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Ohio Statehouse Repairs Damage from Protests

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Ohio Statehouse Repairs Damage from Protests

Repairs to the Ohio Statehouse and the Capitol Square grounds during protests over the last several weeks will cost the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board — the body responsible for maintaining the Statehouse and Capitol Square — $158,263.57, according to a press release sent to media by the board. The board noted this amount […]

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Christopher Columbus Statues Fall in Other Cities, Remain Intact in Ohio

Walker Evans Walker Evans Christopher Columbus Statues Fall in Other Cities, Remain Intact in Ohio

The darkest parts of America’s history are often glossed over in grade school — from the slave ownership of George Washington to the white terrorist massacre in Tulsa, Oklahoma — and few historical icons stand taller in that regard than Christopher Columbus. Our city’s namesake was best known for “Discovering America” (he never actually set foot outside […]

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Coronavirus Update: Senate Bill, Giving Back & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Senate Bill, Giving Back & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. Ohio now has 704 cases of the coronavirus, 88 of which are in Franklin County alone. During a Wednesday, March 25 press conference, Ohio Department of Health Director Dr. Amy Acton gave an estimated total of patients tested across the state. So […]

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Opinion: Are Gun & Abortion Laws Really The Top Priorities for Ohioans?

Ohio Capital Journal Ohio Capital Journal Opinion: Are Gun & Abortion Laws Really The Top Priorities for Ohioans?

By David C. DeWitt Every week it seems we are reporting stories coming from the Ohio Statehouse on one bill or another that further tinkers with Ohio’s abortion and gun laws, typically restricting abortion services and access to abortion services and expanding access to guns. We have a bill that would ban telemedicine as a way to receive abortion-related […]

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Haunted Statehouse Tour

Anne Evans Anne Evans Haunted Statehouse Tour

Tickets for the 2019 edition of the Haunted Statehouse Tours are now available for purchase. The special Halloween tours will take place Fri., Oct. 18, Sat., Oct. 19, Fri., Oct. 25 and Sat., Oct. 26. Tickets for the Haunted Statehouse Tours are $12 for adults and $6 for children under the age of 12. This […]

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Haunted Statehouse Tour

Anne Evans Anne Evans Haunted Statehouse Tour

Tickets for the 2019 edition of the Haunted Statehouse Tours are now available for purchase. The special Halloween tours will take place Fri., Oct. 18, Sat., Oct. 19, Fri., Oct. 25 and Sat., Oct. 26. Tickets for the Haunted Statehouse Tours are $12 for adults and $6 for children under the age of 12. This […]

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Haunted Statehouse Tour

Anne Evans Anne Evans Haunted Statehouse Tour

Tickets for the 2019 edition of the Haunted Statehouse Tours are now available for purchase. The special Halloween tours will take place Fri., Oct. 18, Sat., Oct. 19, Fri., Oct. 25 and Sat., Oct. 26. Tickets for the Haunted Statehouse Tours are $12 for adults and $6 for children under the age of 12. This […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”

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