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  • ERIC GEORGE/THISWEEKNEWS
    Ed and Barb Elberfeld ride through German Village in lederhosen and dirndl, Saturday, Aug. 23. The Elberfelds are selling tickets for Elderfest which is planned for Sept. 13.

    Elderfest event is seeking to raise money for Village Connections

    When it comes to marketing, Ed Elberfeld is from the old school.
  • Aug. 29-Sept. 1

    JOSHUA A. BICKEL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Tommy Pappas, owner of Tommy's Diner in Franklinton, poses for a portrait with a lamb burger. Pappas, is a co-chairman of the upcoming Greek Festival. The lamb burger will be among many food options that will be available during the four-day celebration.

    Greek culture, food to be celebrated at festival

    For 25 years, Tommy Pappas was content to be a behind-the-scenes guy at the Greek Festival.
  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Nina Bagley, a.k.a. the German Village Bee Lady, with some of her honey at her Jaeger Street home. Bagley's honey is available at Thurn's Specialty Meats and is also being used by chefs at Barcelona, Lindey's, and Pistacia Vera.

    'Bee Lady' reaps golden bounty

    It's been a banner year for the German Village Bee Lady.

TEA 43206 brews up record fundraising effort

TEA 43206 was another rousing success, setting another record by raising nearly $29,000 for historic preservation.
Great Placemakers Lab

City planner to welcome audience participation

Kyle Ezell plans to do more than speak: he plans to, ... well ..., plan.

Budding entrepreneurs to get expert advice at expo

City officials are reaching out to people looking to start their own small businesses in Columbus.
Village notebook

Great Placemakers Lab program to focus on parent engagement

Maybe you're just starting to hear about the Great Placemakers Lab?
Police Beat

Two bikes stolen from area

A thief made off with a $350 bicycle Aug. 15 from a house in the 300 block of East Whittier Street.

New ministry program 'makes use of a great dog'

Rosie is ready.
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.

Catch Otterbein grads on small screen this fall

Despite graduating from a theater program, a pair of Otterbein alumni find themselves starring not on the stage, but in television shows during the fall season.
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