On the next episode of Columbus Neighborhoods, we’ll take a look at some of the truly unique Columbus neighborhoods, including Baby Farms and a small community struggling to find its identity. Plus, meet Bhim Bastola, a Nepalese-Bhutanese refugee who is a grocery-store owner and community activist. Watch at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7 on WOSU TV.
Latin Americans living in Columbus came not just from Mexico, but from diverse South and Central America cultures. The local Latin American community has bolstered the economy through entrepreneurship. Learn more about the Latin American migration to Columbus.
Brent Davis visits the Ohio History Connection to look at the historical Columbus Illustrated Directory, produced by and for Columbus’ black community to help find services in segregated areas.
Appalachian migration to Columbus is a story of strong families and hard labor. Find out how recent migrations mix with old traditions to bring a new twist to the narrative.