The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed Wed, 27 May 2015 11:39:41 EST 1800 Hyer to speak at League of American Orchestras conference The executive director of the Central Ohio Symphony, Warren W. Hyer, will be a featured speaker at a session of the national conference of the League of American Orchestras in Cleveland this week. Wed, 27 May 2015 04:56:02 EST Negotiations continue over disputed cemetery Officials from the village of Galena and Berkshire Township are hoping to resolve their dispute over a centuries-old cemetery. Wed, 27 May 2015 04:36:02 EST Health districts seek volunteers for exercise Several central Ohio health departments are gearing up to test public health emergency response plans and hundreds of volunteers are needed, according to health officials. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:36:02 EST Turning Point receives check Turning Point received a check for $117,791 on Tuesday that will help in creating the first domestic violence shelter in Delaware County. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:06:06 EST ‘Project Prepare’ underway The Delaware chapter of the American Red Cross and the Delaware Fire Department are teaming up as part of a campaign to help local residents prevent fires and prepare for weather emergencies. Wed, 27 May 2015 02:06:03 EST Farm trek Third-graders from Gables Elementary in Columbus took a tour of Price Farm Organics with Delaware farmer and owner Tom Price on Tuesday morning. The Ohio Livestock Coalition held an essay contest this year as part of its “For Your... Wed, 27 May 2015 01:41:02 EST Camp Invention coming to Walnut Creek Camp Invention, a summer enrichment day camp program supported by the United States Patent and Trademark Office and the National Inventors Hall of Fame, is coming to Walnut Creek Elementary School in Galena the week of June 1-5. Wed, 27 May 2015 01:21:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER Delaware police report: Tue, 26 May 2015 16:21:06 EST OWU gets $4.59M in gift commitments$4.59M-in-gift-commitments Ohio Wesleyan University has received three gift commitments totaling $4.59 million to support its “Connect Today, Create Tomorrow” fundraising campaign. Tue, 26 May 2015 15:01:02 EST BV to hold fourth community forum tonight Buckeye Valley officials this evening hope to whittle down their elementary facility options to a single plan at the district's fourth community forum on the matter. Tue, 26 May 2015 04:46:03 EST Students find yoga helpful in easing stress Students at Buckeye Valley Middle School filed out of Tina Francis' career-based instruction class calling “Namaste” to one another. Tue, 26 May 2015 04:01:15 EST Business facades show face of downtown Delaware One of the successes of downtown Delaware has been the city's Downtown Facade Improvement Program. Tue, 26 May 2015 01:31:06 EST Delaware honors the fallen Members of the Air Force Junior ROTC (above) presented the colors at the city of Delaware's Memorial Day ceremony Monday morning at Oak Grove Cemetery. Members of the Vietnam Veterans of America Delaware Chapter 1095 (below) fired a volley... Tue, 26 May 2015 01:31:04 EST Orange students win writing competition The winner of this year's “Diverse Minds Youth Writing Challenge” in the Columbus region is “The Very Special Candy,” written and illustrated by Amanda Ba and Meghan McCloskey from Olentangy Orange High School in Lewis... Tue, 26 May 2015 01:31:02 EST A special ride Since returning from deployment in Afghanistan in 2011, Sgt. Matt Ayers has been trying to return to a life he once knew. Sat, 23 May 2015 06:31:03 EST Winery needs more space What started as a date has blossomed into a successful business — so much so that the Blend of Seven Winery needs bigger digs and will move to 1400 Stratford Road and be open by Sept. 1. Sat, 23 May 2015 05:51:02 EST Memorial Day events planned Memorial Day activities are planned across Delaware County on Monday.Here's a guide to events: Sat, 23 May 2015 04:46:02 EST Harsh named ‘Teen of the Year’ Curtis Harsh has been named The Gazette's “Teen of the Year” by the newspaper staff. Sat, 23 May 2015 04:31:01 EST Grand jury indictments issued A Delaware County grand jury issued indictments against a number of individuals Friday.Included were: Sat, 23 May 2015 02:46:05 EST Ex-Delaware man indicted for interfering in investigation A former Delaware man has been indicted by the Norfolk (Virginia) General District Court for alleged crimes committed after the disappearance of his adopted daughter, WAVY Channel 10 reports. Sat, 23 May 2015 02:46:04 EST