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  1. Programs range from Lego learning to yoga posesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | This Week Community News

    Legos aren't just for children anymore, but the colorful little bricks created by a Danish toymaker in the 1940s -- the name Lego was derived from the Danish term leg godt , meaning play well -- also have become foundations for learning about science, math and moving machines in the Lego Club at Worthington Hills Elementary School. Bricks4Kidz teacher Lori Frasher leads the Lego Club course for the winter session of the Worthington Schools After School program, where building with tiny bricks means learning STEM concepts.

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  2. ReCAP policy changes, has plans to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | This Week Community News

    In a continued attempt to "revitalize" the corridor of Huntley and Proprietors roads, Worthington is bringing back its Re-emergent Corridor Assistance Program in 2016 -- with some tweaks to its policy. Known as ReCAP, the program matches up to $25,000 in grants and loans for businesses in the area with interest in updating or upgrading their buildings and facades.

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  3. Worthington: Passenger reaches through window, grabs woman's purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | This Week Community News

    On the afternoon of Jan. 28, the woman was loading groceries into her vehicle when a vehicle passed by and someone in the passenger seat reached out the window and grabbed the woman's purse. The driver then pulled away.

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  4. Columbus Souper Bowl Cook-Off is Feb. 6 at Beth TikvahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | This Week Community News

    The 10th annual Columbus Souper Bowl Cook-Off, which welcomes people of all ages in a casual setting, is slated for 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at Congregation Beth Tikvah, 6121 Olentangy River Road in Worthington. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for children age 5 and older and free for children 4 and younger.

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  5. Intersection's fix will be 'big change'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    Worthington City Council has given the go-ahead to a complete redesign of one of the city's most problematic intersections. City Council on Jan. 19 approved a plan put together by engineering firm EMH&T last week that outlines a $11.8 million renovation of the intersection of Worthington-Galena, Huntley and East Wilson Bridge roads.

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  6. Officials redesign IB, weigh facility fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    At the same time, numbers are far from dwindling at Evening Street Elementary School, as school board members study a number of options for the overcrowding. The Worthington Board of Education met Jan. 25 and heard Superintendent Trent Bowers' and IB administrators' solutions for the IB program at Worthington Kilbourne High School.

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  7. Repair-work scammer sentenced to 5 years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    A Columbus man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison and must repay more than $50,000 for scamming elderly and disabled residents into paying him for repair work he never completed or performed haphazardly. Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge William Woods sentenced Adolfo Castaneda, 50, on nine different felony counts of theft to which he had pleaded guilty.

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  8. New programs respond to needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    Olentangy Academy STEM program freshmen Lauren Leah, Taylor Tuller and Kaitlyn Brown show Big Walnut High School freshmen Zach Hopper, Max Muhlbaier and others how to control robots during an open house Friday, Jan. 22, for the Delaware Area Career Center's new engineering technology program. The preview was held at the center's south campus.

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  9. Scammer sentenced to 5 years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | This Week Community News

    A Columbus man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison and must repay more than $50,000 for scamming elderly and disabled residents into paying him for repair work he never completed or performed haphazardly. Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge William Woods sentenced Adolfo Castaneda, 50, on nine different felony counts of theft to which he had pleaded guilty.

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  10. City offers incentives to retain three companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | This Week Community News

    Thanks to three economic development packages approved by Dublin City Council Jan. 12, three companies are planning to remain in the city. Dublin Economic Development Manager Jeremiah Gracia said the $1.8 million package would keep 1,185 employees currently housed in three facilities in Dublin and add another 250 by the end of 2027.

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  11. Worthington schools picks up state awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | This Week Community News

    A recent financial audit of the Worthington City School District by Auditor of State Dave Yost's office has returned a clean audit report, making it a recipient of an Auditor of State Award with Distinction. The award is presented to local governments and school districts upon the completion of a financial audit.

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  12. Worthington schools earn A's for graduation ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | This Week Community News

    Worthington City Schools scored two A's thus far on the new state report card for four- and five-year graduation rates. The Ohio Department of Education released data for the 2014-15 state report card Jan. 14, with results from state tests administered during the 2014-15 school year.

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  13. Event's fifth year a cause for 'High Five' nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | This Week Community News

    It's a "High Five" night at the upcoming Evening of Excellence, as the Worthington Educational Foundation celebrates its fifth anniversary. "The Worthington Educational Foundation is just a small group of people with big hearts," foundation trustee Liz Lee said.

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  14. Show to reach beyond central Ohio's bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | This Week Community News

    Eric Gnezda performs as part of the Songs at the Center series at Worthington's Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center. Worthington's most high-profile music show is reaching new heights in 2016, as Songs at the Center goes national.

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  15. Redistricting among options on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | This Week Community News

    "Redistricting" is a word many parents don't want to hear, but a new parents group in Worthington thinks it just might be the best option for Worthington City Schools. Sarah Kuhnell, a parent of an Evening Street Elementary School student, said she and others are concerned with the "overcrowding situation" at Evening Street and a number of Worthington's elementary schools.

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  16. Low participation in program a worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | This Week Community News

    Parents and students packed the boardroom at the Worthington Education Center at the Jan. 11 school board meeting, protesting Superintendent Trent Bowers' recommendation to phase out the International Baccalaureate program at Worthington Kilbourne High School. "Our expectations were to have at least 18 students in single IB classes," he said.

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  17. Author Carla Buckley to be guest at MAC Jan. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Carla Buckley, author of The Things that Keep Us Here and the soon-to-be released The Good Goodbye , will be at the McConnell Arts Center in Worthington, 777 Evening St., Wednesday, Jan. 13. Her presentation starts at 7 p.m. As a writer, sometimes it isn't always what you know, it's who. For Carla Buckley, she was the who.

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  18. Road projects, monitoring renovations top city's to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | This Week Community News

    After a year of policy changes, planning and departures, 2016 should be a year of action and implementation in Worthington. In 2015, residents elected a new Worthington City Council member and questioned others' commitment to residents.

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  19. Top leaders set to work on facility issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | This Week Community News

    In looking ahead at what 2016 will bring to Worthington City Schools, Superintendent Trent Bowers said residents will be able to "live stream" school board meetings and high school students will see additional classes that offer college credits. The year will have its share of challenges, too.

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  20. Worthington: Van, tools stolen from Huntley Road businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Worthington police reported someone broke into a business in the 6600 block of Huntley Road between Dec. 24 and Dec. 26 and stole tools, equipment and a work van. Employees arrived at work Dec. 26 to find a rear door had been pried open and items missing, including the 1999 Chevrolet van, valued around $5,000, reports stated.

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