This is no Halloween trick — two editions of the Oxford Press in one week, and one with a Sunday edition of the Journal-News included.
Shopping local can strengthen an entire community, because small businesses tend to pay more in local taxes, often pay higher wages and order supplies and contract services from other local businesses, said Greg Kathman, economic development manager for the city of Fairfield.
Fifteen small businesses in Oxford have opted to participate in the Oxford Chamber of Commerce’s “Shop Small, Shop Local, Shop Oxford” campaign.
The city of Hamilton will be paying out approximately $200,000 in unused vacation and sick leave to seven employees who are retiring at the end of this week before new pension rules with the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) take effect, according to the city’s finance director.
Miami University is celebrating its latest top ranking.The university’s study abroad program is second in the nation, in a ranking released by the Institute of International Education.
A task force charged with examining the future of Miami University’s regional campuses has recommended a series of changes to the regional system in a report out today.
Several local Chambers of Commerce are organizing campaigns to boost foot traffic at small local businesses in the area and to rally support for this week’s Small Business Saturday.
Marching band has long enjoyed great success at Talawanda High School and that tradition continues even with a tougher competition schedule and more demands on the band members to take a greater leadership role.
OhioMeansJobs — Butler County, the county’s only government-run job placement agency, has several upcoming hiring events open to the public.
Two years ago, our community was at risk of losing a vital United Way-funded program in the Rape Crisis Program.
The city plans to purchase the current Lane Library building after the branch moves to its new location in 2015.
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency said it approved on Nov. 5 an air permit for a natural-gas fired power plant proposed in Middletown, clearing one of the regulatory hurdles for the company before construction can start.
Man attempts to enter women’s carsAn officer running radar on Kehr Road saw a vehicle pull up behind him and a distraught female motorist said a man had just tried to get into her car while she was stopped at a red light at Chestnut and Locust streets.
Some Miami University students and faculty fear a series of changes proposed for the regional campuses in Middletown, Hamilton and West Chester could “cripple” the future of the branch schools.
There are a number of free Thanksgiving meals for those in need being held throughout Butler and Warren counties.
Talawanda Board of Education members heard first reading of 17 Talawanda district policy statements on a wide range of topics at Monday’s meeting for action next month.
The Christ Hospital Health Network has confirmed plans to expand in Butler County, but has shared little more in details about the project or investment.
Oxford City Council approved Tuesday a $31 million budget that includes a 2 percent cost-of-living raise for all full-time employees, as well as a new agreement with Rumpke.
As fall moves forward and the holiday season begins, November marks one of the biggest time periods of the year for shopping and eating out.
Butler County homeless shelters are reporting their beds are full even before winter — traditionally the busiest time of the year — begins.