With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
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A Franklin County judge ruled in favor of the Community Shelter Board Monday to move forward with plans to open a homeless shelter next to a daycare on the West Side.
The state’s budget director says the tax increases are a greater concern to him, because of the potential they have to send the nation into an economic recession.
A top Veterans Affairs official says Columbus is among cities reporting a decline in the number of homeless veterans. During a visit to Columbus, VA Assistant Secretary, Tommy Sowers, says annual counts of homeless in the U.S. shows 14,000 fewer veterans in shelters or on the street.
Ohio tax officials are starting to return more than $13 million to more than 3,000 Ohio companies that unknowingly overpaid their commercial activity tax.
The county Board of Elections has told the Ohio Supreme Court it stands by its decision to reject an Orange Township fire levy because trustees missed a filing deadline by two minutes.
A Franklin County judge has refused to block the opening of an overflow homeless shelter that’s planned for a building that sits next to a day care center.
Gun control activists are stepping up calls for Gov. John Kasich to veto a bill to let gun be kept in vehicles in the Statehouse parking garage.
Ohio’s 18 electors gathered at the Statehouse Monday to cast their official votes for president and vice president.
Some Ohio charters have broken away from their management company after executives refused to show how they were spending state tax dollars.