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Child Services gets Much-Needed Boost from Dublin-Based Northwoods

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Child Services gets Much-Needed Boost from Dublin-Based Northwoods

The professionals that work in the human services industry, including caseworkers, child welfare workers and the like, have a staggeringly high turnover rate. Child welfare workers, in particular, are responsible for the very demanding job of ensuring a better living environment for children in unsafe conditions. Because of turnover, they could be among a long […]

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Wild Goose Creative Expands to Franklinton

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Wild Goose Creative Expands to Franklinton

Wild Goose Creative (WGC) has announced the signing of a new space in Franklinton at 188 S. McDowell St. The community arts organization has resided at 2491 Summit St. in SoHud (South of Hudson) since 2008, but says it can and wants to do more. Among WGC’s plans are providing more space for new and […]

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The Music Room Brings Nashville Style Performances to Central Ohio

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman The Music Room Brings Nashville Style Performances to Central Ohio

In January 2019, The Music Room officially opened above The Market at Flint Station in Worthington. When The Market opened last October and owners LeighAnn Guagenti and Gracie Guagenti held a grand opening celebration for the space, Rich Sharick had a look at the space for the first time. He had been wanting to see […]

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Local Artist Spotlight: Daric Gill

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Local Artist Spotlight: Daric Gill

Two decades ago, Daric Gill dated a girl over the summer from Urbana, a city near his hometown. He would go and see her on the weekends, but admittedly, Gill doesn’t think the girl was that into him. That was fine, though, because by the end of the summer Gill had become better friends with […]

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Counter Louis CK Event to Make Sexual Assault Victims ‘Seen and Heard’

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Counter Louis CK Event to Make Sexual Assault Victims ‘Seen and Heard’

A counter event to comedian Louis CK’s appearance at the Columbus Funny Bone wants to put more of a focus on victims and survivors of sexual violence. Christine Horvath, a Columbus standup and founder of BabeRoar — a platform created to uplift female, queer and other marginalized comedians — organized ‘Seen and Heard’ with her partner, […]

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The List: 14 Places to Find the Impossible Burger

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman The List: 14 Places to Find the Impossible Burger

Since its revamp in early 2019, the Impossible Burger has made its way to nearly 5,000 restaurants and counting. The burger is plant-based and engineered to look, taste and “bleed” like real meat, all while remaining free of dairy, eggs, fish, and wheat — which makes it gluten-free, vegan and certified as kosher and halal. […]

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Demolished, to Rise Again: What Streetlight Guild Means for Black Columbus

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Demolished, to Rise Again: What Streetlight Guild Means for Black Columbus

In early May 2019, a long forgotten building in the historic King-Lincoln Bronzeville neighborhood was demolished without warning. Adorning the building were four large murals depicting iconic black women by the late artist Jeff Abraxas, best known for his mural work around the neighborhood. In the foyer of Streetlight Guild — the venue project by […]

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