WOSU News Archives For: April 15, 2008

Ohio Legislators Consider Sick Leave

12:00AM
April
15, 2008

Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill that would give up to seven paid sick days to more than two million employees.

Ohio Legislators Move to Outlaw Plant Hallucinogenic

12:00AM
April
15, 2008

A plant that’s become popular as a hallucinogenic drug is a step closer to becoming illegal in Ohio.

Neighbors say mayor’s help is long overdue

Advocates for better neighborhoods: Joanne St. Claire, Norma Ferguson, Russell Little, Reecie Collins and Hollis Keels
12:00AM
April 15, 2008

Columbus Mayor Coleman kicked off a new season of his Neighborhood Pride program at Brentnell Recreation Center today. Neighborhood residents are encouraged to work with the city to ensure code enforcement, pick up litter, and spruce up their houses.

Airline merger has positives, negatives for Ohio passengers

12:00AM
April
15, 2008

The recently announced multi-billion dollar merger between Delta and Northwest may be another hit to the shrinking airline market for Central Ohio passengers. But an industry analyst says the consolidation could benefit the Delta hub in Cincinnati.

Dann Spokesman Placed on Leave

12:00AM
April
15, 2008

For the second time in two weeks, a high ranking employee of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office has been put on paid administrative leave. And that’s not all. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports the A-G isn’t complying with some requests for public documents.