Features

Dispatch reporter has watched twenty men die

For 17 years, Alan Johnson has reported on Ohio’s executions. It’s a role he’s had to fight for. And one he’d rather not have.
From the Editor

Letter from the Editor: A Bridge Between Two Troubled Worlds

Larry James is a leader. The partner at the law firm Crabbe, Brown and James has spent a lifetime providing guidance. The events of July, however, tested even the strongest of resolves.
From the Magazine

The Gift of Life

Owen Mottie was born with half a heart. That was six years ago. “What we are able to do these days really is amazing,” says one of the doctors who helped saved him.

The Making of a Supercar

Meet the team of Central Ohioians who designed the Acura NSX, the most expensive car built in the U.S.

The changing face of Clintonville

Residential development is springing up all over 
this North Side “suburb,” returning it—for better or worse—to its urban-neighborhood roots.

Cheryl Brooks, the accidental candidate

Cheryl Brooks Sullivan had no hope of winning a primary race for the county treasurer’s office. Until she did. Then the skeletons came out, along with her resolve.

Death of a Titan

John Walton Wolfe’s death in June signaled major change in the city’s power structure. Wolfe enjoyed power, its use and its effects. His successor as head of the family and its media empire, cousin John F. Wolfe, is likely to operate much differently.

Central Ohio Parks: Five tranquil outposts within the urban core

Jeffrey Mansion Park, the Clintonville Ravines and other places to discover nature in the city

Central Ohio Parks: Finding the ideal park for you

Discover the best Central Ohio park suited to your idea of adventure.
Special Advertising Sections

Faces of Columbus 2016

A Special Advertising Section highlighting real estate, home design and finance.

2015 Top Doctors in Central Ohio

A comprehensive guide to Central Ohio’s most respected physicians, with more than 400 doctors across a wide range of specialties listed.