WOSU News Archives For: March 8, 2010

Inmate’s Suspected Overdose Delays Execution

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

There’s a life and death irony playing out in Ohio’s prison system. Corrections officials have gotten hospital treatment for a prison inmate, so he can get better and be executed.

Beulah Park Sold to Casino Developer

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

The developer of the planned Columbus Casino has agreed to buy the Beulah Park horse racing track in Grove City.

The Short North Has a Long History

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

As WOSU TV launches its Columbus Neighborhoods Series with a profile of the Short North. WOSU Commentator and local historian Ed Lentz says the neighborhood has seen its share of changes over the decades.

The Short North Grapples With Change

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

The Short North is one of Columbus’s most vibrant success stories. 40 years ago the area along N. High Street was in serious decline. But a group of art enthusiasts slowly raised the Short North from the ashes. Now rents are rising, threatening the art galleries that have made the district one of the city’s most popular destinations.

Artificial Limbs Collected for Haitian Amputees

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

Prosthetic patients across Central Ohio are giving their old artificial limbs to help amputees in earthquake stricken Haiti.