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  • Ohio Wesleyan University ecological researcher Jordane Faith (center) helps Delaware students Riley Sheets (left) and Bailey Decker as they use a device to measure light intensity at the forest floor during Dempsey Middle School's Summer Ecology Program.

    Students release woodlands from aliens' grip

    Students not only are eradicating invasive alien species from the Dempsey Middle School wetlands, they're also learning skills for the workplace.
    Kalynn Cooper, a groomer for Luther Stables, gives a soap bath to Jilted Bride, a 4-year-old mare, while working Wednesday, July 23, at the Delaware County Fairgrounds.

    It's a wash

    Cooper, a Morrow County resident, has worked for the stables for about six months. The 2014 Delaware County Fair runs Sept. 13-20.
  • Delaware received this MaxxPro MRAP from the U.S. Department of Defense.

    Police chief: Armored vehicle will be useful here

    Delaware's police chief said he views a former military vehicle recently acquired by the department as a defensive tool, not a weapon.

Foundry will expand as city looks into 'stench'

Delaware City Council approved an iron foundry's expansion last week while promising to look into solutions for what some locals call "the Delaware stench."

New online system simplifies permit process

The Delaware County Sheriff's Office hopes a new online registration system will make it easier for residents to obtain or renew concealed-carry permits.

Memorial to commemorate Harlem Township schools

The Harlem High School Alumni Association and Harlem Township Heritage hope to raise awareness of the former Harlem Township schools by building a memorial in Center Village's Community Park.

Latest scam: Fake deputy demands cash from seniors

A man claiming to be a Delaware County Sheriff's deputy has been attempting to scam the county's senior citizens out of money, according to law enforcement officials.
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Delaware: Third homemade explosive found in neighborhood

A makeshift explosive device was discovered on a Delaware street less than three months after a similar device was found a block away.
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