Connie Richards and Olivia Midnight of Worthington are the teenage hosts behind “Kids Interview Bands.” They’ve interviewed more than 100 musicians on their video blog, with members from bands like the Pixies, Barenaked Ladies and Insane Clown Posse. These girls know how to hold their own.
Two of the region’s largest private employers are celebrating some good news, while another Central Ohio mainstay is limping through the fall.
Authorities say a central Ohio woman faked a cancer diagnosis for her 4-year-old son and shaved his head in a scheme that convinced him and others he was dying and bilked people out of donations.
Central Ohio communities commemorate Memorial Day today with parades and other activities. Here are some of today’s events.
April home sales increased 20 percent statewide and 36 percent in Columbus compared to the previous year.
The latest local unemployment data shows the Columbus region had an April jobless rate one percent below the statewide average.
Attorney General Mike DeWine says investigators noticed a problem with the kits from Pickaway Diversified Industries when several kits from obviously-unrelated cases tested positive for the same DNA.
Central Ohio home sales were up for the tenth straight month in October. While some realtors say this is a sign the area is “out of the woods,” other industry experts say “not so fast.”
According to state figures released Tuesday, the unemployment rate for central Ohio fell from 6.0 percent in August to 5.7 percent last month. That’s the lowest level in more than more than four years and more than a full percent below the current statewide average.
The state is adding two express lanes from I-270 to U.S. 23 North to reduce congestion and improve safety.
The latest jobs report shows Delaware, Union and Franklin counties outperforming much of the state, while counties in southern and southeast Ohio continue to struggle.