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Texting While Driving Now Illegal in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Last month, Columbus City Councilmember Andrew Ginther hosted multiple public hearings to discuss the issue of texting while driving. This evening, a city ordinance was passed unanimously by present members of City Council to make the practice illegal. The ordinance is worded to ban text messaging, checking or sending email, web surfing, social networking applications […]


Mashup/Remix Conference 2009: Next Week at OSU

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The 2009 Mashup/Remix Conference takes place next Thursday and Friday at OSU. The conference features multiple panels and speakers discussing the surge of new media content being created using pre-existing work that is being reshaped and re-imagined in new ways. Presenters will discuss the legal, political and cultural aspects of these new artforms. An open-to-the-public […]


Long Street Demolition may have been Illegal

Walker Evans Walker Evans Long Street Demolition may have been Illegal

A month ago, I posted a question regarding the demolition of the old Cadillac Motor Company Building at 600 E. Long Street (corner of Long & Jefferson near the CSCC Parking Garage). The old building had been for sale for some time, and had fallen into a state of disrepair. The topic was brought up […]


OSU is Ranked #1… at pirating music online

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote OSU ranks No. 1 for music-piracy warnings Tuesday, July 8, 2008 BY ENCARNACION PYLE Ohio State University usually likes to lead the pack when it comes to Top 25 lists, but not this time. According to the music industry, Ohio State has received 2,336 letters about students pirating music during the past […]


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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

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