The Columbus Metropolitan Library serves 21 locations in Franklin County, and its operations center in Gahanna serves as a hub for the movement of all the materials that move through the system. We sneak behind the scenes after dark to find out just exactly how the books get onto the shelf.
WOSU News Archives For October 2011
The Ohio Parole Board has rejected a request for mercy from a condemned man who shot his three sons to death as they slept in 1982.
Dr. Tony Forshey said Monday the animals must be anesthetized to have blood drawn. He’s worried they’re too weak to survive the procedure.
The company, one of central Ohio’s private employers, saw North American sales shrink by 22 percent in the most-recent quarter.
A lack of coordination is a continuing criticism of the health care industry. A new model emerging in Ohio and around the country uses a “care coordinator.”
The United Nations Population Division is using October 31 as the “symbolic date” for the world’s population hitting seven billion. Are you worried about the growing population?
Their styles range across a variety of genres, but the artist at the Open Door Art Studio have something important in common: they all have developmental disabilities.
The widow of Terry Thompson wants her animals back, but the Department of Agriculture has issued a quarantine order. What do you think?
Democrats argued they wasted time in court when they should have been gathering signatures for a referendum on Ohio’s new Congressional map.
The public purchase of Nationwide Arena, saving jobs, fighting crime and managing city money were issues that split the eight candidates for Columbus City Council at Thursday’s debate at the the Columbus Metropolitan Club.
The few animals to survive the Zanesville exotic animal farm fiasco last week won’t be heading back to the farm; at least not yet. On Thursday state regulators issued a last-minute order after Marian Thompson, widow of the suicidal owner, announced that she would reclaim the surviving animals from the Columbus Zoo.