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Hearts United

Hearts United

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Valentine’s Day earlier this month, Second Sight Studio in Franklinton organized a family-friendly public art project in a one-acre lot in Franklinton.

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The Beauty Box

The Beauty Box

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Third Ward neighborhood in Houston, Texas was once a thriving hub of African-American culture and business, full of mom-n-pop shops like “The Beauty Box” – a former beauty parlor that fell on hard times with the rest of the neighborhood. Now, two artists have reimagined the Beauty Box as a community meeting space.

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WOSU’s Tom Rieland in Conversation with CCAD’s Denny Griffith

WOSU’s Tom Rieland in Conversation with CCAD’s Denny Griffith

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

A treasured arts leaders will be retiring next summer from his post as President of the Columbus College of Art & Design. Denny Griffith has long advocated that the livability of Columbus is tied to the vibrancy of our arts scene and was recently honored by the Greater Columbus Arts Council as the epitome of the “artist citizen.”

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Homework Help Centers at CML

Homework Help Centers at CML

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Metropolitan Library believes in supporting the community and has 21 library branches that offer free Homework Help Centers to Columbus-area students of all ages.

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Washington Gladden and Social Justice

Washington Gladden and Social Justice

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

We want you to meet the man who inspired all of Columbus — from politicians to streetcar workers — to reach out to one another in friendship. Washington Gladden was a religious leader committed to social justice, and he called on city leaders to treat every citizen fairly in the age of industrialization.

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Columbus Cyclists Fix Their Own Rides at 3rd Hand Bike Co-op

Columbus Cyclists Fix Their Own Rides at 3rd Hand Bike Co-op

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Want to make biking an everyday part of your life? Try getting started at 3rd Hand Bicycle, a local co-op that promotes cycling by providing the community with the facilities, tools, skills and knowledge to repair and maintain their own bicycles.

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SoHud Mural Brightens Up Busy Corner

SoHud Mural Brightens Up Busy Corner

| September 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Trees aren’t just for planting. A new mural catapulted by Wild Goose Creative perks up Old North Columbus.

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Artist Matt Logsdon Aims To Provide Happy Surprises To Pedestrians

Artist Matt Logsdon Aims To Provide Happy Surprises To Pedestrians

| August 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

When was the last time you explored your city? Matt Logsdon wants to break up your daily routine with the Bus Project, “a civic pride project designed to promote places unique to Columbus, Ohio, advocate a pedestrian lifestyle, and bring together Columbus communities through active participation in the arts.”

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Meet The New Columbus Symphony Director: Jean-Marie Zeitouni

Meet The New Columbus Symphony Director: Jean-Marie Zeitouni

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Classical 101′s Christopher Purdy interviews the new music director of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Jean-Marie Zeitouni.

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