The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:36:59 EST 1800 Next Parade of Homes at Northstar By Gary Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:56:04 EST County eyes plan to generate $272M$272M By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comDelaware County officials are considering a drastic change in the way in which they pay for sanitary sewer system improvements. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:01:06 EST Consignment sale starts Thursday By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comThe fall edition of Delaware's “Three Bags Full” children's consignment sale starts this Thursday and runs through Saturday. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:01:03 EST Body recovered from missing man’s car Staff ReportA body has been recovered from the 2004 Honda Civic that belonged to missing Anthony “Tony” Luzio and was pulled from a pond Tuesday afternoon, according to the Delaware County Sheriff's Office. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:00:03 EST Missing man’s car found in pond By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comThe vehicle of a man who has been missing since 2005 was pulled out of a retention pond Tuesday afternoon. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:47:04 EST ‘Special Needs Registry’ could be a life-saver First responders understand that in an emergency situation most average adults find themselves stretched to their limits before the situation is under control or has been resolved. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:30:05 EST Author Rachel Held Evans coming to OWU Staff ReportAward-winning author and popular blogger Rachel Held Evans will speak at Ohio Wesleyan University at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 in the Benes Rooms of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:34:02 EST Sisters win high praise When I first contacted local high school principals about our “Teen of the Week” feature recently, one principal was disappointed to learn that only senior students are eligible to be considered. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:01:04 EST Elections board praised for Powell actions The Delaware County Board of Elections was lauded by county commissioners Monday for the way in which officials have handled a controversial ballot measure that the Ohio Supreme Court ordered on the ballot just days before early voting... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:39:04 EST Former Showa executive faces price-fixing charges By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comA former top executive of a Japanese-based company with American headquarters in the village of Sunbury faces charges for his role in an alleged price-fixing scheme. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:37:05 EST ‘Hellbender’ makes a comeback By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comThe Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, along with The Wilds, recently released amphibians called “eastern hellbenders” into Ohio streams. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:05:04 EST Optimum Plastics acquired by Wisconsin firm By Gary Budzakgbudzak@civitasmedia.comWisconsin-based Bloomer Plastics Inc. announced Monday it has acquired Optimum Plastics Inc., 1188 S. Houk Road. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:39:05 EST A school district divided By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comAnother ballot measure has deeply divided the Buckeye Valley Local School District community. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:46:04 EST $50K from county needed for vets memorial$50K-from-county-needed-for-vets-memorial By Dustin Ensingerdensinger@civitasmedia.comA $320,000 state grant for the construction of a veterans memorial hinges on securing another $50,000 in funding in the coming months. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:33:05 EST Sunbury library seeks 1-mill renewal levy By Lenny C. Lepolanewsguy@ee.netCommunity Library in Sunbury is on the Nov. 4 ballot, seeking approval of a renewal of the library's 1-mill operating levy. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:25:05 EST Gloria adores her mom Hello to one and all! Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:31:03 EST Vazquez named National Merit Commended Student Big Walnut High School senior Kevin Vazquez has been named a “Commended Student” in the 2014-15 school year National Merit Scholarship Program. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 05:07:04 EST Our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Rebecca Kovatch Editor's note: The Gazette today kicks off its weekly “Teen of the Week” feature, which recognizes top high school seniors from around Delaware County. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:21:06 EST Master Gardeners converge on Delaware County By Stacy KessFor The GazetteGardeners from around the state toured Delaware County Friday as a fall morning chill turned into an unseasonably warm and breezy afternoon. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:43:03 EST Another top GOP official faces criminal charges A top Delaware County Republican is facing criminal charges after he was arrested early Friday morning. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:51:05 EST