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April 23, 2014

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AHS, THS Among Best! -

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Telephone Scam Warning -

Monday, April 14, 2014

McNicholas students journey to Capitol Hill with Close Up Program -

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Recycle and Shredding Days -

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Clough Pike Update -

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Work resumes on Clough Pike -

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

It’s sump pump season! -

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Anderson’s Got Talent! -

Monday, March 31, 2014

Spring Indoor Farmers’ Market Launches April 12 -

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Two April Great American Cleanup events take volunteers to streets and parks -

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

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    Strong Girls Rock at Mercy HealthPlex

    Strong Girls Rock is a program designed specifically for teens and young women to help build confidence through a combination of strength training, interval training and education. This mini, 4 week program will challenge participants through fun workouts designed to build strength and uncover your strongest, fittest self. Participants will learn about developing and maintaining a positive body image, fostering a healthy relationship with food, healthy fat loss, and most importantly, the benefits of being a strong girl. The program is offered at the Mercy Health HealthPlex 4-5 p.m. Wednesdays, May 14 – June 14. Cost is $40 for members…

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    Trustee ride-along with District 5

    One of our Anderson Township Trustees, Josh Gerth, went on a “ride along” with District 5 recently. Josh was kind enough to share his experience, and some of what he learned during his night “on the job”. From Josh Gerth, Anderson Township Trustee: It was a cold, dark and stormy night in Anderson Township… ahhh who am I kidding, it was a very pleasant night in Anderson Township.  Actually, a little chilly so I needed a jacket. I arrived at District 5 at 7 PM and met up with Deputy Jason Hovekamp. Our first stop was the briefing room where…

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    Five years and going strong

    The Khoury brothers celebrate five years of Latitudes Café success With May marking the five year anniversary of their ownership of Latitudes Café, we thought it fitting to celebrate one of our favorite destinations in Anderson Township, which also happens to be owned by two of our favorite people. Nestled comfortably among the shops and eateries in the Anderson Towne Center is Latitudes Café. Owned and operated by local Anderson brothers, Sammy and Cory Khoury, Latitudes has become one of the area’s most popular destinations for nighttime food and entertainment. “I started as a busboy and a dishwasher and worked…

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    Hunters Run Plan Meeting

    Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission Subdivision Meeting On Thursday, May 1, 2014 the Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission (HCRPC) will review the plan for the Hunters Run subdivision, a proposed 24 lot subdivision on 9.1 acres, which is located off the south side of Clough Pike, which will include the extension and termination of Stoneleigh Lane (Book 500, Page 212, Parcels 131 & 326).  The purpose of the meeting is to review details of the proposed development and to ensure its compliance with Hamilton County’s subdivision regulations. The HCRPC meeting begins at 1:00 p.m. at the County Administration Building, Room…

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    Party on the Plaza 2014

    Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce presents the premier concert series of the summer! Anderson Township loves to celebrate our community.  Our local chamber of commerce presents seven opportunities this year to come out and listen to some great music and have fun on the Anderson Center plaza.  Every event runs from 5:30PM to 9:30 PM.  There is never an entry fee, and all concessions are $4 or under.  Party on the Plaza is a family-friendly event, and open to everyone.  Take a look at the schedule and mark your calendars for every opportunity to come out and Party on the…

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AHS, THS Among Best!

Apr 23, 2014

Anderson and Turpin High Schools are again included in the “US News and World Report” listing of Best High Schools. Both were awarded Silver Medals by the magazine based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. To be eligible for a state ranking in the report, a school had to be awarded a national gold or silver medal. Per the magazine, Anderson High School is ranked 60th within Ohio. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Anderson High School is 34 percent. The…

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Independence Day Parade registration opens soon

Apr 22, 2014

Spring may be late this year, but the Independence Day Parade will be right on time in Anderson! Registration opens April 29 for one of the most popular summer events in the township- the Independence Day Parade. Get your friends and family together to submit a float or entry for the parade, set for 10 a.m. Friday, July 4. As in past years, the parade begins at the Anderson Township Operations Center 7954 Beechmont Ave., ending in a festival at Anderson Towne Center. Post-parade entertainment includes a vintage car show, children’s games, entertainment and food and fun at the center….

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Community Yard Sale Day

Apr 17, 2014

Anderson Center Station Yard Sale and Community-wide Garage Sale In conjunction with the Anderson Center Station Yard Sale, Anderson Township hosts its community-wide yard/garage sale on the same day, Saturday, May 3.  Households interested in having their sale listed on the township’s website (AndersonTownship.org) may email bcowan@andersontownship.org with the address and time of the sale. There is no fee to participate and the sale is open to all Anderson residents. Even if you are not hosting a sale at your home, buy or sell treasures at the annual Anderson Center Station Yard Sale, scheduled rain or shine from 8 a.m….

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Trustee ride-along with District 5

One of our Anderson Township Trustees, Josh Gerth, went on a “ride along” with District 5 recently. Josh was kind enough to share his experience, and some of what he learned during his night “on the job”. From Josh Gerth, Anderson Township Trustee: It was a cold, dark and stormy night in Anderson Township… ahhh who am I kidding, it was a very pleasant night in Anderson Township.  Actually, a little chilly so I needed a jacket. I arrived at District 5 at 7 PM and met up with Deputy Jason Hovekamp. Our first stop was the briefing room where…

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Phil Helbig personal spotlight

He’s run around the world… twice! Maybe you’ve seen him running in the heat of summer, the rains of springtime or the bitter cold of winter.  Maybe you’ve seen him running in local neighborhoods, parks or even down your street.  Wherever he is running, Phil Helbig is chasing his passion with a smile. Born in Deer Park, Phil’s family moved to Summit Estates in Anderson Township when he was 2 years old.  Phil attended Summit Elementary, Anderson Junior High School, Anderson High school and Live Oaks vocational high school, graduating in 1984. Phil has always been passionate about sports, playing…

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Meet Christopher Cravens

Marine, security expert, newlywed, business owner and he’s just getting started… I have been fortunate enough to meet a lot of people in the process of setting up and operating our web site and community organization.  Local events, school activities and township meetings give me numerous opportunities to meet people from our area.  I have always enjoyed talking to people and getting to know their stories. On August 20th, 2013, I met Christopher Cravens.  We had both attended the marketing roundtable meeting at the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce, and I decided to introduce myself once the meeting was over…

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Walking toward a cure

Raising awareness of Type 1 Diabetes and one very brave little girl As they were preparing for this morning’s Walk to Cure Diabetes, the Huebner family took time out to answer a few questions about their experience with Type 1 Diabetes and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.  The Huebners, pictured below, are (from left to right): Alexis (7), Tracy (Mom), AJ (1), Jason (Dad) and Ashley (6).  Jason and Tracy are lifelong Cincinnati East-siders, and will celebrate 10 years of marriage this year! Alexis Huebner is a 2nd grader at Sherwood elementary, and enjoys swimming, horseback riding, reading, and doing…