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154 units

Commission approves new senior-living facility

The Gahanna community will have more housing available for older residents with a new 154-unit senior living facility.
Permanent improvements

Levy covers school bus replacement

Gahanna-Jefferson schools could replace school buses as old as 20 years if voters approve a 2.16-mill permanent improvements levy on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Issue 39

Jefferson Township seeks 3-mill continuing fire levy

Fire and emergency medical services are at stake for Jefferson Township voters with Issue 39, a proposed 3-mill continuing levy on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Creepside to feature Haunted Maze, ghoulish games

The annual Creepside Festival will return to Gahanna's Creekside, 117 Mill St., from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, thanks to the Gahanna Parks & Recreation Department and event sponsors.
Police beat

Gahanna: People, including hunter, report hearing gunshots

Gahanna police recently responded to reports of gunshots, including a report from a hunter who said he heard what sounded like the firing of a handgun.
Straight talk

Scruci, Valladares explain school levy need, calculation

I write this column with great pride regarding the recently published state report-card results.

Local business has a new name

Nature's Path will celebrate its one-year anniversary with a grand re-opening celebration and name change to It's All Natural!, Saturday, Oct. 18, at 1360 Cherry Bottom Road.

GLHS band to perform Oct. 25

The Gahanna Lincoln High School Marching Band will perform at Olentangy Orange High School's second annual Fall FANfare at Orange High School's Pioneer Field Saturday, Oct. 25.

Community news

The city of Gahanna will work with AEP and Asplundh Tree Services to remove and prune trees near power lines next month.

Where's the fire?

Citizens for Quality Schools

Pro-levy group begins pushing Issue 1 support

Former Gahanna-Jefferson school board member DeWitt Harrell is helping lead Citizens for Quality Schools, a group touting the 2.16-mill permanent improvements levy that will appear as Issue 1 on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Taste of Gahanna adds new eateries, casino games

Central Ohio residents could hit the jackpot by sampling signature foods from 30 area restaurants and playing games of chance during the Taste of Gahanna -- Casino Night.
Mayor or city manager?

Group sets guidelines to study form of government

A committee of seven members appointed by Gahanna City Council may spend six months looking into the idea of Gahanna changing from a mayoral to city-manager form of government.
Spirit Award recipient

Lustig runs half marathon to honor late wife

Running has been therapeutic for Gahanna resident Todd Lustig.
Police beat

Gahanna: Phone caller threatens decapitation

Gahanna police recently responded to residents who reported telecommunications harassment, including one incident in which the resident allegedly was threatened with decapitation.

School board eyes audit of information technology

After ongoing problems with information technology in the Gahanna-Jefferson school district, the school board is seeking an audit as a first step to resolve the issue.

Community briefs

The Jefferson Township trustees will host a special meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, at St. Mary Macedonian Orthodox Church, 400 Waggoner Road, Reynoldsburg, to meet with residents to provide information and answer questions about fire protection and emergency medical services and funding.

CSYO to perform Sunday

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