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Columbus Oktoberfest

Dashing dogs, dance lessons add to fun

Dashing dachshunds, a singer-songwriter showcase and professional dancing lessons will highlight the new attractions at this year's Columbus Oktoberfest.
Sept. 20-21 event

Germania Oktoberfest offers a traditional celebration

Traditional dancing, music, food and an outdoor bier garten all are part of this year's Oktoberfest in the Brewery District.

Furniture store to host chamber music series

Chamber music is coming to Merion Village.
Village Notebook

Hune's preservation leadership has been invaluable

All three of the outgoing German Village Society Trustees have served the German Village Society during a most challenging time.
Police Beat

German Village: Attempted burglaries, car break-ins reported

Two attempted burglaries were reported to have occurred around 3 a.m. Sept. 7 in the German Village area according to Columbus Division of Police reports.
Third Sunday Concert Series

Duo to make strings sing in Frank Fetch Park

Jeff McCargish and Christ Saetti will entertain the German Village crowd Sunday with a diversity of Latin music, interspersed with gypsy folk rhythms and Eastern European numbers.

Leave car at home for first Open Streets Columbus

Bring your bikes, skateboards, razor scooters and in-line skates -- (remember those?) -- but leave the cars at home.
Sept. 20 fundraiser

Cristo Rey ready to show off renovated facility

A year after opening a Columbus school to provide new opportunities to underprivileged students, Cristo Rey Columbus High School will unveil its newly renovated facilities during a garden party fundraiser on Saturday night.
Ronald McDonald House

Volunteer's dedication spans 30 years of change

In the late 1970s, Judy Skinner heard only whispers that Columbus would be home to a Ronald McDonald House.
Great Placemakers Lab

Planner touts neighborhood walkability

Professional planner Eric Fredericks likes walkable neighborhoods, so much so that he's made them his avocation.
Village Notebook

Placemakers Lab tour to highlight plans, preservation

Have you registered for the Great Placemakers Lab, yet? What are you waiting for?

Herbalist set to discuss natural health remedies

The spice rack certainly can contain some tantalizing herbs.
Police beat

German Village: Several burglaries, thefts from vehicles reported

Burglaries and thefts from vehicles in the German Village area were reported recently to the Columbus Division of Police.
Louis V. Fabro

Journalism, public-relations icon dies at 83

A veteran journalist and public-relations professional has left behind scores of friends and a legacy of professional accomplishment.
O'Meara to retire Nov. 30

Metro Parks chief ready to embark on new trail

John O'Meara will retire Nov. 30 after 16 years as director of the Franklin County Metro Parks.
Nationwide Children's Hospital

Columbus Marathon Patient Champions all have a story to tell

Mile markers in the Nationwide Children's Hospital Columbus Marathon are marked not only with a number, but with a name as well.

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