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“Healthy Community Center” Planned for Former Library Building

Brent Warren Brent Warren “Healthy Community Center” Planned for Former Library Building

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center announced a plan today to turn the former Martin Luther King Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library into a “Healthy Community Center.” Plans call for the 9,000-square-foot building, located at 1600 E. Long St., to be renovated to accommodate a demonstration kitchen, meeting rooms, and a café dedicated […]

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2018 Eldon and Elsie Ward Family YMCA Legacy Celebration

  2018 Eldon and Elsie Ward Family YMCA Legacy Celebration

The evening will begin with a networking reception at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at The Boat House Restaurant, with a plated dinner and program beginning at 6:15 p.m. This year, we are proud to honor The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center East and the YMCA of Central Ohio’s very own Kim […]

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OSU Announces Second Medical Center Tower

Walker Evans Walker Evans OSU Announces Second Medical Center Tower

The Ohio State University made a major announcement late this afternoon about a hospital expansion that would continue to transform the growing Wexner Medical Center. A request for qualifications (RFQ) was released earlier this month for the construction of a new inpatient tower and outpatient care facility. “The Wexner Medical Center has unprecedented opportunity for transformative […]

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Work on Cannon Drive to Start Next Year, New Buildings and Parkland to Follow

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work on Cannon Drive to Start Next Year, New Buildings and Parkland to Follow

Work is scheduled to begin next summer on the realignment of Cannon Drive, a project many years in the planning stages that will transform the western edge of Ohio State University’s main campus. The first phase of the project will both straighten and raise Cannon from King Ave to Herrick Drive, opening up about 12 […]

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OSU Studying Effects of E-Cigarettes on Lung Health

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega OSU Studying Effects of E-Cigarettes on Lung Health

If you’re puffing on an e-cig, you’re a guinea pig, based on a lack of information available on the products. The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center — Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) hopes to gain some understanding through two studies aimed at evaluating the health […]

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Au Bon Pain Closes Downtown, Opens at OSU Medical Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans Au Bon Pain Closes Downtown, Opens at OSU Medical Center

Boston-based cafe chain Au Bon Pain just quietly completed the relocation of its singular Columbus location from Downtown to the OSU Wexner Medical Center. The former location at 20 South Third Street just closed up their doors yesterday, vacating a retail space inside the PNC Plaza building. Donna Alsheimer, Hospitality & Communication Manager confirmed that […]

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Realigned Cannon Drive Will Mean New Parkland, Development Around OSU Medical Campus

Brent Warren Brent Warren Realigned Cannon Drive Will Mean New Parkland, Development Around OSU Medical Campus

As construction progresses at a rapid pace on the north side of OSU’s campus – two new dorms at the corner of Lane Avenue and High Street and another at Lane and Neil Avenue are close to being topped out – planning continues for the eventual reshaping of a key entrance to the south end […]

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