Hayes Exhibit Worth A Trip From Delaware To Fremont

18 Mar , 2019  

As local historians know, the city of Delaware has a strong connection not only with native son Rutherford B. Hayes, but also with his wife, Lucy Webb Hayes.

An exhibition underway at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and Museum in Fremont looks at one of both Hayes’ favorite topics – temperance. Artifacts on display include one from Lucy Hayes. More…

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History/Tourism, Life in Delaware County

Holiday Home Tour Celebrates History

5 Dec , 2018  

The Northwest Neighborhood of Delaware, several square blocks of wonderful nineteenth and early twentieth century architecture, will be hosting its biennial Holiday Home Tour this weekend.

The 2018 edition will occur on Saturday, December 8 from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Take A Video Ghost Tour Of Delaware

31 Oct , 2018  

As a Halloween treat, we share a link to an episode which aired on WOSU back in October of 2017. In it, Local historian Jeff Darbee tours the Northwest Neighborhood of Delaware with one of the guides from their annual ghost walk to talk about history and haunted tales.


Watch the video here.