Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]
WOSU News Archives For: November 12, 2012
For the first time in nearly a month, Ohio drivers are seeing an increase in gas prices as the week begins.
An Ohio legislator thinks the state should offer taxpayers the option of getting their Ohio refunds on prepaid debit cards.
Ohioans who get food stamp benefits could see that aid shrink by about $50 a month next year, partly because of a change in how the government calculates utility expenses for recipients.
Tonight WOSU TV airs the latest in a series of documentaries telling the story of Columbus Neighborhoods. Tonightâ€™s program looks at the history of Old Towne East. WOSU Commentator and local historian Ed Lentz says the majestic neighborhood just east of downtown has also seen its challenges.
The latest installment in the Columbus Neighborhoods series is a profile of the section known as Olde Towne East. Once the â€œsilk stockingâ€ of the city, sections of Olde Town East around Main Street began to decline. Two years ago local residents stepped in and voted the area â€œdry.â€