The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Sat, 1 Nov 2014 06:16:46 EST 1800 Our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Nick Guglielmi 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, 1 Nov 2014 01:41:02 EST Dempsey Middle welcomes Japanese students Dempsey Middle School welcomed a group of 22 Japanese exchange students from Sakata, Japan, Friday in the 17th year of the Sakata exchange program with Delaware County. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:44:01 EST ‘Sensitive Santa’ slated for Dec. 6 Delaware County Board of Developmental Disabilities Superintendent Bob Morgan plans to don his Santa costume one last time before he retires in May. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:34:03 EST Schilder practicing law for 50 years and definitely not retiring When Joe Schilder first started law school, he heard some other students say there were no lawyers in Sunbury. He said he didn't even know where Sunbury was, but he remembered that casual comment. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:19:05 EST Morgan set to retire next year Bob Morgan, superintendent of the Delaware County Board of Developmental Disabilities, has announced that he will step down after three decades of service to the county. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:19:03 EST Judge candidate to face election commission A candidate running for a Delaware County Common Pleas Court judgeship has been referred to the Ohio Elections Commission, based on errors contained in campaign finance reports. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:53:01 EST 2 indicted by grand jury A Delaware County grand jury has returned a three-count indictment against Jamesena M. Jones and a nine-count indictment against Katherine R. Price. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:01:03 EST Handbell Festival at OWU on Nov. 23 The 19th annual Delaware Area Handbell Festival will take place in Gray Chapel on the Ohio Wesleyan University campus on Sunday, Nov. 23, at 7 p.m. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:10:03 EST County whittling down architect list Delaware County has narrowed its list of architectural firms to design a new 62,295-square-foot facility likely to house the county common pleas court and several other offices down to six. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:52:06 EST Accusations fly over bond issue campaign finances Even the campaign finance reports filed by those for and against a proposed $26.5 million bond issue in the Buckeye Valley Local School District have turned into a contentious issue, with each side accusing the other of potential foul... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:03:04 EST Event for seniors set for Nov. 13 The Ohio Senior Citizens and the Strand Theatre are hosting an event Thursday, Nov. 13, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m – free for seniors 55 or older. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:52:04 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report:A man on Senate Avenue reported Wednesday that someone had drawn graffiti on his garage door during the previous night. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:01:06 EST Hearing Nov. 7 for 2 involved in police search Two men arrested Wednesday evening after a three-hour police search near Sunbury were arraigned in Delaware Municipal Court on Thursday morning. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:51:01 EST Veterans Day parade returns to Delaware A Veterans Day parade returns to Delaware at 3 p.m. Nov. 9. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:31:05 EST Valleyside guardrail approved Residents and visitors to Willow Brook at Delaware Run will soon have a guardrail installed at the northeast corner of Valleyside Drive. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:01:02 EST VoicePlay to join ‘A Cappellooza’ at OWU Nov. 15 Ohio Wesleyan University's second annual “A Cappellooza” concert will feature an appearance by the group VoicePlay.The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 in Gray Chapel in University Hall, 61 S. Sandusky St. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:46:02 EST Elder care’s impact on workplaces topic for luncheon The Council for Older Adults will host a free luncheon and workshop for local employers on Thursday, Nov. 13, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Council's facility at 800 Cheshire Road. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:21:04 EST “Adopt-a-Family” Christmas program needs help Turning Point, a program for victims of domestic violence, is seeking support for its annual “Adopt-a-Family” Christmas program. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:01:05 EST Get Fit relocates Get Fit is a different kind of exercise studio. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:31:01 EST GOP outspends Dems in county races Democratic candidates have been outspent – slightly – by their Republican opponents in the two contested county races. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:34:05 EST