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The Columbus Dispatch
Firefly Sweet Shoppe offers disabled workers chance to learn skills on the jobjobs in the community. People with developmental disabilities also find job op
Firefly Sweet Shoppe offers disabled workers chance to learn skills on the job
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
jobs in the community. People with developmental disabilities also find job opportunities with businesses such as the Columbus Zoo, Kroger and Target. Stephen Fulton, CEO and founder of Firefly Sweet Shoppe, opened the store as a spin-off of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Zoos, other officials work to keep Hellbender salamander happy and healthy in Ohioenthusiasts watched with excitement as they slithered into their new habitats,
Zoos, other officials work to keep Hellbender salamander happy and healthy in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
enthusiasts watched with excitement as they slithered into their new habitats, under boulders in the rocky riverbed. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and the Toledo Zoo raised the 3-year-olds from eggs collected from the wild. They were taken into... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus Zoo plans fairs for seasonal jobs POWELL — The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is looking for seasonal and Wildlights
Columbus Zoo plans fairs for seasonal jobs
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
POWELL — The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is looking for seasonal and Wildlights workers. A job fair for potential seasonal workers will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 1 at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
COSI parking plan closer to realityfor a time after a county tax levy was voted down in 2004. A proposal to locate
COSI parking plan closer to reality
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
for a time after a county tax levy was voted down in 2004. A proposal to locate a small satellite location of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium on the Veterans Memorial grounds was shelved after voters handed the zoo a rare and resounding... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus pools to reopen Saturday; most water sites treating to fight cryptoweeks, and the Westerville Community Center last week. Zoombezi Bay in Delawar
Columbus pools to reopen Saturday; most water sites treating to fight crypto
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
weeks, and the Westerville Community Center last week. Zoombezi Bay in Delaware County never closed, said Patty Peters, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium spokeswoman. The water park was hyper-chlorinated after closing Thursday night and will be open... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Diarrheal disease outbreak grows to more than 200 casespeople contracted cryptosporidiosis after visiting Zoombezi Bay in July. That n
Diarrheal disease outbreak grows to more than 200 cases
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
people contracted cryptosporidiosis after visiting Zoombezi Bay in July. That number has grown. The park is operated by the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Following the cluster of cases, the water park boosted chlorine levels in its water and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo Zoo to release endangered hellbendersrecent rainfalls affecting the waterways, Mr. Navarro said. But 235 hellbenders
Toledo Zoo to release endangered hellbenders
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 days ago
recent rainfalls affecting the waterways, Mr. Navarro said. But 235 hellbenders — 185 raised in Toledo and 50 raised by the Columbus Zoo — will be carefully placed in safe areas. Mr. Navarro noted the DNR, which owns all hellbenders, likes to keep... Read more
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The Age
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's deathwas lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's death
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
was lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This Morning, Hanna, director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, said he agreed "1000 per cent" with the zoo's decision to shoot the gorilla. But he, too, spoke on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's deathwas lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's death
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
was lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This Morning, Hanna, director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, said he agreed "1000 per cent" with the zoo's decision to shoot the gorilla. But he, too, spoke on... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's deathwas lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This
'Zoos aren't your babysitter': Critics attack mother after gorilla's death
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
was lost with the death of this gorilla," he said. In an interview on CBS This Morning, Hanna, director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, said he agreed "1000 per cent" with the zoo's decision to shoot the gorilla. But he, too, spoke on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
20 years ago today: Brookfield Zoo gorilla helps boy who fell into habitatin danger. Binti-Jua means "daughter of sunlight" in Swahili, but as an infant
20 years ago today: Brookfield Zoo gorilla helps boy who fell into habitat
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
in danger. Binti-Jua means "daughter of sunlight" in Swahili, but as an infant she had little real mothering. Born in the Columbus Zoo in Ohio in March 1988, she was treated with indifference by her mother, officials said. Humans had to cradle and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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11 News Houston
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
KING5 Seattle / Posted 15 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Nora's... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Zoo employees know Nora has to leave, but 'our hearts are broken' Rarely has a success story at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium caused so much sadn
Zoo employees know Nora has to leave, but 'our hearts are broken'
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
Rarely has a success story at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium caused so much sadness. The zoo announced on Wednesday that Nora, a polar bear born there in November, will move next month... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon Zoo(AP) — A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon Zoo
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
(AP) — A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says nine-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul (TAWS'-uhl) in Oregon. Officials say... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved Ohio polar bear 'Nora' moving to Oregon Zoo
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced 9-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul at Portland's Oregon Zoo. Watch... Read more
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The Columbian
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon ZooOhio — A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon Zoo
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
Ohio — A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says nine-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul (TAWS’-uhl) in Oregon. Officials say... Read more
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Daily Mail
Polar bear cub hand-reared in Ohio is moving to the Oregon Zoofor more cubs Zoo staff raised the cub after her mother started leaving her un
Polar bear cub hand-reared in Ohio is moving to the Oregon Zoo
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
for more cubs Zoo staff raised the cub after her mother started leaving her unattended Nora's last day on view at the Columbus Zoo is September 5 An adorable female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to... Read more
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The News-Herald
Polar bear moving from Columbus to Oregon zoo>> A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will
Polar bear moving from Columbus to Oregon zoo
The News-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
>> A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says nine-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul in Oregon. Officials say the move was... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon zoo(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff
Beloved polar bear hand-reared in Ohio to move to Oregon zoo
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
(AP) - A female polar bear born at a central Ohio zoo and hand-reared by staff will move to the Oregon Zoo this fall. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says nine-month-old Nora will join a female bear named Tasul (TAWS'-uhl) in Oregon. Officials say... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Columbus Zoo’s polar bear cub moving to OregonCOLUMBUS, Ohio– The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is saying goodbye to its polar be
Columbus Zoo’s polar bear cub moving to Oregon
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio– The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is saying goodbye to its polar bear cub. Before her first birthday, Nora will move to the Oregon Zoo. The last day to see her in Columbus is Sept. 5. The Columbus Zoo made the announcement on Wednesday,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Baby polar bear Nora will move from Columbus Zoo to Oregon next month Few things are cuter than a brand-new baby at the Columbus Zoo. If you haven
Baby polar bear Nora will move from Columbus Zoo to Oregon next month
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
Few things are cuter than a brand-new baby at the Columbus Zoo. If you haven't made it to the Columbus Zoo to see Nora, the baby polar bear born there last fall, your time is... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon Zoo set to debut new polar bear cub this fallcritter as a polar bear cub is set to debut there this fall, officials announce
Oregon Zoo set to debut new polar bear cub this fall
OregonLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
critter as a polar bear cub is set to debut there this fall, officials announced Wednesday. Nora, who was born at the Columbus Zoo in Ohio last November, is a welcome addition to the Portland zoo's polar bear exhibit after Conrad, a crowd... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Waterford girls basketball celebrates state title with barbeque dinnerfor them. "We've been to the Beverly-Waterford Chamber, Muskingum Valley Chamb
Waterford girls basketball celebrates state title with barbeque dinner
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
for them. "We've been to the Beverly-Waterford Chamber, Muskingum Valley Chamber, the Lions Club, the State House, the Columbus Zoo, the Alumni Banquet, and now we're doing this banquet." Waterford girls head basketball coach Jerry Close signs... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kinabatangan elephants threatened by bridge and road developmentbetween the Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) and the Danau Girang Field Centre (
Kinabatangan elephants threatened by bridge and road development
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
between the Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) and the Danau Girang Field Centre (DGFC). Elephant Family, Houston Zoo and Columbus Zoo have supported collaring operations in the Kinabatangan for eight years. Malaysian PhD student Nurzhafarina... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Game Plan: In August, expect tax holiday, sales on T's, laptopsor natural gas, contact your utility.Getting a job Several job fairs are plann
Game Plan: In August, expect tax holiday, sales on T's, laptops
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
or natural gas, contact your utility.Getting a job Several job fairs are planned in central Ohio in August: The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will hold a job fair from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 17 at its activity pavilion, 4850 Powell Road. Those... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Saturday at the Ohio State FairLearn about exotic animals from all over the world. Jack Hanna’s crew will have
Saturday at the Ohio State Fair
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 days ago
Learn about exotic animals from all over the world. Jack Hanna’s crew will have audiences of all ages captivated with the Columbus Zoo Animals show that will take place in the Natural Resources Park starting at 11 a.m. • Sunburst Beauty Pageant:... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Spread of stomach illness tied to Zoombezi Baythat causes diarrhea. The Delaware General Health District is waiting for resul
Spread of stomach illness tied to Zoombezi Bay
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
that causes diarrhea. The Delaware General Health District is waiting for results for the others. The park is run by the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. The disease is caused by a microscopic parasite of the same name, according to the Centers for... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Bicentennial festival set for fallTo showcase Columbus Zoo, Newport Aquarium This September the Lawrence County
Bicentennial festival set for fall
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
To showcase Columbus Zoo, Newport Aquarium This September the Lawrence County Fairgrounds will come alive with the county’s bicentennial festival over Labor Day weekend. “We’ve been trying to do something every month for the bicentennial,” Shirley... Read more
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The News-Herald
Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay a nice getaway vacation to cap off summeryour admission to Zoombezi Bay, which Parents Magazine called the No. 2 water p
Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay a nice getaway vacation to cap off summer
The News-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
your admission to Zoombezi Bay, which Parents Magazine called the No. 2 water park in the United States, admission to the Columbus Zoo is included. With temperatures hovering around the 90s and no letup in sight, Zoombezi Bay has the cool factor... Read more
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Daily Mail
The incredible moment a boy came face-face with a polar bearmassive polar bear swam up to him The bear, believed to be a female called Aur
The incredible moment a boy came face-face with a polar bear
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
massive polar bear swam up to him The bear, believed to be a female called Aurora, twirled in the water in an enclosure at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium The Hikida family described it as a moment they will never forget, and it was captured in these... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Make something good to eat for familyto visit then "out of country". It even has a "zip line" for those who need add
Make something good to eat for family
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
to visit then "out of country". It even has a "zip line" for those who need added excitement. It is connected with the Columbus Zoo, but different, and closer for us here in the valley. The kids will remember all the different animals that are... Read more
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CBS Denver
Denver Zoo Visitors Can See 4 African Lion Cubsand now weigh more than 200 pounds each. Their grandfather, Krueger, and grandm
Denver Zoo Visitors Can See 4 African Lion Cubs
CBS Denver / Posted 30 days ago
and now weigh more than 200 pounds each. Their grandfather, Krueger, and grandmother, Baby, moved to Denver Zoo from Ohio’s Columbus Zoo in May 2004 and gave birth to the cubs’ father, Razi on Aug. 2, 2006. Additional Information from Denver... Read more

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