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Located within a 2.8-square-mile area two miles north of downtown Columbus, the district is home to the main campus of The Ohio State University, the Battelle Institute, and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. The district is Columbus’s most densely populated neighborhood featuring human service agencies, churches, schools, and more than 650 businesses, including boutiques, tattoo studios, the Landmark Gateway theater, and restaurants and bars.

Opinion: OSU Attack Requires Deeper Thought and Understanding

Ibrahima Sow Ibrahima Sow Opinion: OSU Attack Requires Deeper Thought and Understanding

On Monday, November 28th, 2016, the first thought that came to my head as news from the Ohio State University campus was first being reported, was “my school is under attack”. This is different from the thoughts of many other Muslims, who were thinking “please let them not be Muslim”. The idea that as a […]

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OSU Releases More Information on Campus Attack

Walker Evans Walker Evans OSU Releases More Information on Campus Attack

Press Release: Update on victims of campus attack: 3 of 11 still hospitalized Injured professor describes event, declines to speculate on motive Three of 11 people injured in a campus attack Monday remain hospitalized, officials announced in a news conference today at The Ohio State University. One patient is being treated at The Ohio State […]

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Officials From OSU Provide More Details of Campus Incident

Walker Evans Walker Evans Officials From OSU Provide More Details of Campus Incident

Press Release: Officials recap details of campus incident Wounded are faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, staff Officials from The Ohio State University announced updates today about the incident this morning in which several community members were injured and the suspect, an Ohio State student, was killed. The law enforcement investigation is still active and ongoing. The […]

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Update: Nine Injured in Attack at The Ohio State University

Walker Evans Walker Evans Update: Nine Injured in Attack at The Ohio State University

At 9:57 am this morning, The Ohio State University’s Emergency Management services published an update via social media to notify those on campus and in the area that there was an active shooter on campus. “Run Hide Fight. Watts Hall. 19th and College,” stated the service on Facebook and Twitter. Emergency Management services continued to […]

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Interview: Comedian Kyle Kinane

Grant Walters Grant Walters Interview: Comedian Kyle Kinane

Riding the critical and popular success of his latest album and Comedy Central comedy special "Loose in Chicago", Kinane makes a stop at Ace of Cups on Tuesday night

If you’re someone who believes that comedy should be a reprieve from the political deluge that’s soaking our country, Kyle Kinane’s Tuesday show at Ace of Cups might just be what you’re looking for. “I’m not a political comedian and I don’t want to see…there are a lot of comedians who confuse making a point […]

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Village Idiot & DareDevil Dogs Await Redevelopment Plans

Walker Evans Walker Evans Village Idiot & DareDevil Dogs Await Redevelopment Plans

If a new hotel development proposal is approved, then the two two-story buildings located at the southwest intersection of Eighth Avenue and High Street could be slated for demolition in the near future. Currently, three businesses call those two buildings home: design firm 180 Co., hot dog restaurant DareDevil Dogs, and campus-area bar Village Idiot. […]

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Eight-Story Hotel Proposed for University District

Brent Warren Brent Warren Eight-Story Hotel Proposed for University District

The latest proposal for the University District calls for an eight-story hotel with ground floor retail at the corner of West Eighth Avenue and North High Street. That puts it right next door to the currently-under-construction Northside Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library. NBBJ, the architecture firm responsible for the library’s design, presented the new […]

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