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  • RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Dogs enjoy their day in the Hilliard East Municipal Pool on Schirtzinger Road on Aug. 22 during A Doggie Dippin World, the Hilliard Recreation and Parks Department's swim event for canines.

    Dog days of summer

  • JENNA WATSON/DISPATCH
    Becky Clark holds her 3-month-old adopted daughter, Lily, in her Hilliard home, across from her husband, Kevin. The new adoption has eased the Clarks' pain from an apparent hoax earlier in the year.

    Hilliard couple victimized by woman who faked pregnancy

    For every question -- and Kevin and Becky Clark came up with plenty -- the woman had an answer.
Triennial update savings

Auditor returns $660,000 to Hilliard schools

Hilliard City Schools officials said they were happy to receive an unexpected boost in revenue, courtesy of the Franklin County Auditor's Office.

New Giant Eagle opens Aug. 28

The new Giant Eagle store at 4001 Britton Parkway is scheduled to open at 7 a.m. today, Thursday, Aug. 28.
Police beat

Hotel allegedly held up

A robbery was reported at Homewood Suites, 3841 Park Mill Run Drive, at 12:45 a.m. Aug. 17.

Part of Heritage Trail will close daily for repairs

Repairs to the section of the Heritage Trail west of Cosgray Road and south of Hayden Run Road are scheduled to begin after Labor Day.
Norwich Township

Trustees reconsider stop-sign lights

The Norwich Township trustees are reconsidering the installation of LEDs on stop signs at a new four-way stop at Ridgewood Drive and Schirtzinger Road.

OAPSE questions Hilliard's potential reduction of veterans' scoring bonuses

Hilliard City Council members have been asked to tweak a proposed ordinance adopting new Civil Service Commission rules, which would include the reduction of veterans' scoring bonuses from 20 percent to 10 percent.

Grant will fund after-school learning center at Horizon

Hilliard City Schools officials say the 21st Century Learning Center planned at Horizon Elementary School will serve as a prototype for others in the district.
School board

District's first 'quality profile' due for release Sept. 15

The first Hilliard City Schools "quality profile" is scheduled to be released Sept. 15, Superintendent John Marschhausen told the school board Aug. 25.
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