Published by Julie Kent on January 30, 2015 - 2:07pm
One of the concerns that The Cleveland Leader and many others have had with the ResponsibleOhio campaign to legalize marijuana in the state of Ohio has been the secrecy surrounding the campaign's financial backers.
Published by Julie Kent on January 27, 2015 - 2:27pm
The City of Columbus will learn its fate in its bid for the 2016 Democratic National Convention as early as next week. Ohio's capital is one of the finalists to host the national convention, along with Philadelphia and New York City.
Published by Julie Kent on January 27, 2015 - 12:02pm
Despite a series of documented problems, including maggots in prison food and sexual misconduct of employees with inmates, Ohio officials are seeking to renew the state's food service contract with Aramark.
Published by Julie Kent on January 27, 2015 - 11:23am
IKEA has announced plans to build its second Ohio store in the Columbus area. The Swedish retailer is planning to build a 354,000-square-foot building on 33 acres of land on the site of the former Germain Amphitheater, with a planned opening in 2017.
Published by Julie Kent on January 23, 2015 - 9:38pm
Reince Preibus, the chairman of the Republican National Committee, announced the leadership team that will be responsible for organizing and managing the 2016 Republican National Convention to be held in Cleveland, Ohio.
Published by Julie Kent on January 21, 2015 - 3:36pm
The Ohioans to End Prohibition group seeking to get an marijuana legalization amendment on the ballot in 2016 has announced that they have hired Michael Revercomb-Hickman, a board member of two of Ohio's most important cannabis advocacy groups - Ohio Rights Group and Ohio NORML.
Published by Julie Kent on January 21, 2015 - 8:49am
Ohio State University football player Kosta Karageorge, who was also a wrestler for the Buckeyes, had just gone through a breakup and sent texted suicidal messages to his ex-girlfriend before he was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.