Tom Burns: Are we the center of the Universe?

Tom Burns: Are we the center of the Universe?

Any diehard stargazer will tell you that springtime is galaxy time. As Earth orbits the sun, our position on Earth is presented with different parts o...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Nicole Fowles: ‘Medieval Faire’ June 4 at Ostrander branch

Nicole Fowles: ‘Medieval Faire’ June 4 at Ostrander branch

On Saturday, June 4, the Ostrander branch library continues a three-year tradition of turning back the tables to the Renaissance period and celebratin...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Pauline Scott: The grass is greener at Stratford

Pauline Scott: The grass is greener at Stratford

The tree canopy is closing over the last of the blooming wild flowers in the Preserve at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. This spring has ...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Daniel’s favorite pizza, new doors open for Gloria

Daniel’s favorite pizza, new doors open for Gloria

On Saturday morning I was groggily waking up when my husband, Daniel, suggested that perhaps I could join him on a trip to Vincennes, Indiana, to purc...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Brad Ross: Riparian buffers can protect our water

Brad Ross: Riparian buffers can protect our water

Most of us are plugged into the news in multiple ways through laptop computers, televisions, cellphones, Facebook, Twitter and non-electronic forms l...

May 20th, 2016 |  


David Hejmanowski: Supremely unusual methods

David Hejmanowski: Supremely unusual methods

“We anticipate that the Courts of Appeals will allow sufficient time to resolve any outstanding issues between them.”— Per curium de...

May 20th, 2016 |  


On religion: Growing food and faith

On religion: Growing food and faith

One of the best things about spring to me is planning the vegetable garden. Joining the throngs of plant lovers at the nursery, choosing seeds, plants...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Mariann Main: Stories of courage, triumph

Mariann Main: Stories of courage, triumph

An evening display of pomp, patriotism and fireworks concluded the 2016 Invictus Games in Orlando last Thursday, May 12. This second installment of a ...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Nicole Fowles: Are you ready for the summer reading club?

Nicole Fowles: Are you ready for the summer reading club?

One of the biggest undertakings and most popular programs we offer at the Delaware County District Library is our summer reading club.While it only la...

May 16th, 2016 updated: May 17th, 2016. |  


Tom Burns: Leo’s tale of tragic love

Tom Burns: Leo’s tale of tragic love

Leo, the regal Lion, is perhaps the most distinctive constellation of spring. He rises high in the south after dark. Look for the distinctive backward...

May 16th, 2016 |