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Honor roll

Davis Middle School.

Staging 'Mr. Scrooge'

Inducted into Arimathea Society

'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.

Coming up

Dublin's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at Indian Run Elementary School, 80 W. Bridge St. This free public event features the illumination of a 25-foot Christmas tree, hot chocolate and doughnuts, photographs with reindeer and Christmas characters and the arrival of Santa Claus on a Washington Township fire truck. Beginning at 5 p.m., families can dine with a snowman and princesses at La Chatelaine or watch ice carvers on the patio of J. Liu Restaurant. After the ceremony, the Dublin branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library will host cookies and photos with Santa until 8 p.m.

Dancing in 'Nutcracker'

BalletMet will present its annual holiday production of The Nutcracker Dec. 11-27 at the Ohio Theatre, 39 E. State St. Sixteen performances are scheduled, with ticket prices ranging from $32 to $89. Tickets can be purchased at the CAPA Ticket Center, 39 E. State St., all Ticketmaster outlets and To purchase tickets by phone, call 614-469-0939 or 800-745-3000.

JCC begins planning for Maccabi Games

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus has been chosen as a host site for the 2016 JCC Maccabi Games scheduled for July 24-29.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
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.

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.

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

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

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

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