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Man suspected in 2 Ohio killings found dead in Alabama

FALKVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A man suspected of killing a woman and child in Ohio was found dead in Alabama from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, news outlets reported.Dante Rashad Hawes, 32, of Dayton, Ohio, was found dead inside a vehicle Thursday afternoon in Falkville, Morgan County Coroner Jeff Chunn told news outlets. The man took his own life, Chunn said.The vehicle was located just off Interstate 65 about 450 miles (724 kilometers) south of Dayton, where authorities found the bodies of a woman and girl dead from apparent gunshot wounds inside a home on Thursday morning.Hawes was suspected of killing the two, who were his girlfriend and a young girl, Chunn said. Authorities didn't immediately identify the victims, and it wasn't clear how long they had been dead.
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Family-owned Ohio restaurant closes after 24 years due to worker shortage

A popular family-owned restaurant in Ohio closed its doors for good this week because the owner could not find enough workers to keep the eatery in business. With so many restaurants struggling to stay afloat during the pandemic, it's not surprising to hear that yet another one is closing its doors. The Wellington Grille in Beavercreek, Ohio, has closed its doors after 22 years in business.
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1 taken to hospital after shooting in Dayton

DAYTON — One person has been taken to the hospital after being shot in Dayton early Saturday morning. Crews responded to the 400 block of Brightwood Avenue on the reports of a shooting just after 12:00 a.m., according to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch. Dispatch records show one person was...

Bear dies after getting stuck in Tennessee car

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) — A black bear died after it got stuck in a car in Sevierville on Wednesday. According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, it appears the bear entered a parked car at a rental cabin by using its teeth or paws to open the door. It then became trapped inside after the […]

New restaurant expected to open in former location of El Greco’s Pizza Villa

A new restaurant is expected to breathe new life into a building that previously housed a restaurant with a long-standing reputation in the Dayton community. Tina Casey, a Dayton native and pastor at House of Deliverance in Hamilton, submitted a conditional use application to the city of Trotwood to open D’oir’s Restaurant and Lounge at 3976 Salem Avenue where El Greco’s Pizza Villa was formerly located.

Middletown police help rescue hawk, name it 'Tony Hawk'

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio — Middletown officers took a different kind of suspect into custody this week. Middletown Division of Police got a call Thursday about a hawk that needed help. Neighbors were worried about him in the area of Plymouth and Carolina streets. Police responded to the scene to get...

Twin Peaks to open in Beavercreek next week

A sports bar chain with made-from-scratch food is opening its first Dayton-area location near The Mall at Fairfield Commons on Monday, June 27. Twin Peaks, launched in suburban Dallas in 2005, describes its restaurants as much more than a typical sports bar. “Our lodge welcomes every guest with World Series...

PATIO OF THE WEEK: Rip Rap Roadhouse a huge draw with expansive space

Celebrating summer and the uptick of outdoor dining, will spotlight restaurant patios across the Miami Valley on a weekly basis. In April 2016 I wrote about the grand opening of Rip Rap Roadhouse, which had been purchased by Jason Wadzinski, a business savvy, charismatic guy who was able to see the potential in the building and land after a visit to the former Jackass Flats on one of its motorcycle nights.

Middletown police help wrangle injured hawk

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WKRC) In Middletown, police helped wrangle a hawk. Neighbors around Carolina and Plymouth put out the call for the injured bird. The police department has handed this bird over to Raptor Inc. They named the hawk "Tony Hawk," of course.

76 Flashfood locations in Ohio

Flashfood arrived in Ohio back in 2016. There are many Ohioans that still don't know it exist, including myself. I was shopping in the Meijer on Colonel Glenn Hwy, in Fairborn, Ohio. I noticed people shopping the FlashFood refrigerator. I asked an employee exactly what it was and how does it work. She walked me through the procedure for shopping. It looks pretty simple.

9 of the most Beautiful Restaurants in Ohio

From scenic lakes in the north to mountains and rolling hills in the south, there's no shortage of beauty here in the state of Ohio. It's no surprise that there are many gorgeous restaurants located here. Whether you're looking for incredible water views or pretty dinner spots surrounded by the woods, you'll find it here on this list. Keep reading to learn more about these 9 beautiful restaurants.

Three great steakhouses in Ohio

What do you usually order when you go out? If your answer is a steak with some fresh vegetables on the side, then you are in the right place, especially if you live in Ohio or travel to Ohio often. That's because I have put together a list of three great steakhouses in Ohio that you should definitely visit next time you are in the area.