Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Ohio Jobless Rate – No Movement In July
After several months of steady but slight declines, Ohio’s unemployment rate remained unchanged in July. The state’s jobless rate stands at 7.2 percent – the same as it was in June.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says Ohio gained about 11,000 jobs last month. The biggest gains were in educational and health services while the biggest job loss occurred in government.
The number of unemployed workers in Ohio was 418,000, about 2,000 less than June.
Ohio’s jobless rate still remains below the US rate of 8.3 percent and lower than Ohio’s unemployment rate was last year. Last July Ohio’s rate stood at 8.9 percent.
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