The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS Sun, 29 Mar 2015 03:18:00 EST 1800 Hackett, Jeffrey wed http://delgazette.com/news/news/152597722/Hackett-Jeffrey-wed Kelly Hackett and Dennis Jeffrey were married on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at St. Mary's Church in Hudson, Ohio.The bride's parents are Tim and Michele Hackett of Delaware. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:31:06 EST ‘This case is a work in progress’ http://delgazette.com/news/news/152600684/This-case-is-a-work-in-progress Although a former Olentangy third-grade teacher was originally charged with rape last week, prosecutors say they felt “safer” charging him with gross sexual imposition after conducting a more thorough investigation. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:06:05 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Ben Evans http://delgazette.com/news/news/152513019/Meet-our-Teen-of-the-Week:-Ben-Evans Editor's note: The Gazette's weekly “Teen of the Week” feature, sponsored by Ohio Wesleyan University, recognizes top high school seniors from around Delaware County. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:41:05 EST Fair wants $55K from county fund http://delgazette.com/news/news/152603644/Fair-wants-$55K-from-county-fund Thirteen local organizations have made their case to Delaware County commissioners for a share of money made available through their Community Enhancement Program. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:11:05 EST Protest hearing called for http://delgazette.com/news/news/152608672/Protest-hearing-called-for The Ohio Supreme Court has spoken, and the Delaware County Board of Elections has followed suit, but officials in Berkshire Township have not given up their quest to block a vote on a special taxing district on the site of a planned outlet-store... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:16:03 EST Traveling to Thailand http://delgazette.com/news/news/152607054/Traveling-to-Thailand Nicole Ford, executive assistant and office manager at the Delaware County Prosecutor's Office, tells two boys about Thailand during Thursday's “Traditions Night” at Woodward Elementary School. The event was sponsored by the... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:21:02 EST Competing interests overshadow India’s global potential http://delgazette.com/news/news/152597896/Competing-interests-overshadow-Indias-global-potential For India to take a lead role on the world stage, it must overcome an assortment of competing sectarian influences that keep it from becoming a unified nation. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:16:06 EST ‘Eggs, Paws and Claws’ event slated at zoo http://delgazette.com/news/news/152598944/Eggs-Paws-and-Claws-event-slated-at-zoo In celebration of spring, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will host its annual “Eggs, Paws and Claws” event. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:41:02 EST POLICE BLOTTER http://delgazette.com/news/news/152600905/POLICE-BLOTTER Delaware police report: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:16:03 EST Trio arrested for assault http://delgazette.com/news/news/152600766/Trio-arrested-for-assault Three people were in jail Friday after Powell police say they assaulted a man walking his dog. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:11:05 EST Crazy hair at Conger http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152600698/Crazy-hair-at-Conger Maren Augenstein, Gene Toth, Colton Taylor and Emily Walters, first-graders at Conger Elementary School, read books Friday afternoon as they were wrapping up Conger's Right to Read Week – when students were encouraged to read more. Each... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:06:05 EST Free parks programs offered http://delgazette.com/news/news/152603482/Free-parks-programs-offered Preservation Parks of Delaware County has three free programs, starting with one today.Registration is not required for the following programs: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:01:08 EST Body identified as missing Columbus man http://delgazette.com/news/news/152600552/Body-identified-as-missing-Columbus-man Police have released the identity of a dead man found in a ditch near Polaris Mall Wednesday.Columbus police said Friday that the man was Oscar Gonzalez, 22, of Columbus who had been reported missing by his family on March 14. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:36:03 EST TCU prof to lecture here in April http://delgazette.com/news/news/152583782/TCU-prof-to-lecture-here-in-April The Williams Institute at Methodist Theological School in Ohio will welcome Texas Christian University faculty member Melanie Harris for two lectures April 22 and 23. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:31:06 EST House cleaner indicted for theft http://delgazette.com/news/news/152600887/House-cleaner-indicted-for-theft A Delaware County grand jury returned a 15-count indictment Friday against a Reynoldsburg woman who, prosecutors say, stole items from several homes while she was working as a cleaner. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:21:01 EST City Council retreat slated for Saturday http://delgazette.com/news/news/152586041/City-Council-retreat-slated-for-Saturday Delaware City Council will break out of the confines of its City Hall chambers – to hold a more freewheeling discussion than a typical meeting would allow – at a retreat Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:46:03 EST Deputies seek thief’s identity http://delgazette.com/news/news/152585508/Deputies-seek-thiefs-identity Delaware County sheriff's deputies are asking members of the community to help them identify a woman they say stole several items from a woman's purse. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:31:02 EST Two county men convicted of bilking investors out of millions http://delgazette.com/news/news/152579787/Two-county-men-convicted-of-bilking-investors-out-of-millions Two Delaware County men have been convicted on several federal charges related to a scheme to bilk investors of their company out of millions of dollars. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:51:03 EST Church’s free meal moved to April 10 http://delgazette.com/news/news/152581530/Churchs-free-meal-moved-to-April-10 Community Open Table, an outreach of Sunbury United Methodist Church, is typically held on the first Friday of every month when members of the church and other volunteers host a dinner for anyone who is struggling with poverty that needs a hot,... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:26:06 EST Music in the morning http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/152472937/Music-in-the-morning A band of local musicians performed recently while volunteers prepared to deliver Meals on Wheels with local government officials as part of the Council for Older Adults' March for Meals campaign. From left to right, Isabel Hadden, Peggy Potts... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:01:04 EST