WOSU News Archives For: March 18, 2010

Passenger Rail Supporters Tout Suburban Economic Development

12:00AM
March
18, 2010

Ohio passenger rail supporters hope trains running along the 3C corridor will boost economic activity for two suburbs along the route. WOSU reports critics of the rail plan say there won’t be enough riders to support an increase in economic development.

Non-Stop Liquor At Ohio Casinos?

12:00AM
March
18, 2010

Ohio voters last November approved a constitutional amendment authorizing full-scale gambling casinos in Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Toledo. But now, it’s up to state legislators to draw up the rules the casinos will have to live by. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has learned that the casino developers are negotiating behind the scenes to relax the liquor rules that would govern them.

Libraries Help Unemloyed at Job Help Day

12:00AM
March
18, 2010

Central Ohio job seekers found help at local libraries today, and the programming went above and beyond the job help libraries usually offer.