Ohio 5th best for unemployment rate drop
Drops to 7.2 percent, a 1.6 percentage point decline
Ohio had the fifth-biggest decline in unemployment rate in the country during the past year as of August, according to Bizjournals.com.
Statewide college enrollment steadily declines
College enrollment statewide dropped nearly 5.9 percent since last year, falling closer to the pre-recession level of 2008, according to a preliminary report released Monday by the Ohio Board of Regents.
The number of students fell more than 31,600 at the state’s 61 public colleges and university main and regional campuses. Read on at Dayton Daily News...
Continuing trend, Ohio abortions down 12%
Abortions in Ohio fell 12 percent last year, the largest annual decline in more than a decade. Read on at Columbus Dispatch...