Holocaust Memorial

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7:15 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Ground Broken For Statehouse Holocaust Memorial

The artist who designed the Holocaust Memorial planned for the Statehouse grounds attended Wednesday's groundbreaking ceremony, speaking about the importance of the project.

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7:48 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Ohio Won't Have First Statehouse Holocaust Memorial

Proposed stattehouse Holocause Memorial
Credit Studio Daniel Libeskind

After months of touting that Ohio’s would be the first Statehouse in the country to have a Holocaust memorial --  it turns out it won’t. 


Iowa has already broken ground on a similar memorial, and will dedicate it in October – while construction on Ohio’s memorial hasn’t even started. Joyce Garver Keller is the executive director of Ohio Jewish Communities, which represents Ohio’s eight Jewish federations in Ohio, says she told Governor John Kasich that Ohio’s Statehouse memorial would be the first.  But she says, in the end it really doesn’t matter who's first.

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7:34 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Holocaust Memorial Approval Won't End Controversy

A Statehouse Board gave final approval for a hotly contested Holocaust Memorial today.

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6:15 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Finan Resigning From Statehouse Board

The Capitol Square Reivew and Advisory Board plans to decide today whether to accept a design for a Holocaust memorial to be erected on the Statehouse grounds.

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7:16 am
Tue May 7, 2013

Statehouse Holocaust Memorial Artist Chosen

An artist has been chosen for the planned Holocaust memorial on the Ohio Statehouse grounds.

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12:21 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Statehouse Memorial Site Approved

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board has approved placing

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