Delaware County Had Ohio’s Lowest Jobless Rate In February

State labor officials say Delaware County had a jobless rate of 3.6 percent in February
March 25, 2015

State labor officials say the county had a February jobless rate of 3.6 percent, just below northwest Ohio’s Mercer County.

OSU Chief Financial Officer to Leave In May

Geoffrey Chatas says he will leave Ohio to pursue another opportunity.
March 18, 2015

Ohio State University announced today its senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be leaving in May.

Mount Carmel Health Systems Will Expand In Grove City

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13, 2015

Mount Carmel announced it will move its main hospital operations out of Franklinton to a new facility in Grove City.

Former Gov. Strickland, Councilman Sittenfeld In Primary Challenge

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Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and former Cincinnati Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld will face each other in the Democratic primary for a U.S. Senate seat.
March 10, 2015

Former governor Ted Strickland plans to challenge Republican Senator Rob Portman. Strickland will likely face an opponent in the primary, P.G. Sittenfeld, a Cincinnati City Councilman.

I-70 Westbound On East Side Open Following Accident

Semi trailer accident leaves green powder on roadway and shuts down I-70 Westbound between I-270 and Miller-Kelton exit.
March 3, 2015

A semi-truck hauling lawn fertilizer caused westbound lanes of I-70 on the city’s east side to close for several hours this morning.

Cold Front Tracks Behind Weekend Snow

Many school districts north of Columbus delayed class or canceled classes Monday, while Columbus City Schools and districts south of the city were mostly running on time.
February 23, 2015

Forecasts call for a Monday high near 10 degrees in Columbus, with temperatures sinking to -5 Monday night and Tuesday morning.

Coleman Speaks Of Appreciation In Final State Of City Address

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February 20, 2015

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman also used the address to name some priorities for his final year in office, including affordable downtown housing.

Snow Storm Clips Columbus, Hammers Southwest Ohio

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17, 2015

Columbus City Schools opted to keep students at home on Tuesday. Most districts in Ross, Fayette, and Fairfield counties were also closed or delayed.

Philadelphia, Not Columbus Will Host Democrats in 2016

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Central Ohio's hopes of bringing the Democratic National Convention to Columbus were dashed when the DNC picked Philadelphia.
12, 2015

Democrats have picked Philadelphia as the site of their 2016 national convention, dashing Columbus’s hopes of hosting the event at Nationwide Arena.