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Oberlin visitors give village high marks, also advice
Granville got high marks as a community from a group of Oberlin, Ohio, visitors as part of a First Impressions program aimed at helping community leaders assess their efforts to maintain a community attractive to shoppers, tourists, business travelers and potential employers.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Justice Insider: Man selling pool has shallow memory
A Licking County man came home on April 7 to find his above-ground swimming pool drained and dismantled and the deck around it in pieces.
Final Fridays kick off with annual Chocolate Walk
The Downtown Newark Association will kick off the Final Friday season with the annual Chocolate Walk from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday in downtown Newark.
Patsy Cline tribute show coming to The Midland
Growing up in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains left Deal with an appreciation for all things country.
The Arbor Day Festival at Dawes Arboretum celebrates trees and nature
Here's a suggestion for a family-friendly, fun and educational Spring getaway where the whole family can celebrate Mother Nature.
The Columbus Dispatch
Tax sought to fix roads in Newark
Mother Nature took a toll on the city's roads. Residents will pay with dented rims, or likely a new property or income tax.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Ohio State University-Newark celebrates 2014 graduating class
Jill Goddard started her college degree in 1984. It took 30 years, but on Monday, she finally finished.
Public Records: Several vehicles damaged in Newark
Newark police Property was reported stolen from a residence on the 600 block of McKinley Avenue before 9:32 a.m. Friday.
Newark woman trying to find home for cats
In the aftermath of a fire that damaged her apartment unit, Mary Leroux said she is facing possible eviction and homelessness.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Information sought on stolen purse
A reward is being offered for information regarding a stolen purse. The Newark Division of Police reports a female suspect stole a purse from a vehicle about 10:30 a.m. March 19 in the 100 block of Wilwood Avenue.
Humphrey -- 50th
Mr. Humphrey retired from Rockwell International. Mrs. Humphrey retired from Big Bear.
Wisecarver -- 40th
They are the parents of Frances Lennon, of Grove City; Richard Wisecarver, of Cincinnati; Justin Wisecarver, of Newark; and Shavonne Cleghon, of Thornville.
Estep -- 50th
Charles M. Danford. They are the parents of Jason Estep, of Newark. Mr. Estep retired from USF Holland, Columbus.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Heath softball 5, Newark softball 2
Hannah Smith added a double and two RBI while also pitching Heath to the victory.
Newark baseball 7, Northridge baseball 2
Zach Dickson was 2-for-2 with two RBI, Darius Shackleford 2-for-3 with an RBI and Julian Williams 2-for-3 with a double for Newark .
Officials: Avoiding road to ruin requires more funding
Harsh weather, heavy traffic, poor drainage, material weakness, insufficient maintenance and lack of money can work together over time to damage or destroy city streets, according to City Engineer Brian Morehead.
Sylvia G. Sarver
Sylvia G. Sarver, 97, formerly of Vincent, passed away April 17, 2014, at Ohio Valley Health Care, where she had resided for the past four years.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Questions over life after death lead Newark man to God, sobriety
When Ron Baughman agreed to attend a play with his friend, he had no idea the evening would turn out to be a life-changing one.
Pluses and minuses
Apart from the pointless damage wrought by such inexplicable behavior, those who engage in senseless destruction of this kind reveal a lack of empathy for their victims who must shoulder the burden not just of the obvious destruction, but the time and expense of repair and meeting insurance deductibles.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Gahanna 3, Newark baseball 0
Ben Harden threw a six-hitter in taking the loss for Newark as the defense committed three errors behind him.