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    Faith Murphy-Pickett, 5, left, of Groveport, makes a rose out of duct tape with the help of her mom, April Murphy, during Spring Break Craft Camp April 21 at KidSpace in Groveport.

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    The Harlem Wizards' "Swoop" gives a head fake to Winchester Trail Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Laura Shickey during a fundraiser at Canal Winchester High School Thursday, April 10. The basketball game was organized by the Canal Winchester Rotary Club and brought in about $7,500 for club programs supporting education and students.

    Sold-out Harlem Wizards game was a slam-dunk

    The Harlem Wizards' basketball game against a team of local volunteers was a slam-dunk for the community as far as Canal Winchester Rotary Club member Brent Foley is concerned.

Council OKs release of funds for water plant

After several setbacks, Groveport will be moving forward with the construction of a new water treatment facility, likely to be completed by the summer of 2015.

Farmer says mulch company is dumping on her land

Madison Township farmer Kathleen Walsh says she's turned to goat-herding to overcome long-term unemployment, but due to a dispute with neighbor Ohio Mulch, her new pastures aren't looking very green.
Canal Winchester school levy

Supporters plan education night, literature drop

Members of the Canal Winchester school levy campaign committee are trying to make each second count to get enough "yes" voters out May 6 to pass a five-year, $5.83-million substitute emergency renewal levy.

Preliminary hearing set April 25 in murder case

Madison Township resident Gary A. Ritter is scheduled for a preliminary hearing in Franklin County Municipal Court Friday, April 25, on a murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of his mother.

City leaders recall Steube's no-nonsense style

Family and friends, along with Canal Winchester residents and civic and business leaders, came together last week to honor Frances Steube, an iconic figure in town who was "without peer."
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