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Ohio State Wants Students to Fall in Love with Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Ohio State Wants Students to Fall in Love with Columbus

If you’re a new or future student at The Ohio State University, college officials want you to fall in love not just with your new school, but also with the City of Columbus as a whole. An effort to bridge the gap between “town and gown” began several years ago with the formation of a […]

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Photos: Ohio State at the 2015 National Championship Game

 Brian Hendricks Photos: Ohio State at the 2015 National Championship Game

Editors Note by Walker Evans: On January 12, The Ohio State Buckeyes won the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship, defeating the Oregon Ducks 42-20 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Head Coach Urban Meyer led the team to their first national championship win since 2002. For more discussion on the OSU 2014-2015 Season, […]

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Edwards Submits Plans for Seven-Acre South Campus Development

Brent Warren Brent Warren Edwards Submits Plans for Seven-Acre South Campus Development

Edwards Communities has submitted plans for the first phase of a seven-acre mixed-use development just south of the existing South Campus Gateway. Renderings and a site plan submitted to the University Area Review Board in December show four stories of apartments and a four-level parking garage filling the block between East Eighth and Ninth avenues […]

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Best Local Sports Team of 2014: Ohio State Football

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Local Sports Team of 2014: Ohio State Football

No matter your preference for favorite local team, 2014 was a great year for sports in Columbus. The Blue Jackets made it to the playoffs back in April. And then the Columbus Clippers made it to the semi-finals in September. And then the Columbus Crew made it to the playoffs in November. Even the OSU Men’s […]

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Best Local Art Gallery of 2014: The Wexner Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Local Art Gallery of 2014: The Wexner Center

The Wexner Center of the Arts is typically thought of as a modern art museum, but our readers have also voted it as the best art gallery in the city due to the high quality rotating exhibitions that the space displays throughout the year. In 2014, The Wex celebrated its 25th season with Transfigurations a […]

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Four Story Apartment Building Proposed for Lane Avenue

Brent Warren Brent Warren Four Story Apartment Building Proposed for Lane Avenue

An Edwards Communities proposal to build a four-story apartment building on Lane Avenue was recently given the green light from the University Area Commission zoning committee, clearing the way for the developer to bring the project before the full commission at its December 17th meeting. The plan calls for demolishing the two existing apartment buildings […]

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Light Rail in Columbus? OSU Class Gets Conversation Started Again

Brent Warren Brent Warren Light Rail in Columbus? OSU Class Gets Conversation Started Again

An OSU urban planning class has made the latest splash in what seems like a never-ending discussion in Columbus – should we add rail transit to our expanding list of alternative transportation options? With new streetcar lines under construction in Cincinnati, Kansas City, San Antonio, and St. Louis, a light rail line being installed in […]

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