WOSU News Archives For: March 26, 2010

Local Somali Leaders Fear Community Will Not Be Counted

12:00AM
March
26, 2010

Local Somali leaders fear many community members will not be counted in the 2010 Census. They blame the Columbus census bureau for not helping Somalis understand how the census works, and for not hiring them to work for the bureau. The Columbus census bureau says it’s a misunderstanding.

Mother, Step-father Indicted for Murder of Four Year Old Boy

12:00AM
March
26, 2010

The Franklin County Grand Jury today returned indictments against the mother and step-father of a 4-year-old boy who was beaten to death.

Skeletons Settle In On Clintonville Lawn

12:00AM
March
26, 2010

On West North Broadway drivers don’t expect to see skeletons goofing off in someone’s front yard. But as they pass Brenda Arnold’s house they do. The skeletons have been known to climb trees or drink too much beer around the holidays. WOSU spoke with Arnold about the skeletons which now wear basketball jerseys to celebrate March Madness.Click the play bar to listen to the interview.

Consumers Get Stimulus Dollars For Green Appliances

12:00AM
March
26, 2010

There was Cash for Clunkers and tax credits for home buyers. Now there’s a rebate for consumers who buy more energy efficient appliances. As part of WOSU’s Following the Stimulus Money Series, WOSU reports on how you can get some green for “going green.”