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4:02 pm
Thu July 5, 2012

Clark County Board of Elections has a new director

SPRINGFIELD - The Clark County Board of Elections has named a new director. 30-year-old Matthew Tlachac will be replacing Mark Oster, who is retiring in August.

In a 3-1 vote, the Clark County Board of elections selected Tlachac from a field of 10 finalists for the director's position. Mark Oster, the current director, announced his retirement three weeks ago. Since he is a Democrat, the board was forced to find another Democrat to replace him.

Oster says that politics did not play a role in his decision to retire. But he felt the timing was right to step down.

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Around the Miami Valley
2:08 pm
Tue July 3, 2012

UPDATED: Cooling Center Information Montgomery County

Cooling Centers in Montgomery County:
Several cooling centers are available in the area. These include:
• Miamisburg Senior Adult Center, 305 E. Central Ave.
• Kettering Recreation Complex, 2900 Glengarry Dr.
• Vandalia Recreation Center, 1111 Stonequarry Road
• Greater Dayton Recreation Center, 2021 W. Third St.
• Lohrey Recreation Center and Belmont Pool, 2366 Glenarm Ave., Dayton
• Northwest Recreation Center, 1600 Princeton Dr., Dayton
• Moraine Payne Recreation Center, 3800 Main St.
• Moraine Civic Center, 3050 Kreitzer Road

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Around the Miami Valley
12:20 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

WYSO Weekend: July 1, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for July 1, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Emily McCord speaks with local filmmakers Steve Bognar and Julia Reichert about their new film Sparkle which won the audience award for best short documentary at SilverDocs.

-Juliet Fromholt speaks with Brad Centers, one of the organizers of the Miami Valley Music Festival. 

-The latest installment of PoliticsOhio: National Debate Over Immigration Plays In Ohio, by Emily McCord

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Around the Miami Valley
1:44 pm
Fri June 29, 2012

What's Great in Dayton: June 29 - July 5, 2012

Cityfolk Festival attendees

Cityfolk Festival in downtown Dayton….starts this evening at 6 and all day Saturday and Sunday….A three day multi-cultural celebration, featuring the best in traditional and ethnic music, dance and arts from across the United States and around the world. Great children's activities. Admission to the festival is free but there is a $5 suggested donation.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon June 25, 2012

WYSO Weekend: June 24, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for June 24, 2012 containing the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney speaks with Fran Tiburzio from the Ohio Humanities Council about Ohio Chautauqua coming to Urbana.

-WYSO Community Voices coordinator Sarah Buckingham join Jerry Kenney to talk about the WYSO Open House

-New Ohio Guide: Paths to Freedom – The Underground Railroad in Ohio, by Meg Hanrahan

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