Ohio approves Stark State College’s Akron campus, groundbreaking scheduled for end of month By Nick Glunt, Akron Beacon Journal Construction on Stark State College’s Akron campus is expected to begin by the end of the month following the Ohio Controlling Board’s approval of the project on Monday. The board approved the project with a unanimous […]
Counties Make New ID Cards Available To Veterans After Law Goes Into Effect by: Gongwer New Service Lawmakers on Monday unveiled new, standardized identification cards available to Ohio veterans. The cards were created under legislation (HB 173) signed by Gov. John Kasich in June that went into effect Sept. 8. Veterans can take their discharge […]
Stark State College among top 25 in inaugural ranking of best two-year colleges for adult learners Washington Monthly Of the nation’s 1,171 community colleges, Stark State College was named among the top 25 deemed “best for adult learners” in the just-released Washington Monthly magazine annual College Guide and Rankings. Stark State is the fourth largest […]
Biogen plans to invest another $10 million in BioMotiv LLC by Scott Suttell, Crain’s Cleveland Business Pharmaceutical giant Biogen Inc. is expanding its relationship with BioMotiv LLC of Shaker Heights and plans to invest another $10 million in the therapeutic accelerator company associated with The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development at University Hospitals. BioMotiv […]
PNC upgrades ATMs to better protect customers against fraud By Teresa Dixon Murray, The Plain Dealer PNC Bank is in the process of upgrading its 370 ATMs in Northeast Ohio to better protect consumers against skimmers, data breaches and other sources of fraud. The new-and-improved ATMs will accept ATM and debit cards that contain the […]
Senator tours growing local firm – Stirling Ultracold Athens News Earlier this week, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, toured Stirling Ultracold in Athens and met with company leadership and employees. In June, Stirling Ultracold’s parent company, Global Cooling, Inc., announced a $5.5 million shareholder investment, which included federal New Markets Tax Credit financing to expand […]
#SmartCity: Columbus hopes to use track at former Cooper Stadium to test driverless vehicles by Tom Knox, Columbus Business First Columbus wants to partner with a proposed test track at the site of the old Cooper Stadium to try out Smart City Challenge technologies. The Sports Pavilion & Automotive Research Complex, or Sparc, could serve […]
State: Buckeye Lake wreckage is canal boat that sank in 1850 By Kantele Fanko, Associated Press BUCKEYE LAKE: When workers on a dam replacement project pulled planks and pieces of wood from the muck of Buckeye Lake months ago, the director of the local historical society was sure they’d found the Black Diamond, a coal-hauling […]
Veteran ID card now more accessible By: Cincinnati.com A new Ohio law will support veterans by providing them with easier access through the Ohio County Recorder offices to an identification system so they can receive the recognition and benefits that the defenders of our freedom rightfully deserve. House Bill 173 (co-sponsors Rep. Lou Terhar and […]
Akron council signs off on new Stark State College campus By Rick Armon, Beacon Journal Akron City Council signed off Monday on an agreement to bring Stark State College to the community. The lease-to-purchase deal, which had been announced last month, calls for the city to sell 10.8 acres along Perkins and Union Streets to […]

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