95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
As senators and members of congress spend recess time in their districts. They are focusing sharply on the job market and in some cases getting getting directly involved in efforts to boost employment.
First Lady Michelle Obama arrives in Columbus later today to tout job services for military veterans and their families. Mrs. Obama’s stop is part of a “Joining Initiatives” tour. The tour is an effort to help veterans and their families make a transition from deployments to civilian life.
First Lady Michelle Obama used a west side warehouse as a backdrop to campaign for more business support for veterans and their spouses.
Veteran’s Day preparations continue in Pickerington. The city will host the Vietnam Travelling Memorial Wall beginning tomorrow through the weekend. But as WOSU’s Steve Brown reports, the ceremonies have taken a more somber tone after one veteran was killed and another critically injured in an accident last night.
Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. WOSU reports more vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio healthcare professionals to learn how to help.
Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. More vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio health care professionals to learn how to help.
“Celebrate the Legacy: A Voice in The Crowd” is the name for this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr., observance at Veterans Memorial in Columbus.
At 11 o’clock on Veterans Day there was a wreath laying ceremony at Greenlawn Cemetery in Columbus.
This weekend the Columbus-based Adaptive Adventure Sports Coalition hosted its annual Water Sports Adventure Camp, an event that helps disabled people get outdoors with events like kayaking and water skiing.
Military veteran speaks at regional women’s conference.