Columbus ‘Nuisance’ Motel Coming Down

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Demolition crews take down Motel One on East Main Street in Columbus. City leaders took the owner to environmental court to get clearance to demolish it.
11, 2014

Demolition crews are taking down a nuisance motel on East Main Street. Motel One was closed two years ago after being identified as a crime magnet.

Columbus Symphony Orchestra Names New Music Director

Rossen Milanov conducts the Princeton Symphony Orchestra.
Rossen Milanov conducts the Princeton Symphony Orchestra.
September 10, 2014

Rossen Milanov has been named Music Director of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra effective September 15.

Reynoldsburg Teachers’ Union Issues Strike Notice

The Reynoldsburg Education Association as issued a 10-day strike notice after members overwhelmingly rejected the school board's most recent contract proposal.
September 8, 2014

Following a breakdown in contract negotiations, Reynoldsburg school teachers say they will strike.

Reynoldsburg Teachers Overwhelmingly Reject Board Offer

Reynoldsburg schools are operating while the school board and the Reynoldsburg Teachers Association negotiate a new contract.
September 8, 2014

Reynoldsburg Teachers voted to reject the latest contract offer from Reynoldsburg school board by a 97 to 3 percent margin.

Ohio National Guard Postpones Training

The Ohio National Guard has postponed training exercises for lack of funds
September 8, 2014

Ohio adjutant Major General Deborah Ashenhurst has postponed training drills and travel for Ohio National Guard members. Ashenhurst announced the change after funding from Congress fell short.

Worthington Council Approves Guidelines For 41-Acre Property

The property is considered prime real estate that sits between downtown Worthington and Interstate 270.
4, 2014

The city council in Worthington has approved development guidelines for the 41-acre property that once held the United Methodist Children’s Home.

Man In Custody After Four Bodies Found In Bucyrus

The four bodies were found Monday in the Crawford County city of about 12,000 people.
3, 2014

Police have not released any possible motives in the four deaths in the Crawford County city of about 12,000 people.

South High School Students Back In Classrooms After Bomb Threat

A school spokesman says the threat was phoned in around 8:10 am Tuesday. Columbus police searched the building and did not find anything suspicious.
September 2, 2014

South High School students returned to classes about 10:30 Tuesday morning after a bomb threat forced them to leave the building.

Alumni Band Members Push Trustees To Rehire Waters

Former band members play outside the OSU Board of Trustees meeting Friday morning.
29, 2014

About 100 former members of the Ohio State University Marching Band protested and played outside the OSU Board of Trustees’ meeting Friday.