Businesses near Ohio State campus welcome students, rise in sales

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Monday was the first day for move-in for freshmen at The Ohio State University and surrounding businesses are excited about the return of school and all of its students. Ohio State is anticipating roughly 14,000 students to move in on campus, and that’s not including those...

Gang member sentenced in 2 Hilltop fatal shootings from 2018

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A Hilltop gang member was sentenced to 72 years to life in prison for the shooting deaths of two people four years ago, one of whom was a pregnant woman. The Franklin County Prosecutor's Office said 23-year-old Mario Wade was sentenced after being found guilty of aggravated murder on Monday.

1 injured in Milo-Grogan neighborhood shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio — One person was injured in a shooting in the Milo-Grogan neighborhood Monday evening. Columbus police said the shooting happened in the 600 block of East 2nd Avenue just before 7:30 p.m. Columbus Division of Fire Battalion Chief Jeff Geitter said the victim was taken to Nationwide...

Chic-fil-A to introduce new breakfast item at Columbus stores

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Chic-fil-A is introducing a new breakfast item at its Columbus stores next week. The fast-food restaurant known for its chicken sandwiches will start serving Chorizo Cheddar Egg Bites on Aug. 22. The restaurant said in a release the egg bites are baked in-house every morning and...

1 dead following east Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio — One person has died following a shooting in east Columbus on Monday, according to Columbus police. A dispatcher said a call for the shooting came in around 4:10 p.m. The victim was found in the 1000 block of South Ashburton Road, just north of East Main...

Sensory-friendly evening coming to Zoombezi Bay on Friday

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is hosting a sensory-friendly evening at their water park, Zoombezi Bay, on Friday. Those who are sensitive to noise and prefer smaller crowds will be able to visit Zoombezi Bay on Aug. 19 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. for a sensory-friendly evening.

Columbus teachers' union agrees to meet for 2 bargaining sessions with school board

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After days of silence between the Columbus school board and teachers' union, the two groups have agreed to meet twice this week for continued negotiations. The Columbus Board of Education released a statement Monday requesting that the federal mediator contact the Columbus Education Association (CEA) to schedule two negotiation sessions this week. Those meetings were agreed upon by the CEA and will take place on Tuesday and Thursday.

Ohio State ranked No. 2 in AP preseason poll behind Alabama

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State will begin the 2022 season ranked as No. 2 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Buckeyes received six first place votes behind No. 1 Alabama who received 54 of the 63 votes. This year’s preseason poll marks the 34th consecutive appearance...

Ohio State families prepare students for move-in day

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Monday marks the start of move-in day for Ohio State University students!. Dave Isaacs, a spokesperson with the Office of Student Life, told 10TV that move-in 'day' for students who will live in residence halls will be a staggered process throughout the week. “We'll have about...

Rubio’s PK goal helps Rapids earn 1-1 draw with Crew

Diego Rubio scored on a penalty kick late in the first half to help the Colorado Rapids earn a 1-1 draw with the Columbus Crew on Saturday. Cucho Hernández scored just five minutes into the match to give Columbus (8-6-10) an early lead. Hernández has six goals in his eight games with the Crew. Pedro Santos had an assist on the score.