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Person in a dental chair and a dentist to the left working on them and a woman to the right, both with mask and gloves on
11 July 2018

A former star athlete at Columbus East High School, Steve McClure didn't give much thought to his diet. “I weighed 239 pounds,” he said, “I wasn't...

Poster with photo of Native American on left side and big cartoony smily Indian face that is Chief Wahoo the mascot of the Cleveland Indians
05 April 2017

 My first recollection of  attending a Major League baseball game was seeing the great Mickey Mantle and the legendary New York Yankees...

Pitcher throwing a pitch with long hair flying
03 April 2017

These are boom times for the Columbus Clippers. Our hometown heroes are riding a wave of success that includes three straight International League West...

Woman with red hair and pink glasses holding up her hand like waving hello in a room with a lot of arts and crafts supplies
07 December 2016

When it comes to reproductive rights, Amanda Patton isn't one to pussyfoot around. The cat-lover-turned pro-choice activist has made it her mission to raise...

Trump don't grab my - then a picture of a cat - on a billboard
23 October 2016

Donald Trump has said so many inflammatory things this past year that it's hard to keep track of them all. Yet, as divisive as The Donald's public comments...

Guy singing with accordion
29 August 2016

The Felice Brothers aren't highfalutin'. The country boys from the Catskills would rather record an album in an unassuming farm garage shared by chickens...