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  1. Johnstown: Window takes brunt of tattooed man's angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police recently arrested a man for criminal damaging for a broken window at the Johnstown Historical Society building at Main and Coshocton streets . At 8:47 p.m. July 6 police were dispatched to downtown Johnstown, after a man with tattoos punched a window and broke it at the historical society building by Bigelow Park.

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  2. Anti-fracking group coming to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | This Week Community News

    Members of an anti-fracking group called Ohio Community Rights Network will present a fracking presentation and discuss how Johnstown residents could ensure local control over shale-gas drilling and fracking waste water during a meeting at 7 p.m. in Village Council chambers, 599 S. Main St. Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, is a technique in which shale rock is fractured by a pressurized liquid to recover gas and oil. "The folks organizing the meeting are from the central Ohio area," said Carolyn Harding, meeting organizer.

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  3. Officials eye ways to set up joint parks districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown resident Andy Joseph, owner of Apeks Supercritical, proposed a Johnstown Community Sports Complex to Johnstown Village Council in May. As a member of the community, Joseph said, he proposed to donate 30 acres off state Route 37 as a catalyst to create a joint parks district. Village Manager/Planner Jim Lenner said last week that a letter would be sent to townships and the local schools from the village's parks and recreation committee.

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  4. Johnstown: Man stays night with unaware residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police recently responded to an incident involving a homeowner who unknowingly had a man sleep at the residence overnight. A man showed up at the door to thank a West Coshocton Street resident for letting him sleep at the residence the night before, according to a report received at 11:49 a.m. July 2. The resident said she didn't know the man had slept there and noticed a door was broken.

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  5. Full slate on tap for Fourth festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown American Legion Post 254 is planning a "fireworks extravaganza" to put some sizzle into the holiday weekend, with festivities beginning at 7 p.m. today, July 3, at the practice field behind Johnstown-Monroe High School. The post will recognize the 2016 Little Miss Firecracker, 6-year-old Nadia Staneart, and will honor Rick Petersen as Legionnaire of the Year and Jeff Holbrook as Citizen of the Year at 8 p.m. "The family and I moved 13 times," Petersen said.

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  6. Johnstown: Man arrested for possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police recently arrested a man on drug related charges, after drug activity was reported in the parking lot of a local business. A man who was a passenger in a car parked at a West Coshocton Street business was arrested for possession of drugs after possible drug activity was reported at 6:11 p.m. June 24. The man appeared to be high on drugs as he couldn't stand still and his pupils were constricted, according to the report.

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  7. Johnstown: Officers find intoxicated women on business' roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Two women were reported on a roof in the first block of South Main Street , yelling and throwing items into traffic, according to a report received at 9:04 a.m. June 3. The women appeared intoxicated, according to the report. When an officer yelled at the women to get off the roof, they looked over, laughed and took a picture, according to the report.

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  8. Post 254, CERT launch disaster-readiness campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Wartime veterans who once used their survival skills in combat are launching a campaign to help residents achieve readiness to survive any potential natural, technological or manmade disaster that might strike the Johnstown area. The American Legion Post 254, 180 W. Maple St., is teaming with the Licking County Community Emergency Response Team to offer free training at the Post starting in mid-September.

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  9. Johnstown Area Seniors slate flag programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown Area Seniors group will hold an educational program about military flags beginning at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 13, at the Church of the Ascension, 555 S. Main St. "We have a monthly program, and being that Flag Day is about the same time, we're going to have the American Legion come in and do a presentation of the flag with each of the different branches of the military," Litterini said. "We're happy that's happening.

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  10. Johnstown: Boy booted from community service for allegedly stealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A boy who was ordered to perform community service was ousted from his duties after he allegedly attempted to steal merchandise. The boy, who was ordered to serve at an area nonprofit, was caught attempting to steal a video game, according to a report received at 2:02 p.m. May 21. He was removed from the store, the report said.

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  11. Zirille returns as Big Red Band directorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    "I think he's clearly the choice for a seamless transition," Dickson said. "It's exciting.

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  12. Legion to dedicate another 192 bricks recognizing military personnelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | This Week Community News

    World War II veteran Jack Walsh, who served in the U.S. Coast Guard, looks at names on a wall of bricks to be dedicated during Memorial Day services. Walsh is a member of Johnstown American Legion Post 254, where the dedication ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 30. Post 254 is at 180 W. Maple St. Another 192 veterans, living and deceased, will be recognized on Johnstown's Wall of Honor during a Memorial Day ceremony beginning at 2 p.m. Monday, May 30, at American Legion Post 254, 180 W. Maple St. Post Cmdr.

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  13. Johnstown: Peeping Tom reported on East JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | This Week Community News

    An East Jersey Street resident reported a man was looking in the window of her residence at 12:50 a.m. May 17. Two girls said the man was standing outside their window, and he told them to be quiet because he was trying to make a video. They yelled for their mother, and she ran to the front door to try to get a description of him.

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  14. Bunstine, Webb bound for regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Josie Bunstine of Northridge will compete in the pole vault in the Division III regional meet on Friday, May 27, at Fairfield Union. The senior for the Northridge High School girls track and field team advanced to the Division III regional meet in the pole vault and is scheduled to compete at 5 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Fairfield Union.

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  15. J-M student filmmakers taking their contest entry to OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Some Johnstown-Monroe High School students are heading to Portland, Oregon, with their film that has been chosen as a finalist in the International Youth Silent Film Festival contest. The student filmmakers are part of an inaugural Film II: The Art of Storytelling Through Production class taught by Tara White.

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  16. Johnstown: Obscene phone messages reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A woman called Johnstown police at 8:10 p.m. May 10 after a man texted sexual comments to her phone, according to reports. She said he also sent obscene pictures.

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  17. Dashing Diner's day dawnsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Tiffany Hollis and her husband, Doug, have reopened Johnstown's former Main Street Diner under a new name: Dashing Diner Uptown. Johnstown resident Tiffany Hollis said she used to "play restaurant" with her grandpa when she was a little girl, working a pretend cash register.

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  18. Online auction starts next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Debbie Seibel, Johnstown-Monroe Local Schools' director of administrative services, stands among some of the items that will be auctioned online starting Wednesday, May 11. Bargain shoppers will have an opportunity to bid on items from the Johnstown-Monroe Local School District during an online auction starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, and continuing until 8 p.m. Friday, May 20, at auctria.com/auction/Johnstown. Debbie Seibel, the district's director of administrative services, said one of the higher-value items is a Yamaha soundboard that was in the high school's performing-arts center.

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  19. Johnstown: Driver with suspended license leads officers on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A man drove away from a Main Street business about 12:53 a.m. May 1 immediately after police told him to get a ride because his license was under suspension. According to the report, the man turned northbound on North Main Street and was spinning his tires and flooring the accelerator on the truck he was driving.

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  20. Tickets available for J-M alumni banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Tickets are available for the annual Johnstown-Monroe High School alumni banquet that's scheduled for Saturday June 11, in the high school gym, 401 S. Oregon St. Tickets may be purchased at the high school office during business hours through the end of the school year.

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