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Plain Township trustees Jan. 20 decided to reduce the requested millage for a potential levy on the May 5 ballot from 3 to 2.9.
The New Albany Community Foundation has retained consultants from Ernst & Young and the Parthenon Group to work with the school funding task force assembled earlier this month.
Most of New Albany-Plain Local's third-graders passed the state reading test administered in October, according to district leaders.
New Albany Middle School
New Albany Middle School students will get the chance to show the community their skills during Eagles Got Talent, at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts.
The New Albany Arts Council's junior theater group's successes have been special for director Josh McKinney, who has been on kidney dialysis since finding out he has renal disease last April.
Winding Hollow Golf and Events Center on Babbitt Road in Plain Township has closed this month, leaving several community organizations without a venue for large events.
The Columbus Children's Theatre and New Albany Arts Council's junior theater groups were two of nine that received the Freddie G. Outstanding Production award during the 2015 Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta from Jan. 16-18.
The New Albany Police Department is investigating the fourth-degree felony theft of nearly $12,000 believed taken between Nov. 9 and Jan. 15 from Maple Orthodontics, 260 Market St.
Finance Fund has announced the promotion of New Albany resident Diana Turoff to president of the statewide nonprofit financial intermediary.
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* The University of Akron has announced its fall dean's list. Among those named to the list were New Albany residents Anthony Hayes, Thomas Myers and Patrick Nie.
Jefferson Series lecture
Food author Michael Pollan will speak at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts on Thursday, Jan. 29, as part of the New Albany Community Foundation's Jefferson Series of lectures.
New Albany could update its parking code to include a recommended number of parking spaces for data centers and update requirements for commercial loading spaces.
New Albany-Plain Local's Science Olympiad teams are preparing to host their fourth invitational on the district campus Saturday, Feb. 21.
Columbus Jewish Day School
Columbus Jewish Day School students celebrated the life of Martin Luther King Jr. with a Jan. 16 assembly into which the students marched while singing "We Shall Overcome."