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The program included a showing of the documentary "American Beatbox" Feb. 26 and a daylong conference at NHS Saturday, Feb. 28.
Hamilton Road-SR 161
The Northland Community Council development committee gave its blessing last week to a major rezoning for more than 18 acres near the Hamilton Road-state Route 161 interchange.
In their first meeting as the new co-chairmen of the North Side Health Advisory Committee, the Rev. Kwesi Gyimah and Trevor Secord signaled a desire last week to find more ways to be involved in the community, particularly among immigrant and refugee populations.
Discussion at last week's monthly meeting of the North Side Health Advisory Committee focused on the group's goals for 2015.
The owner of a Hempwood Drive residence reported at 6:06 p.m. Feb. 25 that the place had been broken into.
The next quarterly luncheon meeting of the Northland Area Business Association is set for Tuesday, March 10.
Officials with the city of Columbus have rolled out a new safety program designed to strengthen the relationship between the Division of Police and the city's black, immigrant and gay communities.
The Columbus Metropolitan Library Foundation is one step closer to its fundraising goal of $20 million for the Great Libraries Create program.
St. Patrick's Day
The Columbus St. Patrick's Day celebration March 17 will reflect some major changes this year.
Catch-22 is a novel that can be found on the shelf of the Karl Road Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library.
St. Michael Church, Lenten Fish Fry sponsored by St. Michael Church 11445 Knights of Columbus, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, through March 27, at the church, 5750 N. High St., Worthington. Cost is $8 for regular dinners, $6 for small dinners and dinners of macaroni and cheese. All dinners include fries, cole slaw or apple sauce, roll and beverage.
Columbus City Councilman Zach Klein's annual salary is $53,585 -- the same amount as other council members except the council president, who makes $63,259.
Two Northland High School students wanted to do something to help clothe homeless youth in the Columbus area.
Closing problem establishments
The Columbus Division of Police community liaison officers for the precincts that cover the Northland area are seeking public support for a change in a state law and the passage of a city ordinance.
Columbus Police Chief Kimberley Jacobs has scheduled a series of community meetings throughout Columbus over the next few weeks, one in each of the division's zones.
Funeral services were held at New Hope Reformed Church in Powell Monday, Feb. 23, for former Columbus mayor Dana "Buck" Rinehart, who died at his home Feb. 18 after battling pancreatic cancer since 2013.