This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Ohio Unemployment Unchanged From August
Ohio’s jobless rate stayed flat at 9.1 percent in September, even though the state shed about 21,000 jobs.
Leisure and hospitality performed the poorest, losing about 6,300 jobs. Educational and health services lost more than 5,000 positions, goods-producing industries shrank by 4,600, and financial activities lost some 2,900 workers.
Only information services and trade, transportation, and utilities gained positions in September.
Ohio saw 14 straight months of decreased unemployment from the peak rate of 10.6 percent in September 2009, but has seen flat or increased unemployment since May.