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College notes

* Worthington resident Tho-mas J. Lee was awarded faculty honors for the spring 2015 semester at Trinity College.

Church concert to be held Sept. 13

Highlands Presbyterian Church, 6909 Smoky Row Road, will kick off its 2015-16 season of the Meredith Berk Second Sunday Music Series at 2 p.m. Sept. 13.

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Foundation to host Gather and Give

Family Mentor Foundation will host a Gather and Give event from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 30, at the Worthington Resource Pantry, 6700 Huntley Road, Columbus, to provide food to 250 hungry children.
Library lines

'What's it worth?' will be answered

An expert is defined as "one who is very skilled in or knowledgeable about a particular thing."

Library notes

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.

Library system seeking a new trustee

Worthington Libraries is accepting applications for a vacancy on the system's board of trustees.

McConnell Arts Center

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 mcconnell or call 614-431-0329.

Neighbor in the news

Joseph M. Patchen of Worthington was elected to a three-year term to the Ohio History Connection's board of trustees.

St. Michael 39th church festival set

St. Michael Catholic Church will hold its 39th annual festival from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, and from 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 and Sunday, Sept. 6.

Police tracking man indicted for repair scam

Police are looking for a man indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for allegedly scamming senior citizens out of nearly $50,000.

Karma inspires pair's training program

It's doggie day care with an emphasis on care as family pets are loved and looked after by eager young adults learning how to run a business.

Countdown to Fresh Thyme's opening begins

Come September, downtown Worthington will have a grocery store again.
Search for new manager

Harris leaving city's economic-development post

Worthington is looking for a new economic-development manager.
Worthington City Schools

Board's resolutions protest funding decisions

The Worthington school board is taking Ohio Gov. John Kasich to task for a veto decision related to the state budget that slashed more than $10 million from the district's bottom line.
Police beat

Worthington: Argument ends with motorist spitting at woman

A Columbus man was charged with disorderly conduct in Worthington after reportedly spitting on a woman in a road rage incident.

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