Business, Life in Delaware County

Delaware County Is One Generous Place

16 Nov , 2018  

There’s proof that Delaware County is home to some very generous people.  Not only that, the same can be said for some of its neighbors and near-neighbors

This was the conclusion of a recent analysis performed by the financial company Smart Asset. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Castle Arts Affair Continues This Weekend

15 Nov , 2018  

It’s an annual celebration of arts in the middle of central Ohio – and just in time for the beginning of the holiday season.

The 29th annual Castle Arts Affair continue this weekend at the Delaware County Cultural Arts Center (The Arts Castle). It’s a veritable “arts for everyone” extravaganza, featuring dozens of Ohio artists and benefitting the Arts Castle, a non-profit community arts center serving Delaware County and surrounding counties. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Free Flu Shots This Friday And Saturday

15 Nov , 2018  

In a series of efforts to give back to the Delaware community, Hometown Urgent Care, Ohio’s largest urgent care system, is offering free flu shots (for the second weekend in a row) at their Delaware location on both Friday and Saturday, November 16, and 17 from 9 AM – 5 PM. Neither an appointment nor proof of insurance will be needed.  More…

Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Professor And Team Honored For Out-Of-This-World Study

15 Nov , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University professor Chris Wolverton and the team working on his NASA-funded research have earned a NASA Ames Research Center Honor Award for their study of how plants grow in outer space. More…

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Business

Another Destination To Be Available Nonstop For Area Travelers

14 Nov , 2018  

Several days ago we shared news that Delaware Countians were about ready to get a quicker way to visit the Rocky Mountain West as Delta Airlines adds nonstop flights from Columbus to Salt Lake City. On Tuesday, a similar announcement was made – this time a different destination, a different airline, and even a different airport!

Allegiant announced nine new nonstop routes to Sarasota. Florida via Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) from: Asheville; Baltimore; Grand Rapids; Cleveland; Columbus; Harrisburg; Nashville; Richmond; and Syracuse. More…

Delaware County

County Communities Invited To Apply For Trail Funding

14 Nov , 2018  

The Delaware County Trail Committee is launching the Trail Assistance Program for 2019 and invites Delaware County communities and organizations to apply for funding.

The Delaware County Board of Commissioners will be budgeting $100,000 in grant money to assist in the construction of trails within the county. The Delaware County Trail Committee will accept grant applications through January 31, 2019. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Library Online Checkbook Launched

13 Nov , 2018  

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel announced today the launch of the Delaware County District Library’s online checkbook on OhioCheckbook.com.

In December 2014, Treasurer Mandel launched OhioCheckbook.com, which sets a new national standard for government transparency and for the first time in Ohio history puts all state spending information on the internet.  OhioCheckbook.com recently earned Ohio the number one government transparency ranking in the country for the third year in a row.     More…

Ohio Wesleyan University

Ohio Wesleyan Named As One Of America’s Most Innovative Colleges

13 Nov , 2018  

When College Consensus set out to create a list of American colleges and universities which might be underrated but which are also doing important and creative work, they took note of the programs at Ohio Wesleyan University.

As a result, the college was included in the top 50 of such schools – number 31, to be exact. More…

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Arch Over Sandusky Street

12 Nov , 2018  

Life in Delaware County

Central Ohio High-Crash Intersection List Released; Delaware County Has Four In Top 100

12 Nov , 2018  

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has released its Top 100 Regional High-Crash Intersections list for 2018. Ranking of intersections is based on a formula that considers number of crashes, traffic volume and severity over the three-year period 2015-2017. MORPC produces the list on an annual basis to help local and regional partners better understand crash patterns that occur and help prioritize transportation safety investments. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Rolled Ice Cream Rolls Into Polaris Area

11 Nov , 2018  

Have you had rolled ice cream yet? If not, that new taste sensation is now a bit closer to your front door.

Simply Rolled Polaris had its Grand Opening celebration on Sunday and is now open for business at 673 Worthington Road in Westerville, just east of I-71. More…

Life in Delaware County

Winter Program Guide Now Available For Preservation Parks

11 Nov , 2018  

Preservation Parks of Delaware County has published its online program guide for the Winter of 2018-2019.

Noting that “Winter is a special season,” the guide details events happening in each of the parks during the months of December, January, and February. More…

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Clean Up On Aisle – Make That Lane – 2

11 Nov , 2018  

Business, Planet Oasis News

Planet Oasis Dispute Now In Court

11 Nov , 2018  

The public disagreement between parties associated with the announced entertainment development in Delaware County initially given the name “Planet Oasis” is now a legal one.

Media sources reported this weekend that the Planet Oasis dispute has now made its way to the courtroom. In specific, one set of parties has brought an action against another in a suit filed in the Delaware County Court of Common Pleas. More…

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