WOSU News Archives For: June 15, 2009

Fordham Institute: College Graduates “Flee” Buckeye State

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June
15, 2009

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute has released a report titled Losing Ohio’s Future: Why college graduates flee the Buckeye State and what might be done about it. The Institutes’s Emmy Partin says part of the reason is due to practicality.

Are Seatbelt Ads Misleading?

12:00AM
June
15, 2009

Have Ohio and federal highway safety officials gone too far, trying to convince Ohio drivers and their passengers to buckle up? That’s a question that statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has been asking. Here is his report.

Parks Department Deals With Cuts

12:00AM
June
15, 2009

In the shadow of significant budget deficits, all city departments have been forced to cut back. But one of the most deeply affected has been – and continues to be – the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department. WOSU’s Sadie Taylor reports.

Ohio’s Two Remaining Outdoor Historical Dramas Brace for a Worsening Economy

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12:00AM
June 15, 2009

Ohio has been home to three major outdoor historical dramas for more than a quarter century. This month, one of the three fell victim to the economy and other problems.