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Anderson Township, Ohio. June 22nd, 2011.

A GIGANTIC sinkhole, made far worse by yesterday’s torrential rain disrupts an Anderson business. Plants by Wolfangel has suffered major disruption to business.

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Cleveland, Ohio. June 21st, 2011.

The collapse of an aging underground water/sewer tunnel section is to blame for a yawning chasm that opened Monday on Carnegie Avenue east of downtown Cleveland. A segment of the 84-year-old brick waterway beneath the busy street gave way, eroding … Continue reading

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Youngstown, Ohio. May 16th, 2011.

A 12-foot-deep sinkhole that appeared sometime overnight closed Belmont Avenue between Arlington Street and Lincoln Avenue on Monday. The collapse occurred after a turn-of-the-century, handmade sewer line ruptured beneath the street. “When the sewer collapsed, it pretty much took the … Continue reading

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Anderson Township, Ohio. April 26th, 2011.

The daily doses of rain are making a big problem in one Anderson Township parking lot even bigger. A sinkhole has opened up in the back of Plants by Wolfangel in the 8100 block of Beechmont Avenue. News 5’s Andrew … Continue reading

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Columbus, Ohio. July 9th, 1986

The world moved on, but the Big Hole – yes, it even had a name with capital letters – lives on in Columbus folklore. Dave Bush was on his way to work at City Hall on July 9, 1986, when … Continue reading

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