repairs starting Monday. Middletown public works department said that Oxford State Road between South Verity Parkway and Yankee Road will be closed starting Monday for three days. HISTORICAL PHOTOS: Passenger trains roll through Butler County communities Traffic will be routed onto South Verity...
Middletown man sentenced for Franklin standoff
 A Middletown man will serve an additional 37 days in jail as a result of entering guilty pleas in connection to a standoff with Warren County Sheriff’s deputies last summer. Ebb Duhamel, 31, was scheduled for a bench trial in Franklin Municipal Court on Tuesday, but opted to enter guilty pleas to charges of inducing panic and violating...

Posted: 7 days ago

A Middletown man will serve an additional 37 days in jail as a result of entering guilty pleas in connection to a standoff with Warren County Sheriff’s deputies last summer. Ebb Duhamel, 31, was scheduled for a bench trial in Franklin Municipal Court on Tuesday, but opted to enter guilty pleas to charges of inducing panic and violating...
Franklin levy passes: ‘Strong schools the pillar of a strong community’
 There was a lot of Wildcat pride in Franklin on Tuesday night as voters approved a five-year, 15.89-mill substitute levy that would generate the same amount of money that the two current levies currently generate for the school district. The levy passed by a vote of 56.1 percent for, to 43.8 percent against according to the final, unofficial...

Posted: 8 days ago

There was a lot of Wildcat pride in Franklin on Tuesday night as voters approved a five-year, 15.89-mill substitute levy that would generate the same amount of money that the two current levies currently generate for the school district. The levy passed by a vote of 56.1 percent for, to 43.8 percent against according to the final, unofficial...
Voters approve changes to how Middletown conducts business
 Three amendments to the Middletown City Charter have been approved by voters, according to final unofficial results in Butler and Warren counties. ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and local races, issues Voters considered three amendments to the city charter: 1. Removing all references to wards and elections by wards: passing in Butler County (Issue...

Posted: 8 days ago

Three amendments to the Middletown City Charter have been approved by voters, according to final unofficial results in Butler and Warren counties. ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and local races, issues Voters considered three amendments to the city charter: 1. Removing all references to wards and elections by wards: passing in Butler County (Issue...
Keller wins re-election in 53rd District race; Howard may run again
 Democratic challenger Rebecca Howard said she’s “disappointed but not sad” in her first run for a Statehouse seat. Howard was defeated by incumbent Republican state Rep. Candice Keller in Tuesday’s race to represent the 53rd Ohio House District. COMPLETE ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and Butler County “I’m very...

Posted: 8 days ago

Democratic challenger Rebecca Howard said she’s “disappointed but not sad” in her first run for a Statehouse seat. Howard was defeated by incumbent Republican state Rep. Candice Keller in Tuesday’s race to represent the 53rd Ohio House District. COMPLETE ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and Butler County “I’m very...
Franklin school levy passes
 Voters have approved the Franklin City Schools substitute tax levy with all precincts counted by the Warren County Board of Elections. According to unofficial final results, the levy passed by a vote of 56.1 percent for, to 43.8 percent against. ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and local races, issues The Franklin school board combined a five-year...

Posted: 8 days ago

Voters have approved the Franklin City Schools substitute tax levy with all precincts counted by the Warren County Board of Elections. According to unofficial final results, the levy passed by a vote of 56.1 percent for, to 43.8 percent against. ELECTION RESULTS: Ohio and local races, issues The Franklin school board combined a five-year...
Former mayor, councilman recognized with humanitarian award
 A former Middletown mayor and councilman has been recognized for his service to the city. David Schiavone was presented with annual Robert “Sonny” Hill Humanitarian Award during the State of the City address Thursday. Schiavone is the 12th recipient of the award that honors Hill, a former mayor, city commission chairman, city...

Posted: 9 days ago

A former Middletown mayor and councilman has been recognized for his service to the city. David Schiavone was presented with annual Robert “Sonny” Hill Humanitarian Award during the State of the City address Thursday. Schiavone is the 12th recipient of the award that honors Hill, a former mayor, city commission chairman, city...
Fix for Middletown roads may mean tax levy
 One of the major challenges facing Middletown will be improving the condition of city streets, Middletown Mayor Larry Mulligan said during the annual state of the city speech. And a fix to satisy residents may mean a levy. Mulligan proposed that council should consider placing a streets levy on the November 2019 ballot during his speech last...

Posted: 10 days ago

One of the major challenges facing Middletown will be improving the condition of city streets, Middletown Mayor Larry Mulligan said during the annual state of the city speech. And a fix to satisy residents may mean a levy. Mulligan proposed that council should consider placing a streets levy on the November 2019 ballot during his speech last...
Cincinnati United Way board chair resigns after week of controversy
 Following a week of controversy with allegations of having a “hostile work environment,” “subtle threats” and “discrimination,” the United Way of Greater Cincinnati board chair submitted her resignation. At the end of Friday’s board meeting, Julia Poston announced she was resigning from the board...

Posted: 13 days ago

Following a week of controversy with allegations of having a “hostile work environment,” “subtle threats” and “discrimination,” the United Way of Greater Cincinnati board chair submitted her resignation. At the end of Friday’s board meeting, Julia Poston announced she was resigning from the board...
3 Middletown train crossings closing for repairs
 Starting next week, CSX Railroad will be closing three rail crossings in Middletown for repairs. HISTORICAL PHOTOS: Passenger trains roll through Butler County communities According to the Middletown public works department, the following crossings will be closed for repairs on the following days with detour routes: • Nov. 5: 14th Avenue...

Posted: 13 days ago

Starting next week, CSX Railroad will be closing three rail crossings in Middletown for repairs. HISTORICAL PHOTOS: Passenger trains roll through Butler County communities According to the Middletown public works department, the following crossings will be closed for repairs on the following days with detour routes: • Nov. 5: 14th Avenue...
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