WOSU News Archives For: July 23, 2007

Columbus city council to consider job incentives

12:00AM
July
23, 2007

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman and other city leaders are working on bringing new jobs and residential properties to Columbus. The mayor will ask city council Monday night to approve two more job incentive plans that could create 4,300 new jobs in Columbus.

Chief Executive at OSU Medical Center Takes Job in Atlanta.

12:00AM
July
23, 2007

The head of Ohio State University’s Medical Center is leaving. O-S-U announced today that Doctor Fred Sanfilipo will take a similar post at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. Emory is Georgia’s largest healthcare system. Doctor Sanfillipo served as C-E-O of Ohio State’s Medical Center for seven years.

Mount Gilead Farm Thrives on Produce Subscriptions

At the Clintonville Farmers Market, Ben and Lisa Sipple display produce from their Community Supported Agriculture farm.
12:00AM
July 23, 2007

Much attention is given to the problems facing family-owned farms in Ohio and elsewhere. Problems include weather, disappearing farmland, pollution from field run off, and a population that is increasingly non-rural. A small but growing idea tries to address all of these issues, except – of course – the weather.