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Library to Offer Curbside Pickup at 4 More Branches

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Library to Offer Curbside Pickup at 4 More Branches

The Columbus Metropolitan Library has announced it will offer curbside pickup at four additional branches starting Tuesday, May 26. On Monday, May 18, CML began offering curbside pickup at three branches: Gahanna, Hillard and Parsons. Come Tuesday, the following branches will also be available for curbside pickup and other limited library services: Dublin Branch — […]

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Coronavirus Update: Easing of Travel Restrictions, Pelotonia, Courts & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Easing of Travel Restrictions, Pelotonia, Courts & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, May 19, 3,706 cases and 149 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 4,870 cases and 199 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported according to data from Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 28,952 cases and 1,720 […]

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Gyms and Yoga Studios Given Go-ahead to Re-Open May 26

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Gyms and Yoga Studios Given Go-ahead to Re-Open May 26

“We are ready to open on the 26th,” says Alex White of Peak Human Performance.  He as well as many other central Ohioans are eager to open fitness centers on May 26th following the guidelines created by the Ohio Department of Health and the governor’s office. “Yes, we are certainly ready and are excited. It […]

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Coronavirus Update: Restaurant & Bar Safety Checks, Virtual Prom, JazZoo & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Restaurant & Bar Safety Checks, Virtual Prom, JazZoo & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Monday, May 18, 3,623 cases and 136 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 4,734 cases and 181 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported. Statewide, 28,454 cases and 1,657 deaths have been confirmed or are probable. According to Columbus Public Health’s […]

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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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Prisons Halt Mass COVID-19 Testing Despite Spread

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Prisons Halt Mass COVID-19 Testing Despite Spread

By Jake Zuckerman Two prisons in Ohio have become two of the worst COVID-19 hot spots in the nation. The state, meanwhile, has halted the mass testing that detected the virus in more than 75% of the inmates in two Ohio prisons.  At Belmont Correctional Institution, which looks to be the newest prison crushed by the […]

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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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