WOSU News Archives For: April 12, 2010

Welcoming Spring – Then and Now

12:00AM
April
12, 2010

After a winter filled with the sounds of snow plows, lawn mowers are once again humming in Central Ohio neighborhoods. WOSU Commentator Ed Lentz notes that while some signs of spring have changed over the years, other signs have not.

Columbus Agency Helps Taxpayers Get Earned Income Credit.

12:00AM
April
12, 2010

Taxes are due later this week and one Columbus-area agency is helping some taxpayers get the most from their return.

11 People Plead Guilty to Sham Marriage Schemes in Columbus

12:00AM
April
12, 2010

11 people in Columbus recently pleaded guilty for their involvement in sham marriage schemes. The pleas are the result of an investigation by local and federal officials led by the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agency. Prosecutors say foreign nationals paid thousands of dollars to wed Americans in hopes of longer stays and boosting citizenship chances in the United States.