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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Stephanie Steinbeck: Changing seats from driver to passenger

Stephanie Steinbeck: Changing seats from driver to passenger

How would today be different if you couldn’t drive a car? How would you get where you’re going for a day, a month, or even longer? This is...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Tom Burns: What in blazes is M71?

Tom Burns: What in blazes is M71?

M71, a pretty little cluster of stars in the obscure constellation Sagitta, has given astronomers fits over the years.To find it yourself, first look ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Pauline Scott: Families flock to Stratford for ‘Story Time’

Pauline Scott: Families flock to Stratford for ‘Story Time’

Eighty-eight families showed up at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road last month to enjoy the “Story Time on the Farm” as they ge...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Nicole Fowles: Come play Pokemon Go at the library

Nicole Fowles: Come play Pokemon Go at the library

We are certainly living in a mobile world. If you haven’t heard lately, something phenomenal happened in America last week called Pokémon G...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Rob Leeds: ‘Benefit in the Barn’ Aug. 20

Rob Leeds: ‘Benefit in the Barn’ Aug. 20

For the past few weeks, it has been hotter and drier than normal for us, as well as for many others around the state. Too much heat and too little rai...

July 16th, 2016 |