More Upper Arlington News
I have reflected before on the value the Leadership UA program brings to participants and the community as a result of the class projects that have benefited various worthy causes.
The Upper Arlington Senior Center, 1945 Ridgeview Road, offers multiple services as well as cultural, recreational, volunteer and educational opportunities. Sponsored by the UA Parks and Recreation Department, the center hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.
The following programs are offered by the Upper Arlington Public Library system. For more information, visit ualibrary.org.
Martha Belury of Upper Arlington has received a 2014 Investigator Award from the American Society of Nutrition.
Vocalists to visit Covenant for event.
If Issue 23 passes
Passage of Issue 23 on next month's ballot would allow Upper Arlington to move forward with the planned reconstruction of Tremont Road and continue the city's 2015 street maintenance program, according city officials.
An Upper Arlington resident is mounting a late push to organize opposition to the city's income tax increase request on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Upper Arlington firefighters recently completed a two-week training program designed to sharpen their familiarity with emergency response vehicles and their skills in responding to fires and accidents under trying conditions.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the enterovirus D68 is present in central Ohio and is believed to have sickened many youngsters with upper respiratory illness.
Leadership UA is inviting the community to "talk politics" at an Oct. 9 event designed to disseminate information about a local income tax initiative and about hopefuls running for Congress, the Ohio legislature and Franklin County offices.
Upper Arlington's annual ode to autumn will return to Fancyburg Park this month with pumpkin carving, a chili cook-off and more.
Fire Prevention Week
The Upper Arlington Fire Division will launch an awareness campaign next week about enhancing safety as part of its participation in National Fire Prevention Week.
Upper Arlington police are continuing to investigate the theft of more than $20,000 worth of merchandise from a local Radio Shack.
The Upper Arlington school district will roll out a rough draft of a new strategic plan at this month's board of education meeting.
'The Little Mermaid Jr.'
Jones Middle School students will journey Under the Sea as they bring the young mermaid Ariel and her underwater world to the stage in the Disney musical, The Little Mermaid Jr.