Glad You Asked: Genealogists at home in the library

Glad You Asked: Genealogists at home in the library

Welcome to September. The temperatures are already dropping and the leaves are getting crunchy. Have you lit your pumpkin scented candles yet?There...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Carol O’Brien: Proud of Delaware County’s community spirit

Carol O’Brien: Proud of Delaware County’s community spirit

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. I am proud to live in and serve the citizens of Delaware County.I particularly love the sense ...

September 1st, 2017 updated: September 1st, 2017. |  


Glad You Asked: Library helping people overcome language barriers

Glad You Asked: Library helping people overcome language barriers

Mluvíš anglicky? Parlez vous anglais? Sprechen Sie Englisch? Ingriis miyaad ku hadashaa? ¿Habla Usted inglés?It’s hard to su...

August 26th, 2017 |  



Judge: A call to lawless action

Judge: A call to lawless action

“This is, however, a classic case where speech is brigaded with action. They are indeed inseparable and a prosecution can be launched for the ov...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Glad You Asked: Kids top 2 million minutes of summer reading time

Glad You Asked: Kids top 2 million minutes of summer reading time

Children headed back into the classroom in many of the Delaware County schools this week. It’s been a great summer at the Delaware County Distri...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Judge: Beyond the Courthouse Door

Judge: Beyond the Courthouse Door

Atop the steps, the oaken beams, on hinges finely wrought,Stand guard before the rights for which the Founders lengthy fought.The halls beyond, the ma...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Glad You Asked: Board of trustees passionate about library

Glad You Asked: Board of trustees passionate about library

Like many non-profits, the Delaware County District Library is governed by a board of trustees. This group of seven individuals sets Library policy, h...

August 12th, 2017 |  


Judge: ‘Prank Call that Changed America’ turns 50

Judge: ‘Prank Call that Changed America’ turns 50

“The powers of the Star Chamber were a trifle in comparison with those of our juvenile courts.” — Dean Pound, 1937“Under our C...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Column: Library open to patron ideas

Column: Library open to patron ideas

Every so often a patron will approach us at the Delaware County District Library with an idea. Many times their suggestion is something that helps imp...

August 5th, 2017 |  


O’Brien: What’s going on here?

O’Brien: What’s going on here?

There is a saying that you cannot please all of the people all of the time. This is particularly true when it comes to sentencing those guilty of a cr...

August 4th, 2017 |