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Former Masonic Lodge

Idea for site's future draws opposing views

In 1820, a few of Worthington's founding fathers put together their money and their talents to build a Masonic Temple.

District scores A's, B's on 2013-14 report card

Worthington City Schools officials continue to be pleased with the state report card results, which show that local students again progressed more than projected last year.

Market Day

Snow House

Apartments plan tabled to allow time to scrutinize

The Snow House Apartments proposal was tabled by the Architectural Review Board/Municipal Planning Commission on Sept. 11 but only to allow more time to study the details.

Council: TIF may move ahead but not done deal

Plans to create a tax-increment-financing district in downtown Worthington will move ahead, but that does not mean Worthington City Council is committed to the idea.
Police beat

Worthington: Online threat vows to 'shoot up' TWHS, start race fights

Worthington police surrounded Thomas Worthington High School about 10:50 a.m. Sept. 11 after receiving reports of threats made to "shoot up the school today."

Eight Worthington students named Merit semifinalists

Eight Worthington high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Cheering on the Wolves

Guidelines in place for UMCH site

After a year of meetings, haggling, compromise and planning, the city has new guidelines for the redevelopment of the United Methodist Children's Home.
Ohio Music Teachers Association

Robol honored for taking lessons above, beyond

Each Saturday morning, Melissa Robol's music parlor in her Worthington home becomes a classroom of sorts.
Police beat

Worthington: Car stolen on Heischman Avenue

A car was reported stolen from the driveway of a home in the 100 block of Heischman Avenue overnight Sept. 2.

Old Worthington Market Day expected to draw 20,000 visitors

About 200 exhibitor booths and an estimated 20,000 visitors are expected to fill downtown Worthington streets from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, as the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce presents its annual community festival, Old Worthington Market Day.
Library lines

Game stresses online safety

The Internet has drastically changed the way kids connect with the world. However, in addition to the benefits of access to people, information and ideas, the Internet also poses risks like cyberbullying, privacy and inappropriate material.
Old Worthington Market Day

Historical society to sell antiques, collectibles

The Worthington Historical Society will sell antiques and collectibles in two locations during Old Worthington Market Day on Saturday, Sept. 13.
Masonic Lodge, Snow House conversion

City looking at downtown apartment plans

A proposal has been filed with the city to convert the Masonic Lodge and the historic Snow House into apartments and to build several town houses in downtown Worthington.

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