For the hungry in some Columbus neighborhoods, emergency food supplies will be only a text away. The city will spend $135,000 to help to create a mobile scheduling program for selected food pantries.
WOSU News Archives For: August 10, 2009
HIV/AIDS is still present in Ohio. About 15,000 people live with the virus in the Buckeye state – that’s one for every 1000 Ohioans. But while the virus seems to be stable in the general population, statistics show the virus is spreading among the younger generation.
Supporters of a November ballot issue that would authorize full-scale gambling casinos in Ohio’s largest cities are raking in endorsements from some influential groups.
The Columbus divisions of police and fire are investigating an apparent murder-suicide on the city’s far north side Monday morning.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland Monday named 60 year old attorney Kathleen Burke to lead the Ohio Lottery Commission.
While foreclosures mount, some businesses are profiting. They include some mortgage brokers, companies that clean-up and fix-up foreclosed and vacant houses and first-time home buyers.