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  • Earth Day events

    RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Kossuth Street Garden founder and director Michael Doody takes a break at the garden Thursday, April 10. An Earth Day celebration event Saturday, April 19, at the garden will include gardening tips and fresh fruit and vegetables.

    Community garden volunteers sought for April 19

    The founder of a neighborhood garden in the German Village area is recruiting volunteers for an Earth Day event, slated for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19.
  • GARY SEMAN JR./THISWEEKNEWS
    Richard McGrath will open White Rabbit Cards, Gifts and Collectables, 188 E. Whittier St., Saturday, April 12. The boutique shop specializes in greeting cards, scented candles, soaps, stuffed animals and other gifts for the home. The 875-square-foot space is next door to Muse Gallery.

    Boutique card and gift shop opens on Whittier

    Richard McGrath has a new career path that begins in German Village.
  • RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Ted Welch poses for a portrait in his home with the shoes he plans to donate for Plant Pride on Parsons. Money raised from selling the collected shoes will be used to help pay for care of 126 flower boxes along Parsons Avenue.

    Worn out shoes are 'sole' of fundraiser

    Worn out shoes otherwise headed for the trash can are being used to beautify the South Side.
  • RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Chalk artist Bryan Grey poses for a portrait in front of one of his pieces at Red Brick Tap & Grill.

    Chalk artist's work adds flavor to Red Brick menu

    Every Monday morning artist Bryan Grey has to wash away another masterpiece with soap and water.
Earth Day events

Community garden volunteers sought for April 19

The founder of a neighborhood garden in the German Village area is recruiting volunteers for an Earth Day event, slated for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19.
Franklin County Ballot Issue 6

Levy not about downtown Columbus zoo, official says

Tom Stalf is adamant: Issue 6 is not about a downtown zoo.
Village Notebook

Some important changes are part of this year's PreTour

If you plan to join us for PreTour 2014 on June 28, please read this column carefully. There are some changes you'll want to note.
Cycling in Columbus

Online survey will help city frame improvements

Columbus' investment in new bicycle amenities includes a public survey meant to make the city a more bike-friendly community.

Massage therapist relocates to German Village

Message therapy made a believer out of Kim Jones.

Germania to host annual Schmeckfest April 27

The Germania Sport and Singing Society in German Village will host its annual Schmeckfest, a culinary celebration of German food, April 27.
Port Columbus

New direct flights require customer demand, official says

What does it take to add new direct routes to other airports?
Police beat

Mail thefts are reported in German Village area

There were two reports of mail theft recently in German Village.
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