News Aggregator “Feature” Archives 2018

Deadlock over Ohio House speakership could delay updating election equipment: Thomas Suddes (6/2/2018)

The nation’s freshwater coast is a key fulcrum for Rust Belt revival (5/31/2018) Brookings Institute

50 most influential Clevelanders of all time (5/22/2018)

Video from the “Women in Politics: How to get more women to run for office in Ohio” moderated by Mary Kilpatrick, (5/16/2018)

The Browns Are Talking About a New Stadium… But here’s what they really want, and why it probably won’t happen (5/16/2018) Cleveland Scene

Forum looks to find answers on how to get more women involved in politics (5/14/2018)

A wind farm on Lake Erie? If only Ohio pols, and some environmental activists, too, would get out of the way. (5/8/2018) Belt

It’s time for an economic development summit in Cleveland (4/28/2018) Smart Busiuness

Video from the Single Payer/Universal Healthcare forum (4/25/2018)

Could universal healthcare work in the U.S.? Panel discussion is Wednesday (4/20/2018) Plain Dealer

Roldo’s Point of View The legacy of a Cleveland hell-raiser (4/18/2018) Cleveland Scene

Interviews with 6 Ohio Governor Candidates. For May 8, 2018 primary (April, 2018)

Video from Shaker Library Levy forum from Shaker Democratic Club. Held on April 3, 2018

Lies, Damn Lies and the 450 Acres of Prime Real Estate That is Burke Lakefront Airport (4/4/2018) Cleveland Scene

Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s ties to Cleveland still strong 50 years after death (4/4/2018) Plain Dealer

Video from the “Redistricting in Ohio and US” forum (3/20/2018)

Recap story from “Redistricting in Ohio and US” forum (3/20/2018)

Terminal Tower celebrated as “Cleveland’s Endearing Symbol” in CSU exhibit (3/18/2018) Plain Dealer

Inside Cleveland’s vacant Warner & Swasey factory, an industrial relic seeking new life (3/18/2018) Plain Dealer

Video from Shaker State of the City 2018 delivered by Mayor Earl Leiken (3/15/2018)

Cities Form Municipal Broadband Companies To Attract Companies and People (3/16/2018) Ideastream

Video from “Consumer Scams. How to spot avoid and respond” forum (3/8/2018)

Needed – a ballot issue to end the rule of guns in Ohio: Brent Larkin (3/8/2018)

Video from “Opportunity Corridor forum moderated by Steven Litt, Plain Dealer (2/21/2018)

Rust and Renewal: A Cleveland Retrospective (2/2018) Cleveland Federal Reserve

Roldo Bartimole Marks 50 Years As Cleveland’s Watchdog Journalist (2/19/2018) Ideastream

The infamous “Snake by the Lake” 9th Congressional District may have been put back in its box this week. Read more here (cartoon by Kirk Walters, Toledo Blade)

Woodmere and its connection to Northeast Ohio black history (2/16/2018)

The Science Behind Balto’s Famous Journey That Took Place 93 Years Ago (2/15/2018) Inverse Science

Frank C. Cain, Cleveland Heights, and the Suburban Vision by Marian J. Morton (Feb 2018)

Ohio congressional redistricting deal a surprise victory for reform: editorial 2/6/2018

(After nearly 40 years) Dennis Kucinich’s City Hall portrait is ready (2/2/2018) Cleveland Magazine

Cleveland’s Ned Jordan ran an advertisement in 1923 that forever changed the automobile industry. It didn’t focus on price, engine size or features. It sold a feeling. (2/1/2018) Ohio Magazine

Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo, from inception to end: A timeline (1/29/2018)

Ohio’s very high-stakes, under-the-radar Senate race, explained (1/26/2018) Vox

“Is Northeast Ohio a Sanctuary Region? Where does our region stand on immigration?” (1/16/2018) video

Cleveland founder shares what his startup community gets right and wrong (1/9/2018) Venture Beat

What the Cuyahoga River Means to Cleveland (January) Cleveland Magazine

News Aggregator Archives 2018

Trump to save coal, nuclear plants that are unable to compete (6/1/2018) Plain Dealer

Developers update Cleveland City Council on lakefront plans (5/30/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

K&D strikes deal to buy 55 Public Square office tower, with mixed-use renovation plans (5/30/2018) Plain Dealer

Cleveland police recruitment plan says more women, minority officers needed to reflect city’s diversity (5/29/2018)

Cuyahoga Community College trustees approved a nearly 10 percent tuition increase Thursday (5/24/2018)

Bedrock’s May Co. building redo getting ready to roll (5/23/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Younger Ohioans Urged To Register And Vote, But Stats Show Historically, They Don’t (5/22/2018) Ideastream

FirstEnergy must guarantee nuclear clean up, environmental groups tell feds (5/22/2018) Plain Dealer

Have opioid deaths in Northeast Ohio finally crested? Evidence suggests yes  (5/21/2018)

Shoreline Erosion: Changes threaten Lake Erie coast (5/19/2018) Sandusky Register

Lake Erie rescue project is boosted by construction of West Side tunnel (5/18/2018) Plain Dealer

Teacher pay varies widely across region (5/17/2018) Dayton Daily News

Scientists Say Lake Erie Toxic Algae Blooms Could Be Part of Climate Change Loop (5/16/2018) Cleveland Scene

Ohio Board of Education to Consider Delaying Overall Grades for School Districts (5/13/2108)

New plan shows how CWRU can grow within boundaries and be greener, more welcoming (5/13/2018) Plain Dealer

Here are the 9 most interesting storylines from this week’s Ohio primary election (5/11/2018)

Mike DeWine wins Republican primary in Ohio governor’s race (5/9/2018)

Cordray wins the Ohio Democratic governor’s primary (5/9/2018)

Ohio votes to reform congressional redistricting; Issue 1 could end gerrymandering (5/9/2018)

Ohio primary: Voters pick candidates for one of the year’s biggest governor races (5/8/2018) Washington Post

Report Finds Big Gaps in Regional Employer Needs, Employee Skills (5/8/2018) Cleveland Scene

Federal forecasters said Monday that this summer’s Lake Erie algal bloom could reach the size of last summer’s bloom–the 3rd-largest on record (5/7/2018) Plain Dealer

Ohio’s School Districts Struggle to Cover Lost Transportation Funding (5/7/2018) Cleveland Scene

The Browns Are Already Talking About a New Stadium or Major Renovations (5/3/2018) Cleveland Scene

Ohio Issue 1 Q&A: congressional redistricting and the ills of gerrymandering – Election preview (5/3/2018)

Algal blooms harder to control because of climate change, other factors, data shows (5/1/2018) Toledo Blade

Closing FirstEnergy’s reactors will not destabilize grid, says PJM, but launches probe into future fuel security (4/30/2018) Plain Dealer

Ohio has ‘long way to go’ to solve Lake Erie’s algae problem, state officials say (4/30/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Ford’s Move to End Most U.S. Car Production Will Force Ohio Parts-Makers to Adjust (4/28/2017) WOSU

Communities across the state need to take more action to keep Lake Erie clean, Ohio EPA says (4/27/2018) News5

FirstEnergy Solutions definitely to close its nuclear power plants (4/25/2018) Plain Dealer

Issue 1 Could Remake How Ohio Draws Congressional Districts (4/23/2018) Ideastream)

Cleveland, Akron media shakeups bring job cuts (4/22/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Why Cleveland Hopkins airport has more passengers, lower fares despite fewer destinations (4/22/2018)

Worried, sick and weary, Puerto Rican families settle in Cleveland (4/20/2018)

Greater Cleveland RTA ridership drops 9.5 percent to record low in 2017 (4/19/2018)

Campaign for Ohio congressional redistricting reform is low-profile and low-budget (4/18/2018)

Ohio legislators look to clamp down harder on communities that try to pass local gun restrictions (4/17/2019)

Should school districts get an A-F grade? State report card overhaul debated (4/17/2018) Plain Dealer

Has the Cleveland Plan for school improvement stalled? Maybe not, but test scores have (4/15/2018) Plain Dealer


Medicaid expansion has helped, but poverty persists in Ohio (4/13/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Ohio and Cleveland gain little on “Nation’s Report Card,” as national scores stay flat (4/10/2018) Plain Dealer

As the opioid epidemic rages, the fight against addiction moves to an Ohio courtroom (4/8/2018) Washington Post

FirstEnergy’s efforts to re-make itself into a delivery-only electric utility — has many people worried that power plants will shut down and Ohio will run short of electricity (4/8/2018) Plain Dealer

Ground broken for The Lumen at Playhouse Square, billed as largest downtown residential project in 40 years (4/5/2018) Plain Dealer

A Cleveland Landfill Will Host Ohio’s Largest Solar Farm (4/5/2018) WOSU

Ohio exports to China in crosshairs of looming trade war (4/4/2018) Columbus Dipatch

Ohio State’s shrinking share of low-income students (4/3/2018) The Lantern

Students in gun-control movement turn from marches to elections (4/2/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Among counties, Cuyahoga near top in Midwest for attracting immigrants (4/2/2018)

Congolese part of new tapestry of immigration to Cleveland (4/1/2018) Plain Dealer

In Cleveland’s Superior Arts District, development activity stokes optimism – and some fears (4/1/2018) Plain Dealer

Report documents Ohio’s job slide, presses candidates for solutions (3/30/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland’s 2018 budget includes millions of dollars dedicated to police reform (3/29/2018)

FirstEnergy Solutions asks DOE to help save its old power plants (3/29/2018) Plain Dealer

FirstEnergy Solutions will close its nuclear power plants (3/28/2018) Plain Dealer

State’s new education plan gets warm reception from Cuyahogs County residents (3/28/2018) Plain Dealer

Stuck in dial-up age, rural Ohio still pushing for high-speed internet (3/25/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Students lead thousands in March for Our Lives rally on Public Square (3/24/2018)

FirstEnergy Solutions bankruptcy restructuring likely, power plants would be closed or sold (3/23/2018) Plain Dealer

Ohio says for the first time it’s declaring western Lake Erie impaired by the toxic algae that has fouled drinking water in recent years (3/22/2018) Associated Press

Ohio Senate backs change in teacher evaluations over Cleveland objections (3/22/2018) Plain Dealer

Spending bill before Congress would keep $300 million for Great Lakes programs (3/22/2018)

Cuyahoga County Council lacks confidence in administrators, council president says (3/20/2018)

Playhouse Square to lift curtain on 34-story apartment tower (3/19/2018) Plain Dealer

Cleveland schools’ plan shifts focus to K-8 (3/18/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Ohioans Divided Over Education Consolidation Bill (3/15/2018) Cleveland Scene

Cuyahoga County Ranks Worst In Ohio For Low Birthweights (3/14/2018) Ideastream

Ohio farmers fear retaliation from tariffs (3/14/2018) Dayton Daly News

What you should know: Ohio’s proposed merger of education, training agencies moving quickly (3/13/2018) Cincinnati Enquirer

Is 16 years old too young to drive? Ohio lawmakers consider upping age for a license (3/13/2018) Cincinnati Enquirer

Transparency, voter voice concerns spark opposition to state education merger, limits to board (3/12/2018) Plain Dealer

New Ohio education goals put emotional health, critical reasoning and job skills on par with English and math (3/12/2018) Plain Dealer

Political barriers still daunting for Ohio women (3/10/2018) Dayton Daily News

Ohio’s natural-gas production rose in 2017, but ample supply meant low profits (3/9/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Education merger bill attracts overflow crowd of opponents (3/8/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Federal plan calls for phosphorus reductions to improve Lake Erie water (3/8/2018) Toledo Blade

One University Circle prepares to open its doors in April (3/8/2018) Fresh Water

MetroHealth transformation project set to bring major changes to surrounding neighborhood (3/6/2018) News5

Can This Judge Solve the Opioid Crisis? (3/5/2018) New York Times

Ohio wants to improve school security after Florida shootings, but officials have no plan yet (3/4/2018) Plain Dealer

State of the State: Job prospects and quality of life improve, economy slow to recover (3/4/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland Wants to Connect the Dots with Hundreds of Miles of Greenways (3/2/2018) Next City

The middle class is getting left behind. And it’s happening in Ohio at a higher rate than other states (3/1/2018) Cincinnati Enquirer

Ohio casinos: They’ve fallen short of projections, and here’s why (3/1/2018) Cincinnati Enquirer

Cleveland-area house prices ended 2017 up 3.5 percent, Case-Shiller finds (2/27/2018) Plain Dealer

Ohio Joins Cities, Counties, Other States In Filing Lawsuit Against Prescription Pill Distributors (2/26/2018) Ideastream

Rowing center, RTA’s Brookpark Station on Greater Cleveland Partnership’s wish list for capital budget (2/26/2018)

Will Euclid’s new master plan reboot an aging, inner-ring suburb? (2/25/2018) Plain Dealer

Republican Ohio governor candidates support arming teachers to help prevent school shootings (2/23/2018)

Planned Landfill Solar Farm is Expected to Save Money for Cuyahoga County (2/21/2018) WKSU

Some Ohio Community Colleges Could Soon Offer Bachelor’s Degrees  (2/20/2018) WOSU

MAY 8, 2018 PRIMARY ELECTION Issues List from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections (2/19/2018)

MAY 8, 2018 PRIMARY ELECTION Candidate List from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections (2/19/2018)

Northeast Ohio Angling For Piece Of Multibillion-Dollar Film Industry (2/19/2018) WOSU

Ohio will try to exempt residents from Obamacare mandate to get insurance, and add work requirement for some on Medicaid (2/16/2018)

MetroHealth’s finances are looking good (2/16/2018) Modern Healthcare

NOACA signs agreement with Hyperloop Transportation Technologies to explore Cleveland-Chicago routes (2/15/2018) Plain Dealer

Helping students? Or power grab? Governor would take power from elected state school board members in merger (2/15/2018) Plain Dealer

Opportunity Corridor is back on track for 2021 completion after delay caused by taxpayer lawsuit (2/14/2018) Plain Dealer

Half of Ohio is an ICE ‘Border Zone’ — Here Are the Rights Immigrants Should Know (2/9/2018) Cleveland Scene

Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish is unopposed for re-election (2/7/2018)

Four judges file for two Ohio Supreme Court seats (2/7/2018)

Down ticket Ohio races feature a few May primaries (2/7/2018)

Ohio Senate passes bipartisan congressional redistricting plan (2/5/2018)

Cleveland Hopkins to update master plan in wake of dramatic changes at airport (2/4/2018) Plain Dealer

Will lack of LGBT protections cost Ohio Amazon HQ2, other business? (2/3/2018) Columbus Dispatch

State Auditor To Push For One-Time Audit Of JobsOhio (2/1/2018) WOSU

Ohio Supreme Court rules against Cleveland’s efforts at local gun control (1/31/2018)

Despite state, local efforts, human trafficking jumps by 38% in Ohio (1/30/2018) Columbus Dispatch

Chief Wahoo, the longtime logo of the Indians, will be gone after the 2018 season (1/29/2018)

Cleveland’s inner-ring suburbs still hurting from the housing bust, despite addressing blight (1/28/2018) Plain Dealer

After robust 2017, Port Authority anxiously awaits U.S. decision on tariffs (1/28/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

More Lake Erie walleye caught in 2017 than in 30 prior years (1/26/2018) Buffalo News

FirstEnergy executive: Davis-Besse plant headed for premature closure (1/25/18) Toledo Blade

‘Right to work’ could be on the ballot in Ohio with support from lawmakers (1/24/2018)

Court-enforced Cleveland police reforms continue to be a mixed bag, monitor says (1/24/2018)

Ohio among northern states to lose another U.S. House seat after next census (1/23/2018)

Cuyahoga County seeks two-year renewal of health and human services tax (1/23/2018)

Davis-Besse, Perry nuclear plants could close as FirstEnergy inks deal with hedge funds (1/23/2018) Plain Dealer

At 100, the Cleveland Orchestra May (Quietly) Be America’s Best (1/22/2018) New York Times

The Secret Amazon Bid Dramatizes a Huge Cultural Problem in Cleveland. The Media Can Do Something About It (1/22/2018) Cleveland Scene

Ohio cities take tax fight with state to court (1/21/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Cleveland Hopkins passenger volume tops 9 million for the first time since 2013 (1/19/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Columbus makes Amazon first cut for second HQ (1/18/2018) Columbus Dispatch

US Supreme Court takes on internet sales tax case with implications for Ohio (1/18/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Controversial mayor’s courts abound in Cuyahoga County (1/17/2018)

Justice Center to be Cuyahoga County’s most expensive endeavor (1/16/2018)

Cleveland’s settlement houses persevere, even as they struggle with funding and obscurity (1/16/2018)

RTA’s Long History Of Reliance On Sales Tax May Be Reaching Breaking Point (1/15/2018) Ideastream

The ‘build it and they will come period is over’ for downtown Cleveland apartment market (1/14/2018) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Charter school failure could be largest in Ohio history (1/12/2017) Dayton Daily News

Why GOP redistricting plan flunks test to rid Ohio of gerrymandering (1/11/2018)

MetroHealth unveils plan to turn main campus into ‘hospital in a park’  (1/10/2018) Plain Dealer

RTA will make cuts because of lost taxes, counties struggle as well (1/9/2018) Plain Dealer

What attributes should a high school graduate have? It’s not just the “three R’s” anymore (1/7/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio voter challenges election roll purge in U.S. Supreme Court clash (1/4/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Extended cold snap has water mains bursting around Greater Cleveland (1/4/2017)

Transportation Official Worries About Funding For Ohio’s Roads (1/3/2017) WOSU

Test scores need to stay in teacher ratings, says Cleveland schools CEO (1/3/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson sworn in for record fourth 4-year term in office (1/2/2017)

News Aggregator Archives: FEATURE area 2017

News Aggregator Archives: FEATURE area 2017

Untouchables: The Making of the Memoir That Reclaimed a Prohibition-Era Legend (12/27/2017) Vanity Fair

In the sales pitch to Amazon, a reimagined downtown Detroit (12/20/2017) Crain’s Detroit Business

What’s really behind GCRTA’s falling ridership levels (12/17/2017) Tim Kovach

The Cosgrove era comes to a close (12/11/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

How a Cleveland City Council Campaign Fund Rewards Allies and Stifles Dissent (12/6/2017) Cleveland Scene

In Today’s Ohio, ‘Home Rule’ Is Not About Cities Being Self-Governed; It’s Cover For State Officials Moving Economic Growth To The Exurbs by Tom Bier (12/5/2017) Belt

Ohio is watching a “transit death spiral” unfold (12/4/2017) Mark Lefkowitz Green City Blue Lake

Cleveland’s Outer Neighborhoods Could Be The Key To The Future (12/4/2017) Cleveland Magazine

Leonor’s Choice (11/20/2017) Cleveland Magazine

Video from the “2018 Ohio Political Crystal Ball” forum (11/17/2017)

The Man Dead Set On Building an Offshore Wind Farm on Lake Erie (11/17/2017) Smithsonian

A historic look at Cleveland’s settlement houses (11/16/2017)

From Desegregation to School Choice: How the Civil Rights Era Influenced the Cleveland Schools of Today (11/15/2017) Ideastream

Innovations from Cleveland’s urban farms are taking root around the world (11/9/2017) FreshWater

43 photos honoring the 50th anniversary of Carl Stokes election as Mayor of Cleveland (11/9/2017)

The 50 Year Policy Legacy of Mayor Carl B. Stokes-video (11/3/2017) City Club of Cleveland

Video from “Nuts and Bolts of Ohio Campaign Finance” forum 10/26/2017

Taking On the Man Four Women Vying for Seats on a Male-Dominated Cleveland City Council (10/25/2017) Cleveland Scene

Doing urban history in Cleveland-a personal reflection: Todd Michney (10/19/2017) The Metropole

Video from “Home Rule” forum at Lakewood Library (10/17/2017)

Redistricting ‘reform’ brought to you by Ohio GOP leaders scared of a ballot issue: editorial (10/11/2017)

Why Ohio’s recent effort to update its constitution fell short: Steven H. Steinglass (10/8/2017)

“People were saying nice things about Cleveland again”: reflecting on Carl Stokes and city image by J. Mark Souther (10/5/2017) Metropole

Housing Dynamics in Northeast Ohio: Setting the Stage for Resurgence by Thomas Bier (September 2017) Cleveland State

Video from “Race and infant mortality in NE Ohio: why are black babies dying more and what can be done” forum (9/27/2017)

Why a Cleveland Church Group Challenged Big Stadium Money by Daniel J. McGraw (9/26/2017) Next City

Why the Midwest can’t afford new cuts to immigration (9/26/2017) Chicago Business

Video from “Ohio Board of Education” forum (9/25/2017)

Shock swept nation when My Lai massacre photos first published by The Plain Dealer (9/24/207) Plain Dealer

Video from “Ohio Drug Price Act-Issue 2” forum (9/19/2017)

How to Save a Dying Suburb (9/19/2017) CityLab

On the 40th anniversary of “Black Monday 9/19/1977-an oral history by Vince Guerrieri (9/19/2017) Belt

Community Discussion – Politics, Facts and Compromise: Will It Happen? (9/17/2017) Video from 1st Unitarian Church

Reconsidering Dennis Kucinich 40 years after his Cleveland mayoral run: Richard M. Perloff (9/17/2017)

Cleveland’s rich industrial past inspired the arts: PD 175 (9/17/2017) Plain Dealer

Capturing the next economy: Pittsburgh’s rise as a global innovation city (9/13/2017) Brookings

Nonprofits dominate Pittsburgh’s economy, development and government (9/11/17) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

How the Group Plan of 1903 molded Cleveland (9/7/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland’s obsession with gentrification is worryingly premature by Alex Baca (9/5/2017) Cleveland Magazine

National City Bank to Marble Room: A visual history of Cleveland’s storied bank building (9/5/2017)

Video from the Cleveland Mayoral Candidate Forum (8/30/2017) Cleveland Public Library

Video from “The Election for Mayor: A discussion about the future of Cleveland” forum (8/29/2017)

There’s Something the Matter With Ohio Too (8/29/2017) Bloomberg

The case for raising the minimum wage in Ohio by Michael Curtin (8/26/2017) Columbus Alive

Tape from Cleveland Mayoral forum (8/25/2017) City Club of Cleveland and others

West Shoreway $100M re-do brings benefits, but falls short of original vision: Steven Litt (8/23/2017) Plain Dealer

How Redlining Segregated Chicago, and America (8/22/2017) Chicago Magazine

Harnessing the wind: Ohio ranks among top 10 for distributed wind energy (8/19/17)

Eight is enough. The 2018 Ohio governor’s race (8/15/2017) Columbus Monthly

Kids of King Kennedy are trapped by a brick ceiling: Mark Naymik (8/13/2017)

Burning river reborn: How Cleveland saved the Cuyahoga – and itself (8/8/2017) Christian Science Monitor

105th and Euclid: The Winston Willis Story (8/3/2017) Medium

What the History of One Cleveland Neighborhood Can Teach Us About Race and Housing Inequality (8/2/2017) Cleveland Scene

What the Cuyahoga River means to Cleveland (8/1/2017) Cleveland Magazine

Kyle Dreyfuss-Wells is Reining in the Rain (8/1/2017) Cleveland Magazine

Moses Cleaveland trees: How many centuries-old trees are left today? (7/26/2017)

The history of Cleveland Day

Meet William Stinchcomb, the visionary behind creating the Cleveland Metroparks-Video (7/20/2017)

The unforgettable Judge Jean Murrell Capers: editorial (7/20/2017)

How the Cleveland Clinic grows healthier while its neighbors stay sick (7/17/2017) Politico

Report urges overhaul of troubled (PA) State System universities (7/13/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Carl Stokes-Promises Now Sadly Faded (July 10, 2017) Roldo Bartimole

Pittsburgh’s Latino community is small, diverse, growing — and anxious. (7/10/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Record Rendezvous: Cleveland cradle of rock ‘n’ roll sits empty, awaits new life (7/9/2017)

John Spenzer, Cleveland’s first forensic scientist, loomed large 100 years ago (7/9/2017)

There’s work to do to streamline Ohio Constitution (7/9/2017) Columbus Dispatch

How these wealthy Cleveland-area families acquired their fortunes (7/6/2017)

The Time Cleveland Released 1.5 Million Balloons to Disastrous Effects (7/3/2017) Cleveland Scene


In Cleveland, climate change isn’t about rising seas. It’s about jobs and health (6/29/2017) PRI

Many small colleges face big enrollment drops. Here’s one survival strategy in Ohio (6/29/2017) Washington Post

2018 Ohio gubernatorial scramble revs up after next week’s budget signing: Thomas Suddes (6/24/2017)

How to Combat Food Insecurity in Ohio-Video (6/23/2107) City Club

Results from Irish Town Bend forum and link to proposal (6/22/2017) Plain Dealer

One Ohio Town’s Immigration Clash, Down in the Actual Muck (6/18/2017) New York Times

Dan Egan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter and author of The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, delivers the annual State of the Great Lakes address. (6/9/2017) City Club of Cleveland

Cleveland’s maritime muscle: Vintage photos of the city’s docks and port (6/6/2017)

Beyond “white flight”: what the history of one Cleveland neighborhood can teach us about race and housing inequality By Todd M. Michney (5/31/2017) Belt Magazine

Cleveland girl’s spelling victory created racial controversy, national headlines in 1908 (5/30/2017)

Nor Any Drop to Drink?: Why the Great Lakes Face a Murky Future (5/23/2017) New York Times

How food is bringing the rust belt out of its decades-long recession (5/17/2017) Thrillist

Why is Cleveland different than Cincinnati? It all comes down to history (5/17/2017)

Fracking and the Impact of the Utica Shale on Ohio (5/16/2107) video

Dreaming up Western Reserve — the 51st state? (5/15/2017) a series from

Cleveland’s legendary Leo’s Casino made music history, transcended race (5/14/2017)

From Outhwaite to Advocate – Public Housing & the Stokes Legacy (video) May 2017 Ideastream

Historical chat w/Fred Samsel on his early #CuyahogaRiver clean-up efforts (5/11/2017) FreshWater

Video from East Side Development forum May 9, 2017 moderated by Terry Schwarz

From a Maine tribe, a message for the Cleveland Indians: Enough is enough (5/9/2017) Boston Globe

From 1930s redlining to now: Terry Schwarz panel to discuss why East Side development lags (5/6/2017)

One City in Pennsylvania is Poised to Crush the 21st Century (4/29/2017) BizPhilly

Cleveland’s sports history filled with highs, lows, villains and heroes: PD 175th (vintage photos) (4/29/2017) Plain Dealer

The Future of Offshore Wind in Northeast Ohio Panel-Video 4.28.2017 (City Club of Cleveland)

The Battle for the Right to Vote in Ohio-Video (April 2017) Western Reserve PBS

In Cleveland, co-op model finds hope in employers rooted in the city (4/27/2017) Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Our costly addiction to healthcare jobs (4/22/2017) New York Times

Video from “Foster Care in Northeast Ohio forum (April 18, 2017)

NFL revenue gap could drive more relocation (April 18, 2017) USA Today

CLE classic: Viktor Schreckengost combined form, function and beauty (April 2017) Freshwater

When Larry Doby broke the American League color barrier in Cleveland: Nicolaus Mills (4/12/2017)

Built on Steel, Pittsburgh Now Thrives on Culture (4/12/2017) New York Times

The Preston model: UK takes lessons in recovery from rust-belt Cleveland (4/11/2017) The Guardian

Cleveland Clinic co-founder George Crile helped meet medical challenge of World War I – part three of series (4/4/2017) Plain Dealer

Thousands of Ohio soldiers fought and died ‘over there’ in World War I -part two of series (4/3/2017) Plain Dealer

100 years ago, U.S. entry into bloody World War I changed everything (4/2/2017) Plain Dealer

Building the bridges of Cuyahoga County (vintage photos) (3/30/2017)

Take a tour of Cuyahoga County’s 109 historical markers (3/24/2017)

The Impact of Ohio Budget Cuts on NE Ohio Communities, including Preview, Summary and Video 3/21/2017

A brief history of fights, feuds and a coup at Cleveland City Hall (3/16/2017)

The History of Irish Town Bend-Video (3/15/2017)

Cleveland was the First City of Light. A call for a “Festival of Lights” in Cleveland by Chris Ronayne (3/15/2017) Cleveland Magazine

The Great Lakes are sicker than we think (3/9/2017) Belt

Reissuing a special 1961 magazine celebrating Cleveland’s first 165 years (3/7/2017)

Transit alone cannot solve the systemic problems behind job inaccessibility (3/7/2017) a two part essay by Tim Kovach  Part 2 is here

Report Shows Voter Fraud is Rare in Ohio: editorial (3/5/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland’s dividing lines over race issues come to light under Trump (3/3/2017) The Guardian

Women’s History Month: Cleveland suffragettes, protests and parades since 1869 (3/2/2017)

Today, March 1, is the anniversary of Ohio Statehood (Video)

Catching up with Jane Campbell (2/10/2017) Cleveland Magazine

WATCH: Lake Shore Power Plant smoke stack comes crashing down (2/24/2017) Fox8

Edwins Restaurant in Cleveland Offers Ex-Offenders a New Start (2/22/2017) Paste

Why Ohio Is The Best State In America To Launch A Start-Up (2/20.2017) Forbes

The most historic place in each of Ohio’s 88 counties (2/17/2017)

John D. Rockefeller Was the Richest Person To Ever Live. Period (January 2017) Smithsonian

Opioid overdose crisis plagues Cleveland (2/9/2017) CBS

Northeast Ohio agencies prepare for booming ‘silver tsunami’ (2/9/17) Freshwater

The legend of Moore (2/7/2017) St. Ignatius Enews

Akron Has a New Plan to Boost Its Shrinking Population (2/7/2017) NextCity

Ohio energy sources 1) Coal Mining 2) Natural Gas (February 2017) Westlake/Bay Village Observer

Ohio County was a poster child of voter fraud (2/3/2017) by Michael F. Curtin

“Proposed Merger of Cleveland and East Cleveland” forum video (1/31/17)

Ohio Was A Bellwether After All (1/25/2017) FiveThirtyEight

Transportation’s Role in the Economic Restructuring of Cleveland (1/2017) Cleveland State University

What should be done about East Cleveland? (1/19/17)

When Martin Luther King Jr. Brought His Fight to Cleveland (1/16/2017) Ideastream

Where Educated Millennials Are Moving (1/13/17) Forbes

The Symbol of the City – The Cleveland Flag (1/9/17) Tom Horsman

175 years of telling Cleveland’s story-special anniversary issue (1/8/17) Plain Dealer

Decision on fate of pedestrian bridge needs grounding in stronger lakefront vision (1/5/2017)

Lead in Cleveland: Confronting a Silent Killer (1/5/2017) Freshwater

A Year That Can Never Be Taken From Cleveland (1/1/2017) New York Times

News Aggregator Archives 2017

News Aggregator Archives 2017

MetroHealth’s new facilities give preview of what’s ahead for huge campus transformation (12/31/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Ohio poised to wrap 2017 with improved finances (12/29/2017) Toledo Blade

East Cleveland Budgets Within Recovery Plan, State Commission Say (12/29/2017) Ideastream

2017 In Review: What Ohio’s Legislature Did This Year (12/27/2017) WOSU

Charter school graduation rates way behind Ohio’s urban districts (12/26/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland reaches tipping point in 2017, planning a greener, healthier public realm (12/25/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio Is At the Center of a National Debate Over Drawing Political lines (12/22/2017) WKSU

Opioid Crisis Exploding Numbers And Costs Of Foster Care In Ohio (12/21/2017) Ideastream

Census: Ohio gained more people in 2017 than other Midwest states (12/20/2017) Crain’s Detroit Business

Testing would have a smaller role in Ohio teacher evaluations under new bill (12/20/2017) Plain Dealer

Report: Ohio cities facing fiscal stress despite improving economy (12/19/2017) Dayton Daily News

75 Public Square in downtown Cleveland wins tax credits for revamp; Terminal Tower misses out (12/19/2017) Plain Dealer

Why Ohio health care startups saw a 206% funding increase in 2017 (12/18/2017) Venture Beat

Concerns raised over 2020 census accuracy, funding At stake: Ohio’s federally funded programs, clout in Washington (12/17/2017) Dayton Daily News

Who Uses the Great Lakes’ Water? (12/15/2017) Ideastream

Northeast Ohio house prices up 12.3 percent in November; sales jump (12/14/2017) Plain Dealer

Sales tax or property tax increase may be required to keep RTA viable, report says (12/13/2017)

Ohio’s test score graduation requirements could be eased for classes of 2019 and 2020 (12/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Graduation rates rise again; Ohio ranks low for black students (12/12/2017) Dayton Daily News

Ohio DREAMers Face Uncertain Futures As DACA Permits Set To Expire (12/12/2017) WOSU

Nearly three months after Hurricane Maria, hundreds of Puerto Rican families continue to pour into Northeast Ohio, looking to escape the wreckage they left behind. (12/11/2017) Ideastream

Ohio schools dish out suspensions, other discipline at wildly different rates (12/10/2017) Plain Dealer

Public transit sputters as state funding falls short (12/9/2017) Crain’s Cleveland business

Projects to create protected bike lanes in Cleveland received a major boost Friday (12/8/2017) Plain Dealer

Education Advocacy Groups Want To Simplify Ohio School Report Cards (12/7/2017) WOSU

New supermarket coalition aims to improve access to healthy food in Cuyahoga County (12/6/2017) Plain Dealer

Gender wage gap in Ohio: ‘We have to do better’ (12/4/2017) Dayton Daily News

With driver’s license suspensions soaring, Ohio lawmakers seek solutions (12/2/2017) Dayton Daily News

County Council Considering Fixes For Cleveland Public Transit (12/1/2017) Ideastream

Cuyahoga County could owe millions of dollars to employees whose work week was increased under new charter government (11/30/2017)

Plan to expand tuition vouchers for private schools gaining new life in Ohio House (11/30/2017) Plain Dealer

Puerto Rican Enrollment Up In Ohio Schools Following Hurricane Maria (11/29/2017) WOSU

Cleveland-area house prices up 5.4 percent, Case-Shiller reports (11/28/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio might not have enough money to pay unemployed workers by 2021 even without a recession (11/27/2017) Cincinnati Enquirer

As downtown Cleveland grows, condos are in short supply (11/26/2017) Plain Dealer

Critics: Ohio’s plan to cut Lake Erie algae lacks direction (11/25/2017) AP

State Report Shows Increased Crashes, Fatalities on Ohio Highways With 70 MPH Speed Limits (11/24/2017) Cleveland Scene

The Right To Not Vote: Larry Harmon’s Supreme Court Case Against Ohio (11/24/2017) WOSU

Route Reductions And A Fare Increase Looming For Cleveland’s Public Transit (11/23/2017) Ideastream

What hospital consolidation means for Ohio communities (11/23/2017) Plain Dealer

Federal judge to hear why Cleveland fails to properly handle citizen complaints against police (11/21/2017)

Report Highlights Trends Both Encouraging—And Concerning—For NEO Economy (11/20/2017) Ideastream

Poverty, health care, housing in Cleveland’s wards remain key issues, report shows (11/20/2017)

Joyce, Kaptur sponsoring bill for algal bloom research (11/20/2017) News-Herald

Will Say Yes to Education scholarship program boost Cleveland’s economy? (11/19/2017) Plain Dealer

The Clark Freeway Fight Offered A Lesson On What It Takes To Protect A Neighborhood (11/17/2017) Ideastream

With status of federal historic tax credit unclear, Ohio advocates fear “devastating” blow (11/17/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio unemployment rate 5.1% in October; state gained 4,300 jobs (11/17/2017)

Ohio’s political future in 2018: Experts weigh in on governor, U.S. Senate races (11/16/2017)

Cleveland Plan for schools gets mixed review from State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria (11/17/2017) Plain Dealer

Algae flourishes despite vast sums spent to prevent it (11/16/2017) Detroit News

Ohio behind national average for educated workers (11/15/2017) Dayton Daily News

Ohio Senate passes Down syndrome abortion ban (11/15/2017)

Teacher education in Ohio to include instruction on preventing opioid abuse (11/15/2017)

Art museum, sewer district launching $5M Doan Brook project that blends art, environment (11/14/2017) Plain Dealer

Controversial license-plate scanners to go up in Cleveland, 18 suburbs (11/14/2017)

Candidates Agree Campaign Financing Reform Is Needed In Ohio But Disagree On The Solution (11/14/2017) Statehouse News

Ohio School Board Members Skeptical Of Kasich’s Message (11/14/2017) WOSU

Health, wealth, housing disparities evident in Cuyahoga County Council districts, report shows (11/13/2017)

36,000 suspensions for Ohio third graders and younger could prompt ban on harsh punishments (11/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Euclid close to building lakefront trail that could set a precedent in Great Lakes (11/12/2017) Plain Dealer

State Medicaid cuts could run deep in Northeast Ohio (11/12/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

What to expect from Frank Jackson’s fourth term (11/12/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

12 Ohio counties vote to raise taxes in fight against opioid crisis (11/10/2017)

Unofficial Election Results from 11/7/17 Election Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson Wins Fourth Term (11/8/2017) Ideastream

3 long-serving incumbent mayors — in Beachwood, Brook Park, University Heights — ousted in Cuyahoga County (11/8/2017)

Lake Erie algal bloom of 2017 severe; third largest ever (11/7/2017) Plain Dealer

Cuyahoga County Council will review budget for demolition, opioid crisis, public defender (11/7/2017)

Tuesday is Election Day: Here’s what you need to know (11/6/2017)

Initiated statutes like Issue 2 don’t have a great success rate at the polls (11/6/2017)

Port authority, NOACA seek $11.5 million federal grant for Irishtown Bend (11/6/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Ohio legislators say gerrymandering needs to be fixed, but will they act? (11/2/2017)

November 2017 General Election Guide (11/2/2017) Ideastream

New strategic plan for Cleveland Museum of Art sets big goals: $1 billion in art, $1.25 billion endowment (11/1/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland-area house-price gains accelerate, Case-Shiller report shows (10/31/2017) Plain Dealer

Despite Complaints Medicaid Expansion Funding Approved By Ohio Panel (10/31/2017) WOSU

Amazon Fulfillment Centers May Bring the Reverse Mass Transit Commute to Northeast Ohio (10/31/2017) WKSU

Amazon lands estimated $3.9 million Ohio tax credit tied to Euclid fulfillment center jobs (10/30/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio’s Public Transit Systems Continue to Look for a $238 Million Solution (10/30/2017) WKSU

Cleveland ‘lead safe’ advocates recommend 3 next steps (10/29/2017) Plain Dealer

Dredged sediment from Lake Erie ports has value, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is discovering (10/29/2017) Plain Dealer

Citizens tell Ohio lawmakers to fix gerrymandering (10/26/2017)

Cleveland to test online system it says will make it easier to get public records (10/26/2017)

Cleveland failing to meet its goal of demolishing hundreds of vacant homes near schools this year (10/26/2017) Channel 5 News

Pretrial Justice Institute highlights need and willingness to reform bail practices in Cuyahoga County (10/25/2017)

Cheap, efficient bike lane additions to Detroit-Superior Bridge show sea change in city policy (10/24/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland Clinic CEO sees ‘total restructuring’ ahead for health care business (10/24/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Ohio’s Shale-Drilling Shows Signs of a Re-Boom Though Not to Everyone’s Delight (10/24/2017) WKSU

He Didn’t Vote in a Few Elections. In the Next One, Ohio Said He Couldn’t. (10/23/2017) New York Times

Cleveland lead poisoning 2 year progress report (10/22/2017)

Global innovation firm Plug and Play to partner with Cleveland Clinic, JumpStart on health innovation (10/22/2017) Plain Dealer

First Look: Newly installed Towpath Mounds bring landscape art to trail (10/21/2017) Plain Dealer

Mayor Frank Jackson, challenger Zack Reed spar in contentious Cleveland mayoral debate at the City Club (10/19/2017) Cleveland,com

Cleveland Mayoral debate between Mayor Frank Jackson and Councilman Zach Reed (10/19/2017) City Club of Cleveland Video

Red, blue political split widens between Ohio’s urban, rural areas (10/18/2017)

A Highway Runs Through It. The demolition of the FirstEnergy plant presents Cleveland a unique opportunity to return neglected Gordon Park to its glory days, but a few obstacles stand in the way (10/18/2017) Cleveland Scene

Cuyahoga Arts and Culture To Cut Grant Funding 20 Percent (10/17/2017) Ideastream

Will Ohio Voters Enshrine Crime Victims’ Rights in State Constitution? (10/17/2017) Governing

Ohio’s high school graduation “crisis” has eased – some (10/17/2017) Plain Dealer

State’s largest pension system considers benefit cuts (10/16/2017) Dayton Daily News

BioEnterprise to oversee struggling Global Center for Health Innovation (10/16/2017)

High-school partnerships help Ohio’s community colleges grow enrollment (10/15/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland hospitals gauging effect of Trump ending insurance subsidies (10/13/2017) Plain Dealer

Mayor Jackson’s bid to block low-scoring charter schools from city is denied by state (10/14/2017)

Putting a renewed focus on mental health in Cleveland (10/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Budget prognosticators stymied over Ohio drug issue #2 (10/11/2017) Toledo Blade

Cleveland’s One University Circle apartment tower already is landing some lofty tenants (10/11/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio’s 100 top high schools ranked for 2017 (10/11/2017)

How Cuyahoga County is balancing its 2018-2019 budget (10/10/2017)

Groups urge faster action to reduce algae in Lake Erie (10/10/2017) Toledo Blade

Plastic Bag Fee Proposed in Cuyahoga County (10/9/2017) Cleveland Scene

Numbers indicate that Ohio is actually making money on Medicaid expansion (10/9/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Infant deaths increased in Ohio in 2016 for second consecutive year (10/6/2017) Plain Dealer

CWRU Study Aims to Find New Ways to Tackle Cleveland Food Deserts (10/5/2017) Ideastream

Why is Lake Erie covered in 700 square miles of green slime? (10/4/2017) Dayton Daily News

State control could be coming for East Cleveland, Warrensville Heights schools (10/3/2017) Plain Dealer

Free bus passes for workers: Columbus’s big idea to relieve a congested downtown (10/3/2017) The Guardian

Ohio EPA, Army Corps of Engineers collaborate to prevent future Cuyahoga River dredging face-offs (10/2/2017)

Greater Cleveland attracted 18 million visitors in 2016, another record (10/2/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland is growing from inside out, with room to add 130,000 on East Side: CSU report (10/2/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio education officials losing faith in report cards for schools, districts (10/1/2017) Plain Dealer

A Shrinking Field: Fewer High Schoolers Playing Football In Ohio (9/29/2017) WOSU

Amazon confirms plans for Euclid fulfillment center, replacing another dead mall (9/28/2017) Plain Dealer

Spread of Lake Erie algae raises alarm across region (9/28/2017) Detroit News

Are Ohio’s Statehouse leaders offering new hope to fix gerrymandering this time? (9/28/2017)

The prize for winning these down-ticket Ohio races: Seats at the redistricting table (9/27/2017)

Proposal to boost compensation to counties and transit systems would fall short (9/26/2017) Plain Dealer

As retail changes, jobs opportunities shift in Ohio (9/25/2017) Dayton Daily News

Cleveland police headquarters to stay in Justice Center for at least two years under deal with Cuyahoga County (9/25/2017)

Why do poor poor black kids continue to do worse on Ohio’s standardized tests? (9/24/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Wind farms sow discord in Ohio (9/24/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland pursues Amazon HQ2: Can the city compete? (9/24/2107) Plain Dealer

20 years after DeRolph decision, some school districts gained, some lost (9/22/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Ohio House Still Considering Medicaid Expansion Freeze (9/21/2017) WOSU

How would the Senate’s latest Obamacare repeal plan affect Ohio? (9/21/2017)

New Campus International School has opened at Cleveland State University (9/20/2017)

Cleveland Seeks To Lower Unsolved Homicide Cases (9/19/2017) Ideastream

Some Ohio legislator(s) are blocking broadcasts of State Board of Education meetings and who they are has not been made public (9/19/2017) Plain Dealer

Issue 2 fact check: Are all of the VA’s prices public record? (9/18/2017)

See how closely Ohio school report card grades trend with district income (9/18/2017)

Ohio lawmakers chip away at public records access (9/17/2017) Columbus Dispatch

State Report Cards Released, With Mixed Grades For Traditional Schools And Bad Ones For Charters (9/16/2017) Ideastream

How metro Cleveland and Akron stack up against Buffalo, Cincinnati, Columbus, Detroit and Pittsburgh (9/15/2017)

Poverty down in Ohio, but state still struggling, census finds (9/15/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Election results from 9.12.2017 primary from Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

Frank Jackson wins Cleveland mayoral primary, Zack Reed out duels field of challengers to finish second (9/13/2017)

State report card chaos should ease when grades for your district, school come out Thursday (9/13/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland gains “high quality” preschool seats, still has many fewer seats than kids (9/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Congress may save medical research from Trump cuts, sparing a bright spot in Cleveland’s economy (9/12/2017)

Digital divide in Cleveland among worst in the country (9/8/2017) WEWS-TV

Possible Mandel-Brown Race Would Be Just Second Senate Rematch In Ohio History (9/8/2017) WOSU

Cleveland Police Plan to Cut Citizen Complaint Backlog in Half by End of the Year (9/7/2017) Ideastream

Cleveland Cavs announce Quicken Loans transformation will go forward (9/6/2017)

Ohio premiums for Obamacare policies to rise by 34 percent on average, state says (9/6/2017)

Northeast Ohio woodlands are under attack; from beetles, aphids, viruses and fungi (9/5/2017) Plain Dealer

Outside experts assess Ohio’s ballot issue on prescription-drug prices (9/4/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Conceptual plans for park at Irishtown Bend win city planning approval (9/1/2017) Plain Dealer

The Q Deal is Alive and Well — How GCC Compromised to Resuscitate It (8/31/2017) Cleveland Scene

Deal reached that may save Quicken Loans Arena transformation (8/31/2017)

At candidate forum, mayoral challengers united in opposition to canceled Q deal (8/30/2017)

Harmful algal blooms continue to plague Lake Erie, threatening drinking water, fish, pets (8/30/2017) Plain Dealer

Issue 2 backers revise drug-savings estimate; foes challenge data (8/30/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Election has become a referendum on Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson’s performance, panel says (8/29/2017)

Bill Would Change Free Speech Policies On Campuses Of Ohio’s State-Owned Universities (8/29/2017) WCPN

Cavs owner Dan Gilbert kills deal to renovate Quicken Loans Arena (8/28/2017)

Cleveland State enrolls 2,000 freshmen for first time (8/28/2017)

Feds OK gas pipeline project from Ohio to Michigan (8/27/2017) Detroit News

Cleveland’s mayoral candidates campaigning: What they’re saying (8/27/2017)

New Irishtown Bend plan blends active and quiet areas to serve city, region (8/26/2017) Plain Dealer

Mayor Frank Jackson gives fiery close to City Club candidate debate (8/25/2017)

Toledo’s Water Quality Dashboard moved to ‘watch’ (8/25/2017) Toledo Blade

Amazon commits to North Randall fulfillment center, with 2,000-plus jobs on former mall site (8/25/2017) Plain Dealer

Study: Ohio has most failed charter schools, which close less often (8/24/2017) Akron Beacon Journal

New pro-Issue 2 analysis projects $536 million in prescription drug savings (8/24/2017) Columbus Dispatch

How a bad census count could cost Ohioans (8/24/2017)

Ohio’s support for public colleges down 15% since 2008, report says (8/23/2017)

Summary of Mayoral endorsement interviews (8/22/2017) Cleveland Scene

Ohio Senate overrides six of Gov. John Kasich’s budget vetoes (8/22/2017)

Would Ohio’s public retirees be affected by Issue 2? It’s an open question (8/21/2017)

In Northeast Ohio air pollution finds its way to the lungs (8/21/2017) WOSU

Drug-price ballot failure in California could mean bad prognosis in Ohio (8/20/2017) Toledo Blade

MetroHealth turns to community for growth of health system, plans to open 2 suburban hospitals (8/20/2017) Plain Dealer

Fishing said to be great in Lake Erie, despite opposite perception (8/19/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Robots are affecting jobs in Ohio — and maybe politics, too (8/18/2017)

Ohio Hopes Facebook Data Center, And Tax Breaks, Will Lure More Tech Companies (8/17/2017) WOSU

Schools districts – now including Parma – start school earlier and earlier (8/16/2017)

Facebook to build new $750 million data center in Columbus suburb (8/15/2017)

How Ohio is trying to keep Asian Carp out of Lake Erie (8/15/2017)

The 2018 Ohio Gubernatorial Lineup: 4 Democrats and 4 Republicans join the race (8/15/2017) Columbus Underground

How is climate change affecting the Great Lakes? (8/14/2017)

Detroit’s revival supported by immigrant entrepreneurs (8/14/2017) Detroit News

Ohio cities continue to fight with state over tax collections (8/13/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

ODOT’s new Towpath Trail segment below Inner Belt bridges heals urban scar (8/13/2107) Plain Dealer

Failed drug tests keep Ohio jobs unfilled (8/13/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Small wind turbines in Ohio are the next big thing, says Department of Energy (8/11/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio Supreme Court rules Cleveland must accept referendum petitions on upgrades at The Q (8/10/2017)

Check out the Cuyahoga County schools, cities asking for new money this November (8/9/17) Plain Dealer

NuCLEus project draws a few questions, little debate from Cleveland school board (8/9/2017) Plain Dealer

Army Corps study on keeping Asian Carp from Great Lakes suggests noise system, stunning barrier (8/7/2017)

New Ohio Bill Prevents Schools from Suspending or Expelling Truant Students (8/7/2017) Cleveland Scene

Ohio tax revenues in July meet new lowered targets (8/4/2017)

Ohio Is Building The Country’s Longest Driverless Car Ready Highway (8/4/2017) Jalopnik Mag.

Obamacare premiums will rise steeply in Ohio in 2018, filings show (8/2/2017)

Cleveland Metropolitan School District Considering Funding New Skyscraper Development (8/1/2017) Ideastream

Insurers will make sure nearly every Ohio county has an Obamacare carrier (7/31/2017)

A rare Ohio home-rule victory in high court ruling on traffic cameras: Thomas Suddes (7/29/2017)

Lake Erie an “outstanding” drinking water source, but toxins remain, report finds (7/29/2017)

6 things you might not know about NASA Glenn (7/28/2017)

University Hospitals joins Medical Mutual of Ohio’s SuperMed network; first time in more than 20 years (7/27/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio’s restrictions on red-light, speed cameras unconstitutional, Ohio Supreme Court rules (7/26/2017)

Here’s What You Missed at Last Night’s Packed Forum on Shaker Square’s Future (7/26/2017) Cleveland Scene

4 years in, Global Center for Health Innovation is 20% vacant and has no leader (7/25/2017)

Opposing Sides Lay Out Q Deal Arguments Before Ohio Supreme Court (7/24/2017) Cleveland Scene

What’s the future of Shaker Square? Free forum Tuesday at Shaker Library will tackle the question (7/23/2017) Plain Dealer

Softening vehicle sales, rising automation halt growth in Ohio’s auto jobs (7/23/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Property tax deal proposed for NuCLEus project (7/22/2017) Fox8

10-year committee to streamline Ohio constitution ends work 4 years early; critics say there’s little to show (7/21/2017)

Vacant Randall Park Mall to be transformed into Amazon Fulfillment Center (7/20/2017) Fox8

Northeast Ohio home sales post slim June gains; prices keep on climbing (7/20/2017) Plain Dealer

Cuyahoga County to hire consultant to help determine future of Justice Center (7/19/2017)

Why are so many running for Cleveland City Council and can any challengers win? (7/18/2017)

Easing of Ohio high school graduation rules is now law – but questions remain (7/18/2017) Plain Dealer

How urban agriculture swept through Greater Cleveland (7/17/2017)

How Cleveland is digging deep to block billions of gallons of sewage from Lake Erie (7/16/2017) Plain Dealer

Lake Erie water quality has improved, but much more can be done, experts say (7/15/2017) Lorain Morning Journal

Cleveland school board will consider unusual property-tax deal for nuCLEus project (7/14/2017)

Third-largest harmful algal bloom could potentially grow in Lake Erie this summer, forecasters say (7/13/2017)

What you need to know about Ohio’s new graduation changes (7/12/2017) Dayton Daily News

Groups opposed to Quicken Loans Arena deal allowed into court challenge, Ohio Supreme Court says (7/12/2017)

House budgeters defy Trump by allotting $300 million for Great Lakes cleanup (7/11/2017)

South Euclid talking with other cities about forming regional building department (7/11/2017)

ODOT says Opportunity Corridor boulevard construction is delayed beyond 2020 by lawsuit fallout (7/10/2017) Plain Dealer

Where Ohio ranks for taxes, and other trends identified in new study (7/10/2017)

How Trump, Russia and purging voters is shaping the race for Ohio’s next elections chief (7/9/2017) Akron Beacon Journal

Kasich ok’s consolidating Lake Erie algae efforts (7/8/2017) AP/WBNS-10TV

Faith organizations breaking away from Quicken Loans Arena deal opponents (7/7/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Governor at odds with lawmakers over Ohio teacher certification program (7/7/2017) News5

Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid freeze veto survives House session, 11 other vetoes overturned (7/6/2017)

Ohio bill gives state EPA more teeth in regulating landfills, Lake Erie dredging (7/6/2017)

Ohio House passes bill to decriminalize concealed handguns in schools, other gun-free zones (7/6/2017)

Toxic algae season arrives in Lake Erie; first bloom of 2017 reported (7/5/2017) Buffalo News

A Look at How Ohio’s 2018 Statewide Elections Are Shaping Up (7/4/2017) US News & World Report

Cleveland to roll out Opportunity Corridor plans showing how neighborhoods could benefit (7/2/2017) Plain Dealer

How can cities keep sewage out of Great Lakes? Dig. (7/2/2017) WRVO

The General Assembly flubs Ohio budget tests on Medicaid, wind energy: Thomas Suddes (7/1/2017)

How the new Ohio state budget will impact you (7/1/2017) Dayton Daily News


Ohio Gov. John Kasich vetoes Medicaid freeze, signs state budget bill (6/30/2017)

Eight Cleveland Mayoral Challengers Filed Nominating Petitions by Yesterday’s Deadline (6/29/2017) Cleveland Scene

Every Cleveland City Council member could face a challenge for re-election (6/29/2017)

Westlake Finance Director claims victory in Cleveland Water Department lawsuit (6/29/2017)

Natural Gas Jobs Could Continue Climbing in Ohio, West Virginia Report Says Nearly 2 Million Jobs Expected by 2040 (6/28/2017) Wheeling News-Register

Invasive Asian carp (the kind that jump) found beyond barrier to Great Lakes (6/23/2017)

K&D Group closes financing package for Halle Building’s redo (6/23/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Senate GOP health care plan guts Ohio Medicaid expansion (6/22/2017) Canton Repository

Energy Transfer Partners Ltd is struggling with its $4.2 billion pipeline in Ohio (6/22/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Great Lakes aren’t doing so great, says new government study (6/20/2017)

High school graduation requirements would be eased under Senate proposal (6/20/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland State University President Ronald Berkman to retire in 2018 (6/20/2017)

All Cleveland City Council elections shaping up as contested races, with several primary contests possible (6/19/2017)

Northeast Ohio air getting better, but don’t breathe easy just yet (6/19/2017) Plain Dealer

How do you retrofit an old industrial waterfront? Cleveland is finding out (6/16/2017) KUAR

Small Business Tax Cut Getting Much Attention As Shortfall Approaches A Billion Dollars (6/16/2017) Ohio Statehouse News

Cleveland Indians & MLB fail in efforts to dismiss lawsuit in Canada involving use of Chief Wahoo logo “as racist” (6/15/2017)

Cleveland banks raise prime lending rates to 4% to 4.25% range following Fed’s interest rate hike (6/15/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Cleveland Clinic joint venture to offer individual insurance in five Northeast Ohio counties (6/15/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland police reform struggles to keep pace after two years (6/13/2017)

Cleveland places 50% more kids in strong preschools, but falls short of goals (6/12/2017) Plain Dealer

State superintendent proposes cuts in Ohio’s state tests (6/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland and other cities have too many stores, and they’re still building (6/12/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

How NW Ohio farmers are trying to shrink Lake Erie toxic algal blooms  (6/11/2017) Plain Dealer

Playhouse Square plans 34-story apartment tower in downtown Cleveland’s theater district (6/9/2017) Plain Dealer

General Electric planning to sell GE Lighting, no immediate plans for Nela Park known (6/8/2017) Plain Dealer

Lots of legal arguments over Q arena deal, but no slam-dunk answers (6/7/2017)

What you need to know about the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County jail agreement (6/6/2017)

Major insurer Anthem to withdraw from Ohio health care exchange (6/6/2017)

Cleveland to take Q referendum issue to Ohio Supreme Court (6/5/2017)

How Cleveland’s vacant homes, violent crimes and lead poisoning are linked: CWRU report (6/5/2017) Plain Dealer

Congressional Redistricting Reform On The Way In Ohio? (6/4/2017) WVXU

Campaign over Ohio ballot issue to cap drug prices heats up (6/3/2017) Associated Press

Effort to change how Ohio draws districts for Congress underway (6/1/2017) Dayton Daily News

Quicken Loans Arena transformation bonds delayed by petition fight (6/1/2017)

Ohio sues five drug companies over opioid crisis (5/31/2017) Reuters

Lorain City Schools eye chronic absenteeism at 24.2 percent (5/31/2017) Lorain Morning Journal

Oberlin adopts ‘Sanctuary City’ policies, just not the name (5/31/2017)

Supreme Court to hear Ohio voter purge case (5/30/2017) The Hill

ECOT trying to delay vote on repaying $60 million to state, says it would be “death spiral”  for online school (5/30/2017) Columbus Dispatch

State oversight of Youngstown schools still a battle, far from the partnership Lorain seeks (5/30/2017) Plain Dealer

Big Algae Bloom Predicted this Summer in Lake Erie (5/29/2017) Ideastream

Lead poisoning lawsuit highlights Cleveland family’s plight to find safe, affordable housing (5/28/2017) Plain Dealer

Overdose deaths continue to soar in Ohio (5/28/2017) Columbus Dispatch

State control of Lorain schools aims to be partnership, not a “hijack” (5/27/2017) Plain Dealer

Groups opposed to Q deal threaten to sue if petitions aren’t accepted (5/26/2017)

Cleveland Metroparks to buy Astorhurst Country Club for $3.1 million (5/26/2017)

Will Cleveland City Council be cut to 15 members after the 2020 census? (5/26/2017)

Ohio wind law crippling wind development, $4.2 billion boost to Ohio economy (5/24/2017) Plain Dealer

Traditional retailers’ woes are starting to hit local governments hard (5/24/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Ohio schools may regain paper option for standardized tests (5/24/2017) Columbus Dispatch

U.S. won’t force Ohio to label Lake Erie ‘impaired’ (5/23/2017) Toledo Blade

Ohio’s small business tax break costs nearly $1 billion a year (5/22/2017)

City refuses to accept petitions on Quicken Loans Arena referendum (5/22/2017)

Ohio attorney general certifies congressional redistricting reform amendment (5/22/2017)

Big cities struggling to connect with Great Lakes (5/22/2017) Great Lakes Today

Ohio drug-price ballot issue likely to be costly, contentious (5/22/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland port’s dredging solution uses innovative, environmentally friendly interceptor (5/21/2017) Plain Dealer

Cuyahoga County heroin, fentanyl overdose deaths on pace to far exceed last year’s total (5/19/2017)

Legal Aid Society sues Cleveland on behalf of toddler, asks court to make city follow lead poisoning laws (5/18/2017)

Cuyahoga County’s bond rating downgraded because of rising debt as it plans to issue bonds for Q transformation (5/17/2017)

Cleveland schools, Say Yes to Education ramp up planning to offer free college to all (5/17/2017)

What’s wrong with Ohio’s economy, in five charts (5/16/2017) Cincinnati Enquirer

A “new normal” for home construction ricochets through Michigan (5/16/2017) Detroit Free Press

More than 2,000 Cuyahoga children in foster care, highest since 2011, thanks to opioid crisis (5/152017)

Federal Immigration Policies Taking Toll on Cleveland Families, Neighborhoods (5/15/2017) Cleveland Scene

FirstEnergy Solutions facing risky future (5/15/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

So Why Is Everybody Running For Ohio Governor And Not The Other Four Offices? (5/13/2017) WKSU

Despite redlining and foreclosure, Cleveland’s East Side could grow with smart investment: panel (5/11/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson outlines $65 million neighborhood revitalization program (5/10/2017)

MetroHealth prices bonds at $946 million for campus transformation (5/10/2017) Plain Dealer

Nuclear subsidies distort markets, hurt business, say FirstEnergy opponents (5/10/2017) Plain Dealer

Max Hayes surprise: 1950s shortcut buried some Cleveland history under school (5/8/2017)

Cleveland’s western rim embarks on development boom (5/6/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Network Bonds for Quicken Loans Arena delayed until referendum issue resolved (5/5/2017)

UH Bikes expanding as Clevelanders embrace bike sharing, even in winter (5/4/2017)

Fight over Ohio Drug Price Relief Act ballot issue could set spending record (5/3/2017)

$63.7 billion state budget bill clears Ohio House (5/2/2107)

Environmental Groups sue federal agencies over possible fracking in Wayne National Forest, Ohio’s only national forest (5/2/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove announces plans to step down (5/1/2017)

Budget deal funds Great Lakes cleanup through September (May 1, 2017) Columbus Dispatch


Coal-rich, but job-hungry, Appalachia waits for Donald Trump to deliver (4/30/2017)

Cleveland ignores state law requiring warning signs on homes with unaddressed lead hazards (4/29/2017)

Ohio’s largest 100 employers in 2017; Walmart tops the list (4/27/2017)

Ohio School Funding Unequal 20 Years After Supreme Court Case (4/27/2017) WYSO

Opponents of The Q renovation deal launch referendum effort (4/26/2017)

Designers “blown away” by potential of Irishtown Bend park as planning begins (4/25/2017) Plain Dealer

No high school graduation fix comes from Ohio House (4/25/2017)

About 2 million gallons of drilling fluid spilled into two separate wetlands earlier this month, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency says (4/24/2017) Detroit Free Press/Associated Press

Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail in Cleveland will mix nature, industry and great views (4/23/2017)

March for Science in Cleveland packs Public Square (4/22/2017)

Project 29 Joining Westside’s High-End Apartment Boom, Stoking Neighborhood ‘Growing Pains’ (4/21/2017) Cleveland Scene

Study On Public Sector Retirement Funds Brings Mixed News For Ohio (4/21/2017) WOSU

Retired Ohio teachers to lose cost of living increase (4/20/2017) Dayton Daily News

As middle class shrinks, Columbus must find ways to share prosperity urbanist warns (4/20/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Armond Budish Delivers State of the County, Defends Quicken Loans Arena Deal (4/19/2017) Cleveland Scene

Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish announces new initiatives in State of the County address (4/19/2017)

New urban trail: 1.9 miles breaks ground in Tremont (4/19/2017) FreshWater

Cleveland council’s vote delay suggests lobbying for The Q continues (4/18/2017)

Ohio’s state income tax bill is a bargain, regionally speaking (4/18/2017)

Ohio elementary schools struggle to get students vaccinated (4/16/2017) NBC/Associated Press

Ohio looks to change teacher evaluation system; may move away from test focus (4/13/2017) Dayton Daily News

Lawmakers Scrutinize Kasich’s Proposed Tax Cuts As Ohio’s Revenue Miss Mark Again (4/11/2017) WOSU

Akron prepares to launch city-wide residential tax abatement this summer (4/10/2017)

Cuyahoga County infant mortality data reveals big hurdles (4/9/2017)

Some Ohio Republicans still seethe over Kasich’s Medicaid expansion (4/9/2017) Columbus Dispatch

FirstEnergy Corp. gets introduction of the nuclear bailout bill it sought (4/7/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

GE could be getting out of the lighting business; Nela Park’s future not clear (4/6/2017)

Ohio’s economic recovery lags nation, experts testify (4/5/2017)

Ohio tax revenues fell 33 percent short of estimates in March (4/5/2017)

Kasich discusses economy, technology, opioids in State of State (4/4/2017) Toledo Blade

Text of Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s State of the State address (4/4/2017) Associated Press

Pittsburgh’s growth hampered by death rate, ’empty generation’ (4/3/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Researchers ponder whether low ice coverage is the Great Lakes’ new normal (4/2/2017) Chicago Tribune

Before Kasich’s speech, what is Ohio’s true ‘state of the state’? (4/2/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Turnpike travelers will see semi-autonomous trucks on the road this spring (4/1/2107) Plain Dealer

Ohio Teacher Evaluation System May Change Again (3/31/2017) Ideastream

FirstEnergy lakefront site could host parks, housing, gardens and more, planner says (3/29/2017) Plain Dealer

Doctor shortage could hurt Ohio rural areas (3/29/2017) Dayton Daily News

Pension cuts looming for Ohio teachers and retirees (3/28/2017) Dayton Daily News

Cleveland City Council OKs spending plan that bolsters safety forces, enhances city services (3/28/2017)

Ohio considers joining call for constitutional convention (3/26/2017) Toledo Blade

Has the Flats deflated? Not quite (3/25/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

The fight is on to preserve federal funds for the Great Lakes (3/24/2017) USA Today Network

Ten things that happened this week at Ohio Statehouse (3/24/2017) Capital Bureau News

Some Ohio educators question fairness of computer-required testing (3/24/2017) Massillon Independent

2016 Census Data for Northeast Ohio (3/23/2017)

14 of 17 Cleveland City Council Races to be contested (3/22/2017)

Public forum on state budget cuts highlights local government frustration (3/22/2017)

EPA cuts would threaten Lake Erie and our drinking water 3/22/2017) Michigan NPR

Cleveland City Council introduces legislation to commit $88M to Quicken Loans Arena improvements (3/21/2017)

Changes to Ohio concealed carry law take effect today (3/21/2017) Cincinnati Enquirer

Cleveland Metroparks will offer fireworks & music spectacular at Edgewater Park Sat July 22 marking “eve” of 100th anniversary (3/20/2017) Fox 8

Ohio nursing homes among the nation’s lowest rated in quality of care (3/19/2017)

Income Inequality: Despite thriving economy, many in central Ohio struggle in low-wage jobs (3/19/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Gov. John Kasich among 4 GOP governors who propose Medicaid fix for GOP health care reform (3/17/2017)

More Cleveland school graduates ready for college but fewer enrolling, according to annual report (3/16/2017)

Lake Erie programs suffer millions of dollars in losses from Trump budget proposals (3/16/2017)

Job growth stagnant in Ohio, but many positions still unfilled. Ohio lost about 2,100 jobs last year (3/16/2017) WKBN-TV

Complaints to get Ohio to review amount of testing in schools (3/14/2017) Columbus Dispatch

NE Ohio Retail vacancy rises, but so does the rent. 2016 v 2015 Comparisons (3/13/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Almost all of Ohio’s voucher cash goes to religious schools (3/12/2017)

Cuyahoga County will back MetroHealth System’s transformation bonds, saving Metro up to $160 million (3/11/2017)

Greater Cleveland RTA ridership dips to record low; annual ridership, 1976-2016 (3/9/2017)

Cleveland teachers pass new contract killing most of merit pay plan (3/9/2017)

Ohio’s proposed transportation budget doesn’t do enough for transit, some lawmakers say (3/8/2017)

How gerrymandered Ohio congressional districts limit the influence of Ohio voters (3/7/2017)

Ohio lags in providing need-based grants for college students (3/6/2017)

Ohio’s payday problem. Critics say the short-term lending industry preys on the poor, but lawmakers aren’t scrambling for a fix (3/4/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Kasich K-12 Budget Means a Loss for Many Districts (3/3/2017) Ideastream

Ohio job growth worst last year since 2009 (3/3/2017) Dayton Daily News

Report: Pittsburgh’s economy ‘prosperous’ but leaving some behind (3/2/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Congressional redistricting plan would leave Ohio lawmakers in charge (3/1/2017)

What Privacy Do Students Have? Ohio Supreme Court Hears Backpack Seizure Case (3/1/2017) WOSU

Record number of concealed carry gun permits issued in Ohio in 2016 (3/1/2017)

Cuyahoga County Council questions financing plan for Quicken Loans Arena renovations (2/28/2017)

Ohio reviews since 2011 find 126 non-citizens have voted  Voter fraud is rare, state secretary says (2/27/2017) Associated Press/

Pittsburgh’s black middle class has learned to navigate a city that is still segregated in many respects (2/26/2017) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Cleveland, state, JobsOhio reach deal that clears way for Opportunity Corridor (2/24/2017)

In One Glenville Neighborhood, Residents See Looming Gentrification (2/24/2017) Ideastream

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson is favorite to win a 4th term – for now: Brent Larkin (2/23/17)

Seven projects that will change the face of Cleveland (2/23/2017) Freshwater

FirstEnergy talks bankruptcy and need for bailout of its nuclear plants (2/22/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Cleveland to “phase out,” but not close, eight schools after turnaround efforts flounder (2/21/2017)

Northeast Ohio ranks fourth in Midwest biomedical investments (2/20/2017)

Who’s running for mayor in Cleveland? Frank Jackson faces a crowded field for re-election (2/20/17)

Cities reap benefits of downtown bus hubs (2/19/2017) Toledo Blade

Ohio’s tuition vouchers could soon give more money to more middle class, suburban students (2/17/2017)

Cleveland would lose $2 million under Kasich’s proposal for local aid; 51 other Ohio cities would also lose out (2/16/2017)

Ohio City park plan, at Irishtown Bend, gets Clean Ohio grant to buy, clear land (2/16/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove reports rough financial year for hospital in 2016 (2/15/2017) Plain Dealer

Who’s running for Cleveland City Council? Here’s a look at potential candidates who have pulled petitions (2/15/2017)

Opponents, some supporters, of Q renovation plan pack Cuyahoga County Council meeting (2/14/2017)

How young is too young? 36,000 elementary school suspensions in Ohio (2/14/2017) WKYC

Detroit’s big city lifestyle attracts young suburbanites (2/12/2017) Detroit Free Press

Cuyahoga County demolition fund puts dent in housing-market distress (2/12/2017) Plain Dealer

Ohio EPA releases plan for curbing nutrient pollution in Lake Erie (2/9/2017) Sandusky Register

Ohio 45th of 50 states in college affordability: study (2/9/2017) Dayton Daily News

Port hires design team to envision transformation of Irishtown Bend (2/9/2017)

Push underway for automatic voter registration in Ohio (2/9/17) Dayton Daily News

Ohio hopes to “streamline” student testing, says State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria (2/8/2017)

Akron wants to grow from 198,000 residents to 250,000 by 2050: Here’s how (2/6/2017)

Cleveland’s Public Square debate enters the national spotlight (2/4/2017) Plain Dealer

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson’s three terms in office (analysis) (2/4/2017)

Cleveland, other local governments could get less state money under Gov. John Kasich’s budget (2/2/2017)

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson to seek unprecedented fourth 4-year term (2/1/2017)

2018 Ohio U.S. Senate candidates gearing up for another expensive race (2/1/2017)

Ohio could ban schools from expelling youngest students (1/31/2017) Dayton Daily News

Gov. John Kasich Releases Budget; Includes Sales Tax Increase (1/30/2017)

Ohio may change the way congressional lines are drawn (1/29/2017) Springfield News Sun

Ohio tax cuts have starved schools, libraries, drug treatment, critics say (1/29/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Nursing in Northeast Ohio is in critical condition (1/28/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

Small Ohio cities continue to struggle (1/27/2017) Zanesville Times Recorder

Ohio hospitals, Medicaid providers concerned about Trump administration’s block grant plans (1/26/2017)

U.S., Canada slow to tackle Great Lakes chemical pollution, says report (1/26/17) Michigan Live

The future of school funding (1/25/2017) Columbus Underground

Jobs doubled along Euclid Avenue after completion of HealthLine: CSU study (1/24/2017) Plain Dealer

Children Services Agencies Say Kids, Social Workers Are Suffering In Opioid Epidemic (1/23/2017) WOSU

Women’s March on Cleveland draws large, passionate crowd (1/21/2017)

What local changes will a Trump administration bring? (1/21/17) Channel 19 News

Ohio economy ends ’16 on upswing (1/20/2017) Toledo Blade

Why aren’t more non-Browns events held at FirstEnergy Stadium?(1/19/2017)

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture aims to improve equity in access to the arts  (1/19/2017) Plain Dealer

Lake Erie quality deteriorating, needs Canadian and American mandatory standards, report says (1/18/2017) London Ont Free Press

Ohio schools ranked exactly average nationally (1/17/2017) Dayton Daily News

Cleveland’s major hospitals warn of harm from Obamacare repeal (1/15/2017)

How Ohio is adjusting the Common Core for Ohio classrooms (1/13/2017)

Cleveland’s among a group of cities outperforming their outlying suburban areas in attracting ‘educated millennials’ (1/13/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

In a changing Pittsburgh, some fear the hidden costs of progress (1/12/2017) Penn Live

‘Appalling’ state of Cleveland police complaint investigators must be fixed, monitor says (1/10/2017)

Breakthrough charter school network splits up over speed of expansion plans (1/10/2017)

Columbus semi-finalist for futuristic, high-speed transportation system (1/10/2017) Columbus Dispatch

Donald Trump gets revenge by dismantling Gov. John Kasich’s Ohio Republican Party machine: Analysis (1/7/2017)

Gov. John Kasich to include congressional redistricting reform in budget (1/5/2017)

20% of Global Center for Health Innovation remains vacant (1/3/2017)

Dozens of new laws take effect in Ohio — here are some that may impact you (1/2/2017) Fox8

Federal agency demands RTA repay $12 million for Public Square closure, threatens to withhold federal funding (1/1/2017) Plain Dealer

Investors ‘putting down roots’ on Lorain (1/1/2017) Crain’s Cleveland Business

News Aggregator Archives: FEATURE area 2016


Can’t You Hear the 1948 Whistle Blowin’ 10.27.16 (New York Times)


Cleveland Indians in 1948: A Story of Integration 10.24.16 (New York Times)


Everything You Want to Know About Swing State Ohio, But Were Afraid to Ask 10.20.16 (Fortune)


“Heart of Steel” Series from Plain Dealer About Steel Industry in Cleveland 10.16.16 (Plain Dealer)


Video from the “Marijuana Legalization in Ohio” Forum w/Moderator Jackie Borchardt, 10.13.16


Confessions of a Rust Belt Orphan (or how I learned to stop worrying and love Akron) by Jason Segedy 10.12.16 (Cleveland Scene)


The Importance of “Ground Game” in Ohio President Campaigns 10.9.16 (Bloomberg)


Collinwood 1908: Bringing a Fire Back into History 10.6.16 (Belt)


So Now We Know For Sure: Mansfield Frazier 10.2.16 (Cool Cleveland) 


“Voter Registration in Ohio” a Short History by Michael Curtin 9.25.16


Video from Eastside Candidate Forum at Brush High School 9.22.16


Midwest Lawschools and Their Students Adapt to New Realities 9.21.16 (Cleveland Scene)


Video from “Hough: A Short Look to the Past, a Long Look to the Future” 9.19.16 (City Club)


Video from “Lake Erie and Cuyahoga River Water Quality” Forum on 9.15.16


“Presidents and Health: How James A. Garfield’s Death Changed American Medicine  9.14.16 (


The Rise and Fall of Geauga Lake Park”-video 9.9.16 (



Louis Stokes Autobiography “The Gentleman from Ohio” Part 1 is here  Part 2 is here


“Redistricting and Voting Rights in Ohio” Forum (Video) 8.25.16


Cleveland Metro Economic Performance is Mixed, According Cleveland Federal Reserve 8.25.16


On the Cusp: Cleveland’s Larchmere Neighborhood 8.24.16 (Belt)


How Milwaukee Shook Off the Rust 8.23.16 (Politico)


Cleaving the Crooked Mirror: What’s Really Behind the East and West Side Rivalry in Cleveland 8.17.16 (Thrillist)


Morgan Street Cemetary in Ohio City Steeped in History, Architecture 8.3.16 (


Great Lakes Exposition: A World’s Fair to Remember Opened 80 Years Ago This summer: photos 7.28.16 (


It’s Time to Retire Tired Talk About the “Rust Belt” 7.27.16 (CBS Marketwatch)


In Cleveland’s Public Square, Rights are Exercised. Loudly 7.26.16 (New York Times)


Cleveland was the Original Motor City (Ringer) 7.18.16


A Visual History of Streetcars and Trolleys in Cleveland 7.14.16 (


Cleveland Rising? by Alex Baca 7.14.16 (American Conservative)


The Forgotten Fastest Man by Daniel McGraw 7.12.16 (theundefeated)


Hough: Before and Beyond. A Series on Cleveland’s Hough Neighborhood 50 Years After the 1966 Riots (Ideastream)


When Cleveland Became a “Convention City” 7.11.16 (Belt)

The Challenge of Keeping Black Families From Leaving the Midwest 7.5.16 (Atlantic)

Chasing the Ghosts of Coventry Village by Brad Masi 6.30.16 (Belt)

“Cleveland and the Great War” by Kevin Naughton June, 2016 (Pressure Life)

Public Square Renovation, From Beginning to End (

“Titles and Tears” an essay by Joe Posnanski 6.20.16 (NBC)

David Morgenthaler, “Cleveland’s Quiet Business Visionary” Dies 6.17.16 Read More

How Cincinnati Salvaged the Nation’s Most Dangerous Neighborhood 6.16.16 (Politico) 

The Preacher Who Took on the Police. Cop shootings Have Torn Apart Cleveland. Jawanza Colvin is Trying to Root Out Racism from Legal System 6.16.16 (Politico) 

George Voinovich, Former Cleveland Mayor, Ohio Governor, U.S. Senator Dies 6.12.16 (

Teaching Cleveland Digital Interview with Senator George Voinovich (2014)  

The Ingredients of George Voinovich’s Success as Ohio’s Governor: Tom Suddes (

George Voinovich, Former Cleveland Mayor, Ohio Governor, U.S. Senator Dies 6.12.16 ( 

A Photo History of University Circle 6.8.16 (

Springfield Ohio Middle Class, Incomes Hardest Hit in U.S., Study Finds 6.5.16 (Dayton Daily News) 

A Visual History of the Detroit Superior Bridge 6.1.16 ( 


Opinion Essay on Northeast Ohio Regionalism Written by a Student at St. Ignatius High School 5.29.16


A Photo History of Cleveland’s Playhouse Square; Rise, Decline and Rebirth 5.27.16


Oberlin College: The Big Uneasy: What’s Roiling the Liberal Arts College 5.23.16 New York Magazine


Video from “Republican National Convention: What’s in it for Cleveland” forum 5.17.18


Video from “Cleveland’s Radio Superstars” 5.16.16


University Hospitals Marks 150 in 2016; a Historical Photo Essay 5.13.16


Learn More About Republican National Convention’s Impact on Cleveland 5.11.16


Go Hug a Tree. You Just Might Live Longer. Once Upon a Time, Cleveland was the Forest City. -Tim Kovach 4.30.16


Regional Alignment Not Competition: How Greater Milwaukee is Remaking Economic Development (Brookings)


Playhouse Square Founding Father, David O. Frazier is Honored, Remembered 4.28.2016 (


Revisiting Hough: Manfield Frazier 4.27.16 (Cool Cleveland)


Cleveland’s Public Square: Two Centuries of Transformation by Mark Souther April 2016 (Cleveland State University)


Two “Unlikely” Blockbuster Empressarios’ from Cleveland Energe as the “Future of Hollywood” 4.25.16 (Crain’s Cleveland Business) 


Video from “Van Aken Project” Forum 4.21.16


Will the Shaker Van Aken Project Succeed? Preview of Thursday 4/21 Free Forum: Steven Litt (


Ohio Won’t Save NE Ohio Public Transit, So Let’s Tax Parking to Fund it Instead: Tim Kovach (opinion) 4.8.16


Sculpted Landscapes: Art and Place in Cleveland’s Cultural Gardens (1916-2006) by Prof Mark Tebeau (CSU)


Coldest Opening Day Since 1907 4.19.1907 (Cleveland Plain Dealer)

Jim Rokakis Talks about NE Ohio Housing, Tree Canopy and Other Issues at 1st Unitarian Church 4.3.16 (Video) 

Metro Cleveland Population Loss Dampens Growth 3.30.16 (Cleveland Federal Reserve)

A Contested Republican Convention in Cleveland? What You Need to Know 3.29.16 (Plain Dealer/ 

No New Confirmed Aquatic Invasive Species in Great Lakes for 10 Years 3.29.16 (Duluth News Tribune)

Labor Markets are Getting Close to Maximum Employment in Many Parts of Our Region 3.28.16 (Cleveland Fed) 

Your City is Not the Next Silicon Valley by Richey Piiparinen 3.9.16 (Cleveland State University)

Greater Cleveland Employment Trends: 2014 and 2015  -March 2016 (Cleveland State University) 

“Viktor Schreckengost-The Exchange of Art with the Everyday” – winner of the 2016 Teaching Cleveland website award at History Day 3.5.16

2016 Ohio Primary Discussion with Brent Larkin and Mark Naymik 3.2.16 (Video)

Video of Three Ohio Democratic Senate Candidates at Endorsement Meeting released 3.1.16 (

New Images Reveal True Impact of Freeways on Cleveland’s Neighborhoods 2.25.16 (Freshwater)

A Walk Through North Collinwood 2.24.16 (Belt) 

Candidates for Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Debate at the Cleveland City Club: Timothy McGinty v. Michael O’Malley: Video 2.23.16 (City Club)


Is Waterfront Development Paying Off? Nine Takeaways From LWV Forum: Steven Litt 2.15.16 (Plain Dealer/


How Local Media Coverage is Forcing Cleveland to Finally Fix Its Lead Problem 2.9.16 (Columbia Journalism Review)


Roundwood Manor: Poignant Legacy of the Van Sweringens; What to do With it Now? Steven Litt 2.4.16 (Plain Dealer/


Once Famous for Beer, Milwaukee Now Bets on Water 1.26.16 (Marketplace)


The Striking Similarities of the Browns’ Move to Baltimore and the Rams Move to L.A. 1.16.16 (Baltimore Sun)


5 Facts About Brokered Presidential Conventions: Could We Have One in Cleveland This Summer? 1.8.16 (Dayton Daily News)


What Would it Take to Fix Cleveland’s Roads?: Angie Schmidt 1.4.16 (City Club)


Correcting For Bias: Mansfield Frazier 1.2.16 (Cool Cleveland)


Republican Lawyer Details Three Scenerios for 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Two of them are in “Uncharted Territory” 12.29.15 (Politico)


Cleveland Puts More Kids in Strong Preschools, Thousands Still Shut Out 12.20.15 (Plain Dealer/


The Coldest Darn Place in the World: The Great Lakes Bowl 12.16.15 (Belt)


Will Cleveland 2016 Be 1968 Chicago? 12.14.15 (Next City)


You Green Boy: An Essay on the Flats: Lee Chilcote 12.5.15 (Cleveland Scene)


What Would Dr. King Do?: Mansfield Frazier 11.23.15 (Cool Cleveland)


The Cleveland Mafia: The End of an Era and Demise of a Don Plain Dealer/ (11.23.15)


Vacant Houses, Blighted Buildings Still Plague Cleveland, But Problem is Shrinking Plain Dealer/ (11.21.15)


Video From the “Housing Crisis” Forum Moderated by Brent Larkin (10.7.15)


Toxic Neglect: Curing Cleveland’s Legacy of Lead Poisoning Plain Dealer/ (10.20.15)


Video From the “How to Become An Education Activist in Northeast Ohio” Forum Moderated by Jill Miller Zimon (8.19.15)


Video From the “Land Use in Cuyahoga County” Forum Moderated by Steven Litt (7.29.15)


Video From the Regionalism Forum with County Executive Armond Budish, Regional Coordinator Eddy Kraus and Moderator Tom Beres (6.17.15)


Regionalism in Northeast Ohio-Material on the Subject From the Past 10+ Years

A Website Devoted to John D. Rockefeller and winner of the 2015 Teaching Cleveland “History Day” Website Award, Created by Victor Pan, Birchwood School

News Aggregator Archive 13 (7/1/16 – 10/2/16)


Giant Concrete “Jacks” Will Replace Lake Erie Barrier Damaged by Hurricane Sandy (


Major Renovations Coming to Edgewater Park and Euclid Beach Pier (Cleveland Scene) 


Ohio Minimum Wage Increasing 5 Cents to $8.15, in 2017 (


Cuyahoga Community College’s Effort to Retain and Graduate Students Working, Report Says (


Ohio, Long a Bellweather, is Fading on the Electoral Map (New York Times)


Parma Schools Look to Make Drastic Cuts in Buildings, Staff (


Ohio Absentee Ballots Requested Top 800,000; Ahead of 2012 Pace (


Ohio Urban School Districts Getting Better vs Rest of State, According to Recent Test Scores (


Ohio Absentee Voting Gets Underway for Military and Ohioans Overseas (Toledo Blade) 


Obstacles Aboud as Cleveland, East Cleveland Consider Merging (Columbus Dispatch/AP)


Obesity Rate Declines Sharply in Ohio (Columbus Underground)


Cleveland Teachers Reject Contract What Happens Now? (


Cuyahoga County Discovers $9.5 Million Healthcare Plan Shortfall (


How Many Were Removed From Ohio’s Voters Rolls? It’s a Mess (Cincinnati Enquirer) 


Cleveland Poverty Numbers Drop Sharply (


The Cleveland Indians Have Been Hot All Year. So Why is Nobody Watching? (The Guardian)


More Than 52,000 Ohio High School Students Took College Classes for Free Last Year (


Cleveland Council President Offers 3 Principles That Will Guide Merger Talks With East Cleveland (


A Close-Up Look at Lake Erie’s Wind-Energy Project (


Northeast Ohio Manufacturers are Looking for Millenials (WKSU)


Some Cleveland Schools Have Strong Scores While District Falters (


Ohio Incomes Increase, Poverty Decreases, Census Bureau Reports (


Schools’ Grade Cards Full of D’s and F’s Under New System (Columbus Dispatch)


2016 Ohio Schools Report Cards (Searchable Database) (


4 Reasons Ohio’s Congressional Races are a Snoozefest This Year (


Future of Justice Center is Being Debated by Cuyahoga County (


Presidential Candidates Can’t Leave Bellwether Ohio Alone (WKSU)


After 1,200 Steel Jobs Disappeared in One Year, Lorain Pinches Pennies to Keep City on Life Support (Cleveland Scene)


Special Election for Phased-In $15 Minimum Wage Set for May 2 in Cleveland (


Tri-C Metro About to Break Ground for a Radical, $38 Million Redo of Campus Center ( 


Will Cleveland Merge With the City Next Door? Here’s What’s in it for Them. (Next City)


120-Plus Issues to Appear on Cuyahoga County Ballot for November 2016 Election (


Sunday Day of Rest? Not at Cleveland’s West Side Market (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Ohio Ranks Lower Than Most States in Voter Registration, Voter Turnout (Journal-News)


U.S. Rejects Ohio Proposal to Require Medicaid Premiums (Toledo Blade)


3,500 Ohioans Died of Overdoses Last Year; Cuyahoga Cty Saw Record Deaths in August (Cleveland Scene)


Proposed Cleveland Police Policy Clearly Defines When Cops Can Use Force (


Cuyahoga County Hindered by $1 Billion in Debt, Report Says (


Cleveland School District  Retreats on Performance Pay for Teacher(


Obamacare Options to Shrink for Many in Ohio (USA Today)


Ohio Makes Gains, But Recovery has Way to Go (Toledo Blade)


Experts, Data Divided on Impact of Ohio’s Early-Voting Period (Canton Repository)


Cuyahoga River Remains Undredged; Port Seeks Court Order Vs. Army Corps of Engineers (


To Merge or Not to Merge? Taking Stock of East Cleveland’s Assets and Liabilities (


Ohio Among 4 States to Mark Lower Obesity Rate (Toledo Blade)


State Change Mean Less Money for Ohio Pre-Schools (WKYC)


Ohio to Lose Millions in Wind-Energy Investments if State Laws Aren’t Changed (


Great Lakes Offshore Wind Farm has Funding, but Faces Hurdles Before Construction (Great Lakes Echo)


CMSD Teachers Strike Averted, Paves Way for Levy Campaign (WKYC)


Cleveland Teachers and School District Reach Contract Agreement (


Ohio Schools Number 1 in Economic Segregation (WKYC)


Opportunity Corridor is Grappling Ground for State, City of Cleveland (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Ohio Cities Consider Pot Businesses, Local Implications (Lancaster Eagle)


Who, Exactly, is Rigging Ohio Congressional Districts?: Thomas Suddes (


“Redistricting and Voting Rights in Ohio” Forum 8.25.16


Great Lakes Waters Can Take a Savage Toll on Swimmers (NPR)


Federal Appeals Court Rules That Ohio Can Cut “Golden Week”, a Week of Early Voting (CNN)


Help to Make Sense of Ohio, U.S. Jobs Numbers Used in Political Campaigns (


Ohio Solar Power Has Moved From Cottage Industry to Growth Industry (


Free E-Book About Ohio Presidential Elections Available for Teachers, Public (


Ohio’s Charter School Quality Efforts Put on Hold Yet Again (


Can Immigrants Help Spur Economic Growth in Cleveland Area? (


Self-Driving Cars Hit Ohio Turnpike Within a Year (Toledo Blade)


Ohio Unemployment Rate 4.8%; State Gains 11,400 Jobs (


Video from “Regionalism” Forum 8.18.16 (Youtube)


Pooling Community Services, Sharing Taxes Key for Greater Cleveland’s Viability, Panel Says (


Shaker Panel: Regionalism Must Take Greater Hold in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland Jewish News)


Cleveland Teachers Set Date to Strike Over Merit Pay, Evaluations (Education Week)


County Cuts, Bus Cuts, Medicaid: Why Ohio is About to Face Big Problems (


New Music Festival and Series Announced in University Circle; Starting This Fall (


Ohio Voters Ought to Pay Close Attention to Judges Close to Home: Thomas Suddes (


Ohio’s Beleaguered Public Transit is on Edge of Real Financial Crisis with Sales Tax Changes (


Ohio Must Rethink How Online Charter Schools are Funded, Says State’s Auditor (Education Week)

Cuyahoga County Would Lose $20 Million a Year in Sales Tax Revenues Under Proposed Changes (




Part-Time Workers Rights Amendment Headed for Cleveland Ballot in November (Crain’s Cleveland Business)




Transit Riders See Pros, Cons of Buses in Public Square (




Ohio Preschool Funding Policy Cuts Millions From Schools Serving Poorest Kids (




Cuyahoga County Judges Provide Vision of New Courthouse if Justice Center Comes Down (




As Clinton Pulls Away from Trump, Why Ohio Remains Close (San Francisco Chronicle)




IBM Eyes New Office Building on Cleveland Clinic Land, to House Explorys Subsidiary (




Spending in Ohio’s U.S. Senate Race Soars Toward Record Levels (




Legitimate Votes Tossed by Ohio Voting Officials, Lawyer Says (Columbus Dispatch)




Steve LaTourette, Ohio Republican with an Independent Streak Dies (Washington Post)




Cleveland Schools “Not Handling Money Well” with it’s No-Bid Projects, Bond Watchdog Panel Says (




Most Ohio Public Colleges Show Declining Fiscal Health (Dayton Daily News)




Buses Return to Public Square Indefinitely Delayed (




As No Child Left Behind is Tossed Out, Ohio Plans New Approach to Testing and School Accountability (




Cleveland Officials Consider Banning Buses from Renovated Public Square (




Are You Still Registered to Vote? A Court Fight in Ohio Might Decide (




Cleveland Can Grow if it Meets Rising Demand for Housing and Keeps Millenials in Town: CSU Study (




Out-of-State Students Help Bottom Line at Ohio’s Public Universities (Columbus Dispatch)




Cleveland Metroparks Gets Nearly $8 Million from Feds for Bike and Pedestrian Paths (




What’s Next for East Cleveland-Cleveland Merger (




RTA Prepares for $4.5 Million Revenue Loss in 2017; $18 Million in 2018 (




How are Millennials Leaving Their Mark on the Rust Belt (PBS)




Could Giant Suction Cups Turn Lake Erie Into a Regional Energy Hub? (Pacific Standard)




Lake Erie, South Florida Algae Crisis Share Common Toxins, Causes (Toledo Blade)




A Diamond in the Rough: Hough 50 Years After the Uprising (




Hough Riot, 50 Years Ago, Couldn’t Destroy a Neighborhood (Plain Dealer)




Here’s How Tampa Compares to Cleveland as a GOP Convention City (



Cleveland Police Perform Well Under Spotlight of RNC: Analysis (


Solar Power Proponents Blame Politics for Ohio’s Ranking of 29th in U.S. (Columbus Dispatch)


As Trump Spectacle Winds Down, Cleveland Breathes Easier (USA Today)


Law and Order Prevailing in Cleveland (The Hill)


Unlike the GOP, Cleveland Wants to Attract a Lot More Immigrants (Huffington Post)


Cleveland’s Once-Battered, Still-Divided Housing Market Takes Center Stage at RNC Panel (


Rival Protesters Converge on Cleveland’s Public Square (Toledo Blade)


How Cleveland’s Declining Middle Class Compares to the U.S. (PBS)


Closed Plants Shake Central Ohio City (Toledo Blade)


Ohio’s Shale Natural Gas Spurs Investment Building of Plants (Columbus Dispatch)


How Cleveland’s New Park Will Define Resistance at RNC (Wired)


Everything You Need to Know About Republican National Convention in Cleveland (


GOP Delegates Will See Vibrant Bits of Cleveland But City has Deep Troubles (USA Today)


Utica, Marcellus Shale Wells Producing at Historic Highs: Cleveland Fed (Akron Beacon Journal)


Amazon Fulfillment Centers Could Have Big Impact in Central Ohio (WCMH Columbus)


The Hot New Cleveland Park at the Center of the Republican Convention (Politico)


Ohio Casinos Generate $1 Billion in Tax Revenue Since Opening (


Northwest Ohio Farmers Facing Drought Conditions (Toledo Blade)


In Ohio, GOP Incumbent, Former Governor Wage Heated Race (Associated Press)


RTA Facing “Catastrophic” Revenue Loss in 2017 (


Ohio’s Voucher Students Fare Worse Than Public-School Peers, Study Finds (Columbus Dispatch)


Cleveland Officials Make the Case for Increasing City’s Income Tax (


Renaissance of Cuyahoga Riverfront Means Commercial and Recreational Interests Must Coexist (Cleveland Scene)


GOP Convention Madness: Is Cleveland Ready For Its Close-Up? (Salon)


Tough Talk on Trade Finds Cleveland Eager to Listen (Toledo Blade)


Ohio Prison Population Rising (Youngstown Vindicator)


Ohio Attorney General: Cities Cannot Set Their Own Minimum Wage (


How a House Can Shape a Child’s Future. New Cleveland Study Connects Living Conditions w/Kindergarten Readiness (Atlantic)


Who Will Show Up? Who Will Pay? The Many Unknowns of the GOP Convention in Cleveland (Washington Post)


Cleveland Schools to Ask for School Tax Renewal in November (


News Aggregator Archive 13 (1/1/16 – 6/29/16)

Northeast Ohio Historic Rehabilitation Projects Share in $28 Million in Tax Credits (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


How Downtown Cleveland Traffic Could Be Affected by the RNC (


What Does Today’s Supreme Court Decision Mean For Ohio’s Abortion Laws (Cincinnati Enquirer)


Cleveland to Start Planning for Potential Protected Bike Paths on City Streets (


What Ohio Voters and Research Say About Income Inequality and Mobility (WKSU)


Voters Unhappy, Have Little Faith in Politicians to Help; Economic Issues Most Important (Toledo Blade)


Where Ted Strickland, Rob Portman Stand on Gun Control (Columbus Dispatch)


Cleveland Police Chief Praises Behavior of Community and Officers During Cavs Celebrations (


Northeast Ohio Hotels Train to Spot Human Trafficking (News Herald)


Voters Support Ohio Library Building Boom (Dayton Daily News)


Why Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson Thinks His Anti-Violence Plan Might Be Doomed (


Cleveland and ACLU Settle Lawsuit Over Security Restrictions at RNC (


Crowd Swarms Cleveland For Cavs Title Parade, Rally (USA Today)


This Ohio Latina is Building Local Economy from the Inside Out (NBC)


Information Technology Job Prospects in Cleveland Area are Strong for Second Half 2016 (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


What Cuyahoga County School Districts Spend the Most Money?: Rankings (


LeBron James Finally Brings a Title Home to Cleveland (ESPN)


Expect Intense Security at RNC Convention in Cleveland (Washington Post)


Ohio’s Utica Oil Production Drops for First Time; Natural Gas Production Still Growing (Akron Beacon Journal)


More Charter Schools Closing After Ohio Toughens the Rules (Columbus Dispatch)


Carnegie’s Huge Library Investment Still Felt in Ohio (Columbus Dispatch)


Voting Bill Vetoed by Ohio Gov. John Kasich (


In Cleveland Area, Communities Just 10 Miles Apart Have Large Gap in Life Expectancy (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland’s New Health Director Faces a Daunting Task (


ACLU Sues Cleveland Over Republican National Convention Protest Rules (


Ohio Set to Lower Math Standards Amid Test-Score Drops (Columbus Dispatch)


George Voinovich, Former Cleveland Mayor, Ohio Governor, U.S. Senator Dies (


Young, Eager Unleash Rust Belt Economy (Detroit Free Press)


Cleveland Realizes a Championship After All, Thanks to the Monsters (New York Times)


Ohio’s Appalachia Vote Could Turn Portman-Strickland U.S. Senate Race (Canton Repository)


When it Comes to Voting-Rights Disputes, Ohio is #1. Why? (WKSU)


Is Cleveland’s Unique Teacher Pay Plan Living Up to Promises? Not Yet (Plain Dealer/


Ohio’s Governor Just Legalized Medical Marijuana in Ohio. Now What? (Cincinnati Enquirer)


As Obamacare Plans Struggle, MetroHealth Offers an Alternative Individual Plan (Plain Dealer/ 


A Suburb on the Brink of Bankruptcy (Atlantic)


Prescriptions for Opioids Fall in Ohio, but Addiction Continues to Kill at Alarming Rates (Plain Dealer/


Federal Judge Says 2 Ohio Voting Laws are Unconstitutional (New York Times/Associated Press)


RTA Fare Increases and Service Cuts Coming in August (


100 Years Ago Today, East Cleveland Gave Women the Right to Vote (


“Comeback” Cleveland Readies for a Rare Moment in the Sun (Washington Post)


Will Ohio’s Lake Erie Strategy Work? Answers Won’t Come Soon (AP)


A Review of Cleveland’s Tech Industry: Part 1 The Search for Capital (Plain Dealer/


What Ohio Lawmakers Passed Before Going on Summer Break (Columbus Dispatch)


Scores on Ohio’s High School Math Tests Much Lower Than Expected; May Force Changes in Graduation Requirements (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Fiscal Health Rates Well in Short Run; Some Argue That Pension Issues Loom as Problem Longer Term (Dayton Daily News)


Cleveland Judges and Lawyers Readying for Busy Republican Convention (Ideastream)


Cleveland Entrepreneurship is Up. Ohio Ranks #1 for Middle-Market Firms (Plain Dealer/


Water Guns Banned; Real Guns Allowed in Cleveland RNC Event Zone. Here’s Why (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Lawmakers Break for “Summer Recess” Until November (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Schools Celebrate Upward Nudge in Still-Poor Attendance Rate (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Touts Security Plan for GOP Convention (The Hill)


Donald Trump Considers Cleveland Stadium for RNC Nomination Speech (CNN)


Metroparks Reject Application for Camping and Concert at Edgewater Park During RNC (Plain Dealer/


Lake Erie Wind Farm Gets an Unexpected $40 Million from Federal Government (WKSU)


Ohio Lawmakers Legalized Medical Marijuana. What Happens Next? (Plain Dealer/


City of Cleveland Announces Preliminary Security and Protest Plan for RNC (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Ohio Smoking Rate Remains Higher Than National Average (WOSU)


Ohio Looks Likely to Get Online Voter Registration in 2017 (Dayton Daily News)


Cleveland State May Demolish Wolstein Center for Smaller Arena, Housing (Plain Dealer/


Ohio is Paying Charter Schools for Kids Who Aren’t in Class, Auditor Yost Finds (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Schools Won’t Say What’s in $13 Million Summer Work Package (Plain Dealer/


Current Bail System Penalizes the Poor; Potentially Wastes Millions of Taxpayer Dollars (Plain Dealer/


Wind, Solar, Coal and Regulations: Which Combination Will Dominate Ohio’s Energy Future (WKSU)


Ohio Senate Race to be Brutal, Expensive (Akron Beacon Journal/Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum)


The RNC’s Impact on Cleveland? Here’s What Organizers Have to Say (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Apartments Rising at “Insane” Rate (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Data Gathered on Ohio Voters Raises Privacy Concerns (Dayton Daily News)


Cleveland Host Committee Still $8 Million Short of RNC Fundraising Goal (Plain Dealer/


Sprawl, Isolation and the Poverty They Leave Behind (Detroit Free Press)


Ohio’s Poorest Kids Have Gaps in Safety Net, Report Says (Columbus Dispatch)


How Downtown Cleveland Has Changed: By the Numbers (Plain Dealer/


Downtown Cleveland Grows but Urban Revival Has a Way to Go (Plain Dealer/


What East Cleveland Bankruptcy Could Mean for a Cleveland Merger; Plus Other Aspects (Plain Dealer/


Dayton City-Montgomery County Merger Plan Withdrawn (Dayton Daily News)


Little Improvement Seen for Appalachian Children (Morgan County Herald)


Davis-Besse Nuclear Reactor Restarted, Equipped to Handle Fukushima-Sized Disaster (Plain Dealer/


Going Solar in Ohio: Yes, Its’ Being Done (Plain Dealer/


Benefits of Political Conventions Can Be “Uneven”, “Lumpy” (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Developer Presents Plan for Major Residential Complexes on West Bank of Cleveland Flats in Nautica District (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Look Who Wants to Demonstrate at RNC Convention in Cleveland This summer: Mark Naymik (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Prison Population Could Hit Record High This Summer (Columbus Dispatch)


K&D Has Deal to Buy Terminal Tower; With Apartments Planned (Plain Dealer/


The Most Normal City in America. The Making of Columbus Ohio (The Towner)


Progress in Fixing Cleveland’s Lead Poisoning Program Mixed, So is the Reaction to It (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Gov Kasich To Drop Out of Race for President (Associated Press)


Donald Trump Campaign to Take Central Role Planning Republican National Convention in Cleveland (Plain Dealer/


Cutting Ohio Farmers Property Taxes Could Cost Homeowners, Schools Millions (Columbus Dispatch)


What Has Loss of Hub Status Done to NE Ohio? (WKSU)


Army Corps of Engineers Refutes Ohio EPA Claim That Toxic Mass in Lake Erie Threatens Clevceland’s Drinking Water (Plain Dealer/


Group Pushing $15 Minimum Wage in Cleveland Submits Signatures (WKYC)


Advocates Worry RNC Could make Life Even Harder for Cleveland Poor and Homeless (Plain Dealer/


East Cleveland May Soon Be Forced to Choose Between Firefighters and Police (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland’s Water Supply Threatened by Toxic Materials in Lake Erie, Ohio EPA Says (Plain Dealer/


What Protestors and Police Can and Can’t Do During RNC Demonstrations: Mark Naymik (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Tree Crisis Threatens Millions of Dollars in Health and Other Benefits (WKYC)


Ohio Ranks High for Problem Gamblers, Study Says (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Among the Least Affordable States for College, Report Says (Plain Dealer/


Opponents Blast Proposed Dayton City-County Merger (Dayton Daily News)


Cleveland-Area House Prices Growing at Faster Annual Rate (Plain Dealer/


Ohio’s Colleges Spending More to Get Students They Want (Columbus Dispatch)


Lorain’s Steel Industry is Almost at a Standstill (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Rise in Crashes Linked to Higher Speed Limits on Ohio Roads (WLWT)


Ohio’s Opioid Crisis Requires an Urgent Public Health Response, Officials Testify (Plain Dealer/


Effort to Merge East Cleveland With Cleveland Starts Anew (Plain Dealer/


Cuyahoga County Executive Budish Lays Out Plan for the Future, Reviews 2015 Achievements (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


5 Announcements From County Executive Budish’s 2016 State of the County (Plain Dealer/


ACE Report: Energy Slow Down Leads to Small Job Loss in NE Ohio in March (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Who is Paying and Who is Not Paying for Costly RNC Protest Insurance and Why (Plain Dealer/


Did Ohio “Fumble” Application, Losing Millions in Foreclosure Funding? (Columbus Dispatch)


Cleveland Region Among the Nation’s Most Polluted, But Getting Cleaner, New Report Says (Plain Dealer/


Media Gets Scoop on Intricate Cleveland Republican National Convention Logistics (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Thirsty Cities Begin to Eye Water From the Great Lakes (Minneapolis Star-Tribune)


Ohioans in U.S. Congress are Ambivalent about Redistricting (Columbus Dispatch)


Ohio Unemployment Rate Inches Up to 5.1% in March (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Public Debate Opens on Proposal to Make Ohio Medicaid Recipients Pay for Care (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland State Announces Standalone Film School, Ohio’s First (Cleveland Scene)


New Plan for Cleveland Eastside Lakefront Trails and Bike Paths Ready for Public and City Review (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Councilman Defects from Green Party, Returns to Democrats (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland’s East 4th Street Project Capped Off By New Michael Symon BBQ Restaurant (Plain Dealer/


Chemicals on Rise in Lake Erie Fish? (Columbus Dispatch)


Skyscraper Intrigue Swirls in Downtown Cleveland (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


This is Why Ohio is Becoming the E-Commerce Fulfillment Center Capital (CNBC)


What Can Cleveland Co-ops Teach Rochester, New York? (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)


Cleveland Will Host the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony Every Two Years Starting in 2018 (Plain Dealer/


NE Ohio’s Top Transportation Agency Preparing 20-Year Vision That Will Focus on “Social Equity”, Particularly for Households Without Cars (Plain Dealer/


Utica Shale Drilling Still Stalled as Prices and Rig Counts Drop (Crain’s Cleveland Busness)


Transcript from Gov. John Kasich 2016 State of State Speech (Associated Press)


5 Takeaways From Ohio Gov. John Kasich State of the State Speech (Plain Dealer/


Gov. Kasich Offers Hopeful Message, Few New Ideas in State of State Speech (Columbus Dispatch)


Effort to Start Cleveland-East Cleveland Annexation Talks Dealt Setback in Court (Ideastream)


What Will Happen in Cleveland When the Republicans Arrive (MTV)


By the Numbers: How’s Ohio Really Doing? (Cincinnati Enquirer)


Gov. Kasich Administration Plans to Require Over 1 Million Medicaid Recipiants in Ohio to Make Monthly Payments to Keep Insurance (WLWT)


Budget Cuts Bring Rocky Road for Regional Transit Agency (RTA) (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Cleveland Indians Demote “Chief Wahoo” to Secondary Logo (Cleveland/Shaker Heights Patch)


How Well is Ohio Really Doing? (Columbus Dispatch


Ohio Senate Race is Costliest in Nation (Toledo Blade)


Cleveland Planning Commission Votes to Let FirstEnergy Raze Lake Shore Power Plant (Plain Dealer/


Why Quality Preschool is So Hard to Find in NE Ohio: editorial (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Farmers Turn to Corn as Profit Forecasts Remain Thin (Columbus Dispatch)


Ohio is Moving to Tighten Rules on Lead in Drinking Water (Akron Beacon Journal)


Ohio Proposes Paying $10 Million to Help East Cleveland-Cleveland Merger (Plain Dealer/


Does Cleveland Still Rock? Why Major Bands Have Been Bypassing NE Ohio (Cleveland Scene)


The First 2000 Days: A Special Section on Preschool in Cleveland (Plain Dealer/Plain Dealer)


Ohio Frack Waste Facilities Proliferate With Little Oversight (Akron Beacon Journal)


Look to Detroit for Tower City “Avenue Mall” Clues (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Author Says Ohio Needs to Make Voting Easier (WKSU)


Ohio Legislators Blocked Proposals to Limit Amount of Lead in Water Pipes (Columbus Dispatch)


Cleveland Quietly Prepares Security Plans for Republican National Convention (Ideastream)


Obamacare in Ohio 6 Years On (Columbus Dispatch)


Can a Battered Middle Class Be Restored? Key Question in Presidential Election (Plain Dealer/


Dan Gilbert Buys Tower City Shopping Center From Forest City For $56.5 Million (Cleveland Scene) 


As Regional Transit Authority Wrestles With Tightening Budgets, NE Ohio May Need to Rethink Public Transportation (Cleveland Magazine)


Study Says Farms Must Change to Curb Lake Erie Algae (Columbus Dispatch)


Cuyahoga County Grand Juries Have Been Dogged By Controversy for Decades (Cleveland Scene)


Cleveland Prepares for Unrest at Republican National Convention (Boston Globe)


How Can Local NE Ohio Stores Compete With Online and National Competititors (Plain Dealer/ 


Protestors Fight Proposed RTA Fare Hikes, Route Changes (WKYC) 


Free Trade is Key Issue in Ohio Race for Senate (Columbus Dispatch) 


Donald Trump’s Support in Ohio’s Appalachian Counties: Thomas Suddes (Dayton Daily News)


Aged Great Lakes Lock Could Cripple U.S. Steel Industry and Hit Manufacturing Jobs (The Guardian)


Cleveland-Area House Prices are Rising, but the Recovery is Uneven (Plain Dealer/


There’s No Going Back to Paper Tests, State Says to Schools (Plain Dealer/ 


Ohio Voters Reject Extremes (Columbus Dispatch)


Angered by Cities’ Handling of Police Shootings, Voters Oust Two Prosecutors (New York Times)


John Kasich and Hillary Clinton Win Buckeye State Primaries (Plain Dealer/


Ted Strickland has Won Ohio Democratic Primary for U.S. Senate (Plain Dealer/ 


Michael O’Malley Beats Out Tim McGinty for Cuyahoga County Prosecutor (Fox News 19)


Statewide Results for Ohio Primary Election 10/15/16 (Plain Dealer/


Segregation, Inequality Reflected in Ohio’s Poor Health Rankings (Plain Dealer/


Let’s Be Honest: Ohio is the Only State You Really Need to Pay Attention to Tonight (Washington Post) 


The Political Three-Ring Circus Arrives in Ohio: Thomas Suddes (Plain Dealer/


An Ohio Election Like No Other (Cincinnati Enquirer)


Ohio Economy Has Taken a 15-Year Slide (Coshocton Tribune)


How a Contested Cleveland RNC Convention Would Work (USA Today)


Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson State of the City Speech 3.10.16 (Video)


Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson Calls for Development in Struggling Cleveland Neighborhoods(Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Lakefront Repairs Will Allow Safe Swimming at Euclid Beach (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Fracking Wells Double Production in 2015 (Ideastream)


Ohio Tax Changes Under Gov. John Kasich Leave Cities Scrambling to Cope With Less (Plain Dealer/


How Downtown Became Cleveland’s Hottest Zip Code (Cleveland Scene)


Tree Plan is Approved Aimed at Making Cleveland “The Forest City” Again (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Republican Primary Ballot Causing Confusion (WKYC)


School Districts Got “A” Grades on Paper Tests, but “F” Grades Online, Survery Says (Plain Dealer/


5 Things to Know About Ohio’s Economy (


Flint is in the News, But Lead Poisening is Even Worse in Cleveland (New York Times)


Challenges of Ohio’s Republican Congressional Incumbents All Come From the Right (WKSU)


What Are Top-Ranked High Schools in Ohio on State Report Cards? (Plain Dealer/


How Immigrants are Impacting the Cities That Want Them (Governing)


After 100+ Years, Cleveland’s West Side Market to Add Sunday Hours (Plain Dealer/


A Contested Cleveland RNC Convention May Be the Only Thing That Stops Donald Trump (Plain Dealer/


RTA Contemplates Service Cuts to Waterfront Line, Green Line and More (Cleveland Scene)


Did “Keyboarding” Problems Impact State Report Card Grades? (Plain Dealer/ 


Single Moms, the Largest Demographic Living in Poverty in Ohio (WOUB News)


Sebring Not Ohio’s Only Lead Problem (USA Today Network)


John Kasich Vows to Defeat Donald Trump in March 15 Ohio Primary (CNN)


Ohio Schools Pressured to Reduce Play-to-Pay Fees (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Metroparks to Fix Historic Coast Guard Station (Plain Dealer/


2014-2015 Ohio School Rerport Cards Released. Results are Here (Plain Dealer/


Ohio’s Democratic U.S. Senate Candidates Clash in First and Possibly Their Only Joint Appeaerance (Plain Dealer/


Groups Want Western Lake Erie to be Declared Impaired (Associated Press/Detroit News)


Can Global Cleveland Actually Attract and Engage Immigrants? (Cleveland Scene)


Bridging the Divide: Cleveland’s Evergreen Cooperatives Turns Its Employees into Homeowners: Video (CNBC)


Ohio Supreme Court Sets Execution Date For Condemned Killer, but Ohio Has No Lethal Drugs (Columbus Dispatch)


Warm Winter Helps Speed Public Square Renovation; Should be Done by July (Plain Dealer/


U.S., Canada Agree to Reduce Phosphorus By 40% to Shrink Lake Erie Algal Blooms (Plain Dealer/


Dayton Has Lost About 43% of Its Public Property Tree Cover Since 1982 (Dayton Daily News)


CSI Cleveland: How the City is Curbing Sexual Violence (Christian Science Monitor)


Harnassing the Wind and Sun: Ohio Can Do Better (Plain Dealer/


What’s Next for Key Bank Acquisition of First Niagara? (Buffalo News)


Ohio Will Get Millions to Fight Blight and Foreclosures (Plain Dealer/


Group Shares Merger Proposal of Dayton and Surrounding Montgomery to Create Metropolitan Government (WHIO)


6 Things to Know Dayton Metropolitan Government Charter Plan (WOIO)


If GOP Convention in Cleveland is Contested, the Crucial Fight Will Be Over Rules (Plain Dealer/


10 Things to Know About Ohio’s Primary Election Next Month (Dix Capital Bureau)


Cleveland’s Biotech Industry Attracted $200 Million in 2015, Report Says (Plain Dealer/


New Report Offers Troubling Picture of Akron (Akron Beacon Journal)


Republican Camapigns Secretly Prep for Brokered Cleveland Convention (Politico)


Congressional Redistricting Splits Ohio Republicans (WOSU)


Ohio Was Land of Hope for Many Black Families (Toledo Blade)


Planning Commission Nears Approval of Innovative Zoning Aimed at Transforming Downtown (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Begins Its Study of Grand Juries (WKSU)


Home Prices Up for Most Cuyahoga County Towns Last Year, but Still Below 2007 Levels (Plain Dealer/


Video from Waterfront Development Forum 2.9.16 (CWRU Lifelong Learning)


Is Waterfront Development Paying Off for Cleveland, Cuyahoga County? (Plain Dealer/


A Discussion of Growth in Northeast Ohio 2.9.16 (Cleveland Federal Reserve)


Ohio Reports Much Higher Number of Failing Charter Schools (WLWT)


Cleveland Plans Nearly $30 Million in Road Repairs, Other Upgrades (Ideastream)


Battleground Cleveland: How Power is Shifting at Small-Market Airports (TravelPulse)


Ohio Could Use a Big Leap Forward in Early Education: Editorial (Akron Beacon Journal)


Design for Campus International School Wins City Planning Commission Approval (Plain Dealer/


Sittenfeld’s Focus on Guns: Smart Politics or Losing Strategy (Cincinnati Enquirer)


In Cleveland, Lead Removal is Less About Water and More About Old Buildings (Ideastream)


Abouty 244,000 Ohioans Sign Up for Healthcare Coverage Through Federal Marketplace (Associated Press)


How Our Money Flows From County and City; An Essay on Stadium and Sports Funding in NE Ohio: Roldo Bartimole (Have Coffee Will Write)


While Flint’s Lead Crisis Gets National Headlines, Cleveland’s Problems are Much Worse (Plain Dealer/


US Army Corps of Engineers Rejects Port of Cleveland Request to Stop Open-Lake Dumping (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Cleveland Downtown Population Boom is Real. How Long Will It Continue? (Cleveland Scene)


Cleveland’s Proposed Income Tax Hike Vs. Gov. John Kasich’s Tax Cuts (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Mayor Jackson Points to State Cuts as Reason for a City Income Tax Hike (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Cleveland Mayor Proposes Increasing Income Tax to 2.5% (Plain Dealer/


Charters Still Lag Ohio’s Urban Districts in Student Performance (Columbus Dispatch)


Preschool Helps Kids, But How Much? And Who Does It Help Most? (Plain Dealer/


Diversity in Columbus Police, Fire Recruits Yet to Improve (Columbus Dispatch)


Ohio Town has Water Problems Like Those in Flint, MI (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)


Oho Severance Tax on Gas/Oil Produced Windfall in 2014/15. Even More Expected in 2015/16 (Akron Beacon Journal)


During an Under-the-Radar Year, Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish Puts a New Face on Progress (Cleveland Magazine)


Northeast Ohio’s Most Influential People 2016 (Cleveland Magazine)


Cleveland’s Global Center for Health Innovation Struggling to Generate Tenants and Income (Plain Dealer/


Closed Power Plant on I-90 in Cleveland Too Degraded to Preserve and Reuse According to First Energy (Plain Dealer/


Ohio Supreme Court to Review Grand Jury System in Ohio (Plain Dealer/


Ohio EPA Knew of Lead Contamination in Drinking Water in Sebring for Months (Columbus Dispatch)


RNC Comes to Cleveland in July. So Will Protestors. Is Cleveland Prepared? (Cleveland Scene)


Ohio’s Higher Performing Charter Schools Ask for More Money From State (Columbus Dispatch)


New Look General Electric has Little Interest in Retail or Light Bulbs (Bloomberg)


Cleveland Officials Recommend Firing 6 Police Officers, Suspending 6 After Deadly 2012 Police Chase and Shooting (Plain Dealer/


First Merit Bank, with 2,000 Employees in Akron, Sells to Huntington Bank (Plain Dealer/


Cuyahoga County has the Highest Property Tax Rates in Ohio. Compare here (Plain Dealer/


Flint, MI Sets a New Low for Hazardous Water (Toledo Blade)


Ohio Senator Rob Portman Fate Tied to 2016 GOP Presidential Nominee: Thomas Suddes (Plain Dealer/


Ohio has Yet to Write Rules for Fracking Industry (Columbus Dispatch)


Register Ohio Voters Online: Editorial (Toledo Blade)


5 Ways New Medical Marijuana Initiative Changes the Game in Ohio: Analysis (Plain Dealer/


Cuyahoga County Court to Review Grand Jury Process (Plain Dealer/


Renovation of Little Italy’s Historic Alta House is a Win-Win for All Involved (FreshWater)


Farmers Step Up to Reduce Fertilizer Runoff and Toxic Algae in Lake Erie (Plain Dealer/


Celebrity Chefs Help to Feed Cleveland Real Estate (CNBC)


Steven Dettelbach, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, Resigns After Nearly 7 Years in Office (Plain Dealer/


Northeast Ohio Home Sales Up 14% in 2015 vs. 2014 (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


Northeast Ohio Healthcare Forum w/Casey Ross, Moderator 1.19.16 (CWRU Siegal Lifelong Learning)


Students Continue to Struggle in Ohio’s High-Poverty School Districts (Columbus Dispatch)


US-Canada Agency: More Work Needed to Protect Great Lakes (Dayton Daily News)


Cleveland Ranks 8th Nationally in Attracting Millennial Professionals: Study (Cleveland Scene)


Ohio’s Community Colleges Fail in Helping Students Transfer to Four Year Colleges, Report Says (Plain Dealer/


Economic Outlook in Cleveland and Ohio is “Mixed,” Federal Reserve Says (Plain Dealer/


306 New Upscale Apartments Announced in Detroit Shoreway Neighborhood (FreshWater)


NASA Glenn Research Center Aims to Fight Toxic Algae (Crain’s Cleveland Business)


President Obama Declares Emergency in Flint, MI over Lead in Drinking Water (Detroit Free Press)


Masters of Innovation: The Nottingham Spirk Story: Video (City Club)


Search 2015 Ohio School Report Cards (Plain Dealer/


Northeast Ohio’s Best Schools at Helping Struggling Young Readers…and the Worst (Plain Dealer/


Ohio has Few Checks for Natural-Gas Storage Leaks (Columbus Dispatch)


The Inside Story of How Ohio’s Laws are Made (Plain Dealer/


Meet the People Who Actually Write Ohio’s Laws (and They’re Not Lawmakers) (Plain Dealer/ 


How Ohioans Have Fared Under President Obama (Cincinnati Enquirer)


Can African-American Voters Unseat the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor: Afi Scruggs (Belt)


Republican Logjam Could Cause Deadlocked Cleveland Convention (Columbus Dispatch)


Ancient Ohio Sites Lack State Protection From Archaeology Scavengers (Columbus Dispatch)


Ohio Gun Buying Shows No Sign of Slowing Down (Dayton Daily News)


Rural Ohio Areas Lag in Healthcare Sign-Up (Fremont News-Messenger)


Ohio Schools Slide in National Rankings. Achievement Gap Widens Between Rich and Poor Students (Columbus Dispatch)


Drury Plaza Hotel Readies for Debut in Former Cleveland Board of Education Building (Plain Dealer/


More Apartments Announced on Euclid Avenue (Plain Dealer/


Amazon Pins Big Hopes on Northwest Ohio Wind Farm (Toledo Blade)


Demo Days: New Cleveland Housing Data Should Mean a More Strategic Approach to Demolition and Rehab (Cleveland Magazine)


The Stakes are High as Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson Contemplates a Fourth Term: Brent Larkin (Plain Dealer/


West Virginia, Ohio Move to Comply With Clean Power Plan – Even as They Challenge It (Wheeling Intelligencer)


Fewer Ohioans Going to College Amid Economic Recovery (Cincinnati Enquirer)


Correcting for Bias: Mansfield Frazier (Cool Cleveland)

News Aggregator Archive 12 (7/1/15 – 12/31/15)

Ohio Will Be in Spotlight Throughout 2016 Presidential Race (Columbus Dispatch)


5 Key Ohio Supreme Courts Rulings from 2015 (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland’s Terrible Stain: Editorial (New York Times)


Tamir Rice Decision: No Indictments of Cleveland Police Officers (Plain Dealer/


Cleveland Officer Will Not Face Charges in Tamir Rice Shooting Death (New York Times)


Backers Favor $1 Billion Bond Issue to Clean Up Ohio’s Water (Associated Press/Columbus Dispatch)


Ohio Democrats Face March Senate Primary They Hoped to Avoid (Dayton Daily News)


Should Wisconsin City Get OK to Tap Lake Michigan Water? (Detroit Free Press)


Internet Speed Wars Heat Up in Michigan (Detroit Free Press)


GOP Primary Will Have 3 Vying to Face Incumbent US Representive Marcy Kaptur (Toledo Blade)


Fewer Ohioans Going to College Amid Economic Recovery (Fremont News-Messenger)


Women are Underrepresented, Lack Clout, in Ohio Legislature (Columbus Dispatch)


Energy Glut, Low Commodity Prices Hitting Ohio’s Utica Shale; Cutbacks are Growing in Eastern Ohio (Akron Beacon Journal)


Dispute Over Ohio’s Voting Rules in Hands of Federal Judge