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Gravity Uplifts Project Impacts Frontline Workers and Artists Alike

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Gravity Uplifts Project Impacts Frontline Workers and Artists Alike

Can’t Stop Cbus, local artists and community organizations have come together to launch the Arts Hub, an online resource for Netflix alternatives, Zoom backgrounds, masks and inspirational art for those working on the frontline. It represents a number of arts initiatives the community group, which was created as a resource amid the COVID-19 pandemic, has […]

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Coronavirus Update: Reopening for Daycares, Campgrounds, Gyms, Public Pools & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Reopening for Daycares, Campgrounds, Gyms, Public Pools & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Thursday, May 13, 3,345 cases and 116 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 4,227 cases and 150 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported. Statewide, 26,357 cases and 1,543 deaths have been confirmed or are probable. Unemployment — According to the […]

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Coronavirus Update: Columbus a ‘Location to Watch,’ Tattoo Shops Reopening & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Columbus a ‘Location to Watch,’ Tattoo Shops Reopening & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, May 12, 3,140 cases and 108 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington, an increase of 101 and 13, from Monday respectively. Countywide, 4,002 cases and 138 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported, a daily increase of 121 and 10, respectively. […]

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After an Opening Cut Short, Denim Boutique FERA Reopens in the Short North

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman After an Opening Cut Short, Denim Boutique FERA Reopens in the Short North

On Tuesday, May 12, Ohio’s retailers will begin reopening to the public after the state’s Stay at Home order closed all non-essential businesses in late March. Some Central Ohio businesses were just opening their doors for the first time, or preparing to, when coronavirus pandemic shut everything down, including a few restaurants. Denim Boutique FERA, […]

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Columbus Arts Festival to Be Held ‘in Place’

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Arts Festival to Be Held ‘in Place’

After the decision was made to cancel the 2020 Columbus Arts Festival, the Greater Columbus Arts Council has announced plans for the Columbus Arts Festival in Place. The virtual celebration will look at the festival’s “rich history and bright future,” said the organization in a press release, with videos, music and photos, as well as […]

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Coronavirus Update: Doo Dah Parade, Summer Jam West, Liquor Rebate & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Doo Dah Parade, Summer Jam West, Liquor Rebate & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Monday, May 11, 3,039 cases and 95 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 3,881 cases and 128 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported. Statewide, 24,777 cases and 1,357 deaths have been confirmed or are probable. Columbus Public Health has begun […]

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As Juvenile Facilities Report More Cases, Advocates Express Unique Concerns for Youth

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman As Juvenile Facilities Report More Cases, Advocates Express Unique Concerns for Youth

Last week, it was reported by multiple local media outlets that at least 14 youth and 27 staff members — half of the current staff — at the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center have tested positive for COVID-19. The facility last reported on Wednesday, May 6, 25 youth and 30 staff members have tested positive. The […]

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