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Clayspace, Clay and Coffee, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays at 831 S. Front St. Participants create an original work of art with clay, such as a coffee mug or tiles. Clayspace provides instruction, materials and firing, with participants bringing their own coffee. Cost is $40. For reservations, which are requested, call 614-449-8144.

Salvation Army to register families

The Salvation Army of Central Ohio will offer registration for its Christmas Assistance Program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 31 and Nov. 2, 14, 16, 28 and 30; 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 3 and 17 and Dec. 1; and 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 14, 16, 28 and 30 at the Stowe Mission of Central Ohio, 888 Parsons Ave., Columbus.
Parsons Avenue

Leaders optimistic about reinvestment

Good news just keeps developing along Parsons Avenue.
Tales from the Crypt

History lives on through abbey's presentation

A local haunt is once again opening its doors for spirited fun and education.
Village Notebook

Stories of serving can be inspiring

What does it take to fall so deeply in love with a volunteer project that you stick with it for 24 years?
Police beat

German Village: Two robberies result in loss of purse, phone

Two robberies recently were reported in the German Village area.

County, city land banks will share Parsons Avenue building

The Franklin County and city of Columbus land-bank offices soon will operate under one roof on Parsons Avenue.

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"Keep The Spirit Rising" kirtan program, 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Christian Spiritualist Temple, 77 S. Sixth St., Columbus. The Bhakti Mamas will perform a combination of vocal and instrumental music mixed with mantra meditation. The suggested donation is $10 or a love offering in any amount for the financially challenged. For more information, visit

Villagers restless during Monster Bash

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Lightning strike closes German Village church indefinitely

St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in German Village is closed indefinitely after severe storm damage in late September.
Parsons Avenue

Donatos founder set to speak at reinvestment forum tonight

Jim Grote, founder of Donatos Pizza, will be the featured speaker at a public forum tonight on the continued reinvestment of Parsons Avenue.
Village Notebook

Columbus Damenchor celebrating 85th anniversary

The Columbus Damenchor was formed in October 1931 by women who wanted to make their voices heard in Columbus' art scene.
Police beat

German Village: Additional thefts from vehicles reported

Thieves continue to target vehicles in the German Village area.

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