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Man who stabbed OWU student sentenced to jail

A Delaware man has been sentenced to six years in prison for stabbing an Ohio Wesleyan University student last spring.
Police beat

Delaware: Police get involved after tattoo doesn't pass muster

A Worthington mother and her teenage daughter declined to press charges after the daughter was tattooed earlier this month at a Delaware residence.

Signature discrepancies extinguish anti-JEDD campaign in Berkshire

Petitioners looking to overturn the creation of a joint economic development district in Berkshire Township suffered another blow last week.

Willis custodian is a lifesaver

It was destiny that he was in the right place at the right time, Mike Young believes.

District looking out for those who may not graduate

Delaware students who risk not graduating in the spring can take advantage of district options that may help them.

Food Network charmed by Caroline's cupcakes

A Dempsey Middle School student will show off her culinary chops on national TV.

Former hotel site welcomes more housing for seniors

A Cincinnati firm is moving forward with plans to build 44 additional units of senior housing at the Delaware Place apartment complex, located on the former site of the Delaware Hotel.

Students take law into their own hands in mock trial

Students from several Delaware and Franklin county high schools will put their knowledge of law to the test in a real Ohio courtroom this week.

Coming up

Unity Church of Delaware, opening reception for the art show, "Change of HeART: Celebrating Unity Artists," 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 8 at 4277 U.S. Rt. 23, Dela-ware. In addition to viewing the art and talking to the artists, guests will have the opportunity to create their personal life-meaning symbols. Music will be provided by Susan Kay, and refreshments will be available. Admission is free.

I Love My White Shoes author to sign books at Fundamentals

Eric Litwin, the guitar-strumming, harmonica-blowing, song-singing author of the first four Pete the Cat picture books and the author of the new musical series The Nuts, will sign his books from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at Fundamentals, 25 W. Winter St., Delaware.

Great Decisions series begins Feb. 6

The annual Great Decisions Community Discussion Series will begin Feb. 6, at William Street United Methodist Church, 28 W. William St., Delaware. The free weekly programs on current foreign policy will run from noon to 1 p.m. each Friday through March 27.

Delaware County District Library news

The following programs are offered at the Delaware County District Library, 84 E. Winter St. For information, contact or call 740-362-3861.

Community Library news

The following programs are offered at the Community Library, 44 Burrer Drive, Sunbury. For information, call 740-965-3901, email nicema@ or visit community.

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 offices of Preservation Parks are at 2656 Hogback Road in Sunbury.

Board of elections keeps JEDD referendum off Berkshire ballot

A ruling by the Delaware County Board of Elections on Tuesday, Jan. 20, will keep a referendum on the creation of a joint economic development district off the ballot in Berkshire Township.

Such great heights

The next Lego Club, with a robot theme, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the library's main branch, 84 E. Winter St.

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