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Photo caption: Bexley native, Beth Triffon, center, appears with Mindy Sterling and Ken Lerner, in an episode of "The Goldbergs" that aired in December 2020. Richard Cartwright, ABC

Bexley native lands role on ABC sitcom ‘The Goldbergs’

Article reprinted from the Columbus Distpach.  Photo caption: Bexley native, Beth Triffon, center, appears with Mindy Sterling and Ken Lerner, in an episode of “The Goldbergs” that aired in December 2020. Richard Cartwright, ABC At around 7 years old, Bexley native Beth Triffon had a life-defining moment during summer camp at Columbus Children’s Theatre. “I Read More

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Alumna Speaks on Water Conservation

The December 3 lunchtime Zoom meeting of the BHS Environmental Club featured Kate Morgan, Class of 2013 (pictured above) as the guest speaker. Kate currently works in Washington D.C. for the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) where she serves as Senior Coordinator of Water Investments.  Environmental Club advisor Scott Logsdon noted that Kate is Read More

Sue Elllen Schwartz Kuelzer, BHS Class of ‘58

Grendel’s Den – Where Bexley and Boston Meet

The special connections between BHS alumni often extend to family members, from siblings to cousins. Such is the case for Mark Friedman, ‘77 who shared a special connection with his cousin Sue Elllen Schwartz Kuelzer, BHS Class of ‘58.  (pictured above) According to Mark, “No one loved Bexley or was more proud of her native Read More

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Giving to BEF at Year-End

One of the few highlights for 2020 is that it is a good year to give to the charities you care about, including the Bexley Education Foundation. For the 2020 tax year, you can deduct up to $300 in cash donations without having to itemize. For small nonprofit organizations like BEF, gifts of up to Read More

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Baron Wolman, Whose Photos Helped Start Rolling Stone, Dies at 83

Photo Caption: Baron Wolman was photographed by the concert promoter Bill Graham at the Woodstock festival in 1969. He was noted for his ability to gain the trust of his subjects.Credit…Bill Graham Baron Wolman was a graduate of Bexley High School Class of 1955.  He was the magazine’s first photographer, capturing Frank Zappa, Janis Joplin, Read More

The Henn Family - photo credit to The Columbus Dispatch, courtesy the Henn Family

Mom raises 4 surgeons in Bexley home after husband’s death

From The Columbus Dispatch by Ken Gordon – After her husband’s sudden death, Molly Henn managed to put her boys through college and medical school. The youngest just accepted a position with Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center. The way Lucas Henn sees it, when his father died unexpectedly in 1993 — leaving behind five Read More

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Students Form Anti-Racism Project

“Young people, when informed and empowered, when they realize that what they do truly makes a difference, can indeed change the world.” – Jane Goodall   With leadership from both current and recent Bexley High School graduates, the Bexley community joined together on Saturday, June 6 to march to the Ohio Statehouse, in a show Read More

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Celebrating the Class of 2020

The Bexley community came together to make sure that the Bexley High School Class of 2020 was honored and celebrated despite the restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Time honored traditions were given a new look, and new recognitions, including congratulatory yard signs and street pole banners, were created for the 177 graduates whose senior Read More

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Bexley Alumnae Achieve Goal of Attending Military Academies

By CHRIS BOURNEA THISWEEKNEWS.COM Members of the Bexley High School class of 2020 will embark on a variety of higher learning and career paths, including classmates and childhood friends Ella Hayden and Rayne Wilson, who are planning to enroll in military academies to prepare them for careers in the armed services. Hayden has been accepted to Read More

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The BHS Class of 2020 Needs You

Bexley High School Alumni across the country and the world are connected by shared experiences, including the Prom, Senior Party, Senior Recognition Assembly, graduation in the high school stadium and yes, even Senior tag. For the Class of 2020, these treasured milestones have been deeply affected by the COVID 19 pandemic, and the near future Read More