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  1. Comedy show to aid Buckeye Bulldog Rescue groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 | The Columbus Dispatch

    When she called Gibson over, he snorted. When the French bulldog socialized with the family's two dogs, Gibson snorted.


  2. Urbana's proposed ban on feeding wildlife stalls over feral cats Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Angela Van Hoose lined up the foam plates and spooned a heap of salmon-flavored Fancy Feast on each one. Then she squeezed some disposable hand warmers to heat them, so she could put one under every plate that she would soon put on her back patio.


  3. Holiday Art Project: Readers deck our page with wows of hollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Denise I. Clark of London, Ohio, combined wood slats, acrylic paint, jute bows and the coiled wire - an unexpected way to represent the berries - to take first place in the 16th annual contest. "The style of painting plays well with the red-wire holly berries," said Jenny Applegate, a Dispatch features editor, who judged the contest with Linda Dillman, winner of the 2016 contest.


  4. Things looking up for Madison County shop owner who had hit rock bottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Eric Keaton isn't proud of his drug and criminal past. He doesn't avoid the topic, either. Even to strangers, he'll mention his 2012 felony conviction, telling them how he stole from his aunt to pay for his addiction to pain pills.


  5. Friends, family still fight for justice 35 years after sheriff's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    It was early afternoon on his 19th birthday, and Steve Wolfe was still in bed, having worked the overnight shift guarding the jail in the county where his father was sheriff. His mother asked him to call the sheriff's office.


  6. Fine feathered friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Jim Ward bent down and leaned in close so he could hear the young girl over the cacophony of clucking and crowing. Ward was judging the youth showmanship competition on Saturday at the Ohio National Poultry Show at the Ohio Expo Center.


  7. Ohio Transmission acquires PK Controls of Plain CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Ohio Transmission Corp., a seller of industrial equipment and services in Columbus, is growing with the acquisition of a Plain City engineering services company. PK Controls of Plain City, with 74 employees, will add to the services provides by OTC, which now has about 900 employees and has offices across much of the South and Midwest.


  8. One-time Playboy bunny 'heartbroken' by Hefner's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    In memory of Hugh Hefner, Cheryl Hill-Gallucci spent some time Thursday morning sewing bunny ears in her Plain City home. “I thought it was the appropriate thing to do,” said Gallucci, an interior designer who was a bunny at the Playboy Club on E. Broad Street in Columbus from its opening in 1982 until it closed in 1985.


  9. Girl's 'Helper' aids rope jumpersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Which is why 11-year-old Leah Thobe decided to bypass human assistance in creating the Jumper's Helper, a device that rotates one end of a rope so two people can tackle a three-person activity. Made of five pieces of PVC pipe and a few clamps, the Jumper's Helper's simple design earned Thobe first place in her grade at the 2016 regional Invention Convention, held in May at Tolles Career & Technical Center in Plain City.


  10. Hotel LeVeque's restaurant, the Keep, offers 'approachable' menu with French notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    With a globally inspired menu rooted in French cooking techniques, the Keep Liquor Bar has joined the growing Downtown dining scene. Fitting in the upscale-casual category of restaurants, the Keep is located on the mezzanine level of Hotel LeVeque, an Autograph Collection Hotel, 50 W. Broad St. The restaurant - named after a speakeasy expression - currently is open for dinner only, with breakfast and lunch hours scheduled to be added Sept.


  11. Rebranding of Krema peanut-butter shifts entirely to Crazy Richard's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Wernli, 35, is the second-generation family owner of Krema, the peanut-butter maker based in Plain City. By the end of this year, the name Krema will be only on the company, no longer on its peanut butter.


  12. Did healthcare co-op rip off small Ohio communities? Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A 4-year-old group of governments created to lower health-care costs for thousands of public employees has been ravaged by accusations of mismanagement and millions of dollars in deficits. The Ohio auditor's office and some county prosecutors are investigating the Ohio Public Entity Consortium Healthcare Cooperative, a self-insurance program with headquarters near Plain City.


  13. High school football: Disappointment drives Upper Arlington as practice starts Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Joel Cutler has been around Upper Arlington so long that some born-and-bred locals might be surprised to learn that he is from Plain City and graduated from Jonathan Alder High School. Cutler may lack Golden Bear blood flowing through his veins, but he understands the heritage of the high school football team and the inherent expectations of winning.


  14. Three days after tragedy, the fair is almost back to normalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Food row at the Ohio State Fair was crowded with people looking for corn dogs, funnel cakes and sugary lemonade. The agriculture barns were full of loud sheep and kids excited to see or show animals.


  15. Justice Insider: Smoker sues over extra work hours to offset breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A pack of cigarettes costs $6 and up, and smokers grumble. But when a Union County woman says she was told to work 40 minutes extra each day to make up for taking breaks to smoke, that's where one smoker drew the line.


  16. Woman, 11-year-old daughter collect thousands of diapers for needy familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The aroma fills the dank cellar of Jerome United Methodist Church in Plain City, where dozens of colorful boxes of diapers pack fill free-standing black shelves. In early 2015, a friend of Amy Smith's received an email from the Huggies brand with a message about diaper donation banks, prompting the friend to start a charity.


  17. Top things to do this weekend, May 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Insect love A foreign creature intrudes on a world of insects and sparks conflict but also romance in "OVO," Cirque du Soleil's latest touring production that incorporates gymnastic and acrobatic acts into a colorful fantasia. The show runs through Sunday at Value City Arena.


  18. Swiss steak or Salisbury? Which dish has ties to Ohio?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    James Sturm of Newark has grown increasingly frustrated with his inability to find Swiss steak on restaurant menus in central Ohio these days. He wrote to me to ask if I knew of any restaurants that still offer the dish, or whether I had a recipe for it.


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