The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:16:50 EST 1800 ROOTS ambassadors paying forward A service learning group of 9- to 12-year-olds at Liberty Tree Elementary are paying it forward through their charitable actions. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:16:12 EST Grand jury indictments issued A Delaware County grand jury issued a number of indictments Friday. They include: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:46:02 EST Siudy Garrido Flamenco Dance Company to perform at OWU The Siudy Garrido Flamenco Dance Company will perform at Ohio Wesleyan University in May. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:01:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:56:04 EST Not guilty, says ex-teacher A former Arrowhead Elementary School teacher pleaded not guilty to 32 sex-abuse charges brought against him Monday in Delaware County Common Pleas Court. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:31:05 EST Rausenberg pleads not guilty Former Olentangy teacher Matthew ​Rausenberg appeared in Delaware County Common Pleas Court this morning where he entered a not-guilty plea to 32 charges, including 28 gross sexual imposition charges involving students. Judge David Gormley... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:06:04 EST City leaders brainstorm on the future Imagine a green Delaware ripe with small businesses owned by local entrepreneurs in a close-knit community. The Delaware City Council can – and city officials brainstormed ways to make it happen at a retreat Saturday. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 05:56:03 EST Ohio bill would protect flag-flying rights A bill introduced to the Ohio Senate would allow renters and homeowners greater freedom to display the Stars and Stripes, the Ohio and military service flags. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:31:01 EST Food Network exposure helps young entrepreneur Caroline Binkley is an entrepreneur who's appeared on The Food Network – and an eighth-grade student at Dempsey Middle School in Delaware. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:36:07 EST $4K goal met at the wire$4K-goal-met-at-the-wire It came down to the wire on Friday at Buckeye Valley Middle School.The school was just short of its goal of $4,000 to donate to “Pennies for Patients.” Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:21:07 EST Use your imagination Young adult author Chad Morris tells student Kasey Wells to close her eyes and use imagination during his presentation to Smith Elementary School fourth-graders Friday afternoon. Morris, the author of the popular “Cragbridge Hall” book... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:06:01 EST Hackett, Jeffrey wed Kelly Hackett and Dennis Jeffrey were married on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at St. Mary's Church in Hudson, Ohio.The bride's parents are Tim and Michele Hackett of Delaware. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 09:31:06 EST ‘This case is a work in progress’ Although a former Olentangy third-grade teacher was originally charged with rape last week, prosecutors say they felt “safer” charging him with gross sexual imposition after conducting a more thorough investigation. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:06:05 EST Meet our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Ben Evans 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, 28 Mar 2015 05:41:05 EST Fair wants $55K from county fund$55K-from-county-fund Thirteen local organizations have made their case to Delaware County commissioners for a share of money made available through their Community Enhancement Program. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 05:11:05 EST Protest hearing called for The Ohio Supreme Court has spoken, and the Delaware County Board of Elections has followed suit, but officials in Berkshire Township have not given up their quest to block a vote on a special taxing district on the site of a planned outlet-store... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:16:03 EST Traveling to Thailand Nicole Ford, executive assistant and office manager at the Delaware County Prosecutor's Office, tells two boys about Thailand during Thursday's “Traditions Night” at Woodward Elementary School. The event was sponsored by the... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:21:02 EST Competing interests overshadow India’s global potential For India to take a lead role on the world stage, it must overcome an assortment of competing sectarian influences that keep it from becoming a unified nation. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:16:06 EST ‘Eggs, Paws and Claws’ event slated at zoo In celebration of spring, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will host its annual “Eggs, Paws and Claws” event. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:41:02 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:16:03 EST