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    Cabela's outfitter Nick Jamison shows second-graders Clementine Metz (left) and Abby Abimbola how to pitch a tent during the camping demonstration at Annehurst Elementary School on May 18.

    Students get hands-on camping lessons

    Just in time for summer, Annehurst Elementary School students learned the basics about camping from some special visitors Monday, May 18.

    Director Carol Agler leads the Ohio State School for the Blind marching band during rehearsal last week at the school.

    Blind school 'carries flag' in Memorial Day parade

    The Ohio State School for the Blind marching band will perform Monday, May 25, during the 2015 National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C.
    Members of the Clintonville Killer Dollz junior roller derby team stretch during an endurance practice Sunday, May 17, at Skate Zone 71 in the Northland area. The team attracts girls from across central Ohio.

    Killer Dollz pack empowering punch

    They may sport menacing pseudonyms such as Krystal Brawl, Mia Malicious, Saracuda and Izzy Akillya, but Clintonville Killer Dollz skaters are just as much about empowerment and self-esteem as they are about full-contact mayhem.
  • Weather where you live

    Tough year for allergy sufferers

    A late spring combined with an unseasonably warm May has made central Ohio one of the worst spots in the nation for allergies.
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  • Watkins Memorial Roundup

    Evan Caniff (center) won the 100 and 200 meters to lead the Watkins Memorial boys track and field team to the championship in the LCL meet May 15 at Granville.

    Track teams sweep LCL titles

    The Watkins Memorial High School track and field teams dominated the LCL meet May 12 and 15 to defend their league titles.
  • Track & Field

    Madeline Nichols and the Upper Arlington girls track team finished fifth in the OCC-Central Division meet held May 14 and 16 at Hilliard Davidson.

    UA's Jones excelling in pole vault

    Emily Jones of the Upper Arlington High School girls track and field team gave up gymnastics to commit to a future in pole vault, but the senior isn't sure she'd be vaulting at the University of Dayton without having put several years into her other sport.
  • Lacrosse

    Darby's Ryan Rampi has the ball knocked from him by Gahanna's Jake Mitchell earlier this season. Rampi recorded five goals and two assists as the Panthers defeated Davidson 11-4 on May 13 to clinch the Hilliard Cup for the second consecutive season.

    Darby boys retain Hilliard Cup

    The Hilliard Darby High School boys lacrosse team won the Hilliard Cup for the second year in a row.
Big Walnut Roundup

Eagles win first district title since 1974

Led by the right arm of freshman pitcher Austin Becker, the Big Walnut High School baseball team captured its first district championship in 41 years.
Baseball — District Finals

Smith helps Pickerington North eliminate Gahanna

Pickerington High School North sophomore Dillan Smith and his teammates didn’t think much of it when they were seeded 11th for the Division I district baseball tournament.
Track & Field

Nash gains momentum at OCC meet

Christina Nash showed she's ready for the postseason.
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  • Table Talk

    Magdiale Wolmark seasons meat for his new restaurant Izzy and Mo's, a neo-Jewish deli, at 249 King Ave. Izzy and Mo's planned a soft opening for Tuesday, May 19.

    Chef’s roots lead to new deli in Victorian Village

    Izzy and Mo’s offers premium, homemade ingredients, owner Magdiale Wolmark said.
  • Clutch co-headlines a Sunday, May 24, show at Lifestyle Communities Pavilion with Mastodon. Graveyard also is on the bill.

    No adjectives necessary: Clutch simply rocks

    Maryland heavy-rock quartet Clutch has shifted gears a handful of times throughout its 20-plus-year career, varying style and approach from one album to the next, all while keeping two things consistent.

Fischer's Fab 5

Columbus Symphony, Tommy Womack, Justin Roberts, Butch Walker and Whitehorse round out this week's Fab Five.

Random Notes

Get ready for a new-look Columbus Children's Theatre come June 1.
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