State aid to schools vital to rural districts
January 31, 2015 For some groups of people, Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s upcoming two-year budget announcement means waiting around with bated breath. more »»
Move it! Move it!
January 24, 2015 The average adult should get in at least 2.5 hours of physical activity each week, but only about 48 percent of Americans between the ages of 17 and 64 are meeting that goal, according to the U. more »»
Nightlife: Brews, food, games, fun with pals
January 24, 2015 If you are an expert on history or old movies, love to sing or you just want a way to break up the work week, Marietta bars offer up fun activities like shows and trivia games during the week. more »»
January 17, 2015 The promise of lush land and easy travel along the Ohio River is what first drew settlers to the Mid-Ohio Valley more than two centuries ag. more »»
Oil and gas spawn growth in Noble Co.
January 17, 2015 The oil and gas industry in rural Noble County, population 14,645, has it ranked sixth in the state for permitted shale drilling wells as officials continue to watch for more growth into 2015. more »»
International ties benefit Morgan Co.
January 17, 2015 From Stockport to McConnelsville, Morgan County recently saw the completion of a few projects that are contributing to community and economic development in a way that officials said is visible to... more »»
Vincent pantry a haven for a wide area
November 15, 2014 VINCENT—For those in the western part of the county who might be struggling to put food on the table or who might need some household items, there is the Western Washington County Food Pantry in... more »»
Good economic news for many Ohioans
August 23, 2014 CINCINNATI — Looking at a wide-screen view of Ohio’s economy, there are clear signs of economic progress during Republican John Kasich’s time as governor. more »»
Locally, statistics on recovery are mixed
August 23, 2014 Five years after the end of the recession, a variety of local residents and employers say their experiences point to a healthily rebounding—though perhaps not completely recovered—economy in... more »»
YMCA struggles to make needed upgrades
August 16, 2014 With basketball courts, an outdoor multi-purpose area, a pool and several activity rooms, the Marietta Family YMCA is a mecca for local recreational opportunities. more »»
Old Brewery Lane
July 26, 2014 According to an address directory, nobody lives on Old Brewery Lane—an old brick alley that cuts a quick jaunt between the back parking lot of the Campus Martius Museum and the middle of Central... more »»