The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:33:24 EST 1800 BV included in AP District Honor Roll The Buckeye Valley Local School District has been recognized for increasing access to Advanced Placement coursework while also increasing scores on AP exams. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:41:07 EST Genoa’s Skeel receives Rotary Award Genoa Township Fire Marshall Craig Skeel has received the Westerville Sunrise Rotary Club's Service Above Self Award. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:21:05 EST Sunbury administrator retiring Sunbury Village Administrator Dave Martin is retiring.Martin started working for the village in 2007. Dec. 1 is his effective retirement date. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:15:04 EST Adaptive Homes groundbreaking in Sunbury It's been a long time in the works, but on Thursday, Dec. 4, Sunbury village and Delaware County officials will gather at 293 Prairie Run Road in Sunbury to break ground on a new home for a wounded veteran. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:26:05 EST Braves vs. Lancers tonight Firsts have been a theme in this year's Division II football playoffs. When they began three weeks ago, only five contending teams had won a state championship, and none had won more than one. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:20:05 EST Library fair brings out Ohio authors A “Local Author Fair” will feature 40 writers, from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Orange branch library, 7171 Gooding Blvd. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:12:03 EST City OKs 3-year deal with YMCA Delaware City Council has approved a three-year contract extension with the Young Men's Christian Association of Central Ohio (YMCA) to continue to provide recreation management services. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:54:04 EST Mall tax district may be put to a vote A special taxing district on the property on which an outlet shopping mall is likely to sit next year could be subject to a referendum vote in Berkshire Township. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:38:04 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:24:02 EST Bond set at $1M for local man accused of rape$1M-for-local-man-accused-of-rape Bail was set at $1 million Wednesday morning for a Delaware man accused of four counts of rape because prosecutors say he is a “extreme flight risk.” Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:48:10 EST Columbus man arraigned on rape charges A Columbus man pleaded not guilty to two counts of rape in Delaware Common Pleas Court Wednesday morning.Abulay Nian, 31, was arrested Nov. 15 after allegedly raping a 17-year-old Lewis Center girl. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:20:06 EST Basement fire causes $10K damage$10K-damage A basement fire caused $10,000 in damage Tuesday morning at a Bingham Circle home. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:38:02 EST Sewer smoke-testing set for next week City of Delaware crews will be smoke-testing sanitary sewer lines and home sewer lateral lines next week. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:43:05 EST Concert to feature blend of classical, rock Winter may arrived early, but that doesn't mean that there won't be things to do around Delaware County. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:33:03 EST Crime not a problem at adult-only hotel While opponents of a proposed adult-only hotel in Orange Township have raised the specter of the business being used as a hub for human trafficking, a thorough review of police incident reports at an identical hotel just outside Toledo revealed very... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:35:04 EST Church focus of ‘Christmas in Ashley’ The fifth annual “Christmas in Ashley” takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 6 throughout the village.Featured in this year's tour is the Ashley United Methodist Church, 214 E. High St. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:31:02 EST Trading burgers for turkeys For Tuesday afternoon, the downtown smells of burgers and fries were replaced with the smells of turkey and mashed potatoes. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:31:05 EST Interchange may result from latest annexation Another 250 acres of Berkshire Township land could soon become part of the village of Sunbury – to make way for a major development. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:24:04 EST November named pancreatic cancer awareness month Mayor Carolyn Kay Riggle has proclaimed November as Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in Delaware. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:14:04 EST Obituary deadline earlier for Friday edition The Friday edition of the Delaware Gazette will have an earlier deadline for obituaries.Obituaries for the Nov. 28 edition must be submitted by noon on Thursday, Nov. 27.Obituaries may be emailed to Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:59:03 EST