Unsung hero to retire

Unsung hero to retire

The end of the month will mark the end of an era for a local law enforcement hero — Sgt. Randy Pohl, of the Delaware County Sheriff’s Offi...

March 6th, 2020 |  


Start with kitchen sink

Start with kitchen sink

About 20 years ago, my wife ran across a lady who helped people get their houses clean and in order. She was known as the “Fly Lady.” Her ...

March 6th, 2020 |  


Fighting maternal, infant mortality

Fighting maternal, infant mortality

We know we have a serious problem with infant mortality and maternal mortality in Ohio and around the country — and that we see huge disparities...

March 5th, 2020 |  



Being on the ballot

Being on the ballot

It’s March now, and since time flies by very quickly, Election Day will be here before we know it. I have been thinking of writing about the fac...

March 4th, 2020 |  


Constellation sets sail

Constellation sets sail

Ahoy, mateys. This week we be writing about a mighty constellational ship and its various constituent parts. Those parts include Puppis, the Poop, whi...

March 3rd, 2020 |  


Plants need to breathe

Plants need to breathe

Plants breathe through their roots. If there’s a piece of knowledge that separates “green thumb” gardeners from the rest of us, it&#...

February 29th, 2020 |  


USMCA to take Ohio’s economy to next level

USMCA to take Ohio’s economy to next level

The booming Ohio economy is about to get another colossal boost thanks to the groundbreaking U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA.This historic trad...

February 29th, 2020 |  


Celebrate obscure holidays, come on!

Celebrate obscure holidays, come on!

Happy Leap Day! We love celebrating obscure holidays at the Delaware County District Library.For example, you might walk in to a branch, see people we...

February 29th, 2020 |  


Cheaters never prosper

Cheaters never prosper

“For a journeyman pitcher a disastrous inning, such as what took place in Houston on August 4th, could and did prove to be the death knell.̶...

February 28th, 2020 |  


Dogs truly man’s best friend

Dogs truly man’s best friend

First, I want to say that I love my little basset hound “Flow” (or “Flo”).From the time she was very little, she was as abstin...

February 26th, 2020 |