95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
In an unanimous ruling, the Columbus Civil Service Commission has upheld the city’s firing of firefighter Marc Cain.
With a new cloud over his presidential campaign, Republican Herman Cain plans a three-stop Ohio swing that could test the impact of the latest allegation of inappropriate behavior.
Republican Herman Cain told a Circleville audience last night that a U.S. presidential race between two black candidates would show “it’s not about color.” The former Godfather’s Pizza executive from Georgia addressed the possibility of a race between him and President Obama after appearing at a Faith and Freedom Coalition rally at Ohio Christian University. [...]
A Franklin County judge has delayed a rule that exempted some private clubs from the state’s smoking ban. Judge David Cain issued a temporary restraining order Monday at the request of the Ohio Licensed Beverage Association, a bar owners’ trade group.