The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:36:17 EST 1800 Body identified as missing Columbus man Police have released the identity of a dead man found in a ditch near Polaris Mall Wednesday.Columbus police said Friday that the man was Oscar Gonzalez, 22, of Columbus who had been reported missing by his family on March 14. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:36:03 EST TCU prof to lecture here in April The Williams Institute at Methodist Theological School in Ohio will welcome Texas Christian University faculty member Melanie Harris for two lectures April 22 and 23. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:31:06 EST House cleaner indicted for theft A Delaware County grand jury returned a 15-count indictment Friday against a Reynoldsburg woman who, prosecutors say, stole items from several homes while she was working as a cleaner. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:21:01 EST City Council retreat slated for Saturday Delaware City Council will break out of the confines of its City Hall chambers – to hold a more freewheeling discussion than a typical meeting would allow – at a retreat Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:46:03 EST Deputies seek thief’s identity Delaware County sheriff's deputies are asking members of the community to help them identify a woman they say stole several items from a woman's purse. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:31:02 EST Two county men convicted of bilking investors out of millions Two Delaware County men have been convicted on several federal charges related to a scheme to bilk investors of their company out of millions of dollars. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:51:03 EST Church’s free meal moved to April 10 Community Open Table, an outreach of Sunbury United Methodist Church, is typically held on the first Friday of every month when members of the church and other volunteers host a dinner for anyone who is struggling with poverty that needs a hot,... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:26:06 EST Music in the morning A band of local musicians performed recently while volunteers prepared to deliver Meals on Wheels with local government officials as part of the Council for Older Adults' March for Meals campaign. From left to right, Isabel Hadden, Peggy Potts... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:01:04 EST $50K goal must be met$50K-goal-must-be-met A $50,000 private matching gift pledge will help the United Way of Delaware County and the Women's Leadership Network open Delaware County's first domestic violence shelter. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:31:04 EST 32-count indictment against ex-teacher Victims of the former Olentangy teacher accused of gross sexual imposition are still coming forward, according to the Delaware County prosecutor. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:05 EST Homicide not suspected in death Columbus police have still not released the name of a dead man found near Polaris Wednesday morning but have said they are no long investigating the death as a homicide. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:26:05 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:31:07 EST Surprise – this cemetery is yours The game of tug-of-war between the village of Galena and Berkshire Township continues.Berkshire Township trustees on Monday took action to inform village officials that they will no longer provide maintenance at Galena Cemetery. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:36:05 EST Scioto Township fiscal officer to retire Scioto Township will soon be in the market for a new fiscal officer.Susan Beckley plans to retire due to health reasons before the expiration of her term in 2016.She will officially retire April 30. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:31:05 EST Local man ordered to pay $1.2M to IRS$1.2M-to-IRS A Delaware man has been ordered to pay more than $1.2 million to the Internal Revenue Service for failing to pay employment taxes. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:01:02 EST ‘Health with Friends’ theme of April’s First Friday Main Street Delaware's April 3 First Friday event promises an evening of good times, good friends and good health. Sponsored by the Delaware General Health District, the event will be a celebration of “Health with... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:16:03 EST Ex-Delaware man arrested in Virginia; daughter missing;-daughter-missing A former Delaware resident was arrested in Virginia last weekend on six felony charges. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:36:02 EST EEOC complaint against trustees Orange Township's administrator has filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, alleging she has been discriminated against because of her age, her gender and a disability. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:06:01 EST Sales consultant raising funds for Humane Society The Humane Society of Delaware County is getting a helping hand with its injured animal fund from an online fundraiser with Thirty-One Gifts. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:26:06 EST ‘Soups for Shelters’ raises $13K$13K Lynn Pennington (left) and Emily Calvert (right, in green), co-chairs of the event, hand a cup of soup to a customer during the 13th annual “Soups for Shelter” event on Tuesday afternoon in St. Mary School's commons. Pennington said... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:26:04 EST