The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:33:45 EST 1800 German students visit one month Big Walnut High School students are hosting four students from Germany during a month-long stay as part of The Friendship Connection Inc., an exchange program between high schools in the United States and Gymnasien in Germany. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:46:02 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Drew Gouhin 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, 25 Apr 2015 05:31:02 EST Trustees not concerned by AFP opposition Genoa Township officials say they are not concerned that conservative political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity Ohio has decided to publicly oppose two safety service levies on the May 5 ballot. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:36:04 EST Bond ratings unchanged for city, Olentangy schools High-grade bond ratings for the city of Delaware and the Olentangy Local School District remain unchanged after recent reviews on their credit quality. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:26:03 EST SourcePoint hopes to thrive Starting Monday, the Council for Older Adults will change its name to SourcePoint. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:01:02 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:31:01 EST Man charged with attempted murder A Westerville man has been indicted on five charges, including the attempted murder of a Sunbury woman. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:01:02 EST Grand jury indictments issued A Delaware County grand jury issued a number of indictments Thursday.The indicted individuals include: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:16:02 EST 26 people suspected of having botulism; 27th confirmed;-27th-confirmed COLUMBUS (AP) — The number of suspected cases of botulism tied to a church potluck has increased slightly as Ohio health officials work to test more than 20 samples of food to pinpoint the outbreak's source. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:56:03 EST State budget clears House A $131.6 billion state budget that includes more money for Delaware County school districts and the Delaware County Fair cleared the first of several hurdles Wednesday. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 04:36:09 EST Working in clay Ryder Kardas (left) and Xander Latiolais, fifth-grade students at Willis Intermediary School, work on body parts for their “clay fish” Thursday afternoon as part of Kelly Montee's art class. The students created the bodies for the... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:31:02 EST Columbus man guilty of unlawful sex with minor A Columbus man has been found guilty on two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor after a two-day trial in Delaware County Common Pleas Court. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:21:02 EST BV North won’t be part of plan Buckeye Valley North is not in the school district's future plans for elementary facilities. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:11:01 EST Parks & Rec won’t split Delaware's Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will remain together instead of reorganizing.The announcement was made near the end of the board's meeting Tuesday by chairman Chris Jones. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 01:31:04 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:21:03 EST Columbus State students to award $8K to local groups$8K-to-local-groups What started as a class project has turned into a new mission for some Columbus State Community College students on the school's Delaware campus. They'll be awarding grant money to up to four organizations following a semester-long... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:01:04 EST Pickleball a possibility at Blue Limestone Pickleball players may soon be able to participate in the popular pastime at a Delaware city park. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 05:11:02 EST AFP Ohio opposes Genoa levies A group backed by politically active billionaire brothers has formally come out against two Genoa Township tax levies on the May ballot. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 04:41:02 EST County’s jobless rate still lowest Delaware County continues to have the lowest unemployment rate in the state, according to figures released last week. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 04:01:03 EST High schools in home stretch This is a busy time of year for high school seniors, and here's some of the activities happening over the remaining weeks of the school year for those in the Olentangy Local School District. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 03:16:04 EST