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Woman's Club announces 2014-2015 allocations

Police beat

Worthington: Dublin man charged with drug trafficking

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.

Worthington council rejects pocket-park purchase

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.
Jefferson Awards

Worthington’s Mirick, Willis receive honors

Of the five winners of the 2015 Jefferson Awards, Worthington is well-represented.

How to judge a book by its taste

Showe property

Council says no to pocket-park purchase

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

TWHS to host 'Fusion 4 the Fight' fundraiser

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

Sutter Park students filmed for instructional video

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.

Neighbor in the news

LifeCare Alliance president and CEO Chuck Gehring received the Jobs & Income Security Award during the Human Service Chamber's 2015 Annual Meeting.

McConnell Arts Center

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.

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 lines

Online scrapbook gets a redesign

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.

Community notes

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.
City notes

Earth Day events

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.

Coming up

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.

Spring opening set at Orange Johnson House

The Orange Johnson House, 956 High St., Worthington, will celebrate its spring opening from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 12.

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