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Bexley City Council

New time limit for parking could be set

A new ordinance, if approved by Bexley City Council, would allow on-street parking by vehicles registered to residents for up to 72 hours -- an increase from the current 24-hour limit.

Commission approves trial for facility; those opposed unappeased

The Bexley Planning Commission voted unanimously Aug. 24 to allow the city of Bexley Recreation and Parks Department to temporarily place a portable restroom in Commonwealth Park.
Labor Day Block Party

One big cookout brings Bexley community together for fun

Games, food and the annual Trash and Treasure Sale will be among the activities in conjunction with the Bexley Community Labor Day Block Party, which will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, at Jeffrey Mansion, 165 N. Parkview Ave.
Police beat

Bexley: One vehicle, tire from another stolen

Bexley police said a resident in the 2300 block of Fair Avenue reported someone entered his unlocked detached garage at the rear of his residence between Aug. 21 and Aug. 22 and stole his black 2008 Honda Odyssey.

Johnson's Real Ice Cream Family marks 65 years of cool creations

Johnson's Real Ice Cream marked its 65th anniversary Sunday, Aug. 30, with a daylong celebration.

Mayor Coleman's energy challenge falls short

The objective: Get buildings of at least 50,000 square feet to reduce their energy consumption by 20 percent annually.

Couple at home with relatively new venture

Though Labor Day is approaching and the summer travel season is winding down, the owners of the Bexley Bed and Breakfast, 519 S. Drexel Ave., say their business will host visitors from around the world throughout the year.
Bexley Community Garden

Benefits for gardeners toiling in the soil are many

The Bexley Community Garden held an open house Sunday, Aug. 23, to help raise awareness and encourage more local residents to participate.

Bexley High School makes key lists

Bexley High School has earned high marks on both of the lists published as part of Newsweek magazine's 2015 High School Rankings.

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Hymn festival to honor Bouman at Trinity

A hymn festival, to be held in thanksgiving for the life of the Rev. Dr. Walter R. Bouman (1929-2005), is set for 7 p.m. Sept. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, 2199 E. Main St.


Upcoming programs and events at the Bexley Public Library, 2411 E. Main St., are listed below.

Minority Parent Alliance sets event

Parents in Bexley City Schools have organized a new support group, the Bexley Minority Parent Alliance.
Recreation department policy

Board votes to formalize rules for program personnel

The Bexley Recreation Board voted Aug. 12 to authorize the Recreation and Parks Department to implement a formal policy for the hiring of instructors and coaches who work as independent contractors.

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