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Delaware Gazette - Delaware Ohio

Those who drive on Horseshoe Road in Delaware County may have wondered why there is a Marlborough Cemetery in what is Troy Township. As many who live in the county know, there is a Marlboro Township north of Troy Township that borders Morrow County. Originally it was called Marlborough Township. Wikipedia said this is because […]

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ThisWeek Community News - Delaware News - Historic Delaware County Courthouse

Delaware City Hall work reveals fire pole, plaster reliefs Delaware NewsPaul Comstock Delaware’s City Hall, 1 S. Sandusky St., housed the city fire department from its opening in 1937 until firefighters moved out and the building was renovated in the 1970s.  Now the building is in the final stages of a $1.3 million renovation project.  […]

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ThisWeek Community News - Delaware News - Historic Delaware County Courthouse

Delaware County Historic Courthouse restoration nearly finished Delaware NewsPaul Comstock – ThisWeek   A Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the new veterans memorial in front of the Delaware County Historic Courthouse, where a yearlong restoration project nears completion.  Throughout the renovations, a statue of a Civil War […]

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Delaware Gazette - Delaware Ohio

Delaware only ranked city in central Ohio as Best Places to Live November 4, 2020 by JOSHUA KEERAN Submitted story Money Magazine has named the city of Delaware to its 2020 list of the Best Places to Live in America, ranking Delaware at No. 32 overall. Delaware was the only ranked city in central Ohio, […]

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National Registry of Historic Places - Plaque - Delaware County Ohio

Historic Delaware House Available Via Auction A historic Delaware house is undergoing a foreclosure auction, providing the possibility of obtaining a unique piece of local heritage. According to the website OhioForeclosures.com, the brick Italianate house at 249 North Sandusky Street is undergoing an online foreclosure auction ending on November 17. The current bid is $1,000, […]

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WWI Vet honored

By Dillon Davis – cdavis@aimmediamidwest.com POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 BY DELAWARE GAZETTE The World War I memorial at Veterans Memorial Plaza in Delaware now contains a brick honoring John Carroll. The plaza is located adjacent to the Delaware Community Center YMCA and the Ohio Army National Guard Readiness Center on South Houk Road. Standing next to the […]

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Little Brown Jug Way - Honorary Street Sign

POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 BY DELAWARE GAZETTEBy Dillon Davis – cdavis@aimmediamidwest.com Although the 75th running of the Little Brown Jug will be run today with little fanfare as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the race’s importance to the community is not wavering. On Saturday, the race was immortalized at the Delaware County Fairgrounds with the honorary […]

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Little Brown Jug Historic Marker

POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 BY JOSHUA KEERANSpecial to The Gazette – delnews@aimmediamidwest.com Over the last year, volunteers at the Delaware County Historical Society (DCHS) have been working on an oral history project to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the running of the Little Brown Jug harness race. Hundreds of hours were spent interviewing people associated with the […]

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Brent Carson as William Little at Meyers Inn Sunbury

POSTED ON SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 BY JOSHUA KEERAN Special to The Gazette – delnews@aimmediamidwest.com SUNBURY — Brent Carson as William Little recently visited the Myers Inn Museum in Sunbury to visit with Eliza Myers (widow of Lawrence Myers, a co-founder of Sunbury). William entertained Eliza by remembering the whos and whats of Delaware. This meeting been filmed and is […]

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The Delaware Gazette 12th Annual (2020) Readers’ Choice Poll Has voted The Barn at Stratford #1 Wedding Venue (again) #1 Meeting Venue #1 Banquet/Reception Facility The Barn at Stratford and the Delaware County Historical Society are honored by the Delaware Gazette Readers’ Choice 2020 poll awarding us the top Banquet/Reception Facility, top Meeting Venue, and […]

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