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Gettsburg Collge professor to speak at OWU

Ohio Wesleyan University will host Peter S. Carmichael, director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22.

Powdering through

The tradition is part of homecoming-week festivities, which wrapped up Saturday, Oct. 10, with the homecoming dance.

Willis building's transition nears

Big changes are coming down the pike for Willis Intermediate School.

Veterans Day parade set for Nov. 8

The Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Committee has announced the annual Veterans Parade will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8. The 2015 grand marshals will be female veterans.

Stratford offers volunteer opportunities

The Stratford Ecological Center offers several volunteer opportunities at its 3083 Liberty Road location. To volunteer or for more information, call Jane Walsh at 740-363-2548 or visit

Stratford Ecological Center news

Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road.

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. The parks are open every day from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Visit for more information.

Ohio Wesleyan University news

Ohio Wesleyan University music faculty members Mariko Kaneda and David Niwa will present a concert at 3:15 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, in Jemison Auditorium inside Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St., Delaware.

Delaware County District Library news

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

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

Coming up

Delaware County Habitat for Humanity, orientation session for new volunteers, 6 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Habitat office, 305 Curtis St., Delaware. This is meeting includes an overview of Habitat and the ways volunteers can get involved. To register, visit the website habitat For more information, call Linda Warren at 740-363-9950, ext. 222.

'Learning by doing' brings success at career center

At the Delaware Area Career Center, students walk away with real-world experience in their chosen fields.

Career center impresses from POV of parent, professional

I am writing this letter to encourage our local voters to support the renewal levy for the Delaware Area Career Center on Nov. 3.

Candidates forum canceled

The League of Women Voters has announced the cancellation of the Oct. 15 Olentangy Local School District school board candidates forum.

Business of legalizing marijuana to be program topic

Ohio Wesleyan University will host a "CannaBusiness" panel discussion to discuss the business of legalizing marijuana at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27.

Band excels at regional contest

The Hayes High School marching band won eight trophies at the recent Nordonia Festival of Bands Ohio Music Educators Association competition.

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