Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Vice President Becomes President Of National College Admission Organization

3 Oct , 2018  

Stefanie Niles, vice president for enrollment and communications at Ohio Wesleyan University, has assumed the presidency of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) Saturday at the association’s 74th National Conference in Salt Lake City.

Concerns about college access, the welfare of undocumented students, rising college costs, and other pressing issues initially spurred Niles to run for board service last year. She is in the second year of a three-year presidential cycle. More…


Life in Delaware County

Delaware County Traffic Fatalities, Traffic Citations Down This Year

2 Oct , 2018  

With the new month, the Ohio Highway Patrol has released year-to-date information about Delaware County traffic. Those numbers suggest that there has been a modest but real downturn in both fatal crashes and the number of traffic-related stops and violations. More…

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Business, Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware Entrepreneurial Center To Debut On October 4

1 Oct , 2018  

The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at Ohio Wesleyan University will open officially on October 4 with an afternoon ribbon-cutting, remarks, and public tours. The celebration will continue that evening with the 2018 Robert L. Milligan Leaders in Business Lecture.

The newly renovated 6,000-square-foot entrepreneurial center is a collaboration of Ohio Wesleyan, Delaware County, and the City of Delaware. It is the first-of-its-kind liberal arts business accelerator and the first-of-its-kind city, county, and educational institute partnership. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Living In Powell, Get Free Leaf Pickup

1 Oct , 2018  

In the fall, it’s not hard to find a pile of leaves somewhere that needs raking and clearing.

In the City of Powell, leaves are collected free of charge by Rumpke during the fall season. Leaves should be placed in paper yard waste bags or in receptacles marked with yard waste stickers and set curbside along with your regular trash, on Tuesday, the City’s trash collection day.

If you have questions about the City leaf collection, call 614.885.5380, ext. 1001. For more information regarding proper leaf disposal, please review the City’s Trash and Recycling Services page.


Ohio Wesleyan University

Bishops Study Music Composition In Italy

30 Sep , 2018  

A group of Ohio Wesleyan University music composition students traveled to Italy to study “From Notes to Sound: Contemporary Composition in Alba, Italy.” During their OWU Connection experience, they attended the summer 2018 Alba Music Festival Composition Program, where they participated in masterclasses and workshops. More…



Soon You Can Float Away Your Stress

29 Sep , 2018  

A new experience is coming to Delaware County in the coming days.

Urban Float will soon be opening on Worthington Road in Westerville, and specifically in the Westar Neighborhood Retail Center. More…


Paws And Prevention Downtown

29 Sep , 2018  

Downtown Delaware is “going to the dogs” from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on October 5.

October’s First Friday, sponsored by Main Street Delaware, will feature fire trucks and furry friends throughout the downtown. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University, Sports

Watch The Battling Bishops For Free On Fall Community Day

28 Sep , 2018  

The community is invited to cheer on the Battling Bishops October 13 with free admission to Ohio Wesleyan University’s varsity football, volleyball, and women’s and men’s soccer games.

The daylong celebration of OWU athletics is this year’s Fall Community Day, sponsored by the Bishop Backers. The Oct. 13 sports competitions include: More…



Homecoming Tonight At Big Walnut: Here Are Important Times To Remember

27 Sep , 2018