History/Tourism

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…

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Twitter

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

27 Sep , 2018  

History/Tourism

Brilliant Colors Around The Corner: Latest From ODNR Including The Official Ohio Video Fall Color Forecast

27 Sep , 2018  

Fans of fall color in the Buckeye State in central Ohio are getting ready for their favorite season of the year. What’s it going to be like in 2018? We have some answers today on 1808Delaware.

Ohio’s forest canopies will soon begin their color transformation to strong reds, vivid yellows and bold oranges that encourage people to visit the Buckeye State to catch that first glimpse of color. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), in partnership with TourismOhio, will help people find the best locations to view the changing colors throughout the fall. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Delaware Man Facing Drug Charges In Federal Court Related To Three Fatal Overdoses

27 Sep , 2018  

The Columbus Dispatch reported on Wednesday afternoon that a Delaware man, Darnell A. Reeves, has been charged in federal court on nine drug-related charges. According to the article, the charges each carry potential 20 years to life prison terms. More…

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Delaware

Final Opportunity To Join Others In Shaping Delaware’s Future

27 Sep , 2018  

You have one more opportunity to share your vision for Delaware’s future Thursday evening. Through September, four highly interactive workshops have been held, each designed to allow all who attend the chance to provide ideas to help shape the “Delaware Together” comprehensive plan.

These workshops have included a brief presentation with information on the planning process followed by small-group work at which participants will be asked to share thoughts and take part in a mapping exercise. More…

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Schools

Jane Austen Travels To Orange Township (With Video)

26 Sep , 2018  

Lovers of classic English literature and fans of quality high school theatrical productions are in for a treat later this week.

Olentangy Orange High School Theatre is presenting Sense and Sensibility, Kate Hamill’s brilliant 2016 adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic story. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Fight The Flu This Season With The Delaware General Health District

26 Sep , 2018  

Your local health district is again helping county residents to “fight the flu” by offering flu shots at various locations and times.

There are three primary opportunities for inoculations: More…

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Life in Delaware County

Boo ‘N Brew This October

25 Sep , 2018  

Polaris Fashion Place gets in the seasonal spirit as it presents Boo ‘N Brew, a Halloween-themed event for all ages.

During the event, families can stroll up and down the Lifestyle Center area of Polaris collecting goodies from merchants and take part in fun, kid-friendly activities including crafts, a costume parade, entertainers, and more. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

Cloud 9 To Be Presented By OWU Theatre Department

25 Sep , 2018  

The structures of family, function, and freedom are all contested in Caryl Churchill’s “Cloud 9” presented by Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Theatre & Dance. In this fast-paced farce, the audience follows a family from colonial Africa in 1880 to modern-day London in 2018, as the family searches for truth in a world that won’t stop spinning.

“Cloud 9” will be performed at 8 PM on October 4, 5, and 6, and at 2 PM on October 7 on the Main Stage of Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware, on the Ohio Wesleyan campus. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Watch Those Left Turns In Downtown Powell

25 Sep , 2018  

The Powell Police Department plans to increase enforcement at the Olentangy and Liberty Street intersection in order to reduce the number of motorists making illegal left turns during the prohibited time frame.

It is illegal to make a left turn at the intersection from 4-7 PM Monday-Friday. Powell Police monitored the intersection during the week of August 13-17, 2018 and found that more than 150 cars made illegal left turns during the prohibited time frames. More…

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Business, Planet Oasis News

Dispatch Profiles Glimcher’s Vision For Planet Oasis

24 Sep , 2018  

This weekend, the Columbus Dispatch turned its attention to the developer David Glimcher and to the project which, if constructed to any large degree, would be transformative for Delaware County.

In a piece entitled, “Vision guides Planet Oasis developer David Glimcher,” writer Steve Wartenberg asked Glimcher questions about Planet Oasis’ concept, plans, location, and goals. More…

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