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City picks firm to design splash pad

Whitehall's splash pad moved a step closer to reality last week.

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Cheering on another win

Fletcher and other seniors rooted for the Buckeyes during a get-together Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Whitehall Senior Center.

Shutdown could hit city hard, mayor says

Whitehall Mayor Kim Maggard said Monday, Sept. 28, she was keeping her fingers crossed that the federal government reaches an agreement on spending authority and avoids a shutdown.
Police beat

Whitehall: Police arrest three at house after two reports of gunfire

Whitehall police arrested a 20-year-old man for obstructing official business and tampering with evidence, along with two other people on unrelated charges, after police responded to a report of gunfire at 4 a.m. Sept. 18 at a residence in the 4500 block of San Jose Lane.

2015 bloodier after homicide

Whitehall police are investigating the city's seventh homicide of 2015.
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Whitehall police respond to city's seventh homicide of 2015

Whitehall police are investigating the city’s seventh homicide of 2015.

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Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio, Columbus Buddy Walk, 10 a.m. Sept. 27, rain or shine, at Mapfre Stadium, 1 Black and Gold Blvd. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. Funds raised through the walk will provide family support and services for families affected by Down Syndrome. This family-friendly event includes music, food, face painting, balloon artists and dancing. For information, go to

Design firm's home exemplar to businesses mulling move

Whitehall Development Director Zach Woodruff says signs of the city's continuing commercial rebirth are evident on South Hamilton Road and beyond.

Pilot program catches reading problems early

Kae Avenue Elementary School and Ohio State University are working together this year on a new program to help prepare future third-grade students to meet Ohio's Third-Grade Reading Guarantee.
Police beat

Whitehall: Man dumps gun during foot chase

Whitehall police arrested a 20-year-old man for carrying a concealed weapon, tampering with evidence and obstructing official business at 9:50 p.m. Sept. 14 in the 800 block of Big Bear Court.

Fire at car lot destroys six cars, damages five

The state fire marshal's office is investigating a suspicious fire at Sandoval Buick, 300 N. Hamilton Road, Whitehall Fire Chief Preston Moore said Monday, Sept. 21.

Columbus will host international library conference

Less than a year from now, Columbus will be teeming with library dignitaries from throughout the world.

It's a trap! Escape-room trend arrives in Columbus

People can go to Clintonville to match wits with zombies without the risk of having their brains eaten.

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