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Social brings generations together for second year

When officials with the National Church Residences Center for Senior Health on East Dublin-Granville Road asked Northwest Side resident Brenda Doner to help organize an intergenerational event, they may have gotten more than they bargained for.

Hearing set on plan that could spur hotel crackdown

A hearing is scheduled Thursday, July 30, on a proposal that would pave the way for the city to license hotels and motels -- as well as to pull such licenses if problems arise.

Needle-exchange among potential options to battle heroin epidemic

Columbus Public Health is considering many options to battle heroin abuse, including a needle-exchange program for intravenous drug-users.
Police beat

Northland: Burglary nets thieves guns, jewelry, baseball cards

Among the items missing following a burglary on Poplarwood Road that was reported at 10:40 a.m. July 22 was a baseball card collection valued at $1,000. The man who reported the crime said it took place between 12:30 p.m. July 17 and 4 p.m. July 20. Also taken were $2,500 in miscellaneous jewelry and two guns, one worth $600 and the other $300.
Walk with a Doc

Growing program bucks sedentary lifestyle

Participation in the Walk with a Doc program sponsored by the North Side Health Advisory Committee is up 91 percent so far this year compared with 2014, Arielle Lippman of Columbus Public Health reported at the panel's monthly meeting last week.
Ohio State Fair

Big, but not so bad wolves to perform live show

Michael and Sharon Sandlofer hope to dispel common myths about wolves -- and entertain people in the process -- when they bring their live Wolves of the World Show to the Ohio State Fair.

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Remy sees encouraging signs for state Route 161 area

Northland Community Council President Emmanuel V. Remy said last week he is working to arrange a meeting with National Church Residences officials regarding the possibility of the nonprofit organization expanding its role along East Dublin-Granville Road.
Boats left on trailers

NCC meeting discussions take on nautical flavor

When the July 7 Northland Community Council meeting reached the point when Columbus Division of Police liaisons hear complaints from civic association representatives, the main topic was boats.
Police beat

Northland: Man takes bullet to knee during confrontation

A Columbus police officer found a man who had been shot through the knee at 12:30 a.m. July 17 at the intersection of Carahan Road and Sharbot Drive.

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