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Ohio law enforcement to utilize virtual reality training

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Law enforcement around the state will be utilizing “immersive virtual reality trainings,” as announced by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost in a press release. The point of the technology is to offer officers more realistic simulations of real-life situations, allowing them to practice their response and defusing skills. “These VR goggles are… Keep Reading

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Groundbreaking highlights early progress at Ohio Expo Center

On May 13, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and representatives from the Ohio Expo Center & State Fairgrounds broke ground on two buildings to revitalize the fairgrounds in Columbus, the Ohio Showcase Building and the new agriculture building. Angela Krile, Ohio Expositions Commission chair, was on hand for the event and pleased with the progress so… Keep Reading

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Gov. Mike DeWine signs bill that could restrict cell phones in schools

DUBLIN, Ohio (WXIX) – As technology continues to advance and becomes more prevalent in everyone’s lives, schools are beginning to face the repercussions and effects that come with living in a digital age. On Wednesday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed a bipartisan bill regarding cell phones in the classroom – a problem many administrators and… Keep Reading

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Ohio EPA awards more than $1M in grants to curb mosquito-borne viruses

OHIO — The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday announced 58 local health departments and municipalities in 47 Ohio counties will receive more than $1 million in grants for mosquito control activities. The Ohio EPA said the funding will help mitigate the spread of mosquito-borne viruses, such as West Nile and La Cross Encephalitis. “The… Keep Reading

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New Albany Mexican restaurant opens location in Gahanna

GAHANNA, Ohio (WCMH) – A New Albany-based Mexican restaurant has opened a second location in Gahanna. Blue Agave opened its doors at 64 Granville St. on Monday. The restaurant’s first location opened in New Albany, at 9745 Johnstown Road, in 2011. The eatery serves tacos, burritos, quesadillas, fajitas and other traditional Mexican dishes. Blue Agave’s… Keep Reading

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Gahanna increases penalties for distracted driving

GAHANNA, Ohio (WCMH) – The city of Gahanna is cracking down on distracted driving. A city ordinance went into effect on April 3. It’s similar to state law, however, Gahanna’s recently amended code goes further to penalize those that text while driving. Columbus doctors study best way to transport critically injured children Leaders said it’s… Keep Reading

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