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Utility work will affect traffic on Riverside Drive

Utility work on the Riverside Drive area will impact traffic for a few days.

New ramp at I-270, Route 33 opens today

A ramp is set to open today, Nov. 25, in the Interstate 270/U.S. Route 33 interchange project.

Popularity of self-defense classes for women growing

Blocks, strikes and ground fighting were on the list for a Nov. 17 class at the Dublin Community Recreation Center.

ODOT eyes Dec. 11 opening for the 270-33 ramps in Dublin

Getting through Dublin might become a little easier Dec. 11.

Historic Dublin set to be awash in holiday glow

Dublin's annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will ring in the season with activities running from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3.

City Council considering TIF for Frantz-161 site

Dublin could establish another tax-increment financing district to help pay for Bridge Street District infrastructure work.
Police beat

Dublin: Would-be cigarette thief is nabbed at business

A 33-year-old Columbus man was arrested by Dublin Police for the theft of five cartons of cigarettes Nov. 16 from a business in the 7600 block of Sawmill Road.

Temporary COTA Park and Ride facility is open

Central Ohio Transit Authority Park and Ride commuters in Dublin have been moved to a new location until 2017.

'Irish Christmas' will come to Dublin Dec. 2

Irish Christmas in America is set to play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in the Abbey Theater, 5600 Post Road.

Senior Star plans Holiday Open House

Officials at Senior Star at Dublin Retirement Village are inviting the community to a holiday open house from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, in the independent living building at 6470 Post Road, Dublin.
FIRST Lego League Project Showcase

Students working on world's trash troubles

With inventions to aid recycling, composting and more, Dublin City School District students gathered last week to solve the world's trash problem.
State testing

Math and reading scores are high; others incomplete

Belated preliminary test results released by the Ohio Department of Education Friday, Nov. 20, show Dublin students have high scores in math and reading, while others are incomplete.

District forming new technology committee

With $1.5 million coming to the Dublin City School District for technology each year, the district will soon form a plan about how to use that money.

Coming up

Color Me Scarlet and Gray 5K, a color run for all ages, 6 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Ohio Expo Center, 717 E. 17th Ave. Upon arrival, participants will receive scarlet and gray light-up necklaces, scarlet and gray color packs and T-shirts. Music, food and a Kids Zone also will be included. All adults will receive a beer at the post-race party. Partial proceeds will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For more information go to

College notes

Dublin area residents recently initiated into the honor society Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines, include: Chelsea Simko, Jennifer Bartko and Alison Roth, all initiated at Ohio State University.
No family feuding

Game show appearance provided surprises, excitement

A local family has been keeping a big secret.
Water and sewer service expansion

Proposed amendments cause concerns over costs

Some residents are worried proposed amendments to Dublin's water and sewer connection requirements could cost them money.

Dublin's Silver brass band brings home gold

Dublin is now home to the top brass band in the nation.
City Notes

Bond rating, audit honors show city in fine fiscal shape

It is with great pride the city of Dublin recently accepted the Ohio State Auditor's Award with Distinction for excellence in financial reporting following another successful audit report. The award came on the heels of Moody's Investors Service's and Fitch Ratings' assigning the highest rating, Aaa and AAA, respectively, to the city's recently issued general obligation bonds.

Visitors bureau wants bigger piece of bed tax pie

In 2014, Dublin hotels reported 22,750 room nights.

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