Cold Weather Welding

Cold Weather Welding

A welder ignores the early morning snow as he anchors mounts for siding on the floor levels of the DHL building being built in the Westar center. My Final Photo for Jan. 17, 2019.

Inniswood Flag Retreat

A ranger at Inniswood Metro Gardens lowers the flag at dusk and near the time of the park closing for the day. My Final Photo for Jan. 16, 2019.

Looking For A Morning Meal

A seagull searches for a winter meal flying over the waters of Hoover Reservoir on a below-freezing morning that saw the lake covered in a light layer of fog. My Final Photo for Jan. 15, 2019.

Winter Morning Sunrise

The morning sun rises behind the barn at the Braun Farm property on a cold winter day. My Final Photo for Jan. 14, 2019.

It’s Snow Day For Golf

A quartet of disc golfers plays the snow-covered back nine at the course at Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Jan. 13, 2019.

Saturday’s Snow Begins

A woman checks her phone while walking her dog early Saturday morning as the first snow of the day begins to fall. My Final Photo for Jan. 12, 2019.

Cold Weather Early Morning Cleaning

A concrete truck operator works in a cloud of water condensation rising from his truck as he cleans it after delivering a morning load to the DHL construction site. My Final Photo for Jan. 11, 2019.

Winter Welcome Calling Card

A morning snow squall blows heavy snow across bales of hay on a farm field on North West Street in Westerville Thursday. My Final Photo for Jan. 10, 2019.

Clearing Debris From The Edges

A construction worker stepped away from his powered sweeper and took to a push broom to clear debris from the edges of the loading dock section of the recently upgraded section of the parking lot and walkways at The Point at Otterbein University. My Final Photo for Jan. 9, 2019.

Firefighter Training Rollup

Firefighters roll out hoses preparing them for storage after completing a training program at the old party house on the future park property on Hempstead Road. My Final Photo for Jan. 8, 2019.


A city electric worker tosses an ornament to another worker on the ground as the holiday tree in front of city hall is removed at the end of the Christmas season. My Final Photo for Jan. 7, 2019.

Boardwalk Winter Fishing

A fisherman rests on the railing at the Galena boardwalk as he checks his gear while enjoying an unusually warm winter day at Hoover. My Final Photo for Jan. 6, 2019.

Teal Ribbon Painters

Volunteers tie teal bows to utility poles and trees in Uptown Westerville marking Cervical Cancer Awareness Month with a program named Paint the Town Teal. My Final Photo for Jan. 5, 2019.

Washing The Car Wash

The car wash on North State at Old County Line Road gets its own washdown after a customer cleaned mud from an ATV recently run through its paces. My Final Photo for Jan. 4, 2019.

Power Pole Replacement

City electric workers install a crossmember atop a utility pole at Home and State to replace an adjacent pole that recently failed inspection. My Final Photo for Jan. 3, 2019.

Construction Site Repairs

Construction workers make repairs to plastic sheeting ripped from the DHL building site during the New Years Eve windstorm. My Final Photo for Jan. 2, 2019.

First Of The Year Race

A sailor prepares his craft for a race among friends at Hoover Sail Club on the first day of the new year. My Final Photo for Jan. 1, 2019.

Rainy End Of The Year

A morning rain covers the windows of a car parked at the Braun Farm barn with little hope for anything other than continued storms for the day. My Final Photo for Dec. 31, 2018.

Against The Evening Cold

A young woman shields herself against the evening cold as she watches skaters at the Westerville Skatepark at sunset. My Final Photo for Dec. 30, 2018.

Renovation Removal

A tree trimmer prepares to top out an evergreen cleared from a yard as part of the renovation of a home in Uptown. My Final Photo for Dec. 29, 2018.

A Late Afternoon View

A photographer stands on a spillway cover to photograph the afternoon sky at the base of Hoover Dam in Columbus. My Final Photo for Dec. 28, 2018.

The felled are falling

A tree trimmer watches a felled section of tree fall to the ground during tree removal on the Otterbein campus during winter break. My Final Photo for Dec. 27, 2018.

Gary Gardiner
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