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Gear up for new mountain bike trail coming soon

Gear up, folks, a mountain bike track is coming to the Scioto Trail at Berliner Park. Coming in at just over $188,000, the new single-track, 3-mile trail and course will replace a vacant industrial area along the Scioto River, reports The Dispatch...

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OSU puts most frats on time-out

Ohio State University is putting most fraternities in time-out after all their misbehavior. 10TV reports that most fraternities have been suspended from social, recruitment, and new member activities, effective immediately. To be exact, 37...

Everyday heros: Passerby braves flames to save life

A whiff of smoke was all it took one passerby to jump into action and save a woman’s life. Early this morning, a fire broke out in Karen Watts’ apartment on West Broad Street. Before firefighters could arrive, Antwan Cotton, who was...

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Defense for Tokes’ accused killer trying to buy time

The defense for the man accused of raping, kidnapping, and murdering OSU student Reagan Tokes is wanting to delay the trial. Brian Golsby’s attorney is asking to postpone the trial on account of a current bill making its way through the...

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Trunk full of fentanyl could’ve killed the entire city

A few weeks ago, police seized what they say was enough fentanyl to kill every person in the whole city. That’s right, all 860,000+ people here could have been killed by the contents in the trunk of a car—the car belonging to three men from...

Everyday heroes: Local bystanders overpower robber

When a local pharmacy was invaded by a young thief, bystanders did everything but stand by and watch it happen. Around 7:15pm on November 4, Khalid Ali (18) entered the CVS at 7470 Sawmill Road and jumped the pharmacy counter and demanded specific...

+BUSINESS

Doesn’t Polaris have enough home stores? Guess not

As if the area isn’t already saturated by home goods stores, a brand new store called At Home has opened at 1160 Gemini Place. This massive store carries more than 50,000 home decor items, furniture, and Christmas items with over 400 new items...

Crew advances to finals, Wendy’s flakes

Although the Columbus Crew fell to New York City FC last night, they will advance to the Eastern Conference Finals thanks to aggregate scoring. ABC6 reports that Mapfre stadium will host the Crew vs Toronto FC in Game 1 on November 21. Toronto will...

Get to a Milwaukee Brewers game in 45 minutes

OneJet, the nonstop airline connecting mid-sized cities in the Midwest like Columbus and Pittsburg to Milwaukee, Wisconsin has begun services. A jet service that focuses on business travel has selected Columbus to add a nonstop flight from Milwaukee...

Top paying job in Columbus may surprise you

Quite often, high-paying occupations are associated with those in the medical field. And that would be an accurate association. In Columbus, the top five spots for fattest salaries were commandeered by positions in a medical facility. Here they are...

+ GOV & POLITICS

OP: Less than 25% of Columbus voted, really?

  Don’t like the political system? Look in the mirror TOPIC: Local voting The vast majority of Columbus voters decided against participating in Yesterday’s election. Granted, it wasn’t a very sexy election. Statewide, we had to vote on two confusing...

Big fat no to Issue 2

As the election dust settles, a clear message was sent by Ohio voters this Tuesday. A overwhelmingly no to Issue 2 were the polls results, with over 75 percent of the state voting saying, “nah.”  If passed, Issue 2 would have required...

+ DEVELOPMENT

Brand names, closeout prices available in Grandview

About three and a half years since Giant Eagle was in the prime real estate on the corner of Fifth and Grandview Avenues, your favorite brand name discount store has finally opened. Big Lots’s massive new store has opened 1451 West Fifth...

Ramada Plaza has practical future ahead

After two years of sitting vacant and falling victim to vandalism, Ramada Plaza along I-71 has a new future in store. It was sold at bankruptcy auction and will converted into a U-Haul storage facility, reports The Dispatch. This won’t be an...

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