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9:13 am
Wed June 27, 2012

Ohio Legislator Wants To Make College Afforable For Children Of Immigrants

Last week, President Obama issued an executive order that gives young people who were brought into the country as young children and have lived here all of their lives some protection against deportation. Now a couple of Ohio Senators want to take that a step further in Ohio. Democratic State Senator Charleta Tavares explains her legislation to make college more affordable for children of undocumented immigrants.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Tue June 26, 2012

Conrad's Corner: June 26, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Cathy Essinger's poem, "Ladders"

Statewide News
2:59 pm
Tue June 26, 2012

Report Finds Ohio's Population Is Aging

The Ohio population is getting old. That's according to a study from Miami University. As WYSO's Emily McCord reports, at least a third of the population will be at least 60 years old by the year 2050.

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Nature
8:45 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Poor Will's Almanack: June 26 - July 2, 2012

Flickr Creative Commons user Pahz

Poor Will’s Almanack for the first week of Middle Summer.

When sycamore trees begin to shed their bark, then bright orange butterfly weed opens, acorns become fully formed, and thistle flowers change to down. Hemlock season is complete along the roadsides, stalks collapsing into the tall grasses. Parsnip heads brown in the sun.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

Conrad's Corner: June 25, 2012

Barbara Astor reads her poem, "Spork"

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