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  1. School districts still require makeup days for weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Many local school officials plan to make up for days missed to snow and ice even though they no longer have to. Under Ohio's new way of calculating the school year, in hours instead of days, most districts could cancel classes for several weeks before they would have to schedule makeup days.

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  2. Police investigate North Side homicide as self-defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus Police say no charges have been filed in a Friday night shooting on the North Side that left a 49-year-old man dead after the shooter said he fired in self defense. Police responded to a call of shots fired in the area of Cleveland Avenue and E. Dublin-Granville Road just after 11 p.m. They found Brent A. Patterson, 49, wounded and in front of a strip mall at 5650 Kathy Run Ln. Public records show Patterson's last address on State Street in Westerville.

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  3. Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle that leaves scene of crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The crash occurred just after 7:20 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Westerville Road, just south of I-270 in the northern part of Franklin County and south of Westerville. The victim, whose name and gender haven't yet been released, was taken to Mount Carmel St. Ann's hospital and died there a short time later.

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  4. Ohio House approves execution-drug secrecy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Ohio House approved bills yesterday to keep secret the source of drugs used in executions and reduce state testing time for students. Both bills move to the Senate for consideration as the legislative "lame duck" session rolls toward the end of the year.

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  5. Westerville proposes tax district to fund Hoff Road extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Westerville City Council is to vote on Dec. 1 on a proposal to create a tax-increment-financing district for the Dill-Perkins project along the west side of State Street, north of County Line Road, to help fund an extension of Hoff Road. The Dill-Perkins project includes multifamily and single-family housing on 23.6 acres and is being jointly developed by Romanelli & Hughes and Mayfair Homes.

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  6. Heartbeat bill to get committee vote this morning, expected to passRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A bill to ban abortions in Ohio once a fetal heartbeat has been detected is under debate this morning in a House committee that has been altered, likely to ensure the bill's passage. The so-called heartbeat bill is expected to pass out of the House Health and Aging Committee after some expected Republican "no" votes were removed and replaced with members who will support the legislation.

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  7. Westerville Central 23, Solon 10: Westerville Central pulls away lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Westerville Central Warhawks hold their helmets in the air during kickoff against Solon High School, at Westerville Central High School, Saturday, November 8, 2014. Westerville Central junior offensive lineman Jalen Carter-Henley is congratulated after the Warhawks scored a touchdown against Solon during the first quarter, at Westerville Central High School, Saturday, November 8, 2014.

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  8. Second round of insurance signups offers more carriers, stable premiums, lingering kinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Michael and Shirley Ervin of Hebron, Ohio, signed up for a health-insurance plan last year through the federally run marketplace but dropped it when her doctors dropped out of the provider's network. Shirley Ervin thought she had done her homework last winter before buying government-subsidized health coverage for herself and her husband, Michael, through the federally run insurance marketplace.

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  9. Service to country, communities send 20 to Ohio Veterans Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Okeia Washington, an East High School junior standing on the Lincoln Theater stage, flawlessly belted out the first four lines to the Star Spangled Banner this morning. Only one man in the crowd of more than 1,000 sang loudly enough along with her to be heard.

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  10. Bill repealing Common Core gets committee approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A House committee today voted along party lines to pass a bill that would eliminate Common Core education standards in Ohio, though it remains a long shot to pass the full House, much less get to Gov. John Kasich's desk. House Bill 597 would eliminate math and English/language arts standards and replace them for three years with standards from Massachusetts that were in place before that state adopted Common Core.

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  11. Five central Ohio communities pass income-tax issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A century-old city will get the infrastructure updates its leaders say it desperately needs. The police department of a fast-growing village will be able to add more officers.

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  12. Republicans smack Monnin for self-funding his campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Columbus Dispatch

    When did the Ohio Republican Party decide it was a bad thing for a retired military member to start his own business and become wealthy by providing a necessary government service? The Republican Party sent out a pair of scathing mailers in recent days attacking Chad Monnin of New Albany, a Libertarian running in the 19 th Ohio House District against Rep. Anne Gonzales, R-Westerville. Normally the GOP pays little attention to third-party candidates.

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  13. Sunday's time change means extra hour of work, not sleep, for some peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Before you start running your mouth about what a relief, what a treat, what an absolute delight it's going to be to get an extra hour of sleep Saturday night, think about the person next to you. Maybe he's a third-shift factory worker.

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  14. Central Ohio companies seeking holiday workers at good payRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | The Columbus Dispatch

    An improving economy means more demand for workers to fill online orders at distribution centers, wait on customers at stores and deliver packages to homes. The lower unemployment rate and tighter labor market also mean that workers hired for seasonal jobs will make more money than previous years.

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  15. More girls training for careers in tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Megan Stark studies welding and sheet-metal fabrication at the Delaware Area Career Center, where she is a senior and among a growing number of female students studying for the trades. The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.

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  16. Mosque to celebrate grand opening on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A West Side mosque holding its grand opening Saturday is indicative of a burgeoning Muslim population that has worship sites bursting at the seams across central Ohio. The Abubakar Asiddiq Islamic Center is raising $3 million to pay for the one-story center of about 15,000 square feet on nearly 10 acres of land at 591 Industrial Mile Rd. The money also will be used to add a second floor later.

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  17. Theater review | - Middletown': Otterbein presents unsettling view of American societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Otterbein University will present Middletow n at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, 8 p.m. Oct. 30-31 and 1 and 8 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Campus Center Theatre, 100 W. Home St., Westerville. Tickets cost $18.

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  18. Individual Dems doing OK, but caucuses giving GOP candidates big advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Ohio House Republican Caucus raised $2.1 million in the period and spent $4.1 million, leaving it $1.7 million on hand. House Democrats raised $812,000, spent $804,000 and has $273,000 on hand.

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  19. Jenifer French would serve us well as judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.

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  20. Westerville to start Worthington Road extension paving soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The $6.3 million extension stretches from County Line Road to Polaris Parkway and, with a stub road to the west, to Old Worthington Road. When complete, the road will be mostly three lanes, with a single lane in each direction and a turn lane in the middle.

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