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Archives for September 16, 2007

Horse racing tracks installing disputed gambling machines

COLUMBUS — Horse racing tracks, handed a defeat last year on a ballot measure to allow slot machines at the parks, have begun installing kiosks similar to slots in anticipation that Attorney General Marc Dann will lose his court fight to outlaw the games. The makers of the machines, including Tic Tac Fruit and Nudge Read More…

Preservationists worry as Taft house goes on market

CINCINNATI — A 121-year-old house built as a wedding gift for William Howard Taft before he became president of the United States is for sale, raising concerns that a new owner will tear it down and build condominiums on the site, preservationists said. The five-bedroom house was built in 1886 by the parents of Helen Read More…