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Program working to get families good housing

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Debate continues over Milford

The city of Milford held a public meeting on July 11 to discuss the implementation of its proposed Tree City program. The Community Development Committee played host to a small but vocal crowd who expressed their individual concerns over the taxation process which will accompany the program.

Clermont County Fair to get underway Sunday

The 156th Clermont County Fair is set to begin Sunday, July 24. The gates at the fairgrounds will open at 10 a.m. Sunday, and the annual opening parade, sponsored by the Owensville Fire Department, will begin at 1 p.m.

Bad behaviors driving fatalities on Clermont roadways

The death of a New Richmond woman marked the ninth Clermont County fatal crash in six weeks. Linda Lawson, 54, died on July 12 when she lost control of her vehicle and slid off the road, striking a tree. Sgt. Charlie Scales, of the Batavia Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, said that the variety of fatal accidents and the causes behind them make targeted enforcement difficult.


A patch of land covered with gravel just beyond the railroad bridge in Batavia is home to a modest farmers market every Saturday.

Homeland security expo to answer questions

As the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center prompted the US government to take a hard look at homeland security and how local authorities could better protect all citizens, first responders began to find ways to integrate safety from attacks by man with safety from attacks by nature.

Batavia hosts the second annual Taste of Clermont

Batavia will once again indulge the public with a little

4-Hers present projects for judging

Nearly 500 area 4-H members, ranging in age from 5-19, descended on the Clermont County Fairgrounds to participate in general projects judging July 8-9. The 4-Hers typically spend months working on their projects, which are evaluated by adults with some expertise in the subject area.

Batavia Township approves development plan

Business continues to be good in a Batavia Township planned development with the approval of the latest in what will be several phases of the project. T

West Clermont to decide on bond in coming weeks

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