WOSU News Archives For: August 26, 2011

Red Cross, Others Fly Out of Port Columbus Into Path of ‘Irene’

Hurricane Irene
Hurricane Irene as it slams the Bahamas.
5:21PM
August
26, 2011

States along the eastern seaboard are prepping for the effects of Hurricane Irene. WOSU spoke with people today who are traveling toward the path of the storm.

Ohio Lends Support Ahead of ‘Irene’

12:47PM
August
26, 2011

Ohio is providing shelter and support as Hurricane Irene aims toward the East Coast hundreds of miles away.

Revitalization Slow On 161 In North Columbus

161 businesses photo
The Beechcroft Centre on 161
5:00AM
August
26, 2011

The area near State Route 161 in North Columbus is undergoing a change. Faced with competition to the north and south, many businesses have closed. Residents and business owners are looking for a rebound. The recently renovated Morse Road offers them hope.