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Father's love of Halloween inspired vintage clothing store owner

The rabbi struck a disco pose in his disco clothes.

Honeybee population rebounding in Ohio

Franklin County is leading the charge on repopulating the state's honeybees, despite a slight downturn last year.

Germania planning free Kaffee Konzert

The Germania Singing and Sport Society will host a Kaffee Konzert "A Rhine Cruise in Song" Sunday, June 7.

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Police beat

Northwest side: Woman out $2,000 after time-share fraud

A 76-year-old Castle Pines woman reported at 1:33 p.m. May 30 that she had been the victim of fraud perpetrated Oct. 15 in the 900 block of Bethel Road.

New city fire chief has 'a lot of ideas'

It might sound like a cliche, but Kevin O'Connor really wanted to be a firefighter when he grew up.
Columbus Public Health

Agency spreads message about Lyme disease

Columbus Public Health has launched a comprehensive public-awareness campaign, warning residents about deer ticks and their potential to spread Lyme disease.

Making marks

Bishop Watterson High School has announced the valedictorians of the Class of 2015.

Coming up

First Unitarian Universalist Church, presentation of the documentary Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret, 6:30 p.m. May 31 at 93 W. Weisheimer Road. This often humorous documentary follows filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the most destructive industry on the planet today and investigates why the world's leading environmental organizations are afraid to talk about it.

Elementary school students auction their best shots

Members of the Winterset Elementary School Camera Club held the 19th annual auction of their best works from the year last week, making it possible some of them could be the children of participants in the very first one.

Northwest Area Plan update process moves forward

An update to the Northwest Area Plan will include a land-use map, and that's important, according to Mark Dravillas.
Police beat

Northwest side: Woman says walker of unleashed dogs threatened her

A 27-year-old Worthington Run Drive woman reported being threatened at 2:20 p.m. May 20 by a woman whose dogs she said she had kicked to prevent them from harming her own pooches.

O'Connor appointed as Columbus' new fire chief

Kevin O'Connor has been appointed the 24th chief of the Columbus Division of Fire, city officials announced Thursday, May 21.

Gahanna's Collins tapped to lead Columbus parks

Gahanna Parks & Recreation Department director Tony Collins said he's leaving the city he has served for 15 years to take on a new challenge of leading the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department as director beginning June 11.

City needs input on future transportation plans

It isn't just about cars anymore.

Church to host pet blessing June 7

Family pets and service animals are invited to receive a special blessing June 7 at two outdoor worship services hosted by Northwest United Methodist Church, 5200 Riverside Drive.

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