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11/28/2015 04:45 AM
H.E.L.P. House downtown during OFC

H.E.L.P. House invites attendees to Old Fashioned Christmas on Monday, Nov. 30, to stop at 19 S. Main St., London. To help others have a Merry Christmas, bring a new, unwrapped toy so many children will feel that special thrill Christmas morning.

11/27/2015 04:16 PM
Dog tags go on sale Dec. 1

Dog tags go on sale Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015 through Jan. 31, 2016. After Jan. 31 the price will double.

11/27/2015 12:30 AM
Old Fashioned Christmas to dazzle young and old

Makenna Hampton, 6, of London, leads the way into Piccadillies in downtown London during the 2014 Old Fashioned Christmas. Behind her, father Issac Miller holds daughter 8-month-old Via Miller.

11/26/2015 08:20 PM
Get free books on Small Biz Saturday

Spend $10 at a London small business on Small Business Saturday and get a free paperback book from the Book Nook. The Book Nook, run by the Friends of the London Public Library, is located behind the library on Logan Avenue.

11/26/2015 04:10 PM
London mayor names interim auditor

A part-time employee of the city auditor's office will serve at its helm for the month of December. Nick Szabo, who has been performing payroll duties as an assistant auditor in the London City auditor's office since August, has been named interim auditor by Mayor David Eades.

11/26/2015 02:06 PM
State Theater to host film fest during Olde Fashioned Christmas

Jonathan Mcleod, left, and Kevin Walker star in "The Fence." The film, written by London native Vance Daniels, is one of four official selections in the London Film Festival, taking place during Olde Fashioned Christmas.

11/25/2015 06:30 PM
Shop in London, earn 'Santa Bucks'

London Coffee Peddler, located at 127 S. Main St., London, is one of 15 London businesses participating in a Santa Bucks promotion aimed at driving local shopping this holiday season. London Coffee Peddler, located at 127 S. Main St., London, is one of 15 London businesses participating in a Santa Bucks promotion aimed at driving local shopping this holiday season.

11/25/2015 02:31 PM
Britain hikes taxes on investors to cool housing market

Governments don't usually hike taxes and get cheers for it. But Britain's decision to levy a higher rate of tax on investors in its red hot housing market will be welcomed by many.

11/25/2015 05:10 AM
Jury: Hospital, OBGYN gave proper care

A jury has ruled against an area couple suing Madison Health and a London obstetrician for malpractice in the death of their three-hour-old son. The trial, which ran for six days, pitted Heather and Timothy Prushing against Madison County Hospital , Dr. Jennifer Powell and Obstetrics & Gynecology of London.

11/25/2015 01:02 AM
An extra thankful Thanksgiving

London couple Josh and Cara Skaggs adopted Nakiyah and Teaira just in time for the holidays. The foster parents also hope to adopt a third child who currently resides in their home.

11/24/2015 08:52 PM
Family's home total loss after Tuesday fire

Firefighters battle a blaze inside a two-story home on Minshall Road in Stokes Township early Tuesday morning. A husband, wife and their two 2-year-old daughters lost everything in the blaze.

11/23/2015 06:41 PM
Upscale furniture, consignment store opens in downtown London

Crystal and china dishware sets on display at R&R Furnishings in downtown London. The store offers furniture and upscale consignment items.

11/23/2015 04:41 PM
Madison County high school seniors receive Honda-Ohio State Math Medal Award

Madison County high school students who received Honda/OSU Partnership Math Medal Awards are from left: Delaney Geitgey, Jonathan Alder, and Grant Dersom, West Jefferson. Elena Richardson, London, also received an award .

11/18/2015 06:53 PM
Healthy soil workshop slated for Nov. 24

The Madison Soil and Water Conservation District will host a Soil Health Workshop at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at the Madison County Engineer's Conference Room, 831 U.S. Route 42 NE, London. The workshop will provide information on crop nutrient requirements and how to maintain a healthy level of nutrients in the soil.

11/17/2015 03:50 PM
Rollover on Lafayette Street

Two persons were transported to Madison Health Tuesday afternoon following a two-vehicle accident on Lafayette Street in London, during which a Dodge Journey flipped onto its top. The SUV apparently struck the rear of a Dodge Ram 2500 van, lost control, slid on its side then rolled over in the yard between 203 and 205 Lafayette St., according to preliminary reports from the London Police Department.