The head of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition says Columbus has a large stake in potential changes to immigration law. Joseph Mas says the city has a larger undocumented population than other Ohio cities.
Computer systems experts today are working with county children’s services agencies to eliminate glitches in a critical data-sharing program. At stake: the safety of thousands of abused or neglected children.
Even though 20,000 students graduate from colleges and universities in and around Franklin County each year, about two-thirds of them leave the state. The Columbus City Council hopes a new program will attract and keep young professionals in the city.