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  1. Pataskala: Four arrested as suspects in recent string of theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | This Week Community News

    The Pataskala Division of Police recently arrested four people in conjunction with a series of burglaries and thefts that occurred in the city within the past three weeks. "One of our officers was called to Brooksedge Drive on a report of a black male getting into a suspicious car," said Sgt.

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  2. Johnstown: Woman says ex-husband left threatening messages for herRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police received a report of menacing at 8:59 p.m. July 21 in the 200 block of South Oregon Street. She told police he told her that she needed to call him back because "it was an emergency," but the emergency turned out to be their son had football signups on Saturday.

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  3. Board to discuss new contract for teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | This Week Community News

    After more than a year of not having a new negotiated labor agreement with the Johnstown-Monroe Local School District's teachers union, a new contract is expected to be considered by the Board of Education Monday, July 20. Proposed terms include a retroactive pay increase of 1.75 percent for fiscal year 2015, a 2-percent increase for fiscal years 2016 and 2017 and a 1.75-percent increase for fiscal year 2018. If the agreement is approved by the board, Woods said, teachers would pay 12 percent of their insurance premium in 2016, 13 percent in 2017 and 14 percent in 2018.

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  4. Business blooming for The Crafty GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | This Week Community News

    Maria Rogers, co-owner of The Crafty Garden, makes a bow for a flower arrangement. Rogers and fellow owner Laney Shull opened The Crafty Garden in June.

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  5. Tim Hortons-Donatos proposal raises traffic concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | This Week Community News

    More than 30 residents attended the regular Johnstown Planning and Zoning Commission meeting Wednesday, July 15, to discuss a potential dual Tim Hortons and Donatos restaurant at 18 W. Coshocton St. The proposed building would be constructed to house a 1,786-square-foot Tim Hortons restaurant and a 1,930-square-foot Donatos restaurant, two drive-through windows, 22 parking spots and outdoor patio seating. Village Manager Jim Lenner said the main concern is traffic flow in and out of the property and onto U.S. Route 62. "There's already a lot of traffic in that area and we are not sure how much it would increase," Lenner said.

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  6. Johnstown: Woman told, again, to stay awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police officers were called to a business in the 700 block of West Coshocton Street on a report of criminal trespassing at 3:06 p.m. July 7. According to police reports the business manager told officers a woman who had previously been charged with stealing merchandise a week ago was back in the store. The manager said the woman was no longer allowed in the store.

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  7. Cake auction hits sweet spot for Big Red BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Week Community News

    Various items of merchandise paired with candies, cakes and cookies brought in more than $8,000 at the Big Red Band's June 26 cake auction at the Johnstown Opera House. Pouring rain moved the 22nd annual event from the town square in Bigelow Park into Monroe Township Hall's warm Opera House, but that didn't squelch the enthusiasm of more than 50 bidders.

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  8. Hunters relish chance to release houndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Week Community News

    Sally Crane Cox of Gahanna sits atop her horse as several foxhounds circle after she called them back during a demonstration at the Rocky Fork Headley Hunt Benefit Show and Hunt Team Challenge on Saturday, June 27, at Redtail Ridge Farm in Johnstown. Crane Cox, who is one of the club's joint masters of foxhounds, said the sport of fox hunting has a long history in central Ohio.

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  9. Johnstown: Fender-bender leads to multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | This Week Community News

    A man who backed his vehicle into another vehicle was charged with counts of disorderly conduct, aggravated menacing, assault, driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, obstructing official business and resisting arrest at 10:57 p.m. June 23 after an incident in the first block of South Main Street, according to Johnstown Police Department reports. Police were called on a report that a man driving a maroon Ford Taurus backed into a black vehicle causing a large dent in the left rear bumper.

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  10. Board names new principal, hires new treasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education has agreed to hire Derick Busenburg and Zachary Niblick as new high school principal and treasurer, respectively. The J-M board of education approved the hires, both effective Aug. 1, during a June 22 board of education work session.

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  11. Johnstown's July Fourth festivities will be held July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Kennedy Walters, 4, eats popcorn and decides which picture to color while she waits backstage during the Little Miss Firecracker 2014 pageant. Johnstown's Fourth of July fireworks are scheduled for 10 p.m. Friday, July 3, at the Johnstown-Monroe High School football stadium, 401 S. Oregon St. New this year, at 8 p.m. there will be a rifle volley salute fired by an honor guard and the American flag will be raised by the American Legion Post 254.

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  12. Delay in moving utility lines holds up Concord projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Repairs to Concord Road could be delayed up to six weeks because of delays with a utility company moving service lines and poles, according to Johnstown Village Manager Jim Lenner in his report to Village Council during its June 16 meeting. Lenner said Century Link -- a company that provides internet, telephone and TV services -- was notified about the Concord Road construction in February, but has not yet moved the necessary poles, underground lines and cables.

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  13. Johnstown: Man who admitted urinating in public June 15 is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | This Week Community News

    A man was charged with misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct and public indecency at 9:08 p.m. on June 15 in the 1st block of E Coshocton St., according to Johnstown Police Department reports. A called police said he and his two 8-year-old daughters observed a man urinating on a Dodge Neon in a well-lighted parking lot.

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  14. Johnstown: Man forces cyclist off his bike and steals itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | This Week Community News

    A man told to Johnstown police his bicycle was stolen at 11:37 a.m. June 7 near the 100 block of South Williams Street. The man said he was riding his bike on East Pratt Street when a white man with blonde hair and wearing a white shirt grabbed his arm and told him to get off his bike, according to police reports.

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  15. Warner shares ingredients for long career as cookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown's Jackie Warner has followed a recipe for success that has lasted 30 years as a food service employee with the Johnstown-Monroe Local School District. "When our youngest son was a junior in high school, my husband said I was going to have to find something to do," Warner said.

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  16. Miss Johnstown contestants share traits of talent, helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Brooklyn Warner , 16 and the reigning Miss Johnstown, gives dance instructions to contestants vying for the 2015 crown during a rehearsal Wednesday, June 3, in the Johnstown-Monroe High School Performing Arts Center. The contestants are Kalyn Heins, 15; Emily Trauntvein, 15; Ashlyn Powell, 16; and Allison Zink, 17. The pageant is scheduled for June 20. Kalyn Heins, 15, sings Somewhere That's Green, from the musical Little Shop of Horrors as she practices pianist Melody Cox, during a rehearsal for the Miss Johnstown pageant Wednesday, June 3, in the Johnstown-Monroe High School Performing Arts Center in Johnstown.

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  17. Johnstown: Hand-held video game system, two games reported stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | This Week Community News

    The theft of a Nintendo 3 DS XL game system and two games, valued at $250, was reported to the Johnstown Police Department at 10:25 p.m. June 2 in the 30 block of East Pratt Street . * Police were called to handle an irate individual at 6:06 p.m. June 2 at the Johnstown Youth Athletic association's Beck Field.

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  18. Village officials says water shutoffs expensive, preventableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown Village officials said they have seen a recent increase in nonpayment of water service bills which are costly to the village. Village Service Director Jack Liggett said three village employees were required to shut off water services for 57 customers because of lack of payment.

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  19. Free, family fun bike-riding event is set for June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Organizers of the sixth annual Change Gears: Ride a Bike -- Ride for Your Health community bike-riding event are encouraging people to exchange their four wheels for two wheels Saturday, June 6. "Change Gears provides a chance to be active with your family and friends and to explore the beautiful sights and sounds along the bike trail," said Nicole Smith, a health educator with the Licking County Health Department. Check-in for the free event will begin at 8 a.m. at the west end of the T.J. Evans Trail near the end of Jersey Street in Johnstown, the Newark campus of Ohio State University and at Marne United Methodist Church near Hanover.

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  20. 'Game On, Fight Cancer' Relay For Life is June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown residents can get their "Game On, Fight Cancer!" at the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, from 6 to 11 p.m. June 13 at Johnstown-Monroe High School, 401 S. Oregon St. "We have teams who are theming their camp sites around Mario Kart, the board game Operation and soccer. Any type of game changer is welcome."

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