by Taylor Swope
We tracked down a few familiar faces, including a popular news anchor, a Blue Jacket and the Zoo’s boss, to ask them about their furry friends.
Here’s a mix of tips about training, shopping and more.
Columbus Monthly Pet Contest
After sifting through more than 100 photos for our Cutest Pet Contest, we were torn between two submissions. So we created a new category and named two winners.
by Dave Ghose
Tom Charles doesn’t care if you think he’s the J. Edgar Hoover of Ohio or the last honest man in state government. The Ohio inspector general has wrongdoing to uncover, budget dollars to chase, headlines to grab. And even the ugliest political showdown of his career won’t stop him. That is, if it doesn’t cost him his job.
by Steve Wartenberg
There’s a lot of talk about sustainable this and sustainable that. But what about matters of the heart? Three power couples talk about their longtime unions.
HOMES/A special section
The winners of our Renovation Competition are revealed in the annual remodeling issue. Plus, architects and interior designers give tips on how to mesh the old with the new and a look at the dying art of reupholstering.
SPECIAL ADVERTISING SECTION
by Kristin Campbell
To stay or to go? That’s the question facing many aging parents as they ponder their living arrangements. Here are tips regarding the decision to remain in a home or move into assisted living facilities. Plus, there’s a directory of Central Ohio senior communities.
A photographer paints an unsettling picture.
by Jory Farr
Accidental success reaps an overabundant harvest.
by Molly Willow
Some people belong in a cage, too.
by John Petric
In defense of our restaurant reviewer.
What’s the big deal about pets?
Meet a young woman on the verge of a Guinness World Record.
Why OSU picked Clark Kellogg as a trustee.
Groceries with a few dings and dents sold cheap.
Scenes from the Celebration for Life gala.
Alex Pratt joined the Pelotonia staff despite a harrowing bicycle accident.
by Susan Owens
Party planning can be murder.
by Christie Robb
A taste of Argentina.
Guide to Dining Out