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Puppy raisers fundamental to Pilot Dogs training program

Pilot Dogs, a central Ohio nonprofit, has been serving the blind community for more than 60 years by providing guide dogs.
House Bill 85

New law raises homestead exemption for disabled veterans

Many disabled Ohio veterans will get some property tax relief, thanks to a bill Gov. John Kasich has signed into law.
Franklin County Junior Fair auction

Competitors' hard work brings in fair trophies

The Franklin County Junior Fair livestock auction, which concludes the Franklin County Fair, also is the culmination of about 18 months of work for hundreds of 4-H members.

Scout's project to make Eagle creates Grove City Community Disc Course

Over the years, members of Grove City Boy Scout Troop 275 have completed a number of Eagle Scout projects that have benefitted the community.

State fair to feature honey, bee-beard exhibit

Ohio State Fair visitors should expect some buzz at a beekeeping exhibit, where a man will sport a beard of bees -- thousands of them.
Franklin County Fair

Canines make a splash in DockDogs contest

Dart II, a 20-month-old Belgian Malinois, was panting when led back to his kennel after his first DockDogs aquatics competition July 12 on the opening day of the Franklin County Fair.

Columbus City charter review commission: No wards

The Columbus Charter Review Commission has recommended against creating wards or a combination of wards and at-large representation on city council.

Reorganization won't result in job loss

Wal-Mart is not eliminating jobs in Grove City, although it is closing its consolidation dock facility.

Ensemble beating bushes to replace stolen instruments

A local percussion ensemble is using a number of methods to drum up financial support to replace instruments it lost to theft.
Franklin County Board of Elections

Morse Road office has more space, better access

The Franklin County Board of Elections was scheduled to reopen this week at its new digs: the former Kohl's department store at 1700 Morse Road.

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