WOSU News Archives For: October 15, 2008

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Campaigns for Mary Jo Kilroy

12:00AM
October
15, 2008

U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi campaigned in Columbus today for democratic congressional candidate Mary Jo Kilroy. Kilroy and Republican Steve Stivers are the major candidates for the 15th district seat being vacated by Representative Deborah Pryce.

Columbus bookbinder still uses old-fashioned techniques

Ron Bowman, owner of Beck and Orr, a bookbinding service, gets ready to put a cover on a book.
12:00AM
October 15, 2008

For decades, a small shop on West Broad Street, has survived economic ups and downs by providing a unique service….bookbinding. On this Columbus Day holiday, WOSU begins an occasional series of reports on Central Ohioans who discovered Columbus and now help to thread the fabric of community.

Former Intelligence Officials Urge Presidential Action.

12:00AM
October
15, 2008

In the midst of a hotly-contested presidential campaign in Ohio, two former intelligence officials visited Columbus to urge Senators John McCain and Barack Obama to take executive action against mistreatment of U-S prisoners if they’re elected next month.