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Operation Evergreen

Trees carry messages of hope and home to troops overseas

Volunteers lovingly tucked ornaments, notes and cards around 100 fragrant Fraser firs and white pine trees last week, hoping to put a smile on a soldier's face by sending holiday cheer from home through Operation Evergreen.

City considers changes to sidewalk repair program

Canal Winchester City Council is expected to vote in December on an ordinance that would change the way the city handles sidewalk repairs.
Villages at Westchester

Long-awaited golf course clubhouse to open Nov. 27

A much-anticipated clubhouse at the Westchester Golf Course will open Friday, Nov. 27, bringing an end to what residents and city officials have said was a 20-year wait.

Changes mean more ranch homes in Canal Cove

The Canal Cove neighborhood may see new growth after new-build design changes were approved by Canal Winchester City Council last week.

Groveport finance department earns top state honor

For the second year in a row, Groveport officials have earned the Auditor of State Award with Distinction, putting the city's financial management among the top 5 percent in the state.
March primary election

Mentel is seeking seat on Franklin County Commission

Mike Mentel will make another run at political office this spring when he takes on fellow Democrat Paula Brooks in the race for a seat on the Franklin County Board of Commissioners.

Making marks

Canal Winchester and Groveport area students named to the honor and merit rolls for the first grading period of the 2015-16 school year at St. Charles Preparatory School are:

Immunization clinic set up for children

Franklin County Public Health will offer childhood immunizations by appointment only at clinics set for 9:40 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Canal Winchester Community Center, 22 S. Trine St.

Coming up

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College notes

* Canal Winchester area students who received degrees at Kent State University's 2015 summer commence-ment ceremony are Sharon Myers, bachelor's degree, and Hannah Spicer, master's degree.

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