In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
Columbus Castings says it will add 500 positions at its South Side foundry.
This Labor Day, there are a record low number of Ohioans in the labor force – fewer than there have been since October 1978. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler talked to two economic experts who see that number – and others – in very different ways.
Ohio’s unemployment rate for July ticked up slightly after job reports for the last two months showed the rate at its lowest level since before the Great Recession.
Vice President Joe Biden says investment in infrastructure and job training is needed to increase economic opportunities in the nation’s cities.
A new report says the value of incentives grew from $56 million in 2012 to $63 million last year, and will grow to an estimated $65 million in the current fiscal year.
Ohio gets an above-average grade in a study that grades the health of each stateâ€™s manufacturing industry by looking at the tax climate, productivity, and other factors.
There is one a fledgling operation in Columbus that helps ex-offenders find work that often changes their lives and helps them stay out of prison.
The state says Ohio’s unemployment rate dropped in March to the lowest level in more than six years.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that nonfarm payroll employment rose by 288,000 in April. In a separate survey, the unemployment rate dipped by 0.4 percent.
The Ohio House has passed a nearly $2.4 billion state construction budget that funds a host of community, school, park and prison projects.