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Coronavirus Update: Gyms and Movie Theaters, Eviction Hearings, Utility Suspensions & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Gyms and Movie Theaters, Eviction Hearings, Utility Suspensions & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. Over the last few days, a few announcements have drastically changed Central Ohioans’ “new normal,” including the first case of COVID-19 in Columbus and first three in Franklin County, the closure of all Ohio restaurants and bars other than carry-out service and […]

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Coronavirus Update: Restaurant Industry Resources

Susan Post Susan Post Coronavirus Update: Restaurant Industry Resources

As of 9 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, Ohio’s bars and restaurants were closed to dine-in patrons. Another action taken to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus, dining establishments across the state are trying to adjust to an evolving and unprecedented situation. While diners can still order carry out and delivery, and drive-thrus remain […]

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Columbus Religious Institutions Respond to Coronavirus

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Columbus Religious Institutions Respond to Coronavirus

“I don’t know of anyone not experiencing stress, anxiety, fear, and frustration at the uncertainly of this time,” Rev. John Keeny, senior pastor at King Avenue United Methodist Church, told his congregation in an email last week. “We are accustomed to life being fairly predictable and manageable. We even tend to think the future is […]

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NEXT: Futurists Create Images of the Future, Not Predictions

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Futurists Create Images of the Future, Not Predictions

Given the state of the world right now, it did not seem appropriate to discuss the future when the present is hanging so heavy over us. This month, I’d like to reflect on what it means to be a futurist, especially when presented with the opportunity to assess your own work. As a futurist, I am […]

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Columbus Firefighter Being Treated for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Firefighter Being Treated for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Officials with the City of Columbus reported today that a firefighter/EMT with the Columbus Division of Fire has tested positive for COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus. The firefighter became ill last week and is currently being isolated at home under a doctor’s care. The firefighter was assigned to Station 24 located at Karl and Morse […]

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Coronavirus Update: Public Health Emergency, Recreation Centers, Public Utilities & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Public Health Emergency, Recreation Centers, Public Utilities & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The reoccurring message brought up in a Friday morning press conference with Mayor Andrew Ginther and Columbus Public Health Commissioner Dr. Mysheika Roberts was “not a matter of if, but when.” Though there are no confirmed cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus in […]

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Coronavirus Update: K-12 Schools, Mass Gatherings, Sporting Events & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: K-12 Schools, Mass Gatherings, Sporting Events & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. State officials are recommending more precautionary measures as community spread of COVID-19 is now confirmed in Ohio. This comes after the announcement of the fourth and fifth confirmed cases of the coronavirus — a 53-year-old man from Stark County and a […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION