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Analysis: Lucas, Cuyahoga and Montgomery counties have highest property tax rates in Ohio

With an effective property tax rate of 2.5 percent, Lucas County has the highest tax rate among Ohio counties, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

Private colleges, universities report borrower default rate of 8.2%

From Higher Education Tribune

At United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck, 41.4 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: College baseball grosses $684 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

ALLIANCE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Build a Fairy Garden with the Friends at RPL

May ushers in the fifth month of events celebrating the founding of the Friends of Rodman Library forty years ago.

ASHLAND AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Effective and Relevant Communications - HR Roundtable

Developing a great culture of communication requires an understanding that each person brings good and bad experiences to the table.

BARNESVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Learn More About Murray Energy Corporation

Murray Energy Corporation is the largest privately owned coal company in the United States, producing approximately sixty-five million tons of high quality bituminous coal each year, and employing over 6,000 people in six states.

BEACHWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Beachwood Women's Connection - May 2018

Invite the awesome women in your life for a fun night out at this fun paint and sip event!

BEAVERCREEK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mom's Night Out at the Mall at Fairfield Commons Sponsored by Soin Medical Center

The Mall at Fairfield Commons invites you to attend Mom’s Night Out sponsored by Soin Medical Center on Friday, May 11th

BELLBROOK SUGAR CREEK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Community Garage Sales

The 2018 Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Community Garage sale sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce.

BROADVIEW HEIGHTS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Networking Lunch at Danny Boys

This is your weekly networking opportunity with fellow chamber members and a great excuse to break away for lunch!

BROOKLYN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: After Hours Networking Event - FREE Appetizers & Cash Bar!!

Join us on May 10th at Rockne's in Brooklyn for a FREE after hours networking event.

209,472 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from two-year colleges

From Higher Education Tribune

Ivy Tech Community College in Indiana, Ross Medical Education Center and Everest Institute – both in Michigan – reported the largest share of borrowers from two-year institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis:Ohio has the 6th highest foreclosure rate for first quarter

One in 480 properties in Ohio started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data

Analysis: 31,936 college athletes play softball

From Higher Education Tribune

California, Pennsylvania and New York are the most popular states for college softball, federal data shows.

DUBLIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Increases Pay for Driver and Mover Positions

The Columbus housing market continues to be a competitive real estate market, and it’s leading to many opportunities including new jobs in central Ohio.

TUSCARAWAS COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: May Safety Council

This presentation will cover the process for contacting the Ohio Utilities Protection Service, including the responsibilities of the excavator/homeowner/businessowner and the utility owners under the Ohio Revised Code, and will also cover what the marks look like and the things everyone needs to remember.

ANDERSON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Morning Mixer Networking Event

Networking event ideal for someone who likes to start their day by growing their network.

DUBLIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Women in Business Luncheon

You are invited to this special luncheon where you will be able to share information about your businesses, exchange ideas and referrals, establish new business relationships, and form incredible friendships.

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