Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]
WOSU News Archives For: May 8, 2006
Supporters of a proposed statewide ban on smoking in public places have suffered a big setback in their drive to put the measure onto the November ballot for the voters to decide. A Franklin county judge has ruled that tens of thousands of petition signatures, urging the measure be put to a vote, are technically invalid.
Columbus police recently announced plans to crack down on pedestrians who who cross city streets against the light…or outside of a crosswalk. Police say they’ll issue tickets to jaywalkers in order to keep them safe. But some residents think police could better spend their time fighting serious crime.