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Around the Miami Valley
6:54 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

U.S. Marshals Capture Springfield Shooting Suspect

U.S. Marshals have arrested a teenage fugitive wanted in connection to the shooting death of 17-year-old Springfield high school student Jeffrey Wellington early Easter morning. Tyrin Hawkins, 17, is now in custody in the Clark County Juvenile Jail

Hawkins was arrested in Dayton by the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team or SOFAST, which is made up of nearly two dozen area law enforcement agencies and U.S. Marshals.

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Around the Miami Valley
6:26 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Library's Renovation Set To Begin On Former Hauer Music Building

The empty 4th floor of the former Hauer Music building.
Credit Jerry Kenney

The musical instruments recently on display here are gone, and after 75 years, the old Hauer Music Store is mostly empty. But not for long: As early as mid-May, construction crews will begin renovating the building, making it ready for about 50 Dayton Metro Library employees.  

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Around the Miami Valley
6:14 am
Wed May 7, 2014

ReInvention Stories: Jason and Angela Shelton

Today on ReInvention Stories, we make a final visit to Trotwood and meet Jason and Angela Shelton. They were both teachers who decided to reinvented themselves as small business owners.

Major funding for the second season of ReInvention Stories comes from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation with support from Wright State University CELIA fund, the Yellow Springs Community Foundation and Antioch College.

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Around the Miami Valley
1:01 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

UPDATE: Shooter Reported At Dayton VA, In Police Custody

Update at 3:00pm: One person was injured in a shooting at the Dayton VA Medical Center earlier today, and a suspect is in custody, according to the Dayton Police Department. The shooting took place around noon in the basement of the the VA Clinic and the VA has been on lockdown since just after police were alerted around 12:15pm.

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Commentary
12:15 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: May 2 - 8, 2014

For the fifth consecutive year, hundreds of book lovers will convene at the Dayton Book Expo. The all-day event includes panel discussions for aspiring authors, activities for children in the Kidz Zone and book signings! The event is free and open to public and it is Saturday, 11:00 - 4:00pm. at Sinclair College – Building 12.

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