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Former addict assists others through jobs program

After losing everything to drugs, Dan Hurst got clean and used a $5 loan to rebuild his life and -- eventually -- to teach job skills to central Ohio's special-needs community.

Armstrong: Issue 23 effect goes beyond cash influx

When Finance Director Cathe Armstrong considers the impact Issue 23 could have on Upper Arlington, she sees two things:

City hopes to hire services director in 6-8 weeks

Upper Arlington will seek this year to fill a vacancy left in the city's Public Services Department after Darryl Hughes recently left for the green pastures he said are sprouting at Grandview Yard.

Hajost stepping down as UA chamber president

After nearly eight years of handling the day-to-day operations of the Upper Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce, Becky Hajost plans to leave the organization at the end of this month.

Sutphen announces plans to repair UA ladder truck

Upper Arlington Fire Division officials said Oct. 10 that Dublin-based Sutphen Corp. plans to modify a city fire truck that was taken out of service after the company issued a temporary recall.
Preparing for winter

City strikes shared services deal with Columbus

Upper Arlington has agreed remove snow this winter on several streets north of the city's limits in exchange for free brine from the city of Columbus.
City notes

UA prepares for fall chores, community celebrations

The hours of daylight are getting visibly shorter, leaves are turning and rain is back in the forecast on a regular basis -- it must be fall.
Police beat

Upper Arlington: Police investigating three Oct. 9 daytime burglaries

Upper Arlington are investigating three separate home burglaries that occurred Oct. 9, including two in which beer had been consumed.

Nine UAHS seniors named Merit semifinalists

Nine seniors from Upper Arlington High School were selected as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition, based on their stellar scores on last year's preliminary SAT tests.

Windermere student tapped as Patient Champion

The slap of running shoes on pavement.

Covenant seeks donations of books

Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2070 Ridgecliff Road, is continuing its support of the Columbus City Schools' Books on the Bus effort, collecting new or gently used books appropriate for students in grades K-12.

Upper Arlington Senior Center

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.

Sutphen to repair UAFD Ladder 72

Upper Arlington Fire Division officials said Oct. 10 that Dublin-based Sutphen Corp. plans to modify a local fire truck that has been partially disabled following a temporary recall.

Hajost leaving UA Area Chamber of Commerce

Upper Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce President Becky Hajost will leave the organization Oct. 31 to take a position with Resource Development Group (RDG), an Upper Arlington company that provides planning and fundraising consulting to economic development providers throughout the U.S.

Painting pumpkins

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