Austin Loses $50 Million Smart City Challenge to Columbus

SiliconHills

Department of Transportation and Vulcan Philanthropy to Columbus, Ohio, according to a report in The Columbus Dispatch. Austin lost its bid to become the winner of $50 million in prizes in the Smart City Challenge from the U.S.

Creating An Authentic Customer Experience By Embracing Your Locale: The Example of Columbus's Landmark Hotel LeVeque

Inc Startups

We've come a long way from the days when "historic rehab" meant "not enough water pressure.". Best-Kept Travel Secrets

Innovation and Implementation at BMW’s Collaboration Lab

The Startup Magazine

This ten-week program, based at the Americas Regional Services Center in Columbus, Ohio, enables startups to trial their products at scale, network with industry experts, receive mentoring from the leadership team of the BMW Group Financial Services NA and access funding from L Marks.

When Will Columbus Day Sales Become Indigenous Peoples' Day Sales?

Inc Startups

As more push to recast the holiday on the second Monday of October, business mull how to navigate the changing currents

Staal scores twice as Carolina beats Columbus 3-1

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Staal had two goals, Cam Ward made 25 saves and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 on Friday night

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Making Stained Glass Is Complicated and Amazing. This Company's Been Doing It for 94 Years

Inc Startups

Columbus, Ohio's Franklin Art Glass Studios has been crafting beautiful, intricate designs for nearly a century. Main Street

Staal scores twice as Carolina beats Columbus 3-1

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Staal had two goals, Cam Ward made 25 saves and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 on Friday night

Man sentenced for 2014 killing in Columbus County

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A man has pleaded guilty in a 2014 killing in Columbus County WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP)

Saad's 1st career hat trick helps Columbus beat Carolina 5-1

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Brandon Saad scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 on Saturday night RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Carolina Mudcats bus wrecks in Columbus County, several hurt

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHADBOURN — Several players have been hurt after the Carolinas Mudcats team bus wrecked in Columbus County

2 shot, killed in Columbus County after argument

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE — Authorities say two men are dead after they shot one another during an argument in Columbus County

Columbus County deputies say man killed

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Columbus County sheriff''s deputy say a man whose body was found in his home earlier this week had been killed CERRO GORDO, N.C. (AP)

Carolina Mudcats bus wrecks in Columbus County, several hurt (VIDEO)

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHADBOURN — Several players have been hurt after the Carolinas Mudcats team bus wrecked in Columbus County

Missing woman’s body found in Columbus Count

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE) — The body of a Brunswick County woman missing for more than two weeks has been found in Whiteville in Columbus County

Carolina Mudcats bus wrecks in Columbus County, several hurt

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Several players have been hurt after the Carolinas Mudcats team bus wrecked in Columbus County CHADBOURN, N.C. (AP)

Replicas of 2 Columbus ships to dock at North Carolina port

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Replicas of two of Christopher Columbus' ships are scheduled to dock at a North Carolina port this week WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

Why the Startups in This Midwestern City Have Billion Dollar Goals

Inc Startups

In Columbus, Ohio, founders and investors aren't just looking to build a bunch of multimillion dollar companies -- they're aiming for big exits

Columbus County lawyer enters pleas on obstruction charges

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Whiteville lawyer and former prosecutor has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor obstruction charges, ending a separate criminal investigation

Missing Leland woman's body found in Columbus County

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The body of a Leland woman missing for more than two weeks was found in Whiteville

5 Questions for Angie Hicks

Inc Startups

After 18 years, the Angie''s List founder can still recall the names of her first customers in Columbus, Ohio

Man killed in Columbus County while repossessing vehicle

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Robeson County man has been shot and killed as he was trying to repossess a vehicle

Fugitive treasure hunter charged with contempt due in court

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)

Win8 like a first time visit to WalMart

deal architect

My friend Louis Columbus tells me Microsoft has bought into “Personas” in its development philosophy simulating how different roles navigate its software. I have been playing with my Win8 Ultrabook for the last week, gradually exploring its features. I think

Clinton to stop in Columbus in visit to swing state Ohio

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Blue Jackets sign veteran forward Gerbe to 2-way deal

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Nathan Gerbe to a one-year, two-way contract

3 charged in death of missing woman found in Columbus County

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Three people are charged in the death of a Brunswick County woman missing for more than two weeks before her body was found last Wednesday

Blue Jackets score twice in shootout to top Hurricanes 3-2

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cam Atkinson and Artemi Panarin scored in the shootout to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night

This Week’s Featured Product Management Jobs (Week of May 3, 2014)

The Product Guy

Vice President, Product Development @ Safelite Group (columbus, oh) Keywords: Automotive, Insurance, Product Development, Safelite, Services [link] Filed under: product jobs Tagged: product management. Digital Program Director, NYC College Line @ Graduate NYC! Brooklyn, NY) Keywords: education, non-profit, strategy [link].

Man dumped girlfriend's body in well, says Polk County Sheriff's Office

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS — A man is accused of strangling his girlfriend and dumping her body in an abandoned well in North Carolina

The Latest: Democrats criticize Sessions' plan on addiction

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on Attorney General Jeff Sessions' plans to help addiction-ravaged cities (all times local

Future of Commerce and Retail Hot Takes With Web Smith

Hunter Walker

I’ve been fortunate enough to hang virtually with Web Smith for the last few years which has exposed me to sharp thinking about brands, retail, parenting and, uniquely in my echo chamber, Columbus, Ohio. Soon after, our family moved to Columbus, Ohio for my marketing position at Rogue.

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Ohio sending Guard members, equipment, to North Carolina

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) has announced an agreement to send members of the Ohio Army National Guard and equipment to North Carolina to help with recovery from Hurricane Florence flooding

Hartnell snaps tie as Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-2

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Scott Hartnell scored his second goal of the game midway through the third period to push the Columbus Blue Jackets over the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night

Dubinsky scores twice and Blue Jackets beat Canes 4-1

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Dubinsky ended a 17-game scoring drought with two goals, Boone Jenner had a goal and an assist and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Tuesday night

An update on Kai

Jeff Hilimire

One of his big joys when we have to go to Columbus, Ohio, for his surgeries is to get the smiley-face pancakes. Photo: That’s Kai on the left, and my two daughters with him on the right. I’ve shared on this blog before about my youngest son, Kai, who we adopted from China three years ago. He has some serious medical issues which my wife chronicles on her blog, My Kid Circus.

7 Ways To Test Your Potential For Starting A Business

Startup Professionals Musings

Starting a new business is not a job, but an adventure into the unknown, similar to Columbus setting out to find the New World. As a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs, the most common question I get is, “I want to be an entrepreneur -- how do I start?”

TSYS Acquires NetSpend of Austin for $1.4 billion

SiliconHills

The deal calls for TSYS, based in Columbus, Georgia, to pay $16 in cash for each share of NetSpend common stock. TSYS announced plans to acquire Austin-based NetSpend for $1.4 billion. Netspend, founded in 1999, sells prepaid debit cards and other financial services to customers without bank accountants in the United States. NetSpend, which sells [.] The post TSYS Acquires NetSpend of Austin for $1.4 billion appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin Technology

Officials recommend evacuations in NC county ahead of storm

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, N.C. (AP) AP) — Officials in a North Carolina county where a woman died in a mudslide are recommending voluntary evacuations of some areas as a subtropical storm threatens

Innovate Where You Are — and With Who You Have

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I like what Cardinal Health and Crimson Cup are doing in Columbus, OH with offsite innovation spaces. Off-Site Innovation can indeed spur creativity. I like the attention they’ve paid to team diversity and on a customer-centered process.

Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 45: Dan Miller and Brian Zuercher

Steve Blank

Actively involved in the local startup community, Brian is a Startup Weekend Columbus host and MC at the monthly morning pitch event for entrepreneurs, WakeUp StartUp. I always told myself that I would stop pushing forward when there was an overwhelming force from the outside saying that this is not working. But even when I reached that point, I continued to try to brute force it into existence. I wound up losing a lot.

Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 45: Dan Miller and Brian Zuercher

Steve Blank

Actively involved in the local startup community, Brian is a Startup Weekend Columbus host and MC at the monthly morning pitch event for entrepreneurs, WakeUp StartUp. I always told myself that I would stop pushing forward when there was an overwhelming force from the outside saying that this is not working. But even when I reached that point, I continued to try to brute force it into existence. I wound up losing a lot.

Indiana soldier killed in Afghanistan lauded at funeral

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) AP) — The Indiana gymnasium floor of Jonathon Hunter's former high school became a place to pay final respects to the solider killed this month in Afghanistan

Man accused of killing girlfriend, dumping her body in well

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

COLUMBUS, N.C. (AP) AP) — A man is accused of strangling his girlfriend and dumping her body in an abandoned well in North Carolina