Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Fri, 1 Aug 2014 11:58:40 EST 1800 Grand opening of Zetland Street http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50004822/Grand-opening-of-Zetland-Street BELLBROOK — A new hip healthy eating restaurant opened its doors on July 10.Bringing the concept of healthy eating to its customers is something of a passion for owners Kim McCarthy and Mike Wilcox. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50131932/Xenia-Police-Reports July 158:43 a.m. — Welfare Check 700 block of East Main Street.9:07 a.m. — Request Officer 500 block of Park Drive.9:31 a.m. — Follow Up 1400 block of Bowman Drive. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Creek student, governor snap selfie http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50131342/Creek-student-governor-snap-selfie XENIA — It's been a typical summer for Brandon Barr.Hanging out with friends. Winning trophies at the Greene County Fair. Taking a selfie with the governor.Wait. What? Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Young harness racer edges out win for uncle http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-sports/50141876/Young-harness-racer-edges-out-win-for-uncle XENIA — For Hunter Myers, a win in Thursday's Harness Races at the Greene County Fair meant more than just doing well for himself. He was looking to make others proud. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Li Na to miss U.S. Open, Cincy http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50141411/Li-Na-to-miss-U.S.-Open-Cincy NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time major champion Li Na pulled out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury she said has bothered her for several months. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Johnson takes leave from PGA Tour http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50141114/Johnson-takes-leave-from-PGA-Tour AKRON (AP) — Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for “personal challenges,” a swift end to his season that will keep him from playing the PGA Championship, the FedEx Cup playoffs and the Ryder... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Cabrera says goodbye to Cleveland http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50140837/Cabrera-says-goodbye-to-Cleveland CLEVELAND (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera's voice choked with emotion and his eyes filled up with tears.For the second day in a row, the contending Indians traded a valuable veteran. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Burfict taking leader role with Bengals http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50140671/Burfict-taking-leader-role-with-Bengals CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Vontaze Burfict has gone from low-risk investment to the heart of the Bengals defense in only two years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST It’s just not happenstance http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50062360/Its-just-not-happenstance I cannot believe that some folks think this world came into existence with a big bang. I wonder sometimes why some think we are crazy for saying that there is a Creator, and that He is God. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Indy seeking ways to draw fans http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50124743/Indy-seeking-ways-to-draw-fans INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles keeps looking for ways to fill seats. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Old man on campus http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50124431/Old-man-on-campus FAIRBORN — It was time for him to leave home for college. Barry Brownstein's car is stuffed with books, jeans, dishes, computer gear and a stereo. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bike camp graduates youngest cyclists http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50073535/Bike-camp-graduates-youngest-cyclists XENIA — Greene County Parks & Trails recently held its graduation ceremony for its youngest cyclists at one of its 2014 bike camp sessions. At the ceremony the campers received certificates of completion. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The darker side of sunblock http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50060811/The-darker-side-of-sunblock A chemical that might be safe in its normal-sized form may not be when it goes nano.This time of year, sunblock is part of the daily routine for many Americans. Wake up, slather it on, and go outside. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Not much better than Bush http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50060718/Not-much-better-than-Bush Especially when it comes to addressing the refugee crisis, Obama's Iraq track record doesn't mark much of an improvement over the mess his predecessor made. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50123284/Xenia-Police-Reports July 143:21 p.m. — Juvenile Complaint 900 block of East Market Street.3:28 p.m. — Miscellaneous 1700 block of Parkview Drive. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Summer program leads to med school acceptance for Xenia resident http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news_education/50121750/Summer-program-leads-to-med-school-acceptance-for-Xenia-resident XENIA — Taking part in a unique summer program offered by Ohio University's Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine has helped one young Xenia woman win exactly the prize she had her eyes on — acceptance as a medical... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Central State educator participates in AP reading http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50121670/Central-State-educator-participates-in-AP-reading WILBERFORCE — Dr. Liza Abram Benham, a faculty member at Central State University, was selected to participate in the College Board's Annual Advanced Placement Reading in US Government/Politics, held this year in Salt Lake City, Utah, last... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST UUF of Yellow Springs program http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50121663/UUF-of-Yellow-Springs-program YELLOW SPRINGS — Service at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will be “The Amenity Migrants of Cotacachi,” presented by Anisa Kline 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 3. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia schools announce free/reduced lunch policy http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/50121097/Xenia-schools-announce-free/reduced-lunch-policy XENIA — Xenia Community Schools announced its 2014-2015 program year policy for free and reduced-price meals for students unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast programs. Each school... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST My ‘Honey Do’ list for our nation continued http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50090066/My-Honey-Do-list-for-our-nation-continued The list of illegal, immoral and/or unconstitutional actions (and mistakes) of our Federal government that should be corrected continues. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST