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Small Business Community Heroes

ThisWeek , Direct Energy to recognize community service

Direct Energy and ThisWeek Community News announce the launch of the first-ever Columbus Small Business Community Heroes award program. Nominations are being accepted until May 29. The online nomination form can be found by visiting
Run for Living Water 5K

Race will pay for drinking-water well in Nicaragua

A group of central Ohio students will host a "fun run" this spring to raise money to provide clean drinking water in one of the world's largest countries.
May 28 at Hyatt Regency

George to be keynote speaker at mental health lunch

Former Ohio State and NFL great Eddie George will be the featured speaker at a luncheon next month geared toward debunking stigmas related to mental health issues.

City orders crackdown on repeated false alarms

Two strikes and you're fine.
Maria's Message

Tiberi taking distracted driving program to schools

Distractions are everywhere.
Earth Day events

Community garden volunteers sought for April 19

The founder of a neighborhood garden in the German Village area is recruiting volunteers for an Earth Day event, slated for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19.
Franklin County Ballot Issue 6

Levy not about downtown Columbus zoo, official says

Tom Stalf is adamant: Issue 6 is not about a downtown zoo.
Village Notebook

Some important changes are part of this year's PreTour

If you plan to join us for PreTour 2014 on June 28, please read this column carefully. There are some changes you'll want to note.
Cycling in Columbus

Online survey will help city frame improvements

Columbus' investment in new bicycle amenities includes a public survey meant to make the city a more bike-friendly community.

Massage therapist relocates to German Village

Message therapy made a believer out of Kim Jones.

Germania to host annual Schmeckfest April 27

The Germania Sport and Singing Society in German Village will host its annual Schmeckfest, a culinary celebration of German food, April 27.
Port Columbus

New direct flights require customer demand, official says

What does it take to add new direct routes to other airports?
Police beat

German Village: Mail thefts are reported in German Village area

There were two reports of mail theft recently in German Village.
Third Street bridge

Gateway into German Village could include retail cap

The primary gateway into German Village could be marked with retail businesses or elaborate greenspace, as the Interstate 70/71 interchange project takes shape.
Police beat

German Village: Two robberies are reported in the Village

Two robberies recently were reported in the German Village area.
Village Notebook

Packages make attending events economical, too

Now that every patio in the neighborhood has been open for 10 days, I'm sure you're bored with spring and your sights are set on summer fun.

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