Poll Gives Strickland Edge In Senate Race

The poll says 49 percent of Ohio voters approve of the job Portman has done. Strickland has a 49 percent "favorability" rating, while 89 percent of voters haven't heard enough about Democratic candidate P.G. Sittenfeld to form an opinion of him.
April 6, 2015

A new independent poll shows former Ohio governor Ted Strickland leading Republican Rob Portman in the race for Portman’s U.S. Senate seat.

Clinton Leads Paul, Bush In Ohio Poll

U.S. Sen. Ron Paul, former Secretary of State and U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton, and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush are among the leading candidates, according to the swing state poll by Quinnipiac University.
March 31, 2015

A new independent poll says Ohio voters favor Hillary Clinton over other likely presidential candidates.

Home Sales Down, Prices Up In February

The median sale price for homes in Central Ohio last month was 1$50,000, up 11 percent over the same time last year.
24, 2015

A smaller housing inventory has slowed home sales and driven up prices in Central Ohio. How long will that trend stick around?

Excavation Project Could Offer Insight Into Early Days Of Cholera

Undergraduate students examine the skeleton of a young male excavated from the Badia Pozzeveri cemetery.
23, 2015

An Ohio State University professor is leading an archaeological project that could help doctors better understand how the deadly bacteria has evolved over the last 160 years.

OSU Tips Off NCAA Tournament Play Against Virginia Commonwealth

OSU hopes to ride the play of star freshman guard D'Angelo Russell, who leads the team in scoring and rebounds.
March 19, 2015

The Buckeyes play Virginia Commonwealth University in Portland, and hope to improve on last year’s loss to the University of Dayton in the opening round.

Columbus To Challenge Red Light Camera Ban

Supporters of the cameras say they make roadways safer and save lives. Critics often call them invasive and money-making tools for municipalities.
19, 2015

Columbus city leaders say they will file a lawsuit to repeal a new state law that effectively bans red light cameras.

Buckeye Lake Town Hall Meeting Draws Nearly 500 People

Buckeye Lake Dam
Buckeye Lake Dam
March 18, 2015

The future of Buckeye Lake and it’s troubled dam were the subject of a town hall meeting that brought out nearly 500 people Monday night.

Olentangy Elementary Teacher Arrested For Rape

Rausenberg, 39, was arrested Monday night in Columbus and booked in the Delaware County Jail.
March 17, 2015

Arrowhead Elementary School teacher Matthew Rausenberg was arrested late Monday on felony rape and gross sexual imposition charges.

OSU Women’s Team Earns Five Seed, Will Play James Madison

Ohio State freshman Kelsey Mitchell was named the Big Ten Co-Player of the Year and the unanimous Freshman of the Year.
March 17, 2015

The OSU women’s basketball team is returning to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2012.