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  • Lindsay Alyce Jones

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    Tom, Kathy and Reilly Harrington look at the floragraph of their daughter and sister, Lindsay Jones, which was unveiled during a ceremony Friday, Dec. 12, at Dublin Scioto High School.

    Student's organ donation honored on parade float

    To honor the late Lindsay Alyce Jones, her family invited students and staff to help decorate her floragraph, which will be displayed on the 2015 Donate Life Tournament of Roses Parade float.
  • Larson's Toys and Games

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    Owner retiring, will close popular UA store

    An old-fashioned Upper Arlington toy store that has sold classic, hands-on playthings to generations of children will close its doors in January -- or possibly sooner, if the stock is sold before then.
  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Ava Kellar, 9, relights the candle of friend Sophie Bordron, 10 as they stand in front of the Christmas tree in the courtyard of the Westerville Municipal Building, 21 S. State St., during the city's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday evening, Dec. 5.

    Slideshow: Happy holidays

    Highlights from local community celebrations.
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    It's like reading the paper without the actual paper.
  • Weather where you live

    Dreaming of a white Christmas

    If you ask me, if it's going to snow this time of year, it better snow on Christmas Day. But historically the chances of "white Christmas" are rather low here in Central Ohio. And there is no guarantee of a white Christmas this year.
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Sports

  • Football

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    Bowling Green's Roger Lewis, with pressure from Indiana's Tim Bennett, catches the winning touchdown pass Sept. 13. The former Pickerington Central player signed with the Falcons last February.

    Area players getting ready for bowl games

    Roger Lewis took advantage of a second chance.
Wrestling

Thomas forced to make late adjustment

Less than three weeks before the start of the season, the Thomas Worthington High School wrestling team underwent a coaching change.
Boys Swimming & Diving

Darby returns two state qualifiers

The Hilliard Darby High School boys swimming and diving team has returned only two of its five Division I state qualifiers from last season.
DeSales Roundup

Swimmers have high expectations

First-year DeSales High School swimming and diving coach Katie Mathews can identify the best strokes for each of her swimmers.
Commentary

State success won't elude area football teams for long

For the first time since 1993, the Central District had no representatives in any of the state finals. So is central Ohio football really as bad off as it seems at the state level?
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Arts.Food.Fun

  • Table Talk

    GARY SEMAN JR./THISWEEKNEWS
    Chen Xue presents chicken with wok-glazed ginger at his new restaurant, Typhoon, 10 N. Sandusky St. in downtown Delaware.

    Asian restaurant with scratch kitchen opens in Delaware

    Typhoon takes over the old Chandra’s Kitchen location 10 N. Sandusky St.
  • Fischer's Fab Five

    The SteelDrivers, Trombone Shorty, Asking Alexandria and more round out the fab five.

Holiday show update

This week's holiday shows.

Singers putting the 'cool' in Christmas concert

Village Singers will spread the warmth this holiday season by keeping things cool.
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