Bexley City Council will consider a discrimination ordinance that would include members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. The move follows a lesbian couple who spoke out about a local wedding photographer who declined their business due to their their sexual orientation.
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Franklin County has 773,000 registered voters but only 116,000 will be eligible to participate in today’s elections. Voters in several of the county’s smaller communities will nominate mayors and decide various tax levies. Just last month the Board of Elections was having trouble finding enough presiding judges to work at the polls.
Ohio’s public places have experienced their first weekend under the state’s new smoking ban
Advocates of government social welfare programs in Ohio are touting a new poll to push state legislators to provide more health insurance to financially-strapped families with children. Some lawmakers say they’re already doing it in the latest state budget proposal, but the advocates want even more.
Local officials have a mixed view on the likelihood of credit fraud to to electronic commerce.