The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
WOSU News Archives For: October 17, 2007
That proposal that ohio legislators passed earlier this year putting limits on strip clubs became law Wednesday. That’s because elections officials have formally declared that a petition drive, aimed at repealing the measure at the polls in November, has come up short. Still, critics of the law are not giving up.
The US senate is debating a bill that would provide billions of dollars in benefits for veterans. A major part of the money would be used for mental health services.
The Ohio Senate followed the Ohio House Wednesday, in voting to outlaw tens of thousands of electronic gaming machines that operate a lot like slot machines and to ban cash prizes in other games that are based on skill.
Dispatch report prompts probe of Department of Education disciplinary procedures.
We’ve heard how large corporations and their employees are struggling to pay health insurance bills. Often times, small companies have it worse. The lack a large workforce. They lack negotiating clout. In part three of our series – Benefit or Burden – The Rising Cost of Health Insurance, we tell the small business story.