Oberlin dean suggests other witnesses provided mistaken accounts of Gibson's protests
ELYRIA — Meredith Raimondo alleged that multiple witnesses who testified during the past couple weeks lied, misremembered or were mistaken with their testimony during the civil trial between Gibson’s Bakery and Oberlin College. Raimondo, the vice president and dean of students at Oberlin College who is a defendant in the suit as well, took the stand Tuesday as the opening witness for Oberlin College’s case. The attorneys for Gibson’s Bakery rested their case last week. Gibson’s sued the college and Raimondo for libel, interference with business relationships, interference with contracts, intentional infliction of emotional distress and trespass in 2017. The bakery also is suing the college for negligent hiring, retention and supervision. Richard Panza, an attorney for the defendants,
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Louisa police chief seeks higher office
Ronnie Roberts was four days into his campaign for Albemarle County sheriff when he was told his mother was diagnosed with stage four cancer. Not only is Roberts, the Louisa Town Police chief, now responsible for his mother’s care, but he also is entrusted with managing affairs for his father, who has dementia. Since a
State says sludge must be tested for ‘forever chemicals’ before it’s used as fertilizer
The new requirement comes as a farmer in Arundel blames municipal sludge containing PFAS for contaminating his land and dairy herd.
What you need to know about store closing sales at Macy's, Sears, or Kmart near you
One thing you can definitely expect from store closing sales? Different stock from a traditional 'going out of business' sale.
Run, Walk, Crawl for 1/8 Mile in Barnegat Light and Help the LBI Rotary
By DAVID BIGGY | May 29, 2019 File Photo by: Ryan Morrill Surf City — Run like a cheetah, crawl like a snail, or walk like an Egyptian. It doesn’t really matter how you get from Barnegat Lighthouse to the Eighth Street pavilion in Barnegat Light, just do it, and in the process help raise funds for the LBI Rotary Club during its third annual 1/8 Mile Run on Saturday, June 8 The event starts at 2 p.m. – and ends soon after, unlike the 18 Mile Run – and participants can gather afterward at Kubel’s, where prizes will be dealt and free appetizers available. And while you’re there, why not throw on some goofy attire? Of course, dressing up like a cheetah, snail or Egyptian is optional. The event is held rain…
NGMC Heart Center losing 12 cardiologists to Northside Hospital
Twelve cardiologists have left The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center for Northside Hospital.
Alamo Biscuit Co. Brings Creative, Brunch-Friendly Bites and Panaderia to Northwest San Antonio
You can't rush greatness, and Alamo Biscuit Co. — the new brunch-friendly eatery from chef Ceasar Zepeda of Sangria on the Burg and Ceviche Ceviche, and...
Divers haul up giant ball of ‘ghost gear’ littering the seafloor off Maine’s coast
Every year, fishermen lose tons of gear along the coast of Maine. It can collect into jumbled masses, what’s known as “ghost gear,” that can be hazardous to navigation and marine life.
FBI agents raid Lovelace Drugs in Ocean Springs
Federal officials led a raid Lovelace Drugs in downtown Ocean Springs on the MS Gulf Coast. The longtime pharmacy closed when Fred’s bought CVS, and reopened in 2018 with a 1950s-style soda fountain.