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09/09/2016 02:25 AM
Kasich agrees to delay preschool funding change

Gov. John Kasich has agreed to postpone his administration's plan to change how the state pays for preschool following complaints that services would be lost or diminished for Ohio's poorest children. "It's a good move on the part of the governor, recognizing what they imposed wasn't realistic," said Sen. Peggy Lehner , who was among 22 of Ohio's 33 state senators who signed a letter urging Mr. Kasich to reconsider.


09/07/2016 08:38 PM
New detective dedicated to fighting Miami Valley gang problem

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is working to disassemble local gangs by hiring a new detective to the force. Deputy Brian Shiverdecker was promoted to Detective of Special Investigations last week.


09/06/2016 11:03 PM
Kettering teen shot near AlterFest dies

A Kettering teen who was caught in the crossfires of a shooting near AlterFest has died, according to an investigator with the Montgomery County Coroner's Office. The shooting happened just after 9:30 p.m. Sunday on Willowdale Avenue near Ackerman Boulevard - several blocks away from a crowded AlterFest at Archbishop Alter High School.


09/02/2016 10:41 AM
FPD awarded for adopting standards -

The Fairborn, Dayton Kettering and West Chester Police Departments have adopted and implemented state standards established by the Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board as part of the state's efforts to strengthen community and police relations. The agencies join more than 60 other agencies who have become certified by meeting standards for the use of force, including deadly force, and agency recruitment and hiring.


08/30/2016 05:53 PM
Man arrested, charged in Montgomery County assisted living facility sexual assault

James Brown, 25, of Kettering, has been indicted on one count of gross sexual imposition in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court, records show. He remains in jail.


08/30/2016 03:36 PM
Cable company hiring 45 in Dayton region

Time Warner Cable looks to add 45 workers at its customer service center in Kettering.


08/30/2016 09:00 AM
Home builder starting new Kettering subdivision

A Dayton home-building group is starting work on a new subdivision in Kettering.