Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
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A central Ohio grand jury has issued indictments against 14 people accused of being involved in a drug-trafficking ring that brought oxycodone from Florida “pill mills” for sale in central Ohio.
For some time , the idea of â€œshared servicesâ€ has been advocated as a way governments can save money. The latest ideas in â€œshared servicesâ€ is demonstrated in a suburban Columbus school district.
Two Dublin high schools have returned to normal after a morning bomb threat.
Ohio lawmakers passed laws to de-regulate electricity back in 1999. But, a competitive market in the area served by American Electric Power was slow to develop. Now, 18 percent of AEP customers have switched suppliers.
Marion County sheriff deputies say they fatally shot a man who pointed a gun at them. Deputies killed the man Sunday night at a mobile home park.