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7:59 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Conrad's Corner: September 1, 2014

Conrad Balliet reads Julie Moore's poem, "Labor Day."

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The Economy & Business
11:21 am
Mon September 1, 2014

Ohio Labor Force At 34-Year Low

This Labor Day, there are a record low number of Ohioans in the labor force—fewer than there have been since October 1978. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports just 59 percent of Americans 16 and over have declared that they are part of the labor force; in Ohio, that figure is just under 63 percent, a 34-year low. That’s not the only thing that has the progressives at Policy Matters Ohio worried. Amy Hanauer says the group’s annual Labor Day report also shows the state lost more than 2.3 percent of its jobs since 2005, while the country added 3.8 percent in that same period.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sun August 31, 2014

Conrad's Corner: August 31, 2014

Janeal Ravndal reads Marian Schwilk-Thomas' poem, "Awakening."

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Commentary
12:15 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: August 29 - September 4, 2014

The Montgomery County Fair is this weekend in Dayton

The Montgomery County Fair is going on right now and will be here until 9:00pm on Monday. Check it out at montcofair.com.

Tonight from 5-8pm., at the Garden Station, which is at 509 East 4th St in downtown Dayton, activists, visionaries, and volunteers in the greater Dayton area are coming together. David Cobb of the Move to Amend national team will share his message of “Creating Democracy and Challenging Corporate Rule.” Go into facebook for We the People Rally for Change

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The Economy & Business
12:04 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Clark County Implements Two Economic Projects

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau has unveiled a new marketing brand for Clark County called "Find Your Unwind."
Credit Wayne Baker / WYSO

Clark County has implemented two economic improvement projects. City officials expect both projects to have a significant impact on tourism and business.

The Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau unveiled a  new marketing brand for Clark County recently. "Find Your Unwind," is now the slogan attached to the city and county that will appear on social media, t-shirts, mugs and other merchandise.

Chris Schutte, director of the CVB, believes the new brand will help Springfield compete better with areas like Columbus, Cleveland and Cincinnati.

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