Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
WOSU News Archives For: August 5, 2011
A federal transportation agency today visited Columbus in a bid to boost safety on commercial buses. A recent study estimates 36 percent of bus crash fatalities during the past decade can be linked to driver fatigue.
For the past year, a group of Columbus Crew soccer fans has been meeting in a storefront on Summit Street several blocks from Crew Stadium. Now the group is fighting to get the City of Columbus to reopen the building.
Owners of the Hollywood Casino have set an aggressive goal for diversity in construction hiring. The company says it wants about 25 percent of its building contracts to go to minority or women owned businesses.