Music, food and more to make Juneteenth a celebration

Organizers hope that an expanded Juneteenth 2019 celebration from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday in downtown Columbus will attract a larger crowd of people. For an enjoyable time, of course, but for another reason, too. They also aim to use the annual, free gathering to build awareness and to educate people a bit more

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JCB Neighborfest offering extra show in lineup of street concerts

Talk about your street smart music scene. Leaders of the free, monthly, outdoor, beats-and-eats scene in front of The Commons at 300 Washington St. in downtown Columbus recently announced the summertime lineup with one hot extra — five concerts instead of the normal four. Therein lies part of the added beauty and popularity of the

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