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Nash says he’s ready to step up as leader

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote Nash says he’s ready to step up as leader Thursday, September 13, 2007 By Aaron Portzline Rick Nash has worked in the offseason to improve his conditioning. Rick Nash’s ability to score hasn’t been questioned, not since his 41-goal outburst for the Blue Jackets in 2003-04. But Nash’s trajectory toward NHL […]

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Apartments and Retail filling between OSU & SN

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cmhindependent wrote GOODBYE PARKING LOT Wednesday, September 12, 2007 Posted by JP You all may have noticed Suds and Java’s N. High parking lot torn up recently and assumed it was just some more impervious asphalt going down. Nope. Based on the laundry mat attendant, the landowner is putting in a three to four-story apartment […]

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Weinland Park Kroger in line for a renovation

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ColumbusRetroMetro wrote Weinland Park Kroger in line for a renovation Posted by Paul Bonneville September 12, 2007 This is just a small sound bite to pass on something I picked up at the Short North Business Association’s monthly meeting last week: Sounds like plans for a major renovation for the Krogers at 1350 N. High […]

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Panhandler or parking attendant?

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote Panhandler or parking attendant? Homeless upset customers, shop owners say Monday, September 10, 2007 By Mark Ferenchik and David Conrad The men who hang around the N. High Street lots aren’t attendants, Short North merchants complain. They’re panhandlers. Raymond Allen prefers the job title “homeless valet.” Energetic, chatty and polite, Allen, […]

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Sale of Cooper Stadium falls through

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote Sale of Cooper Stadium falls through Friday, September 7, 2007 By Barbara Carmen Plans for a motorcycle Mecca at Cooper Stadium have collapsed, so Franklin County is once again on the market for a buyer with big dreams — and preferably, jobs. “For Sale” ads have started running in local trade […]

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King-Lincoln condo construction to start soon

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote King-Lincoln condo construction to start soon Wednesday, September 5, 2007 By Mark Ferenchik It was once the site of a crime-ridden public-housing complex, and now is a vacant field. But city leaders believe there is a market for 28 new condominiums in the King-Lincoln neighborhood on the Near East Side. The […]

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Khat legislation worries Somali community

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The Columbus Dispatch wrote Khat legislation worries Somali community Friday, September 7, 2007 By Sherri Williams Efforts to further criminalize khat, an illegal stimulant used here by some Somalis, should wait until East Africans are more educated about its penalties. Though some Somalis gathered at the meeting said the leafy substance is not harmful and […]

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