The largest infrastructure project in Akron’s history is turning into a job-training program that local officials hope will help close the skills gap.
State lawmakers, governors and officials are celebrating the life of former Ohio governor John J. Gilligan as a man committed to his state.
Ohio Gov. John Kasichâ€™s plan to tax lawyers, lobbyists and accountants is fraught with potential potholes.
Franklin County Children Services has 250 children waiting for mentors. And many of those on the list are boys. The agency says it has a need for more male mentors, specifically African American men.
As cities struggle with budget problems, some northeast Ohio lawmakers are putting forward an idea for a way to save money.
For much of the 20th century, the city of Mansfield was an industrial giant. But that has changed. Things began to unravel in the 1970s as manufacturing there began grinding to a halt. The latest blow to the area came early this year when the nearby General Motors plant shut down.
Officials with Franklin County Children Services on Thursday continued their push to convince voters to approve a levy issue on the fall ballot. WOSU’s Steve Brown reports.
Job Services, Mental Health Agencies, and Food Banks through-out Ohio are combing through state budget allocations to plane for the next two years.
Ohio’s Inspector General has determined a state employee mishandled payments directed to the agency he worked for. And the report shows the agency itself could use some improvements in the way it processes payments. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports
Tonight, the City of Columbus begins enforcing its curfew. Last year, about 60 teens were picked up for violating the city’s curfew ordinance. This year, there are a few changes. WOSU’s Kim Fox reports.
As the ranks of the unemployed swell, many new arrivals on the unemployment line turn to re-training. Ohio has a two-tiered re-training program that depends, in part, on community colleges.