North College Hill http://wvxu.org en No charges in 'boredom beating' death http://wvxu.org/post/no-charges-boredom-beating-death <p>Hamilton County's prosecutor says he will not file any charges in the death of 46-year-old Patrick Mahaney. He's the man several teenagers attacked last year in the so-called 'boredom beating' death in North College Hill.</p><p>The announcement follows the County Coroner's ruling that Mahaney died of natural causes and not residual effects of the August 2012 beating.</p><p>Five boys pleaded guilty to felonious assault. A sixth is contesting the charges against him. At the time they reportedly said they decided to beat up Mahaney because they had nothing better to do.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 18:51:59 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15796 at http://wvxu.org Ohio Auditor finds Five Ohio School Districts Using Questionable Attendance Policies http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-auditor-finds-five-ohio-school-districts-using-questionable-attendance-policies <p>None of the Schools are in Southwest Ohio.&nbsp; The districts at a Higher Risk for Scrubbing Attendance Data are Cleveland, Columbus, Toledo, Marion and Campbell.&nbsp; State Auditor David Yost released the <a href="http://www.ohioauditor.gov/auditsearch/Reports/2012/Final_Interim_ADM_Report_10052012.pdf" target="_blank">prelimnary findings </a>Thursday Morning.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 17:00:54 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 4694 at http://wvxu.org Ohio Auditor finds Five Ohio School Districts Using Questionable Attendance Policies