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Greenhouse will keep city's plants comfy in winter

A new structure behind the city's public-works complex near the Point proves Delaware is a community on the grow.
Delaware County Historical Society

Barn, house make 'wonderful gift'

The Delaware County Historical Society has found a way for brides and grooms to step into the past as they walk down the aisle.
County administrator job

Four hopefuls remain out of 30 applicants

The field of candidates for the open Delaware County administrator position has been narrowed to four.

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Community Library news

The following programs are offered at the Community Library, 44 Burrer Drive, Sunbury, unless noted. For information, call 740-965-3901, email or visit Library hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The library is closed on Sunday.

Delaware County District Library news

The following programs are offered at the Delaware County District Library, 84 E. Winter St. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For information, contact or call 740-362-3861.

E-HEAP heating bill help is available

The Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program began last November and continues through March 2016. Income eligibility is 175 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines ($42,437.50 per year for a family of four).

Pancake-eating contest highlights Lions breakfast

The Delaware Lions Club will celebrate its 65th anniversary with an all-you-can-eat pancake-breakfast fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 20 at Dempsey Middle School, 599 Pennsylvania Ave.

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. Hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. through the end of February. Closing time will revert back to 9 p.m. in March.

Stratford Ecological Center news

Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road.

Tax preparation help is offered

Community Action Organization, in partnership with the IRS, will offer volunteer tax preparation services in Delaware at multiple locations.
Police beat

Citation doesn't deter man from profane tirade

Police arrested a Columbus man late last month when he reportedly continued to cause a disturbance at a Delaware apartment complex after officers cited him.
Delaware Area Career Center

New programs respond to needs

Delaware Area Career Center officials hope a new engineering program and two additional areas of study appeal to students and area employers.

Switch to single campus on track for 2018-19 year

Workers are expected to break ground in the fall on a $45 million project to consolidate all of the Delaware Area Career Center's operations at an expanded, renovated southern campus.

Buehler's Fresh Foods Store checks out Feb. 13

As Buehler's Fresh Foods works to empty its shelves, city of Delaware officials are looking to restock the grocery store's West Central Avenue building.

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