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Hayes open to clubs of all kinds

Do you have a hobby, a need, an interest or a passion? Delaware Hayes High School has a club for that.

ODOT looking for guidance on future of U.S. Route 42

The Ohio Department of Transportation wants the public's help in developing a plan for the future of U.S. Route 42.

District looking for 'special skills' in its staff

Open positions in the Delaware City School District tend to draw a lot of attention, to say the least.

City leaders give nod to domestic-violence shelter

A Marion-based nonprofit agency has been given the go-ahead by Delaware City Council to open Delaware County's first shelter for victims of domestic violence.

Home-schoolers maintain district connections

When Delaware families opt to home-school their children, they still have the support of the local school district.
Police beat

Delaware: Puppy missing after Branch Street burglary

A Delaware woman earlier this month reported her pit bull puppy was missing following a burglary at her home.

Coming up

Ohio State University Alumni Club of Delaware County, BuckeyeBlast! 2015, 6:30 p.m. April 14, at the Brookshire Banquet Facility, 405 Greif Parkway, Delaware. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Dimitrious Stanley will be the featured speaker, and Buckeye Blend Quartet will provide entertainment. James Cotton and the Buck-Icon Foundation will bring several former OSU football players to the event. There will be a silent auction and a pasta bar for dinner (cash bar for drinks).

First Friday focus is 'Health with Friends'

Main Street Delaware on First Friday, April 3, will celebrate "Health with Friends."

Good Friday events open to the public

The Delaware Ministerial Association has planned two community events for Good Friday, April 3.

Seminar turns spotlight on plants native to Ohio

Go Native This Spring, a seminar sponsored by the Ohio State University Extension Delaware County Master Gardeners, will be held from 9 a.m. to noon April 18 at the Delaware County Board of Developmental Disabilities, 151 E. Orange Road in Lewis Center.

‘One size fits all’ no more in district math

Delaware City School District officials are discussing new ways to help math students reach their potential.

Preservation Parks news

For more information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County or to register for a program, call 740-524-8600, extension 3 or email The parks are open every day from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Facility hours will not change. Visit for more information.

OWU coach digs deeper into hazing

With 657 wins, two NCAA Division III national championships and a long list of awards and honors, Ohio Wesleyan University men's soccer coach Jay Martin has just about accomplished it all on the field.

Letter clarifies mall's financial impact on Big Walnut schools

Simon/Tanger outlet-mall officials have confirmed that property taxes from its planned Berkshire Township development would never take the place of an operating levy in the Big Walnut Local School District.
Police beat

Delaware: Fight at Houk Road business leads to two arrests

Delaware police made two arrests March 11 after responding to a report of an altercation at a business on the city's west side.

Spring means high gear for school renovations

It's spring in Delaware, and this year, that means more than just flowers and warmer weather.

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