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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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The Big Give: Building the New American Immigrant Community

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give: Building the New American Immigrant Community

Columbus is home to a diverse range of immigrant communities that hail from countries across Africa, Asia, Latin American and beyond — and it goes without saying that their needs vary greatly from those who are native-born in the United States. Dr. Seleshi Ayalew Asfaw, Executive Director of Ethiopian Tewahedo Social Services (ETSS), is hard at work […]

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Interfaith Activists Campaign for Mental Health Treatment

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Interfaith Activists Campaign for Mental Health Treatment

For 17 years, BREAD, an interfaith organization based in Franklin County has campaigned for social justice causes in the area. This year the group has turned its attention to mental health treatment and accessibility. On May 12, BREAD – which stands for Building Responsibility Equality and Dignity –held its annual Nehemiah Action rally at the […]

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Southern Gateway Initiative Launched to Benefit South Side Neighborhoods

Walker Evans Walker Evans Southern Gateway Initiative Launched to Benefit South Side Neighborhoods

This morning, a group of city and community leaders announced the launch of the Southern Gateway Initiative, designed to improve the quality of life for the South Side of Columbus. The initiative includes new housing, health and wellness facilities, and upgraded neighborhood infrastructure. Additionally, the former Reeb Elementary School, located at 280 East Reeb Avenue, was […]

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

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