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Home Security False Alarms Under Review

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The Dispatch wrote False alarms under review Tuesday, July 1, 2008 As part of a plan to reduce mounting costs for police and fire overtime, officers soon might require security companies to verify that a crime is taking place before responding to alarms, Department of Public Safety officials said yesterday. Assistant Director Barb Seckler said […]

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Old Bag of Nails in Bexley

 Motorist Old Bag of Nails in Bexley

Has anyone been by the new building going up to replace the old Old Bag that burned down last year? I haven’t found a picture online of it or gone by to take on myself but, wow, that thing looks awful. They do have what looks like a pretty large deck on the creek side […]

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Firestone Mansion will be coming down soon

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Press Release wrote COLUMBUS LANDMARKS FOUNDATION’S RESPONSE TO IMMINENT DEMOLITION OF 1266 E. BROAD ST. Physical evidence at the Joseph Firestone Mansion located at 1266 E. Broad Street suggests that demolition is imminent. Columbus Landmarks Foundation (CLF) is disappointed with the Columbus Foundation’s decision to demolish this hjstoric building as part of the restoration and […]

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Save-a-Lot Under Construction on East Main Street

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Good news for the Near East Side. Rumor was that this fell through due to the Walmart that opened in Whitehall. Jon Beard, Columbus Compact wrote Narrowing my eyes at my 10-year old daughter across the table, I snarled, “draw your chip, chick” — but that’s near the end — let me start at the […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

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