The Ohio Attorney General’s Office says it’s awarding a $300,000 grant to the group Athletes In Action. The Xenia-based organization is an off-shoot of Campus Crusade for Christ. The Ohio ACLU says attorney general Mike DeWine is walking a fine line.
A campaign to legalize marijuana for medicinal and recreational use in Ohio began delivering hundreds of thousands of petition signatures in its effort to get the issue before voters.
Organizers for ResponsibleOhio said Tuesday they were submitting more than 695,000 signatures to Secretary of State Jon Husted. That's more than the roughly 306,000 needed to qualify for November's ballot.
As Ohio prepares to host a national political convention in 2016, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is getting ready too. The Hall will get some guidance on the new project from some high profile Columbus leaders recently appointed to the Hall of Fame board. Among those offering suggestions is Ohio State University President Michael Drake.