Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For: June 5, 2007
The Ohio Senate today outlined its state budget of $53 billion.
A plan to force Ohio’s five pension funds to sell off stock in foreign energy and mineral companies doing business in Iran and Sudan is on hold.
People who plan to “get green” by purchasing a hybrid vehicle will have one less choice when they hit the dealerships. Honda has decided to halt production on its hybrid Accord. The Accord hybrid simply was not popular enough for Honda.
The American Red Cross today warns of a new scam. The organization says the scammers contact spouses of military members by telephone, tell them a loved one is injured in Iraq, and then try to obtain personal information. Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Columbus Red Cross chapter, Michael Carroll, says the Department of Defense asked the Red Cross to issue a warning.