Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Maggots In Food Among New Prison Food Complaints
Maggots in food, staffing shortages and multiple reports of running out of food are among new complaints facing the vendor that won the contract to serve food to Ohio inmates.
Reports obtained by The Associated Press through records requests found numerous problems reported since April, when the state prison system took the rare step of fining the vendor because of contract failures.
The records show 65 instances where employees of Philadelphia-based Aramark Correctional Services failed to provide food or ran out of it.
The records also show five cases of maggots found in food or the food preparation process, and several days when Aramark employees failed to show up for work.
Aramark says it’s the victim of an anti-privatization campaign and problems are declining.