The Delaware Gazette- RSS Feed Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:18:03 EST 1800 POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:51:01 EST OWU ceremonies set for May 9, 10 Ohio Wesleyan University's graduating seniors will reflect upon their college experiences May 9 at baccalaureate and then receive their diplomas May 10 during OWU's 171st annual commencement exercise. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:01:11 EST BIRTHS Travis Marcum and Courtney Caudill of Delaware; a boy, Sabastian Marcum; born April 19 at Grady Memorial Hospital.David and Elizabeth Kimes of Delaware; a girl, Annabella Kimes; born April 23 at Grady Memorial Hospital. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:41:02 EST Bishops win conference tourney Staff Report Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:26:02 EST Airport runway extension may be delayed The runway extension at the Delaware Municipal Airport is still on, but will likely happen in 2016. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:41:04 EST ‘Why I choose to shop locally’ To the editor:I am writing to thank our local Delaware small businesses. The work and good that they do for the community is not “small” and does not go unnoticed. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:26:03 EST Council to meet earlier Due to a scheduling conflict, Delaware City Council will meet two hours earlier than usual today. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:46:03 EST City, township officials hope to grab share of EMS funding Officials who represent more than half of Delaware County's residents plan to renew a push to lobby the county to re-examine the way it uses a 0.5 percent sales tax to fund emergency medical services. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:26:02 EST ‘Let us celebrate, preserve our Earth’ To the editor: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:06:03 EST Springfest fun Eric Priddy, 10, gets a dog painted on his cheek by Candice Yousey, 26, during New Beginnings United Methodist Church's “Springfest” event Saturday. The free event started at 12:30 p.m. and ran until 2 p.m. The festival featured... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:41:02 EST The discarded crown of a god If you look to the east just after dark, you can still see Arcturus, the brightest star of the spring and early summer sky rising in the east. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:31:03 EST Hayes senior earns Gates scholarship A Delaware Hayes High School School senior was awarded a full-ride scholarship from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation last week. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:26:04 EST Delaware United Way president to speak on human trafficking The president of United Way of Delaware County will be traveling to speak about the county's work on combating human trafficking at a conference in Texas this week. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:26:02 EST Voters to decide fate of school levy Voters in the Big Walnut Local School District will consider the district's request for a 6.9-mill, $4.9 million substitute tax levy on the May 5 ballot.The proposed levy would be for five years. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:11:02 EST Braves trump Pioneers 17-5 By Ben Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:06:03 EST Gloria serves up meatball sub casserole Hello from Flat Rock, Illinois. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:31:03 EST German students visit one month Big Walnut High School students are hosting four students from Germany during a month-long stay as part of The Friendship Connection Inc., an exchange program between high schools in the United States and Gymnasien in Germany. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:46:02 EST JEDD ‘financially bad for Delaware County’ To the editor: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:06:04 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Drew Gouhin Editor's note: The Gazette's weekly “Teen of the Week” feature, sponsored by Ohio Wesleyan University, recognizes top high school seniors from around Delaware County. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:31:02 EST Bone up on your driving skills at the library Do you have a teenager living in your house who will soon be a driver? Are you considering getting your CDL (commercial driver's license) for a career change? Is a motorcycle license in your future? Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:46:04 EST