On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
County Commits $80K To Fight Terrorism Recruitment
The Franklin County Commissioners say they will spend $80,000 to prevent terrorist recruitment efforts.
The Commission on Tuesday approved $80,000 in federal homeland security money to create tutoring programs, summer job training and crime-prevention programs.
Seleshi Asfaw is the executive director of Ethiopian Tewahedo social services. He says the program will focus on Franklin County’s so-called new Americans.
Asfaw says prevention is the best way to counter terrorist recruitment efforts.
“Prevention is the best solution before these youngstersÂ go though a different route,” Asfaw said.