More Bexley News
Upcoming programs and events at the Bexley Public Library, 2411 E. Main St., are listed below.
Columbus Music Teachers Association, free concert, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at St. Alban's Episcopal Church, 333 S. Drexel Ave., Bexley. For more information, call 614-900-5261.
The visit coincided with the opening of the "Scary Plants" exhibition, which runs through Nov. 15.
Plans are moving forward for a new Giant Eagle Market District grocery store to be built on the site of the city of Bexley's former city hall at 2242 E. Main St. as developer Continental Real Estate is expected to begin demolition of the old building this month.
Bexley City Council
Bexley has a new ordinance designed to give clearer guidance to planning and zoning officials on what is considered a "dwelling unit."
Community Cardboard Challenge
Cardboard is key in the 2015 Community Cardboard Challenge, as students, teachers, parents and community members rip apart cardboard boxes and use the pieces to solve a number of creative challenges.
Visitors to this year's Harvest Festival will find familiar thrills and chills -- and a few surprises.
Bexley City Schools
Bexley Education Foundation and Bexley City Schools recently announced a $250,572 Impact Grant for elementary technology would be earmarked for expanded access to technology and increased opportunities for differentiated instruction.
Bexley High School will observe fall homecoming this week, with the celebration culminating in the Lions' football game Friday, Oct. 9, and a dance Saturday, Oct. 10.
Bexley police said a resident in the 700 block of Euclaire Avenue reported someone used an unknown item to break out the front passenger side window of his vehicle Sept. 24.
Lextant is moving to a new, larger office at 250 S. High St. downtown.
AMC Ohio Pharmacy
A local nonprofit organization is the first in Franklin County to start selling naloxone without a prescription, according to the state board that oversees distribution.
The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County will return to voters this year seeking support for a five-year, 2.2-mill renewal levy to appear on the Nov. 3 ballot.
Columbus has completed the last segment of the Alum Creek Greenway Trail, linking 22 miles of the scenic route from Westerville and Easton to Three Creeks Park near Groveport.
Main Street addition
Easy Street Cafe opened Wednesday, Sept. 30, in the Old 40 Tavern space at 2882 E. Main St., just east of Bexley.
New lighting system
Capital University's first night football game with its new lighting system attracted a near-capacity crowd of 3,048 to Bernlohr Stadium Saturday, Sept. 26, but it did not create a major disturbance to the surrounding neighborhood, according to university representatives and Bexley city officials.