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Lewis Center crash closes U.S. 23 north; children uninjured

Two men were injured in a rollover crash that snarled traffic on U.S. Route 23 in Orange Township earlier this afternoon.

Moment in the sun

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Preservation Parks news

For more information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County or to register for a program, call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, email register@preservationparks.com, or visit preservationparks.com.
Murphy Parkway extension

Four Corners bypass to open by Sept. 30

As Powell prepares to open one downtown-area traffic improvement, city officials want feedback on possible future efforts to ease congestion.
Lewis Center Road

Roundabout could ease 'nightmare'

A well-traveled intersection in southern Delaware County could take on a new look within a year.

Nameless township park awaits voters' decision

Voters soon will decide what the new park adjacent to Orange Township's bike and pedestrian bridge will be called.

Restaurants, more coming to pair of 'great-looking' Powell buildings

Powell residents can expect to see more downtown-area offices, restaurants and shops spring up soon after Powell City Council approved the second of two neighboring retail complexes last week.
Police beat

Olentangy valley: Pills, paraphernalia found

Two women contacted the Delaware County Sheriff's Office earlier this month after they found possibly illicit substances in separate incidents in southern Delaware County.
History today

Society born during effort to save house

Louise Cornish had just two weeks to organize the campaign of her life.
Powell Liberty Historical Society

Members work to revive interest

Powell Liberty Historical Society members are celebrating the group's 30th anniversary by looking to the past and the future.

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Permits limited for duck-blind builders

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will hold a lottery to distribute 49 permits to hunters who wish to construct blinds to hunt ducks and geese in Delaware County this waterfowl hunting season.

Orange branch library notes

The following programs are offered at the Orange branch of the Delaware County District Library, 7171 Gooding Blvd. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Visit delawarelibrary.org or call 740-549-2665.

Powell branch library notes

The following programs are offered at the Powell branch of the Delaware County District Library, 460 S. Liberty St. 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, visit delawarelibrary.org or call 614-888-9160.

Preservation Parks news

For more information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County or to register for a program, call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, email register@preservationparks.com, or visit preservationparks.com.

Military notes

Spc. John Baumann of Powell recently completed combat training with the Ohio National Guard's 812th Engineer Company at the Army's Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, Louisiana.

On the move

* Olivia Tordoff of Powell has been elected as a 2016-17 American Quarter Horse Youth Association regional director.

Developer keeps sights set on Powder Room

When Powell residents used last fall’s ballot to block the development of standalone condos at the former site of the Powder Room shooting range, developer Len Pivar said he wouldn’t be “walking away from the site.”

Delaware ready for Ironman

Athletes will need a mix of determination, training and toughness to overcome the biking, running and swimming courses at the upcoming Ironman 70.3 Ohio triathlon in Delaware.

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