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Ronald McDonald House

Volunteer's dedication spans 30 years

In the late 1970s, Judy Skinner heard only whispers that Columbus would be home to a Ronald McDonald House.

District starts year with new schools, technology

The new school year is off and running.

Women raising ruckus to fight ovarian cancer

Wearing flashy garb and carrying a message of hope, a group of central Ohio women are speaking out this month to raise awareness about an often undetected and deadly form of cancer.
Sept. 21 at four city locations

Gyimah predicts Let's Move event will do well

Let's Move, Columbus, an effort to get families to make physical fitness a part of everyday life, is just around the corner.
Great Placemakers Lab

Planner touts neighborhood walkability at event

Professional planner Eric Fredericks likes walkable neighborhoods, so much so that he's made them his avocation.

New band directors take up batons

Grove City and Central Crossing high schools have new band directors this year, but neither are entirely new to their schools.

Welcome Center hosts there to assist, listen

A few weeks ago, a 91-year-old woman went into the Grove City Welcome Center Museum with a friend looking for a scrapbook she had donated.
Nationwide Children's Hospital

Columbus Marathon Patient Champions all have a story to tell

Mile markers in the Nationwide Children's Hospital Columbus Marathon are marked not only with a number, but with a name as well.

Goodwill, Junior League join forces to save annual Bargain Box event

A longstanding Columbus area tradition will continue, thanks to a partnership between the Junior League of Columbus and Goodwill Columbus.

City attorney's project seeks to read pulse of neighborhoods

Columbus City Attorney Richard C. Pfeiffer is strolling across Columbus, trying to get the pulse of communities from residents who live there.

Board recognizes bumper crop of AP achievers

More than 100 Advanced Placement Scholars from South-Western's four high schools were recognized at the Aug. 25 school board meeting.
Actors' Theatre of Columbus

Troupe spoofs classic Sherlock Holmes tale

An updated, hilarious look at a suspenseful novel will close out the summer season of Actors' Theatre of Columbus.

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