A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
WOSU News Archives For: August 28, 2007
Scores of suspected illegal immigrantshave been arrested in a raid on a southwest Ohio poultry plant.
Tens of thousands of Africans have immigrated to Ohio in the past decade, and some state legislators say it’s time the government set up a special commission to help the refugees settle into their new life.
An off-duty Columbus police officer made online videos insulting Jews, blacks and immigrants. 60-year-old Officer Susan Purtee and her sister who call themselves the “Subie Sisters” on the you-tube videos, blames Jews for the US’s social problems.
August 29th is the first day of classes for students at Columbus city schools. City officials say a seven-year project to make streets and sidewalks safer for school children is almost complete. They marked the event Monday at a school on Mound Street.