Each year, over 1,000 complaints of graffiti-related vandalism are made in Springfield. This year over 700 incidents have been reported so far according to police. Graffiti artist also knows as taggers have even spray painted historic buildings like the old State Theater.
Emily McCord reports on Unmanned Aerial Systems. UAS, was the focus of an informational meeting Wednesday in Xenia. Ohio has partnered with Indiana and applied to become one of six national centers for unmanned systems and Congressman Mike Turner with the Dayton Development Coalition held the meeting to build awareness about what UAS could bring to Ohio.
On Saturday local peace activists and members of Dayton’s Syrian community held a rally against military intervention in Syria. A small but passionate group of about 50 people stood along Main Street at Courthouse Square holding signs with slogans like “Honk for Peace” and “No Attack on Syria.”
Parris Hobbs of Dayton helped organize the rally. Flanked by fellow protesters, he called out the groups message to drivers and pedestrians, and sang the refrain "Give peace a chance."