Election 2013 | Westerville

Voters to decide field races for board, council

Westerville voters have a long list of school board candidates to choose from Tuesday, Nov. 5, as eight candidates threw their hats in the ring for three seats after incumbents Denise Pope and Kristi Robbins announced they would not run for re-election.

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Blendon seeks approval of own zoning code

Seen by township leaders as the next step in assuming local control, Blendon Township have asked voters to approve local zoning code in the Nov. 5 election.

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'Long and varied road' leads Cocuzzi to council

When Kathy Cocuzzi was elected to Westerville City Council eight years ago, she said it was a continuation of her service to the community.

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Jenkins: Challenge is planning for next 40 years

Westerville City Councilman Larry Jenkins has served his community in a variety of ways since moving to Westerville in 1997.

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School board candidates talk philosophy

The eight candidates for the Westerville Board of Education squared off in a candidates forum last week, revealing more of their personalities than their positions.

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Heyeck proud to bring 'planning mindset' to council

Westerville City Council Chairman Mike Heyeck has held his seat for 20 years.

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Incumbents laud their City Council accomplishments

The four Westerville City Council incumbents cited the city's accomplishments as evidence they should be re-elected during a candidates' forum hosted by the Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce Monday, Sept. 30.

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Rankin running for City Council to 'stand up'

Citing concerns over state and federal intervention into local issues, Doug Rankin has decided to run for Westerville City Council.

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Candidate team sees process as conflict of interest

Three of the eight candidates for the Westerville Board of Education will not participate in the endorsement process for the Westerville Education Association, the union that represents the district's nearly 1,000 teachers.

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Nestor-Baker hopes to bring experience, vision to board

Nancy Nestor-Baker served more than 14 years on the Westerville City Board of Education before calling it quits in 2005.

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Nestor-Baker makes eight seeking seats

A former longtime Westerville school board member was a late addition last week to the field race for three seats on the board up for grabs Nov. 5, creating an eight-candidate lineup for fall voters in the Westerville City School District.

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Five running for four Westerville City Council seats

Westerville residents will see a contested City Council race this November, as resident Doug Rankin will challenge four incumbents looking to retain their seats.

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Three announce joint run for Westerville school board

Three Westerville men have announced that they will run for the Westerville Board of Education as a team, saying electing them jointly is the best way to effect change in the district.

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Candidates should seek office on individual merit

I was sorry to see in the paper that three candidates had decided on a "joint run for school board" in Westerville.

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Blendon Township to put zoning code before voters

Blendon Township voters once again will decide on an issue this November aimed at giving the township more autonomy.

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