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Entrepreneur Frustrated With Product Begins Making His Own

Tyrone Jackson started selling hot dogs in Nashville. But he says he was troubled that he could not trace the origin of the meat and he didn't know what was in the hot dogs he was selling.
November 9, 2012

Tyrone Jackson is a second-generation street vendor who started his own line of hot dogs after becoming frustrated and concerned with the food he was buying from vendors.

Columbus Celebrates “Day Of The Dead” Holiday

One version of the Mexican sugar skulls, or calaveras, featured in a Thursday "Day of the Dead" event at Global Gallery coffee shop in Clintonville.
1, 2012

An event Thursday night in Clintonville features Latin folk music, traditional art, and several takes on the iconic Mexican sugar skulls.

Powerless Enter 8th Day Without Electricity

A tree and electric transformers blocked Weber Rd. in Columbus' Clintonville neighborhood. Many of the neighborhood's residents were still without power Thursday night.
6, 2012

About 89,000 American Electric Power customers are still in the dark a week after heavy storms hit Ohio.

AEP: 143,000 Ohioans Still In The Dark

Last weekend's storms knocked down trees and power lines around Ohio, including this tree on Weber Rd. in Columbus' Clintonville neighborhood.
5, 2012

American Electric Power says it’s restored power to most of the customers who lost electricity after heavy weekend storms, but about 143,000 homes and businesses are still without electricity.

New Map Moves Mary Jo Kilroy To Pat Tiberi’s District

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Former congresswoman Mary Jo Kilroy of Columbus filed petitions for 3rd district race last week.
15, 2011

Mary Jo Kilroy’s plan to run for Congress in the new Franklin County district has been thrown a curve. The map approved Wednesday by Ohio lawmakers moves Kilroy’s Clintonville home into the 12th congressional district, a seat now held by long-time Congressman Pat Tiberi of Genoa Township.

Larry Flynt Responds to Clintonville Critics

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The proposed location of Larry Flynt’s new store, “Hustler Hollywood,” in Clintonville, Ohio.
29, 2011

Adult industry mogul Larry Flynt is responding to criticism about an adult-themed store now under construction in Clintonville.

President Obama: “Moving in Right Direction”

August 18, 2010

President Obama used a visit to Central Ohio to tout what he called the success of the federal stimulus package and to help Ohio Democrats. The president visited a Clintonville-area home Wednesday and attended a fund-raiser for Governor Strickland. The president maintains the economy is “on the right track.”

President Obama To Visit Clintonville Area

17, 2010

President Obama will sit down with a Columbus family Tuesday. WOSU went to Clintonville to speak with residents about Obama’s visit to their neighborhood and his performance as president.

Skeletons Settle In On Clintonville Lawn

26, 2010

On West North Broadway drivers don’t expect to see skeletons goofing off in someone’s front yard. But as they pass Brenda Arnold’s house they do. The skeletons have been known to climb trees or drink too much beer around the holidays. WOSU spoke with Arnold about the skeletons which now wear basketball jerseys to celebrate March Madness.Click the play bar to listen to the interview.

Some Columbus Postal Branches Close For An Hour At Mid-day

22, 2009

Customers at one Columbus post office are finding themselves out of luck at lunch time. The postal service says low mail volume and declining client le have forced it to close the Clintonville Post Office between 12 noon and 1 p.m. Two other postal branches are now closing for an hour in the middle of the day. And there are more closings on the way.