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Upper Arlington Arts Festival

Be a part of the art! The Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival is Monday, September 1st from 10am-5pm at Northam Park in Upper Arlington.

Upper Arlington Arts Festival

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Journey LIVE with special guest Tower of Power!

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Lorde

Lorde LIVE in concert with Majical Cloudz!

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TWISTED

A brilliant fusion of singers, dancers, and musicians will come together to perform dance premieres from four of today’s hottest choreographers set to a feast of classical music from beloved operas including La Bohéme, The Magic Flute, Don Giovanni, Carmen, and more.

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The OSU Symphony plays Manuel de Falla Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Enjoy an evening with the OSU Symphony as it plays Manuel de Falla Nights in the Gardens of Spain

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Welcome, Class of ’18

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With fall semester classes at OSU beginning Wednesday, the university has welcomed the Class of 201 to campus and the city has made a pitch it hopes will succeed in convincing a lot of them to stay in town after they graduate.

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Combatting infant mortality

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Efforts are being made at the local and federal level to combat the problem of infant mortality in Columbus and the rest of Ohio.

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Braxton’s surgery; No broadcast TV for Navy

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Buckeye quarterback Braxton Miller will have season-ending shoulder surgery Tuesday and, though he was elected co-captain by his teammates, will be recovering when the team travels to Baltimore for the season opener.

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4 dead in NE Ohio plane crash

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Authorities are trying to figure out why a plane crashed just after takeoff from a regional airport outside of Cleveland, killing the four people aboard.

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Jail uniforms, gear to be reused

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In an effort to reduce waste transported to the county landfill, the Franklin County Commissioners and Sheriff are embarking on a new textile recycling partnership with Goodwill Columbus.

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California to require ‘kill switches’ on smartphones

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Phones will be required to come with a "kill switch" to render them useless if lost or stolen in an effort to stem an epidemic of theft.

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CDC: E-cigarettes may tempt non-smoking teens to start

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Once teens have tried e-cigarettes they are more inclined to give regular cigarettes a try, U.S. researchers say.

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‘Obstacle course’ workouts break fitness routines

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Tired of treadmills? Bored with bicep curls? It may be time to scale a wall, climb a rope and drag a tire.

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Put on some sunscreen!

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Fewer U.S. teenagers are using sunscreen, even as skin cancer rates increase, a study found.

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378 people ‘pay it forward’ at Starbucks

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A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida.

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Father-daughter team traps blue lobster

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A Maine teenager and her father have landed a one-in-two-million catch - a blue lobster.

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Doll ‘hospital’ fixes toys

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In an age of mass-produced plastic dolls, this Australian shop helps repair children's favorite toys.

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Va. man named Stoner arrested on pot charges

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A Virginia man faces drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth of marijuana plants at his home.

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Man drives stolen shopping cart to probation meeting

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Police say a man rode a stolen electric shopping cart this week to meet with his probation officer.

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1,000 pound gator snared in Alabama hunt

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Hunters snared the largest alligator ever caught in a legal hunt in the state of Alabama.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Billy Crystal’s tribute to Robin Williams

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The Emmy Awards remembers Robin Williams, "the brightest star in a comedy galaxy."

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

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Paul Reubens - better known as "Pee Wee Herman - turns 62 today.

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U.S. consumer confidence hits near 7-year high

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U.S. consumer confidence rose in August to its highest level since October 2007.

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Spy flights over Syria begin

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The surveillance flights could pave the way for airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.

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Ashton Kutcher named TV’s highest-paid actor

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The "Two and a Half Men" star is laughing all the way to the bank.

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Angela Bassett shrugs off controversy over Whitney Houston biopic

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The actress-turned-director says she isn't concerned with the naysayers.

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Florida Georgia Line singer launching clothing line

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Brian Kelley is creating a new clothing line with his wife, Brittney Marie Cole Kelley.

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You can buy a never-before-seen Beatles pic for $150

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Rare photographs of a 1964 concert will go on sale next month.

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WATCH: Weird Al performs TV show songs

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The funnyman treats Emmy viewers to a mashup of realistic show themes from hits including "Mad Men" and "Game of Thrones."

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American Authors at J. Liu

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Check out the special performance by American Authors at J. Liu in Worthington!

Teacher of the Month

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Meet this month’s Hometown Hero!

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Congratulations to Officer Hyda Slone from Hilliard!

Win lunch for your office!

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Enter for your chance to have Mr. Sunny stop by your office with lunch from Sunny Street Cafe.

20 Outstanding Women

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Learn a little about what makes 2014′s 20 Outstanding Women so outstanding!