The top 10 most-read Alive cover features of 2018
Seven people were fatally shot last year at the West Side low-income housing complex. Can activists, politicians, police and residents turn things around? Or is the property a lost cause?
Juvenile Jack Staley was convicted as an adult for plotting a mass shooting at Hilliard Davidson High School. But how close were his plans to a reality? And does the punishment fit the crime?
Recalling the South Side native whose August shooting death by an undercover cop left behind a grieving community and unanswered questions
A proposed 7 percent entertainment tax would be applied to everything from blockbuster arena shows to small club concerts, as well as movie theater tickets, Columbus Blue Jackets games and more
Near-stabbings, the birth of a local burger chain and more tales from the two-year sprint to open the new eatery from Catie Randazzo and Matthew Heaggans
The Columbus musician approached life like an improv skit, filling her days with outrageous humor, beautiful music and an addiction that proved deadly
Can a growing genre that’s built on a black art form and embraces the rebel flag ever be more than a curiosity?
A look back (and forward) as the Old North classic closes for extended renovations
For decades African-Americans in Columbus were denied the same housing opportunities offered to whites. The ripple effect continues today.
Franklin County has the highest eviction rate in Ohio. Why? And what can be done about it?