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  1. Resch's career built on dedication to environment, teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This Week Community News

    Retiring New Albany-Plain Local environmental consultant Bill Resch and his wife of 47 years, Pauline, stand next to a cake made in his honor during a June 22 reception at the 2-5 elementary school cafeteria. New Albany resident Bill Resch is retiring from formal education after serving as a teacher, an environmental consultant and a mentor to thousands of students in New Albany and Westerville for the past 50 years.

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  2. Whit's Frozen Custard coming to State StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    Former Bob Boyd Auto co-founder Boyd Fackler is bringing central Ohio chain Whit's Frozen Custard to 46 N. State St. in Uptown -- a space between the Meza Wine Shop and Ralphoto, which formerly was occupied by Bella Laccio Bridal. "It seems to work well ," he said.

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  3. Daylong celebration set for FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    Rotary Club of Westerville members Dennis Glassburn and Art Hergatt work on the club's Fourth of July parade float Saturday, June 27 at Glassburn's business, Glassburn Auto Body, 750 Northfield Road. The float will reflect this year's parade theme submitted by Alcott Elementary student Gavin Mager: "Love Country, Love Westerville" -- and Mager will get to ride on the float during this year's Independence Day parade Saturday afternoon.

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  4. Westerville: Electronics stolen in burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    According to Westerville police reports, employees arrived to work on the morning of June 24 to find the rear door of the business open with evidence of a forced entry. They found six MP3 players, two laptops, a tablet computer, cash and other items stolen.

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  5. House fire damage limited to bedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    A second-story bedroom is ablaze Saturday afternoon, June 27, at a Genoa Township house at 6697 Windstar Drive. Firefighters from the township and Westerville were able to contain the fire to the bedroom.

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  6. New state budget Schools will get funding bumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Week Community News

    For the 2016 fiscal year, the Westerville school district is expected to receive from the state $38.94 million, an 8.3 percent increase from 2015. In fiscal 2017, the state will be more generous, sending an estimated $41.8 million to the school district -- another 7.4 percent increase.

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  7. Electronic playground a draw for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | This Week Community News

    Residents of all ages appear to be enjoying the NEOS electronic playground equipment recently installed at Thompson Park by the New Albany Parks and Recreation Department. Smith said Thompson Park had aging equipment with separate play areas for ages 2 to 5 and 6 to 12. New equipment appropriate for ages 2 to 12 was installed last fall for $63,000 and the NEOS system was set up this spring for $35,000.

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  8. Dempsey grieves two crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | This Week Community News

    Trent Curran, 12, and Seth DeLong, 14, both were killed in an accident involving a car driven by 25-year-old Darthel Jones. Jones ran off the right side of state Route 203 south of Norton Road in Radnor Township, hitting a tree just before 1 a.m. June 20. Jones, a Delaware Hayes High School graduate, also was killed.

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  9. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | This Week Community News

    Free Outdoor Movie Night , sponsored by Pegasus 4- H Club, at dark June 20 at Harlem Township Community Park, across from the fire station at 3883 S. state Route 605. Participants can blankets and folding chairs to view Penguins of Madagascar at no charge.

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  10. Mount Carmel, partner plan facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    Mount Carmel Health System and Alabama-based HealthSouth announced June 17 that the two companies plan to open a 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital near the southwest corner of Cleveland Avenue and Polaris Parkway. All 60 rooms in the free-standing hospital will be private, and care will be focused on rehabilitation and "state-of-the-art equipment."

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  11. Safety the theme for this week's 4th FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    With the theme of "Safety Fest" set for Westerville's 4th Friday street party Uptown June 26, Westerville police are asking parents and guardians for some help to maintain that safety. Middle school-aged juveniles, police say, are congregating around State and Park streets and causing problems.

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  12. Three incumbents likely to seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    The fall election is still months away, but the three Westerville City Council members with expiring terms this year say they are likely to run once more. Mayor Diane Fosselman, Council Chairman Craig Treneff and council member Pete Otteson all have terms expiring in December, and their seats will be on the Nov. 3 ballot for new four-year terms.

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  13. $4.255 million bid for Pointview project awardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    At a special meeting Friday, June 19, the Westerville Board of Education awarded bids for the renovation and building addition at Pointview Elementary School, 720 Pointview Road. The Altman Co.

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  14. Arts in Westerville offer kaleidoscope of experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    Theatrical performances by and for every age? The sounds of patriotic pops, marches, Broadway, the Beatles, and reggae? Art in galleries and in an "alley"? The 42nd offering of one of the most prestigious music and arts festivals in Ohio? Yes! Westerville is the place -- for enjoying and immersing yourself in the arts. See the July calendar for a full slate of arts-related opportunities.

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  15. Westerville: Lone gunman holds up Schrock Road businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    The Westerville Golf Center, 450 W. Schrock Road , was robbed at gunpoint on the evening of June 16, Westerville police reported. Employees told police a man entered the business about 10 p.m., walked behind the counter and ordered workers to lay on the ground as he displayed a handgun.

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  16. WWII vet will lead July 4 paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    The 89-year-old World War II veteran has led parades in Sunbury and Delaware in recent years and will lend his service to the 2015 Rotary Club of Westerville Independence Day Parade this July 4. Krebs is a former engineer who worked at radio and television stations, North American Aviation and the city of Columbus before becoming a school bus driver and Meijer greeter in Westerville. He now is a resident of Sunbury.

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  17. Rain's no match for survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    Cancer survivors Christi McKibben, Tammie Smith and Krystal Brown carry the banner as they finish the Survivors Lap of the Westerville Relay for Life, held Saturday-Sunday, June 20-21 at Westerville Central High School. McKibben was celebrating her third anniversary as a survivor, Smith is a 1.5-year survivor, and Brown is a seven-year survivor.

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  18. Boom Fest, Lions Club parade slated July 4 weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | This Week Community News

    Gahanna's Independence Day celebration will begin with a bang, thanks to family entertainment and a fireworks show called Boom Fest at The Golf Depot at Central Park, 789 Science Blvd. The Golf Depot is presenting its fourth annual Boom Fest, along with sponsor Huntington Bank, with activities from 6 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, July 3. Steve Renaker, Boom Fest chairman, said the event attracted 4,000 guests the first year and 6,000 in 2013. He said organizers expected about 8,000 last year, but an estimated 15,000 attended.

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  19. Westerville Public Library newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | This Week Community News

    Westerville Public Library is at 126 S. State St. For more information or to register for the following programs, call 614-882-7277 or visit westervillelibrary.org. The Library Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 23, in the board room.

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  20. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | This Week Community News

    Delaware General Health District , car seat inspection by appointment only, 4 to 7 p.m. June 17 at the Genoa Township Fire Station, 7049 Big Walnut Road, Galena. For appointments email carseats@delawarehealth.org.

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