Columbus wants cameras for safety, not spying on citizens

While cameras are watching us, who is keeping an eye on the camera operators? That is the major concern as Columbus City Council members begins...

Whitehall wrestlers are winners

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Red Cross urges donations to save lives this New Year

After jets crashed into the twin towers in 2001, Neal Whitman of Reynoldsburg wanted to help the victims by donating blood. "So that there would...

Whitehall wowed by plans for large FedEx warehouse

Whitehall will soon welcome a "landmark facility," announced Development Director Dan Lorek during the Feb. 12 City Council meeting.   In late April or early...

Metro Parks obtains “Y Park”

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Metro Parks added more park land to its growing inventory last year by acquiring a recreational destination owned by the YMCA for...

Police station a million over budget

Bexley City Council held a special meeting Sept. 16 to once again discuss the long-delayed construction project for the new police station.   The project is...

Pine Quarry Park’s bridges could be replaced

By Christine Bryant Staff Writer The pedestrian bridges at Pine Quarry Park may be replaced next year, allowing those who visit safe access to the western...

Dads make a difference

Life Moments column By Christine Bryant In my time as a reporter, I’ve written a handful of feature stories for various newspapers on the WATCH D.O.G.S....

Reel Deal: Ghost Town elevated by casting of Ricky Gervais

In most romantic comedies featuring a guy who repels women, casting directors employ handsome, chiseled leading men, put them in a bad wig or...

Get to know your Reynoldsburg police officers at open house

By Dustin Ensinger Staff Writer The Reynoldsburg Division of Police plans to open its doors to the entire community. The department will hold an open house from...