Author: Lucas Gonzalez (Lucas Gonzalez)

DAYTON’S NOT DEAD: DiSalvo’s Deli & Italian Store

DAYTON’S NOT DEAD: DiSalvo’s Deli & Italian Store

KETTERING – A local Italian deli offers a wide selection of upscale, hand-made Italian cuisine. At DiSalvo’s Restaurant and Deli, customers may choose from a wide selection of imported meats, soups, breads, cheeses, salads, desserts, and specials, owner Rinaldo DiSalvo said. DiSalvo’s menu changes every six days, offering customers a dynamic experience like no other....

Faculty strike at Wright State: how we got here

Faculty strike at Wright State: how we got here

A faculty strike at Wright State University has entered its second week with no guaranteed end in sight. Although university administrators have met privately with members of the faculty union (AAUP-WSU), an agreement has not been reached at this time. Given the start of a new semester and questions on behalf of university community members,...

State rules that WSU faculty strike is legal

State rules that WSU faculty strike is legal

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s State Employee Relations Board (SERB) ruled in an emergency hearing today that the faculty strike at Wright State University is legal. The board’s formal determination reads: “SERB finds that the strike is authorized,” according to information provided by AAUP-WSU. Representatives from both university administration and the faculty union, also known as the...

Wright State faculty on strike until further notice

Wright State faculty on strike until further notice

FAIRBORN, OH – On Tuesday morning, Wright State’s faculty union took to various locations across campus to strike against university administration. Protesters convened at 8 a.m., holding picket signs reading “On Strike for Wright” and “#fightingforwright.” Protesting faculty members will not complete work for the university while on strike, according to Rudy Fichtenbaum, chief negotiator...

BREAKING: Administration expresses intent to negotiate next faculty contract

BREAKING: Administration expresses intent to negotiate next faculty contract

Wright State administration has expressed its intent to begin negotiations over the next faculty contract, effective in 2020, if the faculty union withdraws its Unfair Labor Practices (ULP) charge against the university. Wright State General Counsel and Board of Trustees member Larry Chan informed the faculty union that administration is willing to begin negotiations for...

Boonshoft School of Medicine awarded research grant

Boonshoft School of Medicine awarded research grant

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine recently received a grant to assess emergency medical services (EMS) in Ohio. The grant comes from the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of Ohio Emergency Medical Services in the amount of $84,182, according to a press release. Researchers will assess trauma-specific improvement measures used by EMS agencies...

Plans for medical marijuana dispensary approved for Dayton’s Oregon District

Plans for medical marijuana dispensary approved for Dayton’s Oregon District

A project to bring a medical marijuana dispensary to the Oregon District was approved in December 2018 following months of intense scrutiny, according to a WHIO report. The community and historic preservation board previously expressed discontent with the design of the building. Its original design was described as looking too much, “like a Wendy’s,” Dayton...