Troy Daily News- RSS NEWS Feed Mon, 29 Dec 2014 04:34:52 EST 1800 US home sales hit slowest pace in 6 months in Nov. JOSH BOAKAP Economics WriterWASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans bought homes in November as buying slid to its slowest pace in six months. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:01:07 EST Cheap gas may not mean more driving this winter When gasoline costs $1.97 in New Jersey or $1.68 in Colorado, it may seem like it would be hard to avoid succumbing to the allure of a holiday road trip that may not have been as big of a consideration when prices were higher. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:40:06 EST Applications for US jobless aid fall to 7-week low JOSH BOAKAP Economics Writer Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:37:08 EST Feline fame in cyberspace gives species a boost TERRENCE PETTYAssociated PressPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Cats these days aren't associated with deities the way they were in ancient Egypt, but the Internet has gotten them a little closer. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:27:07 EST Tree recycling encouraged TROY — The Miami County Sanitary Engineering Department is encouraging all residents to recycle their cut holiday trees after the holiday season.Here are some options: Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:18:03 EST How to thwart houseplant pests LEE REICHAssociated Press Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:17:03 EST Pet of the week Puppy needs a home Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:16:03 EST Troy chase ends in crash, arrest Mike Sat, 27 Dec 2014 10:10:10 EST Troy chase ends in crash/arrest Mike Sat, 27 Dec 2014 02:40:06 EST College briefs Paulus named to dean's listNASHVILLE, Tenn. — Emilie Paulus of Tipp City qualified for the fall 2014 dean's list at Belmont University. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 22:32:08 EST CASA Caring Tree helps county children MIAMI COUNTY — McGladrey LLP and the Patricia Starr Willis Fund for Neglected and Abused Children are the major sponsors of the 2014 CASA Caring Tree program. This is McGladrey's fourth year and the Patricia Starr Willis Fund's... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 22:26:09 EST Area briefs Souper-walk upcoming Fri, 26 Dec 2014 18:41:08 EST Cell phones being collected PIQUA — Just got a new cell phone and not sure what to do with the old one? Donate it to the YWCA Piqua. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:41:06 EST Rollover causes injury Dave Fornell | Troy Daily News Fri, 26 Dec 2014 16:47:03 EST Chicken movement not in county MIAMI COUNTY — Several of the largest school districts in the nation have revised their food safety standards in order to battle viruses and the “superbugs” that come with them. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:55:09 EST Pardon me, boy … Filip McMaken, 6, of Covington watches intently as a model train passes by him at the Dayton N-Track display at the Miami Valley Centre Mall on Tuesday. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:42:08 EST Bidding Christmas farewell “And he said goodbye, sayin' don't you cry, I'll be back again some day.” … Frosty the Snowman bids goodbye to Christmas as he prepares to leave the Miami Valley Centre Mall following another wonderful Christmas... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:37:05 EST Post holi-daze A trio of young adults take a break from post-holiday shopping at the Miami Valley Centre Mall on Friday. The mall, as well as other area stores were crowded with shoppers as they made exchanges and searched for deals. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 15:25:10 EST Miami County Sheriff’s Office reports Information provided by Miami County Sheriff's OfficeDec. 16 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:26:07 EST Spruced up a bit By Melanie Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:29:05 EST