- 11:47 am
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“We are completely opposed to any discrimination, bullying, derogatory characterizations or other anti-social behavior based on race, gender, body type or other individual characteristics.”
Jeffries’ comments have prompted plans for a local protest.
Some teenagers plan to protest at 1 p.m. Monday at Abercrombie & Fitch’s corporate headquarters in New Albany and later at the A&F store in Easton Town Center.
- 8:05 am - Friday, May 10, 2013
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Today, the Ohio Women’s Bicycling Summit hopes to encourage more women to get outdoors and ride bicycles, despite the many barriers that organizers say have dissuaded women from biking in the past.
Speakers include Ohio first lady Karen Kasich and Rep. Teresa Fedor, D-Toledo.
Visit Dispatch.com for more information and registration details.
Photo by Dispatch photographer Eric Albrecht
- 1:54 pm - Thursday, Apr 11, 2013
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Bet you didn’t know April 11 was a Columbus holiday.
Once upon a time (in 1914, when these ads ran in The Columbus Dispatch), April 11 was “bock day” — “bock” being a type of ale. Learn more about it in the Dispatch’s “Look Back” blog!
- 5:17 pm - Monday, Aug 29, 2011
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The straight-razor shave is back in vogue
“I think it’s about the romanticism, the idealism,” said Jim Morris, who in 2001 bought and modernized the Mug & Brush, a University District barbershop that has gone from administering one straight-razor shave a month to as many as 10 a week.
Top: Ohio State University student Dan Bair gets a straight-razor shave from Mitch Geiser at Virtue Salon | Photo by Brooke LaValley
- 2:31 pm - Friday, Aug 26, 2011
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Everything Is Terrible (Ohio University alumni!) uncovered this VHS featuring tailgating Ohio State fans…
“For all of you who did not grow up in Ohio in the 90s here is a little glimpse of what life was like on Saturday mornings in the the Buckeye State.”