More Grove City News

City's cash reserve projected to grow in 2015

Costs are expected to increase more than income tax revenue, but Grove City will remain in the black in 2015.

Dental office sets annual Care Day

All central Ohio Comfort Dental locations, including the Grove City office, will host the 31st annual Care Day Wednesday, Dec. 24, offering free dental care to those in need.

Fits, starts of growth and change marked year

Fits and starts in major community projects, loss, growth and historic developments have marked 2014 for the city of Grove City.

'Tis season for Chamber Singers harmony

After more than a quarter century, the Grove City Chamber Singers are all about harmony, and not just the musical kind.
Police beat

Grove City: Former roommate suspected in attempted break-in

Grove City police officers responded when a resident reported a former roommate breaking into her residence in the early morning hours last week.
New Grove City Library project

Council, library board approve updated agreement

Grove City won't vote on a new financial agreement with the Pizzuti Cos. until 2015, but the library agreement has been finalized.
Grove City Lions Club

Lions celebrate Christmas, 75th anniversary

Last week, the folks in the red vests marked two special occasions.

Cub scouts deliver 'Socks of Love' to homeless

Santa Claus may fill stockings with goodies, but Grove City Pack 275 Cub Scouts use tube socks to spread holiday cheer.

Breakfast with Santa planned

The Grove City Lions Club will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast with Santa Claus from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 13, at Grove City United Methodist Church, 2684 Columbus St.

Coming up

Grove City Community Winds and Chamber Singers, annual holiday concert, 11 a.m. Dec. 13 in the auditorium of Grove City High School, 4665 Hoover Road. This year's theme, "A Christmas to Remember," will feature holiday favorites, including a rendition of The Night Before Christmas and Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride. Donations of canned goods will be collected as admission. Items will go to the Grove City Food Pantry. For more information, visit or email

Strumming up Market business

The annual holiday shopping event featured a heated grand tent and other outdoor tents for visitors to shop for holiday and gift items including candy, ornaments, decorations and candles, as well as a Secret Santa shopping event area for children to shop for low-priced holiday gifts for their parents, siblings and friends.

Grove City's greyhound history

The mural, on the exterior of the Scruffy to Fluffy Dog and Cat Grooming shop at 3391 Park St., commemorates Grove City's historic greyhound racing track.

Military notes

Airman Kristen Costlow, a 2013 Grove City High School graduate and Grove City native, is serving aboard USS Essex, the largest of all amphibious warfare ships.
Army Spc. Joseph William "Joey" Riley, 1987-2014

Community lays fallen soldier to rest

The sun did not shine the morning Grove City welcomed home a fallen son.
South-Western financial review

Treasurer continues spreading good fiscal news

The South-Western City School District is in "excellent financial shape," district Treasurer Hugh Garside reported in his annual financial review.

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