Category: Ohio Government

Sykes Named To National Fellowship On Maternal and Child Health

Lawmaker looks to strengthen Ohio families by bringing together state experts DENVER— The National Council of State Legislatures (NCSL) recently named state Rep. Emilia Strong Sykes (D-Akron) to its inaugural Maternal and Child Health Fellowship program. Sykes joins 24 other…

Governor John R. Kasich appoints two Black women to serve as judges

Stephanie Mingo Miles of New Albany (Franklin Co.) was appointed to serve as a judge on the Franklin County Municipal Court, Environmental Division.  Miles will assume office on January 10, 2019, and must run in the November 2019 election to…

Ohio cuts income tax withholding rates

Ohio cuts income tax withholding rates Beginning January 1, 2019, millions of Ohioans will be getting a bit more money in their paychecks. At the direction of Governor John R. Kasich, Tax Commissioner Joe Testa said today that Ohio will…

Queen City Champion

Queen City Champion By Christopher Scott Alicia Reece – fierce, champion, dedication; these are just a few of the words that can be used to describe Representative Reece. The representative of the “fighting 33rd district of Ohio,” previously served as President…

Great Ohioan Award nominations due Dec. 1

Great Ohioan Award nominations due Dec. 1 The Award commemorates the significant role of Ohioans in an event or series of events of lasting significance in world. In 2003, the Capitol Square Foundation (CSF) launched the Great Ohioan Award to…

State schedules two public auctions

State schedules two public auctions Public auctions are the last step in the state’s surplus program. State agencies declare property as surplus because it is either damaged or at the end of its life cycle for government use. In addition,…

SBA & ODSA Boost Ohio’s Small Business Export Opportunities Worldwide

SBA & ODSA Boost Ohio’s Small Business Export Opportunities Worldwide Ohio Development Services Agency now accepting applications for the International Market Access Grant for Exporters (IMAGE) program The Ohio Development Services Agency’s Export Assistance Office is ready to help Ohio…