Volunteers sought to help with income tax prep

Volunteers sought to help with income tax prep

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, which suspended operations in Delaware County two years ago during the pandemic, is preparing to return this winter and is l...

August 27th, 2022 |  


New school year brings mixed emotions

New school year brings mixed emotions

A new school year is often an exciting and stressful time. At the Delaware County Domestic Relations Court, this time of year brings a lot of cases th...

August 26th, 2022 |  


Literary legacy of Frederick Buechner

Literary legacy of Frederick Buechner

Thirty years ago when I had finished my time in seminary and was waiting for a place of ministry to open up, I had some time on my hands. At the sugge...

August 26th, 2022 |  



Working together with families

Working together with families

Editor’s Note: This week’s column is written by Jeriah Raber, Gloria’s brother. He is writing the column this week while Gloria catc...

August 25th, 2022 |  


Paying for electricity is money well spent

Paying for electricity is money well spent

I just finished paying my electric bill for this past month, and I was comparing the cost of this month’s bill from other bills in the past.It m...

August 24th, 2022 |  


Ability to see stars slowly disappearing

Ability to see stars slowly disappearing

We are 22 years into the new millennium, and I am finally, at my wife’s insistence, beginning to clean out the 20th century detritus from my hom...

August 23rd, 2022 |  


DCDL offering programs for homeschoolers

DCDL offering programs for homeschoolers

In the back-to-school buzz that is in the air this week, we haven’t forgotten about our homeschool families at the Delaware County District Libr...

August 20th, 2022 |  


Children enjoy tea party at Stratford

Children enjoy tea party at Stratford

The rain held off for the Herb Group Children’s Tea Party on Aug. 4 at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. The group has offered the ha...

August 20th, 2022 |  


No Tweets, texts or surfing allowed

No Tweets, texts or surfing allowed

“The definition of talk has changed. Talk now includes blogging, putting on your Facebook account, text messaging.”— Judge Vincent C...

August 19th, 2022 |  


Planter pots make flower gardening easy

Planter pots make flower gardening easy

Most home gardeners agree that perennials are less trouble than annual bedding plants, because “they come back every year so you don’t hav...

August 18th, 2022 |