Sports

Buckeye Valley Summer Sports Camps Set

22 Apr , 2019  

The Buckeye Valley High School Baseball coaches and players will be hosting its annual Summer Youth Camp June 3, 4, and 5. Campers entering into grades 1 through 8 are invited to attend. The cost of the camp is $60 and each camp participant will receive a BV Baseball shirt. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Powell Opens Registration Soon For Summer Programs

29 Mar , 2019  

The City of Powell will be signing folks up starting April 10 for its annual Summer Programs series though Powell Parks and Recreation.

Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 AM-7 PM on Wednesday, April 10 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 AM on Thursday, April 11 and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 AM Friday, April 12. More…

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Life in Delaware County

And The First Easter Egg Hunt Notice Arrives

22 Mar , 2019  

Now that spring is officially here, even if the temperatures don’t seem to be spring-like quite yet, thoughts naturally turn to the typical events of the season.

Including, of course, Easter and the numerous Easter egg hunts that take place during the week or two before the holiday.

The first local Easter Egg Hunt notice appeared this week from the City of Powell. The Powell Community Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 10 AM in the Village Green Park in downtown Powell. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Parents, Let’s Talk Teen Driver Safety

9 Dec , 2018  

The Delaware General Health District takes teen driver safety very seriously.

As part of its mission to prevent accidental injury to all aged individuals, the effort to improve teen driver decision making is an integral part of its overall strategy. The need is clearly there, as accidents are the leading cause of death among young drivers in Delaware County.

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Life in Delaware County

Teen Driver Safety Week Highlights Serious Issue

20 Oct , 2018  

The week of October 21-27 is designated as National Teen Driver Safety Week and members of the SAFE Teen Driver Safety Task Force are using the week to bring awareness to an increasingly tragic subject.

“Teens are more likely than older drivers to underestimate dangerous situations or not be able to recognize hazardous situations,” said Jackie Bain, SAFE coordinator and community health specialist for the Delaware General Health District. More…

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Schools, Sports

Powell Resident Finishes In Top Ten In Summer Youth Olympic Games Diving Event

16 Oct , 2018  

The website of USA Diving announced on Sunday that Powell’s Jack Matthews finished in the top ten of 3 meter diving at the Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aries, Argentina. The article shares that Matthews as the youngest competitor finished in ninth place. More…

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Life in Delaware County, Schools

Student-Created Video Assists Del-Co Water

14 Oct , 2018  

It’s one thing when students learn conceptually about the “how-to” aspects of a given field. It’s another thing entirely when they engage in work which provides a boost to a real world company – particularly a non-profit water utility.

Delaware Area Career Center Digital Design Students Chris Skomra, Gibson Davis, Avery Latta, and Cyrus Adkins recently completed a video for Del-Co Water about a major plant expansion project. More…

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Schools

Teacher, Counselor, And Career Coach To Speak On Cyberbulling

8 Oct , 2018  

It’s a growing problem. Advances in digital technology offers many wonderfully empowering tools, yet they also produce new digital dangers for teens and tweens to navigate.

In an engaging and free public presentation, Olentangy Schools will welcome author and career coach Dr. Tim Conrad will empower parents and community members with information about the ways that teens and tweens are using social media with a special emphasis on how to identify and respond to cyberbullying. More…

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