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Make & Take Metal Stamping Event

  Make & Take Metal Stamping Event

Join us at The Smithery for our popular Make & Take Stamping Event Choose from our selection of charms to make a special gift or treat yourself! Stop in any time during the event, no need to preregister. First come, first served. Fun for adults and kids alike! Open to all ages, even younger children […]

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Make & Take Metal Stamping Event at The Smithery

  Make & Take Metal Stamping Event at The Smithery

Make & Take Metal Stamping Event Saturday, May 5th, 11 – 3pm Join us at The Smithery for our popular Make & Take Stamping Event! Choose from our selection of charms to make a special gift or treat yourself! Stop in any time during the event, no need to preregister. First come, first served. Fun […]

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Make & Take Metal Stamping Event

  Make & Take Metal Stamping Event

Join us at The Smithery for our popular Make & Take Stamping Event Choose from our selection of charms to make a special gift or treat yourself! Stop in any time during the event, no need to preregister. First come, first served. Fun for adults and kids alike! Open to all ages, even younger children […]

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Columbus Organization Makes Effort to End Sex Trafficking of Minors

Randi Walle Randi Walle Columbus Organization Makes Effort to End Sex Trafficking of Minors

“It starts with drugs. The girls think these guys are their boyfriends, but once the drug supply runs, out they convince the girls to exploit themselves for money for more drugs.” Often considered an “invisible” crime, minor sex trafficking is happening all over our city. According to the Attorney General, 1,100+ minors are trafficked each […]

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Niccolò Machiavelli’s Advice on Parenting

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Niccolò Machiavelli’s Advice on Parenting

Readers may or may not know that I moonlight as a semi-professional philosopher. While classical philosophical discussions about undead cats and bat-life might seem a little other-worldly, Niccolo Machiavelli’s (1469-1527) advice on parenting has always seemed right down to earth. And so, in anticipation of today’s parental holiday, some words of encouragement: On Modus Operandi […]

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School Issues: All About the Slam

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott School Issues:  All About the Slam

Even if you don’t like poetry; even if you don’t like high culture and academic pursuits, you probably like slam poetry. It’s Henry Rollins’ territory. Slam poetry has the rhythm and intensity of a rap. Videos featuring slam poetry go viral with upwards of 15 million hits on YouTube. And the very best in local […]

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