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Neighbors in the news

Area residents Mony Carpenter and Miles Drake will perform in Ad Hoc Productions' inaugural opening of "Making an Impression" at 2 p.m. Aug. 27-28 at the Upper Arlington Public Library's Friends Theater, 2800 Tremont Road.

On the move

* Amy Ivanhoff of Columbus recently was hired as Shadowbox Galleries' curator.
Grange Insurance Audubon Center

Director wants to increase profile

Job No. 1 for Dawn Tabata is raise the profile of the Grange Insurance Audubon Center.
'The Summer that Melted Everything'

Trouble comes to Ohio town in novelist's story

Trouble comes to town in novelist's story.
Merion Village Festival

Moeller Park place to be for music, socializing

Work up an appetite and dust off those dancing shoes. The fourth annual Merion Village Festival is from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, in Moeller Park.
Police beat

Break-in, thefts reported

Someone entered a residence through an unlocked back door in the 800 block of South Fifth Street and stole several items between Aug. 11 and Aug. 12 according to Columbus Division of Police reports.
Village Notebook

Villagers -- together -- can make great things happen

You want the German Village Society to be visionary and to lead.
Ecole Kenwood

Cutting-edge school says 'bienvenue' to students

By now, the oohs and the aahs of students and parents walking into the brand-new Ecole Kenwood building on the Northwest Side probably have settled down into the routine of another academic year at the French-immersion program.
Spanish Immersion Academy

'Best-kept secret' moniker gone with new building

Even though it's now 29 years old, the Columbus Spanish Immersion Academy hasn't had a high profile, in the opinion of PTO President Monika Martin.
Tea 43206

Hats, historic preservation will mix

German Village will cap off the summer party season with a tribute to historic preservation.

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Sea Change Festival scheduled Aug. 20

The Sea Change Festival, a showcase for local businesses dedicated to social causes, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at McFerson Commons Park, 218 West St., Columbus.

Dine Originals Week set for September

Dine Originals Columbus member restaurants will host Dine Originals Week from Sept. 12-18.

Conference fights against exploitation

The Not For Sale Conference, which seeks to fight the sexual exploitation of children in Ohio, will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 10 at Heritage Free Will Baptist Church, 575 Obetz Road, Columbus.

On the move

* Jill R. Pugh of German Village was appointed to the Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors for a two-year term.

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