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Singing in the rain

With battles behind it, outlet mall breaks ground

Many of the remarks offered by state, local and business officials at a groundbreaking ceremony for Delaware County’s future outlet mall touched on a common notion: just wait until next year.
Olentangy schools

Raiff to keep talent in district

The Olentangy Local School District finalized a three-year contract with its next superintendent earlier this week.
Mount Carmel's Orange Township center

Fitness focus of new health facility

Mount Carmel Health's multimillion dollar investment in Orange Township may open as soon as December.
Powell Planning and Zoning

Germain rolling out campus renovations

Germain Motor Co. will continue its efforts to renovate and redevelop its Powell campus after receiving approval from a city board last week.
History today

Ghosts of Powell's past tell tales

"Tell a story." My husband regularly encourages me to do that when I prepare these columns. The story today begins at the end and moves to the beginning.

Swimmer drowns in Alum Creek

A Columbus man drowned last week while attempting to swim across a cove at Alum Creek State Park.
Olentangy school board

White: Better policy needed for teacher misconduct

An Olentangy school board member last week said the district needs to take further steps to alert the public about possible cases of misconduct involving teachers.

Kroger debuts new look after $1.8M facelift

The Kroger store at 3975 W. Powell Road has completed a $1.8 million renovation that began in early June.

Stratford Ecological Center news

Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road. For information on the following programs or to register, call 740-363-2548 or email SEC EarthShare@aol.com.

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 register@preservationparks.com. 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 preservationparks.com for information.
Police beat

Olentangy/Powell: Playground toys stolen from school

An unknown suspect stole playground toys after breaking into a building on Oak Creek Elementary School's campus, 1256 Westwood Drive, earlier this month in Orange Township.

Drainage workshop set for July 16

The Delaware Soil & Water Conservation District will hold a workshop on drainage in neighborhoods and rural areas at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16, at the John Miller residence, 2922 Berlin Station Road, Delaware. This free workshop is designed for homeowners and rural residents and will cover the following topics:

Coming up

Powell Chamber of Commerce Farm Market, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 24, at 240 N. Liberty, in Powell. The event is held rain or shine.

Coming up

Powell Chamber of Commerce Farm Market, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 24 at 240 N. Liberty, in Powell. The event is held rain or shine.

Stratford Ecological Center news

Stratford Ecological Center is at 3083 Liberty Road. For more information on the following programs, to register or to volunteer, call 740-363-2548 or email SECVolunteer@ aol.com (volunteers) or SECEarthShare@ aol.com.

Neighbors in the news

Brooke Bendick of Powell and Kaitlynn Hanna of Lewis Center are among the more than 200 young dancers from 21 states who are participating in the BalletMet Dance Academy 2015 Summer Intensive.

Orange branch library news

The following programs are offered at the Orange branch of the Delaware County District Library, 7171 Gooding Blvd. Contact delawarelibrary.org or call 740-549-2665.

Powell branch library news

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, 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, or email register@preservation parks.com. 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 preservationparks.com for more information.

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