October 31, 2014

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Ohio Supreme Court rules against residency rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A divided Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that city governments may not require employees to live within city limits. The court ruled 5-2 Wednesday that a 2006 state law preventing local government residency requirements overrides the home rule powers of municipalities. Attorneys for Akron, Lima and Cleveland had argued in January Read More…

Elyria High headed to state …again

Elyria High’s 2-0 victory today over Hilliard Darby sends the girls softball team to the state finals yet again. The team will face a tough opponent in Hudson at 10 a.m. Saturday at Firestone Stadium in Akron. For game coverage, check out The Chronicle on Saturday for a report by The Chronicle’s own Bob Daniels, Read More…