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Changes coming to Riverside Drive-Route 161 intersection

The southbound Riverside Drive bypass will be closed to traffic on and off over the next few weeks.

Military notes

Air Force Reserve Airman Leanne N. Osborne graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas, earning honor graduate distinction.

Making marks

Tolles Career & Technical Center recently hosted Ohio's HOSA Future Health Professionals State Leadership Conference, at which students from school districts around the state competed in various leadership and skills competitions. Tolles students earned 19 first, second or third place finishes. Those students advance to the 38th annual HOSA National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, Calif., in June.

Immunization clinic set up for children

Franklin County Public Health will offer childhood immunizations by appointment only at a clinic set for 9:40 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, and again April 15 at the Dublin Recreation Center, 5600 Post Road.

Dublin Chamber plans appreciation luncheon

The Dublin Chamber of Commerce will host the Dublin Chamber's Staff Appreciation Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, at Tartan Fields Golf Club, 8070 Tartan Fields Drive, Dublin.
Independence Day Celebration

Tables for John Fogerty concert on sale May 9 at rec center

Dublin is adding some credence to its Independence Day concert.

Yamakawa earns science awards

Scioto High School junior Koh Yamakawa took honors at two competitions recently.

Summer job fair Saturday at Jerome

Hundreds of Dublin City School District students will try to obtain a summer job March 28.

Coming up

Columbus Walk MS, April 11, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 9990 Riverside Drive, Powell. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. Walk participants must turn in at least a $25 contribution minimum for ages 10 and older or $10 for ages 2-9 on or before April 11. There is no contribution minimum for those under age 2. All proceeds from Walk MS are used to provide programs and services for people with multiple sclerosis and their families as well as to support MS-related research. For information, contact Heidi Weaston 216-503-4161 or visit

Arts programs registration opens

Registration for summer arts programs presented by the Dublin Arts Council is now open.

Arts Council awards $20,000 in grants

The Dublin Arts Council will help local arts groups to the tune of almost $20,000.

Work progressing on repairs in Veterans Park

The Grounds of Remembrance at Dublin Veterans Park are getting about $80,000 in improvements.
New Community Authority

Council's OK keeps entity under Dublin's purview

The Bridge Street District New Community Authority gained approval from Dublin City Council last week.
Easter Egg Hunt

Late-arrivers might miss out on the fun

Punctuality will be key to the Dublin Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt.

Council approves HealthSpot incentives, delays COTA decision

Incentives that will keep the maker of the HealthSpot Station in Dublin were approved this week.
April Jig

Thursday will be a 'Sweet Stroll'

The April Jig Thursday is hoping to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Community Service Day is planned for May 2

Last year more than 1,500 hours of volunteering was done in one morning.
Police beat

Dublin: Woman reports man exposed himself

A woman reported to the Dublin Division of Police she saw a man in his 50s or 60s masturbating in his car while the vehicle was parked at a business in the 6700 block of Perimeter Loop Road at 5:39 p.m. March 17.
Small Business Leader Award

Local man's efforts in community earn recognition

For the past few years Mohan Viddam has been helping veterans find employment in the information technology sector.

Eagle Scout project provides shelters for feral felines

Thanks to Nathan Sears felines from throughout central Ohio have a shelter in cold or rainy weather.

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