Xenia Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/NEWS http://xeniagazette.com/section/NEWS Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:53:17 EST 1800 Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50290676/Xenia-Police-Reports July 2410:32 a.m. — Trespassing 1200 block of West Second Street.11:01 a.m. — Harassment 500 block of North Galloway Street. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:06:12 EST School board, city council joint meeting tonight http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50322165/School-board-city-council-joint-meeting-tonight XENIA — The Xenia City Council and the Xenia Board of Education are meeting in a joint session 7 p.m. tonight at the district central office, at 819 Colorado Drive. Community leaders plan to discuss issues of mutual interest including safety and... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:35:13 EST Enhancing operation of space-based infrared detectors http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50301292/Enhancing-operation-of-space-based-infrared-detectors WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — The Air Force and Creare, a small, New Hampshire-based business, developed a two-stage turbo-Brayton cryocooler that is expected to enhance operation of space-based infrared detectors. The resulting technology... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:16:17 EST ‘Warrior’ mentality under fire http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/50300492/Warrior-mentality-under-fire FERGUSON, Mos. — Photos of officers bearing assault rifles and wearing head-to-toe battle armor in Ferguson, Mo., are raising questions over the blurred lines between police and soldiers. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:29:10 EST Police division swears in pair http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50317969/Police-division-swears-in-pair XENIA — Xenia Police promoted one and hired another to bring the division to full strength. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:13:11 EST XACT to perform ‘Our Town’ http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50317855/XACT-to-perform-Our-Town XENIA — The Xenia Area Community Theater will begin its 2014-15 10th Anniversary season with Thornton Wilder's timeless classic, “Our Town” at the Kettering Health Network Theater Sept. 5-14. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:05:10 EST Crowd gathers at DeWine’s office http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50333446/Crowd-gathers-at-DeWines-office COLUMBUS (AP) — A crowd of about 100 people gathered at the Ohio attorney general's office to call for the release of store security video in the fatal police shooting of a man at a Dayton-area Wal-Mart. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:55:06 EST RMR to hold customer appreciation day http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50285032/RMR-to-hold-customer-appreciation-day XENIA — River Metals Recycling is hosting customer appreciation day 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24 at its Xenia location, 840 Jasper Road. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:05:13 EST Night bike ride planned http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50298250/Night-bike-ride-planned XENIA — Enjoy a free evening bicycle ride escorted by Greene County Parks & Trails (GCP&T) Trail Sentinels beginning at 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 23, from Xenia Station to McDonald's in Jamestown. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:51:05 EST Parks and trails to host archery workshop http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50298187/Parks-and-trails-to-host-archery-workshop BEAVERCREEK — Join Greene County Parks & Trails for an archery workshop from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 26 or 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27 at Russ Nature Reserve, 2380 Kemp Road. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:48:05 EST Protesters call for video release http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50321479/Protesters-call-for-video-release BEAVERCREEK — A large group of protesters demonstrated outside the offices of the Beavercreek Police Department on Saturday, calling for the release of Wal-Mart surveillance video that could give clarity about an officer-involved shooting... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:04:21 EST Downtowns to focus of book discussions http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50301336/Downtowns-to-focus-of-book-discussions XENIA — Urban planning and downtown initiatives are the topics of the Greene County/Xenia Community Library Downtown Xenia Now book club on the third Thursdays of the month. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:19:09 EST Med students named to SNMA board of directors http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50290305/Med-students-named-to-SNMA-board-of-directors FAIRBORN — Two Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine students were named to the board of directors of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) at the 2014 SNMA Annual Medical Education Conference in Washington, D.C., in... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:48:09 EST City to look into entertainment center http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50291023/City-to-look-into-entertainment-center XENIA —The City of Xenia is in talks to bring a family entertainment center to town. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:25:07 EST Residents benefit from school giveaway http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50301815/Residents-benefit-from-school-giveaway XENIA — The Greene County Media Room was bustling with activity Friday morning and afternoon as county residents collected picked out donations from a local school clothing and supplies giveaway. Event organizers estimated that 450-500 people... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:39:12 EST One of every three new Ohio companies started online http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/50301491/One-of-every-three-new-Ohio-companies-started-online COLUMBUS — Secretary of State Jon Husted announced Friday that 6,922 new entities filed to do business in Ohio in July 2014. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:25:17 EST MVDC Competes in Florida http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50288617/MVDC-Competes-in-Florida FAIRBORN — After fine showings at four regional competitions, the Miami Valley Dance Center (MVDC) team packed up and headed south to sunny Fort Walton Beach, Fla., for their final competition of the 2014 season. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:25:10 EST Vacant building ordinance making a difference http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50297503/Vacant-building-ordinance-making-a-difference XENIA — Six months into its vacant building ordinance, Xenia has seen some positive results, but it is still battling with some owners who are not following through. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:55:10 EST Turner to receive military sexual assault update http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/50285761/Turner-to-receive-military-sexual-assault-update DAYTON — Congressman Michael Turner (R-OH), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces, will host Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA), at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 1:15 p.m. Monday. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:57:13 EST New surveillance system keeps military operators safe http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50277506/New-surveillance-system-keeps-military-operators-safe WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — In an urban (non-combat) environment, information is typically collected by local law enforcement officers who are “walking their beat.” Officers can become familiar with areas of the city by... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:33:08 EST