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Columbus Alternative High School Seeks District Support for Facility Improvements

Grant Walters Grant Walters Columbus Alternative High School Seeks District Support for Facility Improvements

Last week, students, staff, families, community members, and media were invited to Columbus Alternative High School (CAHS) to discuss ongoing concerns regarding the physical integrity of its aging North Linden campus buildings. Working with the WORTH Foundation, a local leadership and civic engagement organization, the facilitated conversations aimed to provide a first-hand look at the […]

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Design Revealed for New Linden Community Center and Park

Brent Warren Brent Warren Design Revealed for New Linden Community Center and Park

Plans for a revamped Linden Park and a new, 50,000-square-foot Linden Community Center were unveiled last night at a community event hosted by the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department (CRPD). The new center, which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2020, will replace a 24,000-square-foot facility that was built in 1951. Work on […]

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First TASTE of the People

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill First TASTE of the People

STORY: The Linden community of Columbus is a neighborhood with a high number of safety and health disparities among its predominantly Black residents due to its lack of basic resources. Linden has been responded to with an ever-increasing police presence while the community’s health concerns have been ignored. The lifelong residents have been forced to […]

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Rock The Block Party

  Rock The Block Party

Please join on us Saturday, June 9th as we “Rock The Block” with residents of the Linden community. Highlights include: food, music, games, and prizes. Nothing connects people like hot meal and a good time. We look forward to seeing you and your family!!!!!

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Kroger Providing Shuttle from Closed Northern Lights Location

Brent Warren Brent Warren Kroger Providing Shuttle from Closed Northern Lights Location

Kroger has not backed down from plans to close its store at 3353 Cleveland Ave., but the company did recently announce that it will provide a free shuttle from that location to the closest remaining Kroger store, on Morse Road. A press release states that the service, which will be provided by local startup Empowerbus, […]

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Kroger Closing Store on Northeast Side

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kroger Closing Store on Northeast Side

Kroger is kicking off 2018 with a store closure that will impact residents on the Northeast side of Columbus and in the North Linden neighborhood. Effective January 31, the “Northern Lights” Kroger store will close its doors at 3353 Cleveland Ave. “Kroger continually evaluates each store’s performance to ensure that it is best meeting the needs […]

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