Life in Delaware County

Find A Christmas Eve Service

23 Dec , 2018  

Christmas Eve 2018 falls on a Monday, which makes for interesting service time schedules for Delaware County’s Christian faith communities. Most churches are holding services on both Sunday and Monday.

Here is a current list of known Christmas services. If you have one we can add to this list, please send it to: 1808delaware@gmail.com. We will be updating and re-publicizing this list through Monday afternoon. Services are on Monday unless otherwise noted. Thank you to all who submitted dates and times.

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Life in Delaware County

Man Indicted After Jewelry Reported Missing

22 Dec , 2018  

A Delaware County Grand Jury has returned an eight-count indictment against 32-year-old William Ryan Yerian of Oak Hill, Ohio.

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Winter Drone Over OWU

22 Dec , 2018  

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Delaware County

Commissioners Approve $113 Million Budget For 2019

22 Dec , 2018  

On Thursday, the Delaware County Board of Commissioners approved its budget for 2019. The $113,275,365 figure approved for General Fund expenditures increases operating expenditures by 4.3 percent over 2018 levels. This increase will allow for some modest increases in staffing and a 3.0 percent raise in salaries for non-union employees.

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Business

Greif Acquires Georgia Company In $1.8 Billion Deal

21 Dec , 2018  

Greif, Inc., headquartered in Delaware, is a global leader in industrial packaging products and services. The company announced on Thusday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Caraustar Industries, Inc., a leading recycled paperboard and packaging solutions company, from an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, in a cash transaction valued at $1.8 billion.

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Hayes Singers Sing Noel

21 Dec , 2018  

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Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Theory-to-Practice Grants Fuel Research, Internships, And Careers

21 Dec , 2018  

From completing community mapping work in Costa Rica to comparing life expectancies in Italy and the United States, Ohio Wesleyan University students are receiving nearly $49,000 in new university-funded grants to support academic, research, and internship experiences. Ohio Wesleyan today announced it is awarding seven new Theory-to-Practice grants to enable 12 students and four faculty and staff mentors to complete OWU Connection experiences on campus; in Columbus; and abroad in Costa Rica, Italy, Morocco, and Northern Ireland.

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Life in Delaware County

Kasich Signs 31 New Measures Into Law

20 Dec , 2018  

Ohio has several new laws on the books, each of which will become effective at some point in the coming months.

Each was signed by Governor Kasich after passage during the lame duck session of the Ohio General Assembly.

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Towering Over OWU

20 Dec , 2018  

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Delaware

Delaware City Council To Consider Financial, Development Measures

20 Dec , 2018  

On Thursday evening, Delaware City Council will meet for the final time in 2018. On the agenda are several measures, many of which deal with typical year-end financial matters.

Also included on the agenda are ordinances concerning conditional use approvals and plan approvals for projects by Fahey Bank and Blue Sky Car Wash.

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Life in Delaware County

Awards Given For Keeping County Beautiful

18 Dec , 2018  

Several community members, leaders, schools and groups received recognition at the annual Keep Delaware County Beautiful Awards that occurred on December 13 at Stratford Ecological Center.

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Business, Life in Delaware County

First Two Weeks Of Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Statistics Released

18 Dec , 2018  

The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy has activated the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Patient & Caregiver Registry.

The Registry is the online portal where physicians with a certificate to recommend medical marijuana will register patients and caregivers, and also issue recommendations. Patients and caregivers will also complete their registrations, and update their registration details, using the Registry.

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Life in Delaware County

Send Us Your Christmas Eve And Day Service Times

18 Dec , 2018  

For our first Christmas, 1808Delaware will be sharing time and locations for Christmas Eve services in Delaware County. If you are aware of a service, please share that information with us prior to Friday at 5 PM by sending an email to: 1808Delaware@gmail.com.

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State Of The Region Date Announced

18 Dec , 2018  

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission, better known as “MORPC,” has announced that the date for its annual main event has been set.

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Christmas Is Around The Corner, Which Means So Is Christmas Tree Disposal

18 Dec , 2018  

Not to spoil the holidays, but just so that you are prepared we are sharing information about Christmas tree disposal in Delaware County ahead of time.

The City of Powell has shared news on the subject of disposal of Christmas trees after the holidays. According to the City website,

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