Matthew Kent

The Polar Express IS real. Check out this magical holiday-themed train ride and another local locomotive, both perfect for family adventures. Read more

Ohio Adventures

Dr. Russell Vester, a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at Mercy Health, has been an active board member with Southwest Ohio chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation since his daughter, Hannah, was diagnose with Type 1 diabetes. Read more

Everything Health

An ounce of prevention: Cancer is a major target for medical professionals of all stripes, and Dr. Robert Baiocchi has his sights set on viruses that may lead to it. Read more

Everything Health

Keeping a Clear Mind: Dr. Jeffrey Strawn currently serves as director of the Anxiety Disorders Research program at the University of Cincinnati Read more

Everything Health

Preventing Polyps and Sinusitis: Dealing with nasal polyps is just one part of the job for doctors who specialize in issues surrounding the ear, nose, and throat, though the scope is much wider. Read more

Expert Insight

What once was a theme within science fiction writing, technological advancements in personalized medicine allow doctors the ability to deconstruct a patient at the genetic level to formulate a patient-specific therapy. Read more about this tech. Read more

Expert Insight

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Dr. Ryan Hedgepeth

Stopping it in its Tracks: The risk of prostate cancer weighs heavy on the minds of most men, but technological advances are making it easier to detect and treat every day. Read more



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Retired educator from the Upper Arlington City School District has spent more than 30 years in the classroom in the Columbus area, but her experience teaching on a Navajo reservation is something she looks back on with particular fondness. Read more


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Bugging Out: Creepy-crawlies never looked so vivid and colorful. Read more

Arts + Entertainment


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Knowledge on Wheels: New classroom technology in Dublin City Schools is changing how students learn across the district in a positive way. Read more

Dublin Life

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Fit to Give: A new fitness center that opened its doors in January hopes to shape how people look at fitness in a new and exciting way Read more

Dublin Life


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Sir Mix-a-Lot: A German classical composer and an English alternative rock band come together as one in January as part of a unique pops offering from the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. Read more

On Stage

Home Is Where the Heart Is

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Mary Jane Hitt and her husband, Bill, live at 15 W. Plum St. and will open their doors to visitors as part of this year’s Tapestry of a Town. The Hitts have owned their prairie-style bungalow home, which was built in 1924, for about two years... Read more



Westerville City Schools

Central film festival puts local senior citizens in the limelight Read more


Sweet sojourns make Valentine’s Day even more delicious Read more

Ohio Adventures

Spots along Lake Erie are perfect for the sport-fishing enthusiast Read more

Travel Guide

Unique Ohio golf courses flaunt their individuality Read more

Travel Guide