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23 Oct , 2018  

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Latest Planet Oasis News

23 Oct , 2018  

The fate of the proposed Planet Oasis has become a rather uncertain commodity in recent days after previously aligned interests separated and each announced plans to move forward. More…

Delaware

Delaware City Council To Review Financial Reports

22 Oct , 2018  

Financial reports furnished to Delaware City Council in conjunction with the Finance Director’s Report for its meeting on Monday, October 22 largely reflect numbers moving in a positive direction, although they also include an increase in year-to-date expenditures. The reports were furnished by Dean Steltzer, Finance Director. More…

Delaware County

Proposed Blues Creek Development To Be Discussed At Special Ostrander Council Meeting

22 Oct , 2018  

Ongoing public conversation about the proposed Blues Creek Planned Residential Development will continue on Monday night as Ostrander Village Council holds a special meeting. An Executive Session will be held at 6:30 PM, and the public meeting will take place immediately afterward. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Library Now Offers Access To Lynda.com

21 Oct , 2018  

If you are the owner of a Delaware County District Library library card, you and Lynda can get acquainted at no charge.

Now owned by LinkedIn, Lynda.com is a massive collection of more than 12,000 online video courses led by industry experts and designed for any skill level. More…

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Hawk In The Sky

21 Oct , 2018  

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Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Has A New Director Of Admissions

21 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University has announced the appointment of Joshua Stevens as its director of admission. Previously the director of admissions at Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, Stevens has 14 years of experience in supporting domestic, international, and transfer students in the college search process. More…

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Delaware County

Delaware County Election Officials Recognized

20 Oct , 2018  

Out of 35,000 precinct election officials in Ohio this year, five were awarded the Ohio Secretary of State’s Precinct Election Officials Red Carpet award this year for services “above and beyond” the call of duty. And this year, two out of those five honorees came from Delaware County. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Teen Driver Safety Week Highlights Serious Issue

20 Oct , 2018  

The week of October 21-27 is designated as National Teen Driver Safety Week and members of the SAFE Teen Driver Safety Task Force are using the week to bring awareness to an increasingly tragic subject.

“Teens are more likely than older drivers to underestimate dangerous situations or not be able to recognize hazardous situations,” said Jackie Bain, SAFE coordinator and community health specialist for the Delaware General Health District. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Friends Of The Library Receives Statewide Award

19 Oct , 2018  

The Friends of the Delaware County District Library came home from a convention earlier this month with an award in their collective back pocket.

At the annual Convention of the Ohio Library Council, this year held at the Kalhari Resort in Sandusky, the local group was recognized with one of the key prizes at the Awards and Honors Luncheon – the Ohio Friends of the Library Recognition Award. More…

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Life in Delaware County

What’s Up With The Late Leaf Turning This Year?

18 Oct , 2018  

What gives with the green? Ohioans want to know, and ODNR has an answer.

“We are running anywhere from a week to two weeks behind on fall color this year,” says Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Fall Color Forester Greg Smith. “We’re anticipating really nice colors with the amount of moisture the trees have in them, and the recent cooler temperatures combined with bright, sunny days should trigger the onset of colorful changes in the leaves.” More…

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Life in Delaware County

City Of Delaware Halloween Party One Part Spooky, Two Parts Fun

18 Oct , 2018  

It’s a celebration of the season on Saturday, October 27 as the City of Delaware holds a Halloween Party.

Come dressed in your finest ghoulish gear and join our family friendly event. Activities include a trunk or treat, inflatables, live music, costume contest and safety demonstrations from our local fire and police departments. Treats include grilled hot dogs, cookies, a bonfire for roasting marshmallows and a cartload of pumpkins for the picking. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Announces November Public Event Schedule

18 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University has shared its November 2018 lineup of public events.

For the latest OWU event information, visit www.owu.edu/calendar or “like” www.facebook.com/OhioWesleyanUniversityNews. For a schedule of Battling Bishops athletics competitions, visit www.battlingbishops.com. Events in November include the following: More…

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Life in Delaware County

Genoa Township Named a Sustainable2050 Community

17 Oct , 2018  

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has certified five local governments as the first set of Sustainable2050 communities to achieve an elevated status for their actions to promote sustainability.

Genoa Township was one of those communities, joining the City of Dublin, the City of Gahanna, the City of Upper Arlington, and the Village of Lockbourne. More…

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