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Columbus Metro Library appoints new COO
Nate Oliver takes on expanded role as library continues growth, new partnerships
Peet’s to close Downtown, Gahanna coffee shops
Peet’s Coffee and Tea plans to close two Columbus locations and five other stores in Ohio. The California-based coffee chain popped up across the Midwest and East Coast in 2013, with plans for 90 new locations. Some of them did not meet sales expectations. “After nearly a one-year assessment of the Ohio and Michigan markets, we've decided to focus on our top-performing locations and reduce our scale in these areas,” said Peet’s spokeswoman Amy Lester.
Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands
CHICAGO (AP) — Fast food workers from around the country will gather this weekend in Chicago to discuss how to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation.
1 in 5 central Ohio mortgages remain ‘underwater’
More than 20 percent of central Ohio homeowners owe far more on their mortgage than their home is worth, according to a new report by RealtyTrac.