Life in Delaware County

Holiday Kickoff This Weekend At Polaris Fashion Place

7 Nov , 2018  

It’s that time of year, and the county’s largest indoor shopping venue is going to be getting a visitor from “that place up north.”

No, we’re not talking Michigan. We’re referring to the North Pole. More…

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Delaware County

County Health Improvement Plan Completed, Available For Comment

6 Nov , 2018  

The Delaware County Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) has been completed and is posted for public comment on the Delaware General Health District’s website.

The Health District is asking community residents to visit this site to review the action plan and post any comments or suggestions by November 19. The CHIP is available for public comment on the Plans and Data page of DelawareHealth.org. Residents can review the document and post any comments, concerns or questions. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Building Regional Food Hubs Conference This Friday

4 Nov , 2018  

Building Regional Food Hubs,” a conference connecting healthy food, farms and communities, is coming to the campus of the Methodist Theological School in Ohio this Friday.

Registration is just $10 for the event, which will be held from 9 AM to 4 PM; the campus is located at 3081 Columbus Pike south of Delaware. Student registration is free. More…

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Delaware County

Addresses For Delaware County Buildings To Change In 2019

2 Nov , 2018  

The addresses for two Delaware County buildings will change as of January 1, 2019. The Delaware County Courthouse’s address will change from 110 N. Sandusky St. to 117 N. Union St. and the Rutherford B. Hayes Administrative Building’s address will change from 140 N. Sandusky St. to 145 N. Union St. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Ohio Implements Bold New Law To Deter Against Distracted Driving

1 Nov , 2018  

Having become law on October 29, House Bill 95 establishes Ohio’s unique approach of combating distracted driving by enhancing existing moving violations.

For example, law enforcement officers no longer will need to prove a driver is texting, but only that a moving violation has occurred and the driver was distracted at the time. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Volunteers Do Good During Make A Difference Across Delaware County

31 Oct , 2018  

More than 400 volunteers gathered on Saturday, Oct. 27 to do good throughout local neighborhoods during the 12th annual Make A Difference Delaware County (MDDC) – the county’s single largest day of volunteering. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Professor Looks At The Power Of Rock To Change Our World

30 Oct , 2018  

Can rock and roll music make America great again? Ohio Wesleyan University professor Sean Kay explores this question in the soon-to-be-released, updated and expanded paperback edition of his book, “Rockin’ the Free World! How the Rock & Roll Revolution Changed America and the World.More…

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Life in Delaware County

New Daily Flights To The West

29 Oct , 2018  

It will soon be easier to get from Delaware County to points in the Rocky Mountain West.

Last week, Delta Air Lines announced the addition of daily nonstop flights between Salt Lake City (SLC) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) beginning in June. More…

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Life in Delaware County

A Celebration Of Service Downtown

28 Oct , 2018  

The theme of November’s First Friday in downtown Delaware has been unveiled by Main Street Delaware.

The event, which will take place on Friday, November 2 between 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM. Will be a celebration of service – those organizations and individuals who give back to their community in numerous ways. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University, Sports

New Sport Makes Official Debut Today At OWU

27 Oct , 2018  

Today marks a new chapter in the storied sports tradition at Ohio Wesleyan University.

The Women’s Rowing squad travels to Marietta College today to participate in the Muskie Chase. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Preservation Parks Receives NatureWorks Grant

26 Oct , 2018  

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has approved more than $4.4 million in project funding through the NatureWorks grant program, which will be used to improve outdoor recreational opportunities for Ohioans across the state.

Included in that funding is a grant for Preservation Parks of Delaware County. More…

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Business

Lancaster Colony Acquires Bantam Bagels

25 Oct , 2018  

Delaware County-based Lancaster Colony Corporation has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, T. Marzetti Company, has acquired all the assets of Bantam Bagels, LLC. More…

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Ohio Wesleyan University

Collegiate Voices To Fill Gray Chapel

24 Oct , 2018  

Ohio Wesleyan University will host its sixth annual “A Cappellooza” voices-only showcase at 7PM on November 3 in Gray Chapel in University Hall, 61 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Doors will open at 6:30 PM. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Candy Everywhere You Look In Powell

23 Oct , 2018  

The City of Powell is hosting the annual Candy by the Carload which will occur from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Saturday at the Municipal Building Parking Lot, 47 Hall Street.

The parking lot will be transformed into a trick-or-treater’s treasure chest as local businesses and organizations set up booths and car trunks filled with candy, toys and other Halloween goodies. More…

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Delaware County

Proposed Blues Creek Development To Be Discussed At Special Ostrander Council Meeting

22 Oct , 2018  

Ongoing public conversation about the proposed Blues Creek Planned Residential Development will continue on Monday night as Ostrander Village Council holds a special meeting. An Executive Session will be held at 6:30 PM, and the public meeting will take place immediately afterward. More…

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