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Columbus Organizations Return to Temporary Closures, Cancel In-Person Events

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Organizations Return to Temporary Closures, Cancel In-Person Events

Shadowbox Live has announced it will be suspending ticket sales for in-house audiences through the end of 2020, following guidance from public health officials, the theatre said on Friday, November 20 via social media. The theatre noted the advice of public health officials was both “necessary and life-saving” and added, “The show will go on.” […]

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Franklin County Becomes First to Reach Level 4 Public Health Advisory

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Franklin County Becomes First to Reach Level 4 Public Health Advisory

For the past week, Ohio’s Public Health Advisory System indicated Franklin County was on the Level 4 health advisory watch list, which would signal severe virus exposure and spread. Now, Franklin County becomes the first in the state with the distinction. The change was announced Thursday, November 19 during one of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s […]

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City, County Announce Stay at Home Advisory

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman City, County Announce Stay at Home Advisory

Beginning Friday, November 20 at 6 p.m., Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health are advising all residents in the city and county to stay at home, in an effort to mitigate the rapid rise of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the region. Dr. Mysheika Roberts, Columbus Public Health Commissioner, gave an update on […]

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Coronavirus Update: DeWine to Issue 21-Day Curfew

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: DeWine to Issue 21-Day Curfew

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The Numbers COVID-19 cases — In Columbus, 342 cases of COVID-19 were reported on Monday, Nov. 16. And as of Tuesday, Nov. 17, 33,242 total cases and 494 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported in Columbus and Worthington. In Franklin County at large, […]

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Local Businesses React to Potential Shutdown on Social Media

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Local Businesses React to Potential Shutdown on Social Media

On Wednesday, November 11, Governor Mike DeWine spoke on the rapid increase of Ohio’s newly positive COVID-19 cases, noting the critical time residents are in, the need for Ohioans to wear masks and limit gatherings, and what could happen if the state continues to see high COVID-19 positivity. “What each Ohioan does in his or […]

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Coronavirus Update: Third Wave, New COVID Orders & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Third Wave, New COVID Orders & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Wednesday, Nov. 11, 29,760 cases and 489 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 41,276 cases and 669 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and […]

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Documentary Highlights Local Veterans’ Relationships with Art

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Documentary Highlights Local Veterans’ Relationships with Art

Earlier this year, 28 Columbus College of Art & Design junior and senior film and video students were paired with 21 veterans in the Veterans Affairs Central Ohio Healthcare Systems’ Veteran’s Arts Initiative. Through CCAD’s partnership with the program, students in video, podcasting, and animation classes interviewed veterans to tell their stories. Now that project […]

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