Being a non-shopper, I can hardly call myself expert on the parsing of a shopaholic in Confessions of a Shopaholic. But this I can say: Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) is an addict of major proportions, unable to let go of the exhilaration that shopping brings, a feeling that the world is better for her purchases.
Columbus, OH – Columbus taxpayers aren't too happy with the unions representing city workers who have turned down Mayor Michael Coleman's request to freeze their pay to help the city deal with its budget problem. That was the sentiment expressed by several of the 35 people who spoke at a council budget hearing last night. WCBE's Jim Letizia reports.
Columbus, OH – Columbus school officials last night held the last of a series of community meetings on the next round of district construction and renovation projects. Officials say the response has been mostly positive. Alison Holm reports.
Columbus, OH – Mayor Michael Coleman announced details this week on how will close a $13 million shortfall. Columbus City Council holds a meeting tonight to get public input on the city budget. WCBE's Jim Letizia reports.
Columbus, OH – The standard for blood alcohol evidence to convict in a drunk driving trial is strict and scientific. The Ohio Supreme Court is being asked whether results from a portable breathalyzer are enough to arrest a suspected drunken driver. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.