WOSU News Archives For: December 20, 2007

Cuyahoga Elections Board Deadlocked on New Voting System

12:00AM
December
20, 2007

The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections has deadlocked on whether to switch to a new voting system for the March primary, leaving the state’s chief elections officer to break the 2-2 tie.

Supreme Court Ruling Raises Questions

12:00AM
December
20, 2007

For the first time, the Ohio Supreme Court says some contracts for surrogate parenting are legally enforceable. But that leaves a lot of surrounding questions unanswered.

Plasma Donation Centers Are Overcrowded But Donations Can Not Meet Demand

12:00AM
December
20, 2007

During the holiday season, a little extra money always comes in handy. Some Columbus area residents are turning to plasma donations to get it but are finding themselves stuck waiting in long lines in order to donate.

Historic Firestone Mansion in Jeopardy

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12:00AM
December 20, 2007

The battle over the planned demolition of an historic Columbus building is coming to a head. Preservation groups and neighbors are fighting the proposed demolition of the Firestone Mansion on East Broad Street. The Columbus Foundation owns the building. It’s next door to the foundation’s headquarters at the old governor’s mansion.