Nicole Fowles: Observances abound in July

Nicole Fowles: Observances abound in July

July is a month known for many celebrations. On the Fourth, the decorations come out, we start the grill, grab the condiments and make the perfect hot...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


On religion: We all must make a choice

On religion: We all must make a choice

This week the Buckeye state hosted the GOP convention, moving us ever closer to the fall general election. Most of us will avoid political conversatio...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Doing nothing … does not appear to be working’

To the editor:Doing nothing legislatively about mass murders and gun violence does not appear to be working. Waking up to the horror of shooting death...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘The original symbolism of the flag’

To the editor:Concerning the Confederate battle flag, it is unfortunately true it’s been associated with hate groups. This seriously dilutes the...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Rob Leeds: Plant sale this weekend at fairgrounds

Rob Leeds: Plant sale this weekend at fairgrounds

Come on out to the Delaware County Fairgrounds for our annual master gardener plant sale this weekend, July 23 and 24. You will get some great prices ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Brad Ross: Is the water safe for swimming?

Brad Ross: Is the water safe for swimming?

It’s hot this week … over 90 degrees and high humidity. Don’t you just love summer in Ohio?We have an abundance of lakes in Delawar...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: Letter writer wrong about Christian church

To the editor:This is in response to the July 5 letter to the editor “The unchurched care more about poverty” in which the letter writer o...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: Confederate flag is a ‘flag of treason’

To the editor:My thoughts regarding the comment made by the truck owner whose son displayed the Confederate flag in the July 4 parade as “harmle...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Kay E. Conklin: Memories of the Strand Theatre

Kay E. Conklin: Memories of the Strand Theatre

On the day before school started in the fall of 1944, my dad and mom moved all my siblings and me to Delaware. There were eight of us inside our two-s...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Was there no other news that day?’

To the editor:How is it that more then one week after the Delaware Fourth of July parade you somehow decide that the leading headline in the July 13 e...

July 19th, 2016 |