Most talked about Dayton Daily News stories

New I-70 lanes to open soon

daytondailynews.com — Staff Writer Construction crews plan to open Interstate 70 between Enon Road and U.S. 68 to six lanes by Thanksgiving, but when the remaining 3.4 miles of roadway that is still four lanes will be converted into six is still up in the air.
Nov 22, 2014

New I-70 lanes to open soon | Springfield, OH News shar.es/1X4dDW

High School Girls Soccer All-Area Teams

daytondailynews.com — Player of the Year: Lexie Ulrich (Beavercreek). Coach of the Year: Jim Gobrail (Centerville). Assistant Coach of the Year: Lori Whitson (Centerville). Players: Lexie Ulrich (Beavercreek); Aaliyah Patten (Fairborn); Sarah Hawk (Springboro); Maria Gardner (Centerville); Kayla Schrubb (Piqua); Brittney Petrosky (Vandalia); Morgan Gibson (Lebanon); Courtney Mazzulla (Troy); Harper Luczka (Fairmont); Livi Raflik (Springboro); Kaitlyn Davis (Sidney); Hannah Cloud (Northmont).

Deadline nears for wreath purchase

daytondailynews.com — By STAFF STAFF Miamisburg - The deadline is approaching in Miamisburg to purchase live wreaths to decorate gravesites for the winter at Hillgrove Union Cemetery. Orders must be placed by Monday, Nov. 24, and the cost is $30. The order form is available for download on the Hillgrove Cemetery page of the city's website at ci.miamisburg.oh.us.

Winter Market set for Dec. 5-6

daytondailynews.com — By STAFF STAFF Oakwood - Food, music, vintage items and more will fill the streets of downtown Oakwood during the city's inaugural Winter Market on Dec. 5-6. The event is sponsored by the Oakwood Farmers' Market and is a collaboration between the City of Oakwood and The Shops of Oakwood.

Former national Democratic Party chair joining effort to bring convention to Columbus

ohiopolitics.blog.daytondailynews.com — By Anthony Shoemaker Jack Torry and Jessica Wehrman in the Washington Bureau are reporting that former Democratic National Committee Chairman David Wilhelm has joined a team of local officials who are trying to lure the Democratic Party's 2016 national convention to Columbus.
Nov 21, 2014

Former national Democratic Party chair joining effort to bring convention to Columbus shar.es/1X67TS

Boehner says Obama has sabotaged chance for a bipartisan immigration plan; files lawsuit

ohiopolitics.blog.daytondailynews.com — By Anthony Shoemaker This story is by Katharina Fiedler from our Washington Bureau WASHINGTON - House Speaker John Boehner charged that President Barack Obama "has chosen to deliberately sabotage" any chance that Congress will agree on a bipartisan package to overhaul the nation's immigration system.
Nov 21, 2014

Boehner says Obama has sabotaged chance for a bipartisan immigration plan; files suit shar.es/1X67yv

High School Boys Soccer All-District Teams

daytondailynews.com — Player of the Year: Tristan Lyle (Beavercreek). Coach of the Year: Steve Doring (Vandalia). Assistant Coach of the Year: Charles Barth (Troy). Players: Tristan Lyle (Beavercreek); Alberto Zaragoza (Tecumseh); Jarrod Ferstl (Centerville); Andrew Mogga (Beavercreek); Zach Burgmeier (Vandalia); Devin Crowley (Springboro); Mitchell Evans (Troy); Nathan Beem (Xenia); Jordan Perkins (Sidney); Elijah Redman (Fairmont); Michael Drees (Vandalia); Ryan Breslin (Wayne).

Report: Reds’ Bruce could be on the block

daytondailynews.com — Staff Report The Cincinnati Reds have engaged in preliminary discussions on deals involving two-time All-Star right fielder Jay Bruce, major league sources told Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. A trade of Bruce for more cost-effective talent would be a major step toward retooling with a lower payroll in 2015, the thinking goes.

IPAD VERSION: Job created for administrator’s son may violate rul

daytondailynews.com — By Andrew J. Tobias Staff Writer The son of Harrison Twp.'s administrator was hired to fill a township job that was created for him, possibly running afoul of state ethics rules banning nepotism, a Dayton Daily News investigation has found. Jack Brooks, 26, was hired Dec.
Nov 20, 2014

RT @JoshSweigart: Previous I-Team coverage of Harrison Twp: Job created for administrator’s son may violate rul shar.es/1X5yAZ

Education foundation marks 30th anniversary

daytondailynews.com — By STAFF STAFF Miamisburg - The 30th anniversary of the Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation was celebrated this week. The celebration include all the past and current members of the foundation's advisory board. The education foundation awards 65 scholarships to Miamisburg High School seniors each year totaling more than $50,000.

Winter Market to debut Dec. 5-6

daytondailynews.com — By STAFF STAFF Oakwood - Food, music, vintage items and more will fill the streets of downtown Oakwood during the city's inaugural Winter Market on Dec. 5-6. The event is sponsored by the Oakwood Farmers' Market and is a collaboration between the City of Oakwood and The Shops of Oakwood.

Annual prayer breakfast set for Nov. 26

daytondailynews.com — By Staff Staff Fairborn - Tickets are now on sale for the 36th Annual Prayer Breakfast scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 26, at the Fairborn Senior Center, 325 N. 3rd Street. Tickets are $8 and available until 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, at the Fairborn Area Chamber of Commerce and Senior Center.

95 percent of third-graders met Ohio reading standard

daytondailynews.com — Staff Writer More than 95 percent of affected third-graders met Ohio's new reading test standards last year, qualifying them to be promoted to fourth grade this year, according to full school district data released Wednesday afternoon by the Ohio Department of Education.

Red light cameras in Ohio could be on the way out

daytondailynews.com — Columbus bureau The Ohio Senate could vote as early as today on a bill to require law enformcement officers to personally witness a traffic violation for a redlight or speeding camera to issue a ticket. The move would essentially make the cameras too expensive for cities to operate.
Nov 19, 2014

Red light cameras in Ohio could be on the way out shar.es/1XvWd5

Nov 19, 2014

RT @Ohio_Politics: Ohio Senate votes 24-9 to require cops be present for traffic cameras to issue tickets. bit.ly/1Aj6JZJ

Former Oakwood officer indicted

daytondailynews.com — Staff Writer DAYTON - A former Oakwood police officer has been indicted for embezzling nearly $100,000 from the Oakwood Fraternal Order of Police lodge. Frederick R. Wilson, 47, of Centerville, had been an Oakwood officer from 2000 until his resignation June 9, 2014.

Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

daytondailynews.com — By STEVEN WINE The Associated Press MIAMI - Giancarlo Stanton signed his record $325 million, 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins at a news conference formally announcing the deal Wednesday. Stanton signed the agreement at the start of the news conference while sitting next to owner Jeffrey Loria.
Nov 19, 2014

Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference dlvr.it/7ZGly5