WOSU News Archives For: November 1, 2007

Another Proposed Ballot Issue for Casinos

12:00AM
November
1, 2007

Less than a year after Ohio voters said “No” to a plan for expanded gambling, two Cleveland-area developers have unveiled plans for another gambling ballot issue next year.

Port Columbus touts record numbers; Skybus part of the reason

12:00AM
November
1, 2007

Thursday Skybus announced new service to New York City. The news comes as Port Columbus International Airport reports record passengers. More than 100,000 people used Port Columbus in September – propelling the airport to its busiest third quarter ever. And Skybus is a big reason for the increase in passenger traffic.

Columbus City Council Candidates Offer Views on Jobs.

Columbus Council Candidates at Corpus Christi Church on East Stewart Avenue.
12:00AM
November 1, 2007

On November 6th, Columbus voters will sort out two races for city council. A two-way contest will determine who serves out an unexpired term. In the larger race, eight candidates will compete for four seats. During candidate forums this month, candidates were often asked about city efforts to attract jobs and businesses.

Columbus City Council Race Enters Last Days

Columnbus Council Candidates field questions on crime.
12:00AM
November 1, 2007

As election day nears, Columbus City Council candidates are criss-crossing the city in search of votes. Four democratic incumbents, four challengers, and a write-in seek four seats on council. Much of the discussion and debate among candidates centers on jobs and crime.