The Delaware Gazette- RSS news Feed Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:15:07 EST 1800 ‘Pasta for Life’ to help St. Jude’s Tri Delta sorority at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware will host an event called “Pasta for Life” on Wednesday, April 22. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:56:01 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Makenna Hammond 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, 18 Apr 2015 05:31:03 EST Jordan bill would prevent gun confiscation Legislation aimed at curtailing the ability of the federal government to regulate firearms was introduced this week by State Sen. Kris Jordan, R-Ostrander. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:51:01 EST Ribbon-cutting for Guard center Monday The National Guard will return to Delaware after a seven-year absence with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday at its new Readiness Center at 1121 S. Houk Road. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:41:02 EST Trio indicted for burglary A trio of Columbus residents was indicted by a Delaware County grand jury Friday for allegedly breaking into multiple homes across central Ohio. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:16:05 EST Woman indicted on vehicular assault charges A Delaware County grand jury returned a four-count indictment against a Delaware woman accused of assaulting someone with her vehicle. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:16:02 EST Happy dances Children had fun dancing during the Liberty Community Center's “Literacy Dance Party” Friday afternoon to wrap up the Delaware center's “Week of the Young Child.” The observance included events like a magic show, a... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:06:02 EST Delaware resident a finalist for vision award Dianne Grote Adams of Delaware, president of Westerville-based Safex, has been recognized by the Columbus chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners as one of four finalists for the 2015 Columbus Visionary Award. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:46:05 EST Local students recognized at Wittenberg SPRINGFIELD – Concluding a day-long Celebration of the Liberal Arts at Wittenberg University, the campus community celebrated the achievements of students and faculty members at the annual honors convocation April 10. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:41:04 EST Buckeye Valley joins fight The city of Columbus already owns thousands of acres of land in Delaware County, but county, township and school officials are worried that the next potential acquisition could destroy a major development opportunity. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:21:01 EST Columbus man indicted in robberies A Columbus man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges stemming from a series of central Ohio robberies, including two in Delaware County. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:36:05 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:51:03 EST ‘Nourishing Our Neighbors’ Although Lutheran Social Services of Central Ohio is little more than halfway through the “Nourishing Our Neighbors” campaign in Delaware County, director of engagement Pam Georgiana said the work is not done. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:36:03 EST Plaza planned to open Veterans Day Delaware's Veterans Memorial Plaza is expected to open on Veterans Day, thanks to funding from several sources. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:01:02 EST Genoa tax levies have organized foes Two Genoa Township levies on the May ballot face stiff opposition from a group of citizens who say the tax measures are unnecessary. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:21:03 EST Fighting for her prom date AMHERST, Ohio — It's not every teenage girl's dream to take her father to the prom. But that's what the family of 19-year-old Sarah Whorton fought for this week — and won. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:01:04 EST 7 months out, first candidate announces for November The brother of Michigan State head football coach and former Ohio State defensive coordinator Mark Dantonio is the first candidate in Delaware County to officially announce his entry into the November general election. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 03:56:02 EST Driven to distraction Hayes High School freshman Travis Wolf (seated) attempts to operate an impaired driving simulator while his friend, Demeko Kimes, also a freshman, calls his attention to an upcoming stop sign. The simulator, brought to the school by WBNS-10TV's... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 02:16:02 EST Rotary gives $1,000 check to BW schools$1000-check-to-BW-schools Members of the Sunbury Galena Rotary Club presented Big Walnut school officials with a $1,000 check last week. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:51:02 EST Poverty assistance classes start Saturday The Delaware Support Through Empowerment & Partnership (STEP) organization's free “Bridges out of Poverty” training classes begin Saturday. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:41:01 EST