The state says a record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012 as it released the newest available figures for a problem that’s been called an epidemic and public health crisis.
If you’ve missed any of WOSU’s major documentaries starring the city of Columbus, you can see them free on the big screen in brilliant Blu-Ray at AMC Easton 30 for the next two Saturday mornings – Nov. 3 and 10, starting at 10 am. Celebrate the different neighborhoods that make up our great city as the 2012 bicentennial year [...]
The WOSU staff celebrated two events on Friday with an assist from a generous contribution by Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams.
WOSU Public Media has received more Emmy awards for its Columbus Neighborhoods series and for ArtZine, a project that features local artists, events, and arts organizations. The awards were given over the weekend by the Ohio Valley Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. See more detail and also watch the videos [...]
So, you are at COSI for an event or have kids running about and looking for an adult distraction. I suggest you “turn right” as you come into the COSI lobby. Even before you reach the famous COSI pendulum, if you take a right, you will see a working Firestone automobile that was manufactured here [...]
Columbus celebrated its 200th birthday with a pretty nice party last Friday night that was especially noteworthy for WOSU. We were honored by the Columbus Historical Society with the Lucas Sullivant Gift Award, recognizing our Columbus Neighborhoods documentary series and our focus on preserving and understanding our community history and culture. Lucas Sullivant, of course, [...]
UPDATE — Watch the latest Columbus Neighborhoods – University District online at: http://www.wosu.org/columbus-neighborhoods/ While at that site, register and tell your own story of Columbus ! This latest documentary from WOSU is energetic and fun to watch, especially the parts about the turbulent 60s and early 70s. The Ohio State newspaper, ON CAMPUS, did a [...]
This year’s Emmy Awards competition for TV programming was decided over the weekend in Louisville. WOSU was proud to have seven nominations for the 2011 Emmy Awards and we won three Emmys Saturday night.
The German Village Society’s Fred and Howard Award is given in recognition of outstanding ambassadorship and service to German Village. In 2010 and 2011, the group most responsible for presenting German Village to the world was WOSU in our Columbus Neighborhoods: German Village documentary series. Columbus Neighborhoods: German Village tells the story of the area’s [...]
You can now watch the entire Columbus Neighborhoods program on the King-Lincoln District online!
If you miss Tuesday night’s airing of the latest Columbus Neighborhoods documentary on King-Lincoln, tune in this Friday at 10:30 pm for a re-airing of this fine documentary produced by WOSU’s George Levert and Brent Davis. At its height in the 1930s, hundreds of people filled its bustling streets. The nation’s top musicians played its [...]