John F. Wolfe, community leader and philanthropist, passes away at 72

John F. Wolfe, community leader and philanthropist, passes away at 72

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John F. Wolfe, chairman of The Dispatch Printing Company – parent company of WBNS-10TV – and formerly long-time publisher of The Columbus Dispatch, died today after a courageous, two-year battle with cancer. He was 72.Read more
John F. Wolfe, community leader and philanthropist, passes away at 72

John F. Wolfe, community leader and philanthropist, passes away at 72

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John F. Wolfe, chairman of The Dispatch Printing Company – parent company of WBNS-10TV – and formerly long-time publisher of The Columbus Dispatch, died today after a courageous, two-year battle with cancer. He was 72.Read more

John F. Wolfe leaves large footprint on Columbus

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John F. Wolfe literally had his hands on some of the city's biggest projects.Read more

Columbus Police conducting 2 sobriety checkpoints Friday night

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Those who drink are reminded to plan for a designated driver and make sure other do not drive while impaired.Read more

Neighbors concerned over traffic congestion caused by Tanger Outlet

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Traffic was gridlocked on opening day around the new Tanger Outlets.Read more

Columbus Metropolitan Library re-opening after 16-month renovation

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Updates include a grand atrium, an updated children's area and more community space.Read more

Report: Slender Man suspect's mom calls adult charges "B.S."

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The mother of one of the girls accused of stabbing a friend to impress a fictional character disagrees with the fact that her daughter is scheduled to be tried as an adult for the crime.Read more

Mom speaks up after son with Down syndrome excluded from party

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When her son was the only one in his class not invited to another child's birthday party, a Canadian mother decided to use it as a "teachable moment" about Down syndrome.Read more

A year after marriage ruling, LGBTQ rights struggles continue

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On a Friday evening almost a year ago, the White House was awash in rainbow-colored lights, celebrating the momentous Supreme Court ruling that led to nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage.Read more

West Virginia floods: 20 people dead, including two kids

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A deluge of 9 inches of rain on parts of West Virginia destroyed or damaged more than 100 homes, knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses and killed 20 people.Read more

Amish shocked by parents accused of gifting girl

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Daniel Stoltzfus told police he and his wife "gave" their daughter to Lee Kaplan in 2012, when she was 14, to thank Kaplan "for helping his family out of financial ruin."Read more

In first for gay rights, Obama names Stonewall a national monument

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President Barack Obama created the first national monument to gay rights on Friday, designating the site of the Stonewall riots in Manhattan where the modern gay rights movement took root nearly five decades ago.Read more

Traffic nightmare in Sunbury as Tanger Outlet mall opens

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Images from Chopper 10 show traffic nearly at a standstill from Plumb Road to US 36/SR 37.Read more

Prosecutor fired for offensive Orlando shooting Facebook posts

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Assistant State Attorney Kenneth Lewis was told Thursday that he will be terminated at the end of the month.Read more

Dow down more than 600 points after UK votes to leave EU

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Global stocks and the pound plunged after Britons voted to leave the European Union.Read more