More Bexley News

Coming up

Bexley Natural Market, Harvest Festival, 3 to 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at 508 N. Cassady. Activities include local beer and wine sampling, food trucks and music.

Library notes

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

College notes

* Emma Crane of Bexley was recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Crane is pursuing a degree in English Literature at Ohio State University.

Adding to the scoreboard

Community author visits

New fund, supervision set for series

The Bexley Community Book Club will host the final author visit under the program's original incarnation when National Book Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson visits this December.
CommUNITY Sing

School choirs begin dialogue

Bexley Middle School choir members came together Oct. 13 with singers and musicians from the Arts Impact Middle School in Columbus City Schools and Rosemore Junior High School in Whitehall to rehearse for a community concert designed to promote understanding among people of different backgrounds.

Council weighs in on matters of city's code

A public hearing on the city's zoning code modernization ordinance has been postponed to Oct. 25.
Police beat

Bexley: Phones, wallet lost to thieves

Bexley police received multiple reports of personal belongings being stolen from individuals at public locations.

Fall cleanup opportunity announced

The city of Bexley will offer a free event enabling residents to safely dispose of personal documents, household hazardous waste and prescription drugs.
Schools notebook

Preparing students for careers, college is mission

Bexley High School senior Jennifer Host receiving an award in a culinary skills competition. Senior student Nicolas Waldie is being inducted into the National Technical Honor Society. These are two Bexley grads entering the workforce with immediate placement in full-time positions with companies in their preferred fields of study.

Chosen for the court

Creativity on display

Kate Grischkan, 4, and her mother, Jenny, color a wall mural at Cassingham.

Coming up

American Red Cross, blood drive, 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus, 1125 College Ave. Donors will receive a free pizza slice coupon from Sbarro and enter to win a Hocking Hills vacation with a zip-line tour through October. To schedule an appointment, call 800-733-2767 or visit

Library notes

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

Stores to accept books, give flowers

Connells Maple Lee Flowers & Gifts' annual children's book drive, Bouquets for Books, will return from Oct. 22 to Nov. 5 to benefit the Bexley Public Library and Delaware County District Library.
Bexley police and the community

Discussion reflects need to connect

A group of parents and members of the Bexley police force are working together to build relationships in light of national issues that came a little closer to home with an officer-involved shooting of a youth in Columbus.

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