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  1. ZIP-code change irks affected Licking County neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | This Week Community News

    New Albany's petition to the U.S. Postal Service to consolidate the three ZIP codes in the city's International Personal Care and Beauty Campus to New Albany's 43054 had some unintended consequences, according to neighbors and city officials. The change, which was approved by the postal service last week, affects several nearby residents along with the business park.

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  2. Evans Foundation buys trailhead site, will lease to villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | This Week Community News

    The Thomas J. Evans Foundation recently purchased about 4 acres at the trailhead of the T.J. Evans bike path in Johnstown. The land comprises two sites: a 3.767-acre tract and a 0.233-acre property.

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  3. Community seeks action with teacher contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown Education Association has been negotiating with the local school district for a year to try to reach a new contract agreement, but no deal seems to be within reach thus far. More than 70 teachers and 35 residents attended the Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education meeting April 13 to bring attention to the stalled contract negotiations between the teachers union and the school board.

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  4. Johnstown: Crime Stoppers probing theft of firearms from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | This Week Community News

    Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of numerous firearms from a home in Johnstown. The Johnstown Police Department reported between late December 2014 and April 5, 2015, someone stole multiple firearms and ammunition from a home on the first block of College Avenue.

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  5. District finding some cases of residency fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | This Week Community News

    Some parents falsely are calling Johnstown home so their children could attend the Johnstown-Monroe schools, according to district administrators. "The residence of a parent determines what district serves a child, with some exceptions," Dickson said.

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  6. Johnstown: Man charged with assault after accusing victim of 'ratting him out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | This Week Community News

    A man was charged with assault and aggravated trespassing at 9:55 p.m. April 2 on the 220 block of Sunset Drive South . The man reportedly went to the residence of another man to accuse him of "ratting him out on a marijuana grow that police located last year."

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  7. Pheasants Forever aims to interest youth in the great outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | This Week Community News

    Many contemporary outdoor enthusiasts have expressed concerns that children spend too much time indoors with video games, cellphones and other electronic devices and little time outside. The organization plans to introduce youths to the outdoors during its 24th annual educational youth event for boys and girls of all ages from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at the Johnstown Community Sportsmans Club, 7357 Sportsman Club Road.

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  8. Johnstown: Belligerent man scuffles with officers, gets TasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | This Week Community News

    Witnesses said a Johnstown man was threatening suicide and had a loaded 12-gauge shotgun. He also had been drinking vodka heavily and using Xanax, according to the police report.

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  9. Johnstown: Apparent road-rage incident ends when gun displayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police officers responded to a reported road-rage incident at 8:13 p.m. March 24 near the 200 block of Weeping Willow Run Drive . A driver dangerously passed a Johnstown man on U.S. Route 62 , and the man followed the driver to a Kroger parking lot , according to the police report.

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  10. Former firefighter, son charged in drug holdupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Westerville police have arrested two men in connection with three armed robberies in the Westerville area between Feb. 27 and March 16. Jeffrey T. Young, 49, and his son, Aaron J. Young, 22, both of 8929 Loudon St. in Johnstown, were arrested Friday, March 20 as suspects in the robberies. The three incidents occurred at the New Albany-area Kroger pharmacy, 5161 Hampsted Village Center Way, Feb. 27; the Westerville CVS pharmacy, 1202 County Line Road, March 11; and the Blendon Township Kroger pharmacy, 5991 S. Sunbury Road, March 16. Westerville police Detective Mike Pavolino, who had been working the case, said it was "fair to say" the robberies were very similar.

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  11. Armed robbery suspects arrested in WestervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Westerville police have arrested two men in connection with three armed robberies near New Albany and Westerville between Feb. 27 and March 16. Jeffrey T. Young, 49, and his son, Aaron J. Young, 22, both of 8929 Loudon St. in Johnstown, were arrested March 20 as suspects in the robberies. The three incidents occurred at the New Albany Kroger at 5161 Hampsted Village Center Way in Columbus on Feb. 27, the CVS at 1202 County Line Road in Westerville on March 11 and the Kroger at 5991 S. Sunbury Road in Blendon Township on March 16. Westerville police Detective Mike Pavolino, who had been working the case, said it was "fair to say" the robberies were very similar.

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  12. Robbery suspects arrested in WestervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Westerville police have arrested two men in connection with three armed robberies in the Westerville area between Feb. 27 and March 16. Jeffrey T. Young, 49, and his son, Aaron J. Young, 22, both of 8929 Loudon St. in Johnstown, were arrested March 20 as suspects in the robberies. The three incidents occurred at the Kroger at 5161 Hampsted Village Center Way in Columbus on Feb. 27, the CVS at 1202 County Line Road in Westerville on March 11 and the Kroger at 5991 S. Sunbury Road in Blendon Township on March 16. Westerville police Detective Mike Pavolino, who had been working the case, said it was "fair to say" the robberies were very similar. 1 comment

  13. Johnstown: Suspect taken to jail after punching man at tavernRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | This Week Community News

    A man reportedly punched another man "15 times in the face for no reason," at Henson's Pub at 48 S. Main St. March 15 according to Johnstown Police Department reports. The incident occurred at 3:31 a.m. and suspect left the pub in a white Ford van according to reports.

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  14. Grant supports Johnstown UMC's freedom schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown United Methodist Church has received a $10,000 grant from the Licking County Foundation to support the Johnstown-Northridge Freedom School, a six-week summer enrichment program that will be held June 15-July 24. "We are deeply appreciative of the Licking County Foundation's generosity to the scholars of the Johnstown-Northridge Freedom School, said the Rev. Cindee Johnson, pastor of the Johnstown United Methodist Church.

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  15. Water-sewer rate increases necessary, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Water and sewer rates in Johnston might be increased in 2016 to offset a predicted deficit village officials said during a council meeting Tuesday, March 17. To avoid a deficit in the 2016 water and sewer operating budget, the village will need to increase water and sewer rates by at least 3 percent next year, officials said. Increases would also be likely in future years.

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  16. Johnstown: 'Birthday bowl' leads to possession chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police charged a man with possession of paraphernalia and driving with expired tags during a traffic stop March 8 near South Williams and West Pratt streets . Police stopped the man at 10:37 p.m. after noticing his red pickup truck pull out of a gas station with no headlights on after dark.

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  17. Dogs like stories, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Chandler Ball, 7, reads a book about nocturnal animals while also petting therapy goldendoodle Murphy during Tail Waggin' Tutors on Thursday, March 5, at the Mary E. Babcock Library in Johnstown. From 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, children practice their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog.

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  18. Residents' input sought on future of historic siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | This Week Community News

    When Apeks Supercritical owner and Johnstown resident Andy Joseph purchased a 50-acre property at 5574 Johnstown-Alexandria Road in late 2014, he thought he had bought his future home. It didn't take long, however, for him to discover the house on the property actually is one of the most historic sites in the village limits, if not Licking County.

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  19. Salt supplies still in good shape, despite snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Jack Liggett, Johnstown's service director, said more than 350 tons of salt have been used during the nine snow events in the village. Even having used that much salt, the village still has more than 300 tons of salt in storage, he said.

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  20. No makeup days needed yet for J-M, Northridge studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Northridge Superintendent Chris Briggs said Feb. 26 that the district has canceled school 10 days because of inclement-weather conditions. He said the 2014-15 school calendar includes 1,080.09 quality student hours and the district began the year with 79.09 hours above the state minimum requirement and 12.81 days above the state minimum attendance days.

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