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JANUARY EVENTS AT WESTLAKE PORTER PUBLIC LIBRARY

JANUARY EVENTS AT WESTLAKE PORTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Westlake) Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s January, 2013 Calendar of Events. Thursday, January 3, Friday, January 4 and Monday, January 14 (2-3:30 p.m.) AND Monday, January 21 (4-5:30 p.m.) Movies @ Your Library – Join us for some family movies over the school break. All ages welcome. In accordance with library policy, ... Read More »

Patton Discusses How the Motion Picture Tax Credit Means New Ohio Jobs

VIDEO: Patton Discusses How the Motion Picture Tax Credit Means New Ohio Jobs COLUMBUS– State Senator Tom Patton (R–Strongsville) recorded the following video message to discuss the Ohio Motion Picture Tax Credit. This program was expanded in 2012 under Senator Patton’s leadership through his sponsorship of Senate Bill 331. This tax credit has already resulted in several major motion pictures being filmed in Ohio, ... Read More »

RENACCI: LEGISLATION DOESN’T FIX FISCAL WOES

RENACCI:  LEGISLATION DOESN’T FIX FISCAL WOES Washington, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Jim Renacci (OH-16) released the following statement regarding his vote against the flawed legislation originally aimed at preventing the fiscal cliff: “This bill spends too much, taxes too much and cuts far too little. It will not balance our budget or even come close to eliminating our massive ... Read More »

Westlake Schools Respond to Newtown Violence

Westlake Schools Respond to Newtown Violence Westlake City Schools responded to December’s tragic violence in Newtown, Conn., by issuing a statement to families Dec. 16: To Our Westlake Schools Parents, The events in Newtown, Connecticut, on Friday, Dec. 14 were tragic, incomprehensible and extremely saddening. Circumstances like these hit close to home and emotionally wear on us all. First and ... Read More »

Kucinich Gives his Final Floor Speech of the 112th Congress

Kucinich Gives his Final Floor Speech of the 112th Congress    Calls for a New Politics Washington, January 2, 2013 – Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) today called for a new politics in his final speech on the House floor of the 112th Congress.  The video can be seen here.  The text follows: “I want to begin by thanking my wife Elizabeth, who is here in the gallery, for ... Read More »

Westlake City Council Updates

Westlake City Council updates Below are the links to the agenda from the December 20 Westlake City Council meeting with actions as well as the approved minutes from the December 6 Council meeting, the December 18 Special Council meeting and the December 8 Finance committee meeting. Council meeting agenda with actions:  http://www.cityofwestlake.org/pdfs/CnlAgendas/CnlAgenda.pdf Approved Council meeting minutes:  http://www.cityofwestlake.org/pdfs/CouncilMinutes/2012/20121206CnlMin.pdf Approved Special Council ... Read More »

Westlake Police blotter Dec. 21, 2012

Westlake Police blotter Dec. 21, 2012 As of this writing, the so-called Mayan Apocalypse has not occurred. Any status changes to this world’s existence will be reported at once. Front door glass was broken with a rock at a Westchester Pkwy. home on Dec. 12 at 6:18PM by two males, who also yelled threats through the door. One was wearing ... Read More »

Manning backs Autism coverage

Manning backs Autism coverage State Senator Gayle Manning (R–North Ridgeville) released the following statement this morning (Dec. 21) regarding Ohio’s policy changes that will expand access to necessary health coverage for individuals with autism-spectrum disorders. All comments can be directly attributed to State Senator Gayle Manning. “I am and have always been a strong proponent of increasing access to much-needed ... Read More »

Kasich’s got plans for ‘13

Kasich’s got plans for ‘13 Tax and reform packages are back on the table, joined by school funding and the turnpike By Joe Vardon The “fracking” tax boost/income-tax-cut package that Gov. John Kasich couldn’t push through the legislature in 2012 appears primed for passage next year. Kasich held his annual year-end review yesterday at the Statehouse, an event where the Republican ... Read More »

KASICH APPOINTS FRENCH AS NEW SUPREME COURT JUSTICE

KASICH APPOINTS FRENCH AS NEW SUPREME COURT JUSTICE French Will Replace Stratton; Continue Long Record of Service to Ohio   COLUMBUS – Governor John R. Kasich today announced the appointment of Judge Judith L. French of the 10th District Court of Appeals to replace Ohio Supreme Court Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton. French has served on the 10th District Court since ... Read More »