Photo Gallery – Contractors began this week leveling a field at Alum Creek Park South for the construction of the Thomas James Knox outdoor hockey rink. The rink, dedicated to the memory of 14-year-old high school student Thomas James Knox, is being built with private funds raised by his family following his death in 2015.
Recent News and Photos
Photo Gallery (follow link) as workers remove recyclables from inside the old Hollywood Studio Theaters at Glengary Shopping Center in preparation for its demolition beginning Thursday. The abandoned theater, a carwash, and old gas station will be removed to make way for a new Aldi grocery store.
Children had their run of the wetlands at Highlands Park during the first Frog Friday the season. Mark Dilley of MAD Scientist introduced the kids to the excitement of looking for tadpoles, frogs, toads, fish, birds, plants, and a variety of flora and fauna at the rebuilt wetlands that once was a stream through farmland.
The Westerville Fire Department responded to an automated fire alarm in the middle of the block between State and Colleges Sunday to discover the culprit was a pan of burned bacon in an apartment on the second floor.
An overnight snow on April 2 covers portions of Boyer Nature Preserve in Westerville, Ohio. Two views of the entrance path to the pond.
Two photo galleries on the Braun Farm Tumblr account showing the snowfall on April 2, 2018. One in a series of Monday visits to the farm by photographer Gary Gardiner.
Westerville Planning Commission approved plans for a new entrance to service customers at the Starbucks on South State Street. The changes will eliminate the bottleneck and illegal u-turns that have plagued the company since South State Street and Schrock Road were rebuilt last year.
Concrete workers complete the installation of patio areas for Local Cantina being built at the corner of Cleveland Ave. and Executive Campus Drive. The restaurant’s neighbor in the same building is Bru Brothers.
The intersection of Cleveland Ave. with Altair Parkway and Executive Campus Drive now has its own traffic signal. Here’s why.