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Extra, extra! Newsies in streets Dec. 12

It will be a familiar sight for central Ohioans: Charity Newsies volunteers will hit the streets Dec. 12 to raise money to help clothe Franklin County's school-age children in need.

Coming Up

Clintonville Woman's Club, Candlelight Luncheon, Dec. 1 and 2 at the clubhouse, 3951 N. High St. Following lunch, a style show featuring club members will be presented. Tickets are $25. For tickets and reservations, call D Searcy at 614-543-7066.

Sewer project could mean free sump pump

Columbus officials are accepting applications for free installation of sump pumps with battery backups extended to some Clintonville homeowners.

Presenting 'Mr. Scrooge'

Neighborhood plan in CAC's spotlight Dec. 3

A task force appointed by Clintonville Area Commission Chairman Kristopher Keller to explore "tweaking" the neighborhood plan is scheduled to give a report at the CAC's next meeting, scheduled Thursday, Dec. 3.

Photographers will stroll streets Dec. 6

The Clintonville Area Commission's Historic Buildings Committee and Clintonville Historical Society will host another photo shoot Dec. 6.

Donations of gifts for seniors sought

Rutherford Funeral homes is collecting items to wrap and give to seniors in assisted living facilities during the holiday season.

Cohen says 'thanks' via song Nov. 27

Local folk singer Bill Cohen will offer an alternative to shopping on Black Friday.

'Crime Cats' books drag local history into tales

History and mystery will converge once again in the third Crime Cats children's book by Clintonville author Wolfgang Parker.

Clintonville Rotary to sell calendars

The Clintonville Rotary has launched a "Win with Rotary" fundraising calendar.

College notes

Clintonville and Beechwold area residents recently were initiated into the honor society Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. They include Jiukun Che, Kelsey Woods, Benjamin Beall, Bonnie Babb-Cheshul, Jazz Glastra, Kelly Regan and Liner Xu, all initiated at Ohio State University.

Coming Up

Storytellers of Central Ohio, "Tellabration 2015 For Grown-ups," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 in the Ohio History Center Auditorium, Interstate 71 and 17th Avenue. Doors open at 7 p.m. For this event a grownup is someone who can comprehend and appreciate a 90-minute concert of diverse and entertaining stories. All tickets are $5. For more information go to

Group's power play: catching some rays

The Clintonville Energy Collaborative is a small group of solar advocates with big plans for 2016 and beyond.
Experience Clintonville

Bratich replaces Saha as board's leader

Experience Clintonville has named a new board president in business owner Olivera Bratich.

Farmers market to honor candy shop on last Saturday of season

The longtime owner of a retail institution in Clintonville will be saluted at the final Clintonville Farmers' Market of the season Saturday, Nov. 21.

Making marks

Clintonville and Beechwold 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:

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