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SLIDESHOW: David Baker says an assisted-living center would honor the legacy of pro-football's best.

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Assisted living for Hall of Famers: If they build it, will they come?
Story by M.L. Schultze
The newest class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame will be picked Saturday. Meanwhile, the hall itself is planning to grow -- becoming the focus of a “village” with training facilities, a conference center, a hotel … and an assisted living center devoted to aging Hall of Famers. From Canton, Ohio, M.L. Schultze of member station WKSU has more on what is perhaps the most unusual aspect...
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School children in Bath produce a seed-to-table garlic feast
Garlic Day at Old Trail School is part of its Edible Education program
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Oscar Robertson, Nanette Lepore are supporting Ohio marijuana initiative
ResponsibleOhio releases a partial list of backers and defends its position
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There's no off-season for the Cleveland International Film Festival
The CIFF runs March 18-29, but the staff is always busy planning events, designing programs and choosing programming
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Ohio's environmental groups set priorities for 2015
Bringing back the renewable energy and energy efficiency standards tops the list
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Pro Football Hall of Fame announces Canton's Class of '15
'The Bus' -- Jerome Bettis -- heads to enshrinement this August
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Canton's TimkenSteel expects a softer 2015
The specialty steelmaker saw a slight dip in the fourth quarter of 2014, and says decreased energy exploration could lead to less demand this year
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The sin tax may not be enough for the Cavs and the Q
Two experts say the Cuyahoga County dollars that could be sought by the Cavaliers would likely go toward behind-the-scenes updates
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Former Ohio Gov. Strickland make take on Portman in the 2016 Senate race - Former campaign advisor Sandy Theis says he hasn't made a decision yet
 
Ohio's Sen. Portman pushes fast-track trade, which may be a campaign issue - NAFTA and other trade deals have proven controversial in Ohio
 
Officials try to figure out what defense cuts could do to Wright-Patt - The Ohio Federal-Military Jobs Commission and the Dayton Development Coalition held a forum this week
 
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Introducing NPR's New Show About Human Behavior

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