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Exchange students find 'soft landing' at camp

The first day of high school can be difficult even for students raised in America, let alone an exchange student from a foreign country.

Sagar ready to move on after recall attempt fails

First Ward residents on Aug. 19 voted 198 to 122 to retain Pataskala City Councilwoman Pat Sagar, according to unofficial results from the Licking County Board of Elections.

Potential changes to mayor's court: fee increase, new post

Pataskala City Council is expected to vote next month on potential changes to the city's mayor's court.
Granville Street

Potential traffic solution complicated by contaminated land

Pataskala's street committee heard a recommendation Aug. 18 from city officials to alleviate traffic concerns on Granville Street but the solution would require a constructed reroute through contaminated land.
Southwest Licking

New teachers contract deemed 'fair' by district officials

Earlier this month, the Southwest Licking school board voted 4-0, with Roger Zeune absent, to approve a three-year contract with district teachers.
Police beat

Pataskala: Man arrested after fleeing traffic stop

The Pataskala Division of Police arrested and charged a 32-year-old man for driving under suspension, falsification and obstructing justice at 2:48 p.m. Aug. 14 on Coronado Drive after he allegedly ran from an officer who stopped his vehicle for a potential traffic violation.
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.

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