WOSU News Archives For: July 5, 2007

Workers on strike at metal plant in Bellefontaine

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July
5, 2007

Workers are picketing at the Daido Metal Plant in Bellefontaine after contract negotiations failed. Workers walked out after their contracts expired Saturday.

Columbus couple to marry on lucky day

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July
5, 2007

The number seven can have different connotations for people all over the world. Catholics have seven virtues. The Qur’an makes about 25 references to the number seven. Hindus recognize the seven chakras of the body. The Torah and the Bible prominently feature the number seven. Then there’s Lucky 7. But this year the number seven is not just for the spiritual or those headed to Vegas. It’s for couples who are getting married.

Ohioans Mark Independence Day in Different Ways

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July 5, 2007

Hundreds of thousands of Ohioans came to Columbus to celebrate Independence Day at Red White and Boom Tuesday night. Some spent the following day – July Fourth – a little more quietly.