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Therapy donkey proves to be popular ambassador

Eddie eats it up.
Senior Citizens Club

Scholarship program gears up for new school year

As students prepare to head back to school, the Canal Winchester Senior Citizens Club is preparing to head back to work on its college scholarship program, part of the club's commitment to community and education.

Hoot suite

Manon Van Schoyck with Ohio Nature Education shows Rusty, an eastern screech owl, during a program at the Southeast Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library. Van Schoyck and her husband, Jim, were at the library Wednesday, July 23, to teach children about birds of prey.
Groveport City Council

Community affairs will be reorganized

Groveport officials are looking to replace several part-time positions in the community affairs department with one additional program coordinator in the fall.

AEP Ohio opens Groveport recycling facility

Groveport is now home to the first and only AEP Ohio appliance recycling facility.

Grant funds senior transport expansion

Canal Winchester senior citizens have another option for getting around town, thanks to a $37,000 grant that provided the Senior Transportation Program with a new handicapped-accessible minivan.

Resident returns from Peace Corps stint

A month and a half after returning to the United States from Senegal, Peace Corps volunteer Karin Nordstrom said being back is bittersweet.

Summer fun

Charges are dismissed but officer could be indicted

Felony drug charges against a Madison Township police officer and his wife were dismissed July 10 in Franklin County Municipal Court, but the case is still under investigation by Hilliard police.
Aug. 1 and 2

Blues & Ribfest 'keeps getting bigger, better'

It's been five years since the blues rolled into town, and Canal Winchester residents are about to get another taste of music and barbecue Aug. 1 and 2 at the fifth annual Blues & Ribfest.

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