WOSU News Archives For: November 23, 2012

NHL Cancels Games Through Dec. 14, All-Star Game In Columbus

2013 NHL All-Star Game
The latest causality of the NHL's work stoppage is the 2013 All-Star Game scheduled to be played in Columbus.
4:26PM
November 23, 2012

The NHL is calling off all games through Dec. 14, plus the 2013 NHL All-Star Weekend scheduled for Jan. 26-27 in Columbus, Ohio. The league made the announcement Friday, the 69th day of the NHL’s lockout of its players. The new cancellations come as little surprise. The two sides had an unproductive negotiating session on [...]

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25 year Columbus Firefighter was injured during a suspicious house fire in southeast Columbus.
11:59AM
November 23, 2012

Columbus Firefighters are investigating an arson fire at a vacant home in the Southeast part of town that sent a firefighter to the hospital.

OH Holiday Shoppers Warned Of Intersection Crashes

Easton Town Center street at night
ODOT warns holiday shoppers to be careful in shopping corridors.
9:29AM
November
23, 2012

Black Friday begins not only the holiday shopping season but the seasonal increase in intersection crashes.

Man Found Dead In SW Ohio House Destroyed By Fire

8:25AM
November
23, 2012

Man found dead in SW Ohio house destroyed by fire Authorities say a man was found dead in the burned ruins of his home after fire destroyed the one-story frame house in southwest Ohio.

Ohio Food Stamp Cut Won’t Be As Severe As Expected

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Federal food stamp benefits will not be cut as much as expected.
7:53AM
November 23, 2012

A drop in food stamp benefits for some Ohioans won’t be as steep as first feared a few weeks ago.

Black Friday Deals Expand For Holiday Shoppers

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Black Friday deals stretch through the Thanksgiving week.
5:00AM
November
23, 2012

While today is called “Black Friday” in the retail world, one Ohio consumer expert says the entire Thanksgiving week now includes holiday shopping deals.