The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
About 56,000 utility customers in Ohio remain without power in the wake of this week’s winter storm. Residents of the Hocking Hills are among the hardest hit by the outages.
Several school tax levies will appear on Franklin County ballots in November. Supporters say additional money is needed for things like curricula, buildings and operating expenses. But recent real estate revaluations may cause voters to think twice about approving more taxes.