There will be blood
by Jon Craig
As the tight race for the governor’s mansion heads into the home stretch, we highlight what Ted Strickland and John Kasich each must do to win in November. Prediction: Whatever happens, it’s not going to be pretty.
by Kendra Hovey
At the opening of a retrospective of his work, friends and admirers of digital artist Charles Csuri gathered to celebrate his remarkable career.
Rating the judges: Inside courtroom 9A
by Steve Wartenberg
For two days, Columbus Monthly followed Dan Hogan, who was named in a lawyers’ poll as the top judge in the criminal and civil division of Common Pleas court.
by Rhonda Koulermos
Richard Groat died this year after wrestling with the monster that is early-onset Alzheimer’s since 1994. He leaves a wife who served as his primary caregiver while also running a small business and keeping tabs on their aging parents. This is her story.
Perfect pairs: Fall fashion 2010
by Taylor Swope
Photography by Michael A. Foley/Rycus Assoc.
Five stylists are matched with high-profile Central Ohioans, from COSI’s boss to a popular news anchor, to model the season’s hottest trends.
Culturewise: Matters of the spirit
A playwright channels Elijah Pierce.
by Jory Farr
Around town: Big Day vs. Game Day
Nuts about nuptials.
by Molly Willow
Welcome to my world: A floral throw down
Antagonism in full bloom.
by John Petric
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Health trends and technology
by Kristin Campbell
Technological advances, both large and small, in the healthcare field have improved our quality of life, from slowing the pace of aging to saving lives. Here’s a look at some recent examples in Central Ohio.
In defense of the flash mob.
The Main Street Bridge.
Checking in with Daequan Cook.
Molly O'Neill's big book.
A store where nothing costs more than $5.
Scenes from the Columbus Wine Festival.
The former attorney general has emerged as a strong and unlikely champion for the wrongly convicted.
by T.C. Brown
The truth is medical marijuana is a dead issue in Ohio. But a band of dedicated supporters—including two legislators—refuse to give up on the idea.
by Jo Ingles
Nightlife: After Dark
Designated drivers for hire.
by Hope Madden
Tadka and Little Palace
Cheesecake in a jar.
Guide to Dining Out