The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:03:42 EST 1800 Area students earn degrees at Ashland http://delgazette.com/news/news/151548840/Area-students-earn-degrees-at-Ashland Several area students completed their Ashland (Ohio) University degree requirements after the fall 2014 semester. They include: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:01:04 EST Park programs slated http://delgazette.com/news/news/151548351/Park-programs-slated Preservation Parks of Delaware County has several programs coming up.Participants must register for this program: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:31:02 EST Willis students kick off Kindness Week http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151523390/Willis-students-kick-off-Kindness-Week This week students at Willis Intermediate School will participate in National Kindness Week to try and spread a positive attitude and outlook across the school. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:41:05 EST Officer recognized for helping homeless http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151524240/Officer-recognized-for-helping-homeless A city police officer has been recognized by Delaware City Council for helping a homeless family. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:41:02 EST United Methodist Women conference here in May http://delgazette.com/news/news/151541904/United-Methodist-Women-conference-here-in-May In preparation for the 150th anniversary of the United Methodist Women in 2019, Methodist Theological School in Ohio will host a conference May 28-30, with the theme “United Methodist Women's History: Voices Lost &... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:01:02 EST County unlikely to change health plans in 2016 http://delgazette.com/news/news/151527787/County-unlikely-to-change-health-plans-in-2016 It appears as though Delaware County commissioners are leaning against any major changes to their employees' health care plans in 2016. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:26:02 EST Transit advocacy group to meet Feb. 19 http://delgazette.com/news/news/151515499/Transit-advocacy-group-to-meet-Feb.-19 The Center for Disability Empowerment has scheduled its second meeting for a transportation advocacy group in Columbus to address local, regional and state transportation issues that impact people with disabilities. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:01:02 EST Area students named to Ashland dean’s list http://delgazette.com/news/news/151523048/Area-students-named-to-Ashland-deans-list Several area students have been named to Ashland (Ohio) University's dean's list for the fall 2014 semester.They include: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:01:03 EST IKEA coming to Polaris http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151523354/IKEA-coming-to-Polaris Central Ohio will soon not have to make the trek down Interstate 71 to shop at the world's leading home furnishings retailer. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:26:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER http://delgazette.com/news/news/151523341/POLICE-BLOTTER Delaware County Sheriff's Office reports:A flat-screen TV was stolen from a residence on South Section Line Road in Concord Township Friday. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:16:01 EST Police cool to idea of legalizing pot http://delgazette.com/news/news/151506572/Police-cool-to-idea-of-legalizing-pot A reportedly well-financed group calling itself ResponsibleOhio plans to collect enough signatures to place a measure on the November ballot to legalize the use of marijuana for both medicinal and recreational purposes. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:41:03 EST St. Mary offers talk, service event http://delgazette.com/news/news/151499565/St.-Mary-offers-talk-service-event This year's theme for National Catholic Schools Week is “Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service,” which will be reflected by events at St. Mary School. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 01:06:03 EST Another dose of Old Man Winter hits central Ohio http://delgazette.com/news/news/151497700/Another-dose-of-Old-Man-Winter-hits-central-Ohio Delaware County and the rest of central Ohio found itself buried in snow Monday after a snowstorm that began Sunday afternoon and continued into Monday morning caused school cancellations and traffic delays. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:06:03 EST Eber gets 6 years in OWU stabbing http://delgazette.com/news/news/151497687/Eber-gets-6-years-in-OWU-stabbing A Delaware man convicted of stabbing and injuring a former Ohio Wesleyan University student was sentenced to six years in state prison Monday morning. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:06:08 EST POLICE BLOTTER http://delgazette.com/news/news/151497682/POLICE-BLOTTER Delaware police report:The Arts Castle reported Sunday that someone broke into the building overnight Saturday and had stolen several items. Police are investigating. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:41:03 EST Man charged with robbing pizza restaurant http://delgazette.com/news/news/151503754/Man-charged-with-robbing-pizza-restaurant A Delaware man is in jail today after allegedly robbing a pizza restaurant Sunday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:26:12 EST Grand jury indictments revealed http://delgazette.com/news/news/151497690/Grand-jury-indictments-revealed A Delaware County Common Pleas Court grand jury issued a number of indictments Friday.They include: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:11:02 EST Judge Spicer lauded for service http://delgazette.com/news/news/151501785/Judge-Spicer-lauded-for-service Retiring Delaware County Juvenile Court Judge Kenneth Spicer was lauded Monday by his fellow elected officials for his time on the bench and work in the community. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:51:10 EST Rape reported to police http://delgazette.com/news/news/151497704/Rape-reported-to-police Delaware police say they are investigating a rape that took place earlier this month at a residence in the 200 block of South Sandusky Street. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:16:03 EST Denver editor, OWU grad to be honored http://delgazette.com/news/news/151499811/Denver-editor-OWU-grad-to-be-honored Ohio Wesleyan University alumnus Gregory L. Moore will be inducted in April into the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges Hall of Excellence. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:31:01 EST