The City and their special prosecutors ordered six Columbus police officers in March to identify fellow officers who (allegedly) committed criminal acts against Black Lives Matter protesters this...

April 20, 2021

Happy 420! Lamenting last year’s largely cancelled “4:20 on 4/20/2020.“ Here are selected bites of fresh cannabis news sliced from the headlines, with a sweet Ohio twist....

To stand on the top of Observatory Mound at the Newark Octagon – to see the massive Native American earthwork stretch out in the distance – can be a mind-bending experience. It transforms one into...

Action Alert

People planting trees
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Earth Day Columbus 2021 Thursday, April 22 [actually Thursday, April 1 to Saturday, May 8], several times and locations in Columbus Building on the success of the first Earth Day Columbus in 2007, Green Columbus has engaged the Central...




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09 April 2021

When we recently spoke with Cynthia Brown she was driving around town on a sunny Saturday morning visiting “every activist event” in Central Ohio that day...