Published by Julie Kent on December 4, 2013 - 7:31am
On Tuesday, General Motors announced that sales of the Chevy Cruze, which is built in Ohio, were up in November. According to GM, Cruze sales were up 8.3 percent last month, reversing the trend of a three-month slide.
Published by Julie Kent on December 3, 2013 - 8:48am
The Ohio State Highway Patrol released some provisional numbers on Monday, which revealed that a total of 13 people were killed on Ohio roadways over the Thanksgiving holiday. This reflects a figure that is two below the four-year average.
Last week, Luminosity announced its 2013 rankings for America's smartest colleges. The rankings include 456 universities, and this year Washington University in St. Louis came out on top. Ohio, however, fared rather well and saw five of its colleges and universities rank in the top 120.
Published by Julie Kent on December 3, 2013 - 8:19am
An amendment stuck in a bill that is already being considered by the Ohio legislature aims to ban automaker Tesla from opening up dealerships in the state. The California-based company is only days away from opening its very first dealership in Ohio, which will be located near Columbus.
The Ohio Lottery Commission offered 1,200 new gambling units to fraternal and veteran organizations at the request of Gov. John Kasich after Attorney General Mike DeWine declared the groups' video bingo games illegal.
There are bargain hunters, and there are hard-core bargain hunters. A number of Ohioans find themselves in the latter group, having set up tents outside of Best Buy in Cuyahoga Falls a full ten days ahead of Black Friday.
Published by Julie Kent on November 22, 2013 - 12:53pm
According to state officials, Ohio's unemployment rate increased last month to 7.5 percent in October, which represents an increase of a tenth of a point from September and two tenths of a point from August.
Following a lengthy debate on Wednesday, the Ohio House of Representatives approved legislation that would make sweeping changes to Ohio's concealed weapons laws, including adding a "stand your ground" self-defense provision.