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Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Thanks to all who helped back program to prepare high school seniors for future

I was very proud of Hudson Schools today. Community First was awarded a grant from the Rotary Club of Hudson for a program to educate graduating seniors about real life things they need to know when they go off to college.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Support the PIF renewal levy May 2

Fellow Hudson residents, I am writing to ask for your vote in favor of the Hudson City Schools Permanent Improvement Funds (PIF) Levy on May 2, 2017. This is not a new tax, but rather a renewal. It provides over $1.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Glad to hear city looking into solar panel array

I was thrilled to learn that Hudson is considering a town-owned solar panel array. I applaud Councilman Casey Weinstein for his leadership in this important initiative.

Apr 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Earth Day and when the Cuyahoga River burned

April 22 is Earth Day. This annual event spotlights environmental protection. It started in 1970 in the United States and now takes place in over 190 countries.

By Jennie Vasarhelyi
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Next Exit History - Hudson! for April 19
Apr 19, 2017 12:03 AM

Next Exit History - Hudson! for April 19

The follow-up to the gate house article is not quite ready several key sources out of town. So, instead, referencing the photo, where DOES the sidewalk end in Hudson? Several things pop to my mind.

By Liz Murphy Destination Hudson
Capital News: Ohio budget talk kicks into gear in House, Senate
Apr 19, 2017 12:02 AM

Capital News: Ohio budget talk kicks into gear in House, Senate

COLUMBUS -- You can forget a lot of what you've heard about the biennial state budget up to this point, particularly the controversial stuff.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Our View: Think before you share on Facebook
Apr 19, 2017 12:01 AM

Our View: Think before you share on Facebook

Within hours Sunday, a video uploaded to Facebook spread like wildfire. It showed the random, heinous killing of a Cleveland man as he walked home after eating Easter dinner with his family.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: Plans for Downtown Phase II look good

My wife and I attended the Downtown Phase II Open House Meeting on Thursday, April 13 at the Jo-Ann Conference Center. While the project is in the very early planning phase, we were extremely impressed with vision presented at the meeting.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: More showing support Hudson school PIF renewal levy

We are Hudson residents for more than 12 years, with three children who are fortunate to attend Hudson Schools. Over the years, our children have participated in band and orchestra, P.E.

Apr 17, 2017 6:12 PM

Ohio budget talk kicks into gear in House, Senate

COLUMBUS -- You can forget a lot of what you've heard about the biennial state budget up to this point, particularly the controversial stuff.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
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Our View: Use Easter as opportunity to be a better you
Apr 16, 2017 12:02 AM

Our View: Use Easter as opportunity to be a better you

During Easter people make a better effort to remember their faith and be better a person to others, in a small way echoing Jesus' sacrifice of himself for the betterment of everyone on Earth. This desire to reach out to others is always welcome, and a great thing to see.

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Apr 16, 2017 12:01 AM

Letter: School board president, superintendent seek support for PIF levy

The Hudson City School District has placed a 1.5 mills, 5-year limited renewal levy for its Permanent Improvement Fund (PIF) on the May 2, 2017 ballot.

Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: Thanks for community support of Hudson's 'Les Miserables'

On behalf of the Hudson High School Drama Club, I'd like to thank the community for all the support we received for our recent Spring Musical production of "Les Miserables.

Apr 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: Make this Easter season the most important time in your life

The three most important times of the world have been: Creation, Christmas and Easter. All have to do with God giving man life and providing a way for relationship with Him. This Easter do we recognize the reality of God's existence, goodness, and place in our life?

Capital News: Kasich on Ohio's future: Drones, robots and other driverless vehicles
Apr 12, 2017 12:01 AM

Capital News: Kasich on Ohio's future: Drones, robots and other driverless vehicles

ETNA, Ohio -- Gov. John Kasich was at Amazon's 800,000-plus-square-foot fulfillment center just outside of Columbus a few days back for a celebration of sorts of the new facility.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: 'Encouraged' by Congressman Joyce's actions on ACA

While I was disappointed in Congress' recent failure to replace and repeal the Affordable Care Act, I was encouraged by the comments of our Congressman Dave Joyce who serves Stow and the 14th District.

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: Challenges reporter's article on poverty

Marc Kovac's article on poverty (Capital News, April 2 issue) will elicit calls from anti-poverty warriors to throw more money into social programs. Before doing that, note that trillions of dollars have been spent on such efforts since the mid-1960s.

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter: Resident supports PIF renewal levy

I am writing to encourage my fellow citizens to vote "yes" on the Hudson School Permanent Improvement Fund (PIF) Levy in May. The PIF Levy renews our commitment to the safety and security as well as technological and structural integrity of our schools.

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Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson Baseball Association honors founding member

During the 2017 baseball season, several Hudson Baseball Association (HBA) teams will be wearing the initials 'RJR' on their sleeve to honor the memory of a founding HBA member, Robert John Rischitelli, a resident of Hudson for over 40 years.

Apr 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Ohio START to help families affected by parents' drug abuse

Children traumatized as a result of their parents' drug abuse are often the invisible victims of the opioid epidemic. They may have gone days without food or adequate supervision. They may have been abused. And they may have witnessed a parent inject drugs, overdose or even die.

By Mike Dewine Ohio Attorney General