Staff ReportsMIAMI COUNTY — The Miami County Park District has been honored by the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (OPRA) through its 2014 annual Awards of Excellence.
PIQUA — When Peggy Johnston Elsass began work at the Upper Valley Career Center 40 years ago when the school began, she started in the cafeteria. Now, she and the school are celebrating their 40th anniversary with that job, services, and...
PIQUA — When the Rev. Fr. Angelo Caserta was born in Piqua in 1918 the Great War, World War I, was just ending that year. Rev. Fr. Caserta graduated from St. Boniface School and then, Piqua Catholic High School in 1936, and worked in the Caserta...
TROY — The following events and programs are taking place this month at Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoe Bend Road:
There are two big events coming up this weekend in Covington to share with you in this December edition of Calling Around Covington. Both events take place on Saturday, so read on to find out more.
PIQUA — “When we went after this dream, we said this was Piqua's opportunity of a life time,” Superintendent Rick Hanes said at the Springcreek dedication ceremony Sunday. Hanes stated that Piqua was “making (a)...
PIQUA — The 2014 Downtown Piqua Holiday Parade marched into town Saturday, bringing with it the end of a busy weekend of holiday events, which included Christmas on the Green and the annual Holly Jolly Run.
PIQUA — Piqua City Schools have been preparing students and teachers all year long for the new Ohio standardized tests, PARCC and AIR, issued for the first time for the 2014-15 school year.
PIQUA — With the mercury dipping lower as winter approaches, the Bethany Center is offering shelter from the cold to those without a place to sleep.
PIQUA – Mainstreet Piqua hosted a damp but still cheerful Christmas on the Green Friday evening. It was a little too warm for snow, so rain arrived nearly all day Friday instead, pushing the Christmas celebration indoors. Optimistic and hardy...
COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will remove a number of ash trees impacted by the invasive emerald ash borer (EAB) from John Bryan State Park in Greene County beginning Monday, Dec. 8. At times, parts of the park,...
PIQUA — Juanita Supinger was presented a plaque and flower arrangement in recognition of her 38 years of service with the Salvation Army by the Piqua Kiwanis Club at their Dec. 3 meeting.
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TROYLawrence Booher to Joseph Romanoli, Melissa Romanoli, one lot, $295,000.
PIQUA — Heather Lindeman, who grew up in Troy, has been around music all her life. She attributes much of her interest in music and the arts because of her grandparents taking her to live theatre productions at a very early age.
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TROY — The following events are taking place at Brukner Nature Center in Troy:
TROY — In the case of Donna Baker being cleared in her role in the Nov. 16 death of Stuart Yeandle, no official statement was released by the Miami County Prosecutor's Office. The information from the grand jury ruling returning a...
TIPP CITY – Kick off the Holiday Season from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Miami County Park District's Evening of Lights at Charleston Falls Preserve. For more than 20 years the community has made the Evening of Lights part of their...
PIQUA — Assistant Fire Chief Mike Peltier will be retiring from the Piqua Fire Department after 30 years of service with the community.
TROY — Do you have a strong interest in gardening or landscaping?
Registration for YMCA winter classes to begin
SIDNEY — The Sidney Dance Company will perform the classic holiday ballet, “The Nutcracker,” at the Historic Sidney Theatre, 120 W. Poplar St., at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 and 13 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14.
MIAMI COUNTY — The county commissioners approved business for various departments in the county at their meeting Dec. 4.