Tag: Ohio

Local Jordanian man accused of lying about citizenship to purchase ‘sniper rifle’

Jordanian man accused of lying about citizenship to purchase ‘sniper rifle’

Investigators said the suspect, who is living in Youngstown, tried to buy the firearm at Fin Feather Fur in Boardman By WKBN Staff Published: November 17, 2017, 1:36 pm Updated: November 17, 2017, 7:06 pm BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – A Jordanian man living in Youngstown is accused of making a false claim of citizenship to …

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Union Nurses at Lima Memorial Hospital Celebrate New Contract

Nurses at Lima Memorial Hospital Celebrate New Contract

The nurses’ union overwhelmingly ratifies three-year deal with hospital LIMA, Ohio – The nurses represented by the Ohio Nurses Association at Lima Memorial Hospital are celebrating a contract win, with an overwhelming number of the nurses voting on October 23rd to ratify the new contract. The nearly 300 strong nursing union secured an 11% across …

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News Republican senator thinks $150,000 is a middle-class income in Ohio

Republican senator thinks $150,000 is a middle-class income in Ohio

By Alison R. Parker   | October 15, 2017 GOP Sen. Rob Portman’s assessment of what “middle class” means in terms of income is further proof of how out of touch the Republican Party is from the reality of most Americans’ lives. Ohio GOP Sen. Rob Portman has a rather grand view of what “middle class” means …

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State Joe For Ohio – Introduction (Video)

Joe For Ohio – Introduction (Video)

Joe For Ohio – Introduction I’m running for governor to build the new generation of leadership we need to move Ohio forward.Watch our new video to learn more. #JoeForOhio #JoeForJobs JoeForJobs.com Posted by Senator Joe Schiavoni on Monday, May 15, 2017

State Ohio Issue 2’s yes, no sides debate 1 month before voters decide

Ohio Issue 2’s yes, no sides debate 1 month before voters decide

A public forum in Columbus Wednesday night attempted to cut through that rhetoric of Issue 2, known as the Ohio Drug Price Relief Act By Jason Aubry Published: September 22, 2017, 2:56 pm Updated: October 11, 2017, 11:47 pm COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – Trying to untangle the complicated and controversial topic of Ohio’s Issue 2 …

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Local Man threatens Springfield post office: “You think Las Vegas was bad?”

Man threatens Springfield post office: “You think Las Vegas was bad?”

crime By Michael Cooper – Staff Writer … Posted: 7:23 a.m. Thursday, October 05, 2017   SPRINGFIELD —A man allegedly threatened a Springfield Post Office employee with “Las Vegas”-style violence because he was infuriated about not receiving his parents’ mail. RELATED: Springfield man injured in Las Vegas shooting: 3 things to know The man entered the …

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Local Nicolas Cage Says This About the Residents of Warren, Ohio

Nicolas Cage Says This About the Residents of Warren, Ohio

WARREN, Ohio – In a radio interview this morning, Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage took a few moments to praise Warren, Ohio residents for helping him after his rental car encountered a mechanical issue as he was passing through the city recently: “We were just leaving Warren, Ohio when our car began to overheat so I …

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News Kasich Flip Flops On Immigrants: DREAMers Good, Syrian Refugees Bad

Kasich Flip Flops On Immigrants: DREAMers Good, Syrian Refugees Bad

By John Michael Spinelli On September 7, 2017 · 0 Comments Ohio’s Republican Gov. John Kasich loves to stand for something, even if that means being on both sides of an issue when he can. He appears to have done it successfully again, this time taking bows for inviting DREAMers to come to Ohio, when not …

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News GOP senator flees from Ohio woman’s questions — in a golf cart

GOP senator flees from Ohio woman’s questions — in a golf cart

By Alison R. Parker   | August 4, 2017 When an Ohio woman tried to confront Republican Sen. Rob Portman on his environmental record, he couldn’t get away from the spotlight fast enough. Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman flees in a golf cart from voters’ questions. Indivisible Columbus Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman may need a reminder …

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Federal Sen. Rob Portman, you just let Ohio down: editorial

Sen. Rob Portman, you just let Ohio down: editorial

Updated on July 25, 2017 at 6:08 PM Posted on July 25, 2017 at 6:07 PM Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, center, followed by Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio, walk to their seats for a White House luncheon July 19 with President Donald Trump. Portman cast a key vote Tuesday in favor …

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