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The Economy
8:35 am
Thu September 6, 2012

Sherrod Brown Says Recovery Act Working in Ohio

Republicans have been very effective in tying the slow economy to President Obama. But in Ohio, the recovery is more noticeable than most states. At the Democratic National Convention, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown is urging delegates to spread that message. 

Like most Democrats at the Convention, Sherrod Brown is keen to remind people that the Great Recession began under the Bush Administration.  He told Ohio delegates that in George Bush’s last month in office the U.S. lost 800 thousand jobs.  By 2010, Ohio’s jobless rate was 10 ½ percent. 

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

Conrad's Corner: September 5, 2012

Gary Mitchner reads his poem, "Gregory Winner."

Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

Conrad's Corner: September 5, 2012

Gary Mitchner reads his poem, "Gregory Winner."

Community Voices
12:45 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Confronting The Woods Bully

Honeysuckle in the Glen.
Wally Rehm

At the Glen Helen Nature Preserve near Yellow Springs, there’s a problem. For decades, non-native plants such as bush honeysuckle have been taking over the understory of the forest.

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Politics
11:35 am
Tue September 4, 2012

Campaign Ads in Ohio Littered With Falsehoods

Labor Day marks the traditional beginning of campaign season. But the campaigns have been running strong for weeks in Ohio – and have been fueled by ads that critics are calling factually faulty at best, and outright lies at worst. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports on what some see as “bad ads”.

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