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Big Splash park passes available

The Grove City Parks and Recreation Department is selling Big Splash park gift certificates to holiday shoppers.

Burn Within Yoga opens

Burn Within Yoga has announced the opening of its Grove City location, 2126 Stringtown Road in the Park Square shopping center.

City honored for financial reporting

Grove City has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, awarded by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, for its 2014 comprehensive annual financial report.

City will mail wish lists to Santa

Children may send their wish lists to Santa Claus through the Grove City Parks and Recreation Department.

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Historical photos on library website

Southwest Public Libraries patrons now can access and view historical images on the library's website,

Immunization clinic scheduled Dec. 10

Franklin County Public Health will offer childhood immunizations by appointment only at clinics set for 9:40 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Jackson Township Administration Building, 3756 Hoover Road.

Military news

Army Pvt. Michell A. Hendricks, a 2011 graduate of Central Crossing High School, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

Southwest Public Libraries news

The following programs are offered by Southwest Public Libraries. For more information, visit For outreach services, call 614-875-6716, ext. 159.

Visitors bureau wins industry awards

The Grove City Area Convention and Visitors Bureau recently earned multiple awards from professional associations for its marketing and tourism efforts.

Donated vest buys K-9 extra protection

The next time Grove City Division of Police officer Brian Kitko enters a building or confronts a suspect with his partner, he will do so with more peace of mind.
Evans Senior Center

Showstoppers get back in the saddle Dec. 2

Opening night is looming for the Evans Senior Center's Showstoppers drama troupe.
Police beat

Grove City: Camera feed helps owner report break-in at business

The owner of a business in the 3100 block of Broadway telephoned police Nov. 15 as he watched a former employee break into his business via a live feed from a security camera.

Annual White Christmas food drive is now underway

One of the largest food drives in central Ohio always means a White Christmas in southwest Franklin County, no matter the weather forecast.
Hayes Intermediate School

Club members emphasize kindness to oppose bullying

One of the sixth-grade officers of Hayes Intermediate School's Kids in Action club summed up what a recent Bully Awareness Week was all about.

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