With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
WOSU News Archives For: October 18, 2006
Columbus Mayor Coleman and Sen. Voinovich today jointly condemned the Learn and Earn ballot initiative. The measure would amend the state constitution to allow slot machines at the state’s seven race tracks. Minutes later, Cleveland’s mayor and a member of Congress spoke in favor of the plan.
A complaint filed with the Columbiana County Board of Elections could have a major impact on the fall vote.
Circleville celebrates its centennial pumpkin show this week. Some of the main attractions are the half-ton pumpkins, the enormous pumpkin pie and of course the pumpkin queens. The yearly festival, though, is more than just a piece of pumpkin pie; it’s an economic boost for local businesses.