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Dayton traffic from the WHIO Traffic Center

Check this page for a full list of crashes, disabled vehicles, construction projects and other hazards impacting your commute.Traffic issues can be reported by calling our newsroom at 937-259-2237 or tweeting @WHIOTraffic .Sgt. Mark Bowron is updating conditions every six minutes on AM 1290 and News 95.7 FM.Major Highway IncidentsOn ...

5 local things to know for Friday

1. 6 things to know about Springboro’s construction Work to transform Springboro’s central crossroads — Central Avenue and Main Street — will improve traffic and safety while reviving the corner’s role in the community, supporters say. 2. Rumors of naughty clown capers annoy actual clowns, police  “Clowns should be happy,” ...

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Death of Springboro councilman ‘unexpected,’ mayor says

A city councilman who died unexpectedly was featured this week in a regional report on evangelical Christians and the presidential election. The Rev. Bruce Moore, 64, was in his third term on council when he died “unexpectedly” at his home in Springboro sometime late Wednesday or early Thursday, said Mayor ...

Scenes from former Springboro officer's cold case plea hearing

Scenes from former Springboro officer's cold case plea hearing

Former Lt. Jim Barton should go free after 60 days on probation.

A natural gas explosion that knocked a Dayton home off its foundation on Thursday is a reminder that homeowners should have their furnaces checked before they turn them on as cold temperatures approach, safety officials said.

Fire officials: Now the time to check gas furnaces

A natural gas explosion that knocked a Dayton home off its foundation on Thursday is a reminder that homeowners should have their furnaces checked before they turn them on as cold temperatures approach, safety officials said.Dayton firefighters said an 83-year-old Dayton woman was not hurt, but will be displaced after ...

Ex-Springboro officer takes deal in wife’s death

Former Springboro Police Lt. Jim Barton was placed on probation Thursday in Warren County for the rest of his sentence for hiring those responsible for raping and killing his wife in 1995. Barton, 61, has already served more than 11 years since being convicted in 2005 after a cold-case investigation. ...

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Springboro construction

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6 things to know about Springboro’s construction

EDITOR’S NOTE: Today the Dayton Daily News begins a look at the reshaping of the crossroads of Springboro. Additional coverage will continue through the weekend. Work to transform Springboro’s central crossroads — Central Avenue and Main Street — will improve traffic and safety while reviving the corner’s role in the ...

Cooks’ Wares store to shut down after 14 years in Springboro

Cooks’ Wares — the specialty shop that has offered cooking classes and culinary equipment from its Marketplace at Settler’s Walk storefront on Ohio 741 since 2002 — will shut down by the end of November. The Cooks’ Wares store in Montgomery north of Cincinnati will remain open. That store was ...

Senate OKs bill aimed at reducing infant deaths

The Ohio Senate on Wednesday voted 29-1 for a bill to address infant mortality by prohibiting the sale of crib bumper pads, stepping up safe sleep education for young families, offering women long-acting reversible contraceptive devices after delivery and taking other steps. The bill, long championed by Warren County Republican ...

Downtown ‘renaissance’ helping drive answer to ‘Why Dayton?’

The Dayton area is in the midst of a “renaissance” where larger corporations have opened or expanded, millennials are lowering vacancy rates downtown, and small business and manufacturing growth is looking up, area business leaders say. A Dayton Daily News examination of the area’s growth shows the Miami Valley is ...

A new Home2 Suites by Hilton recently opened in Liberty Twp. The $9 million extended-stay hotel is the first Home2 Suites by Hilton in Ohio. A 106-room Home2 Suites is planned near Austin Landing in Miami Twp. GREG LYNCH / STAFF

Miami Twp. OKs modified preliminary plans for auto dealership

Miami Twp. has approved proposals for an automobile dealership and a hotel.White Allen is seeking to build a Volkswagen dealership on 3.3 acres next to its White Allen European Auto Group on Springboro Pike north of the Dayton Mall while developers want to locate a Home2 Suites by Hilton at ...

Lance Bass, a *NSYNC singer, was spotted at Wheat Penny and at Wright State on Sept. 26, 2016.  Photo: Elizabeth Valenti

*NSYNC singer spotted in Oregon District, at Wright State

 Lance Bass’ very busy day in Dayton included a visit to one of the Oregon District’s chillest patios. Bass and members of the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign stopped by Wheat Penny Oven and Bar, 515 Wayne Ave., Monday, according to Elizabeth Valenti, the restaurant’s chef. “What a cool surprise,”  Valenti said in ...

Springboro threat may come with charges

Springboro threat may come with charges

Springboro police detectives are following up a threat incident Monday at Springboro Junior High School that school district officials concluded was not detailed or credible.

Springboro police detectives are looking to determine who wrote a non-specific threat on a bathroom wall at the junior high school that was discovered Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (Cox Media Group Ohio/archives)

Springboro police looking into non-credible threat at junior high

Springboro police detectives are following up a threat incident Monday at Springboro Junior High School that school district officials concluded was not detailed or credible.A hand-written graffiti message was found on the wall of a boys bathroom stall sometime after 1 p.m., according to a student safety message posted on ...

The Newark-based bank, which has a location in Springboro and several in Springfield under the Security National Bank affiliate, said in a regulatory filing the penalty closes the SEC investigation of bad loans at Vision Bank in 2010 and 2011, the largest of which were tied to real estate and development projects.

Park National Bank agrees to pay $500K fine

Park National Bank has agreed to pay a $500,000 civil penalty to resolve a Securities and Exchange investigation into the bank’s accounting for its allowance for loan losses tied to bad loans at a former subsidiary in Florida, the Columbus Dispatch reported.The Newark-based bank, which has a location in Springboro ...

‘Nashville Hot’ chicken coming to Austin Landing, Centerville

“Mike’s Nashville Hot” chicken restaurants are coming to Far Hills Avenue in Centerville and to the Austin Landing development in Miami Twp., a spokesman for Nashville Hot said today, Sept. 26. The restaurants — the first in the Dayton region for the brand — are under development at 6230 Far ...

Projections for the 2017 Austin Center Joint Economic Development District budget show Miami Twp., Miamisburg and Springboro will see a combined $900,000 distributed to the three communities. STAFF

Austin interchange tax revenues rising

Businesses in the Interstate 75 Austin interchange tax district are generating more revenue that includes shares for Miami Twp., Miamisburg and Springboro. The Austin Center Joint Economic Development District Board of Directors project $950,000 in tax revenue next year. Of that, $600,000 was initially budgeted for 2017 distributions — double ...

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Meijer to hire for 400 job openings in Dayton area

Retailer Meijer has nearly 400 openings in the Dayton area.On Saturday, Meijer will host a job fair at four local stores from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The retailer hopes to hire about 100 new employees at each store.Interviews will be conducted during the fair.SIGN UP FOR LOCAL BUSINESS NEWS. ...

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RETAILMeijer hosting job fairs in Dayton areaRetailer Meijer has nearly 400 openings in the Dayton area.Meijer will host a job fair today at four local stores from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The retailer hopes to hire about 100 new employees at each store.Interviews will be conducted during the fair.The ...

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