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State Seeks To Prevent Falls By Older Ohioans

By | November 28, 2014

A state initiative to prevent falls by older Ohioans is aiming to warn shoppers of all ages what to look for and how to avoid falling hazards amid holiday shopping.

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Ohio Transit Authority To Increase Police On City Buses

By | November 28, 2014

The Central Ohio Transit Authority said it will spend more money next year to put additional uniformed police officers on city buses to combat an increase in incidents.

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Pre-Black Friday Sales Kickoff Central Ohio Christmas Shopping

By | November 28, 2014

It’s Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when retailers lure potential Christmas customers through their doors

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Franklin County Sheriff Announces Bid For Columbus Mayor

By | November 26, 2014

Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott said, Wednesday, he will run for Mayor of Columbus next year.

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Police ID Officers Involved 12-Year-Old’s Shooting

By | November 26, 2014

Cleveland police say two officers told a 12-year-old boy with a pellet gun to show his hands three times before he was shot to death.

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Boy Hit, Killed While Checking Mailbox

By | November 26, 2014

The State Highway Patrol says the boy was on his way back to his grandparents’ home when he was hit Tuesday afternoon along state Route 28 in Chillicothe, roughly 40 miles south of Columbus.

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Columbus Demonstrators Protest Ferguson, MO., Grand Jury Decision

By | November 25, 2014

Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.

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Mayor Coleman Will Not Seek Fifth Term

By | November 25, 2014

In a surprise announcement, Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman said, Tuesday, he will not seek a fifth term. Coleman made the announcement alongside his cabinet and staff members and family and friends.

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Grove City Soldier Remembered As ‘Upbeat,’ ‘Tender-Hearted’

By | November 25, 2014

A soldier from Grove City today is being remembered as a man with a ‘tender heart’ who loved the army. 27 year old Army specialist, Joseph Riley, was killed in Afghanistan.

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A Grove City Soldier Dies in Aghanistan

By | November 25, 2014

Grove City police confirm that a local Army soldier has died in Kabul in eastern Afghanistan. Joseph W. Riley was one of two soldiers who died in the attack when a bomb attached to a bicycle exploded near a military convoy in the capital of Kabul.