It's estimated that more than a third of US adults are affected by it - either because they have it, or others close to them do. Often that leaves an aging spouse as chief caregiver. ideastream health reporter Sarah Jane Tribble asks, how do caregivers cope?
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Hamilton County prosecutor Mark Piepmeier will present the case to a grand jury.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 4:24 PM
Deaths from heroin use seem to be slowing slightly in Cuyahoga County, according to a report out today from the Medical Examiner’s office. ideastream’s Joanna Richards has more.
Nearly 340,000 people have been added to the Medicaid rolls in Ohio since January when the Affordable Care Act expanded eligibility requirements. And that has meant an increased demand in medical services, as ideastream's Sarah Jane Tribble reports.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 9:30 AM
The former owners of three apartment buildings in Massillon, Ohio, have agreed to pay $850,000 to settle claims that they racially discriminated against tenants. ideastream's Nick Castele reports.
The process of becoming a caregiver for a spouse or someone you love is not easy. And, sometimes people find themselves helping but not realizing that they are, indeed, a caregiver. ideastream's Sarah Jane Tribble talks with Morning Edition Host Rick Jackson about why that's a problem.
Four people are dead after a small plane went down in Willoughby Hills, just outside the Cuyahoga County airport. ideastream's Nick Castele has more.
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 8:26 PM
Funding is coming together for a long-discussed pedestrian and bicycle bridge in downtown Cleveland. ideastream's Nick Castele reports Cuyahoga County Council will take its first look this week at putting money toward a design contract for the project.
Tony Geraci's efforts to healthier choices to menus are featured in the PBS documentary Cafeteria Man that airs Monday night on WVIZ.
STEM education--that's science, technology, engineering, and math-- has gotten lots of buzz over the past few years. But some educators say it's the arts that are truly necessary for students to become more creative. StateImpact Ohio's Amy Hansen takes us to Canton to introduce a STEAM school, a relatively new - and unproven - model that encourages students to innovate with an artistic touch.
Roads and bridges across the country are in sore need of maintenance, but investment hasn’t kept up with that need. States have been left to seek creative ways to earn money, and roadway sponsorships are one piece of Ohio’s strategy. Ideastream’s Tony Ganzer spoke more about these creative funding sources with Ohio Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Faulkner.
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