Tag Archives: Weinland Park

Electrical Power Restored

Electricity returned to my apartment at approximately 6:15 pm yesterday (Sep. 16). I have already done two loads of laundry. Now, can we put the electrical lines underground, as they are at Ohio State, to prevent this sort of problem … Continue reading

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Electrical Power Failure

The remnants of Hurricane Ike blew through Ohio on Sunday (Sep. 14) and knocked out electrical power to a large part of the state, including my apartment. The storm killed several people and prompted the Governor to declare a state … Continue reading

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Weinland Park Community Festival

On August 16, my neighborhood (Weinland Park) held its annual community festival. The weather was sunny and not too hot. The festival was held in the actual park after which the neighborhood is named. We had good food and a … Continue reading

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Photo Upload

As you may have noticed, my blog posting has been rather sparse lately. Much has been happening in my life, and I have been taking photographs at a high rate. To update my readers quickly, I have stored those photos … Continue reading

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Environmental Weekend II: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

On the Saturday after Earth Day (Apr. 26), I volunteered for Free Geek Columbus at the “shop” as I usually do and spent an hour at their advertising booth at the Earth Day Festival at Goodale Park. While at the … Continue reading

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Busy Saturday (May 10)

Morning: I was a judge for the Outstanding Physics Project Award at the Ohio State Science Day. We judged two age categories. I was a judge for grades 10 – 12, but most of the other judges examined the more … Continue reading

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Environmental Weekend I: Walkability Study

On Saturday, April 19, 2008, I participated in a walking tour of my neighborhood, Weinland Park. The purpose of this tour was to document how the physical environment of the neighborhood encouraged or discouraged people from walking or bicycling. I … Continue reading

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Murder in Weinland Park: Arrest Made

According to the U. S. Marshals Service, The Columbus Dispatch, WCMH, and WBNS, a man was arrested for the murder of Kenneth Crawford on June 28, 2007. The Weinland Park Community Civic Association was informed of the arrest at our … Continue reading

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Moving from California to Ohio

Part 5: Arrival in Ohio

I arrived at my new home in Columbus, OH on Jan. 1, 2007, after riding from St. Louis with my new housemate Chris. We stopped at a Wendy’s somewhere in Indiana. Since Wendy’s is not very common in California, it … Continue reading

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Murder in Weinland Park

I have been hesitant to write about this crime because I did not want to provoke fear or criticism from you. However, I deliberately chose to live here in Weinland Park, knowing the neighborhood’s reputation. I want to live the … Continue reading

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