WOSU News Archives For: January 31, 2005

Mortgage banker pleads guilty to bilking clients

12:00AM
January
31, 2005

The former president of a well-known central Ohio mortgage company today pleaded guilty to defrauding clients of millions of dollars.

Smoking ban goes into effect

12:00AM
January
31, 2005

The city of Columbus smoking ban went into effect at the strike of 12 last night. Bar and restaurant owners don’t yet know how the ban will effect their businesses, but they have plenty of concerns.