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.
WOSU News Archives For: September 27, 2013
First Lady Karen Kasich hosted a graduation ceremony Friday in the garden at the governorâ€™s residence. The graduates were women whoâ€™d been charged with solicitation or prostitution. Instead of jail time, they chose to enroll in a program called C.A.T.C.H.
Keeping bears, tigers, jaguars or other exotic animals in Ohio will soon require a new state-issued permit.
A committee examining capital punishment in Ohio wants lawmakers to debate whether the death penalty should be off the table for offenders with serious mental illness. Mental illness has long been a factor in deciding whether someone should be executed in the state, but the new proposal deals with eliminating it as an option upfront, [...]