Friday, March 20, 2015 at 3:17 PM
Ohioans who repeatedly use guns to commit crimes would face tougher penalties under a proposed state law. Statehouse reporter Andy Chow has more.
Friday, March 20, 2015 at 3:13 PM
A new law taking effect today allows access to birth records to 400,000 adoptees who were born in Ohio between 1964 and 1996. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler met a few who traveled to Columbus last night to be the first to get their records today.
Near the corner of Carnegie Avenue and 105th Street, the Cleveland Clinic's new cancer center is under construction. It's less than two miles away from University Hospital's Siedman Cancer Center, which opened four years ago. It's all part of preparing for a growing number of patients. ideastream's Sarah Jane Tribble reports....
Some Ohio fashion shops have been sporting a different look, lately. They’ve abandoned traditional storefronts for mobile boutiques and pop-up options. As Fashion Week Cleveland comes to a conclusion, ideastream’s David C. Barnett walks us down a changing runway.
Some rare early works by pop art legend Roy Lichtenstein will be auctioned off in Cleveland tomorrow.
Three years ago Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson launched a collaboration with 17 colleges and some 50 community organizations aimed at getting public school kids to earn a bachelor’s degree. The Higher Education Compact has released its third set of data which shows some improvements but a lot of work yet to do. State Impact Ohio’s Mark Urycki reports . .
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 3:11 PM
The state is moving forward to replace a dam at Buckeye Lake in central Ohio. The governor made the announcement a little more than a week after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers found the potential for catastrophic failure there. Statehouse reporter Andy Chow has more.
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 3:07 PM
A new poll shows widespread support for the dollar a pack tax increase on cigarettes in Governor Kasich's proposed budget. Health advocates are hoping this poll will persuade lawmakers to keep that tax in place as the budget goes through the legislative process. From our Statehouse Bureau, Jo Ingles reports.
Ohio is one step closer to having a new seven billion dollar transportation budget. From ideastream's Statehouse Bureau, Jo Ingles explains.
Governor John Kasich's budget calls for a 23% income tax cut. He's proposing to pay for it with a package of tax increases, including hiking the tax on tobacco products. But Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports one segment of that industry says hundreds of businesses could be snuffed out by that plan.
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