A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
The U.S. Labor Department has released new jobless figures for major metropolitan areas. It pegs Columbus’ unemployment rate at 8.2 percent. As the jobless rate remains stubbornly high, The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for the first time is hosting private companies in its booth at the State Fair.
The latest jobless report paints another optimistic picture of the Ohio economy.