WOSU News Archives For: February 1, 2008

Groups Speak Out On Governor’s Budget Cuts

12:00AM
February
1, 2008

Groups that will be affected by Governor Ted Strickland’s proposed budget cuts are speaking out.

Governor Criticized for KENO Proposal

12:00AM
February
1, 2008

Governor Ted Strickland’s plan to legalize electronic gaming machines like KENO at bars and veterans halls across Ohio is drawing fire from anti-gambling activists.

Columbus Residents Get “Coats for Kids” Assistance

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12:00AM
February 1, 2008

St. Stephens Community House at 1500 East 17th Ave. in Columbus is in the middle of its “Coats or Kids” program. St. Stephens is expecting about one thousand people to receive new and used winter clothing to those in need, no questions asked.

Filene’s Basement holds 8th annual “Running of the Brides”

A bride's friend tries to find the perfect gown.
12:00AM
February 1, 2008

It’s often compared to Spain’s running of the bulls, except there are no red-eyed, snorting bulls, just brides-to-be. And they’re running toward racks of highly discounted wedding gowns. Filene’s Basement held its eighth annual “Running of the Brides” Friday morning.