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Smarter Lunchrooms Movement

Schools work to get students to eat healthier items

School district officials at Creekview Intermediate Middle School in Marysville have engaged a new strategy in the age old battle of getting kids to eat all their vegetables.

Pumpkin Dash 5K numbers grow for runners, pies

A record-breaking number of contestants are registered for the fourth annual Uptown Pumpkin Dash 5k scheduled for Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27, in Marysville, according to race director Peter Engelbrecht.

United Way offers $10,000 to help Salvation Army

The United Way of Union County awarded $10,000 to The Salvation Army toward continued relief efforts for families which became homeless after a fire six months ago.

Prescription Hope navigates clients to drug discounts

In the complex, convoluted landscape of the country's health insurance and medical system, many people fall through the cracks.
Memorial Health Foundation

Nonprofit aims to support hospital's charitable goals

After two years of strategic planning and research the Union County Hospital Association has transitioned into the Memorial Health Foundation, according to Victor Trianfo, Memorial Health chief medical officer.
Police beat

Union County: Car-deer collisions keep sheriff's deputies busy

The Union County Sheriff's Office took reports last week from nine drivers whose vehicles hit deer on area roads.

Central Ohio model-railroad store marks a milestone

Mike Flick doesn't remember it, but his mother told him when he was a little boy growing up in the small village of Elida, Ohio, that she used to set him down for hours in front of a model-train set while she did the laundry by hand.

Pearls of knitting wisdom

City may raise utility costs to preserve bond rating

Area residents could see their utility rates increase over the next two years in order for the city of Marysville to meet its wastewater treatment system revenue bond requirements.
Police beat

Marysville: Student's bicycle stolen from high school Oct. 30

Marysville police received a report from a student at Marysville High School, 800 Amrine Mill Road, at 10:59 a.m. Oct. 30 that his bicycle was stolen from the school during school hours.

Marysville-built TLX boosts Honda's sales

The Ohio-made Acura TLX is breathing life into the brand, part of a strong October for Honda and Acura and the auto industry as a whole.
Care Train of Union County

Auction, concert help provide gifts for children

Organizers for Care Train of Union County expect to put toys in the hands of about 900 children, who otherwise might go without a Christmas this year.

Craft museum hopes to lure shoppers from mall

The Ohio Craft Museum's Gifts of the Craftsmen holiday exhibition and sale offers a convenient way to find interesting gift items for the season.

Choral Cabaret Night on tap Saturday at MHS

The Marysville Choral Boosters will host its sixth annual Cabaret Night starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at Marysville High School, 800 Amrine Mill Road.
Union County

Liquor option wins, county officials re-elected

About 41 percent of local registered voters came out to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4, according to the Union County Board of Elections.
86th Ohio House District

Winner Pelanda to focus on jobs, Common Core

Like many other Republicans in Ohio, incumbent Dorothy Pelanda won re-election to the 86th District seat in the Ohio House of Representatives with relative ease Tuesday, Nov. 4.

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