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    Katy Gamertsfelder waters the mums at Baker's Acres Greenhouse on Thursday, Sept. 11. Baker's Acres' September hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. The greenhouse, at 3388 Castle Road in Alexandria, will be open until early October.

    Mum's the word

2013-14 report card

Johnstown receives mixed report card grades

The Johnstown-Monroe Local Schools received mixed results on its latest report card.

Planning sessions begin for J-M school construction

Selected community and school staff members will begin designing the look of new Johnstown-Monroe's new schools during educational facility planning sessions.

Johnstown looks to update its 'antiquated' zoning code

The village of Johnstown is embarking on a $10,000 comprehensive zoning and subdivision ordinance revision designed to bring its "antiquated" code into the 21st century.

Facilities oversight committee names picks for design work

The panel responsible for planning Johnstown-Monroe's new school construction has named its picks for design firms, even before the school board and Ohio Facilities Construction Committee approve.
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Mink Street home burglarized

Someone entered a Mink Street home Sept. 9 and stole items, according to Johnstown police.
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