Women United Hosting Signature Event

Women United, a United Way of Knox County Women’s Leadership Initiative, will be hosting their signature event, “Power of the Purse, on Friday, May 5, 2017, in Gund Commons, on the beautiful Kenyon College Campus. The “Power of the Purse” event is for women who enjoy and appreciate a variety of new, unused purses.… Read full story

Author Signing on Second Saturday at Paragraphs Book Store



Brad Genereux, a twenty-two year Navy veteran, will be at Paragraphs to talk about his book A Soldier To Santiago: Finding Peace on the Warrior Path.  The book traces Brad’s two journeys – one through the war in Afghanistan and a spiritual quest as he walked the 769-kilometer trek over the Pyreness and across northern Spain called the Camino de Santiago.… Read full story

Four Pivotal NIH-Funded Artificial Pancreas Research Efforts Begin

Devices would replace traditional, manual methods for management of type 1 diabetes.


The first of several major research efforts to test and refine artificial pancreas systems is now underway. Four separate projects, funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), are designed to be the potential last steps between testing the fully automated devices and requesting regulatory approval for permanent use.… Read full story

Ohio State Highway Patrol to Implement Operation T.R.I.A.D.D. in Partnership With the Columbus Police Department

COLUMBUS – Troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) will be joining the Columbus Police Department to target reckless, intimidating, aggressive and distracted driving behaviors with a concentrated effort in Central Ohio.  

Operation T.R.I.A.D.D. was implemented on February 1, 2017 to deter aggressive and dangerous driving on Ohio’s roadways through collaborated target enforcement and public awareness so as to reduce traffic fatalities and encourage a safe driving environment for all motorists.  Read full story