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Teaching safety, security lessons

There are regular monthly police luncheons in which officers and German Village residents get a chance to interact, but the evening session was planned especially to accommodate those who work during the day and cannot attend the luncheons. 2015.

Neighbor in the news

The Ohio State Board of the Ancient Order of Hibernians elected Ron Hagan as president at its 80th Biennial Convention.

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Greek Festival

Food, entertainment return in familiar setting

A celebration of food, drinks, music, dancing, arts and crafts returns Labor Day weekend at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 555 N. High St. in the Short North.

Church to hold AIDS-prevention forum Wednesday

Livingston United Methodist Church is hosting "Just Save One, Ohio," an educational forum and fundraiser on HIV/AIDS.
Labor Day Arts Festival

Event will feature work by more than 150 artists

More than 150 artists and 25,000 visitors are expected to take part this year in the 49th annual Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts festival.

Lamborghini test-driver Balboni to attend Italian Gathering

The Italian Gathering will celebrate its 10th year with one of the biggest names in Lamborghini.
Village Notebook

Planning, studies for informational signs under way

I like to say the German Village Society takes care of our neighborhood's historic bricks and the community that gathers on them, and there's really not a better example of that mission than the new comprehensive sign program.
Police beat

German Village: Multiple thefts from vehicles reported in Village

Thefts from vehicles continue to be an issue in the German Village area, according to Columbus Division of Police incident reports.

Immunization clinic set up for children

Franklin County Public Health will offer a back-to-school immunization clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 12, for school-age children up to 19 years old at its office, 280 E. Broad St.

College notes

* German Village resident Shakina Weatherspoon was among the spring 2015 graduates of the University of Akron, receiving an associate of arts degree.
Actors' Theatre of Columbus

Artistic director excited about troupe's direction

After six years of writing, acting and directing for Actors' Theatre of Columbus, Philip J. Hickman is now artistic director of the German Village-based troupe.

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'Thank you,' Marines

The Marines are touring Columbus during their weeklong reunion.
Merion Village Festival

Event to have food trucks and live music

The third annual Merion Village Festival will have a little something for everybody, organizer Tony Roell says.
Police beat

German Village: Burglars hit Schiller Rec Center, other places

Four burglaries were reported recently in the German Village area, according to the Columbus Division of Police incident reports.

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