Schools

Olentangy Schools Offering Parent Workshops This Fall On Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

12 Sep , 2018  

Olentangy Local Schools‘ Equity and Inclusion Department on September 20th will kick off a Parent Workshop Series designed to help families support their children in raising awareness across a variety of topics relating to diversity, equity and inclusion.

The first workshop will feature Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, a well-respected professor at The Ohio State University and a OLSD ONE COMMUNITY presenter. Dr. Jeffries will share his knowledge and expertise on how to best navigate what can be daunting conversations around race and racism with your children. More…

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Twitter

Olentangy HS Pride

11 Sep , 2018  

OWU

OWU Ranks High in Multiple U.S. News & World Report Categories

11 Sep , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University is among the best of the nation’s best colleges, according to the newly released 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings.

The magazine features Ohio Wesleyan in three ranked categories as well as one unranked list. More…

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Business

New In The County: Condado Tacos

10 Sep , 2018  

As often as we can, 1808Delaware will be sharing news of new and expanded retail operations, restaurants, and other businesses opening somewhere within Delaware County. We’re calling this series “New in the County.”

We begin by sharing news of the recent opening of the newest Candado Tacos at 8958 Lyra Drive, just off of Gemini Place, west of I-71. More…

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1808Delaware, Business

Welcome to 1808Delaware

10 Sep , 2018  

On Saturday, we “flipped the switch” and activated 1808Delaware.

You may have some questions. What exactly is 1808Delaware? How is this place different from other online news and information sites? Why is it is called “1808Delaware?” Are there sites like this in other communities?

All great questions. Here’s what’s up. More…

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History/Tourism

TourismOhio Launches Online Center For All Things Fall Related

9 Sep , 2018  

Area residents know well that Delaware County and all of central Ohio can feature stunning fall colors as the days shorten and the temperatures cool. It might not seem like it at the moment, but the seasons are going to change sooner versus later.

To help Ohio travelers, friends and families create their own Fallidays, TourismOhio has launched a fall planning hub at Ohio.org/Fallidays. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Guarding The Good Theme Of HelpLine Annual Meeting

8 Sep , 2018  

HelpLine has announced that its Annual Meeting titled ‘Guarding the Good’ will be held on Tuesday, September 25 at 6 PM at the Ohio Wesleyan University’s Hamilton Williams Campus Center, Benes Room.

2018 National Sexual Violence Resource Center Visionary Voice Awardee Dr. Tyffani Monford Dent will deliver the keynote address and WBNS 10TV personality Ashlee Baracy will serve as the emcee. More…

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Business, Polaris Area

COHatch Assists Eleventh Candle In Getting Its First Retail Space

7 Sep , 2018  

The ubiquitous central Ohio co-working space enterprise, COHatch, is providing backing to one of its own tenants in its attempt to open its first bricks-and-mortar retail space.

That effort has borne fruit, and the new Eleventh Candle Co. store will be opening soon in Polaris Fashion Place. More…

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History/Tourism, Ohio Wesleyan University

US Legal History Expert To Speak On Fourteenth Amendment

7 Sep , 2018  

Michael Les Benedict, Ph.D., an expert on U.S. Legal and Constitutional History and the Civil War and Reconstruction, will present “The Transformative 14th Amendment: The Constitutional Amendment that Reshaped America” at 7:30 PM on September 20 at Ohio Wesleyan University.

A retired professor from The Ohio State University, Benedict will speak in Benes Rooms A and B of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. His free presentation is the 2018 Richard W. Smith Lecture in Civil War History sponsored by the Ohio Wesleyan Department of History. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Charity Golf Scramble

7 Sep , 2018  

September 14 is the day, and the Delaware Golf Club in the place.

The 2018 Charity Golf Scramble is a fundraiser benefitting Grace Clinics of Ohio, Inc. and Main Street Delaware. Registration begins at 11 AM, with a shotgun start at 12 Noon. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Polar Bear Cubs To Move To Maryland

7 Sep , 2018  

Nuniq, Neva, and Amelia Gray—the only polar bear cubs born at a North American zoological facility in 2016—are scheduled to move from the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium this fall.

Females Amelia Gray and her half-sister, Neva, will both move to The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. The announcement of Neva’s twin brother Nuniq’s new home will be made soon. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Hosting Hispanic Film Festival

6 Sep , 2018  

 Ohio Wesleyan University’s 2018 Hispanic Film Festival kicks off Sept. 11 and continues through Nov. 1, showcasing five movies from Spain and Latin America.

Each free screening will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Room 312 of the R.W. Corns Building, 78 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Some films may contain mature themes and language. All screenings will conclude with a discussion led by Ohio Wesleyan students and faculty. More…

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