Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
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Ten Franklin County jurisdictions working on what’s known as the Big Darby Accord received an update Tuesday afternoon on a draft development and environmental plan. The jurisdictions want to promote reasonable growth while protecting the Big Darby Creek watershed’s ecosystem.
Estimates are that on any given day about 1600 homeless people populate Columbus. At least 400 of them live on the land.
A man who makes his home in a tent along the Scioto River says his conviction on check forgery charges are the biggest obstacle to employment. So he makes do by pan-handling and volunteering at a Franklinton soup kitchen.