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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Life in Delaware County

Channel Your Inner Woodcarver

24 Sep , 2018  

As a child, did you try your hand at carving a piece of wood?

For all budding woodcarvers, a Wood Working workshop series at the Stratford Ecological Center next month will give you the chance to learn more about this hobby which has been around for millennia. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Annual Open House Date Set For Orange Township Fire Department

23 Sep , 2018  

The annual Open House for the Orange Township Fire Department will take place on Sunday, October 14 from 1 PM to 4 PM.

A great family event, visitors will be able to tour the station, climb aboard the trucks, and meet local firefighters. Also on hand will be home safety displays, safety videos, fire safety house demonstrations, firefighter demonstrations, and fire safety materials. More…

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History/Tourism

Just A Short Drive To The Recently-Named Best Pumpkin Patch In Ohio

23 Sep , 2018  

This fall, Good Housekeeping named a Delaware County pumpkin patch as the very best of its kind in the Buckeye State.

The honor went to Leeds Farm in Ostrander. More…

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Mini-Concert From Above

23 Sep , 2018  

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OWU October Public Events Lineup Announced

22 Sep , 2018  

Photo: Friday evening programs continue at Perkins Observatory this month; see below).

On Thursday, Ohio Wesleyan University announced its October 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. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Public Forums To Allow For Questions And Provide Answers On Powell Fall Ballot Measure

21 Sep , 2018  

The City of Powell is hosting two upcoming public forums to discuss the proposed income tax increase on the fall ballot from 6-8 PM on Tuesday, September 25 and Tuesday, October 30 in the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 47 Hall Street.

Members from the Citizen Financial Review Task Force will provide a 20-minute presentation beginning at 6:30 PM on how the money comes in and how the City spends it to maintain streets, bike paths, parks and more. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. More…

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Business

Virginia Real Estate Investor Purchases Delaware Building For $8.3 Million

21 Sep , 2018  

Gladstone Commercial Corporation  announced on Thursday that it completed the acquisition of a 157,810 square foot industrial building in Delaware for $8.3 million.

The property is 100% occupied by Midwest Acoust-A-Fiber, a designer and manufacturer of thermal and acoustical engineering products for high temperature insulation and noise suppression for the automotive industry. More…

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Schools

Dempsey Sixth Graders Assist MORPC In Idle-Free Educational Pilot

20 Sep , 2018  

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has long worked to make the air in Central Ohio safer to breathe. But now, along with the American Lung Association, it’s teaming up with sixth grade students in Delaware to get them involved in improving the quality of the air.

Cars and trucks are a dominant source of air pollution. They create almost half of emissions that produce ozone and particle pollution – two health-impacting pollutants that MORPC tracks before issuing Air Quality Alerts in the region. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Have A Monarch Magic Weekend

20 Sep , 2018  

This weekend, your family has an opportunity to connect with the winged wonders of the butterfly world.

Fly into the Deer Haven Park Visitor Center for Monarch Magic Weekend, a monarch butterfly celebration! Play games, watch a movie, make crafts, and enjoy refreshments as you learn how to help these magnificent insects during their long migration to Mexico. More…

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Hidden Gray Chapel

18 Sep , 2018  

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