NEWS


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Main Street Delaware to host First Friday event

Main Street Delaware to host First Friday event

Main Street Delaware’s First Friday celebrations are set to return to downtown Delaware this month, albeit in a light, limited capacity. On Frid...

May 5th, 2021 |  


Picture of success: Yearbook nets honor

Picture of success: Yearbook nets honor

DelHi, the Hayes High School Yearbook, was recently given an award for the quality of the forthcoming 2020-2021 yearbook.The publication, organized an...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Columbus Zoo welcomes male rhino

Columbus Zoo welcomes male rhino

POWELL – He’s majestic, weighs approximately 3,500 pounds, and is an important representative for his vulnerable species. And his name is ...

May 4th, 2021 |  


Republican Party unveils new HQ

Republican Party unveils new HQ

The Delaware County Republican Party (DCRP) has made a new home for itself. During a ceremony held Thursday, members of the party held a ribbon-cuttin...

May 4th, 2021 |  


MORPC nets regional SolSmart designation

MORPC nets regional SolSmart designation

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission has been designated as a regional SolSmart community, having received the Silver desi...

May 4th, 2021 |  


DPHD: COVID-19 vaccine available to homebound residents

DPHD: COVID-19 vaccine available to homebound residents

One of Delaware County’s most vulnerable populations — the homebound — are now able to receive the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccinatio...

May 3rd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Bears hammer visiting Panthers, 16-1

Bears hammer visiting Panthers, 16-1

The Olentangy Berlin softball team dominated at the dish Friday in Delaware, scoring 16 runs on 13 hits to secure a 16-1, five-inning league win over ...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Pioneers grab key league win

Pioneers grab key league win

The Olentangy Orange baseball team fell into an early hole, but climbed out in a hurry on the way to a key 5-2 OCC-Central Division win over visiting ...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Patriots double up Shamrocks, 6-3

Patriots double up Shamrocks, 6-3

The Olentangy Liberty softball team led from start to finish, using a pair of first-inning runs to take control on the way to a 6-3 OCC-Central Divisi...

April 28th, 2021 |  


Late push sends Pacers past Golden Eagles

Late push sends Pacers past Golden Eagles

It took a little something from everyone, but the Delaware Hayes girls lacrosse team got it done as a group, outlasting host Big Walnut 12-10 Tuesday ...

April 27th, 2021 |  


Big Walnut wins quad at Orange

Big Walnut wins quad at Orange

The Big Walnut track and field teams handled their business Monday night in Lewis Center, winning a quad against Buckeye Valley, Delaware Hayes and ho...

April 26th, 2021 updated: April 26th, 2021. |  


Barons knock off Warriors, 9-3

Barons knock off Warriors, 9-3

The Buckeye Valley baseball team scored at least one run in six of its seven trips to the plate en route to a 9-3 non-league win over host Worthington...

April 26th, 2021 |  


LIFE


ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

ODH: 11% of Ohioans are vaccinated against virus

The Ohio Department of Health is reporting more than 11% of Ohioans have received one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, with 4% receiving both shots. T...

February 15th, 2021 |  


DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

DPHD reporting 81 deaths from COVID-19

Three people have died in Delaware County this week due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 81, the Delaware Public Health District announced Friday.Tw...

February 5th, 2021 |  


DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

DPHD: Confirmed COVID-19 cases in county top 10,000

The Delaware Public Health District reported Monday afternoon 10,104 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, exceeding the 10,000 mark.Confirmed ca...

February 1st, 2021 |  


Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Seitzes to celebrate 65th anniversary

Robert E. and Joyce (Tuller) Seitz will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30. They were married at the Sunbury United Methodist Church ...

December 26th, 2020 |  


Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Carters celebrate 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Carter are celebrating 60 years of marriage today. On Dec. 17, 1960, they eloped to a justice of the peace and later on had a church...

December 17th, 2020 updated: December 18th, 2020. |  


Galena cancels tree lighting

GALENA — The Village of Galena has canceled its annual tree lighting ceremony previously scheduled for December 6.The following statement was is...

December 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


StoryWalk helps promote reading, physical activity

StoryWalk helps promote reading, physical activity

If the warmer weather has got you craving some quality time outside with your family, try stopping by a Delaware County District Library StoryWalk...

May 1st, 2021 |  


Caseload keeps Domestic Relations Division busy

Caseload keeps Domestic Relations Division busy

The Domestic Relations Division of the Delaware County Common Pleas Court is housed on the fourth floor of the new courthouse.We are a very busy court...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Choosing topic to highlight can be overwhelming

Choosing topic to highlight can be overwhelming

Whenever it is my turn to write a reflection for The Gazette, it always takes awhile to decide what to write about. Being a person of words, and given...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Act tackles false claims about military service

Act tackles false claims about military service

Editor’s note: This is part two of a two-part series on stolen valor.The United States v. Alvarez. Initially the U.S. Court of Appeals for the N...

April 29th, 2021 |  


Shade trees pay for themselves

Shade trees pay for themselves

I’m one of those people who will go out of my way to park under a tree on a hot day. I’m happy to walk a little further just so that my ca...

April 28th, 2021 |  


Moment lifelong stargazer will never forget

Moment lifelong stargazer will never forget

As old age creeps up on me, I can’t help but think about what led me here to a laptop computer as I write about my lifelong obsession with space...

April 27th, 2021 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA