Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
WOSU News Archives For: January 2, 2007
In just a few days hundreds of employees from the Department of Job and Family Services will move into the re-conditioned Lazarus building at Town and High streets in downtown Columbus. The former department store has been retro-fitted so that now it’s considered an environmentally friendly “green” building.
People who rape or expose themselves to children could soon be spending more time in prison.
New members of the Ohio House and Senate have been sworn in and are ready for action.
There’s a move underway to re-open the tiny museum at the Great Circle Mound in Newark.
The surprise member of congress from Ohio is an attorney from Dover. Zack Space takes the oath of office – replacing the convicted Bob Ney.
The history of America’s first hamburger chain is being celebrated in a local museum. The Ohio Historical Society is hosting an exhibit honoring the 85th anniversary of White Castle. The exhibit features everything from porcelain coffee mugs to the first industrial-strength spatula.