Judge column: A woman of many firsts

Judge column: A woman of many firsts

“The court deliberated over her case three days, a woman applicant for admission being something new to them.”— Tiffin TribuneSept. ...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Column: No child should have to go hungry

Column: No child should have to go hungry

I’m guessing not a lot of billionaires know what it’s like to go hungry.I’m not talking about “missed a meal” or “...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Conklin: Happens only in a small town

Conklin: Happens only in a small town

“Only in a small Town” is a phrase I have found myself using often in the years I have lived in Ashley. It all started years ago when I wa...

March 7th, 2017 |  



Astronomy: The Dipper and the Bear

Astronomy: The Dipper and the Bear

Last week, we talked about the most famous star in the Big Dipper. Of course, most people know the Dipper when they see it. When I ask people what con...

March 5th, 2017 updated: March 5th, 2017. |  


Column: It’s Teen Tech Week at library

Column: It’s Teen Tech Week at library

Last year, Delaware County teens were incredibly active with the Delaware County District Library. They attended 40 programs, with a total of almost 5...

March 3rd, 2017 updated: March 3rd, 2017. |  


Column: Women have made significant impact

Column: Women have made significant impact

My mother-in-law, Evelyn Cleo Larson Owen, will celebrate her 97th birthday on March 10, 2017. When she was born, women did not have the right to vote...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Conklin: My pen pal, the Duffy Girl

Conklin: My pen pal, the Duffy Girl

A new experience in my life started one evening when I was at our library and noticed a very small slip of paper taped to the check-out desk. It wasn&...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Astronomy: The horse and his rider

Astronomy: The horse and his rider

As winter turns to spring, now is a great time to check out the Big Dipper and its most famous star. Look high in the west above Polaris, the North St...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


Role playing game books at library

Role playing game books at library

On Valentine’s Day, your Delaware County District Library showed our love by expanding our incredibly popular board game collection to now inclu...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Judge column: Teacher, get thee a warrant?

Judge column: Teacher, get thee a warrant?

“After the initial search, all justifications for examining the bag’s contents were fulfilled and no further justification existed to sear...

February 23rd, 2017 |