WOSU News Archives For: January 16, 2012

Thousands In Ohio Celebrate King’s Life

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The Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial
7:00PM
January
16, 2012

Roughly 4,000 people gathered to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day at an event in Columbus.

Many Ohio Senators Returning Anti-Abortion Bears

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The Ohio Statehouse
6:30PM
January 16, 2012

Many state senators plan to return teddy bears given to them by supporters of an Ohio “heartbeat bill” that would give the state the nation’s strictest abortion limit.

What Does Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy Mean To You?

10:52AM
January
16, 2012

Today, Americans across the country remember the life of Civil Rights Leader, Martin Luther King, Jr. What does Dr. King’s legacy mean to you?

Ohio State Football Coach Urban Meyer Dismisses Two Players

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Ohio State Football Coach Urban Meyer dismisses two players from the team.
9:46AM
January
16, 2012

New Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer has dismissed two players for off-the-field problems.

Ohioans Can Give Tax Refunds To Historical Society

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Ohio taxpayers can now contribute all or part of their state tax return to the Ohio Historical Society.
9:39AM
January
16, 2012

Ohio residents filing their individual state income tax forms this year will see a new check-off option allowing them to donate all or part of their refunds to the Ohio Historical Society.

Non-Profit Rebuilding Together Helps With Home Repairs

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Homeowners borrow more lawn care and landscaping tools than any other from the tool lending library.
5:00AM
January
16, 2012

One Central Ohio non-profit agency wants to nip the problem in the bud by providing home owners with the tools and knowledge they need to keep their homes from falling into disrepair.