Milano Nets 2nd Goal In OT, Blue Jackets Beat Hurricanes 2-1

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sonny Milano scored two goals, including the game-winner on a breakaway with 31 seconds left in overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night. Milano scored midway through the third period before Jeff...

Retired School Workers To See Cost-of-living Increase Frozen

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The School Employee Retirement System in Ohio will freeze cost-of-living increases for three years for 75,000 pensioners and is pushing for a similar change for more future retirees. The Columbus Dispatch the SERS board voted on Monday to move forward with...

Absentee Voting Begins For Ohio’s Fall Election

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Absentee voting is beginning for Ohio’s fall election. Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) says Wednesday marks the first day of absentee voting for the general election on Nov. 7. The deadline for registering to vote in the...

Pro Football Hall Of Fame Eyes Game On NFL’s 100th Birthday

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame says he’d like to have a regular-season NFL game at the hall’s stadium in Ohio to mark the league’s 100th birthday. reports hall president David Baker recently talked with NFL officials about...

Flyers-Predators Sums

First Period_1, Nashville, Smith 1 (Ekholm, Fiala), 4:17 (pp). Penalties_Giroux, PHI, (slashing), 2:57; Smith, NSH, (slashing), 19:20. Second Period_2, Nashville, Hartnell 2 (Aberg), 3:08. 3, Nashville, Bonino 1 (Ekholm, Subban), 5:11. 4, Philadelphia, MacDonald 1 (Leier,...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Wednesday, Oct. 11. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...

James Returns, Cavaliers Debut New 3-MVP Starting Lineup

The King has returned. LeBron James made his preseason debut Tuesday night after missing Cleveland’s first three games with a sprained left ankle. He scored 17 points, but also had eight turnovers in the 108-94 loss to the Chicago Bulls. It was the first chance for James to...

Bulls-Cavaliers, Box

Zipser 2-5 0-0 5, Mirotic 1-3 2-2 5, Lopez 5-10 0-0 10, Grant 2-11 3-3 8, Holiday 8-16 8-8 28, Markkanen 7-12 0-0 18, Felicio 1-1 0-0 2, Portis 2-6 2-2 7, LaVine 0-0 0-0 0, Arcidiacono 1-3 0-0 3, Blakeney 0-3 0-0 0, Nwaba 4-6 0-2 8, Valentine 6-14 0-0 14. Totals 39-90 15-17 108....

Blue Jackets-Hurricanes Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Foligno, CBJ, (boarding), 14:33; Pesce, CAR, (holding), 17:56. Second Period_None. Penalties_Staal, CAR, (hooking), 4:01; Atkinson, CBJ, (slashing), 11:17. Third Period_1, Columbus, Milano 3 (Bjorkstrand, Foligno), 10:01. 2, Carolina, Skinner 1,...

Used purses carry out new purpose

  By BRENNA GRITEMAN LIFE EDITOR A Findlay woman has launched a thoughtful service project directly benefiting some of the area’s most vulnerable ladies. And the fact that she’ll most likely never meet any of the recipients has no bearing on Sue Mompher, who says...