WOSU News Archives For: May 12, 2014

Course Requires Students Map Out Own Business Plan

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Members of Patrick O'Brien's business class, which instructs students to map out their life.
10:54AM
May
12, 2014

Some Miami students are going to leave with more than words. A special business class requires students to map out their career paths before they leave campus.

AEP Customers Get More Time For Utility Assistance

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7:58AM
May
12, 2014

A utility assistance program has extended the deadline for AEP Ohio customers to apply for financial help to pay this winter’s high heating bills.

Kasich Stresses “Important Movement” In GOP Dinner

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Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour was the keynote speaker, but it was Gov John Kasich who perhaps painted the clearest picture on why he thinks Republicans need to get out the vote.
7:54AM
May 12, 2014

Hundreds of Ohio GOP leaders gathered in Columbus over the weekend for the Party’s annual state dinner, where Gov. John Kasich talked about the importance of the November election.

Lightning Deemed Likely Cause Of Apartment Complex Fire

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Fire officials say all of the residents escaped unharmed from The Millington apartment complex before flames engulfed it. The blaze began about 8:40 p.m. Sunday.
7:32AM
May
12, 2014

Officials say a fire believed to have started after a lightning strike has damaged 10 apartments in a complex on the northwest side of Columbus.

Community Plates: Food Swaps Designed To End Hunger

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Several North Market merchants donate surplus food to Community Plates which then transports it to local food pantries and soup kitchens.
6:30AM
May 12, 2014

Thousands of people in Columbus go to bed hungry every night, while restaurants, markets and bakeries find themselves throwing away leftovers because they have no way to get it to people in need. But one local group is trying to change that one road trip at a time.