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    Tessa Steinemann (center) of Columbus helps unload donated pet food with Phyllis Gubanc of Reynoldsburg during a pet-food drive Saturday, Nov. 15, at the Charity Newsies building in Clintonville. Donated food will go to local nonprofit organizations PetPromise and Faithful Forgotten Best Friends, which will give the goods to those in need.

    Pet food donations helping two organizations

    A nonprofit organization that seeks to foster appreciation of all animals recently completed a two-week campaign to benefit two other all-volunteer groups that work to keep people and their pets together -- even when the people can't afford to feed their pets and even when the people don't have a home of their own.
Reducing infant mortality

City buys wellness truck tractor, targets 3 hot spots

The city of Columbus took two significant steps last week in helping to reduce the infant mortality rate.

Charity bike tour raises a record $21 million

For the fifth consecutive year, a peloton established in honor of cancer crusader Stefanie Spielman was the top grassroots fundraising team for a bicycle tour to support the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.
Columbus International Children's Choir

Fundraiser for Carnegie Hall trip set for Nov. 22

Practice, practice, practice isn't all that it takes to get performers to Carnegie Hall.
Police beat

Man throws bottle at car and breaks windshield

A Mithoff Street woman said a man she didn't know threw a water bottle at her car Nov. 15 at 7:01 p.m. while she was driving on Hayden Road.
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