Childhood innocence and generosity is apparent in a Dublin boy who mailed his allowance money to the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s football team. The financially-struggling program will end this season. Sitting down with WOSU, Bennett Williams expresses interest in continuing his mission to help.
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In recent weeks, pro sports teams in Cleveland and Cincinnati have asked government owners of their stadiums for repair money. Here in Columbus, the Blue Jackets are looking to upgrade Nationwide Arena, which is to be owned by taxpayers. WOSU reports on who will pay for the upgrades.
Democrats in the Ohio House say they plan to push for more oversight of the state’s new private job creation entity, and they want to create a fund to help local communities put police and firefighters back to work.
John Brennan won a second term last year, despite being open about his ongoing battle with pancreatic cancer.
Voters have 35 days to cast ballots by mail, at boards of elections via in-person early voting, or on Election Day.
Democrats say Randy Meyer’s recent speech at a Republican fundraiser is proof that the position has become too political.
Democrats say the Inspector General’s recent speech at a Republican fundraiser is proof that the position is too political.
Columbus Police say they have no suspects in the killing of a man whose body was found in trash dumped from a garbage truck.
Officials have euthanized a leopard that was among six creatures kept at an Ohio zoo since their suicidal owner released dozens of exotic animals that were subsequently killed by authorities.
Revenue rose slightly in the last three months of 2011, but income fell by nearly $2 million during the same time.
Catholic churches around the state are criticizing the federal government’s decision to require many church-operated institutions to offer employees access to free birth control.