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    Helicopter crash victims upgraded to stable condition

    Two men have been upgraded to stable condition following an early Thursday afternoon helicopter crash on the border of Delaware and Union counties.
  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Anthony Klein, who works at the Home Depot store in Lewis Center, paints what will be the library at the Second Ward Community Initiative's community center, 50 Ross St. Home Depot donated supplies and employees volunteered to improve the center Thursday, April 17.

    Makeover for future Second Ward hub

    When the city of Delaware bought the vacant building at 50 Ross St. in 2004, officials had hopes of improving the site to benefit the neighborhood.
  • RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    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!"

Outlet-mall annexation gets county leaders' nod

The race to build an outlet-mall complex in Berkshire Township continued last week as county commissioners approved a key annexation for one of two proposed developments.

County commissioner, GOP leader spar over campaign

In the Republican primary for Delaware County commissioner, the appropriateness of one candidate's decision to enter the race at all has become a key issue for his opponents and the county GOP's leadership.
Delaware City Council

Upgrades could let residents 'attend' meetings from home

Residents looking to keep an eye on the business of the city of Delaware may not have to leave their homes in the near future.

Health district reaches out to bedbug victims

The Delaware General Health District hopes its new program will help take some of the bite out of paying for bedbug treatments.

Sunbury puts up cash to improve employees' health

Through the village's savings in health-insurance costs, Sunbury Village Council is giving back to its employees and promoting fitness by reimbursing gym memberships.

Council for Older Adults pays tribute to volunteers

The Council for Older Adults of Delaware County held its annual volunteer recognition event April 10.

Big Walnut tennis team returns favor to charity

Big Walnut High School boys tennis coach Ryan Balaz wanted to teach something other than tennis to his team.

New hires will ease crowding at intermediate school

Big Walnut School Board members recently approved the hiring of three additional teachers at Big Walnut Intermediate School to help reduce class sizes in the crowded school.
Police beat

Thefts reported on Ohio Wesleyan University campus; one suspect arrested

Delaware police have investigated multiple thefts on Ohio Wesleyan University's campus within the last two weeks.
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