The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS Tue, 2 Sep 2014 05:43:16 EST 1800 OWU recognized for its ‘contribution to public good’ http://delgazette.com/news/news/50480660/OWU-recognized-for-its-contribution-to-public-good Ohio Wesleyan University is ranked among the top 50 liberal arts colleges and universities in the United States for its “contribution to the public good,” according to Washington Monthly's 2014 College Rankings. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:01:03 EST EarthDance Delaware to hold sixth annual event Sept. 20 http://delgazette.com/news/news/50479858/EarthDance-Delaware-to-hold-sixth-annual-event-Sept.-20 EarthDance, a “global peace party,” returns to Delaware Saturday, Sept. 20.It will run from 4 to 11 p.m. in the Benes Rooms of Ohio Wesleyan University's Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:31:06 EST Darst to portray Lucy Hayes http://delgazette.com/news/news/50466862/Darst-to-portray-Lucy-Hayes A historian and dramatist will present a “living biography” of Lucy Webb Hayes, the wife of Delaware native Rutherford B. Hayes, the nation's 19th president, Tuesday at the local library. Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:31:06 EST Marshall Tucker Band concert canceled http://delgazette.com/news/news/50467367/Marshall-Tucker-Band-concert-canceled By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comThe Marshall Tucker Band won't be coming to Delaware for the county fair this month after all. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:37:02 EST Farmer says modified soybeans safe http://delgazette.com/news/news/50451350/Farmer-says-modified-soybeans-safe By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comBret Davis, who has a farm just north of Delaware on Troy Road, is an advocate for genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:21:08 EST Hatfield is the real McCoy http://delgazette.com/news/news/50449494/Hatfield-is-the-real-McCoy By Lenny C. Lepolanewsguy@ee.netSunbury Mayor Tommy Hatfield has family ties to the legendary Hatfield and McCoy feud of the 19th century. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:16:07 EST Fox convicted in 2012 rape of 18-year-old http://delgazette.com/news/news/50465247/Fox-convicted-in-2012-rape-of-18-year-old By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comA Lewis Center man was convicted Thursday in Delaware County Common Pleas Court on six counts related to the 2012 rape of an 18-year-old man. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:06:06 EST Once in doubt, All Horse Parade is a go http://delgazette.com/news/news/50435533/Once-in-doubt-All-Horse-Parade-is-a-go By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comA Delaware tradition for nearly three decades, the All Horse Parade is a sure sign that the Delaware County Fair is just around the corner. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:06:06 EST Sheriff wants more secure facility for evidence http://delgazette.com/news/news/50450035/Sheriff-wants-more-secure-facility-for-evidence By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comThe Delaware County Sheriff's Office says it is in need of a safer and more secure facility to store evidence. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:43:08 EST ‘Little Free Library’ offered at park sites http://delgazette.com/news/news/50426684/Little-Free-Library-offered-at-park-sites Campers and visitors to the Alum Creek and Delaware state parks now have an opportunity to conveniently pick up a book before they continue on to their camp sites or the water, thanks to the addition of a “Little Free Library” at each... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:59:07 EST Police reports http://delgazette.com/news/blotter-news/50438464/Police-reports Delaware City PoliceAug. 25• Domestic violence in the first block of Smith Street.• Domestic violence in the first block of Park Avenue. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:51:02 EST ‘Music in Motion’ run/walk Sept. 6 http://delgazette.com/news/news/50442191/Music-in-Motion-run/walk-Sept.-6 The Delaware Music Boosters will host the sixth annual “Music in Motion” 5K run/walk on Saturday, Sept. 6, at the campground area of Delaware State Park. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:01:04 EST New interchange funding pledged http://delgazette.com/news/breaking_news-news/50452867/New-interchange-funding-pledged By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:46:02 EST Teeing up in the heat http://delgazette.com/news/news/50437848/Teeing-up-in-the-heat Chris White of Delaware gets ready to putt while Matt Rankin of Delaware looks on. The two joined friends to play golf despite temperatures in the mid-80s with high humidity Wednesday at Mill Creek Golf Club in Ostrander. Mill Creek is the home course... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:01:02 EST BW Intermediate recognized for science education http://delgazette.com/news/news-news_education/50433501/BW-Intermediate-recognized-for-science-education By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comBig Walnut Intermediate School's science team has worked hard to create a program that will engage and inspire students. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:51:08 EST Outlet mall to include $16M worth of road improvements by opening day http://delgazette.com/news/news/50437435/Outlet-mall-to-include-$16M-worth-of-road-improvements-by-opening-day By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comMillions of dollars worth of road improvements will accompany the construction of an outlet mall in Berkshire Township. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:51:05 EST DCDL director named Ohio Librarian of the Year http://delgazette.com/news/news/50433546/DCDL-director-named-Ohio-Librarian-of-the-Year By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:41:04 EST BOE strikes down Powell measure to stop development http://delgazette.com/news/breaking_news-news/50439681/BOE-strikes-down-Powell-measure-to-stop-development By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:46:05 EST Stillwagon files for release of grand jury evidence http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50399810/Stillwagon-files-for-release-of-grand-jury-evidence By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:56:03 EST Volunteers needed for river cleanup http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/50398684/Volunteers-needed-for-river-cleanup By Stacy Kessskess@civitasmedia.comThe Scioto River is considered scenic, but without the help of volunteers, the river can become littered with trash. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:01:02 EST