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    Children observe as program director Kim Banks talks about a robin's nest during the program. The next Preschool Park Pals program, set for 10 a.m. May 8 at Deer Haven Preserve, will focus on frogs. For more information, visit


    Ethan Frasher, 7, watches with his intervention specialist, Meagan Dimond, as a therapy dog named Maggie runs through an obstacle course March 24 at Johnnycake Corners Elementary School in the Olentangy Local School District. The activity was part of a program held by Agility Ability, which pairs therapy dogs with special-needs children.

    Dogs, special-needs kids jump hurdles together

    "Weave! Jump! Tunnel!"

Nixed zoning request won't stop Dominion

Although a Berlin Township board rejected its rezoning request last week, Dominion Homes officials said the company still plans to build homes on a property off Africa Road.

Hayes will cut lunch periods to two after facelift

The growing student body at Hayes High School could have necessitated five daily lunch periods next school year.

Delaware egg hunt set for Saturday

While 8,000 eggs may sound like a lot, residents probably should plan on getting to the city of Delaware's Easter egg hunt early anyway.
Winter to remember

Salt use, overtime break records in Delaware, Powell

A consistently cold and snowy winter led to some of the heftiest bills for salt and overtime in the history of the cities of Delaware and Powell.

Mumps continues spread across Delaware County, central Ohio

A mumps outbreak believed to have started at Ohio State University continued to spread throughout central Ohio last week.

Teacher evaluation process may change again

The latest version of Senate Bill 229 has some Delaware City School District leaders concerned.
Police beat

Police report possible arson at OWU dorm

Delaware police and fire officials are investigating a possible case of arson on Ohio Wesleyan University's campus.
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