WOSU News Archives For: August 25, 2010

Community Garden Helps Food Pantries

12:00AM
August
25, 2010

An increasing number of people need assistance from food pantries. One local church helps meet those demands.

Central Ohio Housing Sales Mirror National Drop

12:00AM
August
25, 2010

Sales of previously occupied homes fell in the U.S. to the lowest level in 15 years last month as the economy weakened. The National Association of Realtors says July’s sales fell by more than 27 percent. Here in Central Ohio, the Columbus Board of Realtors noted comparable numbers. In July, home sales were down 27.9% from one year ago.

Columbus Schools Reduce Bus Routes

12:00AM
August
25, 2010

Thousands of Columbus high school students have a different bus stop this year. The district consolidated bus routes.