Nick Blizzard, Dayton Daily News

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Recent articles by Nick:

Centerville’s Yankee Trace costs climb, upscale golf club work delayed

Centerville renovation at upscale golfing facility aims to expand entertainment options, attract more weddings, holiday parties and business events. → Read More

NEW DETAILS: Washington Twp. fire station plans address traffic issues near Centerville High School

Washington Township plans for new fire station on former Centerville school district site call for 14,500 square foot building. → Read More

Centerville schools OKs city tax deal for Austin Landing firm to build near Yankee Trace

Tax revenue, developing Centerville-owned wetlands site at heart of issue involving TIF to help lure Miami Twp. wealth management business to Yankee Trace area. → Read More

‘Landmark’ moment awaits Centerville Jazz Band playing in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Playlist will include All I Want for Christmas by Mariah Carey as Centerville unit marches in New York City on NBC telecast. → Read More

Kettering schools hiring new treasurer for first time in seven years

Board of education has interviewed candidates from Beavercreek, Dayton and Warren County to oversee budget that tops $100M in district that has about 1,200 jobs. → Read More

City, owners consider possible future of Tenneco facility

Dayton area business leaders, owner of former GM land talk about future of land after auto parts producer announces manufacturing plant closing → Read More

Kettering moves for restaurants, housing in business park not expected to spur quick change

Approved changes for Kettering Business Park and Miami Valley Research Park designed to attract more jobs, economic development. → Read More

NEW DETAILS: City, senator, state offices push to keep Tenneco in Kettering

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, state senator, Kettering officials seek to keep automobile parts manufacturing business in city. → Read More

Dispatchers union, Kettering end contract fight

Annual pay hikes of 2.5% in each of the first two years for the Kettering Association of Dispatchers and a 2.25% increase in the final 12 months was proposed by the city to end the impasse. → Read More

Kettering scooter plan poses safety hazards for impaired, advocate says

Dayton has regulated shared mobility devices while Oakwood has banned them and Centerville legislation has been introduced. → Read More

Holiday lights festival that draws thousands returns this month

Washington Twp.’s Woodland Lights festival that annually attracts thousands set to open Nov. 19. → Read More

Millions in federal COVID aid still available for Dayton-area renters

Qualified Dayton, Centerville, Kettering and Trotwood tenants among those approved for coronavirus aid to avoid losing homes after loss of jobs, sicknesses, other family hardships. → Read More

Kettering incumbents lead for council, school board, but races closer

Four Kettering City Council seats contested and four candidates seek election to school district’s board of education. → Read More

NEW DETAILS: Up to $1.2M in private funds to aid Kettering Rosewood Arts Centre project

Private donations for work at 56-year-old former Kettering elementary school nears $1M. → Read More

Township plans $6M fire station after buying Centerville schools land

Washington Township buys real estate by Centerville High School in move designed to improve firefighter response time for residents, businesses. → Read More

Centerville seeks outside funding for Uptown, Stubbs, Benham’s Grove

City wants economic development and entertainment projects part of Dayton Development Coalition priority list for future improvements. → Read More

Five seek voter support in contested Centerville City Council elections

Two first-time candidates and three incumbents in race where city’s Uptown plan seen as key to improving business, entertainment environment of historic town center. → Read More

Eight seek voter support in 3 contested Kettering City Council elections

Three candidates campaigning for two city-wide seats while the Kettering mayor’s election is unopposed. → Read More

Kettering plan for restaurants, housing in business parks draws concern

Move would expand business and job opportunities for real estate in Kettering Business Park and Miami Valley Research Park. → Read More

JUST IN: Dayton Oregon District restaurant owner’s Uptown Centerville plan OK’d

Dayton Oregon District restaurant operator looks to open new business in Centerville area that’s home to a 113-arcre entertainment district and the city’s historic town center. → Read More