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The Humble Neighborhood Walk Gets Its Moment in the Sun

Brent Warren Brent Warren The Humble Neighborhood Walk Gets Its Moment in the Sun

Some local organizations are shining a spotlight on one of the few outside-the-house activities still available to us – the neighborhood walk. Transit Columbus has created a Walk Columbus Pledge to encourage people to take daily walks to “explore the nooks and crannies of our own neighborhoods…rather than heading for the most popular areas.” The […]

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Opinion: Large SUVs And Pickups Are a Safety Hazard in Cities

Jess Mathews Jess Mathews Opinion: Large SUVs And Pickups Are a Safety Hazard in Cities

The large SUVs and obnoxiously-sized pickup trucks that are clogging our streets…I cringe at them. Any time I see one, not only do I cringe, but I am reminded that the car manufacturers are getting away with murder. Literally. Federal regulators (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) have known since 2015 that these larger SUVs and […]

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Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery

  Autumn Walk at Green Lawn Cemetery

Join us for perhaps the loveliest seasonal walk of the year through Columbus’s preeminent Victorian cemetery. Columbus Landmarks and Friends of Green Lawn partner to provide quarterly walks to help support the missions of these two preservation-minded nonprofits, In addition to learning about the botanical and wildlife features found within this 200 year old cemetery, […]

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CityWalk Columbus Tour

  CityWalk Columbus Tour

Experience downtown Columbus and its impressive Capitol Square and riverfront on this 90-minute guided walking tour. Beginning at Columbus’ most historic intersection, your tour guide will introduce you to the architecture and important highlights from the city’s frontier beginnings to its modern-day role as a rapidly growing city. Columbus downtown buildings range in styles from […]

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Art Walks & Landmarks Talks-Short North

  Art Walks & Landmarks Talks-Short North

We are thrilled to partner with Columbus Public Health on a new season of 14 FREE Art Walks & Landmark Talks! Explore our city’s unique neighborhoods on these one-hour urban adventures, and learn more about each neighborhood’s unique architecture, art and history … all while improving your health and fitness. These tours are provided with […]

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THE GREAT AMAZING RACE Columbus family friendly adventure run/walk

  THE GREAT AMAZING RACE Columbus family friendly adventure run/walk

America’s Most Exciting Family Friendly Adventure Race ~ Donate Sneakers for Cancer! Official website: www.GreatAmazingRace.com THE GREAT AMAZING RACE SERIES Reserve your spots now, you can create your teams later on race day. (Each race caps at 100 teams) Grab a friend, family member, neighbor or co-worker ~ and get ready to enjoy the most […]

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Art Walks & Landmarks Talks-Arena District

  Art Walks & Landmarks Talks-Arena District

We are thrilled to partner with Columbus Public Health on a new season of 14 FREE Art Walks & Landmark Talks! Explore our city’s unique neighborhoods on these one-hour urban adventures, and learn more about each neighborhood’s unique architecture, art and history … all while improving your health and fitness. These tours are provided with […]

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