The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Mon, 4 May 2015 22:17:19 EST 1800 Legion building damaged by fire No one was injured in a fire at the American Legion Ohio headquarters on State Route 37 Monday afternoon. Mon, 4 May 2015 18:06:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Mon, 4 May 2015 17:16:02 EST Voters head to the polls tomorrow With no statewide or countywide candidates on the ballot, Delaware County will hold a special election on Tuesday that will impact less than half of the precincts in the county. Mon, 4 May 2015 05:31:01 EST School board to eye graduate list, construction The Delaware Board of Education will consider more construction work and a list of seniors for graduation at its meeting today.The meeting will be held at the district's technology center and will begin at 5:30 p.m. Mon, 4 May 2015 01:26:02 EST ‘Mugs for Mutts’ a labor of love The animals at the Delaware County Humane Society will get some unusual donations from Delaware Hayes High School students soon — handmade drinking mugs. Mon, 4 May 2015 00:26:02 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Curtis Harsh 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, 2 May 2015 05:41:02 EST Couple to wed at new Habitat home Today will be a doubly blessed day for Marcia Hieber and Christopher Ball — they will get married and be handed the keys to their new Habitat for Humanity home on West Harrison Street. Sat, 2 May 2015 05:31:02 EST Brenner to introduce voter ID bill Monday State Rep. Andy Brenner says he plans to introduce controversial legislation Monday that would require nearly all Ohioans to provide photo identification at polling places before casting a ballot. Sat, 2 May 2015 04:16:04 EST Delaware Court gets top honor Delaware Court Healthcare Center was awarded with the top honor of a Tier IV Quality Initiative Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living recently. Sat, 2 May 2015 02:46:01 EST DeGraw headlines July 4th bash Popular singer Gavin DeGraw will headline the LC Summer Bash & Fireworks on July 4 at the Olentangy High School Stadium, 675 Lewis Center Road, Lewis Center. Sat, 2 May 2015 01:46:04 EST Making room for honors Area residents and Big Walnut High School students have noticed the recent emptying of the high school's athletic trophy cases, and also heard rumors that the high school's Athletic Wall of Fame is being removed from the locker room... Sat, 2 May 2015 01:46:03 EST Stand-up comedy returns to downtown Open-microphone stand-up comedy will return to Delaware on May 21 at Opa Grill & Tavern in downtown Delaware from 7 to 9 p.m. Sat, 2 May 2015 01:36:02 EST Grand jury issues indictments A Delaware County grand jury issued several indictments Wednesday.The indictments include: Fri, 1 May 2015 17:11:04 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Fri, 1 May 2015 16:56:02 EST Man indicted for encounter with minor An Ashley man has been indicted on charges of burglary and unlawful sexual conduct with a minor after he was caught leaving a 14-year-old girl's bedroom in the middle of the night. Fri, 1 May 2015 16:36:04 EST More victims emerge in teacher case Prosecutors in the case of a Columbus chess teacher accused of improperly touching a student said that two more females have come forward and said they were also victims of gross sexual imposition by the teacher. Fri, 1 May 2015 16:16:02 EST ‘Great Animal Orchestra’ to premiere here The United States premiere of “The Great Animal Orchestra,” a unique combination of “wild soundscapes” within a five-movement symphony, will take place Saturday in Ohio Wesleyan University's Gray Chapel, 61 S. Sandusky... Fri, 1 May 2015 05:41:02 EST County to begin negotiations on new courthouse Delaware County officials plan to begin negotiations with a London-based company to serve as construction manager at-risk on a multimillion dollar project to build a new courthouse. Fri, 1 May 2015 05:31:01 EST Thiergartner named district FFA treasurer Big Walnut/DACC FFA member Evan Thiergartner has been selected to be the Ohio FFA District 6 treasurer for the coming year. Fri, 1 May 2015 04:01:03 EST Cheetah-pit hearing rescheduled again Court proceedings against a Delaware woman charged with child endangering — for dropping her 2-year-old son in the cheetah pit at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo — have been rescheduled for May 6. Fri, 1 May 2015 03:36:04 EST