In a major Open Records decision, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday, Dec. 28, that Columbus Division of Police must release its files on closed criminal cases. Columbus officials had argued the records could not be released as long as defendants …

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Nearly 100 of Ohio’s top journalists attended the 2016 SPJ Awards/Ohio’s Best Journalism luncheon Saturday, Aug. 27 at The Boat House restaurant in Columbus. The Ohio’s Best Journalism contest is staged annually by the state’s three Society of Professional Journalists …

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Come celebrate winners in the Ohio’s Best Journalism contest with the Society of Professional Journalists chapters of Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus. The 2016 Ohio SPJ Awards celebration will take place in Columbus at noon, Saturday, Aug. 27, at The Boat House …

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Come hang out with your fellow journalists for a relaxed evening of fun and networking while enjoying the incredible views of downtown Columbus from the patio of the Boat House at Confluence Park. SPJ chapters across the country are hosting …

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A celebration of local journalistic talent was staged Wednesday evening, April 20, by the Central Ohio Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. At the chapter’s 67th annual Founders’ Day, members and guests celebrated the program year just completed, recognized the top work by local journalists …

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Board meeting minutes Society of Professional Journalists, Central Ohio Pro Chapter March 21, 2016 Board of Directors Meeting Minutes submitted by Doug Buchanan Attendance: Thomas Bradley, Doug Buchanan, Chelsea Castle, Mary Ann Edwards, Beth Gianforcaro, Joe Meyer, Kevin Smith Call …

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