Life in Delaware County

Delaware County Receiving Federal Funds Through ODNR

18 Jul , 2019  

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is distributing more than $485,000 of federal funds to 18 counties, which will primarily go toward improving schools and roads. Counties receiving funding include Athens, Delaware, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson, Lawrence, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry, Scioto, Vinton, Washington, Licking, Mahoning, Portage, Stark and Trumbull. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Classic Cars During A Classic Summer

18 Jul , 2019  

The 26th Delaware Classic Car Show, sponsored by Performance Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Delaware, is this Saturday in downtown Delaware.

Admission to the show is free. Registration begins at 7 AM and trophy presentations at 4 PM. New this year is a live concert, from 5 to 7 PM by the Reaganomics. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Join In A Delaware Lake Clean-Up This Saturday

17 Jul , 2019  

Partnering organizations from across Delaware County are convening at the Delaware State Park Beach this Saturday to make a difference for the local natural environment.

The Olentangy Watershed Alliance is celebrating its 20th Anniversary by hosting a clean-up at Delaware Lake. More…

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Life in Delaware County

COSI Science Festival Is Coming In 2020

15 Jul , 2019  

Coming off of a successful 2019 COSI Science Festival, COSI has announced the dates of the 2020 COSI Science Festival along with the addition of new partner cities where events will be held.

One of those communities is right here in Delaware County. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Crazy For You First Summer Enrichment Series Production

14 Jul , 2019  

Enjoy the talents of Westerville City School District students at the inaugural Summer Enrichment Series production of Crazy For You, taking place from July 18-21 at Westerville North High School.=

This historic event brings students from all WCSD middle schools and high schools together for the first time. Students in grades 8-12 have participated in a six week rehearsal process under the direction and supervision of all three high school directors and a team of professionals. More…

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Life in Delaware County

First Ohio Measles Case Confirmed

13 Jul , 2019  

Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director Amy Acton, MD, MPH has confirmed the state’s first measles case of 2019. The young adult from Stark County recently traveled to a state with confirmed measles cases. ODH is currently not disclosing additional information about the infected individual. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Parade Of Homes Starts Sunday

13 Jul , 2019  

Sunday brings the start of the 2019 BIA Parade of Homes.

This year’s edition takes place in southern Delaware County’s Evans Farm, the area’s only community designed around the principles of new urbanism. More…

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Life in Delaware County, Ohio Wesleyan University, Schools

Spend Your Whole Lifetime Learning

12 Jul , 2019  

Online registration begins July 15 and runs through September 4 for the inaugural session of the Lifelong Learning Institute at Ohio Wesleyan University. Telephone and mail-in registration begin July 22. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Powell Police Find Body Of Missing Juvenile

11 Jul , 2019  

The Powell Police Department has located the body of 17-year-old Dallas Matvey who went missing this past Sunday, July 7.

“We send our condolences to the family members and friends of Dallas,” said Interim Chief of Police Stephen Hrytzik. “This is never the outcome you want. We will continue to offer our assistance to his family members and friends through this tragedy.” More…

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Life in Delaware County

Beer And Wine Festival Coming To Boardman Arts Park

10 Jul , 2019  

Boardman Arts Park is the place, and Saturday, July 13 is the date, for the return of the Delaware County Beer & Wine Festival.

The Festival, which will take place from 1 PM until 6 PM, will feature numerous activities and events that are designed to create an atmosphere of community and creativity. More…

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Life in Delaware County

It Was A Dangerous Fourth Of July On Ohio, Delaware County Roads

10 Jul , 2019  

It was a dangerous holiday and weekend in Delaware County and across the state over the Fourth of July, according to numbers released this week by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

In fact, the county ranked as the fifth highest statewide in terms of reported incidents (1,288). That includes all manner of incidents in which the Patrol was involved, not just car accidents. More…

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Life in Delaware County

It’s A Sweet Caper At Stratford

9 Jul , 2019  

The folks at the Stratford Ecological Center have come across of bit of a crime. Join them as they host the “Honey Heist & Bee Adventure” this month.

This is a unique, exciting opportunity available solely at the Center. This one-of-a-kind event will take you on a journey from flower, to hive, to honey house, to bottle as you harvest the honey right from the hives! More…

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Life in Delaware County, Polaris Area

New Building, Three New Retailers On Gemini Parkway

8 Jul , 2019  

According to Columbus Business First, the building pictured above will soon house new locations for City Barbecue, Bruster’s Ice Cream, and Row House Fitness. It is on Gemini Parkway immediately to the west of the new Art Van store.

City Barbecue is a Columbus-based chain that currently has nine additional locations in central Ohio, including one on Sancus Boulevard in the Polaris area. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Driver’s License Reinstatement Clinic To Be Held

7 Jul , 2019  

Judges David Sunderman and Marianne Hemmeter of the Delaware Municipal Court, as well as Cindy Dinovo, Clerk of Courts, have announced that the court will hold a driver’s license reinstatement clinic on Friday, July 26, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Make a Splash at Zoombezi Bay Family Nights

6 Jul , 2019  

Don’t miss your chance to light up the night during Zoombezi Bay Family Nights. There are still five Family Nights events this season, each with special late night activities until 11 PM on Friday nights now through August 2. More…

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