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  1. Bexley: Potential buyer robbed insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A man told Columbus police he was robbed by four people who attacked him at a home on Indianola Avenue after he went to the residence with a man he met in a bar at 9 p.m. Nov. 19. The victim, in a report filed the following day, said he went to the home to look at a motorcycle with an eye toward purchasing it, but instead was attacked and robbed of his $300 cellphone and $1,400 in cash. She said a man followed her from a bank to her West Weber Road residence and took the money at gunpoint.

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  2. German Village: Juvenile reports she was robbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The victim, a juvenile, told police officers the suspect ordered her to sit on the ground, threatened her with violence and demanded money. * Police responded to a disturbance at 3:10 a.m. Nov. 20 in the first block of East Beck Street .

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  3. Sophomore seeks to lift up peersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The 15-year-old Wilson and her peers are part of the Rise Sister Rise "think tank," a group born out of research conducted in partnership with the Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services. Last month, Wilson and the other girls visited the White House with an invitation from the White House Council on Women and Girls.

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  4. Huntington plans major investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Northland community leaders say they are thrilled with Huntington Bancshares' announcement last week that it plans to remodel a vacant Meijer store into an office that will open next year with 1,400 employees. Bank officials announced Nov. 22 that their plans for the space are part of a wider effort to expand Huntington's workforce and strengthen the Northland and Linden neighborhoods.

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  5. 'Recycle' is new message of outdated political signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Gahanna City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road, and the Bill McDonald Athletic Complex, 4990 Olentangy River Road, served as collection sites Nov. 12, when residents were welcome to drop off signs for recycling. Joshua Harmon, chief environmental specialist for the Franklin County Municipal Court, said this marked the second year the collection was used for community service to help SWACO recycle campaign signs.

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  6. Upper Arlington: Man arrested after running from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A Westerville man led officers from two police departments on two separate foot chases last weekend after he allegedly stole two vehicles and tried to steal a third. While on patrol near the 4000 block of Kenny Road at 6:20 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, an Upper Arlington officer reported clocking a black Toyota Camry traveling at 67 miles per hour in a 35-mph zone.

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  7. Ancient 'Dispatch' window to pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    I discovered an old edition of The Columbus Evening Dispatch from May 25, 1882, in the archives at the Powell Liberty Historical Society. The size of this paper is 22 by 27 inches.

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  8. Dublin: Man arrested for disorderly conduct, resisting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Additional police responded at 5:57 a.m. Nov. 6 to assist an officer on a traffic stop at state Route 257 and Summit View Road. The driver of the vehicle was undergoing field sobriety tests while the Hilliard man, who was the passenger, was yelling from the car and swearing at officers.

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  9. New Albany: Juveniles damage 2-8 Learning FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Police on Nov. 8 responded to a report that four juveniles entered the New Albany 2-8 Learning Facility, 177 N. High St ., and damaged the building. According to the report, the juveniles climbed the side of the building and went inside through an unsecured roof hatch.

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  10. Grove City: Suspects give impression of having weapons, take cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A business in the 2500 block of Southwest Boulevard was robbed just after 9 p.m. Nov. 13. An employee told police he was making coffee when the suspect came into the store and told him he would shoot him in the head if he activated a burglar alarm. He then told a second employee who had walked in from a back room to get on the ground or he would be shot, according to the report.

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  11. Work expected to spur more interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Concrete is being poured into forms delineating the curving design of what local officials hope will be a National Veterans Memorial & Museum at 300 W. Broad St. in Columbus. Congress still must give its approval for the "national" designation.

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  12. McDougald values career with IrishRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Bradley McDougald, a 2009 Scioto graduate, values his time with the Irish. "I give all the credit to my coaching staff and all the guys who worked with me from academics to athletics," he said.

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  13. Brilliant display a colorful introduction to cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival will make its debut Friday, Nov. 25, and run through Jan. 2 with more than 15,000 LED lights in brilliant colors at the Ohio State Fairgrounds Natural Resources Park. The event will be open daily from 5 to 10 p.m. at the park in the southeast corner of the Ohio Expo Center and State Fair, 717 E. 17th Ave. in Columbus.

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  14. Levy win puts parks projects in processRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Now that the New Albany-Plain Local Joint Park District's 0.75-mill replacement levy has been approved by voters, parks officials' focus has shifted to preparing for maintenance projects they have said are much needed. New Albany Parks and Recreation Director Dave Wharton said he is requesting formalized proposals for a parking lot that would take about two weeks to complete.

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  15. Sustainability Committee goal is energy savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Thomas Elementary School is the Dublin City School District's most efficient building, according to metrics from energy efficiency rating system Energy STAR. Energy STAR rates buildings based on factors including building size and length of operation, said Nathan Rohyans, Dublin's coordinator of operational excellence.

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  16. Grove City: Leads lacking for case of man shot in legRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Grove City police have not identified a suspect in the Nov. 4 shooting of a Columbus man outside an apartment building in the 2900 block of Addison Drive . Two officers who were monitoring a suspicious vehicle parked behind the apartment building responded about 9:24 p.m. after the police department received a report about a man lying on the ground and screaming at the site.

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  17. New budget will focus on city infrastructure needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    No sooner did we present the draft 2017-18 budget document to City Council for the Nov. 7 public hearing - the first of several such hearings - than it became outdated. It's great news, though, as we just heard back from Moody's Investors Service and S&P Global that the city has retained its Triple A ratings.

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  18. Reynoldsburg: Resident scammed in internet schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A resident came to the Reynoldsburg Police Department, 7240 E. Main St., at 8:58 a.m. Nov. 4 to report she had been the victim of an internet scam. According to police reports, the resident applied for a $5,000 loan over the internet and provided bank account information over the phone to an unknown man.

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  19. Upper Arlington: Police investigate spate of thefts from vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Upper Arlington police responded to four separate reports of thefts from vehicles last week on Reed Road , resulting in the loss of more than $6,000 in property. Police were called to a parking lot in the 4700 block of Reed Road on Nov. 10 after two men from Columbus, a woman from Kettering and a woman from London, Ohio, all reported their vehicles had been broken into between 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. According to police reports, two computer tablets valued at a total of $4,000 were taken, as was a wallet and contents valued at $2,650.

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  20. Work may spark interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Getting the concrete poured for the walls of the new Veterans Memorial & Museum on West Broad Street requires the use of a steel framework supported by a temporary metal framework. The $70 million Veterans Memorial project under construction on 7 acres is only the first phase of developing a 21-acre site on the Scioto Peninsula.

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