For the hungry in some Columbus neighborhoods, emergency food supplies will be only a text away. The city will spend $135,000 to help to create a mobile scheduling program for selected food pantries.
WOSU News Archives For: June 1, 2010
Four Ohio State University students were held at gunpoint overnight.
In April, more than 37,000 jobs were created in Ohio – which led the nation. But Ohio’s unemployment rate is still at a 25 year high. And a recent report by the Ohio Supreme Court showed new foreclosures were nine percent higher than the same period last year. Reporters from public radio stations around the state hit the streets to ask Ohioans to describe their feelings about the economy now and looking forward. Click on the listen bar to hear the report.
Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. WOSU reports more vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio healthcare professionals to learn how to help.