WOSU News Archives For: October 5, 2006

Tax Incentive Review Council Makes Recommendations

12:00AM
October
5, 2006

The Tax Incentive Review Council made recommendations to the council committee on the performance of businesses receiving tax incentives. The Columbus City Council will review those recommendations in the coming weeks.

Ohio Activists Protest Bush, Electronic Voting

Activist Victoria Parks holds two caracatures of President Bush
12:00AM
October 5, 2006

Central Ohio Peace activists held a protest this morning on the steps of the Franklin County Board of Elections. Speakers called for the impeachment or President Bush because of the war in Iraq. Others protested what they called ‘Faith Based Machines’ – criticizing Ohio’s new electronic voting machines.

“Miss Buckeye” Restored and Ready For Concert

12:00AM
October
5, 2006

“Miss Buckeye” entertained thousands of Central Ohioans during the 1920′s and 1930′s when she played the Palace Theatre on West Broad Street. With the help of some friends and some tax deductible donations, the Mighty Wurlitzer Style 260 Theatre Pipe Organ has been mostly restored. Her new home is the Thomas Worthington High School Auditorium and next week “Miss Buckeye” will be ready to entertain a new generation of fans.

Ohio Governor Candidates Outline Economic Plans

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12:00AM
October 5, 2006

Republican Ken Blackwell and Democrat Ted Strickland wrangled over the economy in the third debate in the governor’s race. They argued last night over whether deep tax cuts would boost the state’s economy or help the wealthy.