The first location of Big Bear stores opened at 386 W. Lane Ave., across from Ohio State University, on Feb. 15, 1934. Today, the Riverwatch Tower provides apartments on campus for students.
Host Charlene Brown sits down with Air Force veteran Amanda Hostetter, who now studies nursing at Ohio State University. Hostetter tells us about the challenges student veterans face and why OSU is ranked No. 1 in the nation for student veteran services and support.
Watch all 12 Columbus Neighborhoods from the beginning this summer. WOSU TV and WOSU Plus will present each of the films from the Emmy Award-winning documentaries starting with Columbus Neighborhoods: Short North on Monday, June 20 at 10pm on WOSU TV.
Town meets gown in this urban area encompassing the neighborhoods around The Ohio State University. The Old North was the first neighborhood here, and a series of remarkable transformations has seen this area change from farm to campus to streetcar suburbs to a center of education, recreation, and culture.