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Gala reins in foundation support

Gahanna students will be the hands-down winners, benefiting from the Gahanna-Jefferson Education Foundation's Kentucky-Derby themed Gahanna Gala Saturday, Feb. 28.

School district almost out of calamity days

As of Tuesday, March 3, Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools students could miss two more days of class before needing to make up time at the end of the school year.
Cinderella's Closet

Fairy Goodmothers help prom-dress wishes come true

Fairy Goodmothers, a local nonprofit organization, wants every central Ohio girl to feel like a princess at prom by providing a free dress and accessories to those who need assistance.
Police beat

Gahanna: 20 people reported involved in bar brawl at Alumni Club

Gahanna police recently responded to a bar brawl at a local establishment.

Stinchcomb to deliver her last State of the City

Gahanna Mayor Becky Stinchcomb will share news of the successes of 2014 as well as what she expects will be in store for this year during her final State of the City address, scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12 at Gahanna Middle School West, 350 N. Stygler Road.
Gahanna Residents in Need

Group that helps others seeks assistance, too

Gahanna Residents in Need is back to the drawing board in searching for a new location to serve the community.

Verizon Wireless withdraws its cell tower proposal

An application by Verizon Wireless for a proposed 120-foot cellular tower at 3690 N. Stygler Road has been withdrawn from the Gahanna Planning Commission.

Varsity Varieties show set for March 12-14

Gahanna Lincoln High School will present its 37th annual Varsity Varieties Show at 7:30 p.m. March 12-14 in the auditorium at the school, 140 S. Hamilton Road.
Scruci resignation

Board to look again for superintendent

Gahanna-Jefferson Superintendent Francis Scruci submitted his resignation to the school board Feb. 18, negating the need for the long anticipated vote to renew his contract.

Snow-day education

Low temperatures might close school, but having a dad who's a teacher doesn't necessarily translate into a day off.

Council weighs possible city staff changes

Gahanna City Council continued dissecting a proposed staff change Feb. 23 that would give finance director Jennifer Teal a dual role as assistant city administrator and add a coordinator in the finance department.

Shops at Rocky Fork to include southwest fare, Dunkin' Donuts

More food choices and personal services are coming to Gahanna with the opening of the Shops at Rocky Fork beginning in June.

Community briefs

Gahanna voters will have five mayoral candidates in the May 5 primary.The top two vote-getters will advance to the general election in November.
Police beat

Gahanna: Neighbor allegedly threatens woman

Gahanna police recently responded to a woman who said she was threatened by her neighbor.

Creekside's Pigskin taps craft beer for sports fans

It's game time for Pigskin Brewing Co. in Gahanna's Creekside.

Gahanna-Jefferson Superintendent Scruci tenders resignation

After months of indecision regarding the renewal of Superintendent Francis Scruci's contract, the Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education accepted his resignation during a Feb. 18 special meeting.
Owing Stonehenge

Settlement will cost taxpayers $980,000

The Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education has agreed to a $980,000 settlement with Stonehenge Land Co.
Gahanna-Jefferson board

Residents seek answers; Scruci looks elsewhere

In an ongoing quest to find transparency and answers to the status of the employment of Superintendent Francis Scruci, district residents filled Clark Hall for the Gahanna-Jefferson Board of Education's Feb. 12 meeting.

Gahanna-Jefferson's Scruci isn't pick for West Geauga superintendent

A rural Cleveland suburban school named a local resident as its new superintendent Feb. 17 over Gahanna-Jefferson Superintendent Francis Scruci.

Volunteers sought for parks implementation group

A parks-and-recreation master-plan implementation task force is being created to ensure that recommendations are carried out that include residents' desires.

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