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  • Olympic Swim Club

    Break-ins, vandalism force hiring of night security

    For the first time in more than two decades, Olympic Swim Club’s owners have hired night security in response to recent break-ins and instances of vandalism.
    Scoutmaster Tim McCoy hands off a purchased item to Boy Scout Ford Buterbaugh, 12, so he can carry it out Saturday, Aug. 16, during Troop 474's garage sale at Overbrook Presbyterian Church. The annual fundraiser was McCoy's last scouting event after more than 15 years of service.

    Scout's honor: Troop says goodbye to McCoy

    Watching boys become men and those men become leaders kept Tim McCoy serving as Clintonville Boy Scout Troop 474's scoutmaster well after his sons moved on.
    Kaleb Heidenescher, 10, of Columbus, is silhouetted against a summer sky as he leaps from the high dive at the Northland Swim Club on Thursday, Aug. 7.

    Northland pool welcomes Clintonville

    Missy Conely has worked at the Northland Swim Club for 40 years, the past 10 as pool manager.

CAC backs efforts to widen trail

Members of the Clintonville Area Commission met in special session last week to offer their support for a grant being sought by city officials to widen a section of the Olentangy Trail between Antrim Lake and Bethel Road.

Rusty Bucket, condos are CAC District 6 meeting's focus

A community meeting to discuss the proposed Rusty Bucket restaurant and condominium project at 4109 N. High St. will be held next Thursday, Aug. 28, Clintonville Area Commission District 6 representative Randy Ketcham announced last week.
Police beat

Teenagers caught on roof of High Street business

Four 17-year-old boys face trespassing and drug charges after a witness reported seeing them on the roof of a business in the 4500 block of North High Street at 1:28 a.m. Aug. 17.

'Dedicated' volunteers step up for CAC committees

Daniel B. Miller, chairman of the Clintonville Area Commission, said last week that he is once again pleased with the talent and dedication of community residents who have volunteered to serve on the panel's various committees.

Local ferret show had to scamper to find new venue

The Ferret Buckeye Bash, the annual show put on by Heart of Ohio Ferret Association and Rescue Inc., raises funds to care for the mischievous pets left homeless for one reason or another.
Columbus Metropolitan Library

Homework Help Centers open for new school year

For the 10th year in a row, the Columbus Metropolitan Library system is offering kids a place to study after school.
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