The Delaware Gazette- RSS NEWS Feed http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS http://delgazette.com/section/NEWS Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:08:33 EST 1800 Olentangy schools score high in survey http://delgazette.com/news/news/151592791/Olentangy-schools-score-high-in-survey Olentangy Local Schools remain popular with residents in the district, according to a recent survey. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:46:02 EST County jail sees spike in number of female inmates http://delgazette.com/news/news/151566442/County-jail-sees-spike-in-number-of-female-inmates The Delaware County Sheriff's Office is searching for a reason behind a spike in the number of female inmates in the Delaware County Jail earlier this week. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:56:02 EST Our ‘Teen of the Week:’ Joshua Ryan http://delgazette.com/news/news/151523577/Our-Teen-of-the-Week:-Joshua-Ryan 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, 31 Jan 2015 01:41:03 EST Council extends Initiative’s lease http://delgazette.com/news/news/151590732/Council-extends-Initiatives-lease Delaware City Council has approved a lease agreement extension with the Second Ward Community Initiative. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:26:03 EST Businesses ready for Super Bowl http://delgazette.com/news/news/151590460/Businesses-ready-for-Super-Bowl With the Super Bowl on Sunday, the only thing deflated at local bars and restaurants are the prices. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:16:09 EST Young ‘lawyers’ compete http://delgazette.com/news/news/151587643/Young-lawyers-compete Delaware's Rutherford B. Hayes Service Building was the site of a mock trial competition Friday where teams from several local schools, including Delaware Hayes High School, competed to prove which students made the better legal... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:26:03 EST POLICE BLOTTER http://delgazette.com/news/news/151587661/POLICE-BLOTTER Delaware police report:A 23-year-old woman was arrested and charged with theft at Wal-Mart Thursday morning for attempting to steal $69.65 in merchandise. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:36:03 EST Alleged Home Depot robber indicted http://delgazette.com/news/news/151589106/Alleged-Home-Depot-robber-indicted A Delaware County grand jury has returned a nine-count indictment against a Columbus man accused of robbing a Lewis Center store at gunpoint. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:26:02 EST Married couple indicted for theft http://delgazette.com/news/news/151589140/Married-couple-indicted-for-theft A Delaware County grand jury returned an 18-count indictment against a married couple from Clayton, Ohio, Friday. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:56:05 EST Driver pleads not guilty in fatal Ohio bus-truck crash http://delgazette.com/news/news/151591054/Driver-pleads-not-guilty-in-fatal-Ohio-bus-truck-crash COLUMBUS — The driver of a pickup truck that authorities say ran a red light and struck a school bus near the Ohio Statehouse has pleaded not guilty and surrendered his driver's license. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:26:08 EST Miami dean’s list announced http://delgazette.com/news/news/151573168/Miami-deans-list-announced Miami University students who ranked in the top 20 percent of undergraduate students within each division for first semester 2014-15 have been named to the dean's list for academic performance.They include: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:31:02 EST Artist at work http://delgazette.com/news/news/151566410/Artist-at-work Zoe, 4, paints a portrait of her classmate, Kendall, 5, during a “friendship painting session” at the Early Childhood Center of Ohio Wesleyan University earlier this week. The center will have an open house Feb. 7 for parents interested in... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:01:06 EST Whitney set to retire after 43 years of public service http://delgazette.com/news/news/151567253/Whitney-set-to-retire-after-43-years-of-public-service Delaware County Common Pleas Judge Duncan Whitney, who is set to retire next month, was honored Thursday for this more than four decades of public service. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:01:03 EST Comstock takes JEDD case to Ohio Supreme Court http://delgazette.com/news/news/151574094/Comstock-takes-JEDD-case-to-Ohio-Supreme-Court The fight over the creation of a Joint Economic Development District in Berkshire Township has been taken to the state's highest court. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 03:56:04 EST Senior housing on city agenda http://delgazette.com/news/news/151572473/Senior-housing-on-city-agenda Phases II and III of the Delaware Place senior housing development on South Sandusky Street will be considered in upcoming meetings by City Council and the City Planning Commission, respectively. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 03:01:03 EST Ice causes problems across county http://delgazette.com/news/news/151566421/Ice-causes-problems-across-county Snow was the least of everyone's worries Thursday morning when freezing rain covered Delaware and the rest of central Ohio with a thin layer of ice on roads, driveways and sidewalks. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:56:08 EST Students create calendars for Humane Society http://delgazette.com/news/home_top-news/151504891/Students-create-calendars-for-Humane-Society Kristina Collins' second-grade students at Hylen Souders Elementary School in Galena recently learned about entrepreneurship , with altruism tossed into the mix. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:36:16 EST Sunbury police get new cruisers http://delgazette.com/news/news/151564536/Sunbury-police-get-new-cruisers Sunbury Police Chief Pat Bennett unveiled two new Ford Police Interceptor Utility cruisers last week after they were delivered and striped. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:26:03 EST ‘Freeze Out’ raises $1,125 http://delgazette.com/news/news/151564611/Freeze-Out-raises-$1125 It wasn't nearly as cold as some years in the past but, on a recent Sunday afternoon, a few dedicated Humane Society of Delaware County volunteers braved the slightly above-freezing temperatures to show their support for animals suffering in the... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:21:04 EST Big Walnut Science Fair next Thursday http://delgazette.com/news/news/151564504/Big-Walnut-Science-Fair-next-Thursday Next Thursday, the Big Walnut Local School District will hold an event that's becoming rare in central Ohio, if not the entire state. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:21:02 EST