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Update: Mayor Ginther Directs Christopher Columbus Statue to be Removed from City Hall

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Update: Mayor Ginther Directs Christopher Columbus Statue to be Removed from City Hall

Mayor Andrew Ginther has announced that the Christopher Columbus statue at City Hall will be removed as soon as possible. “For many people in our community, the statue represents patriarchy, oppression and divisiveness. That does not represent our great city, and we will no longer live in the shadow of our ugly past,” said Mayor […]

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Coronavirus Update: Schools to Stay Remote, Racial Disparity Initiatives & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Schools to Stay Remote, Racial Disparity Initiatives & More

The Numbers As of Monday, April 20, 1,119 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Columbus and Worthington, as well as 14 deaths, an increase of 159 cases and five deaths since Friday, April 17. In Franklin County, 1,510 cases and 35 deaths have been reported. Statewide, Ohio now reports 12,919 confirmed and presumptive cases and […]

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GCAC Moving to Historic Long Street Building

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman GCAC Moving to Historic Long Street Building

The Greater Columbus Arts Council has signed a lease for the former Winders Motor Sales Company building at 182 E. Long St. The arts organization will move in early 2020, with the new location providing a street presence that makes resources and staff more accessible. “The arts council has been searching for a space that […]

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The Buckeye Ranch Relocating Services to Whitehall

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman The Buckeye Ranch Relocating Services to Whitehall

The Buckeye Ranch has announced that it will consolidate two current sites, offices, its foundation, and a number of services to a former PNC Bank call center at 4653 E. Main St. in Whitehall. In a press release, the organization said the decision to move was made in order to provide its patients with more […]

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City’s ‘Invest in US’ Bond Program Returns

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman City’s ‘Invest in US’ Bond Program Returns

Last year, the City of Columbus introduced “Invest in US,” a program that allows residents to earn tax-exempt income by buying into the city’s debt portfolio. This year that program returns, with an increase in the number of firms and new projects to be funded. In an effort to eliminate barriers to investing, the program is […]

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Easton Named No. 1 Retail Center Experience in America

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Easton Named No. 1 Retail Center Experience in America

Easton Town Center has been selected by retail industry magazine Chain Store Age as the No. 1 Retail Center Experience in America for 2019. Chain Store Age‘s editors picked the top 10 retail center experiences in the nation from reader nominations. The top 10 reflect shopping experiences that provide superior dining, viewing or congregating experiences […]

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Creative Security Measures Taking Place on South Side

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Creative Security Measures Taking Place on South Side

Columbus businessman Tom Roesch lives, works and employs on the South Side. Roesch previously had a career in real estate, rehabbing and flipping houses in Olde Town East during the 1970s and ’80s. After the recession in 2008, Roesch says he “had to totally reinvent” himself. When he entered the security business, his initial idea […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!