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Infant Mortality Problems in Columbus Indicate a Poor Quality of Life for Low-Income Women and Women of Color

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Infant Mortality Problems in Columbus Indicate a Poor Quality of Life for Low-Income Women and Women of Color

It’s taken resilience for the impoverished urban core of Columbus to get to this moment. Many didn’t make it. Many more are struggling to. The obstacles are dense and stifling. In a way, they’re a distraction from themselves. People are too busy navigating each minute to be able to look around and ask why and […]

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Opinion: International Women’s Day, Climate Change and The President

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Opinion: International Women’s Day, Climate Change and The President

This Tuesday, International Women’s Day celebrates the efforts of feminism at the global scale, shines light on the struggles often forgotten by White feminism, and calls for action. With the Ohio primary only a week away, now is the time for every self-proclaimed feminist or ally to consider which presidential candidate and potential world leader […]

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Best Women Chefs of Columbus Unite to Raise Funds for YWCA Commercial Kitchen

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Best Women Chefs of Columbus Unite to Raise Funds for YWCA Commercial Kitchen

On a quiet Sunday Night, German Village was abuzz with lively activity. The top chefs in the city convened in the candlelit space of The Kitchen, German Village’s participatory dining venue, to raise funds for the YWCA’s Believe in Women Campaign – specifically, the addition of a commercial kitchen education space for residents. Turning Up […]

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Columbus Ranked #8 City for Cat Ladies

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Ranked #8 City for Cat Ladies

2015 has been a big year for Columbus in terms of national rankings. We’re the third best city for Millennials, seventh least religious city, fifth fastest growing craft beer city, fifth best city for renters, sixth best city for creatives and the number one city for wage growth. Of course, none of that matters compared […]

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Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Jenna Taylor Jenna Taylor Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Meet the Lady Gnar Shedders, a women’s developmental cycling racing team, rare in a sport mainly dominated by men. That small fact doesn’t alarm this team of fierce women racers though. Since the team formed in 2013 they have collectively participated in 206 races, and nearly 100 community events in 2014 alone. Surprisingly, competitive cycling […]

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Columbus Ranked #1 US City for Single Women

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Ranked #1 US City for Single Women

Columbus gets mentioned in a lot of national rankings in all types of categories from all kinds of media outlets. Most recently, we’ve been ranked as an opportunity city, an arts and culture city and an American Dream city. It’s time to add more more to the list for 2014, as Columbus was just ranked by […]

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Columbus Eagles Drop Franchise Home Opener 2-0 to FC Indiana

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Columbus Eagles Drop Franchise Home Opener 2-0 to FC Indiana

The Columbus Eagles came up short in the home opener of the franchise’s inaugural season, dropping the contest 2-0 to FC Indiana. Columbus fell behind early when Lindsey Zullo of FC Indiana scored in the sixth minute to make it 1-0. The Eagles were able to attack for a good portion of the rest of […]

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