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Coming up

Browsing Broadway hosted by Grove City Town Center Inc., 4 to 8 p.m. Sept. 12 in the historic Grove City Town Center. Business will be open for shopping, and craft vendors, mobile fashion trucks and artists will line the sidewalk. Children can try their skill at carnival games, watch magic and juggling and take home a balloon sculpture.

College notes

Galloway residents Brock Rees and Kelsea Gussler were named to the spring 2015 semester dean's list at Tiffin University.

National Senior Games 90-year-old brings home golfing gold

His knee was new to him.

District fully staffed for start of school

The South-Western City School District will be fully staffed when the new school year opens Monday, Aug. 31.

'Implementation' year ahead for SWCS district

The new school year starts Monday, Aug. 31 in the South-Western City School District with five new elementary school buildings opening and two major new programs.

Mayor's Energy Challenge flickers in Columbus

The objective: Get buildings of at least 50,000 square feet to reduce their energy consumption by 20 percent annually.

Coming up

West High School, Back to School Night, 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 24 in the auditorium at 179 S. Powell. All students new to West this year and their parent or guardian are invited for a light dinner, to obtain a copy of their student schedule, meet the staff and pick up some school supplies. School starts at 7:30 a.m. Aug. 26. Also, a mandatory meeting for all 2016 graduating seniors and their parents will be held at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 24 in the school auditorium. For more information contact the school at 614-365-5956.

Comics shop aims to be family-friendly venue

The 1990s were dark days for the owners of comic book stores, with dozens closing across the country.
Columbus City Council race

Politically connected Brown says she'll run on own merits

Even with a father who is well established in state and national politics, Elizabeth Brown said she will run on her own merits when seeking a seat on Columbus City Council this fall.

Advocates for hearing impaired make case for loop

The new Grove City Library is under construction, and the focus has shifted from its location to what is going inside the building.
Ohio State University Airport

Investment will pay many dividends, dean says

People who want their orders delivered the same day might one day have research being conducted at the Ohio State University Airport to thank for finding ways civilian-operated drones can share air space with planes, David B. Williams, dean of the OSU College of Engineering, said last week during an appearance before the Columbus Metropolitan Club.

Tourney honors Grove City hero, benefits SWCSEF

The fourth annual MSG Shawn T. Hannon Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Aug. 28 at Foxfire Golf Club in Lockbourne.

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