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  1. Table Talk: Cosecha Cocina adds taste of Mexico to Italian Village Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | This Week Community News

    Based in an old dairy barn in Columbus' burgeoning Italian Village neighborhood, Cosecha Cocina offers a distinct interpretation of Mexican cuisine. Owner Chris Crader, CEO of Grow Restaurants, is eager to point out that most Tex-Mex joints across central Ohio don't have much in common with Cosecha, 987 N. Fourth St. A tidy and relatively inexpensive menu is carved into five basic sections: starters, enchiladas and tamales, tacos, small plates and sides.

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  2. Central Ohio cities spearhead SB 331 suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | This Week Community News

    Cities in the Central Ohio Mayors and Managers Association have joined dozens of others in filing a lawsuit against Senate Bill 311. Several central Ohio municipalities are moving forward with legal action aimed to overturn Ohio Senate Bill 331, which is scheduled to take effect tomorrow.

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  3. Table Talk: New Blocka s near Bexley relies on bagel connection Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | This Week Community News

    Fox recently opened Block's Bagels & Deli at 3012 E. Broad St. in Columbus, just east of the Bexley border. He might not be part of the Block's family, but much of his fare is Block's through and through.

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  4. - Investigators trying to determine if package at Beth Tikvah was intentional hoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | This Week Community News

    Units from multiple central Ohio jurisdictions responded to Congregation Beth Tikvah in Worthington on Thursday morning, March 9, after a scare over a suspicious package. After more than two hours, police and fire personnel felt the item was simply an oddly shaped "art" project by a child at the congregation's day care.

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  5. Four Seasons Golf Center closes; scramble to find substitute beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | This Week Community News

    For 16 winters, Alecia Larsen has coached the finer points of golf under the conspicuous white dome of central Ohio's only indoor driving range: Four Seasons Golf Center, 5000 E. Broad St. in Whitehall. The 55-year-old Larsen even moved from Illinois in 2001 to become the professional instructor at the indoor facility after Family Golf rebranded as Four Seasons in 2001.

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  6. Two charged with robbing woman at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | This Week Community News

    Police announced in a press release Friday, Feb. 24, that William Henry Knox Jr. and Marcellus James Tolliver, both 23, have been charged with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony. According to the release, Columbus police SWAT officers arrested the two at 403 E. 12th Ave. in Columbus.

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  7. Table Talk: Fusian restaurant near Grandview adds test kitchen Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | This Week Community News

    The owners of Fusian have turned their restaurant near Grandview Heights into a test kitchen, where invention could lead to attention. The 2,300-square-foot restaurant, part of a 10-unit chain now based in Columbus, is at 855 W. Fifth Ave., just west of Olentangy River Road.

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  8. Another hotel could be built on West Lane Feb 8 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | This Week Community News

    Upper Arlington could be home to a second hotel if plans proceed for a Home2 Suites on West Lane Avenue. A development group that includes Columbus-based Meyer + Associates Architecture is considering construction of a six-story, 118-room Hilton Home2 Suites that would feature a J. Liu Restaurant + Bar and retail space at 1640 W. Lane Ave., which is at the northeast corner of West Lane Avenue and Westmont Boulevard.

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  9. Carver's wooden dogs stand in for injured soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | This Week Community News

    James Mellick calls his latest project "the most important thing I've done in my 40 years" as a woodcarver. "Wounded Warrior Dogs and Faithful Companions," an exhibit of both serious and lighthearted wooden dog sculptures by Mellick, is on display through March 26 at the Ohio Craft Museum, 1665 W. Fifth Ave. in Columbus.

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  10. St. Charles program reflects on history, mentorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | This Week Community News

    St. Charles Preparatory School, 2010 E. Broad St., kicked off Black History Month with a Feb. 2 celebration presented by the My Brother's Keeper volunteer program. MBK provides mentorship, tutoring and personal support of economically disadvantaged students in sixth- through eighth-grades.

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  11. Veterans offered free tax filing assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | This Week Community News

    The Military Veterans Resource Center has partnered with the Ohio Benefit Bank to offer free income-tax filing assistance to military veterans and spouses who fall within certain income guidelines. The free tax-filing service is available until April 18 at the resource center's Columbus office, 1395 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Suite 350.

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  12. Foundation finds 'unsung hero'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | This Week Community News

    Tiffany Tynes Curry thought the Jan. 24 assembly at Weinland Park Elementary School was for its continued success on the Third Grade Reading Guarantee tests. About 30 minutes later, she learned the truth: Curry was one of 35 teachers nationwide to have received the Milken Educator Award.

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  13. Football: College recruits often navigate winding roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | This Week Community News

    A process that began nearly two years ago finally has come to completion for Walnut Ridge High School senior Darrick Forrest. Forrest first thought about the potential of playing football collegiately when he was a sophomore after seeing varsity action as a freshman.

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  14. Whitehall police arrest suspect in 2015 triple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | This Week Community News

    After 21-year-old man's indictment for 2015 slayings, arrests have been made in all nine homicides in Whitehall from that year. Whitehall police Jan. 19 arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with a triple homicide that occurred in August 2015 at the Shaker Square Apartments in Whitehall.

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  15. Shanes closure pushes Cloak & Dagger into COMARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | This Week Community News

    The acting troupe from Cloak & Dagger Dinner Theatre, which was based at Shanes for six years, has formed COMA to preserve murder-mystery theater in the area. COMA is performing "Malice" at the Fettuccine Saloon every Tuesday at the Spaghetti Warehouse, 397 W. Broad St. in Columbus' Franklinton neighborhood.

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  16. Relieving congestion is goal: Hamilton Road work in planning stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | This Week Community News

    Construction, which could start as early as next year, calls for adding a shared-use path on the west side of the road, sidewalks on the east side, upgrades to traffic signals and mast arms as well as improvements to storm-water infrastructure and roadway access management. "The city of Columbus believes this project will bring much needed infrastructure enhancements to this part of our city and will help reduce traffic congestion, upgrade pedestrian and bicycle facilities and improve safety," said Jeff Ortega, spokesman for the Columbus Public Service Department.

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  17. Chamber of commerce growing along with Grove CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | This Week Community News

    With all of the new development in Grove City, the Grove City Area Chamber of Commerce also is having a growth spurt. "All the good things that are going on in Grove City is a positive for the chamber and for our members," said Shawn Conrad, the chamber's executive director.

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  18. Fishinger-Route 33 upgrades set for '19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | This Week Community News

    The Ohio Department of Transportation is planning upgrades to the intersection of U.S. Route 33-Riverside Drive and Fishinger Road to improve safety for both motorists and pedestrians. According to traffic studies ODOT conducted in 2015, 24,550 to 31,500 vehicles pass through the Route 33-Fishinger Road intersection each day.

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  19. Shanes closure pushes Cloak & Dagger into COMARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | This Week Community News

    Restaurant auctioneer Paul Delphia is selling restaurant equipment from the recently closed Shanes Gourmet Catering, 477 E. Livingston Ave. in Columbus, in an online auction through Thursday, Jan. 19. The acting troupe from Cloak & Dagger Dinner Theatre, which was based at Shanes for six years, has formed COMA to preserve murder-mystery theater in the area. COMA is performing "Malice" at the Fettuccine Saloon every Tuesday at the Spaghetti Warehouse, 397 W. Broad St. in Columbus' Franklinton neighborhood.

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  20. Hamilton Road work in planning stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | This Week Community News

    The city of Columbus, Ohio Department of Transportation and Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission are collaborating on a major project roadway improvement project along Hamilton Road between Interstate 70 and Refugee Road. The $20.2 million effort, which is in the planning stages, is expected to relieve congestion in the area that has seen considerable business turnover and closings and suffered economic setbacks.

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