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November election

Officials tout transparency in proposals

Improved efficiency and transparency are what Gahanna's Charter Review Commission seeks with nine proposed charter review amendments on the Nov. 8 ballot.

Coming up

Columbus Jewish Film Festival, opening night, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 W. Dublin Granville Road, New Albany. Featuring "The Origin of Violence" by Elie Chouraqui. A dessert reception will be held after the film. Tickets are $35. For more information, visit

Immunization clinic set at city building

Franklin County Public Health will offer adult and child immunizations by appointment only from 9:40 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Gahanna Municipal Building, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Preparing to play

Restaurant plans for PJs and Eggs

Ten Columbus restaurants that usually are open for breakfast and lunch only will serve breakfast menu items to benefit Nationwide Children's Hospital starting from 5 p.m. until close today, Oct. 27.

Creepside science

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Jefferson Township rejects M/I proposal

The Jefferson Township Zoning Commission rejected a proposal Oct. 20 from M/I Homes of Central Ohio to build 75 houses on 62.1 acres along Darling Road.
Police beat

Gahanna: Police continue tracking down clown sightings

Gahanna police recently responded to two alleged clown sightings.
Community roundup

Roundabouts likely to be open Nov. 30

Gahanna's Hamilton Road Central project is progressing ahead of schedule, according to city officials.
Columbus Academy

'Odd Couple' cast ready for curtain

Columbus Academy Student Theatre will bring the story of two mismatched roommates to the stage in the female version of Neil Simon's classic comedy "The Odd Couple."
Backyard chickens

Birds' arrival often raises squawk for regulations

Although the idea of allowing backyard chickens within city limits might ruffle the feathers of some residents, it's a trend across the country as consumers seek fresh, natural and organic foods.

Coming up

Ikebana International Columbus Chapter 84, 42nd Annual Exhibit, Oct. 21-23 at the Franklin Park Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, 1777 E. Broad St. There is an admission charge to enter to conservatory but the exhibit is free. Arrangements from the Ikebana schools of Sogetsu, Ikenobo and Ohara will be on display. Visit

College notes

* Gahanna and Blacklick students who recently graduated from Ohio State University include: Elizabeth Bushong, Zachary Coblentz, Faith Comtess, Matthew Couch, Joy Currington, Ajda Gokcen, Matthew Hayes, Jenna LaBorde, Mathew Merritt, Mollie Moore, Shannon Osborne, Eric Rittenour, Tiana Rogers, Donald Ross, Michelle Smith, Stephanie Sopczak, Natnail Tesfaye, Stacey Valentas, Phillip Wellmer, Nicholas Wood and Jason Worman.
Interstate 270

Police plan to ramp up enforcement

Motorists traveling along Gahanna's roughly four-mile stretch of Interstate 270 will see a greater police presence in the next few weeks.
Police beat

Gahanna: Political signs disappearing

Gahanna police are receiving reports about the theft of political signs as more make appearances in advance of Election Day.

Music and morsels

Doug Hare performs during the 19th annual Taste of Gahanna Oct. 13 at the Valley Dale Ballroom.

Community briefs

Gahanna Lincoln High School's 32nd Annual Marching Band Pops Concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, in the high school gym, 140 S. Hamilton Road.

Gahanna students cast 'ballots' for president

Students could get an early idea of who will be the next president of the United States on Tuesday, Oct. 25, when results of a mock school election will be announced for OneVote.

Military notes

U.S. Air Force Airman Dara Morales graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Creepside Festival

Day change not intended to be tricky

Ghosts and goblins will hover around the Creepside Festival on a new day and time this year.

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