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Pataskala Ward 1

Councilwoman Sagar retained in recall election

The 320 First Ward residents who turned out for an Aug. 19 recall election voted almost two to one to retain Pataskala City Councilwoman Pat Sagar, according to unofficial results from the Licking County Board of Elections.

Scenes from the street fair

First Ward residents will settle Sagar recall Aug. 19

Residents in Pataskala's First Ward will decide Tuesday, Aug. 19, if their City Council representative, Pat Sagar, will retain her seat.
Pataskala City Council

Disaster-plan funding now available

Pataskala City Council on Aug. 11 voted 6-0 in a special meeting to adopt a countywide natural hazards-mitigation plan, which would allow residents to apply for state and federal funding for certain projects, said City Administrator Benjamin King.
Police beat

Licking County: Garages, vehicles targeted by thieves

The Pataskala Division of Police is investigating several reported thefts from outdoor buildings or vehicles throughout the city.
Licking Heights

District officials want to be on 'one team' with residents

The Licking Heights school board canceled its Aug. 19 meeting to schedule a community-outreach meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 26 to discuss student growth and facility needs prior to the regular meeting at 7 p.m.

Licking Heights, Southwest Licking begin classes this week

All good things must come to an end, and summer is no exception.
Apeks LLC

Entrepreneur sees pot of gold in 'green rush'

Apeks LLC owner and president Andy Joseph quadrupled his Johnstown company's profits between 2012 and 2013.

Expo designed to attract young professionals

Young professionals throughout central Ohio are invited to a gathering that will showcase a dozen neighborhoods and what makes them attractive.
Actors' Theatre of Columbus

Beloved rascal Falstaff returns in 'Merry Wives'

Poor Sir John Falstaff.


Licking Heights

District officials seek dialogue in wake of bond defeat

Following a special election defeat Aug. 5, Licking Heights might make another attempt at a 2.86-mill bond request on the May 2015 ballot.
Road repairs

Three more phases planned for Mink Street

Pataskala officials and residents gathered Aug. 6 to dedicate the reconstruction of 2.52 miles of Mink Street between Morse Road and the bridge north of Havens Corner Road.

Pataskala residents debate Sagar recall at council meeting

Several people spoke in defense of Councilwoman Pat Sagar during the Aug. 4 Pataskala City Council meeting, but others maintained the Aug. 19 election to recall her is exclusive to the First Ward.

Lego robotics competition will emphasize team building

Far more than technical knowledge is required to become a successful engineer, according to Rori Leath, STEM education director for Newark's history, art and technology museum, The Works.
Pataskala City Council

Emergency plan for federal funding back on Aug. 11 agenda

Pataskala City Council is expected in an Aug. 11 special meeting to reconsider adopting a countywide natural-hazards mitigation plan, which would allow residents to apply for state and federal funding for certain projects.

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