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Independence Day in Bexley

Grace to lead city's 2016 procession

When residents gather along the Bexley Independence Day celebration parade route Monday, July 4, grand marshal Ken Grace will be there to greet them.

Fourth's fun to run all day, light the sky

This year's Independence Day celebration in Bexley will feature many of the festivities that the community has come to expect, beginning with the John Barr 5K at 8 a.m. and a parade at 9:30 a.m.
Huntington House

Historic residence sees changes yet stays strong

Even in a neighborhood full of beautiful old mansions, the Huntington House stands out.
Police beat

Bexley: Business twice loses items to theft

Bexley police responded to an alarm June 16 at a business in the 2200 block of East Livingston Avenue.

Loss of student felt throughout community

The Bexley community continues to mourn the death of an 11-year-old girl who died June 21 when a tree fell on her cabin during a thunderstorm at Camp Livingston in Bennington, Indiana.

Bexley girl killed by fallen tree at Indiana camp

An 11-year-old Bexley girl was killed early this morning after a tree fell on her summer camp cabin in southeastern Indiana.

Coming up

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College notes

* Local students named to the Ohio Dominican University dean's list for the spring 2016 semester are Miceal Moran and Jacob Poe.

Teens recognized at JCC program in May

The Jewish Community Center recognized outstanding Jewish teens at the Teen Awards Night in May.

Library notes

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

On the move

* Bexley City Schools Superintendent Mike Johnson was sworn in as president of the Whitehall-Bexley Rotary Club June 8.

Finishing the pieces

Fourth of July celebration

Big plans require volunteer, fund help

Planning is underway for this year's Independence Day celebration, which will be held July 4, starting with the John Barr 5K at 8 a.m.
Combating Zika

Joint effort needed for fighting virus

In an effort to combat the spread of the Zika virus, Franklin County Public Health officials presented an information session at Bexley City Hall.
Police beat

Bexley: Residents report burglaries

Bexley police said they've received multiple reports of incidents in which a residence was entered and items were stolen.
Guest column

Library a fitting venue to discuss 'Tasa's Song'

I grew up on the East Side of Columbus. My parents were immigrants who had met and married here in the late 1940s.

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