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Smoky Row Road
A $1.8 million project that got under way last month to add sidewalks and turn lanes to a stretch of Smoky Row Road, coupled with the final phase of improvements to Hard Road, will make that area of the Northwest Side much safer for people, according to a spokesman for the city's Department of Public Service.
Pressure is mounting on some Columbus officials as a two federal investigations widen at City Hall.
Golf clubs valued at $3,500 were stolen from a 2006 Audi parked on Baudin Street, the owner told Columbus police officers at 9:20 a.m. Sunday, June 28.
Amateur sleuth India Hayes might not have even seen this coming.
Red, White & Boom
Chris Jamison has been caught in a whirlwind since finishing third on the television show The Voice in December.
Congregation Beth Tikvah, annual Yard Sale of Biblical Proportions, 5 to 8 p.m. July 8, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. July 9 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 10 at 6121 Olentangy River Road. Books, baby furniture, Ohio State University-themed merchandise, ornaments and china are among the items offered by Beth Tikvah's member families.
The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy has announced that northwest Columbus resident Marialice Bennett has been awarded the college's 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Students attending Columbus City Schools will be back in class Aug. 26. To prepare for the 2015-16 school year, the district is encouraging parents to enroll early and avoid potential delays in class scheduling and bus service.
Eleven area public health departments participated in the drill, a full-scale exercise to test the departments' ability to perform a mass dispensing of medicine after a bioterrorism attack.
Red, White & Boom
The 35th annual Red, White & Boom celebration will introduce a new craft-beer park, feature a national musical act and honor Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman who has decided not to seek a fifth term this year.
As a 77-year-old woman approached her residence on Macgregor Avenue at 12:49 p.m. June 19, she told Columbus police she was surprised to see a dirty, white, older model Toyota Celica in her driveway.
Columbus Recreation and Parks Department
The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is the latest member of the food-truck scene.