Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
WOSU News Archives For: October 17, 2008
Ohio’s elections chief has the U.S. Supreme Court on her side in a battle over voter registrations.
Ohio seeks restoration of grocery tax the Strickland administration has askedthe Ohio Supreme Court to restore a tax on groceries that was struck down by a state court of appeals.
The 2008 Columbus Marathon is scheduled to take place this weekend. According to Nationwide Better Health Columbus Marathon preparations are underway.
One of Ohio’s two U.S.. Senators is lambasting State Issue 6, that proposal to authorize a giant gambling casino in Southwest Ohio. But the main money-man behind the measure is strongly defending it.
Republican Steve Stivers, Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy and Independent Don Elijah Eckhart met up for a debate at WOSU at COSI. The three candidates vying for Ohio’s 15th Congressional District seat threw very few proverbial punches.