February 3, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lakewood looking at levy

HEBRON - Lakewood school board members will meet in special session on Monday, Feb. 5, where they could pass a resolution that would be the first step to putting a levy on the May ballot. More...

It's Consumer Protection Week February 4-9

BUCKEYE LAKE - National Consumer Protection Week is February 4-9. The U.S. Postal Service is teaming with other agencies to educate consumers about fraudulent work-at-home schemes. More...

It's a waiting game for salvage yard

BALTIMORE- It's starting to feel like a chess match for the Liberty Township Trustees; none of the trustees is certain what is going to happen next with a controversial salvage yard planned for 145 Baltimore-Somerset Road, or even if they can legal More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 5. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pizza, garden salad, and chilled pineapple. Tuesday: Hamburger, oven baked fries, and chilled peaches. More...

Free help available Feb. 11 for college financial aid

NEWARK - Applying for financial aid beyond high school can often be complicated, confusing, and even intimidating to college-bound students. More...

Police Report

Police activity report

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore + Jan. 22: Police assisted on a squad run to West Jefferson Street. + Jan. 22: Police removed a deer in the roadway south of the village on Ohio 158. + Jan. More...

BEACON CAUGHT IN A NEW 'NET'

Ah, the 21st Century! The Buckeye Lake Beacon can now be found online at a new address - www.buckeyelakebeacon.net. More...

Editorials & Letters

Sewer rate hike: Something can be done

The proposed 69 percent increase for Buckeye Lake Sewer District customers has been called, among other things, "unaffordable and unreasonable." While the huge increase certainly will be unaffordable for some residents, unfortunately it doesn't make More...

We can't stop now

Editor: Buckeye Lake Sewer District customers need to keep the pressure on Licking County Commissioners to reduce their proposed sewer rate increase to just what is required to efficiently build and operate the new plant. More...

Guest column: Telephone tax refund available this year

Telephone customers need to know that a special one-time refund is available through their federal tax forms. As part of a U.S. More...

Obituaries

Marie Kalb

Marie Kalb, 81 of Baltimore, died Sunday, January 28, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Wildermuth Memorial Church. She is survived by her son, Daniel R. More...

Marcia Alice McFarland

Marcia Alice McFarland, age 86 of Jacksontown, entered into eternal rest Thursday, January 25, 2007, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice, Newark Memorial Hospital. She was born May 3, 1920 in Newark, to William W. and Jessie (Redman) Ryan. More...