More Canal Winchester News
The Harlem Wizards' basketball game against a team of local volunteers was a slam-dunk for the community as far as Canal Winchester Rotary Club member Brent Foley is concerned.
Canal Winchester City Council agreed April 7 to follow a recommendation from the finance director and renegotiate a contract with the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office to provide police service.
Groveport Madison schools
Groveport Madison students could be ditching their science textbooks for electronic versions if a new science curriculum is approved at the April 23 school board meeting.
Frances S. Steube
Services will be held Wednesday, April 16, for Frances S. Steube, longtime Canal Winchester resident and public servant, and the woman for whom the city's community center is named.
David Brobst's lawyer said last week a "moment of weakness" caused by a cash-flow problem on his family's farm led his client to "loan" himself $211,755 between 2010 and 2012 from the Franklin County Agricultural Society while he served as its treasurer.
With spring in full swing, community garden sign-ups are on the agenda in Groveport and Canal Winchester.
Canal Winchester City Council unanimously approved an increase in the motor vehicle license tax April 7, joining the majority of municipalities in Franklin and Fairfield counties charging the maximum allowed by law.
Bed tax grants
Tweaks to the way Canal Winchester's bed tax grants are awarded likely will mean less money for Destination: Canal Winchester and a more detailed application process overall.
Canal Winchester High School
Two new internship programs are giving Canal Winchester High School seniors a chance to test-drive possible career paths before they enter college.
All members of Canal Winchester City Council would sit on all committees under the terms of a change proposed by the rules committee at its March 31 meeting.