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Columbus Academy senior talks about her life-changing experience, how she's working to fight teen homelessness, her memories of New Albany and her plans going forward. more

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Drew Fischer’s future includes the achievement of a dream he’s held and worked for as long as he can remember: playing Division I soccer at a prestigious university. more

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Emily Spector was just 12 years old when she created the Read to Succeed Foundation. Now, as a rising junior at New Albany High School, Spector has grown her foundation from her basement to have an international impact. more

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Training to become a world-class diver requires a significant time commitment, but it was a lack of time that pushed Noah Duperre toward diving in the first place. more

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Finding the Right Fit: For Chloe Ray, learning didn't come as easy until she found the right school more

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Current Columbus School for Girls’ senior Bethany Yamamoto is both learner and leader, and most of the many activities she takes part in at CSG are teaching her how to become a better leader. more

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Taking the Lead: It is said that if you need something done, ask the busiest person in the room. more

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Pro Grahams: It may seem strange that s’mores, those ooey-gooey summertime sweet treat staples, could suddenly be trendy, but a look at the menus around the Columbus dining scene tells the (campfire) story more


After more than 100 years of serving the community solo, the Pickerington Public Library is set to open its first-ever branch this fall. more


The Dublin Football League (DFL) will enter its 28th season this fall, offering age-appropriate recreation football for Dublin area children in grades K-6. Here is how they are making the game safe and what you can do to help. more

Dublin Life


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The band, George Thorogood and the Destroyers, responsible for Southern rock hits such as “Bad to the Bone," will play at the Ohio State Fair on Aug. 2 as part of their Rock Party 2017 Tour. more

Arts + Entertainment


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The city of Westerville is home to one of the few schools in the U.S. founded on the principle of providing a truly inclusive environment for children with autism spectrum disorders more



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In the age of helicopter parenting, Peri Forbes’ story sounds like fiction more

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Aesthetic Ambition: What do a race car driver, a web developer and the son of a prominent local Italian meat market family have in common? more

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On the ’case: When Mike Fought, president of Nicholson Builders, and his crew started work on homeowner Andy Vasani’s renovation, they weren’t aware that Vasani was already having second thoughts more


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Family-Style Dining: When John and Tiffany DeWitt decided to renovate their kitchen last year, they knew that more than just their kitchen would be changing more



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It Takes Two: This past winter at New Albany High School, Love Without Hurt was presented as a leadership training opportunity for students more

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Moving on Up: The Cooper family is used to being uprooted; they have moved five times to five different states, the last of which brought them to Columbus in 2008 more

Dublin Life


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Anything but Spoiled: Instead of crying over spoiled milk, New Albany High School senior is solving it more

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