WTJU combining education with all that jazz | Local News

[ad_1] WTJU personalities Dave Rogers, from left, and Rus Perry discuss programming at the University of Virginia-owned radio station. Perry’s two-year, 100-hour Jazz at 100 series is the basis for a new online jazz course being developed at the station.  COURTESY WTJU Some questions in jazz music, such as why Charles Mingus named a song … Read more

Local businesses struggle to find T-shirts, hats to fill orders

[ad_1] There are not many commonalities among computer chips, chicken wings and T-shirts, but one is that they are all becoming increasingly hard to find. Similar to local car dealerships and restaurants, Summit County’s T-shirt shops are having difficulty with supply shortages. A supply chain at capacity “It’s been a nightmare,” said Shawn Ritchie, owner of Ritchie’s Sporting Goods in … Read more

Local 3-year-old sets up neighborhood banana stand to raise money for APL

[ad_1] VERMILION, Ohio (WJW) — For 3-year-old Jason Crawford, selling lemonade was a little too obvious. Instead, the Vermilion boy chose to set up a banana stand in his neighborhood this summer. Here’s the list of 2021 Northeast Ohio Fourth of July fireworks shows Making the deal all the sweeter, Crawford is selling the fruit … Read more

Watch now: After recent Lake Michigan drownings, experts call for more education | Local News

[ad_1] Over Father’s Day weekend and into that following Monday, four youths were pulled from Lake Michigan and did not survive, three along Wisconsin’s southern shore in Racine and one on Indiana’s south shores in Michigan City Over Father’s Day weekend and into that following Monday, four youths were pulled from Lake Michigan and did … Read more

Merrillville Community School Corp. names new CFO | Local Education

[ad_1] Meghan Damron was named chief financial officer for Merrillville Community School Corp. Provided MERRILLVILLE — A new chief financial officer is starting at Merrillville Community School Corp. The Board of School Trustees approved Meghan Damron to replace Hilda Damianick, who retired at the end of June after more than 14 years of service, according to … Read more

Merrillville Community School Corp. names new CFO | Local Education

[ad_1] Meghan Damron was named chief financial officer for Merrillville Community School Corp. Provided MERRILLVILLE — A new chief financial officer is starting at Merrillville Community School Corp. The Board of School Trustees approved Meghan Damron to replace Hilda Damianick, who retired at the end of June after more than 14 years of service, according to … Read more

Local health experts urging people to get vaccinated as Delta variant case reported in McCracken County | Coronavirus News

[ad_1] PADUCAH — As Kentucky COVID-19 case numbers continue to drop, health departments are still encouraging people to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of variants. Public Health Director Kent Koster with the Purchase District Health Department said now is not the time to let our guard down about COVID-19.  The Purchase District Health Department reported the … Read more

Local health experts urging people to get vaccinated as Delta variant case reported in McCracken County | Coronavirus News

[ad_1] PADUCAH — As Kentucky COVID-19 case numbers continue to drop, health departments are still encouraging people to get vaccinated to prevent the spread of variants. Public Health Director Kent Koster with the Purchase District Health Department said now is not the time to let our guard down about COVID-19.  The Purchase District Health Department reported the … Read more

CARS Program was PNoy’s legacy to local motoring industry

[ad_1] Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, the 15th President of the Philippines, has passed away. The former President was 61 years old. As is with any presidency, Aquino’s term was met with controversy and praise. However, he made a significant contribution to the local motoring industry. Before the end of his term, Aquino signed the CARS … Read more

CARS Program was PNoy’s legacy to local motoring industry

[ad_1] Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, the 15th President of the Philippines, has passed away. The former President was 61 years old. As is with any presidency, Aquino’s term was met with controversy and praise. However, he made a significant contribution to the local motoring industry. Before the end of his term, Aquino signed the CARS … Read more