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Jon Cook, the now-retired executive art director of the McConnell Arts Center, and Mary Gray, retired director of Ohio Arts Council's Riffe Gallery, have made an immeasurable impression on the Columbus art scenes. Learn about their impact. Read more

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See if you and your friends were spotted at the CityScene Magazine 20th Anniversary Celebration at Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse on Jan. 24 Read more

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Photos courtesy Tony Mendoza

Born in Havana, Tony Mendoza came to Columbus in 1987. His journey to C-bus wasn't immediate though, from Yale to Harvard and architecture to photos. Learn about his life and how he's now beautifully capturing flowers. Read more

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Double the Talent: Pursuing story writing or stage acting is challenging. Accomplishing both simultaneously is even more difficult Read more

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Hit the Ground Running: For a self-described recreational runner, Clintonville resident George Roulett has experience that borders on professional Read more

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Act Casual: Gastropubs and laid-back bars are the calling card of local restaurateur Brian Swanson Read more

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Stroll in New Albany by Wray Clifford

The Anatomy of Art: As an artist, painter Wray Clifford is best known for her landscapes, which she describes as leaning “toward the impressionistic side of realism.” Read more

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Running the Show: Columbus has seen some major changes in the last few years, and GCAC President and CEO Tom Katzenmeyer has been with the city for it all Read more

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The Next Generation: Being the child of central Ohio’s most recognizable figure in the fight against breast cancer was bound to bring about high expectations. Read more

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KOing Cancer: When Brandon Nasby started raising money as a teenager participating in his mother's bike-a-thon, he did not know the experience would inspire a lifetime of contributions. Read more

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Composing the Community: James Swearingen may be a year past retirement from his post as chairman of music education at Capital University, but he doesn’t seem interested in taking it easy. Read more

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Space Odyssey: It was a young boy’s fascination with animated cartoons, comic books and super heroes that first captivated Chaz O’Neil and drew his attention to art. Read more

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The Doctor Is In(spirational): Medicine and the arts may not, to the average person, seem like two strongly connected fields. Dr. Linda Stone realized there were numerous areas in which the two industries could come together. Read more

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‘Runaway’ Success: Hold onto your leather jackets, Columbus. New Jersey’s favorite rock band is making its way back to the capital city after the late 2016 release of its 13th album. Read more

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Human Nature: I met Wil Wong Yee on the top of a seven-story parking garage Downtown. Read more

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Bring the Thunder: Columbus' own Zeus McClurkin is an important part of the Harlem Globetrotters team Read more

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Strong DNA: As beloved an institution as COSI is in Columbus, when David Chesebrough signed on as CEO in 2006, he knew he was in for a challenge. Read more

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Name That Toon: What’s the key to a successful art career that has spanned over 50 years? Per Columbus cartoonist Paul Palnik, it’s living in the present Read more

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Hitting the Brixx: Because two-thirds of the band is from New Albany, the city has significantly influenced the band’s music Read more

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