Tobacco to 21: Momentum grows in the Buckeye State

COLUMBUS (Ohio News Connection) — More than 100 U.S. cities have raised the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21, and momentum is growing in Ohio as well.

  • Written by By MARY KUHLMAN Ohio News Connection, writer

Where to take the tree

"Being an eco-friendly community, we're encouraging people to recycle," said Marietta Safety-Service Director Jonathan Hupp.


Oh, the weather outside is balmy in the Northeast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Northerners accustomed to cozying up to a roaring Yuletide fire in a bulky sweater with a mug of hot chocolate may have to open the windows on Christmas.

  • Written by ERRIN HAINES WHACK, Associated Press Writer