This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Ohio Receives Million Dollar Settlement
Ohio has received $1.6 million as part of a settlement in the largest environmental bankruptcy case in U.S. history.
The settlement resolves a claim filed against American Smelting and Refining Company. Run off from the facility contaminated an area near Joyce and 12th Avenues. Money from the settlement will cover remediation of the area and past investigation costs.
American Smelting and Refining Company, a leading U.S. producer of copper, operated on Windsor Avenue from the early 1970s until 1986.