COLUMBUS, OH - MAY 05: Students listen as President Barack Obama delivers his commencement address to the graduating class of The Ohio State University at Ohio Stadium on May 5, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.
These education leaders are ready to make the case in Columbus on behalf of the children in their districts that this funding formula is unfair in southeast Ohio
You could make a case for Beilein as COY based solely on what he has done with this team, but when you consider what he has done with this program, his case gets even stronger ... The only player on this roster that was considered a high-level recruit is freshman forward Mitch McGary. Trey Burke lived in Columbus and wasn't even pursued by Ohio State. When Beilein took over Michigan in 2007, the program hadn't been to the NCAA tournament in nine years, but now it is headed for its fourth tourney in the last five years and has a very real chance to win the whole thing.More quotes »
Small Business: How much is a Facebook fan worth?
don't have as many ways as big brands do to measure whether they're deriving a direct benefit , explains Pamela Springer, CEO of Columbus , Ohio -based Manta. HARDER TO MEASURE Big brands have many more consumers engaging with, promoting, sharing and talking Read more »
Energy Department to seek bids on managing BNL
the facility in Upton expires in 2015. Brookhaven Science Associates, a partnership that also includes Battelle Memorial Institute of Columbus, Ohio , said it hopes to continue running the facility."Brookhaven Science Associates will enthusiastically and aggressively Read more »
Former Rep. Charlie Wilson of Ohio dies at 70
Boynton Beach , where he died at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday with his family by his side, the officials said.Wilson spent 14 years in Columbus and Washington championing for the people of eastern and southeastern Ohio. He secured federal funding for police departments, Read more »
Lincoln impersonators rub gangly elbows in Ohio
convention just so we can run around in our costumes all weekend," says Cooper, a retired Defense Department parts manager.In Columbus, the Lincoln impersonators will literally walk where he walked -- and where he lay in state after he was assassinated in Read more »
New Rangers' lives changed in a New York minute after trades
new Rangers experienced this week."Derick [Brassard] and I were actually sitting on the couch together," Moore said of his then- Columbus Blue Jacket teammate in the Ohio apartment they shared, "having a Subway, watching TV. Then, both our phones rang and Read more »
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Columbus, Ohio, Using Solar Array to Reduce Fleet Facility Costs
The City of Columbus, Ohio, is using solar power for its fleet facility. Photo courtesy City of Columbus. The City of Columbus, Ohio, has installed solar panels on its fleet facility to provide power for the building. Government Fleet spoke with Kelly Re 29 m ago from Government Fleet Read more »
Huntington Bancshares to Present at the Sanford Bernstein 29th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a $56 billion regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. The Huntington National Bank, founded in 1866, provides full-service commercial, small business, and consumer banking services; mortgage ba 4:53 PM from Business Wire Read more »
Safety enhancements planned after park falls in Hocking Hills area
LOGAN, OHIO: With a busy holiday weekend ahead, state officials are planning safety improvements in the popular Hockings Hills region of southeastern Ohio after three people died recently in fatal falls from its high cliffs. Signs warning hikers not to l 1:27 PM from Akron Beacon Journal Read more »
Positively Cleveland wants your help selling the city
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James Jakes prepared to race in Indy 500 with support of "Jakesy Nation"
Of all the teams racing in Sunday’s Indianapolis 500, the one with the most ties to the Columbus area is Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing. The IZOD IndyCar Series team headquarters is in Hilliard, Ohio. Graham Rahal, the son of team co-owner and 1986 Indy 12:11 PM from The Lantern Read more »