WOSU News Archives For: March 13, 2008

Columbus Mayor makes ninth State of the City Address

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March
13, 2008

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman gave his ninth State of the City Address last night. He addressed a decades old curfew law that’s never been enforced and downtown housing.

Columbus Zoo Director Will Retire at the End of the Year

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March
13, 2008

Longtime Columbus Zoo Director Jerry Borin is ready to call it quits – almost.

South-side residents hope health center can spark change

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March
13, 2008

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman Thursday announced plans to rebuild the John Maloney South Side Health Center on Parsons Avenue. The move comes two years after officials closed and demolished the original facility because of structural damage. Neighborhood residents say need better access health care, and they welcome any sign of economic development.

National Century Execs. Found Guilty

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March
13, 2008

Five National Century executives were found guilty of fraud charges Thursday in what is described as one of the biggest corporate fraud cases since Enron. The Dublin-based company was once the nation’s top healthcare financers.

Special Series Part 2: Franklin Co. Elections: Prelude to November Balloting

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12:00AM
March 13, 2008

Franklin County elections officials say the March 4th primary went smoothly with just a few glitches here and there. In spite of complaints from dissatisfied voters, the primary proved to be a prelude to the big event in November.

WOSU looks back at Mayor Coleman’s 2007 State of City Address

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March
13, 2008

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman is set to deliver his first State of the City Address of his new term tonight. WOSU spoke with the mayor this week to see how some of his proposals he made last year are going.