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Charity bike tour raises a record $21 million

For the fifth consecutive year, a peloton established in honor of cancer crusader Stefanie Spielman was the top grassroots fundraising team for a bicycle tour to support the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.

Pet food donations helping two organizations

A nonprofit organization that seeks to foster appreciation of all animals recently completed a two-week campaign to benefit two other all-volunteer groups that work to keep people and their pets together -- even when the people can't afford to feed their pets and even when the people don't have a home of their own.
Reducing infant mortality

City buys wellness truck tractor, targets 3 hot spots

The city of Columbus took two significant steps last week in helping to reduce the infant mortality rate.
Columbus International Children's Choir

Fundraiser for Carnegie Hall trip set for Nov. 22

Practice, practice, practice isn't all that it takes to get performers to Carnegie Hall.
Police beat

Northwest Side: Man throws bottle at car and breaks windshield

A Mithoff Street woman said a man she didn't know threw a water bottle at her car Nov. 15 at 7:01 p.m. while she was driving on Hayden Road.

Mingo defeats Schadek, retains Franklin County auditor post

Incumbent Franklin County Auditor Clarence Mingo will spend another four years in office after being re-elected during the Nov. 4 general election.
Franklin County Children Services

Issue 4 approved by 2-1 vote margin

Voters gave their blessing to a 10-year, 1.9-mill renewal levy sought by Franklin County Children Services.
Columbus City Charter Amendments

Voters approve 19 changes packaged in Issues 6, 7 and 8

In what charter amendment proponents called a vote of confidence in the leadership of city government, Columbus residents resoundingly approved 19 changes, bundled into three separate issues, to the City Charter during the Nov. 4 general election.
Northwest Civic Association

Lack of a quorum nixes votes on variances

Something practically unprecedented occurred at the Northwest Civic Association board of trustees meeting last week.

Possible subdivision has many neighbors concerned

The Northwest Civic Association board of trustees last week heard an informal presentation regarding a potential 39- to 40-home single-family development off Godown Road.

Cold yet, big boy?

The cold temperatures kept people and some of the dogs bundled up as they played at the park.

Cancer patients can escape ER's chaos at OSU

A visit to the emergency room is traumatic by nature, but its often-chaotic environment can pile on the stress.
Police beat

Northwest Side: $400 pearl necklace reported stolen in burglary

A Hayden Road woman, 24, said a pearl necklace worth $400 was all that was taken in a burglary that took place at her residence between 1 and 9:30 p.m. Nov. 8.

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