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Detroit Tigers: Riley Greene is on the way

Riley Greene could join the Detroit Tigers soon. The Detroit Tigers have suffered plenty of deflating losses this season. Their two-hit blowout against the White Sox. Michael Fulmer’s late walkfest in Houston. That debacle in Minnesota. But their toughest loss may have come one week before Opening Day, when...
Metro News

A second record blue catfish from the Kanawha River in just over a month

LEON, W.Va. — A Wednesday morning on the water turned out to be an epic adventure for an Ohio angler on the Kanawha River in West Virginia. Steven Price, of Lancaster, Ohio, anchored up on a spot between Point Pleasant and the Winfield Lock and Dam where he has had success hunting for big catfish. He started his day with rods baited up with cut shad around 7:30 a.m.
Supermarket News

Kroger launches Ocado ‘spoke’ facility in central Ohio

The Kroger Co. has opened an Ocado-automated “spoke” e-commerce fulfillment facility to help process online grocery orders in central Ohio. Located on Shook Road in Lockbourne, Ohio, the 61,000-square-foot spoke will work with Kroger’s 375,000-square-foot, Ocado-automated customer fulfillment center (CFC) in Monroe, Ohio, and serve as a last-mile cross-dock site, the supermarket giant said Wednesday. The Lockbourne spoke will extend the reach of the Monroe CFC “hub” to customers up to 200 miles away — at full capacity enabling consumers in more than 250 central Ohio ZIP codes, including the Columbus area, to access Kroger Delivery service, Kroger noted. The new spoke facility, which has begun filling online orders, will employ up to 200 associates.

Dinosaur Island: Explore animatronic dinosaurs at Ohio zoo

POWELL, Ohio — Dinosaur lovers can explore more than 17 animatronic dinosaurs at an Ohio zoo's Dinosaur Island. Dinosaur Island opens at the Columbus Zoo on Friday and runs through October 30. Dinosaur Island will take guests back 65 million years where they will get to experience the animatronics, which are made of steel with urethane waterproof skin.

Rogue Fitness Planning Bike Factory in Milo-Grogan

Rogue Fitness, the gym equipment manufacturer that set up shop in Milo-Grogan six years ago, will soon be building a whole new product in the neighborhood. “We are very excited to build a bicycle factory in Milo-Grogan,” company spokesperson Ashley Smith told Columbus Underground. “This is a really cool addition to our manufacturing campus…we are currently waiting on a few supply chain issues to begin setting up all the machinery and to begin building.”
Columbus Alive

Daily Distraction: Two-story bird sculptures debut at Dawes Arboretum this weekend

On Friday, May 27, Dawes Arboretum will debut the tallest art pieces ever shown at the Newark, Ohio, nonprofit: six giant bamboo bird sculptures. The artwork was created by the duo of Donna Dodson and Andy Moerlein, known as The Myth Makers. According to Dawes, Dodson and Moerlein have been constructing the birds in New Jersey "at an industrial scale artist residency, Gardenship." The Myth Makers call the pieces "Avian Avatars," and they'll remain on view at Dawes until next spring, though the sooner you see them, the better: "Made from natural materials, the sculptures are site-specific and are meant to slowly disappear into nature over the course of their life," Dawes states on its website.

Reddit Has Named This Campus Pizza Institution As The Best Pizza In Columbus

Over the course of 39 days, the Columbus subreddit has decided on the best pizza in the city. The internet is full of opinions. But it can also be a great place to gather data. Knowing where to get the best pizza in Columbus is always information that I’m interested in, so over the last month, I’ve been paying close attention to a fun activity happening on Reddit Columbus: The Columbus Pizza Showdown.

Start your summer with these 5 Memorial Day activities right here in Dublin

Memorial Day marks the start of the summer season, and there’s no better way to celebrate than by simply getting outside. The good news is that’s easy to do in Dublin, where we believe the grass is always greener! With over 60 parks covering 1,500+ acres of unspoiled wilderness nearby, exploring nature is almost effortless. Meanwhile, Dublin’s modern amenities make it the perfect urban-meets-outdoor oasis for your next weekend escape or week-long getaway.

Take a look inside High Bank Distillery’s brand-new restaurant and bar

The long-awaited second location of High Bank Distillery Co. has arrived. Located at 1379 E. Johnstown Rd. in Gahanna, the eatery and bar opened earlier this month. Embracing the unique farmhouse feel of its Gahanna location, the space creates an original atmosphere that’s still true to the High Bank brand.

2 Indiana women inducted into White Castle’s Cravers Hall of Fame

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Two Hoosier women are among White Castle’s latest Cravers Hall of Fame inductees. The company inducted 10 of its most passionate and loyal customers into its 21st hall of fame class on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. Each inductee had to show how their crave for White Castle has impacted their life. For […]