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College notes

* Jonathan Faris, of Columbus, was named to the Georgia Institute of Technology dean's list for the spring semester.
District school buildings

Tours to show good, bad and ugly

Parents and other community members can get a firsthand look next month at facility needs and challenges as well as how Upper Arlington school buildings are being used.
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Upper Arlington recall election set for Aug. 23

Upper Arlington voters will decide Aug. 23 if any of four City Council members will be removed from office.

Northstar team eyes UA site for Brassica

The trio that have carved out a niche of healthful and hip dining in central Ohio and beyond through the Northstar Cafe chain and Third & Hollywood now hopes to bring its latest concept to Upper Arlington.
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Board of Elections: Greenhill recall may proceed as protest fails

A recall election to determine if four members of Upper Arlington City Council will remain in office appears set to proceed after the Franklin County Board of Elections last week rejected a protest of one the petitions.
Police beat

UA: Girls report couple tried to lure them into their vehicle

Upper Arlington police last week received a report that a couple allegedly attempted to lure two girls into their vehicle outside a local swimming pool.
Guest column

City doing due diligence about 911 dispatching

The city has been reviewing its options for 911 dispatching services for several years. The process has been akin to that of peeling an onion -- each layer of detail reveals another layer that needs to be explored.
School notes

Enrollment projections will affect future district plans

Throughout our district's facilities master planning process, I have shared a lot of information about the physical needs of our aging school buildings. But there is another significant factor that will affect our students, staff and community in the coming years -- growing enrollment.
Updated 6:25 p.m. July 15

Date for UA council members' recall elections expected to be set July 18

Upper Arlington City Council has scheduled a special meeting to set a date for a recall election for four of its members.

Others-first attitude keeps Harper on her feet

After saying many, many nice things about her longtime friend and former co-worker Norma Harper, the 2016 Young at Heart Senior of the Year, Sue Bartley thought of one more:

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Library notes

Main Library

City reopens 911 talks with Dublin

Upper Arlington continues to explore options for outsourcing emergency dispatch center operations, but there's no timetable for a decision.
First in Franklin County

UA library ready to process passport applications

People looking to secure or renew passports for international travel now have a new local option.

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