Looking Back, Nov. 7, 2023

In anticipation of nasty weather to come, Cye Kutsko, a resident of the Armory Apartments, took advantage of a precious warm afternoon to wax his car in 1998.

From The Republic archives

Nov. 7


Jordy McTaggart’s, a British/Irish pub and grill restaurant, was recommended by Columbus Redevelopment Commission to be the new tenant for a vacant space in The Commons.


First Call for Help fielded an average of 35 calls per day from area residents seeking holiday season assistance from the Firemen’s Cheer Fund and the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program.


Irwin Management Co. purchased and rented several fuel storage tanks to make sure the new downtown Courthouse Center had an ample emergency supply of diesel fuel for the coming winter, despite the prediction of widespread fuel shortages.