With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
WOSU News Archives For: November 25, 2011
The new boss of the Ohio Turnpike sees a proposal to lease the toll road as part of the bigger issue of state government efficiency amid limited resources.
Ohio regulators have given a Texas company a permit to create and operate two wells in Mansfield to dispose of salty water that’s a byproduct of the gas drilling procedure known as fracking.
Ohio has decided to kill its plan to collect welfare overpayments dating back to as far as 1985.
A newspaper investigation has found that tens of thousands of Ohioans are abusing a federal program that gives free cell phones to low-income households.
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman hopes to begin rolling out his city-wide curbside recycling service in the spring. But thereâ€™s a group of people who will be left out of that: those who rent apartments. WOSU talked with two young entrepreneurs whose business caters to the very ones the city excludes.
Some people have been in the stores for Black Friday since early this morning. But others got a jump start last night, as a few national chain stores opened before midnight. WOSU talked with an Ohio State University marketing professor on what holiday spending looks like this season and this weekendâ€™s best deals.