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Pillars of the community

The man who made the bottom of one of the Northmoor pillars disappear last week while the top stone remained in place is a mason, not a magician.

CRC to mark end of Ramadan with meal

The Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center invites local residents to its annual iftar (fast-breaking) meal at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at 14 W. Lakeview Ave.

CAC makes play for city funding

Time will tell how much Urban Infrastructure Recovery Fund money comes Clintonville's way and what projects it will pay for, but the chairman of the area commission's planning and development committee predicted it will be worth the wait.

School's journalism project, headed by local pair, earns acclaim

The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication heard them roar.
Police beat

Clintonville: Stolen car taken for short, destructive joy ride

A Chase Road woman contacted Columbus police at 9:43 a.m. July 13 to say that someone stole her vehicle, worth $25,000, from her front yard the night before; hit another vehicle, causing major damage to the victim's car; then parked it a few doors down from her home. The victim said the theft took place after 11:30 p.m. July 12.

Autistic kids taking Shakespeare to heart

Shakespeare's plays are written to the rhythm of the human heartbeat.

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Three on CAC to hold open house July 21

Three members of the Clintonville Area Commission will hold an open house Monday, July 21.

In wake of mural ruckus, CAC creates art review board

The issue of public art created a rift among members of the Clintonville Area Commission at last week's monthly meeting.

Sahas dubbed Community Heroes

A program to recognize small-business owners who contribute to the community through volunteerism expanded to Columbus last week, selecting the area's first "community hero."

Commission emphatically rejects plans for cell tower

Clintonville Area Commission members saw no reason whatsoever to recommend approval of variances that would permit a 100-foot-tall cellphone tower to be erected on Indianola Avenue.

July 20 tour turns spotlight on nine area gardens

What possibly was the first Little Free Library in the state is located in the yard of a stop on the next Clintonville Open Garden Tour, set for Sunday, July 20.

Miller re-elected CAC chairman; Northmoor pillars get boost

At last week's organizational meeting of the Clintonville Area Commission, Chairman Daniel B. Miller unanimously was elected to serve another term in the post.

Church's efforts fortify battle against malaria

To grow up in Rwanda is to know the ravages of malaria.
Police beat

Clintonville: Gunman takes cash from High Street credit union

Smart Federal Credit Union, 3454 N. High St., was robbed at 9:04 a.m. July 9 by an individual who brandished a gun and announced, "You have 30 seconds to open the safe," according to Columbus police reports.

Fun bubbling over

The event was a celebration of the halfway point of the library's Summer Reading Club.

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