Jim Letizia

Reporter, News Anchor

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.

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9:53 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Experts Talk Urban Education In Columbus

Experts in urban education spoke at the Columbus Metropolitan Club yesterday on the challenges facing large public schools.

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9:49 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Update Of Taxicab Codes Coming

Representatives of the local taxicab industry told Columbus City Council last night proposed changes to the vehicle for hire codes are long overdue and can be beneficial to everyone involved.

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9:47 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Fire Closes West Side Market

Cleveland's historic West Side Market is closed until further notice after fire damaged some inside stalls on Wednesday.

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9:44 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Indictment In Death of Tow Truck Driver

The Franklin County Grand Jury has indicted a Columbus man in connection with last year's death of a tow-truck driver on the North Side.

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9:42 am
Thu January 31, 2013

County Officials Blast Consultant's Report On Sheriff's Department

Franklin County officials say a report calling for dozens of new hires in the sheriff's department is at best incomplete.

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9:40 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Softball Tournament Coming To Columbus

The Greater Columbus Sports Commission says the city has been awarded the 2015 Gay Softball World Series.

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9:38 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Competency Hearing Ordered For Slaying Suspect

A Franklin County judge has ordered a psychological evaluation for one of two teenagers charged in the shooting death of a Linden-McKinley STEM Academy student on January 17th.

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9:36 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Prisoner Convicted In Tax Fraud Scheme

A former employee at the Jackson Hewitt Tax Service office in Columbus has pleaded guilty to her role in a tax-fraud conspiracy.

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12:32 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Cop Charged With Theft Of Money For Deputy's Family

A former Morrow village police officer is being arraigned in Warren County today on charges of stealing 46-hundred dollars from a charity event for a fallen sheriff's deputy.

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12:28 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Plans In The Works For Dublin Property

Dublin city officials say they have plans for some Scioto riverfront property.

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12:25 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Local Community Cutting Police Service

The Delaware County community of Orange Township is cutting back on its police protection.

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12:24 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Lawmaker's Role In Investment Deal Under Investigation

A state lawmaker is under investigation for his role in a shady investment deal.

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12:21 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

PUCO Chair Tied To ALEC

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio chair Todd Snitchler (SNIHCH'-lur) has ties to a group behind model legislation that would repeal states' renewable energy requirements.

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10:01 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Freeway Work Resumes

Ohio Department of Transportation crews are back working on the Columbus Crossroads project.

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9:59 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Marion Abduction Suspect Arrested

Marion police say they are investigating an apparent abduction as a domestic assault.

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9:56 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Former Somali Military Official To Face Federal Judge

A Federal District Judge in Columbus has scheduled a May hearing on claims for damages against a former Somali military colonel who left the U.S. while facing civil allegations of torturing a human rights advocate.

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9:54 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Bullied London Girl Takes Own Life

London police are investigating the apparent suicide of an 11-year-old girl whose parents say she was bullied.

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9:47 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Raising Awareness Of Stalking

January is Stalking Awareness Month in Ohio.

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9:44 am
Tue January 29, 2013

City Council Roundup

Columbus City Council last night approved a tax break for a local company, and legislation removing the residential use restrictions on the old Ohio School For The Deaf on East Town Street.

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9:40 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Businesses And Schools Await Kasich Education Plan

The Ohio Business Roundtable is urging Governor John Kasich to push hard on education changes in his state budget plan.

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