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  1. Central Ohio's jobless rate falls to 4.3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Central Ohio's unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent in September, matching the post-recession low for the region, according to state figures released this morning. The regional unemployment rate first hit 4.3 percent in April and then rose to 4.9 percent in July before starting to fall again.

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  2. Senior housing planned for Ramada hotel in WhitehallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Today, it's an airport-area hotel, a place where $100 will get you a king-size bed and a continental breakfast. But soon, the Ramada Inn near the corner of E. Broad Street and S. Hamilton Road in Whitehall could become something much different.

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  3. Military service inspires new Veterans Memorial designRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A high-tech, glass-walled museum, a rooftop sanctuary with city views and a secluded memorial grove are among the new features planned for a new, statewide veterans memorial. The features are being revealed for the first time today in new plans for the Ohio Veterans Memorial and Museum, which is set to replace Franklin County Veterans Memorial.

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  4. Teens put off learning to driveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Once a rite of passage among freshly minted 16-year-olds, getting a driver's license seems to be taking a back seat for many millennials, studies show. Better technology that makes it easier to find rides, the high cost of gasoline during their lifetime, a return to living in city centers that are easy to navigate and the availability of public transit make it easier for young people to forgo cars, researchers say.

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  5. Franklin Township trustees split on fire levyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Of the five townships in Franklin County with fire levies on the Nov. 4 ballot, four got there with the usual unanimous vote of their trustees. It's not that Trustee Timothy Guyton has anything against the township's fire department.

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  6. Bicyclist killed in Clintonville crash had - a servant's heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Born with congenital cataracts, his vision was cloudy and dim. That is, until eye surgery three years ago showed the 26-year-old the world in a whole new light.

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  7. Justice Insider: Death by fire hose still scary, if unlikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Justice Insider has mentioned before a common thread running through menacing complaints, which almost universally involve threats to beat, kick, whup, shoot or otherwise traumatize someone's derriere. Columbus police were called at 3:13 a.m. Saturday to check out a complaint that a naked man was "in the building causing problems," the report said.

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  8. Companies want to fill 2,000 job openings in central OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two companies plan to hire nearly 2,000 workers locally, one for seasonal holiday work, the other for permanent, part-time work. "We're feeling the crunch," said Jay Clawson, BelFlex's marketing manager.

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  9. Columbus City Council approves $1.6M to clean up Saunders ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus will spend about $1.6 million to clean up a Near East Side park where contaminants from an old fertilizer plant were found in the soil. The Columbus City Council tonight unanimously approved spending $309,000 for engineers to design a drain system for the new soil that will be dumped on Saunders Park within the next year.

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  10. Some Columbus Marathon runners beat their medal to the finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Our Ohio State headlines email newsletter delivers Buckeyes athletics news from The Dispatch . Sent weekday mornings and Saturday game days during football season.

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  11. Coleman wants new tool to target blighted propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus Mayor Michael B. Coleman wants to fine owners of damaged and unsafe commercial properties $1,000 a day. He wants a new law that could be applied to residential owners as well, said Dan Williamson, Coleman's spokesman.

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  12. Licking County man pleads guilty in toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Licking County man pleaded guilty today to reduced felony charges of involuntary manslaughter and endangering children in the death of his then-girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter.' Daniel D. Hall Jr., 25, of Hartford, was indicted for murder a year ago in the Oct. 2, 2013, death of Jocelyn Runyons.

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  13. Job fairs today, Thursday seek holiday workersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A staffing company is looking for at least 1,000 workers to fill temporary jobs as clients ramp up hiring for the holidays. Belflex Staffing Network is holding a job fair today in Columbus and another one in Newark on Thursday to start the process.

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  14. Bake Me Happy offers gluten-free goodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it's available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day.

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  15. All Abuzz: Columbus woman's blog pokes fun at perfect-mom photosRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Columbus woman's blog that pokes some fun at photos depcting the perfect family has taken off after it was featured on Today. Sara Given said she started the Tumblr blog, called It's Like They Know Us, about four weeks ago.

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  16. Tiberi airs campaign adRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The 30-second ad, airing on Columbus television, features pictures of Tiberi interspersed with him talking to voters and sitting with his family. It's a positive ad and makes no mention of his two opponents Democrat David Tibbs or Green Party candidate Robert Hart.

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  17. Columbus to pay more to clean up contaminated parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    It will cost Columbus at least another $309,000 for a cleanup plan for a Near East Side park where contaminants were found in the ground. The Columbus City Council is expected to approve paying engineers more to plan how to effectively drain the new soil that will be dumped on Saunders Park within the next year.

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  18. Neighborhood activists seek tougher property codes for ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two years ago, Columbus City Council members discussed legislation that would hold landlords accountable for properties that attracted more than their share of police runs. They also talked to the city attorney's office to expand the definition of a public nuisance so officials could go after landlords who habitually rent to problem tenants. 1 comment

  19. Posting photo of ballot on Facebook could be a felony in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    You may be proud to cast your votes for particular candidates in Ohio - so proud, in fact, that you decide to take a picture of your ballot and post it on social media before mailing it in. Under Ohio laws written before anyone ever heard of Facebook and when tweets were associated only with birds, it is illegal to show off how you voted by revealing your completed ballot to someone else.

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  20. Clues sought in Far East Side hit-skip that killed man walking to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Far East Side hit-skip crash that killed a pedestrian is the crime of the week in the Crime Stoppers program. Columbus police believe the driver exited I-270 and drove off the ramp onto the grass, then back onto the road, hitting Willis.

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