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President Obama: “Moving in Right Direction”

August 18, 2010

President Obama used a visit to Central Ohio to tout what he called the success of the federal stimulus package and to help Ohio Democrats. The president visited a Clintonville-area home Wednesday and attended a fund-raiser for Governor Strickland. The president maintains the economy is “on the right track.”

August Home Sales Show Slight Improvement in Columbus Area

24, 2009

August home sales figures for central Ohio show the average price for houses rose by about one percent compared to July.

Grove City Residents Hot About School Levy

South-Western City Schools, for a second time this year, want voters to approve an operating levy. The levy will cost property owners $254 for every $100,000 in value.
August 3, 2009

Voters in one part of Columbus will vote on two tax issues – the income tax and a school levy. South-Western City Schools is once again asking voters to increase their taxes. And once again the issue has generated fierce debate.

November Election Could Prove Easier Passage of Tax Hike

26, 2009

To prevent further budget cuts, Columbus City Council may ask voters to increase the city’s income tax. There is speculation city officials might go to the ballot in August rather than wait until November. WOSU looks at the pros and cons of a summer election.