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Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Biennial budget almost ready for Kasich

COLUMBUS -- We're days away from the final votes on the biennial state budget, barring some unforeseen craziness before the start of the new fiscal year.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Can something be done about road noise on I-80?

Have other Hudson residents noticed the recent massive increase in road noise from I-80? It seemed to coincide with the road widening and surfacing that was done.

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

'Outstanding evening' with Cleveland Pops in Hudson

I just want to convey what an outstanding evening it was in Hudson where the committee was able to secure the Cleveland Pops Orchestra to perform for the 40th anniversary year of Concerts on the Green-all due to the sponsor of the Morgan family and foundation as well as the patrons.

By Scott Shriner
Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Commends Flea organizers

I wanted to commend the organizers behind the relocated Hudson Flea. While we had enjoyed the Flea when it was located in the Evaporator Works the new location is a far better option. Having the Flea in front of Jo-Anne Fabrics allows for a much more enjoyable experience.

By Scott Shriner
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Kaleidoscope: Gaining insight about lives of famous country singers
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Kaleidoscope: Gaining insight about lives of famous country singers

I've been a country music fan since the early 1970s. When the Beatles and other rock bands from the 1960s ceased to exist and the "acid rock" era dawned, I didn't really like the new music, so I turned to country.

By Ken Lahmers | Aurora Advocate Editor
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Police should be applauded for unseen acts of kindness

Sometimes when a police officer makes a mistake, the residents of his/her city -- and at times, the entire country -- are made aware of it. And too often the good deeds which could be considered above and beyond are dismissed as police just doing their jobs.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Crazy idea: Combine the Pastor Protection and Ohio Fairness acts

COLUMBUS -- I don't know very many people who think discrimination is a good thing. I also don't know very many who think people of faith should be forced to allow those with opposing viewpoints to set up shop in others' places of worship.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Thanks Good Samaritan for finding wallet

I want to write a letter of thank you to the Good Samaritan truck driver that graciously picked up my husband's wallet on 303 and returned it to the Hudson police station. My husband had placed his wallet on the top of my car and unbeknownst to me I left with the kids to run errands.

Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Appreciates Goodyear's 'investment' in community

At Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio (JANCO), our mission and the missions of scores of other nonprofit organizations is aided by the strong commitment to community service that is part of the corporate DNA at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

LWV asks for support with redistricting measure

League of Women Voters has again taken a lead in promoting fair districts for fair elections. We are working actively to put on the ballot a redistricting initiative for congressional seats. This is part 2 of what has already been passed for the state legislature.

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Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Questions Phase II of redevelopment

Many years ago, I was involved in the design of the Downtown Phase I redevelopment project, now the area called First & Main.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

'Insane' still in but commission may be out

COLUMBUS -- There was a point during what could have been the final Ohio Constitutional Modernization Commission meeting where there was a motion, a call for a vote, questions about a quorum and voiced confusion about the process.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
City manager discusses possible land purchase for new offices
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

City manager discusses possible land purchase for new offices

The City is considering purchasing the PASCO property at 1140 Terex Road to use as new City administration offices. Here's why. For several years, the City has been looking for a suitable location to house its administrative offices.

By Jane Howington Hudson City Manager
'Treasure' unearthed through 'Questing' in CVNP
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

'Treasure' unearthed through 'Questing' in CVNP

Do you like solving puzzles? Discovering the natural and historical gems of Northeast Ohio? If so, Canalway Questing might be for you. Quests are treasure hunts with rhyming clues that lead step-by- step to a hidden box.

By Jennie Vasarhelyi
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Thanksto HCTV

As I sit here at my kitchen table streaming the 2017 Hudson Memorial Day Parade on my iPad on Hudson Community Television (HCTV), I want to thank Ed Sogan and Liz Murphy for continuing their excellent work in bringing this to our community.

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Senators turn attention to immigrant amendment

COLUMBUS -- You can generally count on a few hot-button issues surfacing during every general assembly. Abortion-, right-to-work and gun-related legislation come immediately to mind.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Budding journalists give reporter hope for the future

Three things have recently happened to give me hope in a future for those interested in telling stories of our communities with paper, pen and keyboard. Last fall a friend and her grandson came into the office to have lunch with me.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Thank you Hudson for another great Memorial Day Parade

The American Legion Family would like to thank everyone who made the 2017 Memorial Day Parade a success. It turned out to be a beautiful morning for the parade. As always the City of Hudson employees are very efficient in all that they do to make the parade a successful and safe event.

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Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Note to graduates: Time is on your side

The end of this school year marks the beginning of a new phase in your life. You've made it this far, but you've still got a long way to go. You may or may not have been one of the top achievers -- those with the gold and silver flair on their caps and gowns at graduation.

By Eric Marotta News Leader Editor
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Mayor encourages all to shop local

Hudson's downtown merchants are a valuable, integral part of our community that make Hudson such a great place to live, work and play. They contribute to Hudson in countless ways and depend on our support in return. We hope you will always shop Hudson first.