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Judge Refuses To Block Homeless Shelter

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The Community Shelter Board plans to lease the large building (background) for a winter overflow homeless center. Daycare center operators next door are concerned about loitering.
8:30AM
December 18, 2012

A Franklin County judge has refused to block the opening of an overflow homeless shelter that’s planned for a building that sits next to a day care center.

Columbus Casino Brings In $165 Million In Wagers

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7:58AM
November
8, 2012

State casino regulators have released the first report on the Hollywood Columbus Casino that opened one month.

Casino Already Bringing Development And Hope For Future

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Columbus Western Bowl is one of about a dozen West Side businesses making changes as the Hollywood Casino opens to the public. The bowling alley is undergoing a $1.5 million renovation.
7:31AM
October
8, 2012

After court battles and a state referendum, the much-anticipated Hollywood Casino opens today on Columbus’ West Side. The people who live and work in the area are betting on the house – to bring a new vibe to the neighborhood that has, for years, been on the decline.