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.

Rife’s Market, A Grandview Tradition, Closes Its Doors For Good

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Rife's Market Owner Mary Kay Rife (r) assists customer Betty Woods
5:31PM
October
31, 2014

A venerable institution in Grandview is closing forever. Rife’s Market, a corner grocery, was founded in 1936 and had been run by members of the same family ever since.

Gas Well Blowout Worries Eastern Ohio Residents

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The Utica Shale extends through much of eastern Ohio
10:24AM
October 31, 2014

The quick response of a Texas firm stopped a dangerous leak at a natural gas well in eastern Ohio Wednesday morning

State Issues New Ebola Guidelines, Hospitals Respond

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A Dallas nurse infected with the Ebola virus visited Ohio Oct. 10-13.
12:44PM
October
16, 2014

The Ohio Department of Health today issued new, stronger, recommended quarantine procedures in response to suspected Ebola cases.

COTA To Consider Bus Fare Increases

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If underwriters can't be found, COTA might begin charging passengers to ride its popular CBus.
5:39PM
October
14, 2014

Riders could soon be paying higher bus fares if increases are approved by the Central Ohio Transit Authority.

Franklinton Exhibition Showcases ADD Artist’s ‘Fantastic World’

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Artist and puppeteer Michael Siculan
5:30AM
October
13, 2014

Living with Attention Deficit Disorder often has challenges. But Columbus artist Michael Siculan says ADD can also be a springboard to creativity.

With Contracts Approved, Reynoldsburg Teachers Return To Classroom

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Mother Kelley Caruso waits for word with her daughter Carmen as Reynoldsburg teachers vote on their 3-year contract agreement Thursday. Carmen is a junior in the Reynoldsburg school system.
1:28AM
October
10, 2014

Reynoldsburg public school teachers and the city’s school board have approved a new contract, ending a three-week-long strike.

OSU’s Mirror Lake Well On Its Way To Sustainability

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The fountain in the center or Mirror Lake might be removed at some point in the near future to make the water's surface more reflective
5:35AM
September
26, 2014

For 9 months a chain-link fence surrounded Mirror Lake as crews made repairs – part of an on-going project to ensure future students get to enjoy Mirror Lake.

Student Fight Punctuates First Day Of Reynoldsburg Teachers Strike

4:53PM
September
19, 2014

A fight among several students broke out at Livingston High School in Reynoldsburg late this morning with about a half-dozen police officers responding.