WOSU News Archives For: June 25, 2014

Columbus Advances In Democratic National Convention Site Selection

Columbus skyline
Columbus moves closer to hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
25, 2014

Columbus is one step closer to hosting a national political convention in 2016. Members of the Democratic National Committee are expected to visit the city later this summer.

A Third Troubled Hotel On Columbus’ North Side Will Close For Now

super 8 motel
A judge orders a crime-plagued Super 8 Motel on Dublin Granville Road to close for now.
June 25, 2014

A third north Columbus hotel will be shutting down at least temporarily because of reported crime problems.

Some Coumbus Schools Staff Risk Loss Of Certification

Some Columbus educators face loss of certification after academic audit of attendance and grade manipulation
25, 2014

The state says about 60 educators in Columbus city schools could lose their licenses because of the recent attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

Kasich Denies Any Involvement In Suarez Case

Kasich says he "may have had a meeting with (Suarez) a long time ago", but he denies any involvement in the case against Suarez.
June 25, 2014

Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he “may have had a meeting” with embattled businessman Benjamin Suarez, but he says he’s not involved in the campaign finance case and Kasich’s testimony would serve no purpose.