WOSU News Archives For: July 21, 2011

Penn National Announces Annexation Into Columbus

Dispatch
After a last minute snag in negotiations, Penn National has agreed to annex its West Side casino site into Columbus. The deal with the city and Columbus Dispatch should clear the way for the casino.
12:54PM
July
21, 2011

After a last minute snag in negotiations, Penn National has agreed to annex its West Side casino site into Columbus. The deal with the city and Columbus Dispatch should clear the way for the casino.

Community Centers Provide Respite From Heat

Hot Day
In the midst of a heatwave, city workers opened fire hydrants at several locations around Columbus, including this one at Linden Park, on July 20, 2011.
12:40PM
July
21, 2011

People in Columbus are trying to stay cool under an oppressive heat wave that seems to have stalled over much of the nation’s mid section. People are beating the heat in various ways.