WOSU News Archives For: April 28, 2008

Max & Erma’s Becomes Second Columbus-Based Restaurant Chain to be Sold in a Week

12:00AM
April
28, 2008

Max & Erma’s stock closed up nearly 30 percent Monday on word the Columbus-based restaurant chain is being purchased by a G & R Acquisition Inc of Pittsburgh.

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Voter ID Well Received by Some in Ohio

12:00AM
April
28, 2008

Indiana’s Republican secretary of state says today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding the state’s voter ID law means voters can have confidence in elections.

“Capture the Moment” Features the Best of Photojournalism

12:00AM
April
28, 2008

Photojournalism isn’t often considered an art form – for many, it’s just a quick and easy vehicle to communicate the latest news.

Busy Day for Bomb Squad

12:00AM
April
28, 2008

It’s only Monday, but it has already been a busy week for the Columbus Division of Fire Bomb Squad after two bomb threats, at two locations, in two days here in Columbus.

Mount Vernon school system scrutinizes “religious” teacher

12:00AM
April
28, 2008

Mount Vernon school administrators await results from an independent investigator before taking any action in the case of Eighth grade science instructor John Freshwater. Freshwater refuses to remove a Bible from his desk at the local middle school. While supporters rallied, others say he uses his teaching position to preach his Christian views.

Ohio Wildlife Center Begins 25th Season

An Ohio Wildlife Center volunteer who calls himself Mac provides a perch for a screech owl.
12:00AM
April 28, 2008

The Ohio Wildlife Center has just opened for its 25th season in central Ohio.