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Uber-type moving service now available in Columbus

Technology company Bellhops expanded to central Ohio this month, offering a moving service, it says, that is more efficient, affordable and reliable than traditional moving companies. Named after the hotel porters who move guests’ luggage while checking in or out, the company said it wants to provide the same quality of service for people who [...]

By | 2020-02-19T15:17:50+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

Bob Evans seeks veterans for entrepreneurship program

For a fourth consecutive year, NewAlbany-based Bob Evans Farms has partnered with national nonprofit Bunker Labs to promote military veteran entrepreneurship opportunities. Heroes to CEOs was devised to aid veteran entrepreneurs who may seek role models and mentors who understand their journey after life in the military — someone who can provide support at every [...]

By | 2020-02-21T09:28:43+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

Breast cancer survivors create own products to help others

NEW YORK (AP) — Women fighting breast cancer are increasingly seeing more options for bras as well as clean beauty treatments and other products that help them look and feel better. Many of the offerings are coming from female entrepreneurs who have also battled breast cancer themselves and understand what it feels like to lose [...]

By | 2020-02-19T15:14:54+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

LA adopts new ‘war room’ strategy for tackling homelessness

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles city and county officials on Tuesday announced a new strategy to speed the process of getting homeless people into permanent housing that is modeled on the federal government's response to natural disasters. The creation of a "Housing Central Command" marks an overhaul of how agencies work together in addressing [...]

By | 2020-02-19T15:16:02+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

Landscape architects shift emphasis to the ecosystem to adapt to climate change

Landscape architects are finding themselves on the front lines of the climate change crisis, having to come up with creative ways to adapt and help mitigate problems like rising oceans and extreme weather as they design projects across the country. "The focus on sustainability has been building slowly for a long time among landscape architects, [...]

By | 2020-02-19T15:11:52+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

Sanders hopes early strength will prove he can beat Trump

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Terry Reece has long been skeptical that voters would back Bernie Sanders, a 78-year-old self-described democratic socialist who is just months removed from a heart attack. Then the Vermont senator essentially tied for first place in the Democratic Party's Iowa caucuses and won its New Hampshire primary. That forced Reece to [...]

By | 2020-02-19T15:17:13+00:00 Friday, February 21, 2020|

Cosmetology inspector charged with submitting fraudulent timesheets

An inspector employed by the Ohio State Cosmetology and Barber Board may face charges associated with fraudulently completing work timesheets and receiving pay for hours she had not worked during 2019. A recent Ohio Inspector General’s report noted that the results of the investigation of cosmetology inspector and scheduler Paula Samples were turned over to [...]

By | 2020-02-21T09:44:06+00:00 Thursday, February 20, 2020|