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  • Bexley Community Book Club

    James McBride is the Bexley Community Book Club's 2015 Selected Author.

    Saxophonist-author McBride to perform

    As one who brings together both words and music to entertain and inspire, James McBride has been chosen as the Bexley Community Book Club's 2015 Selected Author.
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    James Seymour, a 2014 Bexley alumnus serving as a camp counselor, chats with junior squad leader Jack Allen, who plays trombone even as he relaxes during a break in the Bexley marching band's rehearsal Thursday, July 31.

    Marching toward another season

    The band's first halftime performance will be Aug. 29 at Harvest Preparatory School.
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    Pilot Dogs trainer Steve Hoyt, left, takes a blindfolded Calista Harper around the building with a Labrador retriever in training to simulate walking with a guide dog.

    Puppy raisers fundamental to Pilot Dogs training program

    Pilot Dogs, a central Ohio nonprofit, has been serving the blind community for more than 60 years by providing guide dogs.
Labor Day Block Party

Mayor mans the grill for annual gathering

Bexley's annual Labor Day Block Party will feature entertainment, food, the Trash and Treasure Sale and a variety of recreation activities at Jeffrey Mansion and Park on Aug. 31.

Effort to clean Alum Creek area needs helpers on Aug. 30

The Bexley Volunteer Organization is planning a second annual cleanup along Alum Creek from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 30.
Military Veterans Resource Center

Nonprofit's mission: Help veterans find jobs

It's a new name but the same mission for a Northland-based nonprofit organization that seeks to help veterans find jobs.

Former OSU football player Clarett invited to discuss journey

Former Ohio State University football player Maurice Clarett may be best known for helping to lead his team to a national championship during his freshman year in 2002 -- and his fall from grace in tangles with substance abuse and the law.
Police beat

Laptop lifted from man's vehicle

Bexley police said a resident in the 2400 block of Bexley Park Road reported someone stole a silver laptop computer valued at $700 from the trunk of his vehicle, parked in his back driveway on Aug. 15.
Schools notebook

Letters on card can't tell the whole story

A single letter, A through F.
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