More Worthington News
It's a bad idea to browse a cookbook right before lunch. It's an especially bad idea when the cookbook is Paula Deen's Southern Cooking Bible.
The following programs are offered by Worthington libraries. Old Worthington Library is at 820 High St.; Northwest Library is at 2280 Hard Road; and Worthington Park Library is at 1389 Worthington Centre Drive. Call 614-807-2626.
Four local high school graduates are the 2014 recipients of $750 scholarships from the Worthington City Schools Parent Teacher Association Council (PTAC).
The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. The MAC is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Late hours until 9 p.m. are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays. Building admission and parking are free. For more information, visit mcconnellarts.org or call 614-431-0329.
High Road Gallery at 12 E. Stafford Ave. in Worthington is exhibiting the works of the Creative Women of Color with a show titled "Where I Dwell: Treasures Within,"
Yvonne Staton of Worthington recently received the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting.
Worthington Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays on streets in downtown Worthington.
Mohamad Choueiki of Worthington was among the spring 2014 graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology. He received a bachelor's degree in business administration. He was also named to the dean's list for the spring 2014 semester.
OhioHealth has announced that Susan Merryman of Worthington has been named vice president of communications for the not-for-profit, healthcare organization.
Taste of Worthington
The perennial crowd favorite -- filet mignon with mashed potatoes -- again won first place in the entree division at A Taste of Worthington.
Changes made to the landscaping plan for a new Proprietors Road town-house development probably will be approved by Worthington City Council, though the developer might have to wait until September to know for sure.
The corporate headquarters for Liqui-Box will remain in Worthington, taking advantage of a $44,100 venture grant offered by the city.
Cyclists, walkers and joggers already are giving a workout to Worthington's newest multiuse trail, which connects the Olentangy Parklands to North High Street.
'Swingin' Summer Night'
Swingin' Summer Night is one of the best parties of the season and a way to support one of the community's favorite home-grown charities.
Four juveniles and young adults were arrested on drug-related charges after police were tipped off to a drug transaction in progress July 18.