Ohio’s official unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in 13 years after employers added naerly 18,000 jobs in November.
Central Ohio Delays and Cancellations for Friday, January 8, 2010
The leader of the Columbus Catholic Church is considering how to cope with a problem that dioceses around the country face. Bishop Frederick Campbell is trying to keep churches open through population shifts and a declining number of priests. WOSU reports Central Ohio parishioners soon will know the bishop’s plan.
Icy sidewalks and side streets have forced delays and closures of many school districts for a second day this week.
The Defense Supply Center Columbus has been saved in the latest round of base closings. A spokesman for Ohio congresswoman Deborah Pryce says DSCC will not only remain open, but will add jobs. John McClelland says indications are DSCC will add about 1,700 jobs.