Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
On Thursday afternoon, electronic billboards around Columbus began flashing a congratulatory message to Texas Christian University for their recent Rose Bowl victory. But who’s sponsoring the billboards – and the jab at Ohio State University President Gordon Gee – are a mystery.
An off-duty Columbus police officer made online videos insulting Jews, blacks and immigrants. 60-year-old Officer Susan Purtee and her sister who call themselves the “Subie Sisters” on the you-tube videos, blames Jews for the US’s social problems.