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Grandview Yard GetGo Opens

Walker Evans Walker Evans Grandview Yard GetGo Opens

The newest business to open at Grandview Yard is the GetGo gas station located at 820 West Third Avenue, in front of the new Giant Eagle store, which opens on September 5th. The new 24-hour convenience store opened to the public yesterday, and will be hosting the official grand opening event on Thursday. The GetGo […]

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Final Results from the 2008 COTA Challenge

Walker Evans Walker Evans Final Results from the 2008 COTA Challenge

If you haven’t been following along, Jeff Johnson began a project last January that he calls “The COTA Challenge“. He wanted to see how much money he could save on gasoline and car costs over the course of an entire year by riding the bus as much as possible. Jeff posted a lot of blog […]


Auto fleets envisioned filling up at the landfill

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The Dispatch wrote Auto fleets envisioned filling up at the landfill Sunday, October 26, 2008 BY DEAN NARCISO A mountain of rotting food, paper and refuse is the backdrop as Ron Mills watches a colleague fill the Honda Civic with natural gas. Depending on gasoline prices, the fill-up could be a bargain at $2 a […]


Columbus gas prices may dip below $3 a gallon

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The Dispatch wrote Gas expected to dip below $3 a gallon Tuesday, October 7, 2008 BY DAN GEARINO Gasoline prices are dropping across Ohio and analysts say the downward trend will continue past $3 per gallon, a level that drivers haven’t seen since February. “We’re going to get below $3, maybe $2.80 or $2.90,” said […]


PickupPal.com: Online Carpooling Resource


I ran across this site on TreeHugger: www.PickupPal.com. Now completely advertiser funded site that connects people for carpooling/ridesharing. I’m not affiliated with the site, but I did post my daily drive to work. From the site: Launched in January 2008, PickupPal allows a private vehicle engaged in a transportation event (a one-way trip from 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!