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Democratic Voters Will Soon Decide Contested Senate Race.

14, 2010

The leading Democratic candidates in Ohio’s May 4 U.S. Senate primary debated in Cleveland over jobs, trust and who can win the seat held for 12 years by retiring Republican George Voinovich.

Will City Center Demolition Spur Residential, Retail Growth?

13, 2009

The CEO of the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation is defending the demolition of the City Center Mall as the best option for the site. Guy Worley spoke Wednesday to the Columbus Metropolitan Club

Streetcars Debated in Columbus

16, 2008

Columbus Mayor Coleman’s streetcar proposal was debated today at the Columbus Metropolitan Club. Coleman wants to build a 103-million-dollar line that would connect downtown with Ohio State University along North High Street.

Columbus searches for its identity

21, 2008

Energy, imagination and sex appeal– these are all terms used to describe Columbus’ identity. Last night at a Metropolitan Club forum city residents and young professionals debated Columbus’ image and how it should be marketed to attract more business and culture.

Ohio Voters Might Decide Adult Business Law

7, 2007

Strip-club owners and dancers will try to get voters to overturn recently approved restrictions that will forbid touching of strippers and nude dancing after midnight.

House passed scaled back strip club regulations

May 17, 2007

Ohio House lawmakers voted 73 to 24 to pass a plan that would ban strip club customers from touching dancers. It would also ban full nudity in nightclubs after midnight.

Strip-club compromise would restrict touching, full nudity

15, 2007

An Ohio House committee has approved a compromise to a controversial statewide crackdown on adult businesses.

Judge Puts ‘Private Club Smoking’ On Hold

30, 2007

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.

Ohio Wal-Marts Begin Selling $4 Prescriptions

Ohio Sam's Club and Wal-Mart stores now offer certain generic drug prescriptions for $4. Competitors recently announced their own plans.
October 26, 2006

Wal-Mart stores in Ohio today began selling certain generic prescription drugs for 4 dollars. Company officials say the reduced priced prescriptions represent about a quarter of the prescriptions dispensed in the United States. The company says it’s passing the saving on to customers. But critics of the giant retailer suspect other motives.