Tuscarawas County Ohio Communities Directory - Tuscarawas County Ohio Directory for the Cities of Dover, New Philadelphia, Uhrichsville, the Villages of Baltic, Barnhill, Bolivar, Dennison, Gnadenhutten, Midvale, Mineral City, Newcomerstown, Parral, Port Washington, Roswell, Stone Creek, Strasburg, Sugarcreek, Tuscarawas, Zoar, the Unincorporated communities of Dundee, Sandyville, Somerdale, Stillwater, Wainwright, & surrounding Tuscarawas watershed region.
Bill welcoming debt-settlement firms advances
A bill that would welcome consumer debt-settlement firms into the Buckeye State passed the Ohio House on Wednesday, despite protests from nonprofits and consumer protection groups that using the firms is more of a financial setback than undergoing credit counseling.
Christmas tree prices in Toledo area remain steady
O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how ever high your price tag? This year, the song and#8230; er, price, remains the same as the last few years, say the areaand#8217;s fresh-cut Christmas tree sellers. Next year, however, there could be a slight price increase.
Construction underway to expand steel-processing plant
A steel-processing plant in Delta that supplies the building and automotive industries is in the early stages of a $20 million expansion that will increase the plant's annual production capacity and should bring with it more than a dozen new jobs.
Historic status sought for Downtown district
The Gay and High streets area, including 18 commercial buildings with a smorgasbord of architectural styles ranging from the 1870s to 1960s, is one of five properties statewide being reviewed by the 17-member Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board.
Retired OSU president will accept interim presidency at West Virginia
E. Gordon Gee plans to accept the position of interim president at West Virginia University, several sources close to the search confirmed to The Dispatch. West Virginiaand#8217;s board of governors announced that the board had chosen an interim president, but said that it would wait until Friday morning to announce a name.
Fifth Third to pay $6.5 million to settle SEC probe
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday charged Fifth Third Bancorp and former chief financial officer Daniel Poston with improper accounting of commercial real estate loans in the midst of the financial crisis.
Kent State looks to recruit first-generation students
Kent State will launch a new initiative in February to recruit low-income, first-generation students to college -- any college. KSU President Lester Lefton told trustees on Wednesday that See You @ College will collaborate with community groups, nonprofits and national foundations to reach students who may not have college on their to-do list.
Lorain County Urban League CEO leaving
George Lambert Jr. will take a job with the Greater Washington Urban League in Washington, D.C. Lambert, who took over in Lorain County in 2011, previously was CEO of the Northern Virginia Urban League in Alexandria, Va., and grew up in the Washington, D.C., area.