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Columbus International Children's Choir

World-travelers raising funds for performance at the Vatican

Music has taken the Columbus International Children's Choir around the world.

Bexley Public Library programs

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

College notes

* Bexley and Berwick area students named to the fall 2015 president's list at Kent State University include: Conor Manley, Christina Nagle and Matthew Rodier.

Paul to be Capital's 16th president

Capital University this morning announced Elizabeth L. Paul, of central Florida's Stetson University, has been selected as its 16th president.

Foundation to host Holocaust lecture

Michael Meng, assistant professor of history at Clemson University, will present "Why Remember the Holocaust?" at 7 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Schottenstein Theatre at Bexley High School, 326 S. Cassingham.

Police dispatchers to receive raises

The city of Bexley's new contract with a Fraternal Order of Police bargaining unit includes 2.5 percent annual raises over the next three years for four police dispatchers and one animal control officer who also works as a dispatcher.
Police beat

Bexley: Cash, bonds, jewelry stolen in break-in

Bexley police said a resident in the 400 block of Columbia Place reported someone forced entry into her house Feb. 1 and stole a safe containing cash, bonds and jewelry. She also reported one or two silver menorahs were stolen from a glass display cabinet and two televisions were also missing.
Schools notebook

Class move would aid scheduling, interaction with peers

I have been listening and watching as our school district considers the possibility of restructuring Bexley Middle School to be a school for grades 6-8. I appreciate the time and attention everyone -- our educators, the board of education and residents -- has committed to the discussion.
Commonwealth Park

Facility is a go based on trial

Having completed a trial period for a temporary restroom in Commonwealth Park last fall, the Bexley Recreation and Parks Department plans to request approval to place the restroom in the park again this spring.

Bexley Community Foundation selects director, officers

The Bexley Community Foundation's board of directors recently elected its 2016 officers and one new director.
Bexley Square

Split of center ownership proposed

The city of Bexley is considering splitting ownership of the Bexley Square Shopping Center with the Community Improvement Corp., a nonprofit development organization that oversees certain business transactions on the city's behalf.

On the move

Bexley resident Rabbi Arye Berk has joined the Wexner Heritage Village team as a part-time Jewish educator for the Creekside at the Village independent and assisted living community and the Geraldine Schottenstein Cottage memory care facility.

Bexley Public Library programs

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

Honor roll

Students named to the honor roll for the second grading period of the 2015-16 school year at Bexley High School are:

Coming up

The Bexley High School Women's Chorale, Cupid Cabaret fundraiser, 2 p.m. Feb. 7 in the Maloney Center at Bexley United Methodist Church, 2657 E. Broad St. The event will feature individual and group vocal performances along with gourmet desserts and coffee. Proceeds will support the Bexley High School vocal music program. Tickets are $10 general admission and $8 for students, Bexley school staff members and senior citizens.

College notes

James Mooney of the Bexley area has been named to the University of Vermont dean's list for the fall 2015 semester.

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