Archives: Columbus Dispatch

Ohio’s Budget: What’s In It? What’s Been Cut?

At 7:56 p.m. last Thursday, Gov. John Kasich’s signature put Ohio’s new two-year budget into effect. What is in the final budget, and how it will shape the state for the next two years?

Coverage of Jim Tressel Resignation

Jim Tressel resigned Monday from his position as Ohio State football head coach. Why did he step down now, and what’s the future look like for OSU football?

All Sides Weekend: The Best Food and Restaurants in Central Ohio

Where to find the best food and restaurants in Central Ohio

All Sides Weekend: Movies; Fashion Designer Nary Manivong

Oscars past and present and Oscar predictions with local film critics; and a new documentary featuring Columbus native/fashion designer Nary Manivong.

A New Pro Bono Counseling Program; Cooper Stadium Racetrack

A new pro bono counseling program links volunteer mental health professionals with those in need in Central Ohio; and the Columbus Development Commission recently approved the rezoning of Cooper Stadium for a racetrack and an automotive research facility.

Jeff Stahler on Editorial Cartooning; Mayor Candidate Earl Smith

A conversation with Columbus Dispatch Editorial Cartoonist Jeff Stahler about the unique world of a humorist and cartoonist; and Republican candidate for Columbus Mayor Earl Smith explains his plans for the November election and his vision for the Capital City’s future