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Dems defend firefighter PAC aid
Most victorious Newark City Council candidates in last month's general election enjoyed large campaign funding advantages, with Democrats helped by donations from the city's firefighters union.
Fri Dec 20, 2013
Newark schools to get grants for $50K in safety upgrades
Walk up to a Newark City Schools building now and there's a camera looking at you.
Feeding the city
This Christmas, there's a seat for everyone at the Curry family table. The Currys have been hosting Christmas Day dinners for three generations.
Christmas messages focus on reason for the season
Some will preach today, on Christmas Eve or on Christmas Day. But Licking County's Christian faith leaders will all deliver a similar holiday message -- that Christmas is about much more than presents or a Christmas tree.
Granville seeks right of refusal if golf course on sale block
A first right of refusal for the Village of Granville if the Granville Golf Course property were up for sale to a third party would allow the village to influence the future of up to 15 acres of the property, village officials say.
Public records: 3 thefts from vehicles reported
Newark police Property was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 100 block of Linden Avenue before 7:24 a.m. Thursday.
Hilliard 4, Newark Generals hockey 1
Levi Beckholt scored to give Newark a 1-0 lead in the second period before Hilliard answered.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Newark native to make Stephen King short story into movie
Two years after graduating from college, Jacob Sanders is at the beginning of what he hopes will be a long filmmaking career.
Teen sentenced to jail for setting fire to Grill on 21st
It started with a fire in a trash can. It ended Wednesday with Connor Peffers pleading guilty to arson.
The Columbus Dispatch
Charges in fatal wreck dismissed because of 2-minute-late drug test
Two minutes proved to be the difference between a possible felony conviction and freedom for a Columbus man.
Crime Report: Pairs of jeans stolen from business
Newark police Property was reported stolen from a residence on the 700 block of Mount Vernon Road before 9:08 a.m. Tuesday.
A story on the way home -- conclusion
It was one thing to lose a sister, and another to find a grandfather, but in this case the two were wrapped up in each other.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Glass artist presents new show 'Dichotomy'
Newbold works with glass and other media to create objects and installations. His recent works explore both urban and rural landscapes, referencing architectural elements and incorporating found objects.
Officials: Golf course easement action unlikely until January
Granville Township and Village officials say action to acquire easements to protect the Granville Golf Course from future development would not occur until January.
Public records: Newark crime reports
Newark police A shed was reported to have been broken into on the 300 block of Cedarcrest Avenue before 8:41 a.m. Monday.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Pits win shot at good-citizen status
Pit bulls in Newark now have a chance to prove they are good citizens rather than vicious animals.
United Way invites the public to Open House
Newark Mayor Jeff Hall will be cutting the ribbon at 6 p.m. to officially open the new offices.
Finding Faces: Newark vs. Columbus South, 1983
**** Advocate photographers have come and gone over the years, and each has left his or her mark chronicling the lives of Licking County residents.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Truck driver dies in I-71 wreck
Afternoon Update, sent weekday afternoons, keeps you up to date with breaking news and updates from later in the day.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Voices of Christmas CD available many ways
The Newark Voices of Christmas CD is on sale now. The CD features local church and school choirs: the Blessed Sacrament choir, Ohio State Univeristy-Newark choir, Land of Legend Barbershop choir, Shiloh Missionary Baptist choir, Vineyard Grace Fellowship choir, Second Presbyterian Church Chancel choir, Newark Nazarene choir and Marne Church choir.