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Iron Pony seeks space for 'top-secret franchise'

A new franchise is being added to the product line at Iron Pony Motorsports, but its identity is a closely kept secret for the moment.

Remembering a special student

Rezonings sought for expansion of library, fuel kiosk

Northland Community Council development committee members last week recommended approval of two rezoning requests, one unanimously and the other with a single dissenting vote.

Shopworks slates Strike-a-Thon

Shopworks Theatre Company will host a Strike-a-Thon from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Capri Lanes, 5860 Roche Drive, Columbus.

Morrison's piano lessons morph into large-scale music program

Mary Morrison had no idea what she was letting herself in for almost a dozen years ago.

Columbus begins street sweeping, alley repairs

The city of Columbus has kicked spring cleaning into high gear in its streets and alleys.
Local air quality

Agency says there's room for improvement

There's good news, bad news and a little in between on the local clean-air front, says the American Lung Association.

Flowers, plants, art and more set for GartenMarkt

Glass artist Chip McCain said visitors to this year's GartenMarkt will get a fresh look at his new pieces.

Academy sets kindergarten screening times for May 16

Imagine Columbus Primary Academy will hold its 2015 Kindergarten Round-up from 9 to 10:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2:30 p.m. May 16 at 4656 Heaton Road, Columbus.

Coming up

The Salvaged Treasures Marketplace, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 13 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 14 at the Ohio Expo Center, North and South Commercial Bldgs., 717 E. 17th Ave. The event features salvaged, upcycled, vintage, antique, repurposed and unique items by designers, pickers and collectors. Food, entertainment and demonstrations are included. Admission is $7, cash only; free for children under 12. For more, visit
Police beat

Northland: Man in car watches while neighbor's home is robbed

The Jenny Wren Court home of a 32-year-old woman was ransacked April 29 beginning at 2:17 p.m. while a neighbor looked on.

Lots of suds on tap at Columbus Craft Beer Week

Columbus Craft Beer Week is too much fun to fit in seven days, said one of its organizers.

Coming up

Church Women United, 100th anniversary celebration and luncheon, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 2 at Epworth United Methodist Church, 5100 Karl Road, Columbus. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Rebecca Tollefson, executive director of the Ohio Council of Churches. Tickets are $25 per person. For reservations, call 614-237-1882.

Columbus Ale Trail opens May 1

Local craft breweries asked for it, and Experience Columbus is helping to make it happen.

Taking careful aim

Company plans to turn hotel into psychiatric hospital

Another Northland-area hotel closed abruptly last week, but this time it wasn't due to city officials moving in to shutter a public nuisance.

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