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A Dublin man was charged with drug trafficking after Worthington police found a large amount of marijuana in his vehicle during a traffic stop about midnight April 6.
After months of discussion, arguments, letters and public forums, Worthington City Council members decided not to purchase part of the development known as the Showe property for what came to be known as a pocket park.
Of the five winners of the 2015 Jefferson Awards, Worthington is well-represented.
After months of discussion, arguments, letters and public forums, Worthington City Council on April 13 decided not to purchase part of the development known as the Showe property for what has come to be known as a pocket park.
Community festival, 5K race
A student-led initiative grew into a multi-school-district fundraiser for cancer research that includes a community festival and 5K race.
Battelle for Kids
Battelle for Kids videographers filmed Sutter Park Preschool students in action recently, highlighting the use of formative instructional practices for preschool students by teachers in Worthington City Schools' early childhood education program.
LifeCare Alliance president and CEO Chuck Gehring received the Jobs & Income Security Award during the Human Service Chamber's 2015 Annual Meeting.
The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. Building admission and parking are free. For information, visit mcconnellarts.org or call 614-431-0329.
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.
Let me introduce you to Ezra Griswold; although, if you've lived in the Worthington area for any length of time, you've probably heard of him.
The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce's biggest event of the year, Reds, Whites & Desserts, offers wine, desserts and hors d'oeuvres to raise funds for the chamber.
Volunteers are invited help with the city's Earth Day beautification project, in partnership with the Parks and Recreation Department and Sustainable Worthington, from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 25.
Central Ohio Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Lunch with the Legends, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 17 at the Country Club at Muirfield Village, 8715 Muirfield Drive, Dublin, and Legends Banquet, 5:30 to 8 p.m. April 18 at Grace Polaris Church, 8225 Worthington-Galena Road, Westerville. Sue Ramsey, women's basketball coach at Ashland University, has been named the first female to receive the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Ohio Sports Legend award. Ramsey will speak at both events. Tickets for the lunch are $100, tickets for the banquet are $50. For more information, go to centralohiofca.org.
The Orange Johnson House, 956 High St., Worthington, will celebrate its spring opening from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 12.