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A Case for these ‘dillas

There are many niche restaurants popping up around Columbus, but my heart will always belong to Mexican food. I am a creature of habit and quesadillas are my go-to. I am always that friend who is down for Mexican food and after eating it so ...

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Eighty years of the Peanut Shoppe

In 1936, more than 300 Planters Peanut Shoppes spanned the country, but in the early 60s, the shops went on the market for independent ownership. Today, more than 80 years later, only about a dozen original Peanut Shoppes are in operation, and one of them ...

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The woman behind Ohio State dining

Lesa Holford, the corporate executive chef for Ohio State dining services, spent her childhood summers with her Finnish grandmother. Her grandmother had an impressive garden with fresh peaches, snap peas, plums and raspberries that she would pick. “She always encouraged my sister and I to ...

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Ohio State athletes compete sans meat

Eleanor Harvey’s 12th year was a big one — it was the year she started fencing, and it was the year she decided to go vegan. The fifth-year in psychology finished first in the 2016 NCAA Fencing Championships and competed in the 2016 Rio Summer ...

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