More German Village News

Natural, culinary worlds inspire new downtown restaurant

Salt & Pine, meant to evoke the wonder of nature, is the name of Chris Crader’s new downtown restaurant.

Coming up

Columbus School for Girls, Third Annual Women's Leadership Network Breakfast, 7:45 to 9 a.m. Feb. 5, in the school's Agnes Jeffrey Shedd Theater and lobby, 56 S. Columbia Ave. Ann V. Klotz, head of the Laurel School and contributing author for The Huffington Post, will speak on the topic, "Cultivating Resilience in Our Girls & In Ourselves." There is no fee. To register, contact Vicki Hilbrands at 614-252-0781, ext. 131.
Shadowbox Live

Comedians to compete in Quiz Box championship

In Jimmy Mak's view, everyone wins at Quiz Box.

Retail theft up as wily thieves, businesses tussle

An ongoing heroin epidemic and more-organized thievery evidently have led to a spike in misdemeanor retail thefts in Columbus, say officials in the City Attorney's office.
Athletic Club of Columbus

Bowling alley leaves little room to spare

The Athletic Club of Columbus is on a roll.

On the move

Rebekah Smith of German Village is now a partner at GBQ.
Columbus Public Health

Agency officials respond to STD outbreak

Columbus Public Health officials continue to battle a syphilis outbreak they report has disproportionately affected gay black males.

Staying alive: Musical youth find danger at camp

Cloak & Dagger recently has revived Mystery at Camp Killapunk, described as a "Saw meets Glee" type of production.
Village Notebook

Society officials thankful for Todorov's hard work

Shiloh Todorov joined us just a bit more than three years ago.
Police beat

Columbus police: Victims robbed; treated at Grant for injuries

Two robberies were reported Jan. 16 in the German Village area.

Food Network charmed by Caroline's cupcakes

A Delaware student will show off her culinary chops on national TV.

Changes sought in nuisance law, motel licensing

Police officers tend to focus on enforcing laws, not changing or enacting them.

Avid volunteer takes reins of Salvation Army board

A Lewis Center man who "fell in love" with the Salvation Army through volunteer work has been selected to lead the organization's National Advisory Board.
'Where's the Line?' campaign

Bystanders urged to report instances of abuse

See something, say something is a popular axiom in battles against crime and abuse.
Village Notebook

Organizational tiers will help facilitate 5-year strategic plan

We have a strategic plan.

Society considers updating National Register status

The German Village Society could seek to up its standing as a historic district.

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