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The History of ‘Keep the Ball Rolling’

This famous saying not only has a fascinating political history — it has a Columbus connection! Local historian Ed Lentz explains. Photos: Courtesy of Library of Congress, Ohio History Connection

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Renovating Columbus Preview

On the next episode of Columbus Neighborhoods, we’re taking a look at reclaiming old buildings, communities and ideas in Columbus. Discover the community members and organizations that revitalized one of Central Ohio’s first African-American communities, local homes built from Sears kits, an Ohio group of young preservationists and a historic home that now serves families […]

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Signs of the Times: Columbus Sign Co.

Since 1911, Columbus Sign Co. has created and preserved some of the most iconic images in Columbus. See how they’ve shaped the face of the city for over a century. Photos: Courtesy of Columbus Sign Co., Columbus Metropolitan Library and the Lazarus family

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Living History in Columbus

History is all around us, reminding us of our roots. On this episode, we take a look at the ways local history lives on today — through iconic images around Columbus, legislative buildings, famous phrases, documenting history in the making and more.

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Take a Tour of 21 Historic Columbus Signs

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