WOSU News Archives For: May 18, 2011

Thousands Turn Out For Youth Job Fair In Columbus

Youth Job Fair
A couple of thousand young job-seekers showed up for a job fair at COSI on Wednesday.
12:00AM
May 18, 2011

A couple of thousand young job-seekers showed up for a job fair at COSI on Wednesday. Mayor Michael Coleman helped recruit employers to the fair after the federal government cut funds for its summer jobs program. The students and young adults turned out in droves for a chance to work.

Ohio Principals Reject “Competitive Balance” Changes

Football: Jets-v-Eagles, Sep 2009 - 29
Some proposed rule changes that would have made it harder for small private schools to dominate Ohio high school sports will not be taking effect.
12:00AM
May
18, 2011

Some proposed rule changes that would have made it harder for small private schools to dominate Ohio high school sports will not be taking effect.

New Poll: Voters Don’t Like Senate Bill 5

SB 5 Protest
Thousands of Ohioans gather outside the Statehouse to protest Senate Bill 5. A new poll finds most Ohio voters would dump the state's new law that limits bargaining by public employees and bars them from striking.
12:00AM
May
18, 2011

A new poll finds most Ohio voters would dump the state’s new law that limits bargaining by public employees and bars them from striking.