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  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    The Northwest Superstars Special Olympics athletes performed well during the 2015 Special Olympics State Summer games at Ohio State University Friday, June 26. ABOVE: Reyton Lehmiller is all smiles after winning gold in the 400-meter dash.

    Special moment

    Slideshow: Highlights from the 2015 Special Olympics state summer games at Ohio State.
  • GARY SEMAN JR./THISWEEKNEWS
    John Clark stands in front of Helen Winnemore's, a gift shop in German Village. Its founder, the late Helen Winnemore, is one of many people featured in Clark's book, German Village Stories Behind the Bricks , to be released Monday, June 22.

    Author searches German Village's past for new book

    The story of Helen Winnemore, along with many other colorful personalities in German Village, helped inspire John Clark to write a book about the neighborhood.
  • CHRIS PARKER/THISWEEKNEWS
    Former InvenTeam adviser Jim Savinell, now a Marysville High School teacher, and recent DeSales High School graduate Charlie Mitchell show Lizzie Lusk how to use the electronic reader members of the school's InvenTeam presented to her for helping them with a project to design an automatic page-turner.

    InvenTeam inspired by Heinzerling Foundation resident

    Lizzie Lusk's body can't take her much of anywhere, but by reading, her mind can go everywhere.
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