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    Janice Ackers has her hands full handling her three English Mastiffs (from left) Bell, 3; Sir Bozwell, 6 months; and Brody, 2, on Monday, July 14, at Oxford Park in Upper Arlington. After retiring Bell, Ackers began showing Brody, who is currently ranked fifth in the country by the American Kennel Club.

    Ackers hopes Mastiff earns invitation to Westminster

    Years after falling in love with one of the world's most robust breeds of dog, an Upper Arlington woman's decision to step into the show ring now has her beloved Brody gunning for No. 1.

City's second CNG station 'an amazing investment'

Columbus has the largest compressed natural gas station open to the public in the Midwest and quite possibly in the entire country.

Local crooner to join Boyz II Men at Ohio State Fair

Christon Gray doesn't know if he'd call himself a celebrity just yet.
Police beat

Roommates report theft of furniture, rug worth $2,700

A couch, mattress, shoes and even the living room rug were stolen in a burglary on Stoneway Drive that was reported at 3:53 a.m. July 18.
Brew Ha Ha

Laughter on tap courtesy of Shadowbox Live

The sixth annual Brew Ha Ha, a veritable comedy cavalcade, will be featured Tuesday, July 29, to Aug. 1 at Shadowbox Live, 503 S. Front St.
KidsOhio.org report

Three Columbus high schools 'beat the odds'

Three Columbus high schools that bucked a trend are worthy of celebration and should probably be consider a model for others, according to a report issued by a nonprofit organization focused on improving public education in Ohio.
Franklin County Board of Elections

Morse Road office has more space, better access

The Franklin County Board of Elections was scheduled to reopen this week at its new digs: the former Kohl's department store at 1700 Morse Road.
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