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The Griswolds Of Orange Township

12 Dec , 2018  

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18 County Senior Service Programs Receive Grants

12 Dec , 2018  

SourcePoint recently approved $615,792 in grant funding for 18 senior service programs in Delaware County. SourcePoint provides annual funding to other nonprofit organizations as a cost-effective, efficient way to address the needs of local seniors. Each year, the board of directors reviews grant applications and selects those organizations that fill service gaps in the community, providing valuable services to older adults.

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Soaring Sounds Of The Season This Sunday

12 Dec , 2018  

Enjoy incredible music performed by local voices and orchestra this Sunday as the Delaware Community Chorus performs the “Magnificat” of English composer John Rutter.

This holiday performance will include this piece, exquisite carols by Rutter, and delightful songs of the season.

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Your 2019 Paychecks May Be A Bit Bigger

11 Dec , 2018  

From the Ohio Department of Taxation:

Beginning January 1, millions of Ohioans will be getting a bit more money in their paychecks. At the direction of Governor John R. Kasich, Tax Commissioner Joe Testa said on Monday that Ohio will be reducing withholding rates used by employers to calculate required payroll deductions for the state income tax.

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Register Today For Winter Community Day 2019

11 Dec , 2018  

The Bishop Backers invite you to save the date for Winter Community Day 2019, a countywide celebration of Delaware that includes free admission to an Ohio Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader and a Delaware Expo that showcases local nonprofit organizations and businesses.

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Parents, Let’s Talk Teen Driver Safety

9 Dec , 2018  

The Delaware General Health District takes teen driver safety very seriously.

As part of its mission to prevent accidental injury to all aged individuals, the effort to improve teen driver decision making is an integral part of its overall strategy. The need is clearly there, as accidents are the leading cause of death among young drivers in Delaware County.

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Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Shares Sad News Of Giraffe’s Death

9 Dec , 2018  

In an announcement on Saturday, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced the sad news that Masai giraffe Cami passed away four days after an emergency Cesarean section.

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Harlem Township Hosting Winter In The Park

8 Dec , 2018  

Boy, that man in the red suit gets around this time of year!

He’s traveled from Delaware to Powell to Polaris to Sunbury. Now, on Saturday, December 8, he will make an appearance in Galena at “Winter in the Park.”

This holiday happening takes place at the Harlem Township Community Park, 3858 State Route 605 in Galena.

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Meet The New Baby Elephant

7 Dec , 2018  



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December’s First Friday Has A Cooking Theme

6 Dec , 2018  

Cold temperatures are the among the many reasons why staying home and shopping local makes incredible sense this holiday season.

And with its dozens of retailers, Downtown Delaware is the perfect place to get “that” present for “that” person. More…

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Deer Hunt Numbers Down This Year, Weather Cited A Possible Reason

5 Dec , 2018  

Despite enduring some poor weather, hunters in Ohio checked 60,557 white-tailed deer during the 2018 weeklong deer-gun season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).

Last year, hunters checked 72,814 deer over the same period.  More…

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Holiday Home Tour Celebrates History

5 Dec , 2018  

The Northwest Neighborhood of Delaware, several square blocks of wonderful nineteenth and early twentieth century architecture, will be hosting its biennial Holiday Home Tour this weekend.

The 2018 edition will occur on Saturday, December 8 from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM. More…

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