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The following programs are offered by Southwest Public Libraries. For more information, visit For outreach services, call 614-875-6716, ext. 159.

Rubinic elected to post at Boys State

Jonathan Rubinic, of Columbus, recently attended the American Legion Buckeye Boys State program at Bowling Green State University.

Cranes provide training opportunity

Two cranes tower more than 200 feet over the Mount Carmel Health System construction site in Grove City.
Marlane Drive and Stringtown Road

Mixed-use redevelopment in the works at hotel site

The current site of the Days Inn hotel near Marlane Drive and Stringtown Road in Grove City could be redeveloped with three new buildings and a mix of retail and restaurants.
Franklin County Fair

New races, other events are added to schedule

Organizers of the 2016 Franklin County Fair say patrons will see several new attractions designed to draw a crowd.
Columbus police: West Side

Guns, equipment stolen from officer’s car

An unmarked car driven by a plainclothes officer from the Columbus Division of Police was broken into Wednesday night while the officer, who was on duty at the time, was eating a meal at a West Side restaurant.
Anglo-American Baseball Project

When baseball crossed the pond

By this time two years from now, Jim Leeke and Jane Clark hope to be returning to their Northwest Side home from England, having "root, root, rooted" for the home team.

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Panel to review need for wards

Columbus Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and Councilman Shannon G. Hardin visited the Westgate Community Center July 6 to announce plans to name a committee to consider "modernizing" Columbus City Council, beginning in September.

Police now armed with Narcan

Columbus police have joined firefighters in using Narcan, a drug that could has proven to prevent the deaths of those who overdose on heroin and other opioids.

Summer show to aid Big Brothers Big Sisters

Broadway meets Hollywood in Columbus, members of Vaud-Villities Productions Inc. like to brag in their logo.

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