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UA State of the Schools

District’s focus on facilities, personalization

Upper Arlington schools will seek ongoing public input to shape plans to upgrade buildings across the district, and will hone personalized learning for individual students, officials said during the State of the Schools address on Feb. 3.

Officials see no slowdown for construction in 2016

Upper Arlington set a record last year in terms of investment in new construction and city officials said last week they don't anticipate a slowdown in 2016.
'380' numbers arrive

10-digit dialing now required in 614 area code

The day of the long dial has arrived as the new 380 area code joins the longstanding 614 area code in central Ohio.
Northam Park redesign

McKnight helps guide UA through high-profile project

As the city develops plans for what's been a contentious discussion about Northam Park's future, officials will lean on someone who saw his fair share of challenges in neighboring Columbus.

Awards recognize community service

The city of Upper Arlington recently handed out several awards to residents and a business for helping others and providing important services to the community.

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School board retreat

Agenda includes facilities, diversity and legal issues

The Upper Arlington Board of Education scheduled a two-day retreat at Mohican State Park Lodge in Perrysville this week to discuss a number of pending issues and to plot a course for this year's work.

Starr 'humbled, honored' by Rotary Club award

As the student information system coordinator for the Upper Arlington School District, Terry Starr is an expert on handling and collecting data.

Upper Arlington Libraries news

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Women's perception of equality comes out in art

Some who attend a exhibition of figurative ceramics, by 13 female artists, that interpret what equality means in today's world may have preconceived notions of what they will see.
Police beat

Upper Arlington: Underage driver, intoxicated dad cited after traffic stop

Upper Arlington police stopped a speeding vehicle last week, only to find the driver was underage and had been given the keys because his father was too intoxicated to drive.

UAPD seeks help in finding Subway robbery suspect

Upper Arlington police are asking for the public’s help in finding the man who robbed a local Subway last month.

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Northam Park redevelopment

Changes sow cautious optimism

Members of a group opposed to a large-scale redevelopment of Northam Park and other residents who attended last week's City Council conference session say they like the direction in which plans to redevelop Northam Park seem to be headed.

State of Schools coverage online

Look for coverage of the Feb. 3 State of the Schools event on and in the Feb. 11 edition of ThisWeek Upper Arlington News .

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