On January 13th, 2020, the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library (OGIL) began operating in Cuyahoga County, making it the 55th Ohio county to participate in the program.  Through the program, any child from birth to the age of five living in Cuyahoga County can enroll to receive a free monthly book. There are 75,000 children under…

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The 2019 Impact Ohio Canton Regional Conference is on Thursday, December 12 at Stark State College from 11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The conference will offer attendees the opportunity to hear first-hand from elected officials, business leaders, and local experts on issues important to the community. The first panel of the day, “Effective Economic Development and Strengthening…

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Impact Ohio will hold a Dayton Regional Conference on Thursday, October 10 at The University of Dayton, Daniel J. Curran Place (1700 South Patterson Blvd) in The Meyer Room, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The conference is a partnership effort with The Success Group, the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce, Cox Media Ohio, and…

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Impact Ohio is excited to announce our speakers for the 2019 Dayton Regional Conference on Thursday, October 10 at Daniel J. Curran Place at the University of Dayton. Our speakers will include: Lt. Governor Jon Husted Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley Secretary of State Frank LaRose Treasurer of State Robert Sprague Lt. Governor Husted, the 66th Lt.…

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New graduation requirements went into effect this year for Ohio students entering ninth grade on or after July 1, 2019.  The updated system is intended to give students more flexibility to choose their graduation pathway.  This is achieved by allowing standardized test alternatives and a variety of diploma seals from which students may choose two.…

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We are excited to announce Senate President Larry Obhof will speak at the 2019 Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference. President Obhof’s address will be from 12:20 p.m.-12:40 p.m. immediately following Secretary LaRose’s address at noon. Senator Obhof will discuss his plans and priorities as Senate President. Larry Obhof serves as President of the Ohio Senate for the…

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Two days following the mass shooting in Dayton’s Oregon District on August 4, 2019, which left nine people dead, Governor Mike DeWine proposed the following reforms to address gun violence. Pass legislation to allow courts to issue Safety Protection Orders which would prevent the purchase of or remove firearms from people who show they would…

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Columbus, OH–Impact Ohio will hold a Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Stambaugh Auditorium from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The conference is a partnership effort with The Success Group and the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber. The Impact Ohio Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference, cosponsored by the Ohio Democratic and Republican parties, will offer a…

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At the Impact Ohio 2019 Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference, attendees will hear from three panels of experts on issues important to the Youngstown/Warren area. The first policy session of the day, Increasing Manufacturing Competitiveness: The Next Generation of Technology & Machining, will begin at 12:45 PM. A panel of experts will discuss the importance of manufacturing…

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At the Impact Ohio 2019 Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference, attendees will hear from three panels of experts on issues important to the Youngstown/Warren area. During the final panel of the day, at 3:30 PM, we will hear from environmental policy professionals during the Mahoning River Restoration: Enhancing Sustainability to Improve the Region panel. Our panelists will…

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