More Pickerington News

Senior News

Upcoming programs and events at the Pickerington Senior Center, 150 Hereford Drive, are listed below.

Parks and recreation

Programs offered by the Pickerington Parks and Recreation Department, 100 Lockville Road, are listed. For more information call 614-833-2211.

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Violet Township

Trustee Weltlich to resign; Eisel to become director of operations

At the Violet Township Board of Trustees meeting Oct. 15, two long-time and high-ranking township officials announced their resignations.

Olde Pickerington Village will be haunted Oct. 29

Witches, warlocks, ghouls and goblins will feel right at home in Olde Pickerington Village Wednesday, Oct. 29.
Violet Festival

Officials optimistic about 2015 event in township

After taking up residence for 16 years in the heart of downtown Pickerington, the Violet Festival had to cancel its 2014 celebration when an alternative site proved untenable, however, organizers have secured a new home for a 2015 event

'Hello, Dolly!' on stage this weekend

Protect & Serve

Tips help you to be safety-conscious this Halloween

With Halloween just around the corner, it's a good time to offer tips about being more safety-conscious.

Route 256 improvements mean demise of 240 trees

Close to 240 flowering pear trees that line the State Route 256 corridor in Pickerington will have to be removed to accommodate roadway improvements affiliated with the city's upcoming Route 256 Safety Project.

District re-establishes its public relations office

For the first time since 2011-12, The Pickerington Local School District has hired an administrator to lead communications efforts.

Forecast, salt demand has municipalities scrambling

Paying significantly more for road salt is a necessary reality for many central Ohio municipalities this year with a potential harsh winter looming.

Old-fashioned spinning class

Storage One facility

City OKs access with stipulation regarding buffering

A proposed 97,000-square-foot, 519-unit self-storage facility targeted for construction in Violet Township has moved a crucial step towards fruition with the city of Pickerington's help.

Church's donation will help upgrade ball fields

Pickerington's baseball and softball community can thank a local church for helping to fund the future construction of major upgrades to some local ballfields.

Elaborate costumes, large cast planned for 'Hello, Dolly!'

Pickerington Community Theatre will present the classic musical comedy Hello, Dolly! for a two-week run in the Pickerington Christian Church, 575 Diley Road.

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