More German Village News

Art League to use food to enhance exhibit

The German Village Art League will use food as part of the sensory experience at Mouth Watering Art, a fundraiser slated for Aug. 9 in the Meeting Haus.

House newly painted gray prompts questions

A newly painted house on German Village's main thoroughfare turned more than a few heads recently.


Franklin County

Children Services agency seeking renewal levy

Franklin County Children Services will seek a renewal levy on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Society looking to recruit young professionals

The German Village Society will kick off a long-term effort to get young, energetic people involved in the organization.

Immunizations for children are available

Franklin County Public Health will offer childhood immunizations by appointment only at a clinic set for noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 20 and 27, at its offices, 280 E. Broad St.
Police beat

German Village: Residents report numerous car break-ins

Thieves continue to target vehicles in the German Village area.
Village Notebook

Hey YPs, come see what the Society is all about

If you are one of our neighborhood's fabulous young professionals and have a free evening tonight, I'd love to see you at the Athletic Club of Columbus.
Village Notebook

Data gathered; Task force soon to seek project 'champions'

I wanted to update you on the progress by our Strategic Planning Task Force, especially after more than 400 German Village stakeholders have spent time either in person or filling in an online survey to help shape its recommendations.
Haus und Garten Tour

Society officials are thrilled with receipts

The German Village Society's Board of Trustees was literally popping the champagne corks over this year's Haus und Garten Tour.

City looks at Livingston Avenue reconstruction

The city of Columbus wants to reconstruct Livingston Avenue from Front Street to east of Parsons Avenue.

Tatoheads food truck owner buys Hal & Al's

Hal and Al's, a rare vegan refuge on the South Side, has been purchased by a restaurateur devoted to potatoes.

Charity Newsies to take applications for clothing effort

Charity Newsies, which has been providing children with new school clothes since 1907, will accept applications for the 2014-2105 school year from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 6, at the Parsons Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 845 Parsons Ave.; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 27, at the South High Branch, 3540 S. High St.; as well as 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekdays starting Sept. 2, at its headquarters, 4300 Indianola Ave.
Village Notebook

TeamWork again was key in successful tour

I want to tell you about Team Haus und Garten Tour 2014.

Seamstress stitches together five-decades-long career

Spending 50 years at Caskey's Dry Cleaning Co. wasn't enough for Mary Anders.
Ohio History Center

Exhibit highlights plight of endangered species

Here's a thought: Since the pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock in 1620, more than 500 species, subspecies and varieties of animals and plants in North America have become extinct.

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