12:48 pm - Friday, Apr 18, 2014
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11:53 am
Don’t stress this Easter — we’ve got your ham help right here.
From store to table, our step-by-step Easter ham guide shows you how to buy, cook and present a ham.
Photo by Associated Press photographer Matthew Mead

Don’t stress this Easter — we’ve got your ham help right here.

From store to table, our step-by-step Easter ham guide shows you how to buy, cook and present a ham.

Photo by Associated Press photographer Matthew Mead

12:24 pm - Thursday, Apr 17, 2014
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A bronze statue unveiled this morning at Port Columbus will remind people — or tell them for the first time — of the amazing feat by “flying housewife” Jerrie Mock and the role the airport played in her around-the-world flight. Read more about Mock’s historic flight at Dispatch.com.Photo, by Dispatch photographer Tom Dodge: Jerrie Mock’s grandson Raul Mock, 42, stands with the statue in the Port Columbus International Airport ticket lobby.

A bronze statue unveiled this morning at Port Columbus will remind people — or tell them for the first time — of the amazing feat by “flying housewife” Jerrie Mock and the role the airport played in her around-the-world flight.

Read more about Mock’s historic flight at Dispatch.com.

Photo, by Dispatch photographer Tom Dodge: Jerrie Mock’s grandson Raul Mock, 42, stands with the statue in the Port Columbus International Airport ticket lobby.

2:46 pm - Monday, Apr 14, 2014
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4:29 pm - Friday, Apr 11, 2014
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Want a portrait session with a Dispatch photographer?
You can win a session with Courtney Hergesheimer, who took this photo, by heading over to our Facebook page. Just click on the Contest tab on the page!

Want a portrait session with a Dispatch photographer?

You can win a session with Courtney Hergesheimer, who took this photo, by heading over to our Facebook page. Just click on the Contest tab on the page!

11:36 am
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“Please, please, don’t let my child out the door,”Tasha Morgan thought. “In the open air, a bullet has no name.”

Morgan’s daughter and her classmates at Liberty Elementary School missed getting caught in the middle of gunfire by minutes. Teachers put the school on lockdown after a man and a teenager were shot at 3:35 p.m. — dismissal time — during a fight just outside the Columbus school at Whitlow Road and Paladim Place on the Far East Side.

Photos by Dispatch photographer Courtney Hergesheimer

3:54 pm - Thursday, Apr 10, 2014
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You might be getting a refund if your car was ever towed in Columbus and you were charged an “administrative fee” in addition to towing and storage fees.
Columbus towing companies Shamrock Towing and Camcar Towing have violated state law by charging a $30 or $35 “administrative fee” to those whose vehicles are towed and impounded, a Franklin County judge ruled yesterday.

You might be getting a refund if your car was ever towed in Columbus and you were charged an “administrative fee” in addition to towing and storage fees.

Columbus towing companies Shamrock Towing and Camcar Towing have violated state law by charging a $30 or $35 “administrative fee” to those whose vehicles are towed and impounded, a Franklin County judge ruled yesterday.

2:49 pm
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With these rules, you couldn’t execute Timothy McVeigh.
11:27 am
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Those “same old Jackets,” the ones that finished 11th or worse in their conference in 10 of 11 seasons?Their appearances have grown rarer in the John Davidson era, and they were nowhere to be found in Dallas, where last night they clinched a playoff spot for only the second time in the team’s 15-year existence.
Photo, by Associated Press photographer Brandon Wade: The Blue Jackets’ Artem Anisimov scores against Stars goaltender Tim Thomas in the first period.

Those “same old Jackets,” the ones that finished 11th or worse in their conference in 10 of 11 seasons?

Their appearances have grown rarer in the John Davidson era, and they were nowhere to be found in Dallas, where last night they clinched a playoff spot for only the second time in the team’s 15-year existence.

Photo, by Associated Press photographer Brandon Wade: The Blue Jackets’ Artem Anisimov scores against Stars goaltender Tim Thomas in the first period.

1:47 pm - Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014
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The satellite location for the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium planned for the west bank of the Scioto River Downtown would be part rain forest, part aquarium and part playground, according to a 31-page conceptual plan released yesterday.
Rendering courtesy of Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

The satellite location for the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium planned for the west bank of the Scioto River Downtown would be part rain forest, part aquarium and part playground, according to a 31-page conceptual plan released yesterday.

Rendering courtesy of Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

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