The former Flowerama signs at the corner of South State Street and Schrock road now display signs for the bank that will bn e taking over the space. My Final Photo for Aug. 30, 2021.
Several fans wave their cellphones during Brian Michael Smith's final song, "New York. New York.," at his Frank Sinatra tribute concert in the Alum Creek Amphitheater Sunday evening. My Final Photo for Aug. 29, 2021.
A fisherman watches his lines and the sunrise over the trees from his perch on the picnic table at the edge of Hoover Reservoir at Red Bank Marina. My Final Photo for Aug. 28, 2021.
A juggler bearing large knives and flaming batons performs at the center of State and College as part of the Fourth Friday entertainment in Uptown Westerville. My Final Photo for Aug. 27, 2021.
A city crew removes trees from along the edge of Cooper Road that obstructed viewing traffic in the turn causing a traffic hazard. My Final Photo for Aug. 26, 2021.
A small section of the hayfield behind the Sharp Farm on Africa Road lies soaked by an afternoon rain forcing a delay in raking and bailing the field. My Final Photo for Aug. 25, 2021.
Otterbein University students perform a series of research projects during a class in the waters below the Alum Creek low-head dam in Westerville. My Final Photo for Aug. 24, 2021.
Fine hairs cover the soybean seedpods as they grow in the upper section of the fields at the Braun Farm. My Final Photo for Aug. 23, 2021.
Smoke rolls from grills cooking hamburgers, hot dogs, and brats for the annual St. Paul family picnic. My Final Photo for Aug. 22, 2021.
A volunteer removes honeysuckle cut from the banks of Alum Creek just below the dam at Alum Creek Park North during a program Saturday to remove invasive species from the creek. My Final Photo for Aug. 21. 2021.
A fisherman steadies his kayak beside the shadows from the tree-lined shoreline in shallow waters on the edge of Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Aug. 20, 2021.
A crew removes some trees and trim others as the city prepares to install new streetlights in the median of Huber Village Blvd. My Final Photo for Aug. 19, 2021.
A contractor travels around the pond in front of the Community Center spraying copper sulfate into the water to kill the algae bloom. My Final Photo for Aug. 18, 2021.
A fisherman admires one of the smaller crappies he pulled in from a lagoon on the western edge of Hoover Reservoir during Tuesday's almost constant rain showers. My Final Photo for Aug. 17, 2021.
Morning rain and cloudy skies blanket the soybean fields at the Braun Farm in Westerville. My Final Photo for Aug. 16, 2021.
A collection of fishing bobbers, hooks, and lines hangs from an electric line connecting lights near the lake at Twin Bridge Marina on Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Aug. 15, 2021.
Westerville firefighters practice rescue techniques for removing an injured person from a tall antenna tower. My Final Photo for Aug. 14, 2021.
Soybeans grow in one of the two undeveloped plots on the perimeter circle of Polaris Fashion Place, a shopping mall in Columbus, Ohio. My Final Photo for Aug. 13, 2021.
Clouds blowing in from the west greet the morning sun brightening the pond, trees, and buildings at Heritage Park in Westerville. My Final Photo for Aug. 12, 2021.
A Westerville firefighter hangs from rescue equipment attached to the top of the Otterbein University service department building during an afternoon training class. My Final Photo for Aug. 11, 2021.
A demolition crew works to clear the final pieces of the convenience store/gas station at Polaris and Lyra where Sheetz plans to build a new market and gas station. My Final Photo for Aug. 10, 2021.
A Westerville police officer searches a man being treated for a stab wound by fire department medics after a fight in a shopping center parking lot Monday morning. My Final Photo for Aug. , 2021.
A honey bee flies over a waving prairie of flowers in its search for nectar to add to the hive within reach of flowers at the wetlands at Highlands Aquatic Center. My Final Photo for Aug. 8, 2021.
Two men cast their bait into the still waters of Hoover Reservoir on a warm August Saturday afternoon. My Final Photo for Aug. 7, 2021.
Angie Haver receives hugs from Generations dancers at the Alum Creek Amphitheater after their performance marking the end of summer camp which Haver didn't get to help teach as she recovered from Covid. My Final Photo for Aug. 6, 2021.
A baseball coach instructs one of his players at Alum Creek Park where other coaches work with the football team practicing at the other end of the field. My Final Photo for Aug. 5, 2021.
Firefighters move another firefighter to a gurney sitting on the dock at Red Bank Marina under the watch of a doctor and deputy fire chief during water rescue training on Hoover Wednesday. My Final Photo for Aug. 4, 2021.
Novice sailors navigate their way around a set of buoys marking a shorter course for their smaller boats during lessons at Hoover Sail Club Tuesday. My Final Photo for Aug. 3, 2021.
Dead Johnsongrass turns brown at the edge of a section of the soybean fields at the Braun Farm beginning to show promise of rapid growth under a partly cloudy August sky. My Final Photo for Aug. 2, 2021.
An overflow crowd gathers on the lawns at the Westerville Amphitheatre Sunday evening to hear “The British Invasion” as part of the Summer Concert Series that was canceled last year because of the pandemic. My Final Photo for August 1, 2021.