WOSU News Archives For: March 14, 2008

Columbus Symphony Weeks Away from Insolvency

12:00AM
March
14, 2008

The chair of the Columbus Symphony board of directors says the orchestra will soon run out of money. Without an infusion of cash, Buzz Trafford says the orchestra could cease to function in less than 60 days.

OSU Researcher: Scientific Discovery Threatened by Lack of Funding

12:00AM
March
14, 2008

An Ohio State researcher testified before Congress this week about the need for additional funding for the National Institutes of Health.

National Century verdict has far-reaching effects

12:00AM
March
14, 2008

Pension funds and investment groups from throughout the country have a stake in the National Century criminal trial. A group of investors has a $1.6 billion civil lawsuit against two of the five executives convicted of fraud in federal court yesterday.

YMCA Lends Helping Hand With New Curfew

12:00AM
March
14, 2008

Columbus police commanders welcome Mayor Coleman’s program to crack down on teenagers who break the city’s decades old curfew. And the place where the curfew breakers would go – the downtown YMCA – says its up to the challenge.