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 December 2011
The owner of a northeast Ohio fluid injection well has agreed to stop injecting brine used in drilling after a series of earthquakes were reported in the area. The Ohio Natural Resources department announced the agreement with Northstar Disposal Services.
The new congressional map has prompted additional candidates to jump into Central Ohio races for congress.
A Republican Ohio congressman headed for a tough primary as a result of newly drawn districts has told his rival he will not seek re-election.
Ohio’s attorney general has cleared an anti-abortion group to continue with its effort to amend the Ohio Constitution to declare that life begins when a human egg is fertilized.
The owner of the Franklinton home where three people died on Christmas Eve has been hit with code violations for another property.
Saturday is New Year’s Eve. How will you ring out 2011 and ring in 2012?
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has endorsed former state rep. Joyce Beatty for Congress. Beatty is one of four Democrats trying to win a new Franklin County district. Coleman called Beatty a “visionary leader at every stage of her career.” Beatty said in a statement that she is pleased and humbled by the endorsement. “Columbus has [...]
Ohio Right to Life is seeking a new executive director after a tumultuous year of feuding inside the anti-abortion community.
Privatization of the North Central Correctional Institution is part of a state restructuring that state leaders say will save $13 million a year.
Today WOSU’s Tom Borgerding reports Central Ohioans are holding on to cars longer than they used to. Blame the weak economy. But the clunkers are more apt to leave drivers stranded and leave them with large repair bills. How old is your “clunker’?