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  • Pancake Day

    America Legion Post 254 member Urvin Hartsock stirs batter while Sons of Legion member John Rinard cooks the flapjacks during Pancake Day Nov. 14 in Johnstown.

    Breakfasts help support community

    Johnstown's American Legion Post 254's Pancake Day breakfasts have been bringing fireworks and special activities to the community for decades.
    Pataskala utilities department employees Nathan Coey and Mitch Rader on Thursday, Nov. 5, use heavy equipment to spread 120 tons of biosolid fertilizer created using wet sludge from the sewer-treatment process on 300 acres at Terry Sutherland's Pataskala farm.

    Waste not wanting with fertilizer plan

    Though Pataskala's new "sludge pad" is not completed, the city already is saving money by storing wet sludge from the sewage-treatment process and giving it to a local farmer as biosolid fertilizer, according to Nathan Coey, the city's utilities director.
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