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  1. 'Workscapes' Airport showing art based on 'that'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The Gateway to the Arts Gallery just outside the food court at John Glenn Columbus International Airport is in a hallway leading to some very busy bathrooms. Those on the way to the facilities pay scant attention to the works on the walls; they are people on a mission.

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  2. Gathering will spell out 'complicated' sewer fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Blueprint Columbus, which city officials hope scores major green points with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, will be the subject of a community meeting for Clintonville residents Nov. 10. The Blueprint Green Infrastructure Information Session will run from 6 to 8 p.m. in the shelter house at Whetstone Park, 3923 N. High St. Experts will be on hand to answer questions and explain the benefits of the project, according to a flier for the community gathering. "The main focus of the meeting will be to provide information about the green infrastructure we're going to be building later this year," said Susan E. Ashbrook, assistant director for sustainability with the Department of Public Utilities.

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  3. City asks residents for illumination on streetlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A pilot project to find out the answer to that question is underway on a stretch of Northridge Road in Clintonville, although people from throughout the city are being encouraged to weigh in. These lights, said Public Utilities Department Assistant Director John Ivanic, use the Kelvin temperature measurement scale to describe the "relative color appearance of a light source."

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  4. First phase of repairs have been completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The latest roadway construction effort involves replacement and, when necessary, repair of bricks on portions of five streets and alleys, although a small segment remains. The brick-repair portion of the work, originally estimated to cost $567,440, includes 10 different phases supported by city of Columbus' Urban Infrastructure Recovery Funds.

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  5. NHS production focuses on roles of women in warRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Northland High School senior Brittney Braynen plays a nurse in the drama department's Nov. 10 and 11 production of "Women and War: A One-Act Play." A play that looks at war from the perspective of women over the course or almost a century will be staged by Northland High School drama students Nov. 10 and 11. Because of the theme of "Women and War: A One-Act Play" by Jack Hilton Hamilton, drama teacher Kate E. White said last week that in addition to the two public performances, the students will be doing a free matinee for local veterans on Nov. 11. The Nov. 10 and 11 public shows are at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $3.

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  6. Library service helps Somalis, others with language toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Recently, the system was expanded to provide tutorials to Somali-speaking patrons, a customer base library officials say is on the rise. "With a growing Somali population in the U.S. and Canada, there's a greater need than ever before for English-learning resources that are customized, practical, effective and flexible," said Kent Daniels, the library's assistant library director.

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  7. Reynoldsburg: Charges filed against driver, passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    At 12:56 a.m. Oct. 3, officers were investigating a complaint in the 7300 block of East Main Street when a vehicle pulled up. Police reports said there was an open container in the vehicle, so the driver, a 33-year-old Reynoldsburg man, was put through sobriety tests and charged with driving under the influence of drugs.

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  8. Club's event backs mentoring, meets student needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Worthington's Ohio State University fans get a chance to root for their favorite team on a football Saturday and contribute to programs such as Wolves for Cubs and the Community Cares Initiative by attending the Tailgate for Bucks fundraiser. To be held from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Worthington Hills Country Club, 920 Clubview Blvd. S, in Columbus, the event is sponsored by the Worthington Kilbourne High School Activity Club.

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  9. Upper Arlington: Woman arrested after bogus 911 callRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Upper Arlington police arrested a Columbus woman after she allegedly called 911 and falsely reported she had been robbed at gunpoint. Police reports said the 28-year-old woman was charged with misuse of 911 and making false alarms following an apparent argument with her boyfriend at a bus stop in the 2400 block of Nort hwest Boulevard on Oct. 23. According to police, officers were dispatched to the scene at 8:01 p.m. after the woman called 911 and said her boyfriend had robbed her before he fled in a vehicle headed east on Lane Avenue.

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  10. Trivium project lands more helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Trivium Development LLC has landed another helping hand in its major redevelopment of a formerly "dilapidated" office building at 350 W. Wilson Bridge Road. In a multifaceted agreement between Trivium, Worthington, Columbus and Franklin County, Trivium will receive more than $450,000 in grant funding from the Columbus Region Energy Fund to help make the newly renovated building more energy efficient.

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  11. Dublin: Woman says she will continue sending money to help cousinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A Dublin woman told police she will continue to send money to someone claiming to be a customs broker for a cousin outside of the country who allegedly required money. The manager of the woman's bank in the 6500 block of Frantz Road called police at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 11 to report suspicious financial activity.

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  12. Indian food gets Chipotle treatment at Curry UpRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Curry Up Indian Grill will follow the Chipotle service model with a build-your-own experience, starting with a bowl, salad or wrap. Vishal Patel, managing partner of the restaurant's ownership group, said Curry Up offers a laid-back alternative to a sit-down meal or Indian dishes some might find too spicy.

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  13. Fourth generation enters tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    For Sam Carfagna and Dino Carfagna Sr., co-owners of the venerable family business founded by their grandfather 80 years ago, becoming the third generation involved in the enterprise was never a question. "When you're in a family business, there are a lot of mixed emotions that come along with that," Dino Sr. said last week.

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  14. Schmidt surprised by recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    The chairman of the Northland Area Business Association's State Route 161 Task Force was invited to be on a discussion panel at the Oct. 15 Neighborhood Best Practices Conference, sponsored by the United Way of Central Ohio and the city of Columbus. Sandra Lopez, who works for the city to provide community engagement for the North Side, asked Schmidt to participate in the event.

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  15. Duo soak up success with 'bath bombs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    New Albany High School students Noah Williams and Andrew McCarthy founded their business, the Soak Shop, a little over a year ago. Bath bombs typically contain a mixture of dry ingredients which give off bubbles when they come in contact with water.

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  16. In development, city's cup runneth overRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    In the common area of the Ashford on Broad, the newest senior community in Whitehall, are : Raenae St. Julian, executive director of the facility, and residents Millie Brown and Sandy Rossio; resident Lucille MacDonald; Tegan Hern, director of nursing; nurse Joseph Mensah; Clay Acer, assistant manager; Carolyn Carle, business officer manager; Tim Gwilliams, maintenance supervisor; Jada Hansford, personal care assistant; Pam Williams, housekeeper; Jackie Valadez, receptionist; and Andrea Durham, dietary aide. The facility at 4801 E. Broad St. is one of several commercial and infrastructure projects recently completed or in the works in Whitehall.

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  17. Smith takes on district's treasurer jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Kyle Smith is scheduled to start in January as the Bexley City School District's new treasurer, replacing Chris Essman, who will retire at the end of the year after nearly 38 years of service. School board members were unanimous in voting Oct. 17 to award a contract from 2017 through July 31, 2020, to Smith, the current assistant treasurer of the Upper Arlington City School District.

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  18. Clintonville: Housesitter has bad news for residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A West Como Avenue man returned from being out of the country to learn from a house-sitter that his apartment had been burglarized while he was away, according to a report filed at 1:31 p.m. Oct. 15 with Columbus police. The housesitter originally contacted police to note the break-in occurred between 8:30 a.m. Sept.

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  19. Columbus police: Hilliard school bus driver stabbed and assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Columbus Division of Police detectives are on the scene of an alleged stabbing and sexual assault of a Hilliard City Schools bus driver. Columbus police received a 911 call at 7:15 a.m., said Denise Alex-Bouzounis, a spokeswoman for the Columbus Division of Police.

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  20. UA trying to make connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | This Week Community News

    Upper Arlington officials are hoping a series of recent and planned projects will enhance connectivity within the city and with other communities, which also should foster more active lifestyles. Last month, Upper Arlington joined with Bexley, Grandview Heights and Columbus to apply for a $912,450 grant that, if awarded, would provide funding for the installation of 26 new bicycle-sharing stations in the four communities.

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