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Wasserstrom will move 225 workers to Whitehall

A world-leading distributor and supplier of food-service equipment and supplies has plans to relocate to Whitehall.

Coming up

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'Awesome educator' in spotlight

What began as an interest in architecture for Sarah Danner Hebdo while she was a student at Ohio University unfolded into a career of opening the eyes of students to the world of art.
Text-a-Tip

Students can use thumbs, help officers on the QT

Whitehall police are reaching out to students this year in a collaborative effort to provide a safe and anonymous way to help make the community a little safer.
Hamilton Crossing senior housing

Project could spur development

A 64-unit senior community known as Hamilton Crossing is scheduled to open in October 2017 at South Hamilton and Etna roads.
Police beat

Whitehall: Men arrested after witness reports gunfight

Whitehall police arrested three men in connection with gunfire at 4:58 p.m. Aug. 22 in the 1000 block of Fountain Lane.

COTA calls November sales-tax renewal 'critical'

With half its funding sources expiring at the end of the year, the Central Ohio Transit Authority is seeking to renew its 10-year, 0.25 percent sales tax on the Nov. 8 ballot.

Plan full of 'lofty ideas' on improving food access

Collaboration is the name of the game when it comes to improving the local food system.

Art for our sake

Building on the momentum of three new displays of public art in Whitehall, city leaders are working to identify future sites.
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City finds its next police chief outside department

A retired captain from the Ohio State Highway Patrol will be the next chief of the Whitehall Division of Police.

College notes

* Whitehall- and Eastmoor-area students who recently graduated from Ohio State University include Tesfalidet Abraha, Yasmina Arbadi, Kenneth Belknap, Deidre Black, Crystal Bugg, Marie Coleman, Mekonnen Denekew, Surafel Ejigu, Thomas Ferguson, Abdallah Gedel, Beyene Gola, Stephanie Hager, Shawel Haile, Courtney Harris, Cassandra Hendershot, Robert Hendricks, Daniele Hillmon, Kossi Houngbedji, Lyndsay Joyce, Haftu Kidanu, Jonida Leka, Victor Long, Shaun Mallory, Alexandra Morris, Lindsey Newman, Isaac Oyer, Alexis Pannell, Erik Perrot, Josiah Poland, Dominique Raymond, Phillip Rhodes, Christina Riley, Destiny Saffell, Ian Sheets, Jennae Shelby, Jacqueline Tardif, Keithia Toles, Troy Webster and Tuerei Williams.

Holy Spirit shares free-lunch policy

Holy Spirit Catholic School announced its 2016-17 policy for free and reduced-price meals or free milk under the National School Lunch, School Breakfast, After School Care Snack and Special Milk programs.
Police beat

Whitehall: Teens arrested after bolting from officers at park

Whitehall police arrested an 18-year-old man and four juveniles at 2:20 a.m. Aug. 12 at John Bishop Park.

'Tough love' awaits students at WYHS

Classes began Tuesday, Aug. 16, for 813 students at Whitehall-Yearling High School who may notice a renewed focus from teachers and administrators this year.

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