WOSU News Archives For: August 21, 2007

Columbus businessman refuses to pay taxes

12:00AM
August
21, 2007

Most people pay their taxes whether they want to or not. But one Columbus businessman has decided to stop paying. He said he’s fed up with crime in his neighborhood and will not pay the city until something is done about it.

Ohio Colleges Beefing Up Security

12:00AM
August
21, 2007

In the wake of the murders at Virginia Tech earlier this year, colleges across Ohio are beefing up security and making other changes, as students return to campus.

Somalis In Ohio Urged To Help End Civil Strife In Africa

12:00AM
August
21, 2007

A Bush Administration official says the Columbus Somali Community can help bring an end to a 16 year old civil war in their east Africa nation. The State Department official for African Affairs made her call to action during a Columbus academic conference.