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Posted on: March 22, 2023

City’s annual budget planning session sparks fruitful discussion


There was a palpable sense of excitement in the air on March 20th throughout a Columbus Fire Department conference room at the conclusion of the City’s annual big-picture planning session.

Approximately 30 City officials, including City Administrator Tara Vasicek, Mayor Jim Bulkley, the entire Columbus City Council, department heads and other staff members conversed for about an hour and a half during the workshop led by a pair of represent...

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Columbus News
Posted on: March 31, 2023

Beginning Genealogy

On April 29th from 2-3 PM, Beth Sparrow will come to the library for her program, Beginning Genealogy.

Are you interested in learning where you come from, but don’t know where to begin? Beth Sparrow covers where to start researching your family, what records would be useful, and where to find them. She also covers what tools of the trade are help...

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Columbus Library News
Posted on: March 21, 2023


On April 7th from 1-5 pm at Frankfort Square, the BUS-eum will be in town.

This mobile museum will feature social history from the Greatest Generation. It contains exhibits on anti-German hysteria of WWI, the flu pandemic of 1918-1919, prohibition-era bootlegging in the American Heartland, the “Second Wave&...

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