Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
As the 2010 Census numbers continue to trickle out, the most recent figures released show Franklin County is more diverse.
The first Latino cancer summit was held Thursday in Columbus. Attendees heard from the former president of the American Cancer Society who called for a shift in the cancer treatment paradigm.
The US census Bureau reports Hispanics comprise 15 percent of the United States population. That could rise to 30 percent by the year 2050. WOSU Commentator Elizabeth Martinez says its time Hispanics are looked upon less as immigrants and more as members of American culture.
Local interpreter training and placement service doubles size as need grows in Central Ohio.
Members of Columbus’Hispanic community used their annual Good Friday Procession to honor the 10 victims of last September’s fatal fire at the Lincoln West Apartment complex.