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Business classes aim to teach practical life skills

Two business elective classes offered at Grove City High School and other South-Western high schools give juniors and seniors the opportunity to learn practical lessons for everyday life.

Grand Oaks transition into Shriners' base to start soon

The Aladdin Shriners plan to expand their new facility in Grove City, but it will still be smaller than their previous center.

Columbus agency organizes medication collection day

Columbus Public Health officials are asking residents to pitch their unwanted and unused medication before it can cause harm at home.
Connect Columbus

Officials seek plan input for transportation

As the city attempts to draw a transportation blueprint for the next 25 years, participation from Columbus residents has been less than enthusiastic.

Coming up

United Methodist Women of the Grove City United Methodist Church, chicken noodle dinner, 4 to 6:30 p.m. April 18 at the church, 2684 Columbus St., Grove City. Cost is $8.50, $4 for children 4-11.

Evidence of alleged rape obtained from 2014 arrest near Hilliard

A west Columbus man was arrested last week for rape and could face additional charges after a task force of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office uncovered video evidence of the rape of a child.

Seeking out some fun

Coming up

The Family and Youth Law Center at Capital University Law School, Community Forum on Youth Justice, 9 a.m. to noon April 15, at Capital's main campus, 1 College and Main in Bexley. Discussion will focus on restorative and other evidence-supported practices in juvenile justice. Admission is free, but advance registration is required. For more information or to register, visit
Senior living facility proposed

StoryPoint officials submit plan for Orders-Haughn site

Developers are planning a new senior living center in Grove City.
PTA Reflections

Three students qualify for national contest

Three South-Western City School District students are participating in the national PTA Reflections art competition.

New owners plan upgrades to West Side retail centers

The city's efforts to revitalize the West Side have attracted new owners for two retail properties -- the Great Western Commerce Center and the Great Western Shopping Center, both in the West Broad Street and Wilson Road area.
2015 Spring Craft Beer Fest

Fundraiser still running with a new venue

The Grove City Lions Club has a new venue for its craft beer festival this year.

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