NEWS


Olentangy BOE discusses options for pre-school capacity

The Olentangy Board of Education scheduled a special meeting to review an option to increase enrollment capacity for pre-school.The board will meet on...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Trio indicted for pair of 2016 home invasions

Trio indicted for pair of 2016 home invasions

A trio of central Ohio men were in the Delaware County Jail Thursday after being indicted for charges including aggravated burglary, aggravated robber...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


POLICE BLOTTER

Delaware police report:A report was taken at an apartment on South Sandusky Street after a 14-year-old reported her father struck her in the face and ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Duckett notes considered public record

Duckett notes considered public record

The notes taken by an attorney investigating former Liberty Township Fire Chief Tim Jensen are public record, in the opinion of the Ohio Court of Clai...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Women play key role in agriculture

Women are an important thread in the fabric of American agriculture. Today, women make up more than 30 percent of farm operators. More young women are...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


9:41 pm |    
OWU handles Otterbein 20-5
OWU handles Otterbein 20-5

OWU handles Otterbein 20-5

Senior attacker Matt Maier (Summit, N.J.) and sophomore attacker Max Tennant (Englewood, Colo./Cherry Creek) each scored twice as 12th-ranked Ohio Wes...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Bishop men advance in NCAC tourney

The top-seeded Ohio Wesleyan men’s basketball team started fast on the way to an 89-81 NCAC Tournament quarterfinal win over visiting Kenyon Tue...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Liberty comeback falls just short

Liberty comeback falls just short

The Olentangy Liberty girls basketball team erased a pair of double-digit deficits, one in each half, but couldn’t close as visiting Westerville...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Area standouts punch tickets to Canton

Two seems to be the magic number this season as five area standouts, four girls and a boy, qualified for this week’s Division I OHSAA Swimming a...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Bishops win 3rd straight conference crown

Junior guard Seth Clark (Lewis Center/Olentangy) and junior guard Nate Axelrod (Dublin/Coffman) each scored twice during an 11-0 first-half run that s...

February 19th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Dana Yankie, Mark Renner unite in marriage

BULLETIN BOARD

FRIDAYEVENTSPerkins Observatory program, reservations recommended, 8 p.m., Perkins Observatory, 3199 U.S. 23. Cost: Door prices: $10 adults, $8 for ch...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 15, the 46th day of 2017. There are 319 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb. 15, 1867, “On ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Pickett, Magyar exchange wedding vows

Pickett, Magyar exchange wedding vows

Jenna Pickett Stephen Magyar, both of Delaware, were united in matrimony at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Del...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Friday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2017. There are 324 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb. 10, 1967, the 25th Amen...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Arena Fair presents Lerner & Loewe

Arena Fair Theatre invites you to come celebrate with your Valentine to the music from Lerner & Loewe and some of the most beloved musicals…...

February 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New strategy to address climate change

It is easy to get distracted by the daily news regarding the latest moves by the Trump administration.So you may not have heard about a group of eight...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

Hare raising stories about celestial rabbits

In last week’s column about Lepus, the Hare, I promised to tell you how the rabbit got in the sky, and I will, eventually. However, most of the ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The fear of the paddle

The fear of the paddle

In my freshman year at Willis High School, a bunch of girls and I often went across William St. to the Deerlick Dairy to eat our lunch. We always pack...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Multiple benefits of windbreaks

These 50- and 60-degree days make me think of spring and then I start daydreaming about growing green things — flowers, trees, herbs, vegetables...

February 21st, 2017 |  


The Oscars, for conservatives

The Oscars, for conservatives

“Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the first-ever Conservative Academy Awards, brought to you from the party room of Al’s Steakhouse at the...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Library has resources to help with tax returns

Library has resources to help with tax returns

By this time, you’ve probably received your W-2 from your employer or 1099 from your business, interest statements regarding your mortgage or st...

February 17th, 2017 |  


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