The Delaware Gazette- RSS Feed Wed, 27 May 2015 22:14:46 EST 1800 Military ban will have no effect locally Local law enforcement officials say a recent White House order to limit military equipment will not have any effect on police agencies in Delaware County. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:41:02 EST Woman who dropped son into zoo cheetah pit pleads no contest CLEVELAND (AP) — A Delaware woman who dropped her toddler son into a Cleveland zoo's cheetah pit and was charged with child endangering has pleaded no contest to a reduced charge. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:31:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report:A couple was discovered having sex inside a vehicle in the area of South Henry Street Tuesday night. No charges have been filed and an investigation is ongoing. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:01:05 EST OhioHealth CEO named to congressional commission Dave Blom, president and CEO of OhioHealth, has been named one of 15 members to serve on a newly formed congressional “Commission on Care.” Wed, 27 May 2015 15:01:02 EST Preservation Parks programs slated Preservation Parks of Delaware has several programs coming up in June.The following programs require advance registration. Email, or call 740-524-8600, Ext. 3, to register. Wed, 27 May 2015 12:31:02 EST Rollin’ right along Hayes' Gareth Ulmer, right, scoops up a ground ball during a game against Watterson earlier this spring in Delaware. The undefeated Pacers (17-0) will host St. Francis Toledo in today's OHSLA Central/NW Division II Regional Tournament... Wed, 27 May 2015 06:41:04 EST Machine’s Harrison named Player of Week Staff Report Wed, 27 May 2015 06:41:02 EST Why aren’t schools on the same schedule? To the editor:I don't understand some of the things that the schools do, Delaware County schools in particular. Wed, 27 May 2015 05:06:05 EST Hyer to speak at League of American Orchestras conference The executive director of the Central Ohio Symphony, Warren W. Hyer, will be a featured speaker at a session of the national conference of the League of American Orchestras in Cleveland this week. Wed, 27 May 2015 04:56:02 EST Negotiations continue over disputed cemetery Officials from the village of Galena and Berkshire Township are hoping to resolve their dispute over a centuries-old cemetery. Wed, 27 May 2015 04:36:02 EST Health districts seek volunteers for exercise Several central Ohio health departments are gearing up to test public health emergency response plans and hundreds of volunteers are needed, according to health officials. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:36:02 EST Turning Point receives check Turning Point received a check for $117,791 on Tuesday that will help in creating the first domestic violence shelter in Delaware County. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:06:06 EST ‘Project Prepare’ underway The Delaware chapter of the American Red Cross and the Delaware Fire Department are teaming up as part of a campaign to help local residents prevent fires and prepare for weather emergencies. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:06:03 EST Farm trek Third-graders from Gables Elementary in Columbus took a tour of Price Farm Organics with Delaware farmer and owner Tom Price on Tuesday morning. The Ohio Livestock Coalition held an essay contest this year as part of its “For Your... Wed, 27 May 2015 01:41:02 EST Camp Invention coming to Walnut Creek Camp Invention, a summer enrichment day camp program supported by the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the National Inventors Hall of Fame, is coming to Walnut Creek Elementary School in Galena the week of June 1-5. Wed, 27 May 2015 01:21:03 EST Trafficking bills trump gridlock Human trafficking and sex trafficking are heinous crimes that affect our nation's most vulnerable, often pulling our children into a vicious cycle of abuse. As the co-founder of the Senate Caucus to End Human Trafficking, putting this industry... Wed, 27 May 2015 01:11:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Tue, 26 May 2015 16:21:06 EST OWU gets $4.59M in gift commitments$4.59M-in-gift-commitments Ohio Wesleyan University has received three gift commitments totaling $4.59 million to support its “Connect Today, Create Tomorrow” fundraising campaign. Tue, 26 May 2015 15:01:02 EST BIRTHS Brooke Longstreth and Adam Rickard of Delaware; a boy, Chance Rickard; born May 19 at Grady Memorial Hospital.Bailey Krohmer and Christopher Hunt of Delaware; a boy, Austin Hunt; born May 18 at Grady Memorial Hospital. Tue, 26 May 2015 08:01:04 EST Pioneers edged in district final By Michael Tue, 26 May 2015 06:51:07 EST