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Eric Schwartzberg

Eric covers business and housing for the Journal-News. Since being hired by Cox Media Group Ohio in 2005, he has reported on local government, crime, business, education, politics and entertainment in Butler and Warren counties.  Eric earned a bachelor's of science in journalism from Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. He is married with three children.

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Middletown cardiology practice expands once again
 Middletown Cardiology Associates is opening a new satellite location in Mason. The new location will be at Atrium Health Center Mason, located at 7450 Mason Montgomery Road, Suite 201B. Dr. Madhumita Saha will serve patients at the Mason location. Middletown Cardiology Associates’ main location is at 103 McKnight Drive, Suite A, in...

Posted: 4 days ago

Middletown Cardiology Associates is opening a new satellite location in Mason. The new location will be at Atrium Health Center Mason, located at 7450 Mason Montgomery Road, Suite 201B. Dr. Madhumita Saha will serve patients at the Mason location. Middletown Cardiology Associates’ main location is at 103 McKnight Drive, Suite A, in...
Local foundation revamping annual Key Event for its 25th anniversary
 The Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty is revamping one its signature events. The non-profit will celebrating the 25th Anniversary Key Event on Sept. 8 at Cincinnati Marriott North in West Chester Twp. The first Key Event was held in 1994, predating the Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty by five years, according to Karen...

Posted: 8 days ago

The Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty is revamping one its signature events. The non-profit will celebrating the 25th Anniversary Key Event on Sept. 8 at Cincinnati Marriott North in West Chester Twp. The first Key Event was held in 1994, predating the Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty by five years, according to Karen...
5 things to know about area’s new $36M medical facility
 Kettering Health Network’s new multi-million dollar medical complex in Middletown opened its doors Wednesday, Aug. 8. Here are five things to know about the facility that represents a $36 million investment in the area. The new Middletown is the health care system’s way of reaching down into Middletown to provide choice to patients...

Posted: 8 days ago

Kettering Health Network’s new multi-million dollar medical complex in Middletown opened its doors Wednesday, Aug. 8. Here are five things to know about the facility that represents a $36 million investment in the area. The new Middletown is the health care system’s way of reaching down into Middletown to provide choice to patients...
Local home prices continue to climb
 June 2018 home sales continued their momentum, but just fell short of last year’s levels, down 0.99 percent compared to June a year ago, according to the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors. Home sales this month were 2,798 compared to 2,826 in June 2017. “June 2018 recorded the fourth highest June home sales since 2005, the highest...

Posted: 14 days ago

June 2018 home sales continued their momentum, but just fell short of last year’s levels, down 0.99 percent compared to June a year ago, according to the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors. Home sales this month were 2,798 compared to 2,826 in June 2017. “June 2018 recorded the fourth highest June home sales since 2005, the highest...
This business wants to be part of ‘the theater district of Middletown’
 A new pub featuring food, drinks and live entertainment is scheduled to open in Middletown this fall in a building with a lengthy past. The Swire Inn at 64 S. Main St. plans to be “friendly priced” and open for lunch and dinner during the week and brunch on weekends, serving “pub food,” including sandwiches, pot roast...

Posted: 14 days ago

A new pub featuring food, drinks and live entertainment is scheduled to open in Middletown this fall in a building with a lengthy past. The Swire Inn at 64 S. Main St. plans to be “friendly priced” and open for lunch and dinner during the week and brunch on weekends, serving “pub food,” including sandwiches, pot roast...
Cincinnati-based automotive tire and service business hiring to meet expansion demands
 A nationally known, family-owned automotive tire and service business headquartered in Cincinnati is looking to hire new employees. Tire Discounters, which was established in 1976 with a single bay store on Wooster Pike, has grown to more than 45 locations in the Cincinnati-Dayton region with additional stores totaling more than 110 locations...

Posted: 14 days ago

A nationally known, family-owned automotive tire and service business headquartered in Cincinnati is looking to hire new employees. Tire Discounters, which was established in 1976 with a single bay store on Wooster Pike, has grown to more than 45 locations in the Cincinnati-Dayton region with additional stores totaling more than 110 locations...
Kettering Health Network’s new $36M Middletown medical complex to open Wednesday
 Kettering Health Network’s new multi-million dollar medical complex — which is expected to create around 110 new jobs — is the health care system’s way of reaching down into Middletown to provide choice to patients there. The new 67,000-square-foot Kettering Health Network Middletown on Ohio 122 is set to open at 7...

Posted: 15 days ago

Kettering Health Network’s new multi-million dollar medical complex — which is expected to create around 110 new jobs — is the health care system’s way of reaching down into Middletown to provide choice to patients there. The new 67,000-square-foot Kettering Health Network Middletown on Ohio 122 is set to open at 7...
West Chester Twp. will have a new dining option later this month. Find out where.
 Another dining option is set to open later this month. Skally’s restaurant has operated a location on West Galbraith Road in North College Hill since 1983, which serves bread churned out next door at Skally’s Old World Bakery, allowing it to serve freshly made bagel sandwiches, pizzas, gyros and pita pocket sandwiches made with...

Posted: 15 days ago

Another dining option is set to open later this month. Skally’s restaurant has operated a location on West Galbraith Road in North College Hill since 1983, which serves bread churned out next door at Skally’s Old World Bakery, allowing it to serve freshly made bagel sandwiches, pizzas, gyros and pita pocket sandwiches made with...
New owners of popular Hamilton deli plan to add beer, wine
 Rick Sherrill purchased Brown’s Deli a year ago with several ideas in mind to improve the already popular business. Now Sherill is making those ideas a reality, rebranding the business at 740 NW Washington Blvd. in July as Deli Creations. He’s also expanded upon the selection, providing a wide array of Amish meats and cheeses...

Posted: 15 days ago

Rick Sherrill purchased Brown’s Deli a year ago with several ideas in mind to improve the already popular business. Now Sherill is making those ideas a reality, rebranding the business at 740 NW Washington Blvd. in July as Deli Creations. He’s also expanded upon the selection, providing a wide array of Amish meats and cheeses...
Mercy Health already searching for its next Warren County site
 Mercy Health-Cincinnati broke ground Tuesday on a new $14 million medical office complex in one of Warren County’s fastest-growing communities and continues to search the area for another site in which to build. The new 26,500-square-foot complex is slated to open by summer 2019 in Deerfield Twp. at the District at Deerfield, a $140...

Posted: 17 days ago

Mercy Health-Cincinnati broke ground Tuesday on a new $14 million medical office complex in one of Warren County’s fastest-growing communities and continues to search the area for another site in which to build. The new 26,500-square-foot complex is slated to open by summer 2019 in Deerfield Twp. at the District at Deerfield, a $140...
3 Dayton region business leaders on taking risks and reinventing yourself
 Three area business leaders were recently honored by the West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance with its annual Everest Award. The Everest Award is presented to “a person who has reached the heights of being a legend or leader through his or her actions, making a significant positive impact on business, the community and quality of life...

Posted: 17 days ago

Three area business leaders were recently honored by the West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance with its annual Everest Award. The Everest Award is presented to “a person who has reached the heights of being a legend or leader through his or her actions, making a significant positive impact on business, the community and quality of life...