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The Toledo Department of Fire & Rescue has begun recruitment for the next civil service exam. The department is expecting to hire a class of at least 25 probationary firefighters in late 2011.

The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions today released Local Salary data from 2008-2010 for Cuyahoga County, and 2008 and 2009 for the City of Willoughby.

Former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell (R) has reached out to both the National Republican Senatorial Committee and Sen. Jim DeMint's (R-S.C.) operation to talk about a bid against Sen. Sherrod Brown (D) as part of his continued interest in the race.

As the House and Senate prepare to vote on the 2011 budget deal and tough negotiations over the 2012 budget begin, 14 female Members of Congress are fasting this week in protest against severe budget cuts that would disproportionately target the poor and the hungry at home and abroad.

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Ohio by the Numbers for March 2011 is now available on the Buckeye Institute's website. This one-page report compares Ohio to other states in overall private sector job growth.

Toledo, OH – Quincy Cunningham was once a shy kid who struggled with reading comprehension. Now, after four years at The Maritime Academy of Toledo, he will graduate at the top of his class and is planning to attend Central State University. His mom, Patrece Tolbert, credits the one-on-one...

What was the first city in Ohio to pass an income tax?

If you answered "Toledo" to this you might win a prize at YR tax trivia this Thursday.

Have you ever wondered what a human bone actually looks like? Maybe a heart? Or a lung? The chance to see for yourself is coming to Toledo next month, when Bodies Revealed opens at Imagination Station.

COLUMBUS—In response to a frivolous, baseless press release authored by the newly formed liberal think-tank
“Innovation Ohio,” Rep. Lynn Wachtmann (R-Napoleon) issued the following statement:
“Today, Ohioans are seeing that Democrats and their so-called...