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.
A bus stop to rally support for equal pay for women and raising the minimum wage made a stop in Columbus on Tuesday.
The Ohio Christian Alliance says it will begin collecting petition signatures for a ballot effort if state lawmakers balk at a bill to require a state-issued photo ID at the polls.
Groups including the American Civil Liberties Union are suing Ohio’s elections chief over limits on when voters can cast an early ballot in the perennial battleground state.
Ian James with the group FreedomOhio says there’s not enough time to get the necessary signatures to put the issue before voters this November.
The leader of the Ohio Republican Party says neither he nor his party had any involvement with recent protests regarding the signatures that put two Libertarians on the May primary ballot.
The bill’s sponsors say their measure was intended to protect Ohioans’ ability to exercise their religious beliefs, but they’ve withdrawn it after comparisons to a hotly-debated bill in Arizona.
The controversy over abortion continues as states adopt measures to restrict it, including Ohio, where several controversial abortion bills were passed and signed into law last year. Now it appears abortion might be on the front burner in this year’s election.
Freedom to Marry says their new poll shows Ohioans are increasingly supportive of gay marriage. But some conservatives are skeptical of the new numbers.
It’s said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. The same could be true with this week’s election results.