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NWCA signs plan-update agreement

Northwest Civic Association trustees Oct. 7 voted to enter in an agreement with the Columbus Planning Division for an update to the document that helps guide development in the neighborhood.
Ohio to Erie Trail

Final link of Alum Creek Greenway Trail completed

Columbus has completed the last segment of the Alum Creek Greenway Trail, linking 22 miles of the scenic route from Westerville and Easton to Three Creeks Park near Groveport.

Learning on the fly

The Blackhawk, which is used mainly for troop transport and medical evacuation, is based at Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base. Watch a video of the Blackhawk perform maneuvers at the event.
Raphael agrees to guilty plea

Lobbyist says he acted alone in Redflex dealings

Lobbyist John Raphael agreed last week to a guilty plea of extortion in connection with an ongoing investigation into his relationship with Redflex Traffic Systems, the city's former red-light camera provider.
Police beat

Northwest side: Appliances are stolen in apartment break-in

An apartment on Aspen Pines Boulevard was broken into and $2,600 worth of appliances stolen, according to a Columbus police report filed at 11:19 a.m. Oct. 1.
Issue 14

ADAMH seeks renewal levy on November ballot

The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County will return to voters this year seeking support for a five-year, 2.2-mill renewal levy to appear on the Nov. 3 ballot.
AMC Ohio Pharmacy

Naloxone available without prescription

A local nonprofit organization is the first in Franklin County to start selling naloxone without a prescription, according to the state board that oversees distribution.

Open house to demonstrate OSU commitment to its airport

Two things fascinate young people about science, according to the dean of the College of Engineering at Ohio State University.

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Singing Societies plan German Unification Day concert Oct. 4

The United German Singing Societies of Central Ohio will present a concert Sunday, Oct. 4, in honor of the 25th anniversary of German Unification.

Second Tea and Coffee Conservation planned for Oct. 3

The second in a monthly series of Tea and Coffee Conversations sponsored by the Turkish American Society of Ohio-Columbus will take place Saturday, Oct. 3.
Police beat

Northwest Side: Television reported stolen in Donneylane Blvd. break-in

A Donnylane Boulevard apartment was broken into Sept. 25 at 2:43 a.m. and a $350 television set stolen.

Columbus committee ponders body-camera ramifications

A nine-person committee has been asked to recommend an implementation strategy for the use of body cameras by Columbus police.
Columbus City Council

Fran Ryan picked to replace Michelle Mills

Fran Ryan has returned to familiar stomping grounds.

Columbus city candidates invited to Oct. 7 forum

The next mayor of Columbus and potential members of City Council have been invited to make their case before voters during a Meet the Candidates Forum set Wednesday, Oct. 7, and sponsored by the Northland Community Council.
A Portable Theatre

Ghost stories will invoke old-time radio broadcasts in several venues

Ghost stories dating from the mid- to late 19th century will be performed in a format popular in the early to middle 20th century for 21st century audiences throughout central Ohio.

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