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Harness racing 'alive and well' in Delaware

Limelight Beach captured the Little Brown Jug on a perfect day for racing in Delaware.

Crossroads will partially shut down for upgrades

A project to improve a well-traveled intersection just southwest of the city of Delaware will lead to about a month of road closures.

Fall levy will help district buy what it needs for buildings

The Delaware City School District will ask for a straight renewal of a permanent-improvement levy in the fall, with no additional funds requested.

Big Walnut school leaders pleased with state report card

The Big Walnut School District's grades on the state report card ranged from four A's to one F.

YMCA cycling program benefits local cancer survivors

Bicycle riders in the Delaware YMCA program, RideStrong, will log 250 miles in October and then ride in a two-hour event on Saturday, Nov. 8, to support local cancer survivors.

DiGenova's contributions to district make impression

Longtime Delaware City Council member Joe DiGenova isn't a graduate of Hayes High School -- but that won't stop him from joining the Delaware City Schools Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame this week.
Police beat

Delaware: Masked men empty gas station's register

Delaware police are searching for two men who recently robbed a gas station south of the city's downtown.

Preservation Parks news

For more information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County or to register for a program, call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, or email The offices of Preservation Parks are at 2656 Hogback Road in Sunbury.
A walk in the park

Efforts could extend monarch butterflies' reign

A host of little brown grasshoppers and a few dozen clouded sulphur butterflies kept me company during a recent late-summer walk through the prairies at Blues Creek Preserve in Ostrander. Goldenrod and Indian grass towered over my head on all sides, with a variety of other prairie plants -- partridge pea, New England aster, ox-eye sunflower and black-eyed Susans -- gracing the edges of the trail.

Police seek men who robbed Delaware gas station

Delaware police are searching for two men who recently robbed a gas station south of the city’s downtown.
A Taste of the Jug

Job loss provides missing ingredient for sweet treat

Even if you've never seen a horse race, Fern Upshaw thinks you'll love a taste of the Little Brown Jug.
2013-14 report card

Big Walnut meets all 24 indicators on state report card

The Big Walnut Local School District earned several A’s on its new state report card, but one F has reared its head as well.
2013-14 report card

Delaware earns three A’s on state report card

The Delaware City School District met 23 of 24 state indicators on the Ohio Department of Education’s latest report card – but a couple of lower grades likely will mar the district’s overall score.

All Horse Parade

City steps up incentives to keep firm in Delaware

A half-million dollar road project is expected to pave the way for a company's expansion on the city of Delaware's southwest side.
Hayes High School

Pacer Pantry helps fight hunger after classes end

Hayes High School is fighting hunger by opening the Pacer Pantry to any student or community member in need.

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