If you’re hungry, it’s difficult to concentrate in the classroom. That concept is prevalent in grade schools and high schools across the country, but hunger-based needs don’t stop at the college level. Leaders at Columbus State Community College are well aware of this issue, and are looking to take the next step in addressing food […]
Prepare the by amazed as we raise funds to support the students, families, staff and programs of Bridgeway Academy. During the short program, you’ll hear many amazing stories – with a magical surprise twist. Delicious Food, flowing drinks, and a silent and live auction round out the evening’s event. Music from Popgun Entertainment from The […]
First Lady Shannon Ginther announced the inaugural class of the Columbus Women’s Commission today. The Commission’s 16 members come from a range of backgrounds, but all will help to fulfill the established goal of advancing women in four areas of life: pay equity, housing and safety, health and nutrition, and workforce development and education. “Women […]
Farewell to Haiku. Eighteen years you helped Short North. More than earned a break.
Haiku, a near-20 year establishment of the Short North, is closing indefinitely on December 10. Owner Paul Liu and his daughter Josephine, who also works there, said the timing is just right. After abandoning plans to redevelop the site’s parking lot, Liu accepted a proposal to transform the entire space into a 10-story hotel and […]
Tuesday evening’s delivery from the Mid-Ohio Foodbank (MOF) to the Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center (CRC) will have the landmark two millionth pound of fresh produce in tow. The partnership between MOF and the CRC started five years ago, in 2011, with the Foodbank’s Fresh Produce initiative. The program launched after MOF started getting more and […]
For four years running, our readers have voted the Mid-Ohio Foodbank as their number one nonprofit / charity of choice. The organization acts as a centralized distribution point for over 600 food pantries, soup kitchens and other sites in need all across the region. In the 25 years that the Foodbank has been in existence, […]