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  1. Franklin County recorder's office in payroll messRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Unless he takes immediate action, Franklin County Recorder Terry J. Brown will run out of money to pay his employees by mid-December.

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  2. Authorities nab dozens of alleged prostitutes, johns in ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    More than 60 prostitutes and johns were arrested by Columbus police and Franklin County deputy sheriffs in two sweeps on the West and South sides over the past week.

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  3. Passenger pigeons found in various collections across PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... specimens. Coming to the skin he was seeking - a passenger pigeon obtained from a private collection in Franklin County - he carefully lifted it from the drawer. "These were parts of enormous flocks crisscrossing the continent and now it's briefly ...

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  4. Ohio rescue refuses to return champion sheltie to ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    ... Piper home and Central Ohio Sheltie Rescue director, Penny Sanderbeck refuses for very strange reasons. Franklin County Animal Control picked up a lost sheltie over the Easter holiday and delivered her to Central Ohio Sheltie Rescue in Columbus, ...

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  5. Education First Credit Union taps state regulator as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    Education First Credit Union Inc., which operates three branches in Franklin County, has named Michael Wettrich its new chief executive officer.

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  6. Audit: Superintendent misspent $100,000 on travel, boozeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Reflector

    ... in New York - and spent tens of thousands on meals and drinks. The state auditor referred Anderson to Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien for possible criminal charges and to the Ohio Ethics Commission. Anderson resigned in February 2013, soon ...

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  7. New community mural shows 'art is important'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | This Week Community News

    ... came together as a result of a partnership among the city, the Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County (ADAMH) and the art organization ALTernative. It attempts to raise awareness of mental and physical health. "When you get an ...

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  8. New Giant Eagle opens Aug. 28Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | This Week Community News

    ... feel we are uniquely positioned (with access to Britton Parkway and Interstate 270) to serve all of western Franklin County," Davis said.

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  9. Auditor returns $660,000 to Hilliard schoolsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | This Week Community News

    Hilliard City Schools officials said they were happy to receive an unexpected boost in revenue, courtesy of the Franklin County Auditor's Office.

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  10. Gahanna: Woman accused of running escort service out of hotelRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | This Week Community News

    ... after a woman found them at the Gahanna Swim Club at 7:04 p.m. Aug. 17. The dogs were picked up by Franklin County Animal Control. Vehicles were egged in the 1000 block of Venetian Way , according to a vandalism report received at 7:20 a.m. Aug. 17. ...

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  11. 23rd District can choose transparencyRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... will not vote for anyone who doesn't support transparency and accountability in government. In southwestern Franklin County, that candidate is Rick Redfern, a Democrat who is running for representative of the 23rd Ohio House District. He is ...

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  12. All 4 incumbents in Franklin County's 8 judicial races are Kasich appointeesRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Rita McNeil Danish didn't have much time to get comfortable in her new job as a Franklin County Domestic Relations and Juvenile Court judge.

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  13. No surprise that home ownership is valued in UARead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | This Week Community News

    ... The other timely item of interest is the recently completed updated triennial property assessment by the Franklin County Auditor's Office. The positive movement in the property sales data I have already shared also is reflected in these triennial ...

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  14. Ohio attorney general requires harassment trainingRead the original story

    Tuesday | Morning Journal

    ... of harassment in the office two years ago. The training followed a report issued in May of last year by Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien regarding his investigation of a female intern's report of harassment. O'Brien's report says the woman ...

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  15. Suspended lawyer Armengau sentenced to 13 years for sex crimesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... women with connections to his legal practice. Armengau, 52, did not react when the sentence was imposed by Franklin County Common Pleas Judge David W. Fais. Before the sentence was read, Armengau spent an hour rehashing his defense, saying, "The ...

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  16. Columbus Attorney Sentenced To 13 Years In Prison For Sex CrimesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WBNS

    The sentencing comes after a Franklin County jury found Armengau guilty last month on nine of 18 charges, including one count of rape, four counts of sexual battery and two counts of gross sexual imposition.

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  17. Cities, schools to get workers'-comp rebatesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... olumbus would receive $8.6 million, and Columbus schools would collect $2.5 million, according to the state. Franklin County would get $502,000.

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  18. Costs for road salt risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... we can to make roads safe for motorists." So far, ODOT has locked in salt prices for 63 counties, including Franklin County. Of the remaining counties, 15 have received bids ranging from about $103 to $165. Ten counties have received no bids. In ...

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  19. Bexley wants oversight on rentalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    at least according to Franklin County records - Bexley has 371 rental units within its borders. But leaders of the city, which is home to Capital University, expect that the actual number is much higher. Tracking those units and making sure rentals ...

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  20. Firm claims unfair competitionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Toledo Blade

    ... of Van Buren, Ohio, are in breach of contract with the company. Huntington filed a similar lawsuit in Franklin County Common Pleas Court leveling the same charges against Brett Montague of Van Buren, Roderick Wood of Findlay, Bonnie Elsea of ...

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