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  • Friends of Schiller Park

    JOSHUA A. BICKEL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Lisa Parks Godfrey models a necklace available for purchase Sept. 24 at her home. The necklace and other items will be featured as part of the Martinis & Monograms fundraiser for the German Village Society scheduled Oct. 10.

    Men, women celebrate at different venues for same cause in Village

    The guys will sip bourbon, nosh on flavorful bites, puff on cigars, tap their toes to music and bid on items in a silent auction.
  • Heroin has become a local epidemic. No longer an inner-city problem, it pervades every central Ohio suburb. It's a community problem.

    Heroin Hits Home: Week Two

    In this three-week series, ThisWeek Community News talks to law enforcement, school officials, treatment professionals and addicts about the extremely addictive drug and what can be done to solve the problem. Week two looks at how widespread the epidemic is in our communities from law enforcement's point of view.

Woman praises police for quick recovery of stolen car

Bonnie Mitchell of German Village recently heaped praise on the Columbus Division of Police for swiftly recovering her stolen automobile.
Spirits & Spells

Mysterious happenings to benefit abbey

Tim Moore, a Northwest Side dentist, certainly can make a tooth disappear.
Village Notebook

Sarah Irvin-Clark's PR prowess keeps Village in spotlight

In case you missed the first appreciation tribute to out-going German Village Society trustees, this is part two of three which honors and thanks another outgoing Trustee of the German Village Society: Sarah Irvin-Clark.
Police Beat

Camera, other items stolen from car

The Columbus Division of Police received a report that $1,000 worth of merchandise was stolen between 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. Sept. 20 from a car parked in a lot at East Livingston Avenue and Fourth Street.

Enterovirus is in central Ohio, CDC confirms

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the enterovirus D68 is present in central Ohio and is believed to have sickened many youngsters with upper respiratory illness.
Weather where you live

Expect spectacular fall color

Ohio's fall color should be spectacular this year thanks to the cooler than average September temperatures and plentiful summer rainfall. Leaves are already showing bright oranges, yellows and reds in northern Ohio and in a few weeks Mother Nature will paint the trees with gorgeous autumn colors here in central Ohio.

ECDI founder to headline small-business conference

It wasn't enough that Inna Kinney had an entrepreneurial spirit.
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