Columbus Businessman Revives Bronzed Baby Shoe Popularity

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Baby shoes in a bright bronze finish
3:50AM
December
12, 2014

Back in the 1930s, a Columbus kindergarten teacher had a dream. Violet Shinbach went door to door selling the idea of bronzed baby shoes. The idea was a hit with Americans coast to coast. The company she founded is still in business under the able leadership of her grandson, Robert Kaynes.

More Franklin County Residents Being Hospitalized From The Flu

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7:16AM
December
10, 2014

Columbus Public Health officials say 23 Franklin County residents were hospitalized by the flu last week. That’s about four times higher than the average week this time of year.

State Lawmakers Consider Bill To Help Doctors Fight Lawsuits

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9:05AM
December 3, 2014

The state Senate is expected to take up a measure next week that would allow doctors to acknowledge fault without the admission turning up in a malpractice lawsuit.

Pre-Black Friday Sales Kickoff Central Ohio Christmas Shopping

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Shoppers try to stay warm awaiting the start of Pre-Black Friday sales
7:34AM
November
28, 2014

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

Columbus Demonstrators Protest Ferguson, MO., Grand Jury Decision

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Demonstrators in Franklin Park held signs and chanted slogans denouncing the killing of Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
9:45PM
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.

Mt. Sterling Restaurant Celebrates 30 Years

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Ben & Joy's in Mt. Sterling, Ohio.
5:00AM
November
24, 2014

The village of Mt. Sterling may have suffered more than its share of hard times, but the cafe on the corner keeps spirits high,

OSU President Drake Unaware Of Band Scandal Before His Hiring

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Ohio State President Michael Drake
12:11PM
November 20, 2014

Ohio State University president Michael Drake says he knew nothing about the band scandal brewing when he took over his university position.

Central Ohio Vet Recalls Service In Iraq

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Marine Cpl. Matthew Wyman, far right, with comrades in Iraq
5:44PM
November
11, 2014

Ten years ago, Matthew Wyman stepped off a plane into the Iraqi desert. Wyman is an Iraq war veteran but he says it’s hard to convey to non-veterans the experiences and the sacrifices that he and his comrades made.

OSU Dedicates New James Cancer Hospital

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The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
11:10AM
November
8, 2014

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held Friday to mark the dedication of Ohio State’s new James Cancer Hospital. The $750 million facility is now the third largest cancer hospital in the U.S.