1808Delaware

Delaware County News: Tuesday

19 Nov , 2019  

Each day, 1808Delaware collects and shares the best writing and most important stories from local and other media covering Delaware County. For tweets from over 100 local sources, visit Delaware County Tweets (left sidebar on desktop, scroll down on mobile).

Weather for Tuesday
Hi 43º | 10% chance of rain | Rain returns on Thursday

Delaware Gazette:

Ohio governor discovers Stratford
Explore great outdoors by hiking

ThisWeek News:

NCAs muddle proposed Evans Farm annexation into Delaware

Ohio Wesleyan University

Catch A Concert This Week

19 Nov , 2019  

One of the many advantages for Delaware and Delaware Countians of living close to a nationally respected university is access to good music on a regular basis.

Opportunities arrive this week to enjoy two very different musical groups affiliated with Ohio Wesleyan University

On Tuesday evening at 8 PM, OWU’s Park Avenue Jazz Ensemble will appear in concert, conducted by faculty member Kevin Turner. More…

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Twitter

OWU Museum Exhibition To Be Featured On Broad & High Thursday

19 Nov , 2019  

Broad & High on Twitter

When jewelry is more like sculpture… “Bijoux Contemporains” features work by 13 contemporary Francophone jewelry artists. It’s currently on view at the Ross Art Museum at @OhioWesleyan and check out our profile Thursday night at 8p on @WOSU!

Delaware

Not Your Usual Swearing In

19 Nov , 2019  

Delaware City, Ohio on Twitter

It’s always a special night when new City Council members are sworn in. Evan Hoffman, son of new 3rd Ward member Cory Hoffman, gave the best shout out tonight, with sister Mara and mom Megan looking on. https://t.co/MTU14YqpCb

Life in Delaware County

Home For The Holidays Coming To Downtown Delaware

19 Nov , 2019  

Jot down the dates of December 6, 7, and 8 on your calendar and make plans to join your friends downtown as Delaware celebrates the holidays in traditional style.

It’s the annual “Home for the Holidays Weekend,” when the streets come alive with Christmas cheer.

The events begin on Friday with the annual Christmas tree lighting. Also taking place that evening will be hand drawn carriage rides around downtown — just $1 for passangers over the age of 5, performances by local musical groups, and Santa appearing at the Strand Theatre from 7 until 9 PM. More…

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Life in Delaware County, Ohio Wesleyan University

Looking Up For New Vistas

18 Nov , 2019  

Did you know that the fine folks at Perkins Observatory offer a monthly lecture series aimed at adults who want to learn more about astronomical topics?

New Visits in Astronomy meets on one Thursday night each month and is geared toward a more adult audience. It is a “mini-course” in astronomy, in which OSU and OWU professors discuss their current research and any new findings in their area of expertise. More…

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Delaware County

Four Most Wanted Include Two Wanted By Delaware County Sheriff

18 Nov , 2019  

MUGSHOTS: U.S. Marshals 4 most-wanted fugitives in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – A new list of the most wanted fugitives in central Ohio has just been announced by the United States Marshals Service. The charges for these four fugitives include burglary-related parole violations and escape. The USMS is asking anyone with information about the location of the fugitives to submit an anonymous tip […]

Sports

OWU Moves To NCAA Division III Soccer Third Round

18 Nov , 2019  

Sophomore midfielder Hector Gomez (Columbus/St. Francis DeSales) scored to wipe out a 1-0 deficit and senior forward Adam Yingling (Gettysburg, Pa./Gettysburg Area) tallied the game-winner as 16th-ranked Ohio Wesleyan defeated ninth-/sixth-ranked Chicago in the second round of the NCAA Division III tournament on Saturday at Hope College in Holland, Mich.

Ohio Wesleyan advances to face Luther (Iowa), which advanced on penalty kicks after a 1-1 tie with Wisconsin-Superior, in the NCAA Division III third round at 1 PM (Central Standard Time) on Friday at North Park University in Chicago.  Friday’s other third-round game will feature Calvin (Mich.) against host North Park. The winners of the third-round games will meet in a national quarterfinal contest set for 3 p.m. (Central Standard Time) on Saturday at North Park. More…

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Genoa Township

Genoa Township Looking For Committee Volunteers

17 Nov , 2019  

Nine committees serve a vital link between the Genoa Township Board of Trustees and the Township’s residents, providing input into policy and decision making.

These resident-drive committees are seeking new members.

Not only does the Township benefit from the talents of each participant, but committee members have said that they feel a greater sense of connection with neighbors after becoming involved. Residents from all backgrounds and professions are encouraged to apply for committee appointments; the variety provides a cross section of the community that brings diverse insight and talent. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

From OWU To The Mayo Clinic

17 Nov , 2019  

Molecular-Level Interactions

Ohio Wesleyan Student Conducts Research at Mayo Clinic Name: Emma Hall ’21 Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan Majors: Neuroscience and Biochemistry Experience: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at Mayo Clinic Hall spent the summer researching “Stress, Locomotion, and Zebrafish Mutant Analysis” under the mentorship of Karl Clark, Ph.D., in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Life in Delaware County

Celebrate The Holidays With Wildlights

17 Nov , 2019  

It’s beginning to look a lot like Wildlights season at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium! One of Central Ohio’s most cherished holiday traditions, Wildlights, efficiently powered by AEP Ohio, opened to the general public on Friday and will run through January 5.

This year marks the 31st Wildlights season with more holiday cheer than ever before. The entire Zoo will be transformed into a winter wonderland covered in millions of LED lights. Some of this year’s main Wildlights attractions include: More…

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Life in Delaware County

Celebrate With Friends At Friendsgiving

15 Nov , 2019  

It’s an opportunity to celebrate the season, meet new friends, and enjoy great food.

Friendsgiving takes place on Wednesday, November 20 beginning at 6:00 PM. Hosted by [gath∙er] and Main Street Delaware, Inc. and in partnership with Bolton Insurance Agency and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Big Hill – The SJV Group, LLC, enjoy a traditional, made from scratch Thanksgiving meal presented by Fresh Start Cafe & Bakery. More…

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Sports

Bishops Win First Game In NCAA Soccer Tournament

15 Nov , 2019  

Men’s Soccer vs Hope on 11/15/2019 – Box Score

The official box score of Men’s Soccer vs Hope on 11/15/2019

Life in Delaware County

Santa Arrives at Polaris This Weekend

15 Nov , 2019  

That time is upon us yet again – when a jolly man in red and white starts making appearances in various central Ohio locations.

On November 17, Santa Claus will be arriving in the area’s largest indoor shopping experience, Polaris Fashion Place.

Santa’s Holiday Kickoff Parade takes place on Sunday afternoon at 1 PM. The parade will start in the food hall and will end at the Santa set. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Delaware City Council To Hold Organizational Meeting

15 Nov , 2019  

It’s what cities all over Ohio are doing after the recent election — they are reorganizing and preparing for the next term of office.

In the case of Delaware City Council, that involves an organiational meeting, set for November 18 at 7 PM in Council Chambers. More…

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