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Photos of NCC founders sought for anniversary banquet

Northland Community Council officers are making final preparations for the Oct. 28 banquet that will mark the 50th anniversary for the coalition of civic organizations.

Final link of Alum Creek trail completed

Columbus has completed the last segment of the Alum Creek Greenway Trail, linking 22 miles of the scenic route from Westerville and Easton to Three Creeks Park near Groveport.
A Portable Theatre

Ghost stories invoke old-time radio

Ghost stories dating from the mid- to late 19th century will be performed in a format popular in the early to middle 20th century for 21st century audiences throughout central Ohio.

NCC panel backs Milano's Florist site rezoning

After numerous delays and many, many meetings with nearby residents, Northland Community Council development committee members finally voted last week on a rezoning that would allow a Verizon Wireless cellphone tower to be erected on a three-acre parcel at 1448 Morse Road.

Sunbury Rd. development vote tabled

Make up your mind -- that's what members of the Northland Community Council development committee told a developer last week in voting to delay indefinitely a decision on a proposed residential development at 5049 Sunbury Road.
Issue 14

ADAMH seeks renewal levy in November

The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County will return to voters this year seeking support for a five-year, 2.2-mill renewal levy to appear on the Nov. 3 ballot.
Police beat

Northland: Window damaged in attempted break-in, nothing stolen

An Arborwood Drive woman filed a report at 6:50 p.m. Sept. 30 saying that her apartment had been broken into between 3 and 4 that afternoon. She said nothing appeared to be missing, but that the burglar had caused $100 in damage by breaking out a front window.
Raphael agrees to guilty plea

Lobbyist says he acted alone in Redflex dealings

Lobbyist John Raphael agreed last week to a guilty plea of extortion in connection with an ongoing investigation into his relationship with Redflex Traffic Systems, the city's former red-light camera provider.
AMC Ohio Pharmacy

Naloxone available without prescription

A local nonprofit organization is the first in Franklin County to start selling naloxone without a prescription, according to the state board that oversees distribution.

Community focus reflected in new mural on NNEMAP building

The focus of the NNEMAP Food Pantry has always been on helping the community, first out of a house on Dennison Avenue, then in the basement of an old church in the Short North area of Columbus and now in a converted VFW hall at 677 11th Ave. near the state fairgrounds.

Committee ponders issues surrounding body cameras

A nine-person committee has been asked to recommend an implementation strategy for the use of body cameras by Columbus police.

Bowling event Oct. 18 supports work of free clinic

The seventh annual Bowl to Help fundraiser for the Helping Hands Health and Wellness Center free clinic is set for Sunday, Oct. 18.

Columbus city candidates invited to Oct. 7 forum

The next mayor of Columbus and potential members of City Council have been invited to make their case before voters during a Meet the Candidates Forum set Wednesday, Oct. 7, and sponsored by the Northland Community Council.
Columbus City Council

Fran Ryan picked to replace Michelle Mills

Fran Ryan has returned to familiar stomping grounds.

Health panel members to review documentaries

North Side Health Advisory Committee members plan to screen episodes of two documentary series to determine which might be best to launch a "community conversation" before the end of the year.
Police beat

Northland: Thieves steal $4,300 worth of instruments, equipment

Musical instruments and equipment valued at $4,300 were stolen in a burglary on Darcy Road that was reported at 11:26 a.m. Sept. 27.

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