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28 Dec , 2018  

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Population Estimates Show Extent Of Central Ohio Population Boom

26 Dec , 2018  

Central Ohio is on track to become a region of 3 million people by 2050, according to the latest population estimates from the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC). The estimates are developed annually by MORPC to provide up-to-date insights into the patterns of growth in the 15-county region.

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Take A Hike To Start The Year Off Right

24 Dec , 2018  

There are two opportunities to begin your 2019 with hikes through nature in Delaware County.

A “New Year’s Day Hike” will start things off at 10 AM on Tuesday. This is the a healthy hike led by Preservation Parks’ volunteer Len Fisher through the woods and prairies of Deer Haven Park and Havener Park. Afterward, put up your feet a bit and warm up with a hot beverage and cookies by the fireplace in the visitors center.

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Record Holiday Traffic Expected In Ohio, ODOT Says

23 Dec , 2018  

AAA is forecasting that a record-4.6 million Ohioans will travel more than 50 miles from home this holiday. More than 90 percent of those Ohioans will travel by vehicle.

The last time Christmas fell on a Tuesday, 2012, Ohio roads experienced a 37 percent increase in traffic volume, according to Ohio Department of Transportation traffic count stations.”We expect to see a lot of vehicles on Ohio’s highways this holiday season, especially between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. over the weekend before Christmas,” said Dave Gardner, manager of the ODOT Traffic Monitoring Section.

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Find A Christmas Eve Service

23 Dec , 2018  

Christmas Eve 2018 falls on a Monday, which makes for interesting service time schedules for Delaware County’s Christian faith communities. Most churches are holding services on both Sunday and Monday.

Here is a current list of known Christmas services. If you have one we can add to this list, please send it to: 1808delaware@gmail.com. We will be updating and re-publicizing this list through Monday afternoon. Services are on Monday unless otherwise noted. Thank you to all who submitted dates and times.

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Man Indicted After Jewelry Reported Missing

22 Dec , 2018  

A Delaware County Grand Jury has returned an eight-count indictment against 32-year-old William Ryan Yerian of Oak Hill, Ohio.

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Kasich Signs 31 New Measures Into Law

20 Dec , 2018  

Ohio has several new laws on the books, each of which will become effective at some point in the coming months.

Each was signed by Governor Kasich after passage during the lame duck session of the Ohio General Assembly.

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Awards Given For Keeping County Beautiful

18 Dec , 2018  

Several community members, leaders, schools and groups received recognition at the annual Keep Delaware County Beautiful Awards that occurred on December 13 at Stratford Ecological Center.

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First Two Weeks Of Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Statistics Released

18 Dec , 2018  

The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy has activated the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Patient & Caregiver Registry.

The Registry is the online portal where physicians with a certificate to recommend medical marijuana will register patients and caregivers, and also issue recommendations. Patients and caregivers will also complete their registrations, and update their registration details, using the Registry.

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Send Us Your Christmas Eve And Day Service Times

18 Dec , 2018  

For our first Christmas, 1808Delaware will be sharing time and locations for Christmas Eve services in Delaware County. If you are aware of a service, please share that information with us prior to Friday at 5 PM by sending an email to: 1808Delaware@gmail.com.

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State Of The Region Date Announced

18 Dec , 2018  

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, better known as “MORPC,” has announced that the date for its annual main event has been set.

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Christmas Is Around The Corner, Which Means So Is Christmas Tree Disposal

18 Dec , 2018  

Not to spoil the holidays, but just so that you are prepared we are sharing information about Christmas tree disposal in Delaware County ahead of time.

The City of Powell has shared news on the subject of disposal of Christmas trees after the holidays. According to the City website,

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Christmas Movie Filmed In Powell To Air This Weekend

15 Dec , 2018  

Christmas is clearly in the air in southern Delaware County –even in the middle of the summer!

The City of Powell has shared the news that a movie filmed in Powell this past summer, “Country Christmas Album,” is making its cable TV debut this weekend. The film will be shown on the ION Channel (Spectrum Channel 231 in Powell) at 9 PM on Saturday.

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Charges Filed Against Delaware Man For Threatening School Shooting

14 Dec , 2018  

The Delaware County Prosecutor’s Office has filed a bill of information against 18-year-old Troy Fisher Ferguson of Delaware.

A bill of information is an official filing of charges without a grand jury presentation. A bill of information was filed in this case because parties agreed to the charge before having to go before a grand jury.

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