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Run for Living Water 5K

Race will pay for drinking-water well in Nicaragua

A group of central Ohio students will host a "fun run" this spring to raise money to provide clean drinking water in one of the world's largest countries.
May 28 at Hyatt Regency

George to be keynote speaker at mental health lunch

Former Ohio State and NFL great Eddie George will be the featured speaker at a luncheon next month geared toward debunking stigmas related to mental health issues.

Commission to give fresh review to city charter

Columbus Mayor Michael B. Coleman and city council have convened a Charter Review Commission to take a fresh look at the 100-year-old charter document.
Maria's Message

Tiberi taking distracted driving program to schools

Distractions are everywhere.

Spring in their step

Cycling in Columbus

Online survey will help city frame upgrades

Columbus' investment in new amenities for bicyclists includes a public survey meant to make the city a more bike-friendly community.
Port Columbus

Official: New direct flights require customer demands

What does it take to add new direct routes to other airports?
Police beat

Northwest Side: Armed robbery reported at West Henderson Subway

A restaurant in the 2000 block of West Henderson Road reported to Columbus police a robbery at 1:37 p.m. April 10.
Franklin County Ballot

Issue 6 Levy not about downtown zoo, official says

Tom Stalf is adamant: Issue 6 is not about a downtown zoo.

Tuckerman is 2014 Stefanie's Champion of Hope

A New Albany woman, community activist and breast cancer survivor who works to bring comfort and cures to others fighting various forms of the disease, is the 2014 Stefanie's Champion of Hope.
Small Business Community Heroes

ThisWeek , Direct Energy to recognize community service

Direct Energy and ThisWeek Community News announce the launch of the first-ever Columbus Small Business Community Heroes award program. Nominations are being accepted until May 29. The online nomination form can be found by visiting direct

Seasonal Concepts will close doors in June

After four decades in Clintonville and a 2012 move to the Northland area, Seasonal Concepts is calling it quits.
William the Accountant

April 12 performance benefits Parents of Kids with Autism

A local band with the curious name William the Accountant will be among the performers during the "2014 Back Tax Music Festival" April 12 in the Park Street Saloon, 525 N. Park St.

COTA official: 'no plans whatsoever to reduce service'

Although COTA officials appreciate the passion riders of an express route have for the service they use, it is premature to worry about possible elimination of any routes, COTA Vice President of Communications, Marketing and Customer Service Marty Stutz said last week.

Broken promises in past complicate garage request

Lingering bitterness over promises made in 2005 by the would-be developer of a three-acre site on West Henderson Road left Northwest Civic Association President John Ehlers and Board of Trustees member Kellie Ehlers suspicious about promises being made for the same property last week by a custom home builder.

Apartment complex signs get approval this time

Variance requests for signs to the Benchmark Apartments off Henderson Road sailed through the Northwest Civic Association on the second try at last week's meeting.

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